Dr. Sonam Mahajan Mishra

Assistant Professor

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

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

Ph.D. (Department of Physics and Astrophysics), University of Delhi


Area of Specialization

 Solid State Physics and Astrophysics


Awards and Achieveme/nts

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