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Talk on ‘Brainwave entrainment’ by Punit Parmananda, IIT Bombay – 22 January 2020

Prof. Punit Parmananda from IIT Bombay would be delivering a talk on ‘Brainwave entrainment’ on 22th January 2020 at 3:30 pm. All the students and faculty are invited to the talk. Venue Saradananda Seminar Hall, Prajna Bhavan, RKMVERI Belur Campus Abstract The phenomenon of the entrainment of human brainwaves to a predetermined aperiodic stimulus is endeavored. Initially, the periodic entrainment of the brainwaves was studied using two different stimuli in the form of periodic auditory and visual signals. The entrainment with the periodic visual Read More...

Talk on ‘Energy cascade in internal wave attractors’ by Thierry Dauxois, ENS de Lyon & CNRS, France – 24 January 2020

Prof. Thierry Dauxois from Ecole Normale Supérieure (ENS) de Lyon & CNRS, France would be delivering a talk on ‘Energy cascade in internal wave attractors’ on 24th January 2020 at 2:30 pm. All the students and faculty are invited to the talk. Venue Saradananda Seminar Hall, Prajna Bhavan, RKMVERI Belur Campus Abstract Internal gravity waves play a primary role in geophysical fluids: they contribute significantly to mixing in the ocean and redistribute energy and momentum in the middle atmosphere. In addition to their very interesting Read More...

Seminar on Emerging Trends in Statistical and Condensed Matter Physics – 4 Jan 2020

The Department of Physics, Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda Educational and Research Institute (RKMVERI) is organising a Seminar on Emerging Trends in Statistical and Condensed Matter Physics on 4th Jan 2020. Those who are interested in attending the seminar may register by filling the Registration Form. Last date for registration: 2nd January 2020 Read More...

Research Scholar Debraj Das has been invited to visit Max Planck Institute for Physics of Complex Systems, Dresden, Germany – 2019

Debraj Das, Research Scholar in the Dept. of Physics, has been awarded a 3 – month fellowship (March to June 2020) on the basis of an international competition to visit and work (in the field of Statistical Physics) with the top scientists of Max Planck Institute for Physics of Complex Systems, Dresden, Germany. He will be receiving a fellowship for three months, and his travel and other expenses will be fully taken care of by the Max Planck Institute. Read More...

Odd Semester Exam Schedule – Nov 2019

Below the dates of MSc Physics 1st and 3rd semester examination, 2019. 1st semester exam dates 13/11/2019   :         PHY412                    Quantum Mechanics I 19/11/2019   :         PHY411                    Classical Mechanics 25/11/2019   :         PHY414                    Mathematical Tools in Theoretical Physics  I 28/11/2019   :         PHY413              Read More...

List of Applicants selected for admission to Ph.D. Physics for academic session 2019-20

The following students have been selected for admission to the PhD programme based on their fellowship status, academic records and performance in interview and the availability of positions in the department. Baishali Roy (Appl. ID – 101494) Somnath Porey (Appl. ID – 101492) Read More...

Talk on ‘Collective 1/f fluctuations by pseudo-Casimir-invariants’ by Prof. Yoshiyuki Yamaguchi, Kyoto University – 14th August 2019

Prof. Yoshiyuki Yamaguchi from Kyoto University, Japan would be delivering a talk on ‘Collective 1/f fluctuations by pseudo-Casimir-invariants’ on 14th August 2019 at 3.15 PM. All the students and faculty are invited to the talk. Venue: Saradananda Seminar Hall, Prajna Bhavan, RKMVERI Belur Campus Abstract The 1/f fluctuation is ubiquitously observed in nature and has attracted general interest over the past few decades. In this talk, we concentrate on collective motion in Hamiltonian systems with many degrees of freedom under long-range interaction, such as Read More...

MSc Physics Admission Test Results 2019

Admissions closed The following is a list of candidates who have been provisionally selected for admission to the MSc Physics programme subject to their appearing at a counselling session to be conducted at the Belur main campus on 18 June 2019 (Tuesday) at 12 noon. This is a MERIT LIST prepared on the basis of the performance at the admission test and the B.Sc. examinations held so far, suitably weighted. Note that the number of seats available is only 30 Read More...

Dr. Shamik Gupta has been appointed a Regular Associate of International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), Trieste, Italy – Apr 2019

Dr. Shamik Gupta, Associate Professor, in the Dept. of Physics, RKMVERI, has been appointed a Regular Associate of the prestigious International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), Trieste, Italy for the period 1st Jan, 2020 to 31st Dec, 2025. Under this scheme, he will be entitled to paid research visits to ICTP every year in order to engage in research collaboration, teaching and possible co-supervision of PhD students at ICTP. This scheme is one of the oldest and prestigious of all Read More...

Talk on ‘Nonlinear Physics: An Evolving Science’ by Prof. M. Lakshmanan, Bharathidasan University – 24th April 2019

Prof. M. Lakshmanan from Bharathidasan University would be delivering a talk on ‘Nonlinear Physics: An Evolving Science’ on 24th April 2019 at 3.30 PM. All the students and faculty are invited to the talk. Venue: New Seminar Hlall, Prajna Bhavan, RKMVERI Belur Campus   Read More...