Indian Centre for Space Physics
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Publications during 2009-2010

Telescopes for X-ray Imaging I: Experiments with a quasi-parallel beam, Exp. Astronomy, 24, 109, (2009).

S.K. Chakrabarti, B.G. Dutta and P.S. Pal, Accretion flow behaviour during the evolution of the Quasi Periodic Oscillation Frequency of XTE J1550-564 in 1998 outburst, MNRAS, 394, 1463, (2009).

S.K. Chakrabarti, Generalized Accretion Flow Configuration: Rationale and Observational Evidences, (Eds.) S.K. Chakrabarti, G.S. Bisnovatyi-Kogan and A.I. Zhuk, p. 244, 2009 (AIP:NY).

S.K. Chakrabarti, S. Palit, A. Nandi, V. K. Yadav, D. Debnath, Fresnel Zone Plate Telescopes as high resolution imaging devices, in Proceedings of International conference on Space Science and Technology, Thessaloniki, Greece, Eds. G. Lampropoulos and M. Petrou, 2009 (CD Version).

S.K. Chakrabarti, Black Hole Astrophysics in 'The Sun, Stars, The Universe and General Relativity', R. Ruffini and G. Vereschagin (Eds.) 41, (2010).

S.K. Chakrabarti and S. Chakrabarti, Evolution of Pre-biotic molecules during star formation in 'The Sun, Stars, The Universe and General Relativity', R. Ruffini and G. Vereschagin (Eds.), 51, (2010).

S.K. Chakrabarti, S. Sasmal and S. Chakrabarti, Ionospheric Anomaly due to Seismic Activities - II: Possible Evidence from D-Layer preperation and disappearance times, Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., (in press).

A. K. Chatterjee, W. Bari and A. K. Choudhury, Anomalous behavior of D-layer formation time of the ionosphere due to earthquake, Indian Journal of radio and Space Physics, 38, June 2009, 138-142.

Ankan Das, K. Acharyya and S. K Chakrabarti, Effects of Initial Condition and Cloud Density on the Composition of the Grain Mantle, MNRAS, 2010 (in press).

Ankan Das, K. Isokoski, Z. Awad, E. F. Van Dishoeck and H. Linnartz, A systematic laboratory study of interstellar water ice containing O2, N2, CO and CO2, 2009, 42nd IUPAC congress (In press)

S. Das, S.K. Chakrabarti and S. Mondal, Studies of dissipative standing shock waves around black holes, MNRAS, 401, 2053, (2010).

D. Debnath, A. Nandi, A. R. Rao, J. P. Malkar, M. K. Hingar, T. B. Kotoch, S. Sreekumar, V. P. Madhav and S. K. Chakrabarti, Instruments of RT-2 Experiment onboard CORONASPHOTON and their test and evaluation I: RT-2/S and RT-2/G Payloads, Exp. Astronomy, (in press), (2010).

S.C. Ganda, S.K. Midya Short term stratospheric ozone trend over Dumdum and it’s relation with flare index of Northern Hemisphere, Mausam ,61,1, 117-120, (2010)

H. Ghosh, S.K. Chakrabarti and P. Laurent, Monte-Carlo Simulations of Thermal Comptonization Process in a Two Component Accretion Flow Around a Black Hole, IJMPD, 18, 1693, (2009).

H. Ghosh, S. Garain, S.K. Chakrabarti and P. Laurent, Monte-Carlo Simulations in a Two component Flow in presence of Outflow, IJMPD, 19, 607, (2010).

K. Giri, S. K. Chakrabarti, M. M. Samanta, D. Ryu, Hydrodynamic Simulations of Oscillating Shock Waves in a Sub-Keplerian Accretion Flow Around Black Holes, MNRAS, 403, 516, (2009).

P. K. Jana, I. Saha, D. Sarkar, P. Das, S. K. Midya Long term O3 trend and its effect on night airglow intensity of Li 6708Ao at Ahmedabad (23N, 27.50E) and Hally Bay (76S,27W),British Antarctic Service Station Ind. J.Phys. 84(1) 41-53, (2010).

P. K. Jana, D. K. Saha, S. K. Midya Effect of cloud on Atmospheric ozone formation over Kolkata, Ind.J.Phys 84(4) 367-375, (2010).

T.B. Kotoch, S. K. Chakrabarti, A. Nandi, D. Debnath, Gamma-Ray Bursts from RT-2 payloads and VLF signals in proceedings of Very Low Frequency Radio Waves: Theory & Observations (VELFRATO-10) from March 13-18, 2010 at S.N. Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences, Kolkata, India (AIP).

A. Nandi, A.R. Rao, S.K. Chakrabarti, J.P. Malkar, S. Sreekumar, D. Debnath, M.K. Hingar, T. Kotoch, Y. Kotov, A. Arkhangelskiy, Indian Payloads (RT-2 Experiment) Onboard CORONAS-PHOTON Mission, in Proceedings of International conference on Space Science and Technology, Thessaloniki, Greece, Eds. G. Lampropoulos and M. Petrou, 2009 (CD-Version).

A. Nandi, S. K. Chakrabarti, D. Debnath, T. B. Kotoch, A. R. Rao, S. K. Mondal, S. Maji and S. Sasmal, Simultaneous observation of Solar Events by Indian Payload (RT-2) and by ICSP-VLF receiver, in proceedings of Very Low Frequency Radio Waves: Theory & Observations (VELFRATO-10) from March 13-18, 2010 at S.N. Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences, Kolkata, India (AIP).

A.R. Rao, J. P. Malkar, M. K. Hingar, V. K. Agrawal, S. K. Chakrabarti, A. Nandi, D. Debnath, T. B. Kotoch, T. R. Chidambaram, P. Vinod, S. Sreekumar, Y. D. Kotov, A. S. Buslov, V. N. Yurov, V. G. Tyshkevich, A. I. Arkhangelskij, R. A. Zyatkov, S.S. Begum, P.K. Manoharan, RT-2 detection of Quasi-Periodic Pulsations in the 2009 July 5 Solar Hard X-ray Flare, ApJ, 714, 1142R (2010).

S. Mandal and S.K. Chakrabarti, On the Evolution of Accretion Rates in Compact Outburst Sources, Astrophysical Journal Letters, 710, 147, (2010).

S.K. Midya, H. Sarkar, S.S. Dey, A. Maitra, M. Ghosh, Sharp Depletion of attenuation of 22.235GHz associated with Nor’wester over Kolkata-May be one possible method of forcasting Nor’wester Ind.J.Phys, 84(4) 377-381, (2010)

S. Mondal, P. Basu and S. K. Chakrabarti, Studies of accretion flows around rotating black holes - III. Shock oscillations and an estimation of the spin parameter from QPO frequencies, MNRAS, 396, 1038, (2009).

S. Palit, S. K. Chakrabarti, D. Debnath, A. R. Rao, A. Nandi, Vipin K. Yadav, V. Girish, Fresnel Zone Plate Telescopes for X-ray Imaging II: Numerical simulations with parallel and diverging beams, Exp. Astronomy, 27, 77, (2009).

S. Sasmal and S.K. Chakrabarti, Ionosperic Anomaly due to Seismic Activities - I: Calibration of the VLF signal of VTX 18.2KHz Station From Kolkata and Deviation During Seismic events, Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 9, 1403 (2009)

Vipin K. Yadav, S.K. Chakrabarti, A. Nandi, S. Palit, X-ray experiments for Space applications in intermediate energy range in Proceedings of International conference on Space Science and Technology, Thessaloniki, Greece, Eds. G. Lampropoulos and M. Petrou, 2009 (CD Version).


Books
S. K. Chakrabarti, A. I. Zhuk and G. S. Bisnovatyi-Kogan (Editors): Astrophysics and Cosmology After Gamow, American Institute of Physics (New York).