Punyabrata Pradhan
    Associate Professor, SNBNCBS
   







   punyabrata.pradhan@bose.res.in
   www.bose.res.in
   Telephone +91-33-2335 5706/07/08
 

Educational Background:

  • Ph.D.: Tata Institute of Fundamental research,               India (2006)
  • M.Sc.: University of Calcutta(2000)
  • Professional Background:

  • Faculty Member, S. N. Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences,     Kolkata (2011 - present)
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate, University of Stuttgart,     Germany (2009 - 2011)
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Technion, Israel         (2006 - 2009)
  • Research Interests:

  • Nonequilibrium Thermodynamics for Steady-State Systems.

  • Fluctuation Relations in Systems Driven away from Equilibrium.

  • Mass Transport Processes: Simple Exclusion Processes, Mass Chipping Models, Mass Aggregation Models, Finite Range Processes, etc.

  • Single-File Diffusion, Transport through Nanopores, etc.

  •   Significant Recent Publications:

  • Einstein relation and hydrodynamics of nonequilibrium mass transport processes, Arghya Das, Anupam Kundu, Punyabrata Pradhan, (arXiv:1701.05079).

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    • Spatial correlations, additivity and fluctuations in conserved-mass transport processes, Arghya Das, Sayani Chatterjee, Punyabrata Pradhan, Phys. Rev. E 93, 062135 (2016).

    • Additivity, density fluctuations, and nonequilibrium thermodynamics for active Brownian particles, Subhadip Chakraborti, Shradha Mishra, Punyabrata Pradhan, Phys. Rev. E 93, 052606 (2016).

    • Zeroth law and nonequilibrium thermodynamics for steady states in contact, Sayani Chatterjee, Punyabrata Pradhan, and P. K. Mohanty, Phys. Rev. E 91, 062136 (2015).
    • Gammalike mass distributions and mass fluctuations in conserved-mass transport processes, Sayani Chatterjee, Punyabrata Pradhan, and P. K. Mohanty, Phys. Rev. Lett. 112, 030601 (2014) .

    • Nonequilibrium steady states in contact: Approximate thermodynamic structure and zeroth law for driven lattice gases, Punyabrata Pradhan, Christian P. Amann and Udo Seifert, Phys. Rev. Lett. 105, 150601 (2010).

    • Nonexistence of classical diamagnetism and nonequilibrium fluctuation theorems for charged particles on a curved surface, Punyabrata Pradhan and Udo Seifert, EPL 89, 37001 (2010).

    • Nonequilibrium fluctuation theorems in the presence of a time-reversal symmetry-breaking field and nonconservative force, Punyabrata Pradhan, Phys. Rev. E 81, 021122 (2010).

    • Ion transport through confined ion channels in the presence of immobile charges, Punyabrata Pradhan, Yariv Kafri and Dov Levine, Phys. Rev. E 81, 031928 (2010).

     
     
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