# Dr. Pradip Bakshi

## distinguished research professor of physics

Phone: 617-552-3585

Higgins Hall 330G

E-mail: pradip.bakshi@bc.edu

### Education

Ph.D., Theoretical Physics, Harvard University

M.A., Physics, Harvard University

### Areas of Research

Theoretical plasma physics; mathematical physics; quantum field theory; atomic physics; condensed matter physics.

### Selected Publications

- "Molecular Dynamics Studies of Solidâ€“Liquid Phase Transition in 2-D Yukawa Systems" (with P. Hartmann, Z. Donko, G. Kalman, and S. Kyrkos ),
*IEEE Trans. Plasma Sci.***35**(2), 332 (2007). - "Electron-Electron Scattering in Strong Magnetic Fields in Quantum Well Systems" (with K. Kempa, Y. Zhou, and J. R. Engelbrecht),
*Phys. Rev. B***68**, 085302 (2003). - "Intersubband Electron Transitions due to electron-electron interactions in Quantum Well Structures" (with K. Kempa, J. Engelbrecht, and Y. Zhou),
*Phys. Rev. B***61**, 11083 (2000). - "Computer Simulations of the Transport and Electromagnetic Properties of MBE-Grown Quantum Structures" (with K. Kempa),
*Thin Solid Films***367**, 295 (2000). - "Inter-subband Plasmon Emission based THz Lasers" (with K. Kempa),
*Physica E***7**, 63 (2000). - "Inter-subband Relaxation due to Electron-electron Scattering in Quantum Well Structures" (with K. Kempa, J. Engelbrecht, and Y. Zhou),
*Physica E***7**, 225 (2000). - "Plasmon Based Terahertz Emission from Quantum Well Structures" (with K. Kempa,

A. Scorupsky, C. Du, G. Feng, R. Zobl, G. Strasser, C. Rauch, Ch. Pacher, K. Unterrainer, and E. Gornik),*Appl. Phys. Lett.***75**, 1685 (1999).

- "Towards Stimulated Generation of Coherent Plasmons in Nanostructures" (with K. Kempa, C.G. Du, G. Feng, A. Scorupsky, G. Strasser, C. Rauch, K. Unterrainer, and E. Gornik),
*J. Appl Phys.***85**, 3708 (1999). - "Collective vs. Individual Dot Response of Quantum Dot Emsembles" (with K.Kempa), in
*Strongly Coupled Coulomb Systems '97*, Pelnum Press, eds. G.Kalman, K.Blagoev, M.Rommel, pp. 517-521 (1998).

- "Self Polarization of Quantum Dots,"
*Superlattices Microstruct.***23**, 521 (1998). - "Higher Order Nonlocal Formalism for Linear Analysis of a Magnetized Multi-species Plasma with Inhomogeneous Flows" (with V.Gavrishchaka, G.Ganguli, and M.Koepke),
*Phys. Plasmas***5**, 10 (1998). - "Mathematical Signatures of Plasma Instabilities in Low Dimensional Solid State Systems" in
*Condensed Matter Theories*, eds. J.W. Clark and P.V. Panat, Nova Science Publishers, New York, Vol. 12, pp. 399-412 (1997). (Invited paper at the 20th International Conference on Condensed Matter Theories). - "Plasma Instabilities in a Steady State Non-Equilibrium One-Dimensional Solid State Plasma of Finite Length,"
*Phys. Rev. B***54**, 8231 (1996). - "Current Driven Plasma Instabilities in Low Dimensional Systems,"
*Superlattices Microstruct.***17**, 363 (1995). - "Polarization of Electrons in Quantum Dashes in a Magnetic Field" (with K. Kempa, D. Broido, and K. Blagoev),
*Solid State Commun.***91**, 231 (1994). - "Current Driven Plasma Instabilities in Superconducting Systems" (with M. Graf, F. Dong, and K. Kempa),
*Physica B***194-196**, 2377 (1994). - "Current Driven Plasma Instabilities in Modulated Lower-Dimensional Semiconductor Systems" (with K. Kempa, and H. Xie),
*Phys. Rev. B: Rapid Communications***48**, 9158 (1993). - "Spontaneous Polarization of Electrons in Quantum Dashes" (with D. Broido, and K. Kempa),
*J. App. Phys.***70**, 5150 (1991). - "Spontaneous Polarization in Quantum Dot Systems" (with K. Kempa, and D. Broido),
*Phys. Rev. B:**Rapid Communications***43**, 9343 (1991). - "Impulse Formalism for Atom-Diatom Collisions " (with R. Sharma, and J. Sindoni),
*Phys. Rev. A***43**, 189 (1991). - "Electromagnetic Response of Quantum Dots" (with D.A. Broido, and K. Kempa),
*Phys. Rev. B***42**, 7416 (1990). - "Hydrogenic Spectroscopy for Various Unusual Plasmas" (with G. Kalman),
*J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transf.***44**, 93 (1990). - "Criteria for Applicability of Impulse Approach to Collisions" (with R. Sharma, and J. Sindoni),
*Phys. Rev. A:**Rapid Communications***41**, 6540 (1990). - "Multiple Plasmon Modes at a Metal Surface" (with K.D. Tsuei, E.W. Plummer, A. Liebsch, and K. Kempa),
*Phys. Rev. Lett.***64**, 44 (1990). - "Current-Driven Plasma Instabilities in Superconductors" (with K. Kempa, and J. Cen),
*Phys. Rev. B: Rapid Communications***39**, 2852 (1989). - "Amplification of a New Surface Plasma Mode in the Type-I Semiconductor Superlattice" (with J. Cen, and K. Kempa),
*Phys. Rev. B***38**, l005l (l988). - "Amplification of Surface Modes in Type II Semiconductor Superlattices" (with J. Cen, and K. Kempa),
*J. Appl. Phys.***64**, 2243 (l988).