Dr. Sonam Mahajan Mishra

Assistant Professor (DOJ - 03.08.2016, Regular)


B.Sc. (Hons) (Physics), Hindu College, University of Delhi.

M.Sc. (Physics), Hindu College, University of Delhi.

Ph.D. University of Delhi


Area of Specialization:

Solid State Physics and Astrophysics


Research & Publications:


International Journals:


Ground-state cooling of a mechanical oscillator and detection of a weak force using a Bose-Einstein condensate Sonam Mahajan, Tarun Kumar, Aranya B. Bhattacherjee, and Man Mohan Physical Review A 87, 013621 – Published 18 January 2013 Doi: 10.1103/PhysRevA.87.013621 ISSN: 1050-2947 (Print), 1094-1622 (Online) Impact Factor: 3.042
Achieving the quantum ground state of a mechanical oscillator using a Bose–Einstein condensate with back-action and cold damping feedback schemes Sonam Mahajan, Neha Aggarwal, Aranya B Bhattacherjee and Man Mohan Journal of Physics B: Atomic Molecular Optical Physics 46, 085301 (2013)  doi:10.1088/0953-4075/46/8/085301  ISSN: 0953-4075 (Print), 1361-6455 (Online) Impact Factor: 2.031
Dynamical Casimir Effect in Superradiant Light Scattering by Bose-Einstein Condensate in an Optomechanical Cavity Sonam Mahajan, Neha Aggarwal, Aranya B Bhattacherjee and Man Mohan Chinese Physics B 23, 020315 (2014) ISSN:1674-1056 (Print) Impact Factor: 1.603.
Dynamics of an optomechanical resonator containing a Quantum Well induced by periodic modulation of cavity field and external laser beam  Mahajan, Neha Aggarwal, Tarun Kumar, Aranya B. Bhattacherjee and Man Mohan Canadian Journal of Physics doi:10.1139/cjp-2014-0255 (2015). ISSN:1208-6045. Impact Factor:0.928
Excitations of optomechanically driven Bose-Einstein condensates in a cavity: photodetection measurements Neha Aggarwal, Sonam Mahajan*, Aranya B Bhatttacherjee, Man Mohan *Corresponding Author Chinese Phys. B 23, 100305 (2014) ISSN:1674-1056 (Print) Impact Factor: 1.603
Dynamics of periodically modulated cavity frequency of a Microwave cavity consisting of Cold atoms Sonam Mahajan, Neha Aggarwal, Aranya B Bhatttacherjee, Man Mohan Journal of Atomic, Molecular, Condensate and Nano Physics 1, 11-18 (2014) ISSN 2349-2716
Optomechanical effect on the Dicke quantum phase transition and quasi-particle damping in a Bose-Einstein Condensate: A new tool to measure weak force Neha Aggarwal, Sonam Mahajan and Aranya B Bhattacherjee Journal of Modern Optics 60, 1263 (2013) DOI: 10.1080/09500340.2013.836254  ISSN: 0950-0340 (Print), 1362-3044 (Online) Impact Factor: 1.163
Recent Trends in Nano-Optomechanical Systems Aranya B. Bhattacherjee, Neha Aggarwal, Sonam Mahajan Mihai V. Putz (Ed.) "RESEARCH HORIZONS OF NANOSYSTEMS STRUCTURE, PROPERTIES AND INTERACTIONS", Apple Academics, Ontario-New Jersey, Canada-USA (2014), 370 pp.; ISBN: 978-1-926895-90-1
Selective entanglement in a two-mode optomechanical system Neha Aggarwal, Kamanasish Debnath, Sonam Mahajan, Aranya B. Bhattacherjee and Man Mohan International Journal of Quantum Information Vol. 12, No. 4, 1450024  (2014) . Print ISSN: 0219-7499. Online ISSN: 1793-6918. Impact Factor: 0.99
Cavity Quantum Opto-mechanics: A Brief Review. Tarun Kumar, Sonam Mahajan, Aranya B Bhatttacherjee, Man Mohan Advances in Laser Physics and Technology Book, ed. Man Mohan, Anil K. Razdan, Anil Kumar Maini and Aranya B. Bhattacherjee by Cambridge University Press (India) ISBN: 9789384463410
International Conferences:
Conference on Research Frontiers in Ultra-Cold Atomic and Molecular Gases, University of Goa, Goa, India, 10-14 January 2011
Presented a poster in International conference on Current developments in Atomic, Molecular, Optical & Nano Physics with applications (CDAMOP 2011) University of Delhi, Delhi, India, Dec 14-16, 2011
Presented a poster in DAE-BRNS Symposium on Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics 2012. Indian Institute of Science Education and Research-Kolkata(IISER-K), Kolkata, India, December 14-17, 2012