Publications

2020

Emergent Elasticity in Athermal Amorphous Solids”, J. Nampoothiri, Y. Wang, K. Ramola, J. Zhang, S. Bhattacharya, and B. Chakraborty, Phys. Rev. Lett. 125, 118002 (2020).


Athermal fluctuations in disordered crystals”, P. Acharya, S. Sengupta, B. Chakraborty, and K. Ramola, Phys. Rev. Lett. 124, 168004 (2020).

Investigating the Nature of Discontinuous Shear Thickening: Beyond a Mean-Field Description”, J. E. Thomas, A. Goyal, D. S. Bedi, A. Singh, E. Del Gado, and B. Chakraborty, Journal of rheology, PD2019, 329 (2020)

Arrested states in persistent active matter: Gelation without attraction”, C. Merrigan, K. Ramola, R. Chatterjee, N. Segall, Y. Shokef, and B. Chakraborty, Phys. Rev. Research 2, 013260 (2020).

Timescale divergence at the shear jamming transition”, H. Vinutha, Kabir Ramola, Bulbul Chakraborty and Srikanth Sastry, Granular Matter, 22, 16 (2020).

2019

Shear jamming and fragility in dense suspensions”, Ryohei Seto, Abhinendra Singh, Bulbul Chakraborty, Morton M. Denn, and Jeffrey F. Morris, Granular Matter, 21, 82 (2019).

Nonergodicity in silo unclogging: Broken and unbroken arches”, B. V. Guerrero, B. Chakraborty, I. Zuriguel, and A. Garcimartin, Phys. Rev. E, 100, 032901 (2019).

Stress Fluctuations in Transient Active Networks”, Daniel Goldstein, Sriram Ramaswamy and Bulbul Chakraborty, Soft Matter, 15, 3520 (2019).

Motion of active tracer in a lattice gas with cross-shaped particles”, Rakesh Chatterjee, Nimrod Segall, Carl Merrigan, Kabir Ramola, Bulbul Chakraborty, and Yair Shokef, J. Chem. Phys. 150, 144508 (2019).

The physics of jamming for granular materials: a review”, R. P. Behringer and Bulbul Chakraborty, Rep. Prog. Phys., 82, 012601 (2019).

 

2018

Microscopic Origin of Frictional Rheology in Dense Suspensions: Correlations in Force Space”, Jetin Thomas, Kabir Ramola, Abhinendra Singh, Romain Mari, Jeffrey F. Morris, and Bulbul Chakraborty, Physical Review Letters (Editor’s Choice), 121, 128002 (2018).

Ergodicity breaking dynamics of arch collapse”, Carl Merrigan, Sumit Kumar Birwa, Shubha Tewari, Bulbul Chakraborty, Physical Review E, 97, 040901(R), 2018.


2017

Stress Response of Granular Systems”, Kabir Ramola and Bulbul Chakraborty, Journal of Statistical Physics, 169, 1, (2017).

Gaps between avalanches in one-dimensional random-field Ising models”, Jishnu N Nampoothiri, Kabir Ramola, Sanjib Sabhapandit, Bulbul Chakraborty, Physical Review E, 96, 032107 (2017).

Numerical test of the Edwards conjecture shows that all packings are equally probable at jamming”, Stefano Martiniani, K. Julian Schrenk, Kabir Ramola, Bulbul Chakraborty, Daan Frenkel, Nature Physics, 13, 848 (2017).

Theory of microphase separation in bidisperse chiral membranes”, Raunak Sakhardande, Stefan Stanojeviea, Arvind Baskaran, Aparna Baskaran, Michael F Hagan, Bulbul Chakraborty, Physical Review E, 96, 012704 (2017).

Scaling Theory for the Frictionless Unjamming Transition”, Kabir Ramola and Bulbul Chakraborty, Phys. Rev. Lett 118, 138001 (2017).

2016

Network Statistics of Isotropically Jammed Frictionless Disks”, Kabir Ramola and Bulbul Chakraborty, JSTAT Special Issue: ”The role of structure in glassy and jammed systems , J. Stat. Mech. (2016) 114002, ( arXiv:1604.06148).

Shear-induced rigidity of frictional particles: Analysis of emergent order in stress space”, Sumantra Sarkar, Dapeng Bi, Jie Zhang, Jie Ren, R. P. Behringer, and Bulbul Chakraborty, Phys. Rev. E. 93, 042901 (2016).

Protocol dependence of the jamming transition”, Thibault Bertrand, Robert P. Behringer, Bulbul Chakraborty, Corey S. O’Hern, and Mark D. Shattuck, Phys. Rev. E 93, 012901 (2016).

2015

Synchronization patterns in geometrically frustrated rings of relaxation oscillators”, D. Goldstein, C. M. Giver, B. Chakraborty, Chaos 25, 123109 (2015): Featured as a Physics update in Physics Today

Statistical Mechanics of Dry Granular Materials: Statics and Slow Dynamics”, B. Chakraborty in “Handbook of Granular Materials”, Taylor and Francis (2015).

Shear-induced rigidity in athermal solids: a unified statistical framework ”, Sumantra Sarkar and Bulbul Chakraborty Phys. Rev. E 91, 042201 (2015).

The Statistical Physics of Athemal Materials”, D. Bi, S. Henkes, K. Daniels, B. Chakraborty, Ann. Rev. Cond. Matt. Phys. 6, 63-83 (2015).

2014
Statistical properties of granular materials near jamming”, R. P. Behringer, D. Bi, B. Chakraborty, A. Clark, J. Dijksman, J. Ren and J. Zhang, Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment, 2014, P06004 (2014).
2013

Origin of Rigidity in Dry Granular Solids ”, Sumantra Sarkar, Dapeng Bi, Jie Zhang, R. P. Behringer and Bulbul Chakraborty, Physical Review Letters 111, 068301 (2013).

Jamming and shear for granular materials”, R. P. Behringer, J. Dijksman, J. Ren, J. Zhang, T. Majmudar, B. Chakraborty, D. Bi and A. Tordesillas, in ”Powders and Grains 2013: International Conference on Micromechanics of Granular Media”, 1542, 12-19 (2013).

Effects of intrinsic fluctuations in a prototypical chemical oscillator: metastability and switching ”, C. Michael Giver and Bulbul Chakraborty, arXiv:1303.3048.

Fluctuations in Shear-Jammed States: A Statistical Ensemble Approach ”, Dapeng Bi, Jie Zhang, R. P. Behringer and Bulbul Chakraborty, Europhysics Letters 102, 34002 (2013).

Signatures of Incipient Jamming in Collisional Hopper Flows”, Shubha Tewari, Michal Dichter, Bulbul Chakraborty, Soft Matter 9, 5016 (2013).

Yielding and large deviations in micellar gels: a model”, S. K. Nandi, B. Chakraborty, A. K. Sood and S. Ramaswamy, Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment, P02027 (2013).

2012

Banding, excitability and chaos in active nematic suspensions,”’ L. Giomi, L. Mahadevan, B. Chakraborty and M. F. Hagan,Nonlinearity 25, 2245 (2012).

Constraints and vibrations in static packings of ellipsoidal particles”, C. F. Schreck, M. Mailman, B. Chakraborty and C. S. OHern, Phys. Rev. E 85, 061305 (2012).

Segregation of polymers in confined spaces”, Y. Liu and B. Chakraborty, Physical Biology 9, 066005 (2012).

Structural relaxation in dense liquids composed of anisotropic particles”, T. Shen, C. Schreck, B. Chakraborty, D. E. Freed and C. S. OHern, Phys. Rev. E 86, 041303 (2012).

Using point-to-set correlations to probe unjamming of frictionless grains”, Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment, P05001 (2012).

2011

Jamming by Shear”, Dapeng Bi, Jie Xie, Bulbul Chakraborty and R. P. Behringer, Nature, 480, 355 (2011).

A signature of a thermodynamic phase transition in jammed granular packings: growing correlations in force space”, M. Mailman and B. Chakraborty, Journal of Statistical Mechanics, L07002 (2011).

Excitable Patterns in Active nematics”, L. Giomi, L. Mahadevan, B. Chakraborty and M. F. Hagan, Phys. Rev. Lett. 106, 218101 (2011).

Prolonging assembly through dissociation: A self-assembly paradigm in microtubules”, Sumedha, M. F. Hagan and B. Chakraborty, Phys. Rev. E 83, 051904 (2011).

Phase and frequency entrainment in locally coupled phase oscillators with repulsive interactions”, Phys. Rev. E 83, 046206 (2011).

2010

Statistical ensemble approach to stress transmission in granular packings”, Bulbul Chakraborty, Soft Matter 6, 2884 (2010).

2009

Stress correlations in granular materials: An entropic formulation”, G. Lois, J. Zhang, T. S. Majmudar, S. Henkes, B. Chakraborty, C. S. OHern, and R. P. Behringer, Phys. Rev. E 80, 060303(R) (2009).

Segregation of Polymers in Confined Spaces” Ya Liu and Bulbul Chakraborty, arXiv(bio-ph):0906.4023v1

Rheology of Granular Materials: Dynamics in a Stress Landscape”, Dapeng Bi and Bulbul Chakraborty, Phil. Trans. R. Soc. A 367, 50735090 (2009).

Jamming in Systems Composed of Frictionless Ellipse-Shaped”, M. Mailman, C. Schreck, C. S. O’Hern and B. Chakraborty, Phys. Rev. Lett. 102, 255501 (2009).

Dynamics in the Metabasin Space of a Lennard-Jones Glass Former: Connectivity and Transition Rates” , Yasheng Yang and Bulbul Chakraborty, Phys. Rev. E 80, 011501 (2009).

Statistical mechanics framework for static granular matter”, Silke Henkes and Bulbul Chakraborty, Phys. Rev. E. 79, 061301 (2009).

Jamming of Granular Matter” R. P. Behringer and Bulbul Chakraborty, Encyclopedia of Complexity and Systems Science. Springer 2009, ISBN 978-0-387-75888-6, Robert A. Myers (Ed.), 4997-5021.

Growing length scale in gravity-driven dense granular flow”, Shubha Tewari, Bidita Tithi, Allison Ferguson, and Bulbul Chakraborty, Phys. Rev. E 79, 011303 (2009).

Single Polymer Confinement in a tube: Correlation between structure and dynamics”, Joshua Kalb and Bulbul Chakraborty, J. Chem. Phys. 130, 025103 (2009).

2008

 

Why Do Granular Materials Stiffen with Shear Rate? A Test of Novel Stress-Based Statistics”, R.P. Behringer, Dapeng Bi, B. Chakraborty, S. Henkes, and R. R. Hartley, Phys. Rev. Lett. 101, 268301 (2008).

Shape of Semiflexible Polymers in Confined Spaces”, Ya Liu and Bulbul Chakraborty, Physical Biology 5, 026004 (2008).

2007

Dynamics of an idealized model of microtubule growth and catastrophe”, T. Antal, P. L. Krapivsky, S. Redner, M. Mailman, and B. Chakraborty, Phys. Rev. E 76, 041907 (2007).

Entropy and Temperature of a Static Granular Assembly: An Ab Initio Approach”, Silke Henkes, Corey S. O’Hern and Bulbul Chakraborty, Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 038002 (2007).

Spatially heterogenous dynamics in dense, driven granular flows," A. Ferguson and B. Chakraborty, Europhys. Letters 78, 28003 (2007).

2006

Numerical studies of the compressible spin glass ”, Adam H. Marshall, Bulbul Chakraborty and Sidney R. Nagel, Europhys. Lett. 74, 699 (2006).

Stress and large-scale spatial structures in dense, driven granular flows”, A. Ferguson and B. Chakraborty, Phys. Rev. E 73, 011303 (2006).

2005

Jamming as a critical phenomenon: a field theory of zero-temperature grain packings” S. Henkes and B. Chakraborty, Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, 198002 (2005).

Critical Dynamics of Dimers: Implications for the Glass Transition”, D. Das, G. Farrell, J. Kondev and B. Chakraborty, J. Phys. Chem. B109, 21413 (2005).

2004

Landau Theory of the glass transition”, Satya Majumdar, Dibyendu Das, Jane’ Kondev and Bulbul Chakraborty, Phys. Rev. E 70, 060501(R) (2004).

Impulse Distributions in dense granular flows: signatures of large-scale spatial structures”, Allison Ferguson, Ben Fisher and Bulbul Chakraborty, Europhys Lett. 66, 277 (2004).

2003

Activated Dynamics at a non-disordered critical point”, Dibyendu Das, Jané Kondev and Bulbul Chakraborty, Europhys Lett. 61, 506 (2003).


Jamming in a model glass: interplay of dynamics and thermodynamics”, Bulbul Chakraborty, Dibyendu Das and Jané Kondev, Physica A 318, 23 (2003).
2002

Topological jamming and the glass transition in a frustrated system”, Bulbul Chakraborty, Dibyendu Das and Jané Kondev, Eur. Phys. J. E. 9, 227 (2002).

Clustering in a model with aggregation and mass-dependent diffusion” , R. Rajesh, Dibyendu Das, Bulbul Chakraborty, and M. Barma, Phys. Rev. E66, 056104 (2002).

Slow dynamics and aging in a non-randomly frustrated spin system”, Hui Yin and Bulbul Chakraborty, Phys. Rev. E65, 036119-1 (2002).

2001

Entropy-vanishing transition and glassy dynamics in frustrated spins,” H. Yin and B. Chakraborty, Physical Review Letters, vol. 86, pp. 2058–2061, 2001.

2000

Effective held theory of the zero-temperature triangular-lattice antiferromagnet: A monte carlo study,” H. Yin, B. Chakraborty, and N. Gross, Physical Review E, vol. 61, pp. 6426–6433, 2000.

Kinetics of ordering in fluctuation-driven first-order transitions: Simulation and theory,” N. Gross, M. Ignatiev, and B. Chakraborty, Physical Review E, vol. 62, pp. 6116–6125, 2000.

Glassy dynamics in a frustrated spin system: the role of defects,” B. Chakraborty, L. Gu, and H. Yin, Journal of Physics-Condensed Matter, vol. 12, pp. 6487–6495, 2000.

1999

Ergodicity-breaking transition and high-frequency response in a simple free-energy landscape,” M. Ignatiev and B. Chakraborty, Physical Review E, vol. 60, pp. R21–R24, 1999.

Comment on ”origin of the modulated phase in copper-gold alloys”, D. Olmsted and B. Chakraborty, Physical Review Letters, vol. 83, pp. 460–460, 1999.

Monte carlo study of short-range order and displacement effects in disordered CuAu,” O. Malis, K. Ludwig, D. Olmsted, and B. Chakraborty, Philosophical Magazine B-Physics of Condensed Matter Statistical Mechanics Electronic Optical and Magnetic Properties, vol. 79, pp. 869–879, 1999.

1998

An x-ray scattering and simulation study of the ordering kinetics in CuAu,” K. Elder, O. Malis, K. Ludwig, B. Chakraborty, and N. Goldenfeld, Europhysics Letters, vol. 43, pp. 629–634, 1998.

1996

Influence of modulated structures on ordering dynamics in CuAu,” B. Chakraborty, K. Elder, and N. Goldenfeld, Physica a, vol. 224, pp. 113–127, 1996.

Ising Model with Frustration, Elasticity and Competing Interactions”, Mark Sobkowicz and Bulbul Chakraborty, J. Stat. Phys. Vol. 83, 739 (1996).

Monte carlo study of a compressible ising antiferromagnet on a triangular lattice,” L. Gu, B. Chakraborty, Pedro Garrido, Mohan Phani and Joel Lebowitz, Physical Review B, vol. 53, pp. 11985–11992, 1996.

Microscopic modeling of the growth of order in an alloy: Nucleated and continuous ordering,” B. Chakraborty and Z. Xi, Physical Review B, vol. 53, pp. 5063–5066, 1996.

1995

Static Displacements and Chemical Correlations in Alloys: A Theoretical Model”, Bulbul Chakraborty, Europhys. Letters vol. 30, 531 (1995).

1992

Atomistic landau theory of ordering and modulated phases in cu-au alloys,” B .Chakraborty and Z. Xi, Physical Review Letters, vol. 68, pp. 2039–2042, 1992.

An effective-medium theory approach to ordering in cu-au alloys,” Z Xi, B. Chakraborty, K. Jaconsen, and J. Norskov, Journal of Physics-Condensed Matter, vol. 4, pp. 7191–7202, 1992.

1991

Positron-annihilation from nearly localized fermi liquids - a probe of pairing,” B. Chakraborty, Physical Review B, vol. 43, pp. 378–382, 1991.

1990

Spiral phases and time-reversal-violating resonating-valence-bond states of doped antiferromagnets,” B. Chakraborty, N. Read, C. Kane, and P. Lee, Physical Review B, vol. 42, pp. 4819–4822, 1990.

Mean-field theory of the spiral phases of a doped antiferromagnet,” C. Kane, P. Lee, T. Ng, B. Chakraborty, and N. Read, Physical Review B,vol. 41, pp. 2653–2656, 1990.

1989
Statistics of the excitations of the resonating-valence-bond state,” N. Read and B. Chakraborty, Physical Review B, vol. 40, pp. 7133–7140, 1989.

Positron-annihilation in the high-tc superconductors,” B. Chakraborty, Physical Review B, vol. 39, pp. 215–221, 1989.

1988

From quasicrystals to icosahedral glass,” B. Chakraborty, Physical Review B, vol. 38, pp. 345–349, 1988.

Response of positrons to clustering in al-zn alloys,” A. Bharathi and B. Chakraborty, Journal of Physics F-Metal Physics, vol. 18, pp. 363–375, 1988.

1986

Discommensurations in icosahedral phases,” B. Chakraborty, A. Sood, and M. Valsakumar, Physical Review B,vol. 34, pp. 8202–8206, 1986.

Quantum motion of chemisorbed hydrogen,” S. Froyen, S. Holloway, J. Norskov, and B. Chakraborty, Journal of Electron Spectroscopy and Related Phenomena, vol. 38, pp. 313–315, 1986.

1985

Oxygen-chemisorption and incorporation on transition-metal surfaces,” B. Chakraborty, S. Holloway, and J. Norskov, Surface Science, vol. 152, pp. 660–683, 1985.

1984

A monovacancy divacancy model interpretation of positron-annihilation measurements in aluminum,” M. Fluss, S. Berko, B. Chakraborty, P. Lippel, and R. Siegel, Journal of Physics F-Metal Physics, vol. 14, pp. 2855–2868, 1984.

Positron-annihilation spectroscopy of the equilibrium vacancy ensemble in aluminum,” M. Fluss, S. Berko, B. Chakraborty, K. Hoffmann, P. Lippel, and R. Siegel, Journal of Physics F-Metal Physics, vol. 14, pp. 2831–2854, 1984.

1983

Quantum motion of chemisorbed hydrogen on ni surfaces,” M. Puska, R. Nieminen, M. Manninen, B. Chakraborty, S. Holloway, and J. Norskov, Physical Review Letters, vol. 51, pp. 1081–1084, 1983.

Positron-annihilation in solid and liquid Ni,” M. Fluss, L. Smedskjaer, B. Chakraborty, and M. Chason, Journal of Physics F-Metal Physics, vol. 13, pp. 817–825, 1983.

Electron and positron response to atomic defects in solids - a theoretical-study of the monovacancy and divacancy in aluminum,” B. Chakraborty and R. Siegel, Physical Review B, vol. 27, pp. 4535–4552, 1983.
1981

Effects of electron-positron correlation on positron-annihilation - self-consistent band-structure calculations in Al,” B. Chakraborty, Physical Review B vol. 24, pp. 7423–7426, 1981.

Infrared and dc conductivity in metals with strong scattering - non-classical behavior from a generalized boltzmann-equation containing band-mixing effects,” P. Allen and B. Chakraborty, Physical Review B, vol. 23, pp. 4815–4827, 1981.

Self-consistent electronic-structure of a vacancy in aluminum,” B. Chakraborty, R. Siegel, and W. Pickett, Physical Review B, vol. 24, pp. 5445–5454, 1981.

1979

Boltzmann theory generalized to include band mixing - possible theory for resistivity saturation in metals,” B. Chakraborty and P. Allen, Physical Review Letters, vol. 42, pp. 736–738, 1979.

1978

Theory of temperature-dependence of optical-properties of solids,” B. Chakraborty and P. Allen, Journal of Physics C-Solid State Physics, vol. 11, pp. L9–L14, 1978.

Solids with thermal or static disorder .2. optical-properties,” B. Chakraborty and P. Allen, Physical Review B, vol. 18, pp. 5225–5235, 1978.

1976

Density of states, optical mass, and dc electrical-resistance of ta, W, Nb, and Mo using slater-koster interpolation,” B. Chakraborty, W. Pickett, and P. Allen, Physical Review B, vol. 14, pp. 3227–3230, 1976.