Department of Mathematics
Associate Dean, International Programmes and Collaboration
Dr. Bivudutta Mishra has received his Ph.D. degree from Sambalpur University, Odisha, India in 2003. His main research areas are: Geometrically Modified Theories of Gravity, Theoretical Aspects of Dark Energy and Wormhole Geometry. He has already published around 150 research papers in these areas of research in journals of national and international repute(Publications List). He has presented several research papers and delivered invited talks in these areas in national and international conferences held in India and abroad. Three students have already awarded the Ph.D. degree under his guidance and seven more are working at present. He has conducted several academic and scientific events in the department. He has become the member of scientific advisory committee of national and international academic events. He has successfully completed two sponsored projects: one each from University Grants Commission (UGC), New Delhi and Science and Engineering Research Board, Department of Science and Technology, (SERB-DST), New Delhi. At present he is handling two projects: one from CSIR and the other one from SERB-DST (MATRICS). He is also an awardee of DAAD-RISE, 2019,2022. He has also reviewed several research papers of highly reputed journals, Ph.D. examiner and BoS member of several universities. He has also visited countries like Canada, UAE, Germany, Republic of China, Malaysia, Italy, Czech Republic, Russia, Australia, Switzerland, Japan, UK, Poland, Cairo and presented his research work in different scientific events. He is also a Visiting Associate of Inter University Centre for Astronomy and Astrophysics (IUCAA), Pune. At the same he is also active in academic administration like: Head of the Department, Mathematics from September 2012- October 2016, Associate Dean of International Programmes and Collaborations since August 2018. He is also fellow of Royal Astronomical Society, UK; Institute of Mathematics and Applications, UK ; Visiting Associate, Inter University Centre for Astronomy and Astrophysics, Pune and Foreign member of Russian Gravitational Society, Moscow
Research Interest: Cosmology and Relativity: Theoretical Dark Energy, Modified Theories of Gravity, Gravastar, Wormhole Geometry.
Guest Editor: Symmetry, a MDPI Journal (Special issue on "Symmetry and Asymmetry in Gravity Research"). More details can be seen in (https://www.mdpi.com/journal/symmetry/special_issues/8870J160EO)