Simanta Hazarika

Simanta Hazarika

Assistant Professor

MSc (Gauhati) PhD (Gauhati) Post Doctorate (Cornell)

Lasers & Spectroscopy

Department of Physics
Gauhati University, Guwahati, 781014

  • UGC Raman Postdoctoral Fellowship for postdoctoral Research in Cornell University, NY, United State of America (2014-2015)


  • Summer Research Fellowship, 2012 (Indian Academy of Science)


  • UGC RFSMS Fellowship, 2008 (Research Fellowship for Meritorious Students) for PhD in the Department of Physics, Gauhati University 




 M. Sc (Physics)

  • Molecular Spectroscopy in 2nd, 3rd Semester and 4th Semester 

  • Experimental Methods in 4th Semester 

  • General Laboratories in 1st, 2nd and 3rd Semester

  • Computer Laboratory in 2nd Semester 

  • Projects/ Dissertations 

 M.Sc (Radiological Physics)

  • Non Ionizing Radiation in 2nd Semester 




 Broad Research Area

  •  Molecular Spectorscopy (FTIR, FTRaman, LIF, FRET etc.)

  • Bioluminescence 


Completed Project

  • UGC Minor Research Project on computational study of optical and structural response of solid to intense ultra short electromagnetic pulses (2013-2015)







Simanta Hazarika and Chiranjib Rajkonwar, Laser induced fluorescence resonance energy transfer for detection of arsenic in water, Laser Phys. 29 (2019) 015601 (5pp) 

S. Hazarika, R. L Hebb & Syed S. H Rizvi, Prediction of Ripening Stage of Cameo  Apple Using Fourier-Transform Infrared Spectroscopy, International Journal of Fruit Science, DOI: 10.1080/15538362.2017.1377671 (2018).


Barsha R. Goswami, Monoj K. Das, Pranjal P. Das, Tapas Medhi, Anand   Ramteke, Simanta Hazarika and Robin K. Dutta, Mahi: a unique traditional herbal ink of early Assam, Current Science, Vol. 112, No. 3, (2017)



A. Gohain Barua, U. Sharma, M. Phukan, S. Hazarika. ”Sharp intense line in the bioluminescence emission of the firefly”, Journal of Biological Physics,40:267–274, DOI 10.1007/s10867-014-9346-z (2014)


P. R. Borthakur, S. Hazarika, P. K. Gupta, A. Gohain Barua. “Fluorescence Spectra of the Juice of Lemon (Citrus x Limon)”, Food Biophysics, DOI 10.1007/s11483-013-9304-5, June, (2013)


S. Hazarika, K. Duorah, A. Gohain Barua,Spectroscopic Studies on Bone Ash” HORIZON a Journal of Physics”, ISSN No.: 2250-0871, Vol 2 (2012)


S. Hazarika, H. L. Das, & A. Gohain Barua “Application of the LCAO method for energy band calculation in nanocrystals”, Material Science: An Indian Journal, ISSN: 0974 - 7486 ,Vol. 7(4), (2011)


A. Gohain Barua, S. Hazarika, J. Sarmah Pathak, S. Manhas “Spectral Signature of  Ripening in the Seeds of Chilli (Capsicum annum L.)”, Spectroscopy Letter, 43, 163-166, ISSN 0038 -7010 (2010)


S. Hazarika & A. Gohain Barua. “Spectroscopic Investigation of the bark of Arjuna (Terminalia arjuna)”, Research in Physics in North East India [Proceedings of the VIth  National Conference of Physics Academy of North East (PANE)], abc Publications, Kolkata,  India, ISBN 81-87500-53-0,  104-109, (2010)


A Gohain Barua, S Hazarika, N M Saikia and G D Baruah. “Bioluminescence emissions of a fireflyLuciola praeusta Kiesenwetter 1874 (Coleoptera : Lampyridae : Luciolinae)”, Journal of Biosciences 34(2), 287–292, ISSN: 0250-599 (2009)


A. Gohain Barua, S. Hazarika, M. Hussain, A.K. Misra. “Spectroscopic Investigation of cashew nut kernel (Anacardium occidentale), The Open Food Science Journal, 2, 85-88, ISSN: 1874-2564 (2008)


A. Gohain Barua, S. Hazarika, J. Sarmah Pathak & C. Kolita. “Spectroscopic Investigation of Seeds of Chilli (Capsicum   Annum L.)”, International Journal of Food Sciences and Nutrition, 59(7-8), 671-678, ISSN: 0963-7486 (2008).


 A. Gohai Barua, S. Hazarika. “XRF and FTIR spectra of areca nut (Areca  catechu)”, National Academy Science Letter, 29(11, 12), 455-459, ISSN: 0250-541X (2006)