Nano-science, Surface Physics and Material Science, Organic Solar Cells, Growth and Characterization of Nanomaterials and Organic Thin Films, Phase Transition and Structural Re-organization of Nanomaterials at Surfaces and Interfaces
Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar (Jul 2015 to present)
Postdoctoral Research Associate, Institute for Applied Physics, University of Tuebingen, Germany (Sep 2011 - June 2015)
Research Fellow, Surface Physics Division, Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics, Kolkata (Sep 2004 - Sep 2011)
Research Fellow, Post MSc/Teaching Division, Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics, Kolkata (Aug 2003 - Sep 2004)
Selected Recent Publications
Reversible monolayer-to-crystalline phase transition in amphiphilic silsesquioxane at the air-water interface. R. Banerjee, M. K. Sanyal, M. K. Bera, A. Gibaud, B. Lin, and M. Meron, Sci. Rep. (Nature Publishing Group) 5, 8497 (2015).
Structure and morphology of organic semiconductor-nanoparticle hybrids prepared by soft deposition. R. Banerjee, J. Novak, C. Frank, M. Girleanu, O. Ersen, M. Brinkmann, F. Anger, C. Lorch, J. Dieterle, A. Gerlach, J. Drnec, S. Yu, and F. Schreiber, J. Phys. Chem. C 119, 5225 (2015).
Analysis of island shape evolution from diffuse x-ray scattering of organic thin films and implications for growth. C. Frank, R. Banerjee, M. Oettel, A. Gerlach, J. Novak, G. Santoro, and F. Schreiber, Phys. Rev. B 90, 205401 (2014).
Island size evolution and molecular diffusion during growth of organic thin films followed by time-resolved specular and off-specular scattering. C. Frank, J. Novak, R. Banerjee, A. Gerlach, F. Schreiber, A. Vorobiev, and S. Kowarik, Phys. Rev. B 90, 045410 (2014).
Evidence for kinetically limited thickness dependent phase separation in organic thin film blends. R. Banerjee, J. Novak C. Frank, C. Lorch, A. Hinderhofer, A. Gerlach and F. Schreiber, Phys. Rev. Lett. 110, 185506 (2013).
Mixing-induced anisotropic correlations in molecular crystalline systems. A. Aufderheide, K. Broch, J. Novak, A. Hinderhofer, R. Nervo, A. Gerlach, R. Banerjee and F. Schreiber, Phys. Rev. Lett. 109, 156102 (2012).