## Department of Physics

Faculty (Prof.) | Research/Area |
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Prof. A.K. Shukla | Nanostructures of Carbon and Silicon, CNT and Graphene, Ramna Scattering, Absorption Studies and Photoluminesence. |

Prof. Aditya N. Agnihotri | Physics. |

Prof. Aloka Sinha | Liquid Crystals, Optical Image Processing. |

Prof. Amartya Sengupta | Experimental Condensed Matter Physics at High Pressure, THz Science and Ultrafast Optics. |

Prof. Amita Das | Nonlinear and Turbulent Phenomena in Laboratory, Astrophysical and Fusion Plasmas, Laser Plasma Interaction: Applications - Medical, Security etc., Fundamental Issues - Qed and Radiation Reaction Effects in Collective Plasma Environment, Dusty Plasmas as Strongly Coupled State of Matter, Interdisciplinary Connections with Condensed Matter, Visco-Elastic Fluid Systems, Behaviour of Active Matter. |

Prof. Amruta Mishra | Nuclear and Particles Physics: Hot and Dense Hadronic Matter and Experimental Observables in the Realastic Nuclear Collisions, Nuclear Astrophysics, Chiral Symmetry Breaking, Colour Superconductivity. |

Prof. B.R. Mehta | Nanostructured Materials and Thin Films, Interaction of Gas Molecules with Nanoparticles, Nanoparticle based Gas Sensors and Switchable Devices, Rare-Earth Metal and Palladium Nanoparticle Structures, GaN and InN nanostructures, Wide Bandgap and Bipolar Conductivity Oxides, Scanning Probe Microscopy and High Resolution Electron Microscopy, Nanotechnology Education. |

Prof. Bhaskar Kanseri | Quantum Science and Technologies, Experimental Quantum Optics, Entanglement and Squeezing, Non-Linear Optics, Optical Coherence and Polarization, Interferometry and Metrology, Optical Tomography, Spectral Switching, Guided Wave Photonics. |

Prof. Bodhaditya Santra | Cold Atom Quantum Technology. |

Prof. Brajesh Kumar Mani | Computational Condensed Matter Physics: First-Principles Calculations for Condensed Matter Systems, Finite-Temperature Properties of Perovskite Ferroics, Molecular Dynamics and Monte Carlo Simulations. Atomic Many-Body Physics: Precision Atomic Structure Calculations, Development of Relativistic Coupled-Cluster based New Methods and Applications to Atomic Systems, Discrete Symmetry Violations in Atoms(ions). |

Prof. D.S. Mehta | Bio-photonics: Optical Coherence Tomography and Optical Tweezers, Optical 3D-surface Profilometry, Solid State Lighting (Optics of LEDs and OLEDs) and Optical Interferometry. |

Prof. H.K. Malik | Particle Acceleration using Lasers and Microwaves; Microwave-Plasma Interaction (ITER Applications); Solitary Waves & Instabilities in Space related Plasmas, Negative Ion and Dusty Plasmas; Hall Thrusters; THz Generation; Plasma Etching; Nanostructures. |

Prof. J.P. Singh | Nanostructures Growth by Chemical Vapor Deposition (CVD) and Glancing Angle Deposition (GLAD), Microscopic Characterisation (STM & AFM), Nanomechanics, Gas Sensing. |

Prof. Joby Joseph | Photonic Crystals, Interference Lithography, Digital Holography, OLED Light Extraction. |

Prof. Joyee Ghosh | Quantum Information Technologies; Quantum & Nonlinear Optics; Photonics; Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics. |

Prof. Kedar B Khare | Optics/Photonics, Computational Imaging, Image Reconstruction. |

Prof. M.R. Shenoy | Guided Wave Optics, Optoelectronics. |

Prof. Neeraj Khare | Nano-structure Functional Oxides, Dilute Magnetic Semiconductor (DMS) Oxides, Colossal Magnetoresistance Materials, High-Tc Superconductors, SQUIDs, Borocarbide Superconductors and Solar Cells. |

Prof. P. K. Muduli | Spin Torque induced Magnetization Dynamics, Spintronics and Nanomagnetism. |

Prof. Pankaj Srivastava | Nano-Science & Technology. |

Prof. Pintu Das | Magnetism at Nanometer Scale, Atomic Scale Electronic Behavior as well as Low-Frequency Carrier-Dynamics of Correlated Electron Systems. |

Prof. Pradipta Ghosh | Phenomenological Analyses of Physics beyond the Standard Model in the Light of Higgs, Collider, Dark Matter Searches, Neutrino Masses & Mixing and charged Lepton Flavour Violation. |

Prof. Prakash G. Vijaya | NanoPhotonics, Nonlinear Optics and Quantum Functional Materials. |

Prof. R. Chatterjee | Novel Functional Ferroic Materials with Special Interest in Topological Insulators, Magnetoelectric Multiferroic Materials, Magnetic Shape Memory Alloys, Shape Memory in Ceramics & Non-pb based Environment Friendly Ceramics for Actuators, Microwave Absorbing Materials (Stealth Technology). |

Prof. R.K. Varshney | Optical Fibre Communication, Integrated Oprics. |

Prof. Rahul Marathe | Non-Equilibrium Statistical Mechanics, Biophysics, PT Symmetric Hamiltonians. |

Prof. Rajendra S. Dhaka | Experimental Condensed Matter Physics, Strongly Correlated Systems, Surface and Interface Research, Low Dimensional Systems, Complex Oxide Thin Films and Hetrostructures, High Tc Superconductors, Metal Insulator Transition. |

Prof. Rajendra Singh | III-Nitrides based Materials and Devices, Semiconductor Nanowires for Nanoscale Devices, 2d Materials and Devices, Semiconductor Wafer Bonding, Ion Implantation. |

Prof. Ravi Kant Soni | Laser-Material Processing, Plasmonics, Laser Spectroscopy. |

Prof. Rohit Narula | Theoretical Development, Simulation And Experimental Work Related to the Optical Response of Both Model and Complex Systems. |

Prof. Sankalpa Ghosh | Theoretical Condensed Matter. |

Prof. Santanu Ghosh | Field Emission from cnt and Composites, Magnetic Metal Insulator Nanocomposites, Diluted Magnetic Semiconductors, si qd on Silicon Nitride, ion -Materials Interaction. |

Prof. Saswata Bhattacharya | Condensed Matter Physics, Density Functional Theory, Defects in Semi-Conductor, Clusters and Catalysis, Nanoscale Magnetism, 2D Materials, Energy Materials etc. |

Prof. Senthilkumaran P. | Optical Beam Shaping Singularities, Berry and Pancharatam Topological Pahses, Fiber Optics Holofraphy, Non -Destructive Testing Techniques, Shear, Talbot Interferometry, Speckle Metology and Non-Linear Optics. |

Prof. Sujeet Chaudhary | Perpendicular Magnetic Anisotropy in Ultrathin Films, Anomalous Hall Effect & Ferromagnetic Resonance, Magnetic Multilayered Structures for Spintronics. |

Prof. Sujin B. Babu | Soft Condensed Matter, Biophysics and Fluid Dynamics. |

Prof. Sujit Manna | Experimental Condensed Matter Physics, Topological Phase of Matter in 2D Materials, Topological Superconductivity, Non-collinear Magnetism, Strongly Correlated Systems, Molecular Beam Epitaxy (MBE), Spectroscopic Imaging, Spin Polarized STM. |

Prof. Sunil Kumar | Femtosecond Lasers and Spectroscopy, Terahertz (THz) Time-Domain Spectroscopy, Nonlinear Optics and Microscopy, Pulse Shaping, Photophysics of Nanosystems and Correlated Solids. |

Prof. Tobias Toll | Phenomenology of the Strong Force at small x. |

Prof. V. Ravishankar | Hight Energy Physics, Quantum Information. |

Prof. Varsha Banerjee | Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics. |

Prof. Vikrant Saxena | Computational Plasma Physics, Laser-Plasma Interactions, Nonlinear Plasma Waves, XFEL Irradiation of Rare Gas Clusters, Plasma based Particle Acceleration etc. |

Prof. Vishal K. Vaibhav | Nonlinear Optics, Signal Processing, Numerical Methods, Inverse Problems. |