Theoretical Sciences Unit

Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research
Shobhana Narasimhan


                                  Research group

       (L to R  Kanchan, Vasudevan, Bulumoni, Sananda, Shobhana, Madhura, Nisha, Sukanya, Debarati,  Nurapati, Rajdeep and Debdipto)

Our group likes to partake in serious intellectual discussions, eat good food, party, play pictionary, and travel all over the world....

For photographs of us indulging in some of these activities, as well as older group photographs, click here for our picture gallery!

 Current Members of the Group
 PhD Students
                  Madhura Marathe                                     Sananda Biswas                                 Sukanya Ghosh  
                   Kanchan Ulman                                     M.V. Vasudevan                                   Rajdeep Banerjee
                  Debdipto Acharya
Int. PhD Student 
                     Nisha Mammen
Post Doctoral Fellow 
                      Rajiv Chouhan
Former Members of the Group
Post Doctoral Fellow
                 Brandon C. Wood                                                      Bulumoni Kalita 

         Brandon is now a staff member at Lawrence                                                Bulumoni is now on the faculty at Dibrugarh

         Livermore National Labs, USA                                                                        University,  Dibrugarh, Assam.  


PhD Students
                      Raghani Pushpa                                                                       
                     After leaving our group, Pushpa was a postdoc at SISSA, Trieste, Italy and at Stanford University, USA and IBM, Almaden, USA.
                     Pushpa is now an Assistant Professor in the Physics Department at Boise State University, USA
                          Prasenjit Ghosh  
                      (jointly with Umesh Waghmare)
                     After leaving JNCASR, Prasenjit was a postdoc at the Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics, Trieste, Italy.
                     Prasenjit is now an Assistant Professor in the Physics and Chemistry Departments at IISER, Pune, India.
                   Jaita Paul Banerjee
                        (jointly with Umesh Waghmare)
                     After leaving JNCASR, Jaita was a postdoc at IISER, Kolkata, and at the SN Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences, Kolkata.
                     She is currently a postdoc at the University of Tuebingen, Germany.
                    Mighfar Imam
                   After leaving JNCASR, Mighfar is currently a postdoc at ICTP, Trieste, Italy. 
Visiting Student
                  Nurapati Pantha
                Nurapati is a lecturer at Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu, Nepal.
Project Assistant
                    Debarati Bhaumik
                 Debarati is a PhD student at the University of Amsterdam. 
MS Student
               Debosruti Dutta
                    (jointly with Ganapathy Ayappa)
   Dev is now doing a PhD at the University of South Florida, USA 
Summer Research Fellows
             Srishti Arora
               Srishti obtained an MSc at the University of Delhi. She is currently a project assistant at JNCASR.
               Soma Sri Chakra Sai Sankar (Chakra) 
               Chakra now works for Google in Hyderabad. 
                Raghav Govind Jha

             Raghav obtained a Masters in Nanoscience at the Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, and a second

             Masters from St. Xavier's College, Kolkata. He is currently a PhD student at the University of Buffalo.




   Last modified date: 06-06-2013