Raghunath Anand Ratabole

Associate Professor

Quantum Field Theory, Physics Education

About the Faculty

Educational background:

  • B.Sc (University of Mumbai) 1994
  • M.Sc (Indian Institute of Technology Bombay) 1996
  • Ph.D (Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore) 2003


After completing my Ph.D, I acquired some post-doctoral experience working at the Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Chennai. I joined the Goa campus of BITS Pilani in 2005.  My interests include Quantum Field Theory, Quantum Chromodynamics, Quantum Optics, History of  Physics and Physics Education.

Apart from responsibilities as a regular faculty member with the department of Physics, I am currently an Associate Dean of Work Integrated Learning Programmes (WILP)  focusing on Content Design & Pedagogy. WILP  are educational programmes offered by BITS Pilani to working professionals, a core thrust area for BITS Pilani.  I have been associated with WILP since 2009 and over the years have build a fair understanding of educational process & organization design.