Research Areas

Navigation, Spacecraft and Payload Control

PI: Hari Hablani Satellite-Based Navigation of Flight Vehicles ISRO has invested significant resources in establishing and providing navigation signals to users from national satellites system NavIC ( Read More >>

X-ray Binaries and Magnetars

X-ray Binaries and Magnetars PI: Manoneeta Chakraborty The research in this group encompasses a variety of high energy astrophysics topics with particular emphasis on compact object physics. Neutron s Read More >>

Computational Astrophysics

Computational Astrophysics PI: Bhargav Vaidya Computational astrophysics opens new windows in the way we perceive and study the heavens. This rapidly growing new discipline in astronomy combines moder Read More >>

Space Weather and Ionospheric Studies

Space Weather and Ionospheric Studies PI: Abhirup Datta This group is involved in studying effect of ionosphere in low frequency radio astronomy. The group has recently acquired a GNSS receiver to stu Read More >>

Radio Astronomy Instrumentation

Radio Astronomy Instrumentation PI: Siddharth Malu and Abhirup Datta Having set up a Radio Frequency (RF) laboratory, the Centre has received funds from DST-SERB to make a 4-element radio interferomet Read More >>

Galaxy Clusters: Mergers and Interaction with CMB

Galaxy Clusters: Mergers and Interaction with CMB PI: Siddharth Malu and Abhirup Datta The group led by Dr. Datta and Dr. Malu studies mergers or collisions between clusters of galaxies, which leads t Read More >>

Cosmic Dawn and Epoch of Reionization

Cosmic Dawn and Epoch of Reionization with the redshifted 21-cm line PI: Suman Majumdar Cosmology is the study of the evolutionary history of our Universe. One of the most important missing pictures i Read More >>

Observational Cosmology

Epoch of Reionization PI: Abhirup Datta The research in this group includes cosmological observations at low radio frequency with uGMRT, VLA, ATCA and in future SKA. Dr. Datta is a science team board Read More >>