Faculty Members

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778152
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Research Area

Topological insulators, Fractional quantum Hall state, Strongly correlated electron systems.

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778071
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Research Area

Device Physics of Semiconducting Materials and Emerging Applications

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778132
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Research Area

Nonlinear Dynamics: Non-integrable systems, Chaotic Dynamics Bifurcation and Stability Analysis Synchronization Network Theory Complex Systems Time-delay Systems Delay-induced Phenomena Coupled Map Lattices Spatio-temporal Chaos Recurrence Analysis

Assistant Professor Grade I
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Research Area

Quantum Information Theory, Quantum Communication, Foundations of Quantum Mechanics

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778141
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Research Area

Quantum Phase transitions in low dimensional and low spin organic insulators as well as Heavy Fermions , Phase diagram of weakly pinned Type-II superconductors, Multiferroics,

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778139
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Research Area

Photoacoustic imaging (microscopy and tomography), speckle contrast imaging, spectroscopy for Biomedical applications

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778325
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Research Area

Computational Solar Physics, Magnetohydrodynamics (MHD) theory and simulations, wave propagation, identification and mode conversion, Solar atmospheric heating, and energetic phenomena

Assistant Professor Grade I
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Research Area

Atmospheric dynamics, Atmospheric radiative transfer, Middle atmospheric chemistry and composition

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778127
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Research Area

Nanophononics, Stimulated Brillouin/Raman scattering, Opto-mechanical interactions, Slow-light, Nonlinear optical phenomenon and devices, Soliton self-frequency shift

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778304
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Research Area

High energy astrophysics, Gamma ray bursts, Multi-wavelength and multi-messenger astronomy

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778131
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Research Area

Non-equilibrium Physics, Statistical and Quantum Field-theories

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778245
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Research Area

Particle physics phenomenology, Beyond the Standard Model, Collider physics, Matter under extreme conditions

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778252
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Research Area

Experimental Condensed Matter Physics, Nanomagnetism & Spintronics, Functional Materials Engineering, Non-volatile Neuromorphic Memory, Energy efficient ICT

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - +91-471-2778056
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Research Area

Nanostructures and thin films, Surfaces and Interfaces, Defect induced properties of materials, Dilute Magnetic Semiconductors, Thermoelectric materials, Semiconducting Metal Oxides and graphene based Gas Sensors

Associate Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778130
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Research Area

Black hole entropy in supergravity and string theory, Supergravity, AdS-CFT correspondence, Higher-Spin holography

Associate Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778140
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Research Area

Scanning probe microscopy, tunnelling induced luminescence, metal-semiconductor junctions

Associate Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778122
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Research Area

Multifunctional nanostructured materials- Graphene, 2-dimensional layered nanostructures; Energy storage - Lithium ion batteries, Supercapacitors; Gas storage

Associate Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778084
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Research Area

Low temperature electron transport on nanoscale devices: Quantum dots, Quantum point contacts, Nanowires & Superconducting tunnel junction systems and Topological insulators: Spin injection and diffusion in Topological insulator devices.

Associate Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778081
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Research Area

Organic and hybrid optoelectronics,Spintronics, Metamaterials, Thermoelectrics, Application of Physics to biology and device applications, Solar Cell

Associate Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778138
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Research Area

Ultrafast and Terahertz spectroscopy

Associate Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778103
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Research Area

Wide bandgap materials and related devices, high-temperature electronics, Power and energy conversion devices, High-throughput techniques.

Associate Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778129
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Research Area

Observation of the Cosmic Microwave Background (CMB) radiation, the afterglow of the Big Bang, and the analysis of cosmological and astrophysical data sets.

Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778080
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Research Area

Quantum Information theory and open quantum systems

Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778137
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Research Area

Magnetism and Superconductivity


Faculty Fellow

DST Inspire Faculty
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Research Area

Effective Field Theory, Low-energy physics and Flavour Physics, Extra-dimensions, Quantum fields in curved space-time

DST Inspire Faculty
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Research Area

Atmospheric optics, Aerosols, Optical turbulence, Atmospheric boundary layer, Free-Space Optical communication


Former Faculty Members

Former Director
  Emeritus Professor, MKU, Madurai
Research Area

Optical spectroscopy, nanomaterials, semiconductor hetereostructures.