Govt. of West Bengal
Bethune College
Bethune College

Dr. Santa Bandyopadhyay

General Information
Department Physics
Designation Assistant Professor
Qualification M.Sc. University of Calcutta
Ph.D., Jadavpur University, Kolkata
Specialization Nuclear Physics & Condensed Matter Physics

Teaching Experience

About 13 years undergraduate teaching experience.

Colleges Served

  • Taki Government College from January 2002 to January 2007.
  • Bethune College from January 2007 - till date


  • Attended " C.K Majumder Memorial workshop on experimental physics" as resource person organized jointly by Department of Physics, Bangabasi College, Kolkata & Indian Association of Physics Teachers December 21st -23rd, 2016.
  • Attended Refresher Course on Disaster Management from 20th October-11th November, 2016 organized by Jadavpur University.
  • Participated in a meeting on 06/09/2017 at IUC-DAE on "Innovative Experiment in Undergraduate Level".
  • Delivered a lecture on "Free energy: A Potential Solution to the energy crisis" in a national conference titled "National Conference On Modern Trends In Physics (NCMTP- 2017)" organized by Narula Institute of Technology, Kolkata and published in conference proceedings (ISBN: 978-93-86675-29-3).
  • As a Research Scholar at Bose Institute, Kolkata for 6 years.
  • As a Post Doctorate Research Associate at IUC, DAE 1 year.


Some Important Publication

  • " Comparative Compton scattering studies in Cu2O and Ag2O" Santa Bandyopadhyay , Arun Kumar Chatterjee, S.K.Saha and A.Chatterjee, 1994, J.Phys. :Condense. Matter 6, P-2403-2408.
  • " Compton Profile of Cuprous Oxide" Santa Bandyopadhyay, Arun Kumar Chatterjee, S.K.Saha and A.Chatterjee, 1994,Radiat. Phys.Chem.44, P-517-520.
  • " Compton Profile of Ag2o " Santa Bandyopadhyay , S.K.Saha, A. Chatterjee, and A.K. Chatterjee, 1995, Phys.Stat.Sol(b) 187, P-533-540.
  • "Compton Profile of CuO" Santa Bandyopadhyay , S.K.Saha ,A. Chatterjee, and Arun .Kumar Chatterjee, 1995, Radiat. Phys.Chem.45, P-729-732
  • "Compton Profile of Vanadium Carbide " Santa Bandyopadhyay , Arun Kumar Chatterjee and S.K.Saha , 1996, Radiat. Phys.Chem.47, P-807-810.
  • " Investigation of nanocrystalline CoFe2O4 by positron annihilation lifetime spectroscopy" S.Bandyopadhyay, A.Roy, D.Das, S.S.Ghugre and J.Ghose, 2003, Philosophical Magazine, 2003, Vol-83,No-6, p-765-773

Participated in fourth National Symposium DAE Publications ( 1990,1990,1991,1992) on Radiation Chemistry at BARC, Bombay.