Dipan Ghosh

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Dipan Kumar Ghosh
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Residence Mumbai, India
Nationality India
Fields Condensed matter theory
Institutions Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay
Alma mater Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Doctoral advisor Chanchal Kumar Majumdar
Known for Majumdar-Ghosh Model

Dipan Ghosh is an Indian theoretical physicist, best known for his exact enumeration of the ground state of a Heisenberg antiferromagnet, known in literature as the Majumdar–Ghosh Model.[1]


Ghosh did his PhD from the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research in Mumbai, under the guidance of Prof. C. K. Majumdar, with a thesis titled “Study of Magnetic Hamiltonians”.[2]



  1. ^ Dattagupta, Sushanta (2000). "Chanchal Kumar Majumdar (1938–2000) – An obituary". Current Science 79 (1): 115–116. Retrieved 16 September 2010. [dead link]
  2. ^ a b "faculty:dkg:home · Department of Physics". Department of Physics, IITB. Retrieved 16 September 2010.