M.Sc Physics, 1989, University of Delhi
PhD 1994, University of Delhi
70 research publications and 2 edited volumes
Invited talks in 25 conferences
4 PhDs produced
Courses on Cosmology and Quantum theory for SNB students; and in Schools
20 student projects supervised
Organized 5 international workshops
Main area of work
Dark energy problem from different approaches
Primordial black holes as dark matter in our universe
Observational signatures of higher dimensional and modified gravity theories
Quantum Information and Foundations:
Quantum entanglement: theory and applications
Time in quantum mechanics and its empirical manifestations
- Quantum non-locality; measurement problem, and decoherence
Significant recent publications:
Domination of black hole accretion in brane cosmology, A. S. Majumdar, Phys. Rev. Lett 90, 031303 (2003).
the quantum analogue of Galileo's leaning tower experiment, Md. Manirul
Ali, A. S. Majumdar, D. Home and A. K. Pan, Class. Quant. Grav. 23,
Quantum entanglement in a non-commutative system, S. Adhikari, B. Chakraborty,
A. S. Majumdar and S. Vaidya, Phys. Rev. A 79, 042109 (2009). [Selected for
publication also in Virtual Jour. Quant. Inf. V10 (2009)].
Future deceleration due to effect of event horizon on cosmic backreaction, N.Bose and A. S. Majumdar, Mon. Not. R. Astron. Soc. Letters 418, L45 (2011).
Entanglement witness operator for quantum teleportation, N. Ganguly, S.Adhikari, A. S. Majumdar, J. Chatterjee, Phys. Rev. Lett. 107, 270501 (2011).