Shubho Banerjee

Associate Professor of Physics
(901) 843-3585

Shubho Banerjee joined the Rhodes physics department in 2002 after a two-year post-doctoral appointment at the University of Maryland, College Park. He enjoys teaching introductory as well as upper level physics courses. His current research interests are in the areas of electrostatics and mathematical physics. Shubho is a native of India and received his BS and MS degrees at the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. He received his Ph.D. from Carnegie Mellon University.

Curriculum Vitae


Exact and approximate capacitance and force expressions for the electrostatic interaction between two equal-sized charged conducting spheres, S. Banerjee, M. Levy, M. Davis, and B. Wilkerson, IEEE Trans. Ind. Appl. (2017). Link

Asymptotic expansions of Lambert series and related q-series, S. Banerjee and B. Wilkerson, Int. J. Number Theory (2017). Link

Exact closed-form solution for the electrostatic interaction of two equal-sized charged conducting spheres, S. Banerjee and M. Levy, J. Phys. Conf. Ser. (2015). Link

Exact and approximate expressions for the force between a charged conducting sphere and infinite grounded plane, S. Banerjee, S. J. McArty, E. F. Nelsen, Proc. ESA Annu. Meet. Electrostatics (2015).  Link

Electrostatic charging of a conducting sphere using another conducting sphere at constant voltage, S. Banerjee, B. K. Hoffmeister, J. J. Svejkosky, C. S. Badger, J. Electrostat. 69, 601-603 (2011) Link

On the stability of electrostatic orbits, S. Banerjee, B. Taylor, and A. Banerjee, American Journal of Physics 77, 396-400 (2009). Link

Orbital motion of electrically charged spheres in microgravity, S. Banerjee, K. W. Andring, D. L. Campbell, J. A. Janeski, D. A. Keedy, S. P. Quinn, and B. K. Hoffmeister, The Physics Teacher  46, 460-464 (2008). Link

Effect of electrically insulating materials on magnetically induced electrical currents in a tissue-like medium, B. K. Hoffmeister, A. R. Shores, S. Banerjee, and R. A. Malkin, Am. J. Phys. 74, 260 (2006). Link 

How Multivalency Controls Criticality, M. E. Fisher, Jean-Noel Aqua, and S. Banerjee Phys. Rev. Lett.95, 135701 (2005). Link 

Criticality in Hard-sphere Charge-asymmetric Ionic Fluids, Jean-Noel Aqua, S. Banerjee and M. E. Fisher, Phys. Rev. E 72, 041501, (2005). Link


B.S. and M.S., Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur
Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon University