Msc, 1990 - Physics, Univ. of Calcutta (ranked 1st)
Ph.D, 1995- Condensed. Matter physics, Univ of Calcutta
-Postdoctotal Fellow, Laboratoire de Physique des Solids, ONERA, Paris.
1996-97-Visiting Scientist, Max-Planck Institute, Stuttgart and CNRS,
1997-99 - Visiting Scientist, Max-Planck
1999 - Research Associate, IISc, Bangalore
2000-2001 - Lecturer, S.N. Bose National Centre, Calcutta
Faculty Fellow, S.N. Bose National Centre, Calcutta 2005-2009 - Reader, S.N. Bose National Centre, Calcutta
2009 - 2010 - Associate Professor, S.N. Bose National Centre, Calcutta
2011 - 2015 - Professor, S.N. Bose National Centre, Calcutta
July 2015 - Till date - Senior Professor, S.N. Bose National Centre, Calcutta
Important awards and fellowship of academies:
"MRSI-ICSC Superconductivity & Materials Science Annual Prize"
for the year 2016.
Elected Fellow of American Physical Society, 2015
DAE Rajaramanna Prize Lecture, 2015
Fellow of West Bengal Academy of Science & Technology,(Year of Election:2013)
Dr. P. Sheel Memorial Lecture Award, National Academy of Sciences, 2012
Elected Fellow of National Academy of Sciences, India, 2010
Elected Fellow of Indian Academy of Sciences, 2010
Swarnajayanti Fellowship, 2006
Appointed Head of MPG-India partnergroup program, 2005
Main area of work
First principles electronic structure calculation and study of magnetic, optical
and electronic properties of complex materials.
Realistic theory of strongly correlated electron system.
- Electronic structure and properties of materials at nanoscale.
- Electronic structure and phase stability in disordered alloys.
Significant recent publications:
LDA+DMFT study of Ru-based perovskite SrRuO3 and CaRuO3
E. Jakobi, S. Kanungo, S. Sarkar, S. Schmitt, and T. Saha-Dasgupta
Phys. Rev. B 83, 041103 Rapid Commun. (2011)
Electronic structure of FeCr2S4 : Evidence of Coulomb enhanced spin-orbit splitting
Soumyajit Sarkar, Molly De Raychaudhury, I. Dasgupta, and T. Saha-Dasgupta
Phys. Rev. B 80, 201101 Rapid Commun. (2009)
Proposed Orbital Ordering in MnV2O4 from First-Principles Calculations
S. Sarkar, T. Maitra, Roser Valent?, and T. Saha-Dasgupta
Phys. Rev. Lett. 102, 216405 (2009)
Electronic Structure, Phonons, and Dielectric Anomaly in Ferromagnetic Insulating Double Pervoskite La2NiMnO6
Hena Das, Umesh V. Waghmare, T. Saha-Dasgupta, and D. D. Sarma
Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 186402 (2008)
Origin of Ferromagnetism and its Pressure and Doping Dependence in Tl2Mn2O7
T. Saha-Dasgupta, Molly De?Raychaudhury, and D. D. Sarma
Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 087205 (2006)