Email Address:
Ph: +91 79 2395 2546
Office: Academic Block 6, 315 B

AB 6/315B, IIT Gandhinagar
Palaj, Gandhinagar, Gujarat
382355, India

Welcome to my webpage!
I am a theoretical physicist in the Physics Discipline at IIT Gandhinagar and lead a research group with interests broadly in the areas of Quantum Optics, Ultracold Atomic Physics, and Quantum Thermodynamics.

Brief Biography:

  • B. Sc (Hons), Chennai Mathematical Insitute, 2003-06
  • M.Sc & PhD, McMaster University, 2006-13 (with Duncan O'Dell)
  • Research Fellow, Asia Pacific Center for Theoretical Physics, Pohang, South Korea, 2013-15 (with Gentaro Watanabe)
  • Post-doctoral Fellow, Institute of Quantum Optics and Quantum Information, Innsbruck, Austria 2015-18 (with Oriol Romero-Isart)
  • Post-doctoral Fellow, Institute for Theoretical Physics, University of Innsbruck, Austria 2018 (with Helmut Ritsch)


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  • 17/01/2023: Chinmayee's paper titled ``Crystalline Phases of Laser-Driven Dipolar Bose-Einstein Condensates" has been published in Phys. Rev. A. This is in collaboration with colleagues from Innsbruck Farokh Mivehvar and Harvard Stefan Ostermann. Congratulations Chinmayee!
  • 23/08/2022: Rahul's first paper is now published in Phys. Rev. E. Congratulations Rahul!
  • 11/08/2022: A new pre-print from a collaboration with Sandipan Mohanta, Madhumita Saha and Bijay Agarwalla (IISER Pune) appears on the arXiv today. Congratulations Sandipan!