Milan K. Sanyal

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Milan Kumar Sanyal
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Milan K. Sanyal
Born (1954-01-06)January 6, 1954 [1]
Ranaghat, West Bengal
Nationality Indian
Title PhD

Milan K. Sanyal is an Indian physicist, active in the fields of surface physics, nanoscience and nanotechnology. Prof. Sanyal was the director of the Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics[2] from 2009 to 2014 and is now Senior Professor in the institute. Recently he has been appointed co-chairman of the India-Japan Science Council.

Career Profile:

  1. Scientific Officer, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre 1977-1995
  2. Research Associate, Brookhaven National Laboratory 1989 - 1992
  3. Fellow, Indian National Science Academy,Indian Academy of Science,National Academy of Science, India
  4. J.C. Bose Fellow
  5. Director, Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics, 2009 -

Research Interests:

  1. Structure-property correlation in low-dimensional systems
  2. Scattering study of structural/magnetic correlations
  3. Structure and morphology of solid and liquid interfaces
  4. Charge ordering and electronic transport in nano-structured materials
  5. Synchrotron x-ray scattering techniques
  6. Growth mechanism of multilayer structures


  1. ^ "Milan Kumar Sanyal." Milan Kumar Sanyal. N.p., n.d. Web. <>.
  2. ^ "Pratibha Patil to inaugurate science meet". Indiatimes. December 7, 2009. Retrieved 14 June 2011. 

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