Academic Profile


Employment


Reader, Condensed Matter Physics Group
Harish-Chandra Research Institute, Allahabad

Post-doctoral Fellow, Department of Physics
Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa

Guest Scientist, Condensed Matter Department
Max-Planck Institute for the Physics of Complex Systems, Dresden

Post-doctoral Fellow, Condensed Matter Group
International Centre for Theoretical Physics, Trieste


Education


Doctor of Philosophy (2003)
Department of Physics
Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore
Research Advisor: T. V. Ramakrishnan
Dissertation: Electronic Properties of Doped Manganites

Master of Science (1994)
Department of Physics
Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai
Thesis Advisor: S. Lakshmibala
Thesis: Dynamical Chaos in Gauge Field Theories

Bachelor of Science (1992)
Sree Narayana College-Kollam
University of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram


Awards and Fellowships


Best Thesis Award (2004)
Department of Physics, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

Senior Research Fellow (1997-200), Junior Research Fellow (1995-1997)
Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, India

Best Academic Performance Award (1994)
Department of Physics, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai

Visiting Student Fellow (1993)
Raman Research Institute, Bangalore

First Rank in Bachelor of Science in Physics (1992)
University of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram