Faculty Department

Dr. Vivek Kumar Anand

Senior Associate Professor

Academic Qualifications

MSc (Physics, 2004), Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur

PhD (Physics, 2008), Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur

Career Graph:

  • Postdoc, Max-Planck Institute of Microstructure Physics, Halle, Germany, June 2008 – Aug 2009
  • Visiting Fellow, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai, Sep 2009 – Jan 2010
  • Visiting Scientist, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, Didcot, UK, March 2010 – Sep 2010
  • Postdoc, Ames National Laboratory, Ames, Iowa, USA, Oct 2010 – June 2013
  • Scientist, Helmholtz Zentrum Berlin, Germany, June 2013 – Dec 2018
  • Visiting Scientist, EPFL Switzerland, Jan 2019 – Apr 2019
  • Associate Professor, SRM University, AP – Amaravati, May 2019 – Nov 2019
  • Associate Professor, UPES Dehradun, April 2021 – present

Journal publications: 78

Conference proceedings: 5

Citations: 1493

h-index: 21

Research Interests- Magnetic, superconducting and strongly correlated electron properties of novel materials and complex electron systems: unconventional and high-Tc superconductors, noncentrosymmetric superconductors, topological superconductors, Kondo insulators, metal-insulator transition, magnetic ordering, frustrated magnetism (spin-glass, spin-ice and spin-liquid behavior), quantum criticality, charge/spin density wave transitions, spin dynamics and microstructure physics of bulk as well as low dimensional systems

Areas of Specialization:

  • Low Temperature Physics: Magnetism, superconductivity and strongly correlated behavior
  • Magnetic, electronic and thermal transport properties measurements
  • Neutron scattering and muon spin relaxation measurements
  • Material synthesis/Single crystal growth, and Structural characterisation

Journal Publications (SCOPUS/ SCI Index):

  • V. K. Anand, A. Fraile, D. T. Adroja, Shivani Sharma, Rajesh Tripathi, C. Ritter, C. de la Fuente, P. K. Biswas, V. Garcia Sakai, A. del Moral, and A. M. Strydom, Crystal Electic Field and Possible Coupling with Phonon in Kondo lattice CeCuGa3, Phys. Rev B 104, 174438 (2021).
  • R. Tripathi, D. T. Adroja, M. R. Lees, A. Sundaresan, S. Langridge, A. Bhattacharyya, V. K. Anand, D. Khalyavin, J. Sannigrahi, G. Cibin, A. D. Hillier, R. I. Smith, H. C. Walker, Y. Muro, and T. Takabatake, A crossover from Kondo semiconductor to metallic antiferromagnet with 5d-electron doping in CeFe2Al10, Phys. Rev B 104, 144405 (2021).
  • D. Das, D. T. Adroja, M. R. Lees, R. W. Taylor, Z. S. Bishnoi, V. K. Anand, A. Bhattacharyya, Z. Guguchia, C. Baines, H. Luetkens, G. Stenning, L. Duan, X. Wang, and C. Jin: Probing the superconducting gap structure in the noncentrosymmetric topological superconductor ZrRuAs, Phys. Rev B 103, 144516 (2021).
  • D. T. Adroja, A. Bhattacharyya, Y. J. Sato, M. R. Lees, P. K. Biswas, K. Panda, V. K. Anand, Gavin B. G. Stenning, A. D. Hillier, and D. Aoki: Pairing symmetry of an intermediate valence superconductor CeIr3 investigated using µSR measurements, Phys. Rev B 103, 104514 (2021)
  • P. Nehla, V. K Anand, B. Klemke, B. Lake, and R. S. Dhaka: Magnetocaloric properties and critical behavior of Co2Cr1-xMnxAl, J. Appl. Phys. 126, 203903 (2019)
  • J. Xu, O. Benton, V. K. Anand, A. T. M. N. Islam, T. Guidi, G. Ehlers, E. Feng, Y. Su, A. Sakai, P. Gegenwart, and B. Lake: Anisotropic exchange Hamiltonian, magnetic phase diagram and domain inversion of Nd2Zr2O7, Phys. Rev. B 99, 144420 (2019).
  • V. K. Anand, D. T. Adroja, M. R. Lees, P. K. Biswas, A. D. Hillier, and B. Lake: Superconductivity in Ru0.55Rh0.45P and Ru0.75Rh0.25As probed by muon spin relaxation and rotation measurements, Phys. Rev. B 98, 214517 (2018)
  • V. K. Anand, A. T. M. N. Islam, A. Samartzis, J. Xu, N. Casati, and B. Lake: Optimization of single crystal growth of candidate quantum spin-ice Pr2Hf2O7 by optical floating-zone method, J. Crystal Growth 498 (2018) 124.
  • L. Opherden, T. Bilitewski, J. Hornung, T. Herrmannsdörfer, A. Samartzis, A. T. M. N. Islam, V. K. Anand, B. Lake, R. Moessner, and J. Wosnitza, Inverted hysteresis and negative remanence in a homogeneous antiferromagnet, Phys. Rev. B 98, 180403(R) (2018).
  • A. Bhattacharyya, D. T. Adroja, M. Smidman, and V. K. Anand: A brief review on µSR studies of unconventional Fe- and Cr-based superconductors, Sci. China- Phys. Mech. Astron. 61 (2018) 127402.
  • V. K. Anand, A. D. Hillier, D. T. Adroja, D. D. Khalyavin, P. Manuel, G. Andre, S. Rols, and M. M. Koza: Understanding the magnetism in noncentrosymmetric heavy-fermion superconductor CeIrGe3: Muon spin relaxation and neutron scattering studies, Phys. Rev. B 97 (2018) 184422.
  • V. K. Anand, D. T. Adroja, A. D. Hillier, K. Shigetoh, T. Takabatake, J.-G. Park, K. A. McEwen, J. H. Pixley, and Q. Si: Zero-Field Ambient-Pressure Quantum Criticality in the Stoichiometric Non-Fermi Liquid System CeRhBi, J. Phys. Soc. Jpn. 87 (2018) 064708.
  • V. K. Anand, L. Opherden, J. Xu, D. T. Adroja, A. D. Hillier, P. K. Biswas, T. Herrmannsdörfer, M. Uhlarz, J. Hornung, J. Wosnitza, E. Canevet, and B. Lake: Evidence for a dynamical ground state in a frustrated pyrohafnate Tb2Hf2O7, Phys. Rev. B 97 (2018) 094402.
  • N. S. Sangeetha, V. K. Anand, E. Cuervo-Reyes, V. Smetana, A.-V. Mudring, and D. C. Johnston: Enhanced moments of Eu in single crystals of the metallic helical antiferromagnet EuCo2-yAs2, Phys. Rev. B 97 (2018) 144403.
  • V. K. Anand, D. L. Abernathy, D. T. Adroja, A. D. Hillier, P. K. Biswas and B. Lake: Muon spin relaxation and inelastic neutron scattering investigations of all-in/all-out antiferromagnet Nd2Hf2O7, Phys. Rev. B 95 (2017) 224420.
  • I. Dhiman, R. Ziesche, V. K. Anand, L. Riik, G. Song, A. T. M. N. Islam, I. Tanaka, and W. Treimer: Thermodynamics of Meissner effect and flux pinning behavior in the bulk of single crystal La2-xSrxCuO4 (x = 0.09), Phys. Rev. B 96 (2017) 104517.
  • A. Sapkota, B. G. Ueland, V. K. Anand, N. S. Sangeetha, D. L. Abernathy, M. B. Stone, J. L. Niedziela, D. C. Johnston, A. Kreyssig, A. I. Goldman and R. J. McQueeney: Effective one-dimensional coupling in the highly-frustrated square-lattice itinerant magnet CaCo2-yAs2, Phys. Rev. Lett. 119 (2017) 147201. (Editors’ Suggestion)
  • V. K. Anand, D. T. Adroja, A. Bhattacharyya, B. Klemke, and B. Lake: Kondo lattice heavy fermion behavior in CeRh2Ga2, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 29 (2017) 135601.
  • W. T. Jayasekara, A. Pandey, A. Kreyssig, N. S. Sangeetha, A. Sapkota, K. Kothapalli, V. K. Anand, W. Tian, D. Vaknin, D. C. Johnston, R. J. McQueeney, A. I. Goldman and B. G. Ueland, Suppression of magnetic order in CaCo1.86As2 with Fe substitution: Magnetization, neutron diffraction, and x-ray diffraction studies of Ca(Co1-xFex)yAs2, Phys. Rev. B 95 (2017) 064425.
  • V. K. Anand, L. Opherden, J. Xu, D. T. Adroja, A. T. M. N. Islam, T. Herrmannsdörfer, J. Hornung, R. Schönemann, M. Uhlarz, H. C. Walker, N. Casati, and B. Lake: Physical Properties of a candidate quantum spin-ice system Pr2Hf2O7, Phys. Rev. B 94 (2016) 144415.
  • V. K. Anand, D. T. Adroja, D. Britz, A. M. Strydom, J. W. Taylor and W. Kockelmann: Crystal-field states of Kondo lattice heavy fermions CeRuSn3 and CeRhSn3, Phys. Rev. B 94 (2016) 014440. Highlighted in Kaleidoscope:  http://journals.aps.org/prb/ kaleidoscope/prb/94/1/014440 
  • V. K. Anand and D. C. Johnston: Metallic behavior induced by potassium doping of the trigonal antiferromagnetic insulator EuMn2As2, Phys. Rev. B 94 (2016) 014431.
  • Q.-P. Ding, P. Wiecki, V. K. Anand, N. S. Sangeetha, Y. Lee, D. C. Johnston and Y. Furukawa: Volovik effect and Fermi-liquid behavior in the s-wave superconductor CaPd2As2: 75As NMR-NQR Measurements, Phys. Rev. B 93 (2016) 140502 (R).
  • J. Xu, V. K. Anand, A. K. Bera, M. Frontzek, D. L. Abernathy, J. L. Niedziela, N. Casati, K. Siemensmeyer and B. Lake: Magnetic structure and crystal field states of pyrochlore antiferromagnet Nd2Zr2O7, Phys. Rev. B 92 (2015) 224430.
  • V. K. Anand, A. K. Bera, J. Xu, T. Herrmannsdörfer, C. Ritter and B. Lake: Observation of long range magnetic ordering in pyrohafnate Nd2Hf2O7: A neutron diffraction study, Phys. Rev. B 92 (2015) 184418.
  • V. K. Anand, D. A. Tennant and B. Lake: Investigations of the effect of nonmagnetic Ca substitution for magnetic Dy on spin-freezing in Dy2Ti2O7, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 27 (2015) 436001.
  • V. K. Anand and D. C. Johnston: Antiferromagnetism in EuCu2As2 and EuCu1.82Sb2 single crystals, Phys. Rev. B 91 (2015) 184403.
  • D. H. Ryan, J. M. Cadogan, V. K. Anand, D. C. Johnston and R. Flacau: The magnetic structure of EuCu2Sb2, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 27 (2015) 206002.
  • V. K. Anand, D. T. Adroja, A. Bhattacharyya, U. B. Paramanik, P. Manuel, A. D. Hillier, D. Khalyavin, and Z. Hossain: µSR and neutron diffraction investigations on reentrant ferromagnetic superconductor Eu(Fe0.86Ir0.14)2As2, Phys. Rev. B 91 (2015) 094427.
  • D. Das, A. Bhattacharyya, V. K. Anand, A. D. Hillier, J. W. Taylor, T. Gruner, C. Geibel, D. T. Adroja and Z. Hossain: Muon spin relaxation study on itinerant ferromagnet CeCrGe3 and the effect of Ti substitution on magnetism of CeCrGe3, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 27 (2015) 016004.
  • V. K. Anand, H. Kim, M. A. Tanatar, R. Prozorov and D. C. Johnston: Superconductivity and physical properties of CaPd2Ge2 single crystals, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 26 (2014) 405702.
  • V. K. Anand, D. G. Quirinale, Y. Lee, B. N. Harmon, Y. Furukawa, V. V. Ogloblichev, A. Huq, D. L. Abernathy, P. W. Stephens, R. J. McQueeney, A. Kreyssig, A. I. Goldman and D. C. Johnston: Crystallography and physical properties of BaCo2As2, Ba0.94K0.06Co2As2 and Ba0.78K0.22Co2As2, Phys. Rev. B 90 (2014) 064517.
  • R. J. Goetsch, V. K. Anand and D. C. Johnston:  Helical antiferromagnetic ordering in Lu1-xScxMnSi (x = 0, 0.25, 0.50), Phys. Rev. B 90 (2014) 064415.
  • V. K. Anand, D. Britz, A. Bhattacharyya, D. T. Adroja, A. D. Hillier, A. M. Strydom, W. Kockelmann, B. D. Rainford and K. A. McEwen: Physical properties of noncentrosymmetric superconductor LaIrSi3: A µSR study, Phys. Rev. B 90 (2014) 014513.
  • V. K. Anand, D. T. Adroja, A. Bhattacharyya, A. D. Hillier, J. W. Taylor and A. M. Strydom: Investigations of the singlet ground state system: PrIrsi3, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 26 (2014) 306001.
  • V. K. Anand and D. C. Johnston: Physical properties of EuPd2As2 single crystals, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 26 (2014) 286002. Highlighted in Lab Talk: http://iopscience.iop.org/0953-8984/labtalk-article/57715
  • V. K. Anand, R. S. Dhaka, Y. Lee, B. N. Harmon, A. Kaminski and D. C. Johnston: Physical properties of metallic antiferromagnetic CaCo1.86As2 single crystals, Phys. Rev. B 89 (2014) 214409.
  • M. Smidman, A. D. Hillier, D. T. Adroja, M. R. Lees, V. K. Anand, R. P. Singh, R. I. Smith, D. M. Paul and G. Balakrishnan: Investigations of the superconducting states of noncentrosymmetric LaPdSi3 and LaPtSi3, Phys. Rev. B 89 (2014) 094509.
  • D. G. Quirinale, V. K. Anand, M. G. Kim, A. Pandey, A. Huq, P. W. Stephens, T. W. Heitmann, A. Kreyssig, R. J. McQueeney, D. C. Johnston and A. I. Goldman: The crystal and magnetic structure of CaCo1.86As2 by x-ray and neutron diffraction, Phys. Rev. B 88 (2013) 174420.
  • M. Smidman, D. T. Adroja, A. D. Hillier, L. C. Chapon, J. W. Taylor, V. K. Anand, R. P. Singh, M. R. Lees, E. A. Goremychkin, M. M. Koza, V. V. Krishnamurthy, D. M. Paul and G. Balakrishnan: Neutron scattering and muon spin relaxation measurements of the non-centrosymmetric antiferromagnet CeCoGe3, Phys. Rev. B 88 (2013) 134416.
  • J. A. McLeod, E. Z. Kurmaev, I. Perez, V. K. Anand, P. Kanchana Perera, D. C. Johnston and A. Moewes: Electronic structure of copper pnictides: Influence of different cations and pnictogens, Phys. Rev. B 88 (2013) 014508.
  • R. S. Dhaka, Y. Lee, V. K. Anand, D. C. Johnston,  B. N. Harmon and A. Kaminski: Angle-resolved photoemission spectroscopy study of BaCo2As2, Phys. Rev. B 87 (2013) 214516.
  • V. K. Anand, H. Kim, M. A. Tanatar, R. Prozorov and D. C. Johnston: Superconducting and normal state properties of APd2As2 (A = Ca, Sr, Ba) single crystals, Phys. Rev. B 87 (2013) 224510.
  • V. K. Anand, D. T. Adroja and A. D. Hillier: Magnetic and transport properties of PrRhSi3, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 25 (2013) 196003.
  • R. J. Goetsch, V. K. Anand and D. C. Johnston: Antiferromagnetism in EuNiGe3, Phys. Rev. B 87 (2013) 064406.
  • V. K. Anand and D. C. Johnston: Observation of a phase transition at 55 K in single crystal CaCu1.7As2, Phys. Rev. B 86 (2012) 214501.
  • V. K. Anand, A. Thamizhavel, Z. Hossain and S. Ramakrishnan: Complex magnetic order in Pr2Pd3Ge5: A single crystal study, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 24 (2012) 456003.
  • D. T. Adroja and V. K. Anand: The inelastic neutron scattering study on the noncentrosymmetric compounds PrCuAl3 and NdCuAl3, Phys. Rev. B 86 (2012) 104404.
  • A. Prasad, V. K. Anand, U. B. Paramanik, Z. Hossain, R. Sarkar, N. Oeschler, M. Baenitz and C. Geibel: Ferromagnetic ordering in CeIr2B2: Transport, magnetization, specific heat and NMR studies, Phys. Rev. B 86 (2012) 014414.
  • V. K. Anand, D. T. Adroja and A. D. Hillier: Ferromagnetic cluster spin-glass behavior in PrRhSn3, Phys. Rev. B 85 (2012) 014418.
  • V. K. Anand, P. Kanchana Perera, A. Pandey, R. J. Goetsch, A. Kreyssig and D. C. Johnston: Crystal growth and physical properties of SrCu2As2, SrCu2Sb2 and BaCu2Sb2, Phys. Rev. B 85 (2012) 214523.
  • V. K. Anand, Anupam, Z. Hossain, S. Ramakrishnan, A. Thamizhavel and D. T. Adroja: Magnetic and transport properties of Pr2Pt3Si5, J. Magn. Magn. Matter. 324 (2012) 2483.
  • Anupam, V. K. Anand, P. L. Paulose, S. Ramakrishnan, C. Geibel and Z. Hossain: Effect of Ni-doping on magnetism and superconductivity in Eu0.5K0.5Fe2As2, Phys. Rev. B 85 (2012) 144513.
  • A. D. Hillier, D. T. Adroja, P. Manuel, V. K. Anand, J. W. Taylor, K. A. McEwen, B. D. Rainford and M. M. Koza: µSR and neutron scattering investigations of the non-centrosymmetric heavy fermion antiferromagnet: CeRhGe3, Phys. Rev. B 85 (2012) 134405.
  • R. J. Goetsch, V. K. Anand, Abhishek Pandey and D. C. Johnston: Structural, thermal, magnetic and electronic transport properties of the LaNi2(Ge1-xPx)2 system, Phys. Rev. B 85 (2012) 054517.
  • A. Pandey, R. S. Dhaka, J. Lamsal, Y. Lee, V. K. Anand, A. Kreyssig, T. W. Heitmann, R. J. McQueeney, A. I. Goldman, B. N. Harmon, A. Kaminski and D. C. Johnston: Ba1-xKxMn2As2: An antiferromagnetic local moment metal, Phys. Rev. Lett. 108 (2012) 087005.
  • A. Pandey, V. K. Anand and D. C. Johnston: Large miscibility gap in the Ba(MnxFe1-x)2As2 system, Phys. Rev. B 84 (2011) 014405.
  • Anupam, V. K. Anand, Z. Hossain, D. T. Adroja and C. Geibel: Signatures of spin-glass behavior in PrIr2B2 and heavy fermion behavior in PrIr2B2C, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 23 (2011) 376001.
  • V. K. Anand, D. T. Adroja, A. D. Hillier, J. Taylor and G. Andre: Signatures of spin-glass behavior in the induced magnetic moment system PrRuSi3, Phys. Rev. B 84 (2011) 064440.
  • V. K. Anand, D. T. Adroja, A. D. Hillier, W. Kockelmann, A. Frale and A. M. Strydom: Complex magnetic behavior in the novel Kondo lattice compound CeRhSn3, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 23 (2011) 276001.
  • V. K. Anand, A. D. Hillier, D. T. Adroja, A. Strydom, H. Michor, K. A. McEwen, and B. D. Rainford: Specific heat and µSR study on the non-centrosymmetric superconductor LaRhSi3, Phys. Rev. B 83 (2011) 064522.
  • V. K. Anand, Z. Hossain and S. Ramakrishnan: Antiferromagnetic ordering below 1.7 K in PrIr2Ge2, J. Alloys Comp. 509 (2011) 1436.
  • D. T. Adroja, A. D. Hillier, P. P. Deen, A. M. Strydom, Y. Muro, J. Kajino, W. A.  Kockelmann, T. Takabatake, V. K. Anand, R. Stewart and J. Taylor: Long-range ordering of reduced magnetic moments in the spin-gap compound CeOs2Al10 as seen via muon spin relaxation and neutron scattering, Phys. Rev. B 82 (2010) 104405. (Editors’ Suggestion)
  • M. Kumar, V. K. Anand, C. Geibel, M. Nicklas and Z. Hossain: Possible charge-density wave transition in PrPt2Si2, Phys. Rev. B 81 (2010) 125107.
  • R. Sarkar, A. Ghoshray, B. Pahari, M. Ghosh, K. Ghoshray, B. Bandyopadhyay, M. Majumder, V. K. Anand and Z. Hossain, 11B and 195Pt NMR study of heavy fermion compound CePt2B2C, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 21 (2009) 415602.
  • S. Layek, V. K. Anand and Z. Hossain: Valence fluctuation in Ce2Co3Ge5 and crystal field effect in Pr2Co3Ge5, J. Magn. Magn. Matter. 321 (2009) 3447.
  • Anupam, V. K. Anand, V. Ganesan and Z. Hossain: Magnetic and transport properties of Pr2Pd3Si5, J. Magn. Magn. Matter. 321 (2009) 2753.
  • V. K. Anand, Z. Hossain, G. Chen, M. Nicklas and C. Geibel: Heavy fermion behavior in PrRh2B2C: An excitonic mass enhancement, Phys. Rev. B 79 (2009) 113107.
  • Z. Hossain, A. K. Rajarajan, V. K. Anand, C. Geibel and S. M. Yusuf: Magnetic properties of PrRh2Si2: A neutron diffraction study, J. Magn. Magn. Matter. 321  (2009) 213.
  • A. Prasad, V. K. Anand, Z. Hossain, P. L. Paulose and C. Geibel: Anisotropic magnetic behavior in EuIr2Ge2 single crystal, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 20 (2008) 285217.
  • V. K. Anand, B. Pandey, Z. Hossain, H. C. Verma and C. Geibel: Antiferromagnetism in Fe-doped PrRh2Si2: A Mössbauer study, Hyperfine Interactions 184 (2008) 173.
  • V. K. Anand, Z. Hossain and C. Geibel: Magnetic and transport properties of PrTGe3 (T = Ni, Rh), Solid State Communications 146 (2008) 335.
  • V. K. Anand, Z. Hossain and C. Geibel:  Magnetic order in Pr2Pd3Ge5 and possible heavy fermion behavior in Pr2Rh3Ge5, Phys. Rev. B 77 (2008) 184407.
  • V. K. Anand, Z. Hossain, G. Behr, G. Chen, M. Nicklas and C. Geibel: Magnetocrystalline anisotropy and antiferromagnetic phase transition in PrRh2Si2, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 19 (2007) 506205.
  • V. K. Anand, Z. Hossain and C. Geibel: Magnetic properties of PrPd2Si2 and PrPt2Si2, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 19 (2007) 486207.
  • V. K. Anand, C. Geibel and Z. Hossain: Superconducting and magnetic properties of Pt-based borocarbides RPt2B2C (R = La, Ce, Pr), Physica C 460-462 (2007) 636.
  • V. K. Anand, A. Chaudhuri, S. K. Dhar, C. Geibel and Z. Hossain: Magnetic behavior of PrPd2B2C, Physica C 460-462 (2007) 785.
  • V. K. Anand, A. K. Nandy, S. K. Dhar, C. Geibel and Z. Hossain: Magnetic and transport properties of Pr2Ni3Ge5, J. Magn. Magn. Matter. 313 (2007) 164.

Conference Presentations:

  • International Conference on Strongly Correlated Electron System (SCES 2020, online mode) Sep 27 – Oct 02, 2021: V. K. Anand, A. Fraile, D. T. Adroja, Shivani Sharma, Rajesh Tripathi, C. Ritter, C. de la Fuente, P. K. Biswas, V. Garcia Sakai, A. del Moral, and A. M. Strydom: Signature of CEF-phonon coupling in Kondo lattice system CeCuGa3, J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. 2164 (2022) 012056.
  • International Conference on Strongly Correlated Electron System (SCES 2020, online mode) Sep 27 – Oct 02, 2021: R. Tripathi, D. T. Adroja, M. R. Lees, V. K. Anand, A. Sundaresan, S. Langridge, A. Bhattacharyya, Y. Muro, K Hayashi, and T. Takabatake: Effect of 3p- and 5d-electron doping on the Kondo semiconductor CeFe2Al10, J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. 2164 (2022) 012043.
  • International Conference on Strongly Correlated Electron System, Grenoble, France (SCES 2014) July 07-11, 2014: V. K. Anand, D. T. Adroja, A. Bhattacharyya, A. D. Hillier, D. Britz, A. M. Strydom, J. W. Taylor, A. Fraile and W. Kockelmann: Neutron scattering and μSR studies on a Kondo lattice heavy fermion CeRuSn3, J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. 592 (2015) 012008.
  • International Conference on Magnetic Materials, Kolkata (ICMM 2007) Dec 04-09, 2007: Z. Hossain, V. K. Anand and C. Geibel: Magnetic properties of Pr-T-X compounds (T = d-elements, X = Si, Ge), AIP Conference Proceedings, 1003 (2008) 195-197.
  •  International Conference on Magnetic Materials, Kolkata, India (ICMM 2007) Dec 04-09, 2007: R. Sarkar, A. Ghoshray, B. Pahari, K. Ghoshray, V. K. Anand and Z. Hossain: 11B NMR Study of possible heavy fermion compound CePt2B2C, AIP Conference Proceedings, 1003 (2008) 213-215.

Professional Memberships/Fellowship:

  • Member, Editorial Board of Physica Scripta
  • Life Member, Indian Association of Physics Teachers (IAPT)
  • Life Member, Indian Physics Association (IPA)
  • Member (Annual), American Physical Society (APS)

Honours and Achievements:

  • Editorial Board Member, Physica Scripta (Oct 2021 - present)

Personal interests: Teaching, Photography, Site Seeing, Playing Chess, Listening Music etc.