Ph. D (physics) UGC-DAE CSR, Indore, 2005
Present: Bose Fellow, SNBNCBS
2005 - 2008: Marie Curie Fellow, BESSY, Berlin, Germany
Award and Fellowship
Marie Curie Fellowship of European Union
Main area of work
Electronic structure investigation (experimental) of
Self assembly of nanoparticles and characterization by Scanning tunneling Microscopy
- Nanoparticles on stepped and flat metallic surfaces
- Magnetic thin films on metallic surfaces
- Magnetic shape memory alloys
- Bulk and surface plasmons
- Synthesis of intermetallic alloys and characterization by XRD, SEM, EDAX, Resistivity, ac-susceptibility, magnetization and magnetoresistance.
- Instrumentation and development
Significant and Recent Publications:
Sandeep Singh and C. Biswas, Magnetoresistance origin in martensitic and austenitic phase of Ni2Mn1+xSn1-x, Appl. Phys. Letts. 98, 212101 (2011).
A.G. Rybkin, A.M. Shikin, and V.K. Adamchuk, D. Marchenko, C. Biswas, A. Varykhalov and O. Rader, Large spin-orbit splitting in light quantum films: Al/W(110), Phys. Rev. B 82, 233403 (2010).
A. Varykhalov, J. Sanchez-Barriga, A. M. Shikin, C. Biswas, E. Vescovo, O. Rader, Electronic and magnetic properties of quasi-freestanding graphene on Ni, Phys. Rev. Lett. 101, 157601 (2008).
A. K. Shukla, C. Biswas, R. S. Dhaka, S. C. Das, P. Krueger, and S. R. Barman, Influence of sp-d hybridization on the electronic structure of Al-Mn alloys, Phys. Rev. B 77, 195103 (2008).
A. Varykhalov, C. Biswas, W. Gudat, and O. Rader, Fabrication of patterned Au films as supporting templates for one-dimensional magnetic nanostructures, Phys. Rev. B 74, 195420 (2006).
C. Biswas, A. K. Shukla, S. Banik, S. R. Barman, and A. Chakrabarti, Argon nano-bubbles in Al(111): a photoemission study, Phys. Rev. Lett. 92, 115506 (2004).