Current Trends in Modern Physics

4th November 2017 | G05, Lecture Hall Complex, IISER Kolkata

Welcome to third edition of "Current Trends in Modern Physics" organized by the Physics Society of Department of Physical Sciences of IISER Kolkata on 4th November, 2017. This is going to be a one day lecture series. These lectures will be of pedagogical nature aimed mainly for the young PhD students and senior MS(3rd/4th/5th Year) students introducing them to the current field of research in Physics. This programme includes few lectures by renowned speakers followed by poster session by students of IISER Kolkata.

Details of previous editions can be found at First,Second

Invited Speakers

Krishnendu Sengupta
Department of Theortical Physics,
IACS, Kolkata
Arnab Kundu
Associate Professor,
Department of Theortical Physics,
SINP, Kolkata
Pratap Raychaudhuri
Department of Condensed Matter Physics & Materials Science
Deb Shankar Ray
Senior Professor,
Physical Chemistry
IACS, Kolkata


09:45 AM - 10:00 AM
Introductory remarks

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Talk by Prof. Krishnendu Sengupta
" Aspects of ultracold bosons".

11:00 AM - 12:00 NOON
Talk by Prof. Arnab Kundu
"Many Bodies and Massive Bodies: A String Theory Perspective".

12:00 NOON - 2:00 PM
Lunch and student interaction

02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Talk by Prof. Pratap Raychaudhuri
"Melting of the vortex lattice in a Type II superconductor: A story from images".

03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Talk by Prof. Deb Shankar Ray
"Self-organization in natural sciences; some perspectives in nonlinear dynamics"


Registration is closed now.

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Address of Venue
G05, Lecture Hall Complex
IISER Kolkata
Mohanpur Campus
Nadia 741246
West Bengal
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