IIEST, Shibpur

Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur

(Formerly Bengal Engineering and Science University, Shibpur)

Empowering the nation since 1856

Dr. Abhijit Majumdar

Assistant Professor

Department of Physics

Academic Qualifications

  • Assistant Professor, IIEST (BESU), Shibpur, Howrah, India: April, 2014 onward
  • Visiting Scientist, Institute for Plasma Research, Gujarat, India: May, 13 - March,14
  • Assistant Professor, Gujarat Forensic Science Univ., Gujarat, India:2013 (Jan-Apl)
  • Research Scientist at University of Greifswald, Germany: 2009-2012
  • Postdoc/Wiessensaft Mitarbeiter at University of Greifswald, Germany:2006-2008
  • Ph.D in Physics, Univ of Greifswald/Max-Planck, Germany:2002-2006
  • M.Tech. in Instrumentation, DAV Univ., Indore, India: 2002
  • M.Sc in Physics, 3rd rank in DAV Univ., Indore, India: 2001
  • B.Sc in Physics, Burdwan Univ., W.B., India: 1999



  1. Mobile: +91-8902781531/9007954918


  1. Permanent address:B-9, Narkel Bagan, Kamdahari, Garia, Kolkata-84
  2. Present address:IIEST (former BESU), Shibpur,Howrah-3, West Bengal, India
  3. Email: majuabhijit@gmail.com

Area of Research

  • Plasma surface interaction by Magnetron plasma,
  • Metal/Non-metal nitride synthesis and characterization (Cu3N, CuTiN, CN),
  • Nano-Cluster deposition (magnetic and non-magnetic clusters)
  • Plasma Bio-Medical Application

Courses Undertaken

  • PG (4th Sem, Elective): Plasma Physics (100 Marks)
  • Ph.D Course: Advanced Plasma Physics (50 Marks)

Recent Publications (Last 10)

  1. Development of power supply for atmospheric pressure plasma jet at room temperature for bio-medical applications, Sadhan Chandra Das, Abhijit Majumdar, Subroto Mukherjee, Sumant Katiyal, T. Shripathi, IEEE Xplore 978-9 (2016) 3805-4421
  2. “Simultaneous determination of dispersion model parameters and local thickness of thin films by imaging spectro-photometry” David Necas, J. Vodak, I. Ohlídal, M. Ohlídal, Abhijit Majumdar, L. Zajíčková Applied Surface Science, 350, 149-155, (2015)
  3. “Electronic bond structure of carbon nitride thin film deposited by HiPIMS and dc magnetron plasma”- Abhijit Majumdar , Sadhan Chandra Das, Vitaslav Stranak, Rainer Hippler Journal of Coating Science and Technology (JCSR) 2, 28-37 (2015)
  4. Development of fast heating electron beam annealing setup for ultra high vacuum chamber Sadhan C. Das, Abhijit Majumdar, Sumant Katiyal, T. Shripathi, R. Hippler Rev. Sci. Instrument 85, 025107 (2014)
  5. Structural difference in hydrogenated carbon nitride ..: Shake up satellites and fluorescence phenomena Abhijit Majumdar, S. C. Das, J. Heinecke, R. Hippler Surface Science 609, 53 (2013)
  6. Role of nitrogen in optical and electrical band gap carbon nitride Abhijit Majumdar, S. Mukherjee, R. Hippler, Thin solid film 527, 151(2013)
  7. Nanopatterning of mica surface under low energy ion beam sputtering A. Metya, D. Ghose, S. A. Mollick, and Abhijit Majumdar J. Appl. Physics 111, 074306 (2012)
  8. Chemical synthesis of poly-amides films deposited by N2/CH4 DBD plasma Abhijit Majumdar, S C Das, T. Shripathi, R. Hippler, Composite Interface 18, 1-10 (2012)
  9. Development of fast heating inert gas annealing apparatus operated at atmospheric pressure S. C. Das, Abhijit Majumdar, T. Shripathi, R. Hippler Rev. Sci. Instrument 83, 046109 (2012)
  10. Cold plasma is well tolerated and does not deteriorate human skin barrier and skin capacitance Georg Daeschlein, Abhijit Majumdar, K. D. Weltmann, Journal of German Society of Dermatology 10, 509-515 (2012)