People

Faculty

 

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Name :

Dr Abhirup Datta

Designation : Associate Professor, HOD
Research Interests :
  • Observational Cosmology - Early Universe, HI 21cm Cosmology
  • Radio Interferometry - Aperture Synthesis, Calibration and Imaging
  • Large Scale structures - Radio and X-ray observations of Galaxy Clusters
  • Space Weather and Ionosphere: GPS and NavIC
  • Machine Learning: Applications to Astrophysics and Space Sciences
  • Instrumentation related to Radio Astronomy and Space Payload
Contact No. : 3584
Email : abhirup.datta
Name :

Dr Siddharth Malu

Designation : Associate Professor
Research Interests :
    CMB high precision observations
    Designing Radio Telescope for detecting diffuse emission
    Mapping of SZE at higher angular resolution
Publications
Contact No. : 3299
Email : siddharth
Name :

Dr Bhargav Vaidya

Designation : Assistant Professor
Research Interests :
    Computational Astrophysics
    Magneto-hydro-dynamics and Radiative Transfer
    Particle Acceleration and Non-thermal emission in AGN jets
    Theoretical Star Formation: Accretion Disk and Jet Physics
    Interstellar Medium: Shock-Induced Chemistry
    Astrophysical Code Development
Publications
Contact No. : 3254
Email : bvaidya
Name :

Dr Suman Majumdar

Designation : Assistant Professor
Research Interests :
    Epoch of reionization
    21-cm cosmology
    Simulations of reionization
    Cosmological N-body simulations
    Statistical tools for cosmology
    Large scale structures
Publications (NASA ADS)
Publications (arXiv)
Publications (Google Scholar)
Publications (ORCiD)
Contact No. : 3304
Email : suman.majumdar
Name :

Dr Saurabh Das

Designation : Assistant Professor
Research Interests :
    Satellite communication and navigation
    Radiowave propagation through atmosphere and ionosphere
    Radar meteorology
    GNSS and Microwave remote sensing
    Machine learning applications to atmospheric science
Publications
Contact No. : 3306
Email : saurabh.das
Name :

Dr Manoneeta Chakraborty

Designation : Assistant Professor
Research Interests :
    Neutron star
    Black holes
    Pulsars
    Magnetars
    X-ray binaries
    Accretion physics
    Burst physics
Publications
Publications (ORCID)
Contact No. : 3358
Email : manoneeta
Name :

Dr Amit Shukla

Designation : Assistant Professor
Research Interests : Active galactic nuclei, Blazars, FSRQ, Radio galaxies, Seyfert Galaxies
Gamma-ray bursts (GRBs)
Pulsars
X-ray binaries
Fast Radio Bursts (FRBs)
Jet launching mechanisms
High Energy Astrophysics
Gamma-ray Astronomy
Time-domain astronomy
Multi-wavelength & multi-messenger astrophysics
Atmospheric Cherenkov Telescope and Detectors
Kilonova (electromagnetic counterpart to a gravitational-wave)
Particle acceleration in astrophysical sources
Contact No. : 3213
Email : amit.shukla
Name :

Dr Rajkumar Hajra

Designation : Ramanujan faculty
Research Interests :
    Cometary plasma and solar wind interaction
    Earth’s outer radiation belt relativistic electrons
    Geomagnetic storms and substorms
    Solar wind-Magnetosphere-Ionosphere coupling
    Space weather
    Ionospheric modeling
    Ionospheric F-region irregularities
Publications
Contact No. : 3214
Email : rhajra
Name :

Dr Anjali Rao

Designation : DST INSPIRE Faculty
Research Interests : X-ray binaries
Black holes in binary systems
Accretion physics
Astrometry of stellar populations
Stellar kinematics
Contact No. : 3214
Email : anjalirao
Name :

Prof. Hari Hablani

Designation : Visiting Professor
Research Interests : Spaceflight vehicles guidance, navigation and control
Satellites-based navigation of flight vehicles
Spacecraft attitude and orbit estimation and control
Multi-body flexible spacecraft attitude dynamics and control
Satellites payloads motion and control
Image motion compensation, navigation and registration
Remote sensing of land, ocean, atmosphere and space
Contact No. : 9978992576
Email : hbhablani