Dr Utpal Deka

Dr Utpal Deka

Professor (Addl) & HOD

Department of Physics

My Name is Dr Utpal Deka, my profilePage is. I am aProfessor (Addl) & HODin Department of Physics, SBAS.
  • CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Dr Utpal Deka is Professor (Addl) and HOD in the Department of Physics, SMIT.

    He:

    • Teaches BTech and MSc levels students.
    • Is involved in research in the area of plasma physics
    • Is actively involved in development of laboratory for research and teaching, curriculum design, course material preparation, etc.
  • SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
    Subject
    :
    Engineering Physics (Theory)
    Subject code
    :
    PH1103
    Year / Semester
    :
    B.tech First and Second Semesters
    Subject
    :
    Engineering Physics (Lab)
    Subject code
    :
    PH1162
    Year / Semester
    :
    B.tech First and Second Semesters
    Subject
    :
    Statistical Mechanics
    Subject code
    :
    PH2301
    Year / Semester
    :
    Third Semester , MSc (Physics
    Subject
    :
    Computer Fundamentals and Programing
    Subject code
    :
    PH2203
    Year / Semester
    :
    Second Semester ,MSc (Physics)
  • ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
    Degree
    :
    PhD
    Specialisation
    :
    Theoretical and Computational Plasma Physics
    Institute
    :
    Centre for Plasma Physics – Institute for Plasma Research
    Year of passing
    :
    2005
    Degree
    :
    MSc (Physics)
    Specialisation
    :
    Plasma and Space Physics
    Institute
    :
    Delhi University
    Year of passing
    :
    1996
    Degree
    :
    BSc
    Specialisation
    :
    Physics
    Institute
    :
    Hindu College, Delhi University
    Year of passing
    :
    1994
  • EXPERIENCE
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technology
    Designation
    :
    Head
    Role:Teaching UG, PG and administrative
    Tenure
    :
    2019-Present
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technolog
    Designation
    :
    Professor
    Role:Teaching
    Tenure
    :
    2015 – Present
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technology
    Designation
    :
    Assistant Professor I
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    2008 - 2009
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technology
    Designation
    :
    Associate Professor
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    2009 – 2015
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technology
    Designation
    :
    Assistant Professor II
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    2004 - 2008
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    St. Xavier’s Jr. Science College
    Designation
    :
    Lecturer
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    2004
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Centre for Plasma Physics – Institute for Plasma Research
    Designation
    :
    Post-Doctoral Research
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    2003
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Centre for Plasma Physics – Institute for Plasma Research, DAE institute
    Designation
    :
    Research
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    2000 - 2003
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Institute for Advanced Study in Science & Technology, DST Institute in Guwahati
    Designation
    :
    Junior Research Fellow
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    1998 - 2000
  • CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Dr Utpal Deka is Professor (Addl) and HOD in the Department of Physics, SMIT.

    He:

    • Teaches BTech and MSc levels students.
    • Is involved in research in the area of plasma physics
    • Is actively involved in development of laboratory for research and teaching, curriculum design, course material preparation, etc.
  • SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
    Subject Subject code Year / Semester
    Engineering Physics (Theory) PH1103 B.tech First and Second Semesters
    Engineering Physics (Lab) PH1162 B.tech First and Second Semesters
    Statistical Mechanics PH2301 Third Semester , MSc (Physics
    Computer Fundamentals and Programing PH2203 Second Semester ,MSc (Physics)
  • ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
    Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
    PhD Theoretical and Computational Plasma Physics Centre for Plasma Physics – Institute for Plasma Research 2005
    MSc (Physics) Plasma and Space Physics Delhi University 1996
    BSc Physics Hindu College, Delhi University 1994
  • EXPERIENCE
    Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
    Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technology Head Teaching UG, PG and administrative 2019-Present
    Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technolog Professor Teaching 2015 – Present
    Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technology Assistant Professor I 2008 - 2009
    Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technology Associate Professor 2009 – 2015
    Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technology Assistant Professor II 2004 - 2008
    St. Xavier’s Jr. Science College Lecturer 2004
    Centre for Plasma Physics – Institute for Plasma Research Post-Doctoral Research 2003
    Centre for Plasma Physics – Institute for Plasma Research, DAE institute Research 2000 - 2003
    Institute for Advanced Study in Science & Technology, DST Institute in Guwahati Junior Research Fellow 1998 - 2000
  • AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
    Areas of interest
    :
    Plasma Physics and Nonlinear Dynamics
    Areas of expertise
    :
    Plasma sheath, Nonlinear Phenomena and Nonlinear dynamics in Plasma, Solar Plasma
    Areas of research
    :
    Plasma Physics and Nonlinear Dynamics in Plasma, Solar Plasma, Thin Film, Quantum Plasma
  • AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
    Areas of interest Plasma Physics and Nonlinear Dynamics
    Areas of expertise Plasma sheath, Nonlinear Phenomena and Nonlinear dynamics in Plasma, Solar Plasma
    Areas of research Plasma Physics and Nonlinear Dynamics in Plasma, Solar Plasma, Thin Film, Quantum Plasma