Department of Physics

Indian Institute Of Technology Madras , Chennai


2018-03-01 HSB 210
Modelling binary systems of compact objects: the fourth-order post-Newtonian dynamics 2018-03-01 Guillaume Faye, GReCO, Institut d'Astrophysique de Paris, UMR 7095, CNRS, Sorbonne Université.
2018-02-22 Seminar Room
Thermodynamics and order beyond equilibrium - from Floquet thermalisation to time crystals 2018-02-22 Prof. Roderich Moessner
2018-02-21 Seminar Room
Ultrafast Electrical Switching Dynamics of Phase Change Memory Devices: A Pathway Towards Enabling U ... 2018-02-21 M. Anbarasu, Indian Institute of Technology Indore.
Ab initio simulations of crystallization of phase-change materials 2018-02-17 Prof. Riccardo Mazzarello, Institute for Theoretical Solid State Physics and JARA, RWTH Aachen, Germany
Applications of avoided crossing in optics: Slow light to transverse spin 2018-02-15 Prof. S. Dutta Gupta, University of Hyderabad

Architectures for quantum repeaters
2018-02-13 Dr. Sreraman Muralidharan, Army Research Labs, USA.

Measuring Magnetism
2018-02-09 Dr. Robert D. Shull

2018-02-09 TRIPTA PARIDA

S-wave pairing in neutron matter beyond BCS
2018-02-08 Dr Michael Urban, IPN Orsay, France.

Heavy Quark Dynamics in QCD Matter
2018-02-07 Dr Santosh Kumar Das, University of Lanzhou, China
The Large Hadron Collider and the CMS Experiment at CERN 2018-01-24 Dr. Somnath Choudhury, CHEP, IISc.
Inner Workings of Quark-Gluon Plasma: Where are We and Where are We Going? 2018-01-23 Krishna Rajagopal, Dept of Physics, MIT.
Ancient light: the microwave background radiation and cosmology 2018-01-22 Professor Mark Birkinshaw
Time Matters: Predicting and Tailoring the Nonequilibrium Behavior of Polymers 2018-01-17 Dr. Sivasurender Chandran, Experimental Polymer Physics Group, Institute of Physics, University of Freiburg, Germany

Photovoltaic effect in ferroelectric oxides
2018-01-16 SUBHAJIT PAL
Quantum Hall Ferromagnetism in ν=0 Bilayer Graphene 2018-01-16 Prof. Ganpathy Murthy, University of Kentucky

Glass transition in active matter
2018-01-15 Dipanwita Ghoshal
Measurement of decay width difference ∆Γs and weak phase difference ∆Φs in the decay channel o ... 2018-01-15 Md. Alibordi

Search for exotic new physics in CMS
2018-01-12 Dr. Swagata Mukherjee
NLO properties of substituted phthalocyanines and closely related macrocyclic thin film materials 2017-12-21 Anil Kumar K V, PhD, Mangalore University.
Using Novel Ultrafast Optical Techniques to Directly Probe Complex Quantum Materials 2017-12-15 Rohit P. Prasankumar
Functional magnetic oxides for biomedical applications and spin caloritronics 2017-12-14 Hari Srikanth

Probing Dark Energy with Gravitational Lensing
2017-12-12 Dr. Arun Kannawadi, Leiden Observatory, Netherlands

Search for exotic new physics in CMS
2017-12-12 Dr. Swagata Mukherjee
Entanglement under noisy environments: From quantum computation to quantum many-body physics 2017-12-11 Amit Kumar Pal
Superconductivity, Magnetism, Anisotropy and Memory: The Remarkable Properties of the Conducting Ga ... 2017-11-23 Prof. Venkat Chandrasekhar, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Northwestern University
Measuring neutrino oscillation parameters by Long-Baseline Neutrino Experiments at FermiLab and its ... 2017-11-10 Tapasi Ghosh

Mesoscopic Structure Formation
2017-11-06 Prof. Siddartha Sen, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
Scanning Microwave Microscopy:A Novel Tool for Nanoscale Microwave Imaging/Characterization 2017-11-03 Dr. Hardlee Joseph
Gromov's non-squeezing theorem and its applications to Hamiltonian flows 2017-11-02 Dishant Pancholi, IMSc Chennai.
Symmetry breaking by quantum coherence in single electron attachment 2017-11-01 Dr. Vaibhav Prabhudesai, Reader, Dept. of Nuclear and Atomic Physics, TIFR, Mumbai, India.
NASA Sensors and Instrumentation for Space-based Remote Sensing Applications 2017-10-31 Upendra N. Singh, NASA Technical Fellow Sensors/Instrumentation.

Pentaquarks at LHCb
2017-10-27 Dr Nathan Jurik, Univ. of Oxford
Multimodal Metal Oxide Nanoparticles and their interactions in biology : the two faces of the medal 2017-10-27 Dr. Marie-⁠Helen Delville

Van der Waals Oxide Heteroepitaxy
2017-10-25 Ying Hao Chu, National Chiao Tung University
Multimessenger observation of a Binary Neutron Star Merger 2017-10-24 K G Arun, Chennai Mathematical Institute.

Fresh from the Cosmic Oven
2017-10-24 Chandra Kant Mishra, IIT Madras
Fabrication of perovskite thin film hetero-structure and probable exotic metastable phases at the in ... 2017-10-17 Anusree V.K.
Hexagonal Shaped ZnO Whispering Gallery Mode Microcavities 2017-10-11 Bellarmine F.

Shining light on femtosecond molecular dynamics
2017-10-10 Dr Kanaka Raju Pandiri, J R Mc Donald Lab, Kansas State University.

Duality on Two-dimensional Kuramoto Model
2017-10-05 MRINAL SARKAR

A Simplicial Study of Time Series-Networks
Polarised Fermi gases within the T-matrix approach 2017-10-04 Dr. Michael Urban, IPN, Orsay, France.
N=1 Lagrangians for generalized Argyres-Douglas theories 2017-09-28 Dr. Prarit Agarwal, Seoul National University, South Korea.
Nanocrystalline Chalcospinels: Synthesis and Investigation of Magnetocaloric and Thermoelectric Pro ... 2017-09-25 Dr Priyadarshini Suchismita Behera, IIT Indore

Biophysics of the lipid-protein membrane
2017-09-15 Tripta Bhatia, Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Potsdam, Germany
Observational insights into black hole feedback at high-redshift 2017-09-12 Dr. Darshan Kakkad, European Southern Observatory, Garching, Germany

Carbon nanocomposites for secondary batteries
2017-09-12 Ajay Priya
Nano-ink based Copper Zinc tin sulfide (CZTS) heterostructures for photovoltaic applications 2017-09-12 Narmada Basva
Spin-relaxation based broadband optically detected magnetic resonance spectroscopy using nitrogen-v ... 2017-09-06 Dr.Vidya Praveen Bhallamudi, Ohio State University
Investigation of defect centers by studying the electrical transport and optical properties in doped ... 2017-09-06 Dhruba Das

Radio Astronomy : a window into the invisible
2017-09-01 Dr. Niruj R. Mohan, NCRA, TIFR, Pune
Magnetic and Spin Hall Magnetoresistance(SMR) studies on oxide heterostructures 2017-09-01 Suraj T.S.

Neutrino oscillation studies at INO ICAL
2017-08-30 Dr Lakshmi Mohan, PRL, Ahmedabad

Understanding the Born Rule in Weak Measurements
2017-08-28 Prof. Apoorva Patel, Indian Institute of Science
Modulation of the coffee-ring effect in particle/surfactant mixtures: the importance of particle–i ... 2017-08-24 Mayarani M.
Optical effects in microcavities - Research proposal Seminar 2017-08-24 Shubhayan Bhattacharya
Complete Hamiltonian analysis of cosmological perturbation theory at all orders 2017-08-22 Dr. Debottam Nandi, IISER-TVM, Trivandrum, India.

Tuning Properties of Nanoconfined Polymers
2017-08-18 Dr.Mithun Chowdhury, Chemical & Biological Engineering, Princeton University, USA
Tailoring microstructural features to achieve high C-rate batteries 2017-08-17 Akshay Kumar Budumuru
Dielectric-Semiconductor Interface with High-k Gate Dielectrics 2017-08-16 Durga Misra, Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, NJ 07102, USA.
Quantum Work fluctuation theorems and Cycle dependence of Work in a Quantum Heat Engine 2017-08-09 B. Prasanna Venkatesh, Institute for Quantum Optics and Quantum Information of the Austrian Academy of Sciences, and Institute for Theoretical Physics, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria.​
Processing microwave photons at the quantum limit with 3-wave mixing Josephson elements 2017-08-03 Shyam Shankar, Applied Physics, Yale University.​
Phase competition and superconductivity in electron-doped BaFe2As2 and unusual magnetic order in hol ... 2017-07-27 Dr. Jagat Lamsal, Visiting Scholar, University of Missouri at Columbia, Missouri, USA.
Study of giant magnetoresistance in the high quality GaAs/AlGaAs 2D electron system 2017-06-06 Dr. Ramesh G. Mani, Dept. of Physics & Astronomy, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, USA
Development of metamaterial based tunable and flexible EMI shielding structures using magnetic nanop ... 2017-05-23 Dr R Kumaran

Imbalanced Fermi Superfluids
2017-05-23 Dr. Madhuparna Karmakar
Evolution of mutation rates in asexual populations 2017-04-28 Ananthu James
Superposing pure quantum states with partial prior information. Quantum Information Journal Club. 2017-04-13 Dr. Shruti Dogra
Membrane Mediated Aggregation of Nanoparticle (NP): A Study with the help of an Implicit-Solvent, So ... 2017-04-12 Sandeep Mathew

Did the universe bang or bounce?
2017-04-07 Prof. Sriramkumar L
Energy spectra and fluxes of buoyancy-⁠driven turbulent flows 2017-04-06 Abhishek Kumar, IIT Kanpur
Electrical magneto- and spintransport properties of wide bandgap oxide semiconductors 2017-04-03 Joynarayan Mukherjee

Resolving Atoms and a lot more at QuazarTech
2017-03-27 Dr. Deshdeep Sahdev
Impact of local dynamics on entangling power: Quantum Information Journal Club 2017-03-24 J. Sai Bhargavi
Visible-light-driven photoelectrochemical performance of heterostructured semiconductors: Experiment ... 2017-03-23 Subish John
Quantum measurement and control of a macroscopic mechanical oscillator 2017-03-21 Dr. Vivishek Sudhir
Dynamics of the 1-d rotor model - Research proposal seminar 2017-03-15 Abhik Samui
Atomistic and Continuum modeling of Ge/Si heteroepitaxial growth 2017-03-14 Madhav Ranganathan, Department of Chemistry, IIT Kanpur.
On the Multiplicity of Single – Centered Extremal Black Holes in Four-dimensional N = 2 Supergravi ... 2017-03-09 Taniya Mandal
Non-linear Magnetoelectric Interactions in Hexagonal Ferrites and Current-tunable Millimeter Wave De ... 2017-03-08 Prof. Gopalan Srinivasan, Emeritus Professor, Department of Physics, Oakland University, Rochester, MI, USA

Electrochemical Route to Condensed Matter Physics
2017-03-08 K. Ragavendran, Institute of Mathematical Sciences
The Large Hadron Collider, Tau Leptons and its role in Higgs Physics 2017-03-03 Dr. Somnath Choudhury, IISc. Bangaluru
Multihadron Production and Inclusive Photon Measurement in ALICE Experiment at the LHC 2017-02-13 Dr. Aditya Nath Mishra, IIT Indore
Einstein right once again: Gravitational Wave Detection and Astronomy 2017-02-10 Prof. Sanjeev Dhuradhar, IUCAA Pune
Cellular Noise suppression and optimized information transmission through a signaling cascade in ye ... 2017-01-31 Bhaswar Ghosh, Centre for Systems and Synthetic Microbiology (SYNMIKRO), Max Planck Institute for Terrestrial Microbiology, Marburg, Germany
Architecture of microtubule-chromosome interface: how far we are to build it 2017-01-27 Tapas K. Manna, School of Biology, IISER Thiruvananthapuram, India
Inorganic Perovskites and Organic-Inorganic Halide Perovskites for Solar Cell Applications 2017-01-25 Subhajit Nandy

Organic-inorganic halide Perovskite Solar Cells
2017-01-24 Dr. Ravi Chandran Raju, University of Queensland (UQ), Australia .
Chemical and Magnetic Structures using Neutron Diffraction 2017-01-23 Dr. Vasudeva Siruguri Centre Director, UGC-DAE Consortium for Scientific Research, Mumbai Centre, R-5 Shed, BARC Campus,Mumbai .
Investigation of platinum alloy as a cathode electrocatalyst for Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cell ... 2017-01-23 GARAPATI MEENAKSHI SESHADHRI
A new connection between supersymmetric gauge theory and supergravity 2017-01-18 Naveen S. Prabhakar, Dept. Physics, Stony Brook University.
Patterned random matrices: Limiting spectral distribution and linear spectral statistics 2017-01-18 Dr. Koushik Saha, Department of Mathematics, IIT Bombay.
Shape dependence of Renyi entropy in holographic CFTs 2017-01-16 Srivatsan Balakrishnan
The actomyosin ring regulates septum cell wall growth during fission yeast cytokinesis 2017-01-12 Sathish Thiyagarajan, Columbia University.
KAGRA detector: Large Scale Cryogenic Gravitational Wave Telescope 2017-01-06 Dr. Rahul Kumar, High Energy Accelerator Research Organization, KEK, 1-1 Oho, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, 305-0801 Japan.
Experimental and theoretical investigations of graphene-fullerene based systems for technological ap ... 2016-12-27 Dr. Krishna Muralidharan, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Arizona, USA

Portal to non-MSSM models using kinematic edges
2016-12-08 Dr. Abhishek Iyer TIFR, Mumbai.
Magnetic and electrical transport phenomena in oxide materials 2016-12-02 Dr Nagaiah Kambhala, Centre for Nano and Soft Matter Sciences, Bengaluru.
Electron Transfer Dynamics in Photoelectrochemical Solar Cells and Photoconductive Coordination Fram ... 2016-12-01 Dr. Aravind Kumar Chandiran, Department of Chemical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology - Madras
From Strings to Strings - the amazing story of strings in Quantum Chromodymamics 2016-11-28 Prof. N. D. Hari Dass, TIFR, Hyderabad.
Random Matrix Theory for transition strength distributions 2016-11-25 Prof. V.K.B. Kota, Physical Research Laboratory, Ahmedabad
Pure spin currents in ferromagnetic insulator / normal metal hybrids 2016-11-24 Dr. Matthias Althammer, Walther-Meißner-Institut, Bayerische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Walther-Meißner-Str. 8, 85748 Garching, Germany.
Artificial atoms interacting with photons and phonons 2016-11-18 Dr. Baladitya Suri, Quantum Device Physics laboratory, MC2, Kemivagen 9 Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden
Observing the mysterious Epoch of Reionization using the 21 cm line 2016-11-16 Dr Suman Majumdar, Astrophysics Group, Imperial College, London, U.K.
Two Dimensional Materials and Their Heterostructures 2016-11-15 Dr. Pramod Kumar Nayak, Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST), Republic of Korea
Information Gain in Tomography: A Quantum Signature of Chaos 2016-11-07 Dr. Vaibhav Madhok, Assistant Prof., IIT Madras.
Research Proposal Seminar: Magnetic, Transport and Spectroscopic investigation of Transition Metal d ... 2016-11-01 Gyanti Prakash Moharana

Population imbalanced Fermi superfluid
2016-10-31 Dr. Madhuparna Karmakar IMSc, Chennai

2016-10-25 Steven Tomsovic

Spin Dynamics in General Relativity
2016-08-08 Dr. Satish Kumar Saravanan, Lorentz Institute, Leiden University and National Institute for Subatomic Physics, The Netherlands.
How does the closed state of αVβ3 Integrin destabilized by mutations? - Multiscale Molecular Dynam ... 2016-08-08 Dr. Anirban Polley, The University of Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Correlation function of one-dimensional nonequilibrium lattice gas models with 'jamming transition' 2016-08-02 Dr. Priyanka Singh, Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research, (JNCASR), Bangalore, India

String Backgrounds with Local Conformal Symmetry
2016-06-23 Dr. Albin James, Department of Physics, U. of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA
Zero-resistance states induced by electromagnetic wave excitation in the high mobility GaAs/AlGaAs 2 ... 2016-06-15 Dr. Ramesh J. Mani, Dept. of Physics & Astronomy, Georgia State University, Atlanta U.S.A.

Advances in passively mode-locked lasers
2016-06-15 Dr. Pascal Landais, School of Eelctronic Engineering, Dublin City University, Ireland

A magneto-transport study of graphene
2016-06-14 Dr. Ramesh J. Mani, Dept. of Physics & Astronomy, Georgia State University, Atlanta U.S.A.
Particle detectors for radiation: High Energy Physics and Beyond 2016-04-05 Dr. Archana Sharma, CERN, Geneva, Switzerland
Thermoelectric studies in topological system due to superconductivity and spin-density wave 2016-04-03 Dr. Amit Gupta, Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India
Understanding Complexity in the Photoionization of Free and Confined Atomic Systems 2016-03-15 Prof. Steven T. Manson, Georgia State University.
Multiferroic Magnetic Sensors and Nanocomposites for Medical Imaging and Treatment of Brain Disorder ... 2016-02-26 Prof. G. Srinivasan, Oakland University, MI, USA
Role of beneficial mutations in microbial evolution 2016-02-18 Sona John, Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research, (JNCASR), Bangalore, India
Thin films Research: The past, Present and the Future 2016-02-03 Professor K. L. Chopra
The Age of Electroacoustics: Transforming Science and Sound 1863 - 1939 2016-01-13 Dr. Roland Wittje, IIT Madras.
Proximity Magnetism and Spin-Hall Anomalous Hall Effect in Pt on Y3Fe5O12 (YIG) 2015-11-18 Dr. Matthias OPEL, Walther-Meissner-Institut, Bayerische Akademie der Wissenschaften, 85748 Garching, GERMANY
Dynamics and Bifurcations in an Inhomogeneous Coupled Map Lattice 2015-10-04 Dr. Alaka Das, Department of Mathematics, Jadavpur University

Royal road to "Landau's Fermi Liquid Theory"
2015-10-03 Prof. R. Shankar, Yale University
Quasi 1D metal oxide nanostructures for electronic and opto-electronic applications 2015-08-05 Dr. Meenal S. Deo (PDF applicant), NCL-Pune
Characterisation of multilayer films by reflectometry techniques, and their structure property corre ... 2015-07-22 Dr. Mitali Swain, BARC, Mumbai.
Higgs bosons: discovered and hidden, in extended supersymmetric standard models at the LHC 2015-07-17 Dr Priyotosh Bandyopadhyay, INFN, Lecce, University of Salento, Italy
Light manipulation with metal-dielectric and dielectric nanostructures 2015-07-07 Prof. Achanta Gopal, TIFR, Mumbai.

Persistent entanglement in 'promoted' states
2015-07-01 Arun Kannawadi

Introduction to Active Matter
2015-06-03 Prof. Gautam Menon, The Institute of Mathematical Sciences
Pulzed Nozzle Fourier Transform Microwave Spectrometer: Advances and applications 2015-05-29 Prof. E. Arunan, Department of Inorganic and Physical Chemistry, IISc, Bangalore.
DNA-Assisted Self-assembly of Multiferroic Nanocomposites and Magnetic Field Aided Assembly into Sup ... 2015-05-25 Prof. Gopalan Srinivasan, Department of Physics, Oakland University, Rochester, Michigan, USA.
Probing the Magnetic Field Induced Structural Transitions in Magnetic Fluids Using Light Scattering 2015-05-18 Dr. Surajit Brojabasi, IGCAR, Kalpakam, India

Publishing your research demystified
2015-05-11 Dr. Tom Miller, Publisher for Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics

Atomic Layer Deposition Basics and Application
2015-05-06 Dr. Mahaveer K. Jain, M/s Beneq, Finland, Beneq Oy Vantaa, Finland.

Riding Gravity Away from Doomsday
2015-04-30 Prof. Ashoke Sen, Harishchandra Research Institute, Allahabad.
Ab initio many-body methods for electronic bound states coupled to the ionization continuum 2015-04-29 Y. Sajeev, Theoretical Chemistry Section, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Mumbai
Gravitinos, Reheating and the Matter-Antimatter Asymmetry of the Universe 2015-04-23 Prof. Raghavan Rangarajan, Physical Research Laboratory, Ahmedabad
Title: Many-body methods and physics of atomic and many-atomic systems 2015-04-16 Dr. Brajesh Mani, Dept. Physics, University of South Florida
Title: Ultrafast demagnetisation dynamics in multicomponent systems 2015-04-16 S. Sakshath, Department of Physics, Technical University of Kaiserslautern, Germany
Effect of Mechanical Strain on Electrochemical Catalysis at Surfaces 2015-04-15 Tuhin Adit Maark (PDF applicant), DST Unit of Nanoscience, Department of Chemistry, IIT Madras
The search for Gravitational Waves: ripples from the dark side of the Universe 2015-04-11 Prof. Sheila Rowan, Director, Institute for Gravitational Research, University of Glasgow, U.K.
Seeing and hearing the Riemann zeros, primes, random-matrix ensembles, random waves… 2015-03-31 Prof. Michael Berry
Collective modes in the neutron star inner crust and in trapped Fermi gases 2015-03-23 Dr. Michael Urban, Institut de Physique Nucleaire, Orsay, France
A visit to the Brave New World of 2D Nanostructures in post-Graphene era 2015-03-19 Prof. G. P. Das, Dept of Materials Science, IACS, Kolkata
Novel Optical Microresonators and Mid-IR Integrated Photonics 2015-03-08 Dr. G. Senthil Murugan, Optoelectronics Research Centre, University of Southampton, UK
Classical optics described in the language of quantum mechanics 2015-02-06 Prof. Thomas Konrad, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban.
Control of Electrical and Optical Properties of ZnO Nanostructured Crystals by Laser Processing for ... 2015-01-28 Prof. T. Okada
Few aspect of topological properties of an exactly solvable spin model 2015-01-23 Dr. Saptarshi Mandal

Brahmagupta Colloquium
2015-01-14 Prof Kajari Mazumdar
Quantum Computation and Quantum Information Processing by NMR: Introduction and Recent Developments 2012-07-11 Professor Anil Kumar