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.

Research Interests


My research interests lie in the following fields:

  • (e, 2e) processes on atomic and ionic targets
  • (e, 3e) processes on atomic and ionic targets
  • Spin dependent effects in ionization processes
  • Impact Spectroscopy on solid targets
  • Plasmon in solid
  • Application of chaos in cryptography

Courses Taught


Courses in the Current Academic Year


In the Second Semester of 2022-23


  • Nonlinear Dynamics and Chaos (BITS F314)
  • Mechanics, Oscillations and Wave (PHY F111) T (From March 2023)


In the First Semester of 2022-2023

  • Mechanics, Oscillations and Wave (PHY F111) L+T (Old students)
  • Mechanics, Oscillations and Wave (PHY F111) T (New students)



Courses Taught in BITS till now

WILP Courses

  • Engineering Maths I (Math ZC161)


On Campus Courses


  • Phy-I (PHY C131)
  • Mechanics, Oscillations and Waves (PHY F111)
  • Phy-II (PHY C132)
  • Measurement Techniques-I (TA C211)
  • General Physics (PHY C132)
  • Physics Project Lab (PHY C231)
  • Classical Mechanics (PHY F212)
  • Methods of Mathematical Physics-I (PHY C332)
  • Nonlinear Dynamics and Chaos (BITS C473)
  • IMA (PHY C391)
  • Physics Lab (PHYF110)
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics (PHY F342)
  • EMT-II (PHY F241)
  • Mathematics II (MATH F112)
  • Advanced Quantum Mechanics (PHY F421)