Madhurjya P Bora

Madhurjya P Bora   GUWeb Homepage

Department of Physics
Gauhati University
Guwahati 781 014, Assam, India.

Phone : +91-98540-63419


  • Head of the Department of Physics, GU
  • Chairman, Web Management Committee, GU
  • Chairman, Departmental Research Committee
  • Chairman, Committee of Courses, Postgraduate and Undergraduate (Physics), GU
  • Member, Academic Council, GU

  • Plasma and Astrophysics
  • Nonlinear Dynamics
  • Electrodynamics, MSc (Phys), 1st Semester
  • Plasma Physics, MSc (Phys), 4th Semester
  • Astrophysics, MSc (Phys), 3rd Semester
  • Mathematical Physics, MSc (Radiological Phys)
  • Numerical Analysis, MSc (Radiological Physics)
  • Supervising Dissertations, MSc (Phys), 4th Semester

  1. Postdoctoral Commonwealth Academic Staff Fellowship at University of York, UK, Year: 2013, Awarding Organisation: Commonwealth Commission, UK
  2. Teacher Award (Two-Time), Year: 2006 and 2008, Awarding Organisation: Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), NASA, Ames Research Center
  3. BOYSCAST Postdoctoral Fellowship at MIT, Cambridge (Massachusetts), Year: 1997, Awarding Organisation: Department of Science and Technology
  4. Best Thesis Award, Year: 1995, Awarding Organisation: Astronomical Society of India (ASI)
  5. UGC-CSIR Junior and Senior Research Fellowships, Year: 1988 and 1990, Awarding Organisation: UGC-CSIR
  6. National Talent Scholarship, Year: 1979, Awarding Organisation: Education Department, Assam Govt.

Selected Publications

Journal Publications
  1. G C Das, R Deka, and M P Bora, Revisiting the plasma sheath, Phys Plasmas 23, 042308 (2016)
  2. M Khusroo and M P Bora, Nonlinear structures with thermal anisotropy, Plasma Phys Controlled Fusion 57, 115005 (2015)
  3. R Goswami, M Khusroo, and M P Bora, Warm dust acoustic shocks, J Phys Conf Ser 481, 012028 (2014)
  4. D sarmah and M P Bora, Oscillation death in a coupled van der Pol-Mathieu system, Pramana - J Phys 81, 677 (2013)
  5. B Choudhury, R Goswami, G C Das, and M P Bora, Ion-acoustic solitons in warm magnetoplasmas with super-thermal electrons, Phys Plasmas 20, 042902 (2013)
  6. M P Bora, B Choudhury, G C Das, Dust-acoustic soliton in a plasma with multi-species ions and kappa-distributed electrons, Astrophys Space Sci 341, 515 (2012)
  7. G C Das, B Choudhury, M P Bora, Formation of shock waves in cold dusty plasmas, Phys Plasmas 19, 044502 (2012)
  8. M P Bora and M Buzar Baruah, Hall instability of a weakly ionized, rotating disk with equilibrium pressure stratification and thermal loss, Phys Plasmas 18, 012902 (2011)
  9. G C Das, B Choudhury, and M P Bora, Evolution of ion-acoustic solitary waves in Maxwellian dusty plasmas, Phys Plasmas 17, 123707 (2010)
  10. M Buzar Baruah, S Chatterjee, and M P Bora, Radiation-condensation instability in a plasma with ionization andrecombination, Astrophys Space Sci 325, 217 (2010)
  11. M. P. Bora and M. Buzar Baruah, Thermal instability of an expanding dusty plasma with equilibrium cooling, Phys Plasmas 15, 063702 (2008)
  12. M P Bora and D Sarmah, Sawtooth disruptions and limit cycle oscillations, Comm Nonlin Sci Numer Sim (Elsevier) 13, 296 (2008)
  13. A Sen, D Chandra, and M P Bora, Neoclassical tearing modes with generalised reduced MHD equations, Nucl Fus 45, 524 (2005)

Conference Publications
  1. R Goswami, M Khusroo, and M P Bora, J Phys Conf Ser, 481, IOP, 2014
  2. D Sarmah and M P Bora (Invited Paper), AIP Conf Proc, 1582, AIP, 2014

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