Prof. Rakesh Choubisa

Professor & Head of Department, Department of Physics,
BITS Pilani, Pilani Campus

Atomic Physics, Condensed Matter Physics
Department of Physics, Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani- 333031, Rajasthan. India.



Chairman of following Online colloquia during 2021-2022:


  1. online colloquium series "Nobel talk" during March-May 2022
  2. BITS Alumni Colloquium: 2021 during Oct-Dec. 2021
  3. Online Colloquium Series 2020-21 during March-May 2021


  • Worked as a faculty reviewer for the Quad Fellowship’s first cohort by the Schmidt Futures.


  • Convener and Local Chairman, DST-SERC School on TTAMCP-11 held at BITS, Pilani.


Resource Person:


  • Refresher course held at BITS, Pilani for the employees of H.Z. Ltd, Udaipur (2007)
  • DST-SERC School on TTAMCP held at BITS, Pilani (2011)


 Executive member: Indian Society for Atomic and Molecular Physics (2011-2012)


Marie Curie Researcher:

  • 10th January to 9th April, 2013 at University de Rennes1 (France)
  • 10th June to 9th July, 2013 at LNF, Frascati (Italy)
  • 20th May to 18th July, 2014 at University de Rennes1 (France)
  • 25th May to 18th July, 2016 at Universite de Rennes1 (France)


10th April to 9th June, 2013 at IOP, Prague (Czech Republic)


  • NCC "C" certificate in Air Wing
  • Cleared NET-JRF-UGC-CSIR test in 1999 with JRF (CSIR)
  • JRF (CSIR): Jan, 2000-Dec., 2001
  • SRF (CSIR): Jan. 2002-Dec., 2004
  • Lecturer in BITS: 25th July, 2005 to 31st Dec., 2005.
  • Assistant Professor: 1st Jan. 2006 to 31st Jan., 2015.
  • Associate Professor: 1st Feb. 2015 to 28th Feb. 2023.
  • Professor: 1st March 2023 onwards