पूर्वोत्तर क्षेत्रीय विज्ञान एवं प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान
North Eastern Regional Institute of Science and Technology 
deemed-to-be-university under MHRD, Govt.of India
Nirjuli - 791109, Arunachal Pradesh
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Dr. Kamal Saharia

Assistant Professor

Theoretical Plasma Physics, Simulation

, ksaharia[AT]rediffmail(dot)com
Phone:2257401 - 410 extn. 6193 (Off)

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From To Designation Organisation
22/12/2009 Till date Assistant Professor NERIST
Degree Subject University Year
M.Sc. Physics Tezpur University 2004
Ph.D. Plsama Physics Gauhati University
(Centre of Plasma Physics)
From To Designation Organisation
2015 Till date Library Advisory Committee Member NERIST
2016 Till date Programme Officer -NSS NERIST

Life member of Plasma Science Society of India,
Life member of  Physics Academy of North East.

Title Course Code Module Semester
Classical Mechanics PH 7101 M.Sc. I
Elementary Condensed Matter Physics PH 7203 M.Sc. II
Electronics PH 8102 M.Sc. III
Plsama Physics PH 8001 M.Sc. IV
Physics I PH 1101 Base I
Physics II PH 1201 Base II
Physics III A PH 3101 Degree I
Physics III B PH 3102 Degree I
Physics IV A PH 3201 Degree II
Physics IV B PH 3201 Degree II
Title of Project Names of Students
1. Study of Formation of Sheath in Plasma. Mr. Tapak Dabi
2. Monte-Carlo Method and its Application. Mr. Enuk Libang
3. Simulation study of DC glow discharge in Argon. Mr. Dipjoy Bora
4. Effect of q-nonextensivity on Debye Shielding in plasma Ms. Anju Maga
Topic Scholar Name Status of PHD Registration Year



Ms. Dima Rani Borgohain Degree Awarded 2013
Title Place Date
Vlasov Simulation of parallel transport of charged particles NERIST,FDP on Computational and Experimental aspects in Thermal science Feb. 27th - March 2nd, 2012
  1. K. Saharia and K.S.  Goswami ‘Small amplitude current free double layers in a collisionless plasma’, Physics of Plasmas 14, 062103 (2007).  ISSN: 1070-664X
  2. K. Saharia and K.S.  Goswami, ‘One-dimensinal Vlasov simulation of parallel electric fields in two electron population plasma’,  Physics of Plasmas 14, 092302 (2007).  ISSN: 1070-664X.
  3. K. S. Goswami, K. Saharia and H. Schamel , ‘Theory of current free double layers in plasmas’,  Physics of Plasmas 15, 062111 (2008). ISSN: 1070-664X.
  4. K. Saharia and K.S.  Goswami, Evolution of electron holes in two electron population plasmas,  Physics of Plasmas, 15, 122311 (2008). ISSN: 1070-664X.
  5. Dima Rani Borgohain, K. Saharia and K. S. Goswami, 'Behavior of plasma sheath with nonextensively distributed two temperature electrons and isothermal ions', Physics of Plasmas, 23, 122113 (2016).  ISSN: 1070-664X. http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4972072

Courses or Conferences Organised

Title Sponsored by Date
Induction Training Programme on Pedagogy and Research Methodology TEQIP 11th -20th Sept. 2015