Sumanta Kumar Sahu


Name Sri. Sumanta Kumar Sahu
Designation Lecturer in Physics
Date of Joining 27-12-2019
Qualification  MSc


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Subject of Interest

  • Condensed Matter Physics, Non-linear Dynamics, Solar Cells
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Courses Teaching/Taught

  • UG level Solid State Physics, Analog Systems and Applications, Electricity and Magnetism
  • PG level Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, Basic Solid State Physics, Quantum Mechanics


  • 2016 – 2018 Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India
    Master of Science in Physics, specializing in Experimental Condensed Matter Physics
    Thesis: Magneto-transport properties of Weyl semimetal Tungsten Ditelluride W T e2
    Supervisor: Prof. Satyabrata Patnaik
    FGPA: 7.18/9.00, equivalent to 76.8%
  • 2013 – 2016  Govt. College Autonomous, now Kalahandi University, Bhawanipatna, Odisha
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours), Physics with Mathematics
    Percentage: 82.4%, Distinction


National Level Examinations
Jun 2017 Joint CSIR-UGC Exam, NET with JRF, Rank: 210
Dec 2017 Joint CSIR-UGC Exam, NET, Rank: 128
2018 GATE Physics Exam, Score: 524, Rank: 615
2019 GATE Physics Exam, Score: 490, Rank: 746


Technical Skills

  • Languages Python, FORTRAN (basic knowledge), LATEX
  • OS Linux (Ubuntu), Windows
  • Softwares Libre Office, MS Office, Origin, Jupyter Lab and Others
  • Typing English typing 50+ words per minute (W.P.M.)


Webinar Organised

  • Webinar entitled Mysteries in Quantum World
    08th Jan 2021,
    Role: Coordinator, Technical Person
  • An international webinar on Nuclear Energy: Prospects and Challenges jointly
    with the Department of Chemistry, Rayagada Autonomous College.
    24th Oct 2020,
    Role: Organising Secretary , Technical Person


Additional Information

  • Ranked 1 in JNU all India Entrance Examination (JNUEE), 2016 in Physics
  • Hands on experience in operating X-Ray Diffractometer (Rigaku SmartLab)