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Theoretical Physics

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Swagata Mallik
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Swagata Mallik

Present position

Scientific Officer F

Earlier positions held

Post-doctoral fellow (2019-20) Laboratoire de Physique Corpusculaire, Caen, France


>PhD (2016) Homi Bhabha National Institute

(Thesis Title: Statistical and dynamical model studies of nuclear multifragmentation reactions at intermediate energies) 

> One Year Orientation Course in Physics from Bhaba Atomic Research Centre Training School in 2008-2009 (52nd Batch)

> M.Sc. in Physics (2007) : Burdwan University, INDIA

> B. Sc (Honors’) in Physics (2005) : Hooghly Mohsin College (Affiliated by Burdwan University), INDIA

Research Interests

> Intermediate Energy Heavy Ion Reaction 
> Nuclear Astrophysics
> Theoretical Nuclear Multifragmentation
> Nuclear Liquid Gas Phase Transition 
> Nuclear Equation of State
> Supernova matter

Selected Publications

1. Book entitled: Heavy ion collisions at Intermediate Energy
S. Das Gupta, S. Mallik and G. Chaudhuri
World Scientific Publishers (2019)

2. Statistical approach of nuclear multifragmentation with realistic nuclear equation of state
S. Mallik 
Phys. Rev. C 107 (2023) 054605

3. Multiplicity derivative: A new signature of a first-order phase transition in intermediate-energy heavy-ion collisions
S. Mallik, G. Chaudhuri, P. Das and S. Das Gupta 
Phys. Rev. C 95, 061601 (2017) (Rapid Communication)

4. Symmetry energy in nuclear multifragmentation
S. Mallik and G. Chaudhuri,
Phys. Rev. C 87 (2013) 011602 (R)

5. Conditions for equivalence of statistical ensembles in nuclear multifragmentation

Swagata Mallik and Gargi Chaudhuri,
Phys. Lett. B 718 (2012) 189

For complete list please click here: https://scholar.google.com/citations?hl=en&user=tsw1bwwAAAAJ&view_op=list_works&sortby=pubdate

Awards & Fellowships

1. Young Scientist Award-2016 from Department of Atomic Energy, Government of India

2. Outstanding Student Award in Physical Science from “Homi Bhabha National Institute”

3. “Prof. C.V.K. Baba Award”-2016 from Indian Physics Association for best thesis presentation in Nuclear Physics.

4. Qualified the National Eligibility Test (CSIR) held on December, 2007                                        

5. Qualified in State Eligibility Test-2007 (West Bengal, India) for Lectureship.

6. 1st Class 2nd position in Master of Science in Physics from “The University of Burdwan”, West Bengal, India, 2007.

7. 1st Class 2nd position in Bachelor of Science in Physics (Honors) from “The University of Burdwan”, West Bengal, India, 2005. 

Talks Delivered 

1.  “Isospin transport in intermediate energy heavy ion reaction”

GANIL, Caen, France, 2020 (Webiner)

2. “Sensitivity of the evaporation residue observables to the symmetry energy: BUU calculation on Ni+Ni reactions at 50A MeV”

INDRA-FAZIA Collaboration Workshop-2019

GANIL, Caen, France, 2019

3. “Statistical and dynamical bimodality in nuclear multifragmentation”

Indo-French Seminar  on Multifragmentation, Collective flow and sub-threshold particle production

Punjab University, Chandigarh, 2019 

4.“Statistical and dynamical model studies of nuclear multifragmentation reactions at intermediate energies”

DAE Symposium on Nuclear Physics (Best Thesis Selection Presentation)

Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics, Kolkata, India, 2016

5.“Event by event simulation in BUU:application to multiplicity distribution: appearance of bimodality”

6th International Symposium on Nuclear Symmetry Energy (NUSYM-16)

Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, 2016 

6.“A model for projectile fragmentation”

Worksop on Science with rare ion beams (SCRIBE-2012)

Variable Energy Cyclotron Centre, Kolkata, India, 2012