Department of Physics

Faculty (Prof.) Research/Area
Prof. A.K. ShuklaNanostructures of Carbon and Silicon, CNT and Graphene, Ramna Scattering, Absorption Studies and Photoluminesence.
Prof. Aditya N. AgnihotriPhysics.
Prof. Aloka SinhaLiquid Crystals, Optical Image Processing.
Prof. Amartya SenguptaExperimental Condensed Matter Physics at High Pressure, THz Science and Ultrafast Optics.
Prof. Amita DasNonlinear 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 MishraNuclear 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. MehtaNanostructured 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 KanseriQuantum 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 SantraCold Atom Quantum Technology.
Prof. Brajesh Kumar ManiComputational 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. MehtaBio-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. MalikParticle 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. SinghNanostructures Growth by Chemical Vapor Deposition (CVD) and Glancing Angle Deposition (GLAD), Microscopic Characterisation (STM & AFM), Nanomechanics, Gas Sensing.
Prof. Joby JosephPhotonic Crystals, Interference Lithography, Digital Holography, OLED Light Extraction.
Prof. Joyee GhoshQuantum Information Technologies; Quantum & Nonlinear Optics; Photonics; Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics.
Prof. Kedar B KhareOptics/Photonics, Computational Imaging, Image Reconstruction.
Prof. M.R. ShenoyGuided Wave Optics, Optoelectronics.
Prof. Neeraj KhareNano-structure Functional Oxides, Dilute Magnetic Semiconductor (DMS) Oxides, Colossal Magnetoresistance Materials, High-Tc Superconductors, SQUIDs, Borocarbide Superconductors and Solar Cells.
Prof. P. K. MuduliSpin Torque induced Magnetization Dynamics, Spintronics and Nanomagnetism.
Prof. Pankaj SrivastavaNano-Science & Technology.
Prof. Pintu DasMagnetism at Nanometer Scale, Atomic Scale Electronic Behavior as well as Low-Frequency Carrier-Dynamics of Correlated Electron Systems.
Prof. Pradipta GhoshPhenomenological 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. VijayaNanoPhotonics, Nonlinear Optics and Quantum Functional Materials.
Prof. R. ChatterjeeNovel 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. VarshneyOptical Fibre Communication, Integrated Oprics.
Prof. Rahul MaratheNon-Equilibrium Statistical Mechanics, Biophysics, PT Symmetric Hamiltonians.
Prof. Rajendra S. DhakaExperimental 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 SinghIII-Nitrides based Materials and Devices, Semiconductor Nanowires for Nanoscale Devices, 2d Materials and Devices, Semiconductor Wafer Bonding, Ion Implantation.
Prof. Ravi Kant SoniLaser-Material Processing, Plasmonics, Laser Spectroscopy.
Prof. Rohit NarulaTheoretical Development, Simulation And Experimental Work Related to the Optical Response of Both Model and Complex Systems.
Prof. Sankalpa GhoshTheoretical Condensed Matter.
Prof. Santanu GhoshField Emission from cnt and Composites, Magnetic Metal Insulator Nanocomposites, Diluted Magnetic Semiconductors, si qd on Silicon Nitride, ion -Materials Interaction.
Prof. Saswata BhattacharyaCondensed 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 ChaudharyPerpendicular Magnetic Anisotropy in Ultrathin Films, Anomalous Hall Effect & Ferromagnetic Resonance, Magnetic Multilayered Structures for Spintronics.
Prof. Sujin B. BabuSoft Condensed Matter, Biophysics and Fluid Dynamics.
Prof. Sujit MannaExperimental 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 KumarFemtosecond Lasers and Spectroscopy, Terahertz (THz) Time-Domain Spectroscopy, Nonlinear Optics and Microscopy, Pulse Shaping, Photophysics of Nanosystems and Correlated Solids.
Prof. Tobias TollPhenomenology of the Strong Force at small x.
Prof. V. RavishankarHight Energy Physics, Quantum Information.
Prof. Varsha BanerjeeTheoretical Condensed Matter Physics.
Prof. Vikrant SaxenaComputational Plasma Physics, Laser-Plasma Interactions, Nonlinear Plasma Waves, XFEL Irradiation of Rare Gas Clusters, Plasma based Particle Acceleration etc.
Prof. Vishal K. VaibhavNonlinear Optics, Signal Processing, Numerical Methods, Inverse Problems.