M.S.: Syracuse University, 1988
Ph.D. : Syracuse University, 1991
Director's Fellow, Los Alamos National Laboratory, 1991-93
Post-Doctoral Fellow, University of Sussex at Brighton, 1993-96
Visiting Faculty, S.N.Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences, 1996-97
Faculty, S.N.Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences, 1997-present.
Main area of work :
Quantum Field Theory:
- Topologically massive gauge fields
- Extension of the Higgs sector
Mathematical Physics :
- Field theories on curved spacetimes
- Application of categories in gauge theories
Significant recent publications:
"Mass function and particle creation in Schwarzschild-de Sitter spacetime", Eur.Phys.J. C73 (2013) 2673
"Kaluza Ansatz applied to Eddington inspired Born-Infeld Gravity",
Phys.Rev. D91 (2015) no.4, 044014
"Masses of physical scalars in two Higgs doublet models", Phys.Rev.
D91 (2015) no.11, 115012
"4D Topological Mass by Gauging Spin", JHEP 1506 (2015) 081.
"Twisted-Product Categorical Bundles", J.Geom.Phys. 98 (2015) 128