Kushal Kalita

Kushal Kalita

Department of Physics
Gauhati University
Guwahati 781 014, Assam, India.

Phone : +91-9859936869

Email  kkalita@gauhati.ac.in

  • Nuclear Physics
  • M.Sc (Physics)
  • M.Sc. (Radiological Physics)

  • BOYSCAST Postdoc fellow at ANU, Canberra, Year: 2009-2010, Awarding Organisation: DST

Selected Publications
Journal Publications
  1. B.P.Singh, K. Kalita et al., Experimental access to Transition Distribution Amplitudes with the PANDA experiment at FAIR, Eur. Phys. J. A 51, 107, 2015
  2. T. Rajbongshi and K. Kalita, Systematic study of deformation effects on fusion cross sections using various proximity potentials", Cent. Eur. J. Phys. 12(6) , 433-444, 2014
  3. C. K. Phookan and K. Kalita, A model for explanation of fusion suppression using classical trajectory method, Journal of Physics G: Nucl. & Particle Phys. 40, 125107, 2013
  4. C.K. Phookan and K. Kalita, Systematic study of Coulomb barrier of reactions induced by loosely bound projectiles using proximity potentials, Nuclear Physics A 899, 29-43, 2013
  5. K. Kalita, Evidence for incomplete fusion on 12C + 208Pb and 13C + 207Pb reactions in above barrier energies, Journal of Physics G: Nucl. & Particle Phys. 38, 095104 , 2011
  6. S. Verma, J.J. Das, A. Jhingan , K. Kalita et. al,, Interaction of loosely bound radioactive 7Be and stable 7Li with 9Be", Eur. Phys. J A 44, 385-392, 2010
  7. K. Kalita, Interaction of loosely bound radioactive and stable nuclei via elastic scattering and fusion cross section reaction, Indian Journal of Physics 82(6), 801-805, 2008
  8. S. Verma, J. J. Das, A. Jhingan, K. Kalita, S. Barua et al, "Measurement of elastic scattering 7Be, 7Li + 9Be systems and fusion cross sections for 7Li + 9Be system", Eur. Phys. Journal, Special Topics 150, 75, 2007
  9. K.Kalita et al., "Elastic scattering and fusion cross sections for 7Be, 7Li + 27Al systems", Physical Review C 73, 024609, 2006
  10. P. D. Shidling, N. M. Badiger, S. Nath, R. Kumar, A. Jhingan, R. P. Singh, P. Sugathan, S. Muralithar, N. Madhavan, A. K. Sinha, Santanu Pal, S. Kailas, S. Verma, K. Kalita, S.Mandal, R. Singh, B. R. Behera, K. M. Varier, M. C. Radhakrishna, "Fission hindrance studies in 208Pb : Evaporation residue cross section and spin distribution Measurements", Physical Review C 74, 064603, 2006
  11. K. Kalita et al., "Development of a large area telescopic detector system for elastic and transfer reaction angular distribution measurements", Indian Journal of Pure & Applied Physics 43, 547, 2005
  12. S. Barua, J. J. Das, A. Jhingan, N. Madhavan, T. Varughese, P. Sugathan, K. Kalita, S. Verma, B. Bhattacharjee, S. K. Datta and K. Boruah, "Investigation of scattering between mirror nuclei 7Be and 7Li, Physical Review c 72, 044602, 2005
  13. Akhil Jhingan, S. Barua, J. J. Das, T. Varughese, P. Sugathan, N. Madhavan, S. Nath, K. Kalita, S. Verma, "Development of a high efficiency annular detector system for RIB experiments at NSC, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research A 539, 269, 2005
  14. C.K. Phookan and K. Kalita, Phenomenological barrier parameters for total reaction cross sections", Indian Journal of Physics (Accepted 8 May ), 2015

Conference Publications
  1. C. K. Phookan and K. Kalita, A model for explanation of fusion suppression using classical trajectory method, 86, EPJ Web of Conferences, 2015
  2. D. Steinschaden,K. Dutta , L. Gruber , K. Suzuki , M. Böhm , M. Cardinali , M. Hoek, K. Kalita, K. Götzen , H. Kumawat , W. Lauth , A. Lehmann , J. Marton , H. Orth , A. Parmar , B. J. Roy , C.Sonika , L. Schmitt , C. Schwarz , C. Sfienti4 , M.Thiel, The Barrel TOF detector for PANDA, -, Proceedings of Science, The European Physical Society Conference on High Energy Physics 22-29 July 2015 , Vienna, Austria, 2015
  3. S. Barua, J. J. Das, A. Jhingan, T. Varughese, N. Madhavan, P. Sugathan, S. Verma,K. Kalita, B. Bhattacharjee, S. K. Datta and K. Boruah, Study of elastic scattering of mirror nuclei 7Be + 7Li, 747, Nuclear Physics A(C), 2005

Research Projects (Past and Ongoing)
  1. Development of ionization detector development and testing. (UGC-MRP, 1.55 Lakhs, 2 yrs) (1.07.2012-31.6.2014)
  2. Measurement of evaporation residue excitation functions and barrier distribution on 16O + 176, 174Yb systems. (IUAC-UGC), Rs. 6.03 Lakhs, 3 yrs) (1.10.2012-30.09.2015)
  3. Simulation studies and development of SiPM based detector for PANDA experiments: Indian contribution to PANDA, (DST, Rs. 44.794 Lakhs, 3 yrs (7.8.2013-6.8.2016)
  4. Radiation technology development for food preservation and crop improvement in societal life (ASTEC, Govt. of Assam, Rs. 2.5 Lakhs, 2 yrs (20.6.2013-19.6.2015)
PhD Scholars
  1. Mr Chinmoy Kumar Phookan (Thesis Title: 'Studies on the properties of nuclear reactions induced by loosely bound nuclei') (awarded)
  2. Mr Tapan Rajbongshi (JRF-UGC Project) (Finally registered)
  3. Ms Baishali Saikia (JRF-SAP) (Finally registered)
  4. Mr Kamal Dutta (JRF-DST) (Provisionally registered)
  5. Mr Nabendu Kumar Dev (JRF-CSIR) (Provisionally registered)

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