IIEST, Shibpur

Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur

(Formerly Bengal Engineering and Science University, Shibpur)

Empowering the nation since 1856

Dr. Mousumi Basu
Dr. Mousumi Basu Dr. Mousumi Basu
Associate Professor ,   Physics

  • Ph.D. in Physics, IIT, Kharagpur, India, 2000.
  • M.Tech. in Solid State Technology, IIT, Kharagpur, India, 1995.
  • M.Sc. in Physics , Jadavpur University, 1992.
  • B.Sc. (Hons.) in Physics, Vidyasagar University, 1989.


Contact Addresses
Residence 19D/12, Anupama Housing Complex, V.I.P. Road,
Kolkata - 700 052, West Bengal, India
Phone (office) +91 - 33 - 26684561/62/63 Ext. 427, +91(33)2668 0521- 25
Mobile +91 -+91-9433306461
email mbasu@physics.becs.ac.in, mousumi.basu@gmail.com


Research Areas
  • Design and Optimization of different single mode optical fibers applicable for dispersion management.
  • Studies on non-linear pulse propagation in optical fibers / waveguides in the context of soliton generation, parabolic similariton generation, pulse compression, supercontinuum generation etc..
  • Studies on Optical fibers in micro and nano dimensions.


Recent Publications
  • Journals
    • Spot Size Technique : A Theoretical Approach To Optimise Dispersion Compensated Optical Fibres. R.Tewari, M. Basu, H.N.Acharya, Fibre and Integrated Optics , Vol-17, 1998, p- 221 - 230 .
    • Modified Figure of Merit for Dispersion Compensated Optical Fibres, R.Tewari, M. Basu, H.N.Acharya, Optics Communications, Vol. 155, 1998, p-260-262.
    • Effect of Grading on the Characteristics of a Dispersion Compensated Optical Fibre, Mousumi Basu, Ramanand Tewari and H.N. Acharya, Optics Communications, Vol. 174, 2000, p- 119-125.
    • Studying the effect of a Central Dip on the Performance of a Dispersion Compensated Optical Fibre, R.Tewari, M. Basu and H.N.Acharya, Optics Communications, Vol. 174, 2000, p- 405-411.
    • Modeling of a step index segmented core single mode optical fiber as a dispersion compensator, M. Basu and , D. Ghosh, Optik, Vol. 116, 2005, p- 255-264.
    • Design considerations of depressed clad W-shaped single mode dispersion compensating fibers, M. Basu and S. Roy, Optik, Vol. 117, 2006, p-377-387.
    • Dispersion Compensating Graded Index Multi-clad Fiber: Optimization for Dispersion-managed WDM Transmission Systems, Dipankar Ghosh and Mousumi Basu, Fiber & Intgrated. Optics, Vol -26, 2007,p- 49-61.
    • Designing A Graded Index Depressed Clad Non-Zero Dispersion Shifted Optical Fiber for Wide Band Transmission System. Dipankar Ghosh, Debashri Ghosh and Mousumi Basu, Optik, Vol 119, 2008, p- 63-68.
    • Propagation of short soliton pulses through a parabolic index fiber with dispersion decreasing along length, Dipankar Ghosh, Mousumi Basu, Optics Communications, Vol. 281, 2008, p - 3361-3368.
    • Generation of self-similar parabolic pulses by designing normal dispersion decreasing fiber amplifier as well as its staircase substitutes, Dipankar Ghosh, Mousumi Basu, Somenath Sarkar, IEEE – OSA Journal of Lightwave Technology,Vol.- 27,2009,p- 3880-3887.
    • Efficient Dispersion tailoring by designing alternatiely arranged dispersion compensating fibers and fiber amplifiers to create self similar parabolic pulses, Dipankar Ghosh and Mousumi Basu, Optics &Laser Technology, Vol.- 42, 2010, p- 1301-1310.
    • Study of Optical Properties of GeO2 nanocrystals as synthesized by Hydrothermal Technique, Navonil Bose, Mousumi Basu and Sampad Mukherjee, Material Research Bulletin, 47 (2012)1368-1373.
  • Conference Proceedings:
    • Predicting Maximum Negative Chromatic Dispersion in Optimized Dispersion Compensated Optical Fibres with a Central Dip, R.Tewari, M. Basu, H.N. Acharya, M. Chakraborty, International Conference on Fibre Optics & Photonics “PHOTONICS -96”, I.I.T, Madras, paper no. b.5, December 1996.
    • Optimisation of graded index dispersion compensated optical fibres, R.Tewari, M. Basu, H.N.Acharya, M.Chakraborty, XXIII National Conference on Optics & Optoelectronics (IRDE, Dehradun) pp 116-117, March 1996.
    • Effect of Splice loss on Figure of Merit of Dispersion Compensated Optical Fibres, M. Basu, R.Tewari, H.N.Acharya, XXIV National Conference on Optics & Optoelectronics (University of Calcutta), Jan.- Feb. 1997.
    • Modelling of Dispersion Compensated Fibre Characteristics Using Spot Size Technique, R.Tewari, Mousumi Basu and H.N.Acharya, International Conference on Photonics , PHOTONICS - 98, I.I.T, Delhi, December 1998.
    • Designing a Multiclad dispersion flattened Fiber (DFF) with negative third order dispersion to perform a higher order pulse compressor, Dipankar Ghosh and Mousumi Basu, XXXIIIth Optical Society of India (OSI) Symposium, Tezpur University,Sec -8, p-204, Dec., 2007.
    • Theoretical Design of Normal Dispersion Decreasing Fiber Amplifier to Obtain Self Similar Parabolic Pulses and Its Practical Aspects, Dipankar Ghosh, Mousumi Basu, IEEE Photonics Global @ Singapore, 2008, (ICOCN-2008), conf195a21, December, 2008.
    • Parabolic Pulse generation from Normal Dispersion decreasing Fiber ( NDDF ) with Gain as well as from alternate concatenation of DCFs and fiber amplifiers, Dipankar Ghosh, Mousumi Basu, Chiranjit Debnath, Somenath Sarkar, Photonics 2008, IIT Delhi, page no. 267, December, 2008.
    • Performance of straight and bent dispersion decreasing fiber amplifiers in parabolic similariton pulse formation, Dipankar Ghosh, Mousumi Basu,CODEC -09, International conference on computers and devices for communication, Kolkata, West Bengal, OLT -6167, 14-16th December, 2009.
    • Designing a Multiclad NZDSF with negative TOD to achieve enhanced compression of Higher Order Soliton Pulses, Navonil Bose, Dipankar Ghosh and Mousumi Basu, Photonics 2010, IIT Guwahati, page no. 395, December, 2010.
    • Synthesis and Characterization of GeO2 Nanocrystals, Navonil Bose, Mousumi Basu and Sampad Mukherjee Proc. Of International Conference on Specialty Glass and Optical Fiber: Materials, Technology & Devices (ICGF - 2011), Page-217, 2011.
    • Studies on A Multicladded Erbium Doped Non Zero Dispersion Shifted Fiber to Achieve A Flattened Gain Spectrum, Navonil Bose, Dipankar Ghosh, Sampad Mukherjee and Mousumi Basu, Proc. Of International Conference On LASER, Materials Science and Communication (ICLMSC-2011),Manuscript Id-C13.
    • Efficient Parabolic Similariton Geneartion by Third Order Dispersion Compensation, Debasruti Chowdhury, Navonil Bose, Mousumi Basu, Sampad Mukherjee Paper Number: OLT-20-9403, Presentation Type: Oral, CODEC -2012, International conference on computers and devices for communication,(best oral paper award) Kolkata, West Bengal, December, 2012.

Courses Undertaken
  • Post Graduate:
    Mathematical Physics, Computational techniques and Numerical method, Electromagnetic Theory, Material Physics I (Physics of Semiconductors), Fiber Optics as a part of Material Physics II, Optoelectronic materials and devices as a part of Material Physics II, Fiber Amplifiers & Non-linear fiber optics as a part of Advanced Optics (Elective), Physics of Semiconductor Devices (Elective),
  • Under graduate Level:
    1st & 2nd semester Engineering Physics both Theory & Practical. 3rd semester Material Science course


Department of Physics, BESU, Shibpur - 7111 03, INDIA