Nonlinear Dynamics, Complex Networks, Data Analysis, Machine Learning, Stability Analysis, Synchronization, Weather Phenomenon Predictions
Quantum Information Theory, Quantum Communication, Foundations of Quantum Mechanics
Computational Solar Physics, Magnetohydrodynamics (MHD) theory and simulations, wave propagation, identification and mode conversion, Solar atmospheric heating, and energetic phenomena
Atmospheric dynamics, Atmospheric radiative transfer, Middle atmospheric chemistry and composition
High energy astrophysics, Gamma ray bursts, Multi-wavelength and multi-messenger astronomy
Non-equilibrium Physics, Statistical and Quantum Field-theories
Particle physics phenomenology, Beyond the Standard Model, Collider physics, Matter under extreme conditions
Experimental Condensed Matter Physics, Nanomagnetism & Spintronics, Functional Materials Engineering, Non-volatile Neuromorphic Memory, Energy efficient ICT
Nanostructures and thin films, Surfaces and Interfaces, Defect induced properties of materials, Dilute Magnetic Semiconductors, Thermoelectric materials, Semiconducting Metal Oxides and graphene based Gas Sensors
Topological insulators, Fractional quantum Hall state, Strongly correlated electron systems.
Device Physics and Engineering
Black hole entropy in supergravity and string theory, Supergravity, AdS-CFT correspondence, Higher-Spin holography
Nonlinear Dynamics: Non-integrable systems, Chaotic Dynamics Bifurcation and Stability Analysis Synchronization Network Theory Complex Systems Time-delay Systems Delay-induced Phenomena Coupled Map Lattices Spatio-temporal Chaos Recurrence Analysis
Quantum Phase transitions in low dimensional and low spin organic insulators as well as Heavy Fermions , Phase diagram of weakly pinned Type-II superconductors, Multiferroics,
Low temperature electron transport on nanoscale devices: Quantum dots, Quantum point contacts, Nanowires & Superconducting tunnel junction systems and Topological insulators: Spin injection and diffusion in Topological insulator devices.
Photoacoustic imaging (microscopy and tomography), speckle contrast imaging, spectroscopy for Biomedical applications
Ultrafast and Terahertz spectroscopy
Nanophononics, Stimulated Brillouin/Raman scattering, Opto-mechanical interactions, Slow-light, Nonlinear optical phenomenon and devices, Soliton self-frequency shift
Wide bandgap materials and related devices, high-temperature electronics, Power and energy conversion devices, High-throughput techniques.
Observation of the Cosmic Microwave Background (CMB) radiation, the afterglow of the Big Bang, and the analysis of cosmological and astrophysical data sets.
Quantum Information theory and open quantum systems
Scanning probe microscopy, tunnelling induced luminescence, metal-semiconductor junctions
Multifunctional nanostructured materials- Graphene, 2-dimensional layered nanostructures; Energy storage - Lithium ion batteries, Supercapacitors; Gas storage
Organic and hybrid optoelectronics,Spintronics, Metamaterials, Thermoelectrics, Application of Physics to biology and device applications, Solar Cell
Magnetism and Superconductivity
Nonlinear dynamics and complex systems Complexity and connectivity measures from data Dynamics and transitions on complex networks Modelling dynamics of biological systems.
Effective Field Theory, Low-energy physics and Flavour Physics, Extra-dimensions, Quantum fields in curved space-time
Atmospheric optics, Aerosols, Optical turbulence, Atmospheric boundary layer, Free-Space Optical communication