Name : Sijith E
Designation : Assistant Professor
Department : PHYSICS
Email : sedayath1@gmail.com


Qualification MSc Physics, CSIR-UGC NET
Present Position Assistant Professor
Work Experience 2 years
Total Experience in Current Service
Years (PG)
Years (UG)
Research/ Projects

Indian Institutions and Fermilab Collaboration in the neutrino Experiment at the Fermilab, USA. (Department of Energy (USA) and DST (India) collaborative project) 

Pursuing PhD at CUSAT under the Joint Guidance of Dr. Ramesh Babu T, CUSAT and Dr. Alexander I Himmel, Fermilab.



Books/ Publications
1.M. A Acero,..., S. Edayath et al., (NOvA Collaboration), First measurement of neutrino oscillation parameters using neutrinos and antineutrinos by NOvA, (Phys. Rev. Lett.123, 151803 (2019))

2. M. A Acero,..., S. Edayath et al., (NOvA Collaboration), Observation of seasonal variation of atmospheric multiple-muon events in the NOvA Near Detector (Phys. Rev. D 99, 122004 (2019))

3. M. A Acero,..., S. Edayath et al., (NOvA Collaboration), New constraints on oscillation parameters from νe appearance and νμ disappearance in the NOvA experiment, (Phys. Rev. D 98, 032012 (2018))

4. P. Adamson,..., S. Edayath et al., (NOvA Collaboration), Search for active-sterile neutrino mixing using neutral-current interactions in NOvA (Phys. Rev. D 96, 072006)

5. P. Adamson,..., S. Edayath et al., (NOvA Collaboration), Constraints on Oscillation Parameters from νe Appearance and νμ Disappearance in NOvA (Phys. Rev. Lett. 118(2017) No-23, 231801)

6.P. Adamson,..., S. Edayath et al., (NOvA Collaboration), Measurement of the neutrino mixing angle θ23 in NOvA (Phys. Rev. Lett. 118(2017) No-15, 151802)

7. M. A Acero,..., S. Edayath et al., (NOvA Collaboration), Measurement of Neutrino-Induced Neutral-Current Coherent π 0 Production in the NOvA Near Detector

8.Sijith Edayath et al., Sterile neutrino search in the NOvA Far Detector (arXiv:1710.01280v1 (3 Oct 2017))
Papers Presented in Conferences/ Seminars
1. New Perspectives, June 5- 6 , Fermilab, USA “Sterile Neutrino search in the NOvA Far Detector” (2017)

2. “Cosmic pi0 mass reconstruction in the NOvA Far Detector” in the American Physical Society Meeting , at Washington D.C. (2017)

3.  “Planned Improvements to the NOvA sterile neutrino NC Disappearance analysis” in the American Physical Society Meeting , at Columbus, Ohio. (April 2018)


4. “ Long-baseline Sterile Neutrino Searches in the NOvA Experiment” in the DAE-BRNS High Energy Physics Symposium 2018 at IIT Chennai

PhD / M Phil/ Projects Guided
Awards/ Honours Best Oral Presentation in INSS (International Neutrino Summer School) 2017 held at Fermilab.
Positions Held DST JRF, DST SRF
Visiting Scientist at Fermi National Accelarator Laboratory, USA
Seminars/ Conferences Organised
Additional Responsibilities (2019-20)

Member of 1) Endowment Committee

2) Open Course Co-ordinating Committee

Other Information

Member of American Physical Society(APS) (2017 , 2018)

Member of Indian Institutions Fermilab Collaboration(IIFC) (from 2013 to till now)