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Tulika Maitra
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Research Interests
Condensed matter theory: Correlated electronic systems, quantum many body, electronic structure of novel materials
Educational Details
I. I. T. - Kharagpur
Ph.D., Condensed Matter Theory
Professional Background
Guest Scientist
01 Oct 2002 - 31 Jul 2004
Max Planck Institute for Physics of Complex Systems
Post-doctoral research fellow
01 Aug 2004 - 31 Jul 2006
J. W. Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany
Post-doctoral research fellow
01 Sep 2006 - 31 Aug 2008
Twente University, Enschede, The Netherlands
Assistant Professor
04 Sep 2008 - 03 Apr 2014
I.I.T. Roorkee
Associate Professor
04 Apr 2014 - 09 Aug 2020
I. I. T. Roorkee
10 Aug 2020 - Present
I. I. T. Roorkee
Investigation of topology in magnetic and correlated systems 18 Oct 2021 Condensed Matter Physics 60 Lakhs SERB Prof. Jayita Nayak, IIT Kanpur
Study of low dimensional magnetic and multiferroic materials from first principles calculations 22 Feb 2022 Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics 6.6 Lakhs SERB
Developing gradient exchange correlation kernel in Time-Dependent Density Functional Theory (TDDFT) 31 Jul 2018 Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics Completed 9 Lakhs Rs+9000 Euro (approx.) DST-DAAD Dr. S. Sharma
Investigation of magnetism in NdMn0.5Fe0.5O3 and Nd2MnFeO6 01 Jan 2016 Experimental and Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics Completed 11 Lacs UGC-DAE Vivek K Malik
Investigation of photodoping effect in complex oxide thin films and multilayers 27 Sep 2016 Investigation of photodoping effect in complex oxide thin films and multilayers Completed 40 Lacs SERB Vivek K Malik
Competing and coexisting long range orders in certain correlated systems 03 Sep 2012 Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics Completed 14.32 Lacs CSIR Prof. I. S. Tyagi, Prof. A. Taraphder (IIT Kharagpur)
Magnetic and orbital order in certain spinel oxides from first principles 11 Mar 2010 Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics Completed 6.84 Lacs DST, India None
Effect of electronic correlation in magnetically frustrated systems 01 Oct 2009 Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics Completed 4.45 Lacs SRIC,IITR None


1. Structural and magnetic properties of LaVO3-Absence of anomalous diamagnetism; M Anas, A Jain, M Gupta, A Sagdeo, T Maitra, V K Malik, Ceramics International 49 , 9672 (2023).

2. Spin reorientation,  negative  magnetization  and  magnetocaloric  effect  in  Nd0. 5Dy0. 5CrO3, M  Anas,  S  Rajput,  A  Singh,  R  Kumar,  T  Maitra,  V K  Malik,  Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials  566, 170231 (2023).

3. Topotactic  synthesis  of  DyVO3;  An investigation   of   magnetocaloric   effect, M  Anas,  T  Maitra,  V K  Malik, Journal   of   Magnetism   and Magnetic Materials 566, 170221 (2023) .

4Spin reorientation in CoV2O4 thin film: A first principles study; M Sharma, J Krishna, and T Maitra,  Computational Materials Science 212, 111603 (2022).

5. Coexisting magnetic structures and spin reorientationin Er0.5Dy0.5FeO3: Bulk magnetization, neutron scattering, specific heat, and density functional theory studies;    S. Rajput et al.,  Physical Review B 105, 214436 (2022).

6. Orbital ordering and quasi-two-dimensional magnetism in AMnF4 (A=K, Rb): A first-principles study; A Behatha, T Maitra, AN Rudenko, V Kanchana, ; Physical Review B 106 (2), 024409 (2022).      


7.   The effect of antisite disorder on magnetic and exchange bias properties of Gd-substituted Y2CoMnO6 double perovskite, A Khan, S Rajput, M Anas, VK Malik, T Maitra, TK Nath, A Taraphder,  Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 34, 435801 (2022).

8. Experimental and theoretical study of magnetization and magnetocaloric effect in Nd1- xSmxFeO3 (x=0, 0.1, 0.4)Sarita Rajput, Padmanabhan B., Ankita Singh, M. Anas, V. K. Malik and T. Maitra, J. of Applied Physics, 129, 063902 (2021).

9.  Origin of destruction of multiferroicity in Tb2BaNiO5 by Sr doping and its implications, Ram Kumar, Sarita Rajput, T. Maitra, A. Hoser, S. Rayaprol, S. K Upadhyay, K. K. Iyer, K. Maiti and E. V. Sampathkumaran, , J. of alloys and comp, 862, 158514 (2021).

10.  Successive spin reorientations and rare earth ordering in Nd0.5Dy0.5FeO3: Experimental and ab initio investigations, Ankita Singh*, Sarita Rajput*, Padmanabhan B.*, M. Anas, Francoise Damay, C. M. N. Kumar, Gaku Eguchi, A. Jain, S. M. Yusuf, T. Maitra, and V. K. Malik, Phys. Rev. B, 102, 144432 (2020) (*authors contributed equally).

11. Orbital order and electron itinerancy in CoV2O4 and Mn0.5Co0.5V2O4 from first principles; Jyoti Krishna and T Maitra, ; J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 32, 285501 (2020).

12. Emergence of  weak pyrochlore phase and signature of field induced spin ice ground state in Dy2− xLaxZr2O7; x = 0, 0.15, 0.3Sheetal, Anzar Ali, Sarita Rajput, Yogesh Singh, T Maitra and C S Yadav;  J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 32, 365804 (2020).

13. Phonon dispersion, Raman spectra, and evidence for spin-phonon coupling in MnV2O4 from first principlesDibyendu Dey, T. Maitra, U. V. Waghmare, and A. Taraphder;  Phys. Rev. B 101, 205132 (2020).

14. Complete description of the magnetic ground state in spinel vanadates; Jyoti Krishna, N. Singh, S. Shallcross, J. K. Dewhurst, E. K. U. Gross, T. Maitra, and S. Sharma Phys. Rev. B (Rapid comm.) 100, 081102(R) (2019).

15. CrI3-WTe2: A Novel Two-Dimensional Heterostructure as Multisensor for BrF3and COCL2 Toxic Gases; Amreen Bano, Jyoti KrishnaTulika Maitra, N. K. GaurScientific Reports 9, 11194 (2019).

16. An experimental and theoretical study of magnetocaloric effect in Nd0.5Dy0.5FeO3; Ankita SinghSarita RajputB PadmanabhanKedarsh KaushikM AnasT Maitra and V K Malik; J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 31 355802 (2019).

17. Magnetocaloric effects from an interplay of magnetic sublattices in Nd2NiMnO6; Anzar AliG SharmaAbhinay VardhanKanika PasrijaS RajputT MaitraSanjeev Kumar and Yogesh Singh; J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 31 305803 (2019).

18. Existence of a critical canting angle of magnetic moments to induce multiferroicity in the Haldane spin-chain system Tb2BaNiO5Ram Kumar, Sudhindra Rayaprol, Sarita Rajput, Tulika Maitra, D. T. Adroja, Kartik K. Iyer, Sanjay K. Upadhyay, and E. V. Sampathkumaran,, Phys. Rev. B 99, 100406 (Rapid. comm.) (2019).

19.  First-principles study of electronic structure, transport, and optical properties of EuCd2As2; Jyoti Krishna, T. Nautiyal, and T. MaitraPhys. Rev. B 98, 125110 (2018).

20. Electronic structure of Pr2MnNiO6 from x-ray photoemission, absorption and density functional theory; P Balasubramanian et al.,Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 30, 435603 (2018).

21. Rare earth doping and effective band-convergence in SnTe for improved thermoelectric performance; S Acharya, D Dey, T Maitra, A Soni, A Taraphder; Applied Physics Letters 113, 193904 (2018).

22. Quantum criticality associated with dimensional crossover in the iso-electronic series Ca 2-xSrxRuO4, S Acharya, D Dey, T Maitra, A Taraphder, Journal of Physics Communications 2, 075004 (2018).

23. Correlation between multiferroic properties and processing parameters in NdFeO3-PbTiO3 solid solutions Sunil Kumar, Jaswinder Pal, Shubhpreet Kaur, Vandana Sharma, Sajjan Dahiya, P.D.Babu, Mandeep Singh, Avijeet Ray, Tulika Maitra, Anupinder Singh;; Journal of Alloys and Compounds (2018);

24. Dibyendu Dey, S. Nandy, T. Maitra, C. S. Yadav and A. Taraphder, Nature of spiral state and absence of electric polarisation in Sr-doped YBaCuFeO5 revealed by first-principle studyScientific Reports 8, 2404 (2018).

25. Ankita Singh, A. Jain, Avijeet Ray, Padmanabhan B., RuchikaYadav, Vivian Nassif, Sajid Husain, S. M. Yusuf, T. Maitra, and V. K. Malik; Spin reorientation in NdFe0.5Mn0.5O3: Neutron scattering and ab initio study; Physical Review B, 144420, 96, (2017).

26. First-Principles Correlated Approach to the Normal State of Strontium Ruthenate, Swagata Acharya, M. S. Laad, Dibyendu Dey, T. Maitra, A. Taraphder; Scientific Reports 7, 43033 (2017).

27. Orbital Ordering in Fe1−xMnxV2O4: A First Principles Study, Dibyendu Dey, T. Maitra, A. Taraphder;  Phys. Rev. B 93, 195133 (2016).

28. The role of intra- and inter-site exchange correlations in the extended Falicov–Kimball model on a triangular lattice, Sant Kumar, Umesh K. Yadav, T. Maitra, Ishwar Singh;  Solid State Communications 228, 1 (2016).

29. Nature of transport gap and magnetic order in zircon and scheelite type DyCrO4 from first principles, Avijeet Ray and T. Maitra; J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 27, 105501 (2015).

30. Competing electronic states in the high temperature phase of NaTiO2, M. Dhariwal, L. Pisani and T. Maitra; J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 26, 205501 (2014).

31. Study of ground state phases for spin-1/2 Falicov-Kimball model on a triangular lattice, Sant Kumar, Umesh K. Yadav, T. Maitra and I. Singh; Solid State Communications 189C, 21 (2014)

32. The nature of itineracy in CoV2O4: a first principles study, Ramandeep Kaur, T. Maitra and T. Nautiyal; J. Phys. cond. mat. 26, 045505 (2014).

33. Phase transitions in a spinless, extended Falicov-Kimball model on a triangular latticeUmesh K. Yadav, T. Maitra, Ishwar Singh, Solid State Communications, 164, 32, (2013).

34. Effect of spin-orbit coupling on magnetic and orbital order in MgV2O4, Ramandeep Kaur, T. Maitra and T. Nautiyal; J. Phys. Cond. Mat. 25, 065503 (2013).

35. Orbital order in NaTiO2 : A first principles studyMonika Dhariwal, T. Maitra, Ishwar Singh, S. Koley, A. Taraphder; Solid State Communications, 152, 1912 (2012).

36. Metallicity and ferromagnetism in nanosystem of charge ordered Nd0.5Sr0.5MnO3, S. Kundu, T. K. Nath, A. K. Nigam, T. Maitra, and A. Taraphder; J. of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 12, 943 (2012).

37. Thermodynamic studies of the two dimensional Falicov-Kimball model on a triangular lattice, U. K. Yadav, T. Maitra and I. Singh; Eur. Phys. J. B. 84, 365 (2011).

38. An extended Falicov-Kimball model on a triangular lattice,U. K. Yadav, T. Maitra, I. Singh and A. Taraphder; Europhysics Letters 93, 47013 (2011).

39. Comparative study of FeCr2S4 and FeSc2S4: Spinels with orbitally active A site, S. Sarkar, T. Maitra, R. Valenti, T. Saha-Dasgupta; Physical Review B 82, 041105(R) (2010).

40. Ground state phase diagram of a spinless, extended Falicov-Kimball model on the triangular lattice, Umesh K Yadav, T. Maitra, I.S. Tyagi, A. Taraphder, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 22, 295602 (2010).

41. Proposed Orbital Ordering in MnV2O4 from First principles, S. Sarkar, T. Maitra, R. Valenti and T. Saha-Dasgupta, Phys. Rev. Lett. 102, 216405 (2009).

42. Orbital order in ZnV2O4, T. Maitra and R. Valenti, Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 126401 (2007).

43. Effects of Fe substitution on the electronic, transport, and magnetic properties of ZnGa2O4: A systematic ab initio study, L.Pisani, T. Maitra and R. Valenti, Phys. Rev. B. 73, 205204 (2006).

44. Magnetic properties of doped GdI2, T. Maitra, A. Taraphder, A. N. Yaresko and P. Fulde; Eur. Phys. J. B 49, 433 (2006).

45. Charge order and phase segregation in overdoped bilayer manganites, T. Maitra, A. Taraphder and H. Beck; J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 17 4333 (2005).

46. Ferromagnetism in Fe-substituted spinel semiconductor ZnGa2O4, T. Maitra and R. Valenti, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 17 7417-7431 (2005).

47. Volume contraction at the Jahn-Teller transition of LaMnO3, T. MaitraP. Thalmeier, T. Chatterji, Physical Review B, 69 132417 (2004).

48. Magnetic and orbital order in overdoped bilayer manganites, Tulika Maitra and A. Taraphder, Europhysics Lett., 65, 262 (2004).

49. Magnetic, orbital and charge ordering in electron-doped manganitesT. Maitra and A. Taraphder; Phys. Rev. B, 68, 174416 (2003).

50. Double exchange and orbital correlations in electron-doped manganitesT. Maitra and A. Taraphder; Europhysics Lett., 59, 896 (2002).

51. Antiferromagnetism and Superconductivity in a model with extended pairing interactions, T. Maitra, H. Beck and A. Taraphder; Eur. Phys. J. B, 21, 527-533 (2001).

52. Thermodynamic Properties of dx2−y2+idxy Superconductors, Tulika Maitra, Physica C, 331, 302-306 (2000).

53. Gap anisotropy in the angle-resolved photoemission spectroscopy of Bi2Sr2CaCu2O8+\delta, T. Maitra, A. Taraphder, Physica C, 325, 61-69 (1999).




Teaching Engagements
Teaching Engagements
Condensed Matter Physics ( PHN-504 )
Quantum Theory of Solids ( PHN-627 )
Superfluidity and superconductivity ( PHN-606 )
Physics of nanosystems ( PHN-604 )
Quantum Physics ( PHN-211 )
Study of extended Falicov-Kimball model on a triangular lattice for correlated systems
01 Jan 2008 - 01 Apr 2012
Other Supervisors: Ishwar Singh, Scholar: Umesh Kumar Yadav
Electronic and magnetic properties of strongly correlated systems
01 Jan 2009 - 01 Apr 2014
Other Supervisors: Ishwar Singh, Scholar: Monika Dhariwal
Magnetic and orbital order in frustrated spinel systems
01 Jan 2009 - 01 Jul 2014
Other Supervisors: T. Nautiyal, Scholar: Ramandeep
Spin dependent Falicov-Kimball model on a triangular lattice
01 Jan 2010 - 01 Jul 2016
Other Supervisors: Ishwar Singh, Scholar: Sant Kumar
Long range orders in correlated systems
01 Jan 2013 - 01 Jul 2018
Other Supervisors: , Scholar: Avijeet Ray
Magnetic, orbital and transport properties of certain correlated and frustrated materials
01 Jan 2014 - 01 Jul 2019
Other Supervisors: , Scholar: Jyoti Krishna
Theoretical and experimental study of magnetism and magnetocaloric effect in certain rare-earth orthoferrites and transition metal compounds
01 Dec 2015 - 08 Jun 2021
Other Supervisors: , Scholar: Sarita Rajput
Magnetic and multiferroic properties of heterostructures
01 Jul 2017 - Present
Other Supervisors: , Scholar: Mukesh Kumar Sharma
Correlated electronic materials
01 Jan 2017 - Present
Other Supervisors: Vivek K Malik, Scholar: Mohd. Anas
Correlated electronic materials
01 Jan 2018 - Present
Other Supervisors: , Scholar: Amarjyoti Choudhury
Electronic structure of magnetic materials
01 Jan 2019 - Present
Other Supervisors: , Scholar: Srishti
Associate Scholars
Dr. Sarita Rajput
IIT Roorkee
Magnetic and structural transitions, magnetocaloric effect
Mukesh Kumar Sharma
IIT Roorkee
Correlated electronic systems
Amarjyoti Choudhury
IIT Roorkee
Correlated electronic systems
IIT Roorkee
Magnetic materials, electronic structure calculations
Emergent Phenomena in Quantum Materials
12 Oct 2022 - 14 Oct 2022
IIT Roorkee, SERB, BRNS, Thermo Fisher, Rhode and Schwarz, Oxford Instruments, IRTech
New generation strongly correlated electronic systems
31 Aug 2020 - Present
IIT Roorkee
Symposium cum meeting on ‘Physics of Strongly Correlated Electron Systems’ during 06-08 March, 2019 at IIT Delhi
01 Jan 2019 - Present
Conference on Quantum Condensed Matter (QMAT-2020) (online conference)
07 Sep 2020 - 11 Sep 2020
05 Mar 2021 - 06 Mar 2021
Current Trends in Condensed Matter Physics (CTCMP-2020) (online short term course)
25 Sep 2020 - 29 Sep 2020
31 Aug 2020 - Present
IIT Roorkee
National Conference on Quantum Condensed Matter (Q-Mat) in IISER, Mohali from 25th to 27th July, 2018
01 Jan 2018 - Present
Recent Advances in Strongly Correlated Electronic Materials
31 Aug 2020 - Present
Itinerant Spin-Orbital Systems: From Magnetic Frustration to Novel Superconductivity
01 Jan 2012 - Present
IIT Roorkee
Symposium cum meeting on ‘Physics of Strongly Correlated Electron Systems’ during 02-04 April, 2018
01 Jan 2018 - Present
ICTS condensed matter programme
01 Jan 2010 - Present
ICTS, Bangalore
Recent Advances in Quantum Condensed Matter
31 Aug 2020 - Present
International conference on Physics and Chemistry of Oxide Materials
01 Jan 2009 - Present
SNBCBS, Kolkata
Max Planck Institute for Physics of Complex Systems, Dresden, Germany
Research collaboration
Max Born Institute, Berlin, Germany
Research collaboration
Imperial College, London, UK
Research Collaboration
Michigan state university, USA
Research collaboration