UGC-Assistant Professor
Qualification : Ph.D.
Specialization : Surface Physics, Molecular spintronics, Molecular Motors, Surface superconductivity
  1. CSIR Senior Research Associate (Scientist’s Pool Scheme), Physics Department, IIT Patna, India Nov, 2016-Dec, 2017
  2. Research Associate, IMRAM, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan May, 2014- April, 2016
  3. JSPS Postdoctoral Fellow, National Institute for Materials Science, Tsukuba, Japan May, 2012- April, 2014
  4. MANA Research Associate, National Institute for Materials Science, Tsukuba, Japan May, 2009- April, 2012
  • Publications:
    1. Islam Saiful, Tomoko Inose, Daisuke Tanaka, Puneet Mishra, Takuji Ogawa, and Tadahiro Komeda, “Hybridized Kondo State Formed by π Radical Assemblies”, J. Phys. Chem. C 124, 22, 12024–12029 (2020).
    2. A. Jana, P. Mishra, N. Das, “Polymorphic self-assembly of pyrazine-based tectons at the solution–solid interface”, Beilstein Journal of Nanotechnology 10, 494 (2019).
    3. T. Inose, D. Tanaka, J. Liu, M. Kajihara, P. Mishra, T. Ogawa, and T. Komeda, “Coordination structure conversion of protonated bisporphyrinato terbium(III) double-decker complexes and creation of a Kondo dimer by electron injection on Au(111) surface”, Nanoscale 10, 19409 (2018).
    4. P. Mishra, Z. K. Qi, H. Oka, K. Nakamura, T. Komeda, “ Spatially resolved magnetic anisotropy of cobalt nanostructures on the Au(111) surface”, Nano Letters, 17(9), 5843 (2017).
    5. S. Yoshizawa , E. Minamitani , S. Vijayaraghavan , P. Mishra , Y. Takagi , T. Yokoyama , Hiroaki Oba, Jun Nitta, Kazuyuki Sakamoto, S. Watanabe , T. Nakayama, T. Uchihashi, “Controlled modification of superconductivity in epitaxial atomic layer-organic molecule heterostructures”, Nano Letters 17 (4), 2287 (2017).
    6. F. Wu, J. Liu, P. Mishra, T. Komeda, J. Mack, Y. Chang, N. Kobayashi, and Z. Shen, “Modulation of molecular spintronic properties of adsorbed copper corroles”, Nature Communications 6, 7547 (2015).
    7. P. Mishra, J. Hill, S. Vijayaraghavan, W. V. Rassom, S. Yoshizawa, M. Grisolia, J. Echeverria, T. Ono, K. Ariga, T. Nakayama, C. Joachim and T. Uchihashi, “A Current-driven Supramolecular Motor with In-situ Surface Chiral Directionality Switching”, Nano Letters 15, 4793 (2015).
    8. P. Mishra, and T. Komeda, “Visualizing Optoelectronic Processes at the Nanoscale”, ACS Nano 9[11], 10540 (2015).
    9. M. Yamamoto, R. Suizu, S. Dutta, P. Mishra, T. Nakayama, K. Sakamoto, T. Uchihashi, K. Wakabayashi, and K. Awaga, “Self-assembled honeycomb lattice in the monolayer of cyclic thiazyl diradical BDTDA (=4,4'-bis(1,2,3,5-dithiadiazolyl)) on Cu(111) with zero-bias tunneling spectra anomaly”, Scientific Reports 5, 18359 (2015).
    10. T. Uchihashi and P. Mishra: “ Spin-polarized scanning tunneling microscopy- Influence of the tip on measurements” (Invited Review article) J. Vac. Soc. Jpn. 57, 324 (2014).
    11. T. Uchihashi, P. Mishra, T. Nakayama : “Resistive phase transition of the superconducting Si(111)-(root7xroot3)-In surface” Nanoscale Res. Lett. 8, 167 (2013).
    12. Y. Tanaka, P. Mishra, R. Tateishi, H. Orita, M. Otani, T. Nakayama, T. Uchihashi and K. Sakamoto, Highly Ordered Cobalt-Phthalocyanine Chains on Fractional Atomic Steps: One-Dimensionality and Electron Hybridization, ACS Nano 7[2] , 1317 (2013).
    13. P. Mishra, T. Uchihashi and T. Nakayama, Modification of the surface state occupancy on noble metal surfaces with stacking-fault arrays, Applied Physics Letters 100, 141609 (2012).
    14. T. Uchihashi, P. Mishra, M. Aono and T. Nakayama, Macroscopic Superconducting Currents through a Silicon Surface Reconstruction with Indium Adatoms: Si(111)-(R7×R3)-In, Physical Review Letters 107, 207001 (2011).
    15. T. Uchihashi, P. Mishra, K. Kobayashi and T. Nakayama, One-dimensional surface states on a striped Ag thin film with stacking fault arrays, Physical Review B 84, 195466 (2011).
    16. P. Mishra, T. Uchihashi and T. Nakayama, Enhanced spin contrast of epitaxial Mn films on Fe(100) by spin-polarized scanning tunneling microscopy, Applied Physics Letters 98, 123106 (2011).
    17. P. Mishra, T. Uchihashi and T. Nakayama, Anisotropic structural modulation of epitaxial Au(111) thin films on striped Ag substrates, Physical Review B 81, 115430 (2010).
    18. P. Mishra and D. Ghose, Effect of initial target surface roughness on the evolution of ripple topography induced by oxygen sputtering of Al films, Journal of Applied Physics 105, 014304 (2009).
    19. P. Mishra and D. Ghose, The rotation of ripple-pattern and the shape of the collision cascade in ion sputtered thin metal films, Journal of Applied Physics, 104, 094305 (2008).
    20. P. Mishra and D. Ghose, The energy dependence of sputtering induced ripple topography in Al films, Nuclear Instruments and Methods B 266, 1635 (2008).
    21. P. Mishra, S. R. Bhattacharyaa and D. Ghose, Nanoindentation on single-crystal Si modified by 100 keV Cr+ implantation, Nuclear Instruments and Methods B 266, 1629 (2008).
    22. P. Mishra and D. Ghose, Formation of nanoripples in Al films during O2+ sputtering, Physical Review B 74, 155427 (2006).
    23. P. Mishra, P. Karmakar and D. Ghose, Electrical characterization of oxygen-induced nanosized ripples on aluminum thin films by conductive atomic force microscopy, Nuclear Instruments and Methods B 243, 16 (2006).
    24. P. Mishra, and D. Ghose, The hardness study of oxygen implanted aluminum thin films, Surface and Coatings Technology 201, 965 (2006).
    25. A. Majumdar, J Schafer, P. Mishra, D. Ghose, J. Meichsner and R. Hippler, Chemical composition and bond structure of carbon-nitride films deposited bby CH4/N2 dielectric barrier discharge, Surface and Coatings Technology 201, 6437 (2007).
    26. A. Majumdar, G. Das, N. Patel, P. Mishra, D. Ghose and R. Hippler, Microstructural and chemical evolution of -CH3- incorporated (low-k) SICO(H) films prepared by dielectric barrier discharge plasma, Journal of the Electrochemical Society 155, D22 (2008).
    27. H. P. Lenka, B. Josheph, P. K. Kuiri, G. Sahu, P. Mishra, D. Ghose and D. P. Mahapatra, Study of low energy Si5- and Cs- implantation induced amorphization effects in Si(100), J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 41, 215305 (2008).
    28. A. Majumdar, M. Ganeva, D. Koepp, D. Datta, P. Mishra, S. R. Bhattacharyaa, D. Ghose and R. Hippler, Surface morphology and composition of films grown by size-selected Cu nanoclusters, Vacuum 83, 719 (2009).
  • Awards:
    1. CSIR-Senior Research Associateship, 2016
    2. JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2012
    3. MANA Research Associateship, 2009
    4. Poster presentation award in Winter School-2012, JNCASR, Bangalore
    5. Junior/Senior Research Fellowship; CSIR-NET, CSIR India, 2003
    6. GATE-2003 (Physics)
  • Projects:
    1. UGC-FRP Start-up grant (2019)
    2. SERB-DST Core Research Grant (2021)
Reviewer for Applied Physics Letters, Nanoscale Research Letters, Review of Scientific Instruments etc.