Department of Physics,Indian Institue of Technology Roorkee
Arumugam Paramasivan
P. Arumugam Professor aruphfph@iitr.ac.in 8979890366
Areas of Interest
  • Theoretical Nuclear Physics, Hot and rotating nuclei, Proton emission, Neutron stars
Professional Background
FromToPositionOrganisation
2019-01-01OngoingProfessorIIT Roorkee
2014-01-012019-01-01Assosiate ProfessorIIT Roorkee
2008-01-012014-01-01Assistant ProfessorIIT Roorkee
2005-01-012008-01-01Post Doctoral Fellow (FCT)CFIF, Instituto Superior Tecnico, Lisbon, Portugal
2003-01-012005-01-01Post Doctoral FellowInstitute of Physics, Bhubaneswar
2001-01-012003-01-01Senior Research Fellow (CSIR)M.S. University, Tirunelveli
1998-01-012001-01-01Junior Research Fellow (DST)M.S. University, Tirunelveli
Multiple Posts
FromToPositionOrganisation
2020-01-01OngoingDean (International Relations)IITR
2018-01-012020-01-01Associate Dean (International Relations)IITR
2017-01-012017-01-01Cordinator, Thomso 2017IITR
2012-01-01OngoingOC Computer LabDepartment of Physics, IITR
2016-01-012016-01-01Co-Cordinator, Thomso 2016IIT Roorkee
2011-01-01OngoingMember, Reports & Website CommitteeDepartment of Physics, IITR
2009-01-012011-01-01Deputy OC, Computer LabDepartment of Physics, IITR
2010-01-012011-01-01OC Placement & TrainingDepartment of Physics, IITR
2011-01-012011-01-01Course Coordinator (PH-201)Department of Physics, IITR
Sponsored Research Projects
TopicFunding AgencyStart DatePeriod
Warm and rotating nuclei near the limits of stabilityDepartment of Science and Technology2012-018 years 8 months
Microscopic description of triaxially deformed odd-odd Proton emittersCSIR2015-015 years 8 months
Mapping the low temperature and low spin phase diagram of atomic nucleiSERB, DST2015-015 years 8 months
Decay spectroscopy of exotic nucleiCERN2011-019 years 7 months
Search for neutron emission in exotic nuclei FCT Portugal2007-0113 years 7 months
Exotic decays with relativistic microscopic interactionsFCT, Portugal2010-0110 years 7 months
Single-particle and collective aspects of nuclei at extremes of iso-spin, spin and temperatureFCT, Portugal2007-0113 years 7 months
Nuclear Physics beyond the drip-linesFCT, Portugal2020-08
Effect of excitation on giant dipole resonanceCSIR, Govt of India2002-0118 years 7 months
Teaching Engagements
TitleCourse CodeClass NameSemester
Nuclear Physics and its ApplicationsPH 308P.G.(including Pre Phd Course)Spring
Simulation and Computer ApplicationPH 615 & PP.G.(including Pre Phd Course)Autumn
Physics II (Modern Physics)PH 201U.G.Autumn
Projects and Thesis Supervised
Title of ProjectNames of Students
Hexadecapole deformations in excited nucleiA. Sivagami Sundari
Clustering aspects in heavy nucleiE. Kumar
Macroscopic description of giant dipole resonanceR. Swarnalatha
Systematics in the depth of Woods-Saxon potential studied using proton emission dataJasmine Sethi
Neutron Star and Equation of StateShabnam I.S.
Giant Quadrupole ResonanceAarti Malhotra
Fission in rapidly rotating nucleiVinay Suram
Quark-Hadron Phase Transition in Neutron StarsBhumika Thakur
Clustering in Atomic NucleiAnu Kundu
Towards a formal description of pairing in giant dipole resonanceGarima Arora
Microscopic description of giant dipole resonanceRajiv G Pereira
A qualitative study of rotating neutron starsAnkit Kumar
PHDs Supervised
TopicScholar NameStatus of PHDRegistration Date
Relativistic Mean Field Description of Exotic Phases in Neutron StarNeha GuptaO2009-01
Proton emission from two quasiparticle statesMonika PatialO2009-01
Giant Resonances Built on Excited States of NucleiRhine Kumar A.K.O2010-01
Triaxially deformed nuclei near the proton drip lineSwati ModiO2013-01
To be decidedPoojaO2020-08
To be decidedAbhishekO2020-08
To be decidedAnkit KumarO2020-08
To be decidedJaikhomba SinghaO2020-08
To be decidedShivam GakkharO2020-08
Courses or Conferences Organised
Conference NameSponsored ByDate
National Conference on Advances in Physics, IIT RoorkeeDAE-BRNS, CSRI, IIT Roorkee2012-01
SERC School on "Modern trends in Nuclear structure and dynamics, IIT RoorkeeDST-SERC, Govt. of India2012-01
Interaction Meeting on Theoretical Nuclear Physics, IIT-RoorkeeDST, Govt. of India2010-01
School cum workshop on Nuclear Yrast and Near Yrast States, IIT-RoorkeeDAE-BRNS, UDCSR Kolkata2009-01
DAE-BRNS Symposium on Nuclear Physics, RoorkeeDAE-BRNS2008-01
International Conference on Proton Emitting Nuclei and related topics, LisbonFCT, FCG, FLA, Portugal2007-01
International AMONET Meeting on Women in Science, Lisbon, PortugalFundacao Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon2006-01
Workshop on Relativistic Mean Field Theory in Nuclear Physics, IOP BhubaneswarIOP Bhubaneswar, DAE-BRNS2004-01
DAE-BRNS Symposium on Nuclear Physics, TirunelveliDAE-BRNS2002-01
National International Collaboration
TopicOrganisation
Drip line nucleiCFIF, Instituto Superior Tecnico, Lisbon, Portugal; Univ. Padova, Italy; Univ. Surrey, UK
Quantum coherence in nuclear reactionsNTU Singapore
Relativistic Mean Field Theory, EoS,..Institute of Physics, Bhubaneswar
Giant Dipole Resonance in warm nucleiRIKEN, Saitama, Tokyo, Japan
Books Authored

(a) Books edited

  1. Proton-Emitting Nuclei and related topics – Editors: L. S. Ferreira and P. Arumugam, AIP Conference Proceedings Vol. 961, 50 (2007).  ISBN: 978-7354-0475-5.

(b) Chapters in book

  1. Non-adiabatic quasi-particle model for deformed proton emitters  –  P. Arumugam, E. Maglione and L. S. Ferreira, “Proton-Emitting Nuclei”, AIP Conference Proceedings Vol. 681, 50 (2007) ISBN: 978-7354-0475-5.
  2. Nuclear properties at high spin and low temperature – P. Arumugam, A. Ganga Deb and S.K. Patra, Nuclear Structure at the Extremes: New Directions, Narosa Pub. House (2008) ISBN: 978-81-7319-897-7.
  3. Halo and cluster structure of light nuclei – B.K. Sharma, P. Arumugam, A. Shukla and S.K. Patra, Nuclear Structure at the Extremes: New Directions, Narosa Pub. House (2008) ISBN: 978-81-7319-897-7.
  4. Giant dipole resonance and shape transitions in medium heavy mass nuclei – A. Ganga Deb, P. Arumugam, and S.K. Patra, Nuclear Structure at the Extremes: New Directions, Narosa Pub. House (2008) ISBN: 978-81-7319-897-7.   http://www.narosa.com/books_display.asp?catgcode=978-81-7319-897-7
  5. Giant dipole resonance in hot rotating nuclei – P. Arumugam, A.G. Deb and S.K. Patra, Relativistic Mean Field Theory in Nuclear Physics, Allied Pub. (2006). ISBN:8184240872
  6. Recent developments in relativistic mean field theory – S.K. Patra, B.K. Sharma, P. Arumugam, M. Centelles, and X. Viñas, Relativistic Mean Field Theory in Nuclear Physics, Allied Pub. (2006). ISBN:8184240872.  http://www.indianbooks.co.in/books/index.php?productID=86669&picture_id=76605
  7. Effective field theory Lagrangian approach: A complete relativistic nuclear model – P. Arumugam, B.K. Sharma, S.K. Patra, Tapas Sil, M. Centelles, and X. Vinas, Production and utilization of radioactive ion beams from ISOL type facilities, (In Press).
  8. Shell structure, cranking and magnetic phenomena in nuclei – A.K. Jain and P. Arumugam, Mean Field Description of Nuclei, Narosa Pub. House (2006). ISBN: 8173197083.  http://www.amazon.com/Mean-Field-Description-Nuclei-Gambhir/dp/8173197083/ref=si3_rdr_bb_product/102-8658780-5110536
Refereed Journal Papers

Letters:

  1. Collective enhancement in nuclear level density
    G. Mohanto, A. Parihari, P. C. Rout, S. De, E. T. Mirgule, B. Srinivasan, K. Mahata, S. P. Behera, M. Kushwaha, D. Sarkar, B. K. Nayak, A. Saxena, A.K. Rhine Kumar, A. Gandhi, K Sangita, N. Deb and P. Arumugam
    Phys. Rev. C 100, 011602 (Rapid communication) (2019).

  2. Effects of Coriolis and residual neutron-proton interactions in the proton emission from 130Eu
    Monika Patial, P. Arumugam, A.K. Jain, E. Maglione and L.S. Ferreira,
    Phys. Lett. B 718, 979 (2013).

  3. Evidence of antimagnetic rotation in odd-A 105Cd
    D. Choudhury, A. K. Jain, M. Patial, N. Gupta, P. Arumugam, et al,
    Phys. Rev. C 82, 061308 (Rapid communication) (2010).

  4. Proton emission, gamma deformation, and the spin of the isomeric state of 141Ho
    P. Arumugam, L.S. Ferreira and E. Maglione
    Phys. Lett. B 680, 443 (2009).

  5. Fine structure in proton radioactivity: An accurate tool to ascertain the breaking of axial symmetry in 145Tm
    P. Arumugam, L.S. Ferreira, and E. Maglione
    Phys. Rev. C 78, 041305(R) (Rapid communication) (2008).

  6. Clustering in superheavy nuclei within the relativistic mean field approach
    B.K. Sharma, P. Arumugam, S.K. Patra, P.D. Stevenson, R.K. Gupta, and W. Greiner
    J. Phys. G 32, L1 (2006).

  7. Applicability of shape parameterizations for giant dipole resonance in warm and rapidly rotating nuclei
    P. Arumugam, A.G. Deb and S.K. Patra
    Europhys. Lett. 70, 313 (2005).

  8. Versatility of field theory motivated nuclear effective Lagrangian approach
     P. Arumugam, B.K. Sharma, P.K. Sahu, S.K. Patra, T. Sil, M. Centelles and X. Viñas
    Phys. Lett. B 601, 51 (2004).

Regular articles:

  1. Signature splitting in the positive parity bands of 127Xe
    S. Chakraborty, H. P. Sharma, S. S. Tiwary, C. Majumder, P. Banerjee, S. Ganguly, S. Rai, Pragati Popli, Swati Modi, P. Arumugam, Mayank Singh, S. Kumar, A. Kumar, S. S. Bhattacharjee, R. P. Singh, S. Muralithar and R. Palit
    Eur. Phys. J. A 56, 50 (2020).

  2. Rotational band on a three-quasineutron isomer in 127Xe
    S. Chakraborty, H. P. Sharma, S. S. Tiwary, C. Majumder, P. Banerjee, S. Ganguly, S. Rai, Pragati, Swati Modi, P. Arumugam, Mayank, S. Kumar, R. Palit, A. Kumar, S. S. Bhattacharjee, R. P. Singh, and S. Muralithar
    Phys. Rev. C 97, 054311 (2018); Phys. Rev. C 98, 059902 (2018).

  3. Study of the Jacobi shape transition in A ≈ 30 nuclei
    B. Dey, C. Ghosh, D. Pandit, A.K. Rhine Kumar, S. Pal, V. Nanal, R.G. Pillay, P. Arumugam, S. De, G. Gupta, H. Krishnamoorthy, E.T. Mirgule, Surajit Pal, and P. C. Rout
    Phys. Rev. C 97, 014317 (2018).

  4. Decay of 147Tm and the role of triaxiality studied with a nonadiabatic quasiparticle approach
    Swati Modi, M. Patial, P. Arumugam, L. S. Ferreira, and E. Maglione
    Phys. Rev. C 96, 064308 (2017).

  5. Giant dipole resonance and shape transitions in hot and rotating 88Mo
    A. K. Rhine Kumar, P. Arumugam, N. Dinh Dang, and I. Mazumdar
    Phys. Rev. C 96, 024322 (2017).

  6. Giant dipole resonance studies in Ba isotopes at E/A≈5MeV
    C. Ghosh, A. K. Rhine Kumar, Balaram Dey, V. Nanal, R. G. Pillay, P. Arumugam, K. V. Anoop, N. Dokania, Abhijit Garai, Ghnashyam Gupta, E. T. Mirgule, G. Mishra, Debasish Mondal, S. Pal, M. S. Pose, and P. C. Rout
    Phys. Rev. C 96, 014309 (2017)

  7. Triaxiality in the proton emitter 109I
    Swati Modi, M. Patial, P. Arumugam, E. Maglione, and L. S. Ferreira
    Phys. Rev. C 95, 054323 (2017)

  8. Modified particle-rotor model and low-lying rotational bands in odd-A triaxial nuclei
    Swati Modi, M Patial, P. Arumugam, E. Maglione, L.S. Ferreira
    Physica Scripta 92, 094002 (2017)

  9. Nonadiabatic quasiparticle approach for rotation-particle coupling in triaxial odd-A nuclei
    Swati Modi, M. Patial, P. Arumugam, E. Maglione and L.S. Ferreira,
    Phys. Rev. C 95, 024326 (2017).

  10. Reply to “Comment on ‘Thermal shape fluctuation model study of the giant dipole resonance in 152Gd’ ”
    A.K. Rhine Kumar and P. Arumugam,
    Phys. Rev. C 94, 049802 (2016)

  11. Temperature dependence of the giant dipole resonance width in 152Gd
    C. Ghosh, G. Mishra, A. K. Rhine Kumar, N. Dokania, V. Nanal, R. G. Pillay, Suresh Kumar, P. C. Rout, Sandeep Joshi, and P. Arumugam
    Phys. Rev. C 94, 014318 (2016)

  12. Proton emission from the deformed odd-odd nuclei near drip line,
    M. Patial, P. Arumugam, A. K. Jain, E. Maglione, and L. S. Ferreira,
    J. Physics: Conf. Ser., 665, 012049 (2016).

  13. Thermal shape fluctuation model study of the giant dipole resonance in 152Gd,
    A.K. Rhine Kumar and P. Arumugam,
    Phys. Rev. C, 92, 044314 (2015).

  14. Effects of thermal shape fluctuations and pairing fluctuations on the giant dipole resonance in warm nuclei,
    A.K. Rhine Kumar, P. Arumugam and N. Dinh Dang,
    Phys. Rev. C 91, 044305 (2015).

  15. Spin gated GDR widths at moderate temperatures,
    Ish Mukul, P. Sugathan, J. Gehlot, G. Mohanto, A.K. Rhine Kumar, I. Mazumdar, Maninder Kaur, N. Madhavan, S. Nath, R. Dubey, T. Banerjee, N. Saneesh, D.A. Gothe, P. Arumugam, and A. Roy,
    EPJ Web of Conferences 86, 00029 (2015).

  16. Pairing effect in the thermal shape-fluctuation model on the width of the giant dipole resonance
    A. K. Rhine Kumar, P. Arumugam, N. Dinh Dang,
    Phys. Rev. C 90, 044308 (2014).

  17. Decoupling the effect of temperature on GDR widths in excited compound nucleus 144Sm
    Ish Mukul, A Roy, P Sugathan, J Gehlot, Gayatri Mohanto, S Nath, N Madhavan, R Dubey, T Banerjee, N Saneesh, I Mazumdar, D A Gothe, A K Kumar Rhine, P. Arumugam and Maninder Kaur,
    J. Phys. G: Nucl. Part. Phys. 41, 115103 (2014).

  18. Nonadiabatic description of proton emission from the odd-odd nucleus 130Eu
    Monika Patial, P. Arumugam, A. K. Jain, E. Maglione, and L. S. Ferreira,
    EPJ Web of Conferences 66, 02080 (2014).

  19. Nonadiabatic quasiparticle approach for deformed odd-odd nuclei and the proton emitter 130Eu
    Monika Patial, P. Arumugam, A. K. Jain, E. Maglione, and L. S. Ferreira
    Phys. Rev. C 88, 054302 (2013). Highlighted as the editor’s suggestion.

  20. Giant Dipole Resonance in A ~ 144 mass region
    Ish Mukul, P. Sugathan, I. Mazumdar, J. Gehlot, G. Mohanto, Maninder Kaur, A. K. Rhine Kumar, N. Madhavan, S. Nath, R. Dubey, D. A. Gothe, P. Arumugam and A. Roy<
    EPJ Web of Conferences 63, 01020 (2013).

  21. Effect of angular momentum on giant dipole resonance observables in the 28Si + 116Cd reaction
    Ish Mukul, A. Roy, P. Sugathan, J. Gehlot, G. Mohanto, N. Madhavan, S. Nath, R. Dubey, I. Mazumdar, D. A. Gothe, Maninder Kaur, A. K. Rhine Kumar, and P. Arumugam
    Phys. Rev. C 88, 024312 (2013).

  22. Impact of hyperons and antikaons in an extended relativistic mean-field description of neutron stars
    Neha Gupta and P. Arumugam
    Phys. Rev. C 88, 015803 (2013).

  23. Neutron stars with antikaons: Comparison between two ways of extending the relativistic mean field models
    Neha Gupta and P. Arumugam
    Phys. Rev. C 87, 045802 (2013).

  24. Antikaons in neutron star studied with recent versions of relativistic mean-field models
    Neha Gupta and P. Arumugam
    J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. 420, 012154 (2013).

  25. Theoretical studies of nuclei at the proton drip-line
    L.S. Ferreira, E. Maglione and P. Arumugam
    J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. 420, 012053 (2013).

  26. “Pasta phases” in neutron stars studies with extended relativistic mean field models
    Neha Gupta and P. Arumugam
    Phys. Rev. C 87, 028801 (2013).

  27. Antikaons and higher order couplings in the relativistic mean-field study of neutron stars
    Neha Gupta and P Arumugam
    J. Phys. G: Nucl. Part. Phys. 40, 025203 (2013).

  28. Role of higher order couplings in the presence of kaons in relativistic mean field description of neutron stars
    Neha Gupta and P. Arumugam
    Phys. Rev. C 85, 015804 (2012).

  29. Nuclear Structure Studies at the Borders of Stability
    L.S. Ferreira, E. Maglione and P. Arumugam
    J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. 312, 092024 (2011).

  30. Nuclear sub-structure in 112–122Ba nuclei within relativistic mean field theory
    M. Bhuyan, S.K. Patra, P. Arumugam and R.K. Gupta
    Int. J. Mod. Phys. E 20, 1227 (2011).

  31. Nuclear reaction cross sections of exotic nuclei in the Glauber model for relativistic mean field densities
    S.K. Patra, R.N. Panda, P. Arumugam, and Raj K. Gupta
    Phys. Rev. C 80, 064602 (2009).

  32. Isomeric state in 53Co: A mean field analysis
    S.K. Patra, F.H. Bhat, R.N. Panda, P. Arumugam, and Raj K. Gupta
    Phys. Rev. C 79, 044303 (2009).

  33. Clusters in light, heavy, super-heavy and super-superheavy nuclei
    Raj K Gupta, Sham K. Arun, Dalip Singh, Raj Kumar, Niyti, S.K. Patra, P. Arumugam and B.K. Sharma
    Int. J Mod. Phys. E 17, 2244 (2008).

  34. Nonadiabatic quasiparticle description of triaxially deformed proton emitters
    P. Arumugam, E. Maglione and L.S. Ferreira
    Phys. Rev. C 76, 044311 (2007).

  35. Nuclear reaction studies of unstable nuclei using relativistic mean field formalisms in conjunction with the Glauber model
    A. Shukla, B. K. Sharma, R. Chandra, P. Arumugam, and S. K. Patra
    Phys. Rev. C 76, 034601 (2007).

  36. Reaction cross-sections for light nuclei on 12C using relativistic mean field formalism
    B.K. Sharma, S.K. Patra, R.K. Gupta, A. Shukla, P. Arumugam, P.D. Stevenson, and W. Greiner
    J. Phys. G 32, 2089 (2006).

  37. Giant dipole resonance and shape transitions in warm and rapidly rotating nuclei
    P. Arumugam, A.G. Deb and S.K. Patra
    Euro. Phys. J. A 25, 199 (2005).

  38. Relativistic mean field study of clustering in light nuclei
    P. Arumugam, B.K. Sharma, S.K. Patra and R.K. Gupta
    Phys. Rev. C 71, 064308 (2005).

  39. Giant dipole resonance and shape fluctuations in rapidly rotating hot nuclei
    P. Arumugam, A.G. Deb and S.K. Patra
    Acta Phys. Pol. B36, 1181 (2005).

  40. Giant dipole resonance and Jacobi transition with exact treatment of fluctuations
    P. Arumugam G. Shanmugam and S.K. Patra
    Phys. Rev. C 69, 054313 (2004).

  41. Shape change in Hf, W and Os-isotopes: A non-relativistic Hartree-Fock versus relativistic Hartree approximation
    Z. Naik, B.K. Sharma, P. Arumugam, T.K. Jha and S.K. Patra
    Pramana – J. Phys. 62, 827 (2004).

  42. Inclusion of temperature dependent shell corrections in Landau theory for hot rotating nuclei
    G. Shanmugam and P. Arumugam
    Pramana – J. Phys. 57, 223 (2001).

  43. Rotational co-existence in selenium isotopes
    G. Shanmugam, V. Ramasubramanian and P. Arumugam
    Pramana – J. Phys. 53, 457 (1999).

Preprints:

  1. The size of most massive neutron stars may reveal its exotic cores – Neha Gupta and P. Arumugam (arXiv:nucl-th/1302.4586).

  2. Consistency of nuclear mass formulae – S.K. Patra, P. Arumugam and L. Satpathy (arXiv:nucl-th/0504064).

  3. On the stability and the similarity of N = 82 isotones – P. Arumugam, S.K. Patra and A. Abbas (arXiv:nucl-th/ 0309034).

  4. Role of BCS-type pairing in light deformed nuclei: a relativistic mean field approach – P. Arumugam, T.K. Jha and S.K. Patra (arXiv:nucl-th/ 0311091).

# # # # #
Credits : Information Management Group, IIT Roorkee
Copyright © , All Rights Reserved, Institute Computer Centre, IIT Roorkee.