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Allowed region and uncertainty relations for angular momentum observable
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Dr. Arun
HRI, Allahabad

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Local Prerogatives and Foreign Assistance: Technical Training for Workers and Indian Industry between WWII and the Present
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Dr. Stefan Tetzlaff
Georg-August-Universit�¤t G�¶ttingen

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Seminar Room 24 (Main Building)



READY, STEADY, GO! Using songbirds to understand how the brain initiates natural motor sequences
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Dr. Raghav Rajan
Ramalingaswami Fellow, DBT, IISER Pune

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Robust Image Feature Description, Matching and Applications
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Dr. Shiv Ram Dubey
IIIT Sri City, Chittoor

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Madhava Hall, 3rd floor, Main building




K(E10) and Standard Model Fermions
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Prof. Hermann Nicolai
Director - Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Quantum Gravity: puzzles and perspectives
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Prof. Hermann Nicolai
Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics, Potsdam

Time and Venue: 05:00 PM at Sir C.V. Raman Auditorium, LHC



Directional tuning in Hippocampal Place Cells.
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Dr. Shonali Dhingra
Department of Physics & Astronomy, UCLA

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Fat Secretion from the Liver : New mechanisms, New targets
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Prof. Roop Mallik
Department of Biological Sciences Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR), Mumbai

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:30 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



TBA   Fri, Nov 01, 2019


Prof Milind Sohoni
IIT Bombay

Time and Venue: 05:15 PM at CV Raman Auditorium



It’s complicated: De-convoluting genotype-phenotype relationships in bacteria during evolutionary adaptation to antibiotics
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Dr. Nishad Matange
DST-INSPIRE Faculty Fellow, Department of Biology, IISER Pune

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Exploiting symmetries of states and operators to study quantum correlations such as entanglement and discord
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Prof. Ravi Rau
Louisiana State University

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Quantum physics and the butterfly effect
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Prof. Arul Laxminarayan
IIT Madras

Time and Venue: 04:20 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Probing the Universe using Radio Waves : from Sir J.C. Bose to modern times
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Prof. Yashwant Gupta
National Centre for Radio Astrophysics (TIFR), Pune

Time and Venue: 05:00 PM at Sir C.V. Raman Auditorium, LHC



Genetic interaction between BRCA1 and FANCM in stalled replication fork repair
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Dr. Arvind Panday
AACR Postdoctoral Fellow Department of Medicine Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Harvard Medical School, Boston

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Force sensing during cell division helps prevent chromosome mis-segregation
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Dr. Soumya Mukherjee
Postdoctoral associate, Dept. of Genetics, Cell Biology, & Development, University of Minnesota

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Floquet analysis of the dynamics of current flow in a periodically driven hard-core bosonic system
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Dr. Jayendra Bandyopadhyay
BITS, Pilani

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Logarithmic mean values of multiplicative functions
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Dr. Akshaa Vatwani
IIT Gandhinagar

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Madhava Hall



Biophysics of Tumor Heterogeneity & Cancer Invasion: Integrating Models and Molecules
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Dr. Shamik Sen
Dept. of Biosciences and Bioengineering, IIT Bombay

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Theory of Bilayer Graphene - Some Twists
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Prof. G Baskaran
IMSc Chennai

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Room Temperature Superconductors: Ephemeral, Elusive to Stable Ones
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Prof. G. Baskaran
The Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Chennai

Time and Venue: 04:10 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Dark Neutrino interactions phase out the Hubble tension (.. also make gravitational waves blue)
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Subhajit Ghosh
TIFR, Mumbai

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Understanding the Earth from a thermodynamic systems perspective
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Prof Axel Kleidon
Max-Planck-Institute for Biogeochemistry, Jena, Germany

Time and Venue: 05:15 PM at CV Raman Auditorium



Mechanisms enabling consistency in olfactory responses despite variability in the neural pathways
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Dr. Nitin Gupta
Department of Biological Sciences and Bioengineering, IIT Kanpur

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



A biophysical approach to understand genotype-phenotype relationship in bacterial cells
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Dr. Sanchari Bhattacharyya
Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 24, 1st Floor, Main Building



Visualizing topological Fermi-arcs and Weyl node connectivity in the ferromagnetic Weyl semimetal Co3Sn2S2
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Dr. Pranab Kumar Nag
Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Seminar Hall 32, 2nd floor, Main Building



Conversation with Manu S. Pillai
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Manu S. Pillai
Author of the critically acclaimed The Ivory Throne: Chronicles of the House of Travancore (2015), Rebel Sultans: The Deccan from Khilji to Shivaji (2018), and The Courtesan, the Mahatma & the Italian Brahmin: Tales from Indian History (2019).

Time and Venue: 07:00 PM at LHC 101



The status of the inflationary paradigm
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Prof. L. Sriramkumar
IIT, Madras

Time and Venue: 04:10 PM at Seminar room 31 A Wing Main Building



Integration of developmental and environmental signals in plant growth plasticity
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Dr. Utpal Nath
Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 32, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Effects of viscoelasticity in fluids and living systems
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Dr. Anupam Gupta
Harvard University, USA

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM at Seminar Hall 33, 2nd floor, Main Building



Centrosome Aurora A ensures a single polarity axis in the one-cell C.elegans embryo
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Dr. Sachin Kotak
Department of Microbiology and Cell Biology (MCB) Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



TBA   Mon, Sep 23, 2019


Dr. Jean Claude Zenklusen
Director of TCGA from National Cancer Institute, NIH, USA

Time and Venue: 05:00 PM at CV Raman Auditorium




Architecture as Evidence of Cultural Continuities : The Sultanate of Ahmadnagar
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Dr Pushkar Sohoni
IISER Pune

Time and Venue: 05:15 PM at CV Raman Auditorium



Macdonald polynomials and level two Demazure modules for affine sl_{n+1}.
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Dr.Rekha Biswal
Max Planck Institute for Mathematics, Bonn

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at 3rd floor Madhava hall math's



Parton paradigm for the quantum Hall effect
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Ajit C Balram
IMSc Chennai

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM at Seminar Hall 32, 2nd floor, Main Building



Hot spots conjecture for Euclidean domains
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Dr. Sugata Mondal
T.I.F.R., Mumbai

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at 3rd floor Madhava hall math's



Spins, Brains and Markets: Transitions between frustration and balance in adaptive systems
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Prof. Sitabhra Sinha
IMSc, Chennai

Time and Venue: 04:10 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Applications of IVIS in animal imaging
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Dr. Ronald Koop
Application Specialist, Perkin Elmer

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM at Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Supercurrent interference in nanowire-superconductor hybrid systems
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Dr. Bhaskaran Muralidharan
IIT Bombay

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Complexity for quantum field theory and "renormalization"
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Dr. Arpan Bhattacharyya
IIT Gandhinagar

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Understanding the Evolution of Social Life in Animals: The Bitter-Sweet Saga
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Prof. Raghavendra Gadagkar
Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru

Time and Venue: 05:15 PM at CV Raman Auditorium



Numerical simulations of binary black holes & Advanced LIGO Science
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Prof. Prayush Kumar
Cornell University, NY

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Critical groups of graphs   Thu, Sep 05, 2019

Critical groups of graphs
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Dr. Venkata Raghu Tej Pantangi
University of Florida

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Madhava Hall



Topological Derivatives and its applications
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Dr Ravi Prakash
Universidad de Concepcion, Concepcion, Chile

Time and Venue: 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM at 3rd floor Madhava hall math's



Black Holes   Fri, Aug 30, 2019

Black Holes
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Prof. Shiraz Minwalla
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

Time and Venue: 05:15 PM at CV Raman Auditorium



Exact WKB analysis of CP1 holomorphic blocks
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Prof. Dileep Jatkar
HRI Allahabad

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Transient Dynamics of Biomolecular Reactions Captured by Time-resolved cryo-EM
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Dr. Sandip Kaledhonkar
The Frank Lab Columbia University Medical Center, New York

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building




Neuronal control of backward walking in Drosophila
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Dr. Rajyashree Sen
Postdoctoral Research Scientist Richard Axel Lab Zuckerman Institute - Columbia University

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



The Geometry of a Typical Black Hole Microstate
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Dr. Sagar F. Lokhande
University of Amsterdam, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



The Black Hole Information Problem and Approaches to its Solution
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Dr. Sagar F. Lokhande
University of Amsterdam, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Gating and drug modulation in ligand-gated ion channels: Insights from X-ray crystallography and Cryo-EM
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Dr. Sandip Basak
Department of Physiology and Biophysics Case Western Reserve University Cleveland, Ohio, USA

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



“Quantum” photons from dipole coupled two-level atomic system
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Prof. P. Panigrahi
IISER Kolkata

Time and Venue: 04:20 PM to 05:20 PM at Seminar Room 31 Second floor, Main Building



Quest for Cosmic Origin   Fri, Aug 16, 2019

Quest for Cosmic Origin
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Prof Tarun Souradeep
IISER Pune

Time and Venue: 05:15 PM at CV Raman Auditorium



The flat-earth society: conformal mapping from Claudius Ptolemy to Louis Nirenberg.
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Dr. Debraj Chakrabarti
Central Michigan University, USA

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at Madhava Hall



The Heisenberg commutation relation and operator algebras
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Dr. Soumyashant Nayak
University of Pennsylvania

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Madhava Hall



Run-and-tumble particles on a 1D lattice
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Dr. Rahul Dandekar
IMSc, Chennai

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building





Selmer group of elliptic curves and explicit presentation of Iwasawa algebras
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Dr. Jishnu Ray
The University of British Columbia, Canada.

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall



Non-linear Fluctuation Dissipation Relation via holography
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Chandan Jana
ICTS, Bangalore

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Seminar Hall 32, 2nd floor, Main Building



Probing the physical basis of living systems, working towards a physics of life
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Dr. Shashi Thutupalli
NCBS, Bangalore

Time and Venue: 03:15 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building





Dr. Kheya Sengupta
Interdisciplinary Centre for Nanoscience, Marseille, France

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Halide perovskites: A new class of semiconductors with emergent functional properties
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Dr. Aditya Mohite
RICE University, USA

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at Seminar room No. 31, A Wing, Second Floor, Main Building



Functional analysis of DYRK1A, and its implications in Down Syndrome and DYRK1A Syndrome
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Dr. Man Mohan
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Cell Biology, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Inflammasome activation in Parkinson’s Disease
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Dr. Nikhil Panicker
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Heterostructures and Heterointerfaces for Nanoelectronics and Photovoltaics
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Dr. Deep Jariwala
University of Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

Time and Venue: 02:00 PM at Seminar Hall 32, 2nd floor, Main Building




A uniqueness result for general Dirichlet series
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Dr. Anup Dixit
University of Toronto

Time and Venue: 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM at Madhava Hall





Prof. Alison Smith
Head of Department of Plant Sciences, Cambridge university

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at LHC 103, Lecture Hall Complex



Anomalies, Index theorem, and Supersymmetric Quantum Mechanics
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Dr. Arnab Rudra
ICTP Trieste

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Gravitational Lensing, Gravitational Waves and deviations from Geometric limit
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Dr. Jasjeet Singh Bagla
IISER Mohali

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, Second Floor,Main Building



Molecular identity of the electrical synapse connectome and its plasticity
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Dr. Abhishek Bhattacharya
Department of Biological Sciences, Columbia University, New York, USA

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Lysosome in novel nutrient homeostasis: From Degradation to Disorder
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Dr. Urmi Bandyopadhyay
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Direct Detection of Sub-GeV Dark Matter via Electron Recoils
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Dr. Mukul Sholapurkar
Stony Brook University

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Materials Science with 2D Atomic Layers
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Prof. Pulickel M. Ajayan
Rice Universty

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Optically detected magnetic resonance spectroscopy using NV centers in diamond
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Dr. Vidya Praveen Bhallamudi
IIT Madras

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Staying in touch; is it important ?
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Prof. Raghu Padinjat
National Centre for Biological Sciences, Bangalore, India

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Mesoscopic entanglement with Bose-Einstein condensates
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Dr. Sebastian Wuester
IISER Bhopal

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



A Tale of two congruences   Fri, Jun 14, 2019

A Tale of two congruences
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Prof Dinesh Thakur
University of Rochester, USA

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall



Generalised Seiberg-Witten equations and de-generate metrics
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Dr Varun Thakre
ICTS, Bangalore

Time and Venue: 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM at Madhava Hall



Dirty Chemistry   Mon, Jun 10, 2019

Dirty Chemistry
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Dr. Chu-Young Kim
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry The University of Texas at El Paso, U.S.A.

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Metaplectic Representations of Hecke algebras
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Professor Siddhartha Sahi
Rutgers University

Time and Venue: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor,Main Building



Molecular Drivers of Liquid-Liquid Phase Separation of Intrinsically Disordered Proteins
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Dr. Samrat Mukhopadhyay
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Mohali

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



The Study of Projective modules over an affine algebra
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Prof. Ravi Rao
T.I.F.R, Mumbai

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at 3rd floor Madhava Hall Mathematics



Transcriptional regulation by chromatin modifier PRC2: Insights from cryo-EM
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Dr. Vignesh Kasinath
Helen Hay Whitney Postdoctoral Fellow Prof. Eva Nogales Lab, QB3 Institute University of California, Berkeley

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building




Prof. Chandrashekhar Pasare
Division of Immunobiology, Center for Inflammation and Tolerance at Cincinnati Children\'s Hospital Medical Center, Ohio

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Understanding disorder-induced phases in dipolar spin ice
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Dr. Arnab Sen
IACS Kolkata

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building




Multiplexed regulation of Myosin VI motility by cargo adaptor proteins
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Dr. Ashim Rai
Protein Acrobatics Lab, Department of Genetics, Cell Biology, and Development, University of Minnesota, USA

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building




The dynamics of genome architecture at the nuclear periphery through nuclear pore complexes
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Dr. Swati Tyagi
Salk Institute, USA

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building





Vignettes on protein assembly and design.
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Dr. Shachi Gosavi
NCBS, Bangalore

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Is Contextuality Sufficient for Quantum Computation? Bound States for Qudit Magic State Distillation
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Dr. Shiroman Prakash
Dayalbagh Institute, Agra

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Planarians as a model to study conserved gene regulatory mechanisms controlling adult stem cell dynamics
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Dr. Prasad Abnave
Department of Zoology University of Oxford, UK

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Modulation of neuronal function by intracellular calcium signaling
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Prof. Gaiti Hasan
National Centre for Biological Sciences, Bangalore

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Emerging drivers of chromosomal instability and the response to replication stress in triple negative breast cancers.
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Prof. Andrew Tutt
Head of the Division of Breast Cancer Research Director, Breast Cancer Now Toby Robins Research Centre, Institute of Cancer Research and Guys\'s Hospital King\'s College, London, UK

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Drink up my little worm, it’s the dopamine that makes you go in circles
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Dr. Kavita Babu
Department of Biological Sciences Indian Institute of Science Education & Research (IISER), Mohali

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Kite diagram through Symmetries of Feynman Integrals
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Dr. Subhajit Mazumder
The Racah Institute of Physics, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Rab – kinesin interactions control recycling endosome dynamics/biogenesis
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Dr. Subbarao Gangi Setty
Department of Microbiology & Cell Biology Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Food Habits of Black hole: Perception vs. Reality
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Prof Sandip Chakrabarti
SNBCS, Kolkata

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



ROS regulates cell growth to determine organismal size in Drosophila
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Dr. Sudip Mandal
IISER Mohali

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building




Highly dilute uncharged polymers act as chemical RNA chaperones.
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Dr. Mrityunjoy Kar
Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics, Dresden, Germany Center for Systems Biology Dresden, Germany

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Seminar Room 33, 2nd Floor, Main Building




Beta function computations: using exact RG and holographically
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Dr. Prafulla Oak
IMSc Chennai

Time and Venue: 10:30 AM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Out of Time Ordered Quantum Dissipation
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Bidisha Chakrabortty
ICTS, Bangalore

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



(not) Designed in California - inclusive, diverse, community led innovation with PV and Digital Technologies
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Prof. Matt Jones
Swansea University, UK

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Role of microtubules and associated proteins in mitochondrial dynamics and partitioning
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Dr. Vaishnavi Ananthanarayanan
Cytoskeleton and Motors Lab, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



RAD51 paralogs: unraveling the new roles in genome stability and tumor suppression
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Dr. Ganesh Nagaraju
Dept. of Biochemistry Indian Institute of Science, Bagalore

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



What the World is Made of ?   Fri, Mar 29, 2019

What the World is Made of ? From the Latest Results of the Large Hadron Collider to Physics Outreach for Schools and the General Public
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Prof. Arnulf Quadt
Georg-August University, Gottingen

Time and Venue: 06:00 PM at Sir C.V. Raman Auditorium, LHC



Tuning Magnetic Anisotropy in Nanostructures for Biomedical and Electromagnetic Applications
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Prof. Hari Srikanth
University of South Florida

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Relativistic charge solitons caused due to Nonlinear-Landau damping : A candidate to explain coherent radio emission from pulsars
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Dr Dipanjan Mitra
NCRA-TIFR,

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Relating neutrino observables in a testable A4-symmetry model
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Prof. Amitava Raychaudhuri
University of Kolkata

Time and Venue: 02:30 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



A New Superconducting Mechanism in the Market
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Prof. Tanmoy Das
IISC, Bangalore

Time and Venue: 04:20 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building




Eicosanoid biogenesis and eicosanoid-like mediators in Drosophila
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Prof. Shubha Govind
The City College of New York PhD Programs in Biology & Biochemistry CUNY Graduate Center City University of New York

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



The Large-scale Structure of our Universe with Radio galaxies
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Dr Prabhakar Tiwari
NAOC, Beijing

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



The archive as crucible: Pedagogy in the interplay of memory, database and narrative
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Dr. Venkat Srinivasan
Visiting researcher and archivist at NCBS

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Contrasting effects of greenhouse and solar surface radiative forcing on the climate and hydrologic sensitivity: an analysis using simple climate models
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Dr. Chirag Dhara
Climate Change Analyst, Firstpost, India

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at R. No.32, Second floor, Main building





Visualizing Hox-dependent regulation of autophagy at the nuclear periphery
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Dr Samir Merabet
IGFL, UMR 5242 CNRS/ENS Lyon, France

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 33, 2nd Floor, Main Building




Quantum spin liquids in rare earth pyrochlores : quantum spin ice and beyond
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Prof. Subhro Bhattacharjee
ICTS Bangalore

Time and Venue: 04:20 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Paramodular forms coming from elliptic curves
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Dr. Manami Roy
University of Oklahoma

Time and Venue: 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM at Madhava Hall




Dr. Asher Minns
Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research, University of East Anglia

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at R. No.32, Second floor, Main building



The Solar Drivers of Space Weather: What are the key issues for Improving Short to Medium Range S Forecasting?
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Dr. Angelos Vourlidas
Johns Hopkins University

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Capturing electrons in motion at the nanometer-femtosecond scale
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Prof. keshav Dani
Okinawa Inst. Of Science and Technology,Okinawa, Japan

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Proteome homeostasis: analysis and visualization of protein degradation - from single cells to tissues
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Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Michael Knop
Group Leader in the DKFZ-ZMBH Alliance ZMBH, Im Neuenheimer Feld 282 69120 Heidelberg, Germany

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Solid-Solid Interfacial Engineering to Enable High Energy All-Solid-State Batteries
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Dr. Abhik Banerjee
University of California, USA

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building





Structure and Function of Epithelial Calcium Channel TRPV6
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Dr. Appu K Singh
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Columbia University, New York 10032, USA

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Long-lived particles for dark matter searches at the LHC
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Dr. Nishita Desai
TIFR, Mumbai

Time and Venue: 02:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Vector biology and Immunology of Leishmaniasis.
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Dr. David Sacks
Senior Investigator and Chief of the Intracellular Parasite Biology Research Section, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIH, USA

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 33, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Unravelling the mystery of dark matter in the light of experimental results
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Dr. Suchita Kulkarni
HEPHY, Vienna

Time and Venue: 02:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Doughnuts, Soccer Balls and Topological Materials: Schrödinger to Einstein and Dirac
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Prof. Arun Bansil
Northeastern University, Boston, USA

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Role for intracellular Ca2+ signalling in regulating neuropeptides required for Drosophila development under nutritional stress.
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Dr. Megha
Wellcome Trust, DBT-India Alliance Early Career Fellow National Centre for Biological Science (NCBS-TIFR), Bangalore

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Transport in ballistic junctions of topological materials.
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Prof. Krishnendu Sengupta
IACS, Kolkata

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Dissection of the Fundamental Roles Played by Apicomplexan Aspartyl Proteases in Establishment of Parasitism
more

Dr. Budhaditya Mukherjee
Department of Microbiology and Molecular Medicine, Faculty of Medicine - University of Geneva, Switzerland

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room no.34, Second Floor, Main Building



On fractional multi-singular Schr"odinger operators: positivity and localization of binding
more

Dr. Debangana Mukherjee
Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic

Time and Venue: 02:30 PM to 03:30 PM at Madhava Hall



Army Research Office (ARO) Overview and Physics Division Objectives in Asia-Pacific
more

Thomas B. Bahder
U. S. Army Research Office 7-23-17 Roppongi, Minato-ku Tokyo 106-0032 Japan

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room No. 31, A Wing, 2nd floor, Main Building



Programs + Communication Structures = Systems
more

Prof. Simon Gay
University of Glasgow, UK

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall



Ab-initio Calculations of the Thermoelectric Properties of MXenes
more

Prof. Udo Schwingenschlogl
King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST)

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 12:30 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Extended moment formation in monolayer TMDCs
more

Dr.Nirpendra Singh
King Abdullah University of Science and Technology((KAUST)

Time and Venue: 12:30 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Right handed neutrinos: a roadmap from the energy to the intensity frontiers
more

Dr. Arindam Das
Osaka University

Time and Venue: 02:30 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building





Saikiran Tharimena
The concept of the lithosphere asthenosphere system is well defined as the rheological boundary between the rigid lithosphere above and the weaker asthenosphere below. However, its nature remains enigmatic as tight constraints on observables that could di

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM at R. No.32, Second floor, Main building



DNA replication stress response: cross talk between checkpoint, chromatin regulators and the replisome
more

Dr. Devyani Haldar
The Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics (CDFD), Hyderabad

Time and Venue: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at Seminar Room no.34, Second Floor, Main Building



Compactness results for elliptic equations with critical growth and hardy weight
more

Dr. Saikat Mazumdar
McGill University

Time and Venue: 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM at Madhava Hall



Dissecting the Neural Correlates of Nocifensive Behaviors
more

Dr. Arnab Barik
National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH), National Institutes of Health (NIH), Bethesda MD, USA

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM at Seminar Room no.34, Second Floor, Main Building



Figures of Sound and Threads of Silence
more

Dr. Sudhir Jain
BARC, Mumbai

Time and Venue: 04:20 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Patterned Flows: from Thin Films to Turbulence
more

Dr. Jason Picardo
ICTS, Bangalore

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Fate and freedom in the developing brain
more

Prof. Denis Jabaudon
Director, Department of Basic Neuroscience at the University of Geneva, Switzerland

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at Seminar Room no.34, Second Floor, Main Building



Circuit optimization for Cliffort+T library: Paving a way to get higher fidelity and higher values of nonclassicality witnesses in IBM's quantum processors
more

Dr. Abhishek Shukla
University of Science and Technology of China

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Extra-zeros of Rankin–Selberg p-adic L-functions
more

Prof. Denis Benois
University of Bordeaux

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at 3rd floor Madhava Hall Mathematics



Finiteness of cohomology of arithmetic families of $(varphi, Gamma)$-modules
more

Dr. Aditya Karnataki
Beijing International Center for mathematical Research

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at Madhava Hall



Universal models for Z^d actions
more

Dr. Nishant Chandgotia
Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at 3rd floor Madhava Hall Mathematics



Viewing the beginning of time from the most remote places on Earth
more

Dr. Zeeshan Ahmed
Kavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics and Cosmology and SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory.

Time and Venue: 06:30 PM at C.V. Raman Auditorium, LHC



Development of Promoters for Hypergolic Reactions
more

Prof. Michael Gozin
Tel Aviv University

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building




“Obesity: Liver dictates meta-inflammation via secretory hepatokine, dipeptidyl peptidase 4 (DPP4)”
more

Dr. Devram Ghorpade
Department of Medicine, Columbia University, NY, USA

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM at Seminar Room no.34, Second Floor, Main Building



The Indian Scientific Tradition in World History: Reflections on Integrating History of Science into Science Education
more

Dr. Meera Nanda

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM at Seminar Room 24 (Main Building)



Black holes in AdS/CFT   Fri, Jan 25, 2019

Black holes in AdS/CFT
more

Dr. Seok Kim
Seoul National University

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



SIRT7-dependent deacetylation of fibrillarin controls histone H2A methylation and rRNA synthesis during the cell cycle
more

Dr. Aishwarya Iyer-Bierhoff
Molecular Biology of the Cell II, German Cancer Research Centre, DKFZ-ZMBH Alliance, Heidelberg, Germany

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Application of Scanning Electrochemical Microscopy towards the Design of Active Catalysts for Tomorrow�s Energy Claim
more

Dr. Tharamani C. N.
Indian Institute of Technology, Ropar

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Late forming dark matter and light sterile neutrinos
more

Dr. Subinoy Das
IIA, Bangalore

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM at Physics Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Numerical Studies of sub-Keplerian Accretion Disk around Black Holes
more

Dr Sudip Garain
University of Notre Dame, USA

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building




SCALES AND SCALINGS IN FULLY DEVELOPED TURBULENCE
more

Prof. Jayanta Kumar Bhattacharjee
IACS, Kolkata

Time and Venue: 04:20 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Using macroscopic quantum systems as detectors
more

Dr. Swati Singh
University of Delaware

Time and Venue: 02:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Lipid droplet and peroxisome vesicle budding from ER subdomains.
more

Dr. Amit Joshi
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building





Boundary value problem with measures for semi linear elliptic equations with Hardy potential
more

Dr. Phuoc-Tai Nguyen
Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Madhava Hall



The Quantum Anomalous Hall Effect in Magnetic Topological Insulator Heterostructures
more

Prof Nitin Samarth
Pennsylvania State University

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Kunz's theorem using perfect rings
more

Dr. Shravan Patankar
University of Illinois, Chicago

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall



Highly efficient control operations for nuclear spins without RF pulses
more

Prof. Dieter Suter
Technical University of Dortmund, Germany

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Data Management in CMS   Thu, Jan 10, 2019

Data Management in CMS
more

Prof. Pradeep Jasal
Fermilab USA

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Low Cost Organic Hole Transporting Materials for Highly Efficient and Stable Perovskite Solar Cells
more

Dr. Prashant Sonar
Queensland University of Technology (QUT),Brisbane,Australia

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



The India based Neutrino Observatory, mini-ICAL and a shallow ICAL
more

Prof. Vivek Datar
TIFR, Mumbai

Time and Venue: 04:20 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



One for the push, one for the pull: A cocktail of forces at the immunological synapse
more

Dr. Sudha Kumari
Irvine lab; MIT, Cambridge

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Velocity fields of non-Newtonian liquids from magnetic resonance microscopy
more

Prof. Dieter Suter
Dortmund University, Germany

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Presentations of cluster algebras
more

Dr. Jacob Matherne
IAS, Princeton

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at Madhava Hall



Combinatorics of cluster categorification
more

Dr. Maitreyee Kulkarni
IAS, Princeton

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall



Hybrid quantum interfaces for future quantum technologies
more

Dr. Sumanta Das
University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Role of Sgs1-Top3-Rmi1, Helicase-decatenase complex in maintaining genome integrity and cell divisions.
more

Dr. Hardeep Kaur
Yale university, School of Medicine, USA

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



"Linear Hahn Banach Extension of module homomorphisms in Hilbert and Banach modules"
more

Dr. Sudeshna Basu
George Washington University

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at 3rd floor Madhava Hall Mathematics



WNT/�-Catenin Signaling in Prostate Cancer Progression
more

Dr. Rachana Patel
The Beatson Institute for Cancer Research, Scotland

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



In cell biochemistry: Targeting synergies in dynamic protein ensembles
more

Dr. Sivaraj Sivaramakrishnan
Protein Acrobatics Lab, University of Minnesota , USA

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Coherent control of solid state systems for quantum applications
more

Dr. Amlan Mukherjee
University of Stuttgart, Germany

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:30 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



How life preserves form and function across generations
more

Dr. Antony Jose
Department of Cell Biology & Molecular Genetics in the University of Maryland (College Park), USA

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at LHC103



Organic-based Magnets: New Chemistry Physics and Materials for This Millennium
more

Prof. Joel S. Miller
University of Utah, USA

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM at Seminar Hall 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



A Solution to the Cosmological Constant Problem
more

Dr. Surjeet Rajendran
Univ. of California, Berkeley

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Vector bundles on hypersurfaces
more

Prof. Ravindra Girivaru
University of Missouri at St Louis

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at Madhava Hall



What I learned teaching (algebraic) topology
more

Prof. Stefan Friedl
Afflilliation:- University of Regensburg

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at 3rd floor Madhava Hall Mathematics



From representations of Lie algebras to Lie superalgebras
more

Dr. Thorsten Heidersdorf
Max Planck Institute for Mathematics, Bonn

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at 3rd floor Madhava Hall Mathematics



Dynamical localization in one-dimensional polar lattice gases
more

Dr. Arya Dhar
University of Hannover, Germany

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



T cell immune memory in infectious diseases: lessons from single-cell transcriptome analysis.
more

Dr. Veena Patil
Vaccine Discovery Division, La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology, La Jolla, USA

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Unraveling the spatial organization of chromosomes by single-molecule imaging
more

Dr. Mahipal Ganji
Max-Planck-Institute of Biochemie, Martinsried, Germany

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



"Immune homeostasis by regulatory T cells and circulating immunoglobulins"
more

Prof. Jagadeesh Bayry
Director of Research, Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale, Sorbonne Université, Centre De Recherche des Cordeliers, Paris, France

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Understanding transcriptional regulation through multi-omic data integration
more

Dr Abhijeet Sonawane
Brigham and Women\'s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Self-propulsion by Marangoni forces
more

Dr. Venkata Sathish Akella
IIT Madras

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building




Dual roles of Swi6 (Heterochromatin Protein 1) in controlling recombination around centromeres and segregation in meiosis
more

Dr. Mridula Nambiar
Division of Basic Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, USA

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM to 12:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



MEASURING STORMS IN SPACE-TIME: ASTRONOMY WITH GRAVITATIONAL RADIATION
more

Dr. Rob Ward
Research School of Physics and Engineering

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Unraveling the mystery of the neutron star merger gravitational wave event, GW 170817, at radio frequencies
more

Prof. Poonam Chandra
NCRA, TIFR, Mumbai

Time and Venue: 04:20 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



STABILITY OF CFTR ON PLASMA MEMBRANE OF A LUNG EPITHELIAL CELL LINE
more

Prof. Ghanshyam Heda
(Professor of Medicine, The Univ Tenn Health Sci Ctr, Memphis) Dept of Sciences & Mathematics Mississippi University for Women Columbus, MS 39701, U.S.A.

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Chance ki Baat hai : How complexity arises in dynamical systems
more

Prof. Ram Ramaswamy
Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi

Time and Venue: 06:15 PM at C.V. Raman Auditorium, LHC



Generalization of Dasgupta's factorization formula of p-adic Rankin L-series
more

Prof. Aprameyo Pal
University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany

Time and Venue: 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM at Madhava Hall



Unusual elasticity of polymer-particle composite materials
more

Prof. Guruswamy Kumaraswamy
CSIR-National Chemical Laboratory, Pune

Time and Venue: 04:20 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Optically tweezing soft interfaces: real and imagined
more

Dr. Shobo Bhattacharya
Ashoka University

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building




Prof. Sandhya S. Visweswariah
Chair, Department of Molecular Reproduction, Development and Genetics Co-Chair, Centre for Biosystems Science and Engineering Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Universal deformation of dihedral representations.
more

Dr Shaunak Deo
TIFR MUMBAI

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at 3rd floor Madhava Hall Mathematics




The Unprecedented Promise of Perovskite Solar Cells for Cheap, Efficient, Clean Energy
more

Prof. Nitin Padture
Brown University, USA

Time and Venue: 04:20 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Metabolism across scales and its cross-talk with cellular cues
more

Dr. Vinay Bulusu
Cancer Research UK Beatson Institute Glasgow, United Kingdom

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Prospects of modified proteins: a latent tool for crop improvement
more

Dr. Anjil Kumar Srivastava
Durham University, UK

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building




Systematics, biogeography, and diversification in Asian tropical forests: case studies from centipedes and butterflies
more

Dr.Jahnavi Joshi
Newton International Fellow, Natural History Museum, London

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Space-maker hydrolases and their role in enlargement of bacterial cell wall
more

Dr. Manjula Reddy
CSIR-Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology, Hyderabad

Time and Venue: 12:00 AM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Tunable symmetries and Berry’s phase in few layer graphene
more

Dr. Mandar M. Deshmukh
TIFR, Mumbai

Time and Venue: 04:20 PM at Physics Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Next Generation Sequencing Facilities and Service Offered by Macrogen, Inc
more

Dr. San Kim
Team Head of NGS Overseas Sales, Macrogen Inc., Korea

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Seminar Room 32, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Regulation of mitochondrial size and number under mitochondria stress.
more

Dr. Manish Jaiswal
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Hyderabad

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Spins on a Kagome Lattice: Topological Magnons
more

Dr. Ranjani Sheshadri
IISc Bangalore

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd floor, main buidling



Non canonical roles of BER enzymes in RNA processing: novel perspectives in cancer biology through the study of APE1 protein - and RNA �interactomes
more

Prof. Gianluca Tell
Head of the Laboratory of Molecular Biology and DNA repair Director of the B.Sc. in Biotechnologies Dept. of Medicine University of Udine, Italy

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 24, 1st Floor, Main Building



Optimal Control in Stochastic Landau-Lipschitz-Gilbert Equation
more

Dr. Ananta Kumar Majee
IIT Delhi

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Madhava Hall



Some recent progress on spacetime reconstruction from CFT
more

Dr. Debajyoti Sarkar
Institute for Theoretical Physics (ITP), Universität Bern

Time and Venue: 01:30 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building




Dr. Sushmita Gupta
Matching under preferences is a research area that finds numerous applications in practice as diverse as assigning colleges to students, workers to firms, kidney donors to recipients and users to servers in a distributed internet service, to just name a f

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at 3rd floor Madhava Hall Mathematics



Some interesting optical manifestations in quantum confined excitonic systems
more

Dr. Bidisha Roy
Walter Schottky Insititute, Technical University of Munich, Germany

Time and Venue: 02:30 PM to 03:30 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd floor, main buidling



Periodic orbits, stability and chaos in the classical three rotor problem
more

Prof. Govind S. Krishnaswami
Chennai Mathematical Institute, Chennai

Time and Venue: 04:20 PM to 05:20 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd floor, main buidling




Dr. Rajiv Raman
Many fundamental optimization problems such as the independent set in graphs, set cover in hypergraphs, etc. are well studied in the general and abstract setting. In many natural applications, these problems arise in a geometric setting. For example, we

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at 3rd floor Madhava Hall Mathematics



Tuning of receptor tyrosine kinase activity by phosphoinositides
more

Dr. Raghu Padinjat
National Centre for Biological Sciences, Bangalore.

Time and Venue: 02:30 PM to 03:30 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Multi-observable transient, particle astrophysics
more

Dr Nachiketa Chakraborty
Max-Planck Institute, Heidelberg, Germany

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Quantum Simulation via All-Optically Generated Tensor Network States
more

Dr. Ish Dhand
University of Ulm in Germany

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Counter-examples to the Generalized Ramanujan conjecture for Rank 1 orthogonal groups
more

Dr. Ameya Pitale
Oklahoma University

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall



A programmable superconducting quantum processor with three pairwise coupled qubits
more

Prof. R Vijayaraghavan
TIFR, Mumbai

Time and Venue: 04:20 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Computational learning environments for teaching model-based inquiry in science Classrooms
more

Sugat Dabholkar
School of Education and Social Policy, Northwestern University, Chicago, USA

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Seminar Room 24, First floor, Main Academic Building, IISER Pune



Molecular phylogeny of freshwater fishes and reconstruction of biogeographic history of India
more

Dr. Neelesh Dahanukar
IISER Pune

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



On Curvature of Hermitian Manifolds
more

Dr. Ananya Chaturvedi
IIT Bombay

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at Madhava Hall



Cryo-EM Structure of Saccharomyces cerevisiae Target of Rapamycin Complex 2
more

Dr. Manikandan Karuppasamy
EMBL, Grenoble

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building




Dissecting the hippocampal spatial map one building block at a time
more

Dr. Sachin Deshmukh
Centre for Neuroscience, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



The Political Economy of Land Acquisition in India: How a Village stops Being One
more

Dr. Dhanmanjiri Sathe
Professor, Head of Department, Department of Economics, Savitribai Phule Pune University

Time and Venue: 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM at Seminar Room 24 (Main Building)



Novel molecular players in the maintenance of heterochromatin silencing
more

Dr. Ramesh Yelagandula
Institute of Molecular Biotechnology (IMBA)-Vienna Biocenter, Vienna, Austria

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:30 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building




Prof. Kumarvel Somarundaram
Microbiology and Cell Biology, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:30 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



The Standard Model - Too Much of a Good Thing
more

Prof. Sreerup Raychaudhuri
TIFR, Mumbai

Time and Venue: 04:20 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Parental Epigenetics And Zygotic Cell Biology: A Play On Early Vertebrate Development In Two Acts
more

Dr Sreelaja Nair
TIFR, Mumbai

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



High Order Numerical Schemes for Magnetohydrodynamics on Geodesic Mesh
more

Dr Sudip K. Garain
University of Notre Dame, USA

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd floor, Main Building



Scalable Misinformation Prevention in Social Networks
more

Dr. Venkatesh Srinivasan
University of Victoria, Canada

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall




Insights from DNA methylome analysis and epigenetic driver of cancer metastasis
more

Dr. Aniruddha Chatterjee
Dept of Pathology, Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago, New Zealand

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Studies on the Formation and Clustering of Liposomes in Stationary Phase Interdiffusion Method
more

Dr. Chandra Haas
Department of Chemical Engineering Nanotechnology Lab (#220/222) Indian Institute of Technology Bombay Powai, Mumbai

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Generalised Seiberg-Witten equations and de-generate metrics
more

Dr. Varun Dilip Thakare
International Centre for Theoretical Sciences, Bengaluru

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at Madhava Hall



Sp(l)icing Up Endocrine Resistance in Breast Cancer
more

Prof Sunil Badve, M.B.B.S., M.D., F.R.C.P.
Joshua Edwards Professor in Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis , USA.

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Magnetohydrodynamics and one-form Superfluidity
more

Dr. Akash Jain
Durham University

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Found in Translation: Revisiting 'translation' in the everyday
more

Dr. Chandrani Chatterjee
Assistant Professor, Department of English, Savitribai Phule Pune University

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM at Seminar Room 24 (Main Building)



Spatiotemporal control of the number and diversity of centrosome-cilia
more

Dr. Swadhin Chandra Jana
Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência (Gulbenkian Institute), Portugal

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Nanoscale Magnetometry Based On Single Spin Center In Diamond
more

Dr. Waseem Akhtar
Laboratory Charles Coulomb, CNRS, Montpellier, France

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



A practical approach to strengthening our scientific ecosystem
more

Prof. Deshdeep Sahdev
QuazarTech

Time and Venue: 04:20 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



C� - and topological correspondences in the theory of C� -algebras
more

Dr. Rohit Holkar
IISER Pune

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall



Discovery of a novel form of developmental protein JARID2 and its implications to diseases
more

Dr. Aditi Kanhere
School of Biosciences University of Birmingham, UK

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



A Hermeneutical Reinterpretation of Land: A case study from Indian Sundarbans
more

Dr. Kalpita Paul
Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, IIT Bombay

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM at Seminar Room 24 (Main Building)



Investigation of Dzyaloshinskii-Moriya Interaction in novel room temperature skyrmion systems
more

Dr. Samridh Jaiswal
University of Mainz, Germany

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd floor, main buidling



Dawn of Gravitational Wave Physics and Astronomy
more

Prof. B. Sathyaprakash
Penn State University

Time and Venue: 06:30 PM at C.V. Raman Auditorium, LHC



Engineering light-matter interaction in dielectric nanophotonics
more

Dr.Shuren Hu
Global Foundaries, NY, USA

Time and Venue: 02:30 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Vibrating Single-molecule Coupled to Plasmonic Nanocavity
more

Dr. Rohit Chikkaraddy
Cavendish Lab, University of Cambridge

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd floor, main buidling



The large sieve with sparse sets of moduli for number and function fields
more

Prof. Stephan Baier
RKM Vivekananda University

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall



Low energy excitation and ultrafast resurgence of quasiparticles in heavyfermion systems.
more

Dr. Shovon Pal
Department of Materials, ETH Zurich, Switzerland

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Extremal primes for non-CM elliptic curves
more

Dr. Neha Prabhu
Queen\'s University

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Madhava Hall



Search for light Higgsinos at LHC with a Right-sneutrino LSP
more

Dr. Santosh Kumar Rai
HRI Allahabad

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



The nuclear lamina and the regulation of cellular function, development and disease
more

Dr. Quasar Saleem Padiath
Dept. of Human Genetics Graduate School of Public Health University of Pittsburgh

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Seminar Room 24, 1st Floor, Main Building



Four Flavours of Combinatorics: (Enumerative, Probabilistic, Extremal, and Geometric)
more

Dr. Kunal Dutta
Associate Researcher in the DataShape group at INRIA Sophia-Antipolis, France

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Madhava Hall




Uncovering the Plasticity of Nucleosome Core During Chromatin Remodeling Reactions
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Dr. Kalyan Sinha
Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of California, San Francisco

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 33, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Mechano-Electrical Feedback in the Heart
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Prof. M. K. Mathew
NCBS, Bangalore

Time and Venue: 02:30 PM to 03:30 PM at Seminar Room 32, 2nd Floor, Main Building



International Mouse Phenotyping Consortium (IMPC)
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Prof. Steve Brown
MRC Harwell UK

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM to 01:00 PM at Multipurpose Hall, Guest House



Identifying pathways for therapeutic intervention: what we have (or haven't) learned so far.
more

Dr. Sorab Dalal
Advanced Centre for Treatment, Research and Education in Cancer, Tata Memorial Centre, Navi Mumbai

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Seminar Room 32, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Exploring spin-defects in diamond for novel quantum technologies
more

Dr. Siddharth Dhomkar
City College of New York, CUNY

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



All-loop results from the Amplituhedron
more

Mr. Y. S. Akshay
Princeton University, USA

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd floor, Main Buidling



On Riemannian curvature Functionals
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Dr. Atreyee Bhattacharya
IISER Bhopal

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at Seminar Room 41, 3rd Floor, Main Building



A discrete choice modelling of climate change adaptation: Impact on tea economy in India
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Dr. Nimai Das
Associate Professor, Manav Rachna International Institute of Research and Studies

Time and Venue: 02:00 PM at Seminar Room 24 (Main Building)



Recent Progress in Sumanene Chemistry
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Prof. Hidehiro Sakurai
Division of Applied Chemistry, Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 33, Second Floor, Main Building





The versatile toolbox of cavity opto-mechanics
more

Dr. Siddharth Tallur
IIT-Bombay

Time and Venue: 02:30 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



How are astrocytes generated and how do they protect the brain following injury?
more

Dr. Narendrakumar Ramanan 
Centre for Neuroscience, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



HIGHER ARITHMETIC CHOW GROUPS
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Dr.Souvik Goswami
Texas A&M University, Texas, USA

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at Madhava Hall 3rd Floor, Main Building



Spatial Poisson Models with non-uniform density.
more

Dr. Pallavi Manohar
Singapore Management University

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at Seminar Room 32, Main Building



First-Principle studies on the Structural Response of Solids to Ultrashort-laser and XUV Pulses
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Dr. Fairoja Cheenicode Kabeer
Department of Physics and Astronomy, Uppsala University, P. O. Box 516, S-75120 Uppsala, Sweden

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd floor, Main Building



Can current decrease with increasing bias: onset of negative response in non-equilibrium systems
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Prof. P K Mohanty
Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics, Kolkata

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd floor, main buidling



Evolution and conservation of birds in biodiversity hotspots
more

Dr. Sushma Reddy
Loyola University Chicago University of Minnesota

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



A theoretical (bio)physicist looks at cancer metastasis
more

Dr. Mohit Kumar Jolly
Rice University, Houston

Time and Venue: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Cell-type specificity of septin cytoskeleton – what we learnt from the Sept7 knockout model
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Dr. Manoj B. Menon
Institute of Cell Biochemistry, Hannover Medical School, Germany

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



On the Validity of the Effective Potential and the Precision of Higgs Self Couplings
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Dr. Bithika Jain
ICTP-SAIFR

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building




The hybrid topology a bridge between string theory and QFT.
more

Prof. Jose Ignacio Burgos Gil
ICMAT, Madrid, Spain

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 06:00 PM at Seminar Room 41, 3rd Floor, Main Building




Designer nanoprobes to investigate cellular functions
more

Dr. Souvik Modi
University College London, UK

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Effect of Climate change and land use pressures on Amazonian forests - recent results and new efforts
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David Galbraith and Manuel Gloor
University of Leeds, UK

Time and Venue: 09:30 AM to 10:30 AM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Embedding theorems on Desingularization of Compactified Jacobians.
more

Dr. Seshadri Chintapalli
HRI, Allahabad

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Madhava Hall



Geometric Quantization: Various Moduli Spaces and the Toda system
more

Prof. Rukmini Dey
ICTS Bangalore

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall



Notch downstream target Hes-1 switches roles based on its mode of activation
more

Dr. Jackson James
RGCB, Thiruvananthapuram

Time and Venue: 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Studying the mechanisms of visual perception in the mouse cortex
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Dr. Tiago Marques
Champalimaud Centre for the Unknown, Lisbon

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Science from Aditya-L1: an upcoming ISRO mission to study the Sun's corona
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Dr. Dipankar Banerjee
IIA, Bangalore

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building




Quantum simulation with ultracold atoms in optical lattices
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Dr. Bodhaditya Santra
University of Hamburg, Germany

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Insect Flight: from Neural Control to Ecological Implications
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Tanvi Deora
University of Washington, Seattle

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building





RNA Epitranscriptome in Translation Regulation
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Dr. Namit Ranjan
Max Plank Institute for Biophysical Chemistry Gottingen, Germany

Time and Venue: 02:30 PM to 03:30 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



A control-theory problem viewed through the lens of reductive group action on Stein domains
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Dr. Gautam Bharali
IISc Bangalore

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall



A non-perturbative paradigm and the Quark-Gluon Plasma
more

Dr. Ayan Mukhopadhaya
IIT Madras

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Sensitivity Enhancement in Solid-State NMR: Cross-Polarization and Dynamic Nuclear Polarization
more

Dr. Sheetal Jain
UC Santa Barbara

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Two Families Theorem in Graph Theory and Combinatorics
more

Dr. Saket Saurabh
IMSc, Chennai

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall



Mechanobiology of Cell-Substrate Interactions
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Dr. Namrata Gundiah
Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Solving polynomial equations   Fri, Apr 06, 2018

Solving polynomial equations
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Prof. Manoj Kummini
Chennai Mathematical Institute

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall



Glassy behavior associated with melting of two-dimensional Coulomb clusters
more

Dr. Amit Ghosal
IISER Kolkata

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Multiplexing on their way down: Visual and mechanosensory integration by descending neurons in hawkmoths
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Dr. Sanjay Sane
NCBS Bangalore

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Prospects of Anderson's theorem for strongly correlated disordered superconductors
more

Dr. Amit Ghoshal
IISER Kolkata

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Constraining black-hole spins with gravitational wave observations
more

Dr. Vaibhav Tiwari
Cardiff University

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Mechanobiology of Cell-Substrate Interactions
more

Namrata Gundiah
Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Translational symmetry broken Mott states of ultracold bosons
more

Prof. Krishnendu Sengupta
IACS, Kolkata

Time and Venue: 04:20 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building




Inspiration from a tiny mind: Neural and behavioural mechanisms underlying collision detection and avoidance in an insect
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Prof. Jack Gray
University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, Canada

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Determination of time-dependent coefficients of a hyperbolic inverse problem from partial boundary data
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Prof. Venky Krishnan
TIFR-CAM, Bangalore

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall



Droplets, rotons and peculiar disorder models in dipolar gases
more

Prof. Luis Santos
Institute of Theoretical Physics,Germany

Time and Venue: 04:15 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Entropy, Disorder and Scaling near the Unjamming Transition
more

Dr. Kabir Ramola
University of Brandeis

Time and Venue: 02:30 PM at Seminar Room 32, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Mixed-Dimensional van der Waals Heterostructures for Electronic and Energy Applications
more

Prof. Mark C. Hersam
Northwestern University

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Deconstruction of the Ras switching cycle through saturation mutagenesis
more

Prof. John Kuriyan
University of California, Berkeley

Time and Venue: 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM at Sir C. V. Raman Auditorium, Lecture Hall Complex



Evolution of aging and adaptation to variable environments
more

Prof. Ophélie Ronce
Institut des Sciences de l’Evolution -Montpelier (ISEM), France

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Quantum geometry of many-electron states
more

Prof. R. Shankar
IMSc., Chennai

Time and Venue: 04:20 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



When Nature Stammers: Function, regulation and evolution of repeat containing proteins
more

Dr. Sreenivas Chavali
MRC LMB, Cambridge, UK

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Setting the World on Fire: Syphilis and Capsicum in Early Hindvi Vocabularies
more

Prof. Walter Hakala
Associate Professor, SUNY (Buffalo)

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 24 (Main Building)



Construction and Deconstruction, thoughts on early undergraduate education
more

Prof. Utpal Banerjee
Irving and Jean Stone Professor, University of California at Los Angeles

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Metabolic control of mammalian early embryonic development
more

Prof. Utpal Banerjee
Irving and Jean Stone Professor, University of California at Los Angeles

Time and Venue: 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Quantum phase and its measurable attributes a la the Aharonov-Bohm effect
more

Prof. Sushanta Dattagupta
Bose Institute, Kolkata

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



HFSP: Funding International Research Collaborations in the Life Sciences
more

Dr. Barbara Pauly
Director of Fellowships, HFSP

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Quark-like Confinement in a Condensed Matter System: An Experimental Observation
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Dr. Anup Kumar Bera
BARC, Mumbai

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



A Tongue Untied   Mon, Mar 12, 2018

A Tongue Untied
more

Gautam Pemmaraju
Film-screening and discussion with film-maker

Time and Venue: 07:00 PM to 09:00 PM at LHC 103



Hijacking physiological pathways for pathological outcomes
more

Dr. Pavithra L Chavali
MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, UK

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



High-sensitivity magnetic resonance of small samples: Polarisation transfer between photons, electrons and nuclear spins
more

Prof. Dieter Suter
Technical University of Dortmund

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Representing the Apocalypse in the European Middle Ages, variety of motives and implications
more

Élise Haddad de La Morinerie

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 24 (Main Building)



The second quantum revolution and its impact on information technology
more

Prof. Dieter Suter
Technical University of Dortmund

Time and Venue: 05:00 PM at Sir C V Raman Auditorium, LHC



Direct observation of Free vs. Localized excitonic state in Controlling the Photoluminescence Dynamics of High Optical Gain CsPbBr3 Nanocrystals
more

Dr. Dinesh Kabra
IIT Bombay

Time and Venue: 02:30 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Building a compact neutral atom accelerator
more

Prof. M. Krishnamurthy
TIFR, Hyderabad

Time and Venue: 04:20 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



SUPERSYMMETRY: ASPIRATIONS AND PROSPECTS
more

Prof. Xerxes Tata
Univ. of Hawaii

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building




Dynamics of entangled systems: Nonclassical effects and entanglement indicators
more

Prof. S. Lakshmi Bala
IIT Madras

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Histone variants shape functional chromatin domains
more

Prof. Frederic Berger
Gregor Mendel Institute of Molecular Plant Biology, Vienna

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Acetylcholine receptor in action: sniff, bind, gate and open
more

Dr. Tapan Kumar Nayak
SUNY at Buffalo, New York, USA

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Results on zeros of combinations of derivatives of completed Riemann zeta function
more

Dr. Sneha Chaubey
Goettingen

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Madhava Hall



Cell fate to division control in bacteria: tales from two poles
more

Dr. Sunish Kumar Radhakrishnan
IISER Thiruvananthapuram

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



The impact of exercise on brain aging: What we have learned from models of Parkinson’s disease
more

Prof. Michael Zigmond
University of Pittsburgh

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building





Dr. Roshan Srivastav
Associate Professor, Centre for Disaster Mitigation and Management, Vellore Institute of Technology

Time and Venue: 05:15 PM to 06:15 PM at ECS Seminar room 32, Second Floor, Main Building



Artin’s conjecture for abelian varieties
more

Dr. Cristian Virdol
Yonsei University

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall



Looking back and looking ahead in Particle Physics
more

Prof. Daniel Wyler
University of Zurich

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Haldane-Shastry like spin chains with non-periodic boundary condition and related vertex models
more

Prof. Bireswar Basu Mallick
Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics, Kolkata

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Intracellular Parasitism – Survival Strategies of a Cell inside a Cell
more

Dr. Nishith Gupta
Humboldt University, Berlin

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Studying neural mechanisms of stress resilience in a novel animal model of PTSD
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Prof. Gal Richter-Levin
Director, The Integrated Brain and Behavior Research Center (IBBR) University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Oscillations of the Indian monsoon - looking for explanations
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Svante Henriksson
Finnish Meteorological Institute, Helsinki, Finland

Time and Venue: 02:30 PM to 03:30 PM at ECS Seminar room 32, Second Floor, Main Building



Reciprocity in spintronic devices
more

Prof. Ashwin Tulapurkar
Indian Institute of Technology - Bombay

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM at Physics Seminar Hall 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Temperature-mediated regulation of plant growth and immunity in Arabidopsis
more

Dr. Sreeram Gangappa
John Innes Centre

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Discipline to Interdisciplinary: Reflections from an ongoing Journey
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Dr. Anurekha Chari-Wagh
Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, at Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 24 (Main Building)



Neural mechanisms underlying memory-guided behavior
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Shantanu Jadhav, PhD
Brandeis University

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Quark-like Confinement in a Condensed Matter System: An Experimental Observation
more

Dr. Anup Kumar Bera
BARC, Mumbai

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Cooling a Quantum Processor And a few other applications of star-topology registers
more

Prof. T. S. Mahesh
IISER Pune

Time and Venue: 04:20 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building




Regulation of Human T Helper Cell Differentiation
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Prof. Riitta Lahesmaa
Turku Centre for Biotechnology, University of Turku and �bo Akademi University, Finland

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Groups with involutions: their place in geometry and representation theory
more

Prof. Dipendra Prasad
TIFR Mumbai

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall




"Regular elements in semisimple algebraic groups' Part-1
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Prof. Dipendra Prasad
TIFR, Mumbai

Time and Venue: 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM at Madhava Hall



Regular elements in semisimple algebraic groups Part 2
more

Prof. Dipendra Prasad
TIFR Mumbai

Time and Venue: 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM at Madhava Hall



Quasilinear parabolic problems - method of unified intrinsic scaling.
more

Dr. Karthik Adimurthi
Seoul National University, South Korea

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at Madhava Hall




Dr. Trevor Birkenholtz
Department of Geography and Geographic Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM at Seminar room 34, Second Floor, Main Building



The Tenfold Way To Amorphous Topological Insulators
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Prof. Vijay Shenoy
IISc., Bangalore

Time and Venue: 04:20 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building




Magnetic Skyrmions: A Topological Spin Textures
more

Dr. Ashis Kumar Nandy
Uppsala University

Time and Venue: 04:20 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Universal models in ergodic theory
more

Dr. Nishant Chandgotia
Tel Aviv University

Time and Venue: 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM at Madhava Hall



On the Possibility of a Closed String Field Theory with Cubic Action
more

Dr. Roji Pius
Perimeter Institute

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Induced Vacuum Decay by Topological Solitons
more

Prof. Manu Paranjape
Université de Montréal, Canada

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



On the Possibility of a Closed String Field Theory with Cubic Action
more

Roji Pius
Perimeter Institute

Time and Venue: 02:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Remodeling of DNA replication forks - Implications in tumorigenesis and chemoresistance
more

Dr. Arnab Ray Chaudhuri
Erasmus University Medical Center, The Netherlands

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Comprehensive phase diagram of two-dimensional space charge doped Bi2Sr2CaCu2O8+x
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Dr. Abhay Shukla
Pierre and Marie Curie University, Paris, France

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Periodically driven low-dimensional quantum systems : Graphene in tight-binding form
more

Prof. Tridev Mishra
BITS, Pilani

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Do the Fundamental Constants change with Time ?
more

Prof. Nissim Kanekar
NCRA-TIFR, Pune

Time and Venue: 04:20 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building




The low-redshift 3CRR radio galaxies
more

Prof. Mark Birkinshaw
University of Bristol

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



A spin on gravitational radiation from the classical double copy
more

Mr. Siddharth Prabhu
Yale University, US

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



The Black Hole Graviton Laser TIME BOMB
more

Prof. Manu Paranjape
Université de Montréal, Canada

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Probing disorder using optical spectroscopy across phase transition in semiconductors
more

Dr. Pankaj R. Sagdeo
Indian Institute of Technology, Indore

Time and Venue: 02:30 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building





Prof. Elena Surovyatkina
Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, Germany, and Space Research Institute of Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia.

Time and Venue: 10:15 AM to 11:15 AM at ECS Seminar room 32, Second Floor, Main Building



Two paths beyond the LHC null results
more

Dr. Rick Sandeepan Gupta
IPPP, Durham

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Explosive death in coupled nonlinear oscillators
more

Prof Manish Dev Shrimali
Central University of Rajasthan

Time and Venue: 02:30 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Search for the SM Higgs Boson produced in association with a pair of top quarks with the ATLAS detector
more

Prof. Vivek Jain
SUNY, Albany, US

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building




Dr. Guneshwar Thangjam, Max Planck Institute of Solar System Research, Göttingen
Talks: (1) Planetary geology and cosmochemistry: an overview (Wednesday, 10th January, 5 pm) (2) Geochemical evolution of second largest asteroid Vesta: Geologic implications to terrestrial world (Thursday, 11th January, 5 pm) (3) Geology of largest as

Time and Venue: 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 32, Second Floor, Main building



Cosmic Dawn : Observing Early Universe
more

Dr Vithal Tilvi
Arizona State University

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Exploring molecular assemblies and their host substrates with STM
more

Dr. Aparna Deshpande
IISER Pune

Time and Venue: 04:20 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Nanoscale Investigation of Multiferroic Domain Switching in Ferromagnetic/Ferroelectric Hetero-structures using Scanning Probe Microscopy
more

Prof. Kartik Ghosh
Missouri State University, Springfield, MO

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Understanding ultrafast magnetization dynamics from atomistic spin dynamics simulations
more

Prof. Biplab Sanyal
Uppsala University, Sweden

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



The Rhapsody of Fractional Calculus
more

Prof. Varsha Gejji
Pune University

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall




Prof Atul Jain
Department of Atmospheric Sciences, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Seminar Room 32, Second Floor, Main building



Search for exotic new physics in CMS
more

Dr. Swagata Mukherjee
Rheinisch Westfaelische Tech. Hoch. (RWTH),Germany

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Development of Synthetic Switches in Plants
more

Prof. Ashok Prasad
Colorado State University

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Pathophysiology in Rett syndrome: From circuits to cognition and therapeutics
more

Abhishek Banerjee, D.Phil
University of Zürich

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Boosted Higgs bosons: key to new physics searches at the LHC
more

Dr. Devdatta Majumder
University of Kansas, Lawrence, USA

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Dynamics of the Mandovi Estuary
more

Prof. Satish R. Shetye
Former Director, NIO, Goa and Former V.C., Goa University

Time and Venue: 05:30 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



The Hippo Pathway effector Taz is required for the formation of the Micropyle in Zebrafish
more

Dr. Chaitanya Dingare
Institute of Cell Biology and Neuroscience, Goethe University, Frankfurt-am-Main, Germany

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Blood relatives: The role of OCIA domain proteins in stem cell maintenance
more

Prof. Maneesha Inamdar
JNCASR, Bangalore

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Algorithms and neural circuits in odor-guided behavior
more

Prof. Venkatesh N. Murthy
Harvard University, Cambridge, USA

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building




Two flies on an island: Speciation in African Drosophila
more

Prof. Jerry Coyne
University of Chicago

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Sir C. V. Raman Auditorium, Lecture Hall Complex



Zeros of partial sums of L-functions
more

Dr. Akshaa Vatwani
University of Waterloo, Canada

Time and Venue: 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM at Madhava Hall



p120 ctn is a mechanotransducer that modulates E-Cadherin turnover by mechanical tension
more

Dr. K. Venkatesan Iyer
Max Planck Institute for Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics.

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Some early Ramsey-type theorems in Combinatorial Number Theory and some generalizations.
more

Prof. Sukumar Das Adhikari
HRI, Allahabad

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall



Topological quantum paramagnet in quantum spin systems
more

Dr. Darshan Joshi
Max Plank Institute for Solid State Research ,Stuttgart, Germany

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Conformally covariant powers of the Laplacian, Q-curvature and related PDE
more

Dr. Saikat Mazumdar
University of British Columbia, Canada

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall




Regulation of mechanosensitive genes and microRNAs to target atherosclerosis
more

Dr. Sandeep Kumar
Emory University, USA

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Oncogenic splicing switch and glucose metabolism in breast cancer
more

Dr. Sanjeev Shukla
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Bhopal

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building




Jacquelyn Gervay-Hague
The development of highly efficient chemical synthesis methodologies has enabled biological studies of bacterial derived immune modulating glycolipids revealing a modular exchange of carbohydrates and lipids occurring between humans and associated microbe

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 33, 2nd Floor Main Building





On Epimorphism Theorem   Fri, Dec 08, 2017

On Epimorphism Theorem
more

Dr. Neena Gupta
ISI Kolkata

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall



Entanglement under noisy environments: From quantum computation to quantum many-body physics
more

Amit Kumar Pal
Swansea University, UK

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Stable Manifold and Hopf Bifurcation in Fractional Systems
more

Dr. Amey Deshpande
Pune University

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall



Watching Molecules and Particles in Real-Time
more

Dr. Hima Manasa Kandula
UNIST, Korea

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Cell-death and cell-protection form an intertwined regulatory response in the tissue
more

Prof. B. J. Rao
Dept. of Biological Sciences, TIFR (Mini-symposium on Physicochemical phenomena and how they shape biological processes - Talk 1)

Time and Venue: 02:30 PM to 03:20 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Role of Self-organization of Min proteins in Bacterial Cell Division
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Dr. Julien Derr
University of Paris, Diederot (Mini-symposium on Physicochemical phenomena and how they shape biological processes - Talk II)

Time and Venue: 03:20 PM to 04:10 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Detection, Distribution and Comparative Genomics of Riboswitches
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Dr. Supratim Sengupta
Dept. of Physics, IISER Kolkata (Mini-symposium on Physicochemical phenomena and how they shape biological processes - Talk III)

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:20 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Affluence of microbiome may be a luxury: Comes in plenty while a few may be required
more

Dr. Palok Aich
National Institute of Science Education & Research (NISER), Bhuvaneswar

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



microRNA-mediated regulation of plant secondary metabolic pathways
more

Dr. P. V. Shivaprasad
NCBS, Bangalore

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building




Prof. Manik Talwani, Emeritus Professor, Rice University, USA
About the speaker: Manik Talwani is one of the pioneers of modern geophysics and contributed greatly to our understanding of how oceans and continents evolve. He is known especially for his studies of the Earth’s crust and the dynamics of continental marg

Time and Venue: 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM at Seminar room 34, second floor, main Building



Modeling Human Disease Using The NSG Mouse
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Dr. Berryhill
Jackson Laboratory, USA

Time and Venue: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Designing & Optimizing Mouse Breeding Schemes
more

Dr. Berryhill
Jackson Laboratory, USA

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Electric Field Induced Nonlinear Photo-luminescence of Plasmonic Gap Antennas
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Adrian Agreda
Université Bourgogne Franche-Comté

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Applications of M-theory Uplifted Desingularized Conifold Geometries Relevant to Holographic Thermal QCD at Finite Coupling Abstract :
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Mr. Karunava Sil
IIT Roorkee

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



On the $abc$ conjecture and some of its consequences
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Prof. Michel Waldschmidt
University of Paris VI

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall




On-chip optical data transfer between electrically-driven plasmonic devices
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Prof. Alexandre Bouhelier
Université Bourgogne Franche-Comté

Time and Venue: 04:20 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Probing superfluidity of ultracold atom systems via laser stirring
more

Dr. Vijay Singh
University of Hamburg, Germany

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Unveiling another dimension of transcription - G-quadruplex DNA structures are regulatory signposts genome-wide
more

Dr. Shantanu Chowdhury
CSIR-Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology, New Delhi

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building





An introduction to the representation theory of p-adic groups
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Dr. Arnab Mitra
Technion, Israel

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall



Strange Metals and Black Holes
more

Prof. Subir Sachdev
Harvard University, Cambridge

Time and Venue: 06:00 PM at C.V. Raman Auditorium, IISER Pune



The mother of all states of the kagome quantum antiferromagnet
more

Dr. Hitesh J. Changlani
Johns Hopkins University, USA

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Seminar Room No. 31, Second Floor, A Wing, Main Building



On the brain mechanisms of visual attention, saccadic eye-movements and hearing
more

Dr B Suresh Krishna
German Primate Center, Goettingen, Germany

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 33, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Topological order in quantum matter
more

Prof. Subir Sachdev
Harvard University

Time and Venue: 04:20 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Betti Numbers of Gaussian Excursions in the Sparse Regime
more

Dr. Gugan Thoppe
Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel

Time and Venue: 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM at Madhava Hall



Concentration Bounds for Stochastic Approximation with Applications to Reinforcement Learning
more

Dr. Gugan Thoppe
Technion, Israel

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM at Madhava Hall



Contributions of altered axonal lysosome transport to Alzheimer's disease pathology
more

Dr. Swetha Gowrishankar
Yale University, USA

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



On two questions regarding representations distinguished by the Galois involution.
more

Dr. Arnab Mitra
Technion, Israel

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall



Lepton Non-Universality and recent excitements in Flavour physics
more

Dr. Debjyoti Bardhan
TIFR, Mumbai

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Structural Dynamics of Biomolecules Captured By Time-resolved Cryo-Electron Microscopy
more

Dr. Sandip Kaledhonkar
Columbia University, New York, USA

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Curves, spires, and minarets: Temples of Odisha and Maharashtra
more

Dr Pushkar Sohoni
Assistant Professor, Humanities and Social Science, IISER Pune

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Seminar Room 24, First floor, Main Building



Discovery of superconductivity in a low carrier density system: Bismuth
more

Prof. S. Ramakrishnan
TIFR, Mumbai

Time and Venue: 04:20 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



CMOS Technology - Past, Present and Future
more

Prof. Souvik Mahapatra
IIT Bombay

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Could FAT combat obesity and associated metabolic disease ?
more

Dr. Sona Rajakumari
Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology, Trivandrum

Time and Venue: 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Solvable primitive extensions
more

Prof. C. S. Dalawat
HRI, Allahabad

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:31 PM at Madhava Hall



 

 

 


Prof. Anatoly B. Kolomeisky
Abstract One of the most fascinating features of biological systems is the ability to sustain an extraordinary high accuracy of all major cellular processes despite the stochastic nature of underlying chemical processes. It is widely believed that such l

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:30 PM at Seminar Room 33, 2nd Floor Main Building



Towards a search for Dark Matter candidates using atomic Dysprosium
more

Dr. Arijit Sharma
Helmholtz Institut Mainz, Germany

Time and Venue: 02:30 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Howto Define RIGHT Problem and Howto QUICKLY Solve it
more

Prof. Prakash R Apte
Retd. Emeritus Professor, IIT Bombay and COEP Pune

Time and Venue: 05:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



The prasad conjecture for PGSp(4)
more

Dr. Hengfei Lu
TIFR Mumbai

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM at Madhava Hall



Carbon-based nanocomposites for energy, environmental and biomedical applications
more

Dr. Rabah Boukherroub
Institute of Electronics, Microelectronics and Nanotechnology (IEMN), University of Lille, France

Time and Venue: 02:30 PM at Seminar Room No. 31, Second Floor, A Wing, Main Building



Phase Ordering in Some Complex Spin Systems
more

Prof. Varsha Banerji
IIT, Delhi

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Antarctica in a changing world
more

Dr Thamban Meloth
Group Director (Polar Sciences) ESSO - National Centre for Antarctic and Ocean Research Ministry of Earth Sciences (Government of India) Vasco-da-Gama, Goa - 403 004

Time and Venue: 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM at Seminar room 32, Main building



Ecology at large spatial scales: The role of environment in driving species distributions and ecosystem transitions
more

Krishnapriya Tamma
Centre for Ecological Sciences, IISc

Time and Venue: 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Pairing in cuprates: Signatures of a non-BCS paradigm
more

Dr. Vivek Mishra
Oak Ridge National Laboratory, USA

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM at Seminar Room No. 31, Second Floor, A Wing, Main Building



Study of many-body quantum dynamics in ultra-cold systems
more

Dr. Rick Mukherjee
Rice University

Time and Venue: 02:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Wildly primitive extensions   Mon, Oct 30, 2017

Wildly primitive extensions
more

Prof. C. S. Dalawat
HRI, Allahabad

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall



Exploring non-equilibrium quantum dynamics with ultracold atoms in optical lattices
more

Dr. Bodhaditya Santra
University of Hamburg, Germany

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



NMR Investigations of Soft Materials
more

B. V. N. Phani Kumar
NMR Laboratory, Inorganic & Physical Chemistry Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)-Central Leather Research Institute (CLRI), Chennai

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 33, 2nd Floor Main Building



The Sun was White, The Moon was Disobedient
more

Sea Minor
Preview: http://punemirror.indiatimes.com/others/sunday-read/a-song-for-kathmandu/articleshow/61166915.cms

Time and Venue: 07:45 PM at Sir C.V. Raman Auditorium, IISER Pune



Imbalanced Fermi-Fermi mixtures
more

Dr. Madhuparna Karmakar
Indian Institute of Technology, Madras

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building




Atmospheric chemistry research at the climate and air quality interface: Agricultural waste burning in the north west Indo-Gangetic Plain
more

Dr Vinayak Sinha
Atmospheric Chemistry and Emissions Research Group, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, IISER Mohali

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Seminar room 32



Shining light on femtosecond molecular dynamics
more

Dr. Kanaka Raju Pandiri
Kansas State University

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



EMC1: A Stabilizing Factor for A Partially Destabilized Non-Enveloped Virus During ER Membrane Penetration
more

Dr. Parikshit Bagchi
University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, USA

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Electron Transfer Dynamics in Photoelectrochemical Solar Cells and Photoconductive Coordination Frameworks
more

Dr. Aravind Kumar Chandiran
Indian Institute of Technology - Madras

Time and Venue: 03:30 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building






Dr SAIKRANTHI
Research Associate, Divecha Centre for Climate Change, CAOS, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM at Seminar Room 32, Second Floor, Main building



The history of matrix positivity preservers
more

Dr.Apoorva Khare
IISc Bangalore

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Madhava Hall



The history of matrix positivity preservers
more

Dr. Apoorva Khare
IISc Bangalore

Time and Venue: 02:30 PM to 03:30 PM at Madhava Hall



Discovery and Engineering of Enzyme Activities In Pursuit of New Antibiotics
more

Swapnil V. Ghodge , PhD
Eshelman School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Redshift as a evidence of cosmic dance and structure
more

Dr. Shadab Alam
University of Edinburgh, UK

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Two-scale Convergence and Application to Homogenization of a Hyperbolic Equation
more

Dr. Nandakumaran A. K.
Indian Institute of Science Bangalore

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall




Dr. Ashish Sharma
Research Assistant Professor, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering & Earth Sciences, University of Notre Dame’

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM at Seminar Room 32, Second Floor, Main building



Open Quantum Field Theory   Mon, Oct 09, 2017

Open Quantum Field Theory
more

Dr. R. Loganayagam
ICTS, Bangalore

Time and Venue: 04:20 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Vocal control, sensorimotor learning, and the dynamics of birdsong
more

Samuel J Sober
Associate Professor, Emory University, Georgia

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Verification of concurrent programs
more

Dr. Ashutosh Gupta
TIFR Mumbai

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at Madhava Hall



Read-once Arithmetic Branching Programs (ROABPs)
more

Dr. Arpita Korwar
IIT Kanpur

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall



Quantum Computation: hype and fact
more

Prof. Lov Grover
Ex Bell Labs, USA

Time and Venue: 05:30 PM at New Lecture Hall



Actions of algebraic torus   Wed, Oct 04, 2017

Actions of algebraic torus
more

Dr. Alok Maharana
IISER Mohali

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Physics Seminar room 31



The role of postnatal developmental periods in shaping adult neurocircuitry and behavior
more

Dr. Deepika Suri
Columbia University, NY, USA

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Spectral and transport responses of quark and hadronic matter
more

Dr. Sabyasachi Ghosh
Calcutta University

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Revisiting the Coulomb model of friction: A geometrical description of granular physics
more

Prof. Shankar Ghosh
TIFR, Mumbai

Time and Venue: 04:20 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



How does the prion protein misfold?
more

Dr. Ishita Sengupta
National Centre for Biological Sciences, Bangalore

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building




Dr. Anupam Bandyopadhyay
Specific recognition of biomolecules in the complex biological milieu inspires principally every aspect of biology and has been a long-standing goal of biological and medicinal chemists. On that front, nonribosomal amino acids and peptidomimetics have rev

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM at Seminar Room 33, 2nd Floor Main Building



Remote control of gene activity
more

Sridhar Hannenhalli
University of Maryland

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Forebrain development – from early patterning to human disorders
more

Dr. Achira Roy
Seattle Children\'s Research Institute

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building




Pritam Mukhopadhyay
Abstract Organic -conjugated molecules are fascinating building blocks and have been explored for the past several decades towards a diverse range of molecular materials [1]. One of the most pertinent challenges facing their practical applications- is th

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 33, 2nd Floor Main Building



Neural coding and plasticity in the mammalian olfactory system
more

Dr. Alan Carleton
University of Geneva

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building




The Image Data Resource: a platform for publishing, integrating and mining biological imaging data at scale
more

Prof. Jason Swedlow
University of Dundee, Dundee

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Single photon switches using Rydberg atoms
more

Dr. Weibin Li
University of Nottingham

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Hindustaan mein Urdu Zabaan ka Mustaqbil
more

Professor Saheb Ali
University of Mumbai

Time and Venue: 06:00 PM at LHC 103, IISER Pune



Physical interactions and order in cells
more

Dr. Kinjal Dasbiswas
James Franck Institute, University of Chicago

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Universality of turbulence in fluids and plasmas
more

Dr Supratik Banerjee
University of Cologne, Germany

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Quark-Gluon Plasma --- the smallest, hottest, densest, and the most perfect fluid ever produced in the laboratory
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Prof. Rajeev Bhalerao
IISER, Pune

Time and Venue: 04:20 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Thymic induction of immunological self-tolerance: the role of AIRE and its partners
more

Dr. Kushagra Bansal
Harvard Medical School, Boston

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



p-adic AdS/CFT correspondence
more

Dr. Sarthak Parikh
Princeton University

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



On the prime geodesic theorem for the Picard manifold.
more

Dr. Giacomo Cherubini
Max Planck Institute for Mathematics

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at Madhava Hall



Particle swarm optimisation in gravitational wave data analysis.
more

Dr. Rajesh Nayak
IISER, Kolkata

Time and Venue: 04:20 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Regenerative Stochastic sequences and processes and applications to Monte Carlo procedures,Title2: Polynomial formula for sums of powers of integers
more

Prof. Krishna B. Athreya
Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Iowa State University

Time and Venue: 02:30 PM to 03:30 PM at Madhava Hall



Determination of trilinear Higgs self-coupling in single Higgs processes at the LHC
more

Dr. Ambresh Shivaji
CP3, Belgium

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Enabling time-resolved scattering and diffraction experiments: tackling reaction initiation and improving time-resolution
more

Prof. Arwen Pearson
Universitat Hamburg

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Asymptotic estimates on the geometry of Laplace eigenfunctions
more

Dr. Mayukh Mukherjee,
Technion, Israel.

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall



A learning scheme for neural networks in the brain to predict and control body movement
more

Aditya Gilra, Ph.D.
EPFL, Lausanne (Wulfram Gerstner Lab)

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Selmer companion modular forms
more

Dr. Dipramit Majumdar
IIT Madras

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall



Mucosal barriers to oral viral vaccination in developing countries
more

Prof. Gagandeep Kang
Translational Health Science and Technology Institute, Faridabad

Time and Venue: 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Molecular Driving Forces underlying Channel gating
more

Dr. Baron Chanda
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Questioning the Cosmological principle
more

Prof. Tarun Souradeep
IUCAA, Pune

Time and Venue: 04:20 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



DNA-decorated Soft Nanostructures
more

Dr. Reji Varghese
Indian Institute of Science Education & Research-Thiruvananthapuram (IISER-TVM)

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:30 PM at Seminar Room 33, 2nd Floor Main Building



Transport properties of topological materials
more

Dr. Chandra Shekhar
Max Planck Institute, Dresden, Germany

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Deciphering interplay of transcription factors with epigenetic mechanisms in cell-fate decisions
more

Dr. Neha Tiwari
Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Chow group in tensor triangular geometry.
more

Dr. Umesh Dubey
HRI, Allahabad

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at Madhava Hall



Integrative modeling of biomolecular assembly structures and pathways
more

Prof. Andrej Sali
University of California San Francisco

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Dynamics of inhibitory interactions in the basal ganglia
more

Dr. Arvind Kumar
KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



ARPES, a vital tool for understanding microscopically the physics of exotic systems
more

Dr. Thirupathaiah Setti
IFW, Dresden, Germany

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Attributing a deep network’s prediction to its input features
more

Dr. Mukund Sundararajan
Google

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at LHC 103



Symmetries and Hierarchies of the Standard Model
more

Dr. Diptimoy Ghosh
Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Differential characters of Drinfeld modules and de Rham cohomology
more

Dr. Arnab Saha
Australian National University

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at LHC 301



Higher arithmetic Chow groups
more

Dr. Souvik Goswami
Texas A&M University

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at LHC 301



Conformal metrics on R n with arbitrary total Q -curvature
more

Dr. Ali Hyder
The university of Basel, Switzerland

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall



Inflation in LARGE volume scenarios
more

Dr. Pramod Kumar Shukla
ICTP, Trieste

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Bacteria network for growth and survival
more

Dr. Samay Pande
Institute of Integrative Biology, ETH Zurich

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Tapping the potential of hottest hotspot of the World biodiversity:Phytochemical profiling of medicinal Plants from SAHYADRI (WesternGhats)
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Dr. K V Radhakrishnan
CSIR-NIIST - Trivandrum

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 33, 2nd Floor Main Building



Diversity in bacteria-virus ecosystems may be facilitated by restriction-modification systems
more

Dr. Sandeep Krishna
NCBS, Bangalore

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Finite Granular/Hertzian chains go to equipartition but wait � there��s more
more

Prof. Surajit Sen
State University of New York,Buffalo, NY

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Inspiration from nature: Far-reaching impact of toxin research
more

Prof. R. Manjunatha Kini
National University of Singapore, Singapore

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



A full conjecture of José Lara Rodríguez for double zeta values in characteristic p
more

Dr. Ryotaro Harada
Nagoya University, Japan

Time and Venue: 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM at Madhava Hall



New insights into the epigenetic modulators of cardiac hypertrophy and proliferation
more

Dr. Saher Mehdi
KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building




Dynamics in Social Networks: Consensus vs. cleavage
more

Prof. S. Lakshmivarahan
School of Computer Science University of Oklahoma

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



The Chinese Reminder Theorem for Partitions
more

Ojaswi Chaurasia and Seethalakshmi K
NIT Rourkela and IISER Pune

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at Madhava Hall



Financial fluctuations and economic fundamentals: A network approach
more

Prof. Anirban Chakraborti
Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Online algorithms with recourse
more

Professor Amit Kumar
IIT Delhi

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Madhava Hall



Matrix-product States: From lattice models to field theories and cold atomic gases
more

Dr. Carlos Bolech
University of Cincinnati

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Seminar Room-31




Manifestations of spin-orbit coupling and topology in out-of-equilibrium hybrid superconducting systems
more

Dr. Nayana Shah
University of Cincinnati

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Seminar Room-31



Beyond Cell-Cell Adhesion – Understanding Non-canonical roles of E-cadherin
more

Dr. Anup Padmanabhan
Mechanobiology Institute, National University of Singapore

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Sensing magnetic and stress fields with nitrogen-vacancy spins in diamond
more

Dr. Phani Kumar
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM at Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



On the construction and dynamics of knotted fields
more

Dr Hridesh Kedia
U Chicago and MIT

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Reward sensitivity and how it affects our actions
more

Dr. Arjun Ramakrishnan
University of Pennsylvania, USA

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Structural Studies of Interaction of Ionic Liquids with Model Cellular Membrane
more

Dr. Sajal Kumar Ghosh
Shiv Nadar University, UP

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM at Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Actin in axons: contributions to dynamics and mechanics
more

Pramod Pullarkat
Raman Research Institute, Bangalore

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



A hierarchical lattice model for the H-bond network in Water
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Dr Rahul Dandekar
International Centre for Theoretical Physics, Trieste, Italy

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Seminar Room-31



Inter-Generational Sex Work Within A Denotified Nomadic Tribe: The Nats of Forbesganj, Bihar
more

Dr Subir Rana
National Institute of Advanced Studies (NIAS),Bangalore

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM at Seminar Room 24, Main Building



Environmental Social Science: Introducing an Interdisciplinary Approach to the Study of the Humanities and Social Sciences
more

Dr Pradipta Halder
School of Applied Educational Science and Teacher Education, University of Eastern Finland, Joensuu, Finland

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM at Seminar Room 24, Main Building



Interplay between Static vs Dynamic Disorder and its Influence on Electronic Properties of Hybrid Perovskite Semiconductor CH3NH3PbI3
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Dr. Dinesh Kabra
IIT Mumbai

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM at Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



The classical three body problem
more

Govind S. Krishnaswami
Chennai Mathematical Institute, Chennai

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, A Wing, Main Building



On Mingantu Spectral Radioheliograph: Introduction and Observations
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Prof. Yihua Yan
National Astronomcial Observatories, Beijing

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM at Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Molecular Mechanisms and Systems Control
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Ullas Kolthur-Seetharam
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



On the generalized Brauer-Siegel Theorem
more

Dr. Anup Dixit
University of Toronto, Canada

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall



Charge transport in solution processed semiconductors
more

Dr. Satyaprasad. P. Senanayak
University of Cambridge

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Exploring the Roles of Phase variable Restriction-Modification Systems in the human pathogen Helicobacter pylori
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Prof. D. N. Rao
Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Shaping membranes with BAR-domain proteins
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Dr. Patricia Bassereau
Institut Curie, Paris

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Universal Laws of Thermodynamics
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Dr. Manabendra Nath Bera
ICFO, The Institute of Photonic Sciences, Barcelona

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Organization of the yeast nuclear envelope
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Prof. Krishnaveni Mishra
University of Hyderabad

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Gromov's work in Riemannian geometry
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Prof. Harish Seshadri
IISc Bangalore

Time and Venue: 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM at LHC-101



The large sieve with quadratic moduli on Z and Z[i]
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Professor Stephan Baier
JNU, Delhi

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at Seminar room 41 (next to CCD)



The large sieve with quadratic moduli on Z and Z[i]
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Professor Stephan Baier
JNU, Delhi

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at Seminar room 41 (next to CCD)



Irrational rotations, random affine transformations and the central limit theorem
more

Dr. Nishant Chandgotia
Tel Aviv university

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall



Next Generation Lithium-ion battery and beyond
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Prof. Sagar Mitra
Indian Institute of Technology,Powai,Mumbai

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Delineating the magnocellular and parvocellular inputs to face perception using non-invasive neurostimulation 
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Dr. Bhuvanesh Awasthi
University of Glasgow, UK

Time and Venue: 12:00 AM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



First principles investigation on Quantum Materials
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Dr. Subhasish Mandal
Yale University

Time and Venue: 02:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Optoelectronic properties of low-dimensional nanomaterials and heterostructures
more

Dr. Chandan Biswas
University of Texas, US

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Citizen science: from fate of the Universe to fate of Earth
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Dr. Anupreeta More
Kavli Institute for Physics and Mathematics of the Universe, University of Tokyo, Japan

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Seminar Room 24, 1st Floor, Main Building



Colloids as 'BIG' Atoms: Bringing Materials Science Phenomena into Focus
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Dr. Rajesh Ganapathy
JNCASR, Bangalore

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Parseval's identity and beyond
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Prof. Mythily Ramaswamy
TIFR CAM

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall



Growing Black Holes   Thu, Mar 30, 2017

Growing Black Holes
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Prof. Prajval Shastri
Indian Institute of Astrophysics, Bengaluru

Time and Venue: 05:30 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Challenging pseudo-bipolar divisions in cancer cells with extra centrosomes
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Amitabha Mukhopadhyay, PhD
University of Chicago

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



The curious relationship between Physics and Mathematics
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Prof. Deepak Dhar
IISER Pune

Time and Venue: 05:15 PM at LHC 101



Rational design of functional materials based on crystallographic concepts and novel synthesis protocols
more

Dr. A. K. Tyagi
BARC, Mumbai

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Interacting URN Processes   Thu, Mar 23, 2017

Interacting URN Processes
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Dr. Neeraja Sahasrabudhe
IIT Powai

Time and Venue: 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM at Madhava Hall



Genomic, Proteomic and Metabolomic analysis reveals cues for sexual stage switch in malaria
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Prof. Utpal Tatu
Department of Biochemistry, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Multi-wavelength observations of the low-metallicity interstellar medium in the Large Magellanic Cloud galaxy
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Dr. Naslim Neelamkodan
National Taiwan University

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Seminar Room 32, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Control of DNA Breakage and Repair During Meiosis
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Dr. Viji V. Subramanian
New York University

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



wNMR: A local probe of magnetism in materials
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Prof. Avinash Mahajan
IIT Mumbai

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Good touch and bad touch: Direct immune cell-cell contacts in immune response and metastasis
more

Sudha Kumari, PhD
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, USA

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Long-term stability of behaviourally relevant dynamics in neural circuits
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Dr. Ashesh Dhawale
Harvard University

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Atomic Layer Deposition of Nanostructure Materials and Their Emerging Applications
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Dr. Anil U. Mane
Argonne National Laboratory, USA

Time and Venue: 03:30 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Curvature remodelling of cell membranes and its implications in cellular biophysics
more

Dr. Ramakrishnan Natesan
Department of Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



The Grothendieck inequality   Sat, Mar 11, 2017

The Grothendieck inequality
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Professor Gadadhar Misra
IISc, Bangalore

Time and Venue: 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM at Lecture Hall Complex 101




Dr. N. Arul Murugan
Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 33, Second Floor, Main Building



Why Biomedical Research needs Discovery Research
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Prof. Alejandro Sanchez Alvarado
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator, Stowers Institute for Medical Research, USA

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at 101 Lecture Hall Complex



Patterns, Broken Symmetries and Computation: Emergent complexity in collective dynamics of spatially extended dynamical systems
more

Prof. Sitabhra Sinha
IMSc Chennai

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Citizen science: from fate of the Universe to fate of Earth
more

Dr. Anupreeta More
Kavli Institute for Physics and Mathematics of the Universe, University of Tokyo, Japan

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Seminar Room 24, 1st Floor, Main Building



The biology medicine/public health interphase: Learning from viruses
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Prof. Sudhir Krishna
National Centre for Biological Sciences, Bengaluru

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Eisenstein cocycles and p-adic L-functions over imaginary quadartic fields
more

Dr. Wong Tian An
IISER Pune

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at Madhava Hall



Detection and Characterisation of Extra-solar Planets
more

Dr Sujan K. Sengupta
Indian Institute of Astrophysics, Bangalore

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Three dimensional Black Holes and the Heisenberg algebra
more

Dr. Wout Merbis
Vienna University of Technology, Vienna

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Cryo-electron microscopy (cryo-EM) studies of the ribonucleoprotein complexes: the group II intron and ribosomes
more

Dr. Prem Singh Kaushal
Wadsworth Center, NYS-Department of Health, Albany

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Microbes meet cancer: Role of Streptococcus gallolyticus in colorectal tumor development
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Dr.Ritesh Kumar
Texas A & M Health Science Center, Houston, Texas, USA

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Hox proteins and short peptide motifs in development and evolution
more

Dr. Samir Merabet
CNRS/ENS Lyon

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Shedding light on dark side of the melanin: UV-signature DNA damage without UV
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Dr. Sanjay Premi
Yale University School of Medicine, USA

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Algebraic Models of Large Scale Genome Rearrangement Events
more

Ms. Sangeeta Bhatia
Western Sydney University

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at Madhava Hall





Deciphering the Epigenetic Code of Brain Development and Function
more

Dr. Vijay Tiwari
Institute of Molecular Biology (IMB), Mainz Germany

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Quantum cosmology from Weyl anomalies
more

Dr. Teresa Bautista Solans
ICTP

Time and Venue: 02:30 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Strongly disordered superconductors
more

Dr. Vikram Tripathi
TIFR, Mumbai

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



The Super-Zeno effect: a problem from quantum control theory
more

Professor Deepak Dhar
IISER Pune

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall




Understanding geographical clines: seasonality and eco-evolutionary dynamics
more

Dr. Subhash Rajpurohit
Department of Biology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Synchronization and survival of connected bacterial populations
more

Dr. Shreyas Gokhale
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA

Time and Venue: 03:30 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Modelling healthcare-associated infections in hospitals - epidemic intelligence in action
more

Dr. Andrzej Jarynowski
Universitatea de Stat din Moldova, Poland

Time and Venue: 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Understanding principles of genome organization
more

Dr. Ajaz ul H Wani
University of Kashmir, Srinagar

Time and Venue: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



DNA Based Emerging Technologies for Biological and Bioengineering Applications
more

Dhiraj Bhatia
Institute Curie

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building




Moser-Trudinger and Adams Inequalities
more

Prof. K. Sandeep
TIFR CAM

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall



The historical origins of quantum statistics
more

Prof. Partha Ghose
S.N. Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences, Kolkata

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Multigene families are central to severe malaria
more

Dr. Suchi Goel
Centre for Infectious Disease and Research, IISc, Bangalore

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Continuous transitions from quantum to classical motions
more

Prof. Partha Ghose
S.N. Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Sideways? Problems with “bottom-up” and “top-down” approaches to understanding the origin of life
more

Prof. James Handerson Cleaves
Earth Life Science Institute, Tokyo Tech

Time and Venue: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Emergence of Complexity in the RNA World
more

Dr. Julien Derr
University of Paris, Diederot

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Quantifying artificial cellular life
more

Dr. Sheref Mansy
Centre for Integrative Biology, University of Trento, Italy

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



On the exceptional zeros of p-adic L-functions of Hilbert modular forms
more

Prof. Mladen Dimitrov
L\'Université Lille 1

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at Madhava Hall



Nanobiomaterials for Brain Therapeutics
more

Prof. Prabhas V. Moghe
Rutgers University, USA

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Transport studies in Designer solids
more

Dr. Nirat Ray
School of Physical Sciences, JNU

Time and Venue: 02:30 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Transcription termination primes RNA-mediated epigenetic genome control
more

Dr. Venkata Chalamcharla
National Cancer Institute/National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, USA

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building




Holography, Second Law and Higher Curvature Gravity.
more

Dr. Sudipta Sarkar
IIT Gandhinagar

Time and Venue: 03:30 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Gradient bounds of Modica type and a symmetry type result for parabolic reaction diffusion equations
more

Dr. Agnid Banerjee
TIFR Centre for Applicable Mathematics

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at Madhava Hall



On Langlands functoriality and the Ramanujan conjecture over function fields
more

Prof. Luis Lomeli
Pontificia Universidad Catolica De Valparaiso

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall







Dr. T. Govindaraju
Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR), Bengaluru

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM at Seminar Room 33, Second Floor, Main Building



On globalization methods and a look at twisted symmetric square L-functions
more

Prof. Luis Lomeli
Pontificia Universidad Catolica De Valparaiso

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Madhava Hall



Ultra-relativistic heavy-ion collisions and the quark-gluon plasma
more

Prof. Jean-Paul Blaizot
Saclay Nuclear Research Centre, France

Time and Venue: 05:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building




Magnetic and superconducting properties of Ca1−xNaxFe2As2 and FeSe as determined by µSR and NMR experiments
more

Dr. Rajib Sarkar
Technical University of Dresden, Germany

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



QCD, Infrared physics, LHC and all that
more

Prof. V. Ravindran
IMSc, Chennai

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Revealing molecular order across biological scales with computational microscopy
more

Dr. Shalin Mehta
University of Chicago and Marine Biological Laboratory

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



L-functions via the Langlands-Shahidi method
more

Prof. Luis Lomeli
Pontificia Universidad Catolica De Valparaiso

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Madhava Hall




Developmental mechanisms of projection neurons in the forebrain
more

Dr. Dhananjay Huilgol
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL), New York

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Molecular mechanisms regulating cell fate specification in the developing cerebral cortex
more

Dr. Bhavana Muralidharan
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building




A re-look at Ito's Stochastic differential equations
more

Prof. B. Rajeev
ISI Bangalore

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall



Probing the Electroweak Phase Transition at the LHC
more

Dr. Aniket Joglekar
Univ. of Massachussets, Amherst

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Dealing with stress: cereal roots enact austerity measures during drought to bank water
more

Dr. Jose Sebastian
Carnegie Institution for Science, Stanford University, USA

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building




Regulatory mechanism of human copper transporter ATP7B, the ‘Wilson disease protein’
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Dr. Arnab Gupta
SN Pradhan Centre for Neurosciences, University of Calcutta

Time and Venue: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building




Prof. Nikos Hadjichristidis
King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Physical Sciences and Engineering Division, Saudi Arabia

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 33, Second Floor, Main Building



Sustained odour responses in Drosophila Kenyon cells and their role in associative learning
more

Mehrab Modi
CSHL / Janelia

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building




Dr. Bidraha Bagh
Van't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM at Seminar Room 33, Second Floor, Main Building



Extracellular matrix proteolysis: a bystander or a partner in a crime?
more

Prof. Irit Sagi
Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel

Time and Venue: 02:30 PM to 03:15 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Study oppporutnities at the Weizmann Institute of Science
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Prof. Ziv Reich
The Weizmann Institute of Science

Time and Venue: 03:30 PM to 04:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building




A view à la Harish-Chandra on enhanced local Langlands parameters
more

Dr. Anne-Marie Aubert
Institute of Mathematics at Jussieu, Paris, France

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at Madhava Hall



Global Langlands parameters   Fri, Jan 13, 2017

Global Langlands parameters
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Dr. Sophie Morel
Princeton University, USA

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall



Quantum optics in different settings: optomechanics and possibly the brain?
more

Dr. Sourabh Kumar
University of Calgary, Canada

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Translating Molecular Therapy in Infectious and Genetic Disease
more

Prof. Kasturi Haldar
University of Notre Dame

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building




Prof. Prashant V. Kamat
University of Notre Dame, USA

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at LHC 101



Deciphering the Substrate Specificity of Enzymes of Unknown Function
more

Frank M. Raushel
Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas

Time and Venue: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



p-adic uniformization of some locally symmetric spaces
more

Dr. Aditya Karnataki
TIFR Mumbai

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at Madhava Hall



Circularly Polarized Light from Magnetized Current Filaments
more

Dr Ujjwal Sinha
GoLP/IPFN, Instituto Superior Tecnico Lisbon, Portugal

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Bridging the islands of protein families in sequence space using artificial sequences
more

Prof. N. Srinivasan
Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

Time and Venue: 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building