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Prasanta Kumar Das

 Professor of Physics                                                                 

Prasanta Kumar DAS
D-320/18 (New Academic Building)
BITS Pilani, K K Birla Goa campus, NH-17B, Zuarinagar, Goa-403726
Biographical sketch:
I have obtained my Ph.D from Indian Institute of Technology(IIT), Kanpur in 2003 in the area of High Energy Physics Phenomenology.  After that I was a postdoctoral fellow at Harish-Chandra Research Institute(HRI),Allahabad from 2002 to 2004, Chung-Yuan Christian University, Taiwan from 2004 to 2005 and Institute of Mathematical Science(IMSc), Chennai from 2005 to 2007. I joined the Physics department of BITS Pilani, K K Birla campus in July, 2007.
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In this semester, I am teaching the following courses: (i) Statistical Mechanics and (ii) General Relativity and Cosmology. To know more about my teaching, click here
Research interests: 
I am a Theoretical High Energy Physicist and work in the area of High Energy Particle Physics, Astrophysics and Cosmology,  In particular, I am interested in
Particle Physics, Astrophysics and Cosmology:
  • Astrophysical and collider searches of dark matter, extra dimension, noncommutative space-time, supersymmetry
  • Machine Learning in high energy physics phenomenology
  • Inflationary cosmology, EOR
  • Gravitational wave and its detection
My PhD students (click) -  Research impact- Google scholar (click) - Research publication - inspire-hep.
Research support: 
Those who have supported me time to time(click here for details) in carrying forward my research activities:
  • SERB, DST, Govt. of India
  • CSIR, Govt. of India
  • DAE, BRNS, Govt. of India
  • BITS Pilani
Professional accomplishments: 

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