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Tunable symmetries and Berry’s phase in few layer graphene
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Dr. Mandar M. Deshmukh
TIFR, MUmbai

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



Regulation of mitochondrial size and number under mitochondria stress.
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Dr. Manish Jaiswal
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Hyderabad

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



Spins on a Kagome Lattice: Topological Magnons
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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.
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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
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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
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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
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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)
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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.
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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
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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
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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
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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?
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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.
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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
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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
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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.
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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
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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.
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Prof. M. Krishnamurthy
TIFR, Hyderabad

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



SUPERSYMMETRY: ASPIRATIONS AND PROSPECTS
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
more

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
more

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
more

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
more

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
more

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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
more

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
more

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
more

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
more

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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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.
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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.
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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.
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
more

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
more

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
more

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
more

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
more

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
more

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
more

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
more

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
more

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
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



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
more

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
more

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
more

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
more

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
more

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
more

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
more

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
more

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
more

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
more

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
more

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
more

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
more

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’
more

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
more

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
more

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
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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



Moonwalking flies: Neural basis for directed walking in Drosophila
more

Salil Bidaye
University of California, Berkeley, USA

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




Exploring the New Frontier of Gravitational-Wave Astronomy
more

Dr. Frederick J. Raab
LIGO Laboratory, USA

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



Rational Points   Mon, Jan 09, 2017

Rational Points
more

Prof. Dinakar Ramakrishnan
California Institute of Technology

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



The Quest for Dark Matter at the LHC - A Supersymmetric perspective from CMS -
more

Prof. Frank Wuerthwein
University of California San Diego (UCSD), USA

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



Scientific investigation using engineering principles and tools: examples from cell signaling and culture process development
more

Dr. Madhuresh Sumit
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (IISER Alumni - 2006 batch)

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




Graphene Draped Silicon-Films for High Performance Lithium-Ion Batteries
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Dr. Nikhil Koratkar
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in the USA

Time and Venue: 03:30 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Light sheet microscope: A quantitative bioimaging tool 
more

Dr. Anand Pratap Singh
Mechanobiology Institute, Singapore

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




Integrative structure determination of the yeast centrosome
more

Shruthi Viswanath, Ph.D
University of California San Francisco, USA

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



The cohomology of certain quotients of products of upper half planes and upper half spaces
more

Dr. Amod Agashe
Florida State University

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



Integrative Analyses: How to utilise what is false to discover what could be true
more

Dr. Francois Iris
Chairman, Chief Science & Technology Officer at Bio-Modelling Systems, Paris, France

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



Nonlinear photonics in confined media
more

Dr. Vivek Venkataraman
Harvard University, Cambridge, USA

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



A combinatorial Fourier transform for quiver representation varieties in type A
more

Dr. Jacob Matherne
University of Massachusetts Amherst

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




Linking Epigenetics with Evolution via molecular chaperones
more

Dr. Ritwick Sawarkar
Max Planck Institute of Immunobiology and Epigenetics, Freiburg, Germany

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




High performance iron based magnetocaloric nanomaterials
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Dr. Varun Chaudhary
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

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



Beyond the tip of the iceberg: uncovering hidden genetic variants in Drosophila using long molecule sequencing
more

Dr Mahul Chakraborty
University of California Irvine

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



Immune Regulation of Autoimmune Demyelinating Disease
more

Nitin J. Karandikar, MD, PhD
University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine

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




Prof. Fan Baomin
YMU-HKBU Joint Laboratory of Traditional Natural Medicine, Yunnan Minzu University, Kunming, China

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM at Seminar Room 33, Second Floor, Main Building



Hippo Signaling in Breast Cancer Progression
more

Dr Madhura Kulkarni
Cancer Science Institute of Singapore, Centre for Translational Medicine, Singapore

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



KPZ story   Thu, Dec 22, 2016

KPZ story
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Prof. Satya Majumdar
University of Paris-Sud

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




Dr. Shivaprakash Ramakrishna
Department of Materials, Laboratory for Surface Science and Technology, ETH Zurich, Switzerland

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM at Seminar Room 33, Second Floor, Main Building



Inferring drug effects on cancer evolution and heterogeneity: from bulk to single cells
more

Dr. Shaon Chakraborty
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

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



Matter waves exposed to the external world: from decoherence to gravity and back
more

Prof. Ron Folman
Ben Gurion University, Beersheba - Israel

Time and Venue: 04:10 PM at C V Raman Auditorium, LHC



Towards compactifications of CalogeroMoser space
more

Dr. Asilata Bapat
University of Georgia Athens

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



On conformal supergravities in four space-time dimensions
more

Prof. Bernard de Wit
ITP, Utrecht, Nikhef

Time and Venue: 06:00 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building




Vector bundles and finite covers
more

Dr. Anand Deopurkar
University of Georgia Athens, USA

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




RNA toxicity in disease   Mon, Dec 19, 2016

RNA toxicity in disease
more

Mani S. Mahadevan, M.D., FRCP
University of Virginia

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



Defects by Design   Mon, Dec 19, 2016


Dr. Sneha Bajpe
Inorganic Chemistry Laboratory, University of Oxford, UK.

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



Dadabhai Naoroji and the Genesis of Swaraj
more

Dr. Dinyar Patel
Assistant Professor of South Asian History, University of South Carolina.

Time and Venue: 12:01 PM to 01:00 PM at SSeminar Room 24 (former Board Room), 1st Floor, Main Building



The Fanconi anemia proteins FANCD2 and FANCI modulate the dynamic organization of splicing factors
more

Dr. María Moriel-Carretero
Institute of Human Genetics, CNRS, Montpellier, France

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



The overline{partial}-problem in pseudoconcave annuli
more

Dr. Debraj Chakrabarti
Central Michigan University

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



Introduction to Knots, Knotoids and Detecting the UnKnot
more

Prof. Louis H. Kauffman
University of Illinois at Chicago

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



Quantum Computing and Majorana Fermions
more

Prof. Louis H. Kauffman
University of Illinois at Chicago

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at LHC-103



Smart Machines: Driving the Fourth Industrial Revolution?
more

Bijilash Babu
Epika, Thiruvananthapuram

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



Idealizations and Connected sums
more

Dr. H. Ananthnarayan
IIT Bombay

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



Story of Height Pairings   Mon, Dec 05, 2016

Story of Height Pairings
more

Dr. Souvik Goswami
ICMAT,Madrid,Spain

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



A Membrane Paradigm : The Next to Leading Order Story and instablity
more

Dr. Subhajit Mazumdar
TIFR, Mumbai

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



A silent looping journey has boundaries
more

Prof. Rohinton Kamakaka
University of California, Santa Cruz California, USA

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




Non-equilibrium statistical physics for small quantum systems
more

Dr. Bijay Kumar Agarwalla
University of Toronto, Canada

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



Moduli space of planar polygons: a topological study of mechanical linkages
more

Dr. Priyavrat Deshpande
CMI,Chennai

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



Novel Classes of Supramolecules and Macromolecules: Design, Synthesis and Applications
more

Dr. Mintu Porel
Cornell University, Ithaca, New York

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



Epigenetic regulation by long non-coding RNAs and histone modifiers through the lens of X-chromosome inactivation
more

Srimonta Gayen, PhD
University of Michigan Medical School

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



MAPPING THYROID AXIS EVOLUTION THROUGH METAMORPHOSIS
more

Prof. Deborah M Power
Universidade do Algarve, Faro, Portugal

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



Simultaneous Bilinear Equations and Metric Foliations of Spheres
more

Professor Akhil Ranjan
IIT Powai

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



Variation of Anticyclotomic Iwasawa Invariants in Hida families.
more

Dr. Matteo Longo
Department of Mathematics,Universities of Padua

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



Structural insights into RNA-processing enzymes
more

Prof. Dr. Ralf Ficner
Department of Molecular Structural Biology, Georg-August-University Goettingen, Germany

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



Tensor triangular Chow group   Thu, Nov 24, 2016

Tensor triangular Chow group
more

Dr. Umesh Dubey
HRI, Allahabad

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at Seminar Room 41



Recent Development in Analysis of Regime Switching Market
more

Dr. Anindya Goswami
IISER Pune

Time and Venue: 02:30 PM to 03:00 PM at Seminar Room 41



Big Idea-Data and Analytics   Wed, Nov 23, 2016

Big Idea-Data and Analytics
more

Dr. Sandeep Rakshit
D Y Patil Institute of Management

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at Seminar Room 41



The Iwasawa main conjectures for elliptic curves.
more

Dr. Matteo Longo
Department of Mathematics,Universities of Padua

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



Feynman Kac representation of path dependent PDEs
more

Dr. Ludger Overbeck
Justus-Liebig-Universität Giessen

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



Deadly innovations. ‘Venomics’ for evolution, ecology, and snakebite management
more

Dr. Kartik Sunagar
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

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




Dr. Suchetan Pal
Center for Molecular Imaging and Nanotechnology (CMINT), Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, USA

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM at Seminar Room 33, Second Floor, Main Building



Path decompositions of regular graphs and multigraphs.
more

Professor Shailesh Tipnis
Illinois State University

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



Where do little elliptic curves go?
more

Professor Jose Ignacio Burgos Gil
ICMAT, Madrid, Spain

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



Dissecting cell biology using proteomics
more

Dr. Maddika SubbaReddy
Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics (CDFD), Hyderabad

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



Oxide hetero-interfaces: Emergent phenomena in “plane” view
more

Prof. Arghya Taraphder
IIT Kharagpur

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



Singularities of Schubert Varieties---a selective survey
more

PRof. K. N. Raghavan
IMSc Chennai

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



Zeroth law in non-equilibrium - a hot needle in water
more

Dr. Pradeep K. Mohanty
Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics, Kolkatta

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



A competition mechanism positions non-membrane-bound organelles in cells
more

Shambaditya Saha
Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics, Dresden, Germany

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



Class numbers of certain number fields.
more

Prof.(Dr.)Kalyan Chakraborty
HRI Allahabad

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



An invitation to C*-algebras and groupoids
more

Dr. Rohit D. Holkar
IISER Pune

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



The effects of habitat loss, barred owls, and climate on the long-term demography of the Northern Spotted Owl
more

Janice Reid
Wildlife Biologist, US Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station

Time and Venue: 05:15 PM to 06:15 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



The Fascinating World of Ultra Cold Atoms in Optical Lattices
more

Prof. H R Krishnamurthy
IISC Bangalore

Time and Venue: 06:00 PM at C V Raman Auditorium



Solar Flares and Energetic Particles
more

Dr. Eduard Kontar
University of Glasgow, UK

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



Optical and high field magneto-optical investigations on atomically thin sheets of WS2, WSe2, MoSe2 and MoTe2: A new family of semiconductors
more

Dr. Ashish Arora
University of Münster, Germany

Time and Venue: 02:30 PM to 03:30 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, A Wing, Main Building



Stellar Dynamics and Statistical Mechanics
more

Prof. Seshadri. Sridhar
Raman Research Institute, Bangalore

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



Kinetic Physics of Turbulent Collisionless Astrophysical Plasmas
more

Dr Tulasi Parashar
University of Delaware

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



Artificial atoms interacting with photons and phonons
more

Dr. Baladitya Suri
Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden

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



Circadian clock facilitates memory formation in Drosophila melanogaster
more

Nitin S Chouhan
Rudolf Virchow Centre, University of Wuerzburg, Germany (IISER Pune Alumni - 2006 batch)

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



Electronic Structure of Complex Materials: from First-principles study to Materials Modeling
more

Prof. Tanusri Saha-Dasgupta
S.N. Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences, Kolkata

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



Deciphering the mechanics and the genetics of cell flattening in Drosophila
more

Dr. Muriel Grammont
Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon, France

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



Fluctuations and Transport Phenomena in Horizon-Fluids for Black Holes
more

Dr. Swastik Bhattacharya
IISER, Trivandrum

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



Regularization of ideal flow   Mon, Oct 24, 2016

Regularization of ideal flow
more

Dr. Govind Krishnaswami
Chennai Mathematical Institute

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



Molecular structure and mechanism of activation for the heat-sensing capsaicin receptor
more

Dr. Kenton Swartz
NINDS (NIH, Bethesda, USA)

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



Seesaw and multileptons at the LHC
more

Dr. Peter Thomassen
Rutgers university

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



Patterning and morphogenesis during early flower development
more

Dr. Pradeep Das
Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon, France

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



An overview of Artificial Intelligence
more

Professor Hari Sahasrabuddhe
IIT Bombay

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



Argumentative biologies: sources and consequences of immunological diversity
more

Dr. Satyajit Rath
National Institute of Immunology, New Delhi

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



Diaz-Saa inequality for variable exponent problems
more

Prof. Giacomoni, Jacques
University of Pau, France

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



Multiwavelength investigations of solar eruptions and associated physical processes
more

Dr. Pankaj Kumar
Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute (KASI), Daejeon

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



Spatio-temporal dynamics of signaling pathways altered by “undruggable proteins” in cancer using peptide discovery and protein engineering
more

Dr. Amol Shivange
California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, USA

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



Encoding mechano-memories in F-actin networks
more

Dr. Sayantan Majumdar
James Franck Institute, the University of Chicago, USA

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



IMS Bordeaux: Wave-based resonant microsensors for chemical and biological detection, examples of environmental and health related applications
more

Prof. Corinne Dejous
University of Bordeaux, France

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



Sharp Functional Inequalities of Hardy Type and Involving Curvature on Riemannian Manifolds
more

Dr. Debdip Ganguly
Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa

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



Anderson localization and Levy sums in random lasers
more

Dr. Sushil Mujumdar
TIFR, Mumbai

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




Prof Sujatha Ramadorai
University of British Columbia and Adjunct Faculty, IISER Pune

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM at LHC 101



Singing Patterns of Pied Bush chat (Saxicola caprata) across Years and Nesting Cycles
more

Navjeevan Dadwal
Gurukula Kangri University, Haridwar

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



How to get published in Nature titles!
more

Dr. Sachin Ranade
Associate Editor, Nature Communications

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



Electrons go to Bollywood!   Fri, Oct 07, 2016

Electrons go to Bollywood!
more

Dr. Keshav M Dani
Okinawa institute of science and technology, Japan

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



New pertubative techniques to solve equations of gravity
more

Dr. Sayantani Bhattacharyya
IIT Kanpur

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



Solar Magnetic Fields and Cycles: Understanding the Dynamo Mechanism
more

Dr. Bidya Binayak Karak
High Altitude Observatory, Boulder, CO, USA

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



Studying Charge Carrier Dynamics by Fluctuation Spectroscopy - An Overview
more

Prof. Jens Mueller
Institute of Physics, Goethe-University Frankfurt, Germany

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




On Boolean functions with nonlinearity greater than bent concatenation bound
more

Professor Subhamoy Maitra
Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata

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



Bacterial Epigenetics revealed by SMRT sequencing: A bonanza for characterizing Restriction-Modification systems.
more

Richard D. Morgan
New England Biolabs, Inc., Ipswich, USA

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



Symmetries, Physics and a Jaguar
more

Dr. Sudarshan Ananth
IISER Pune

Time and Venue: 05:30 PM at LHC 101



Friction forces at tissue boundaries drive tissue morphogenesis during embryonic development
more

Dr. Michael Smutny
Institute of Science and Technology Austria

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



Learning from the diversity in CD4 T cell responses
more

Dr. Vineeta Bal
National Institute of Immunology, New Delhi

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



Positioning the Plane of Cell Division: the Role of Cortical Centralspindlin
more

Dr. Angika Basant
Department of Molecular Genetics and Cell Biology, The University of Chicago

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



Emergent states of quantum matter
more

Prof. Ross McKenzie
University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at LHC 101



Hecke algebras and the Langlands program
more

Manish Mishra
Hecke algebras and the Langlands program

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM at Madhava Hall



Quantum Gravity, Very Early Universe and the Cosmic Microwave Background
more

Dr. Brajesh Gupt
Penn State University, USA

Time and Venue: 05:15 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building




Pattern Formation in the Kinetics of Phase Transitions
more

Prof. Sanjay Puri
JNU, Delhi

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



GPCR-Cholesterol Interaction: Novel Insights in Health & Disease
more

Prof. Amitabha Chattopadhyay
Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology, Hyderabad

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



Localization in context: exact results for quantum black hole entropy
more

Dr. Valentin Reys
NIKHEF, Amsterdam

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



Rational dilation and its connection with geometry of underlying complex domain
more

Dr. Sourav Pal
IIT Bombay

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



Longest increasing path within the critical strip
more

Dr. Mathew Joseph
University of Sheffield

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM at Seminar Room 41



Minicourse on rough path theory Part-3
more

Dr. Atul Shekhar
ISI Bangalore

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



Understanding cellular and molecular cues that drive axolotl limb regeneration
more

Dr Prayag Murawala
Universit�¤t Dresden DFG-Center for Regenerative Therapies Dresden

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



Minicourse on rough path theory Part-2
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Dr. Atul Shekhar
ISI Bangalore

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



Minicourse on rough path theory Part-1
more

Dr. Atul Shekhar
ISI Bangalore

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



The day the fate of the universe hung on the whims of a portly fly…
more

Dr. Arun Thalapillil
IISER Pune

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



Twin primes and the parity problem
more

Dr. Akshaa Vatwani
University of Waterloo

Time and Venue: 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM at Seminar Room 41



Quantum Technology research in New Zealand
more

Prof David Hutchinson
University of Otago, New Zealand

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



Genomics Healthcare and Research
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Dr. Nikhil Phadke
GenePath Dx (Causeway Healthcare Pvt Ltd)

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



On gaps between zeros of Epstein's zeta function
more

Dr. Stephan Baier
Jawaharlal Nehru University

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



Wierstrass approximation thm for continuous functions on unit interval by polynomials via weak law for coin tossing and Stirlings formula via local clt for Poisson rv.
more

Prof. Krishna B. Athreya
Iowa State University

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



Group actions and non-Kahler complex manifolds.
more

Dr. Mainak Poddar
METU NCC

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



General Glivenko Cantelli thms
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Prof. Krishna B. Athreya
Iowa State University

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



The Web-of-Life - An Evolutionary Stimulus in Changing Environments?
more

Prof. Mike Arnold
Department of Genetics, University of Georgia Athens, Georgia, USA

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





Prof. Jitendra K. Bera
Department of Chemistry Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM at Seminar Room 33, Second Floor, Main Building



Riemannian Geometry and Matrix Means
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Prof Rajendra Bhatia
Indian Statistical Institute, Delhi

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Madhava Hall, 3rd floor, Main Building



Biological Water in Amyloid Proteins
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Dr. Samrat Mukhopadhyay
IISER, Mohali

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



A Brief History of Fourier Series
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Prof Rajendra Bhatia
Indian Statistical Institute, Delhi

Time and Venue: 05:30 PM to 06:30 PM at LHC 101



Pathophysiology and Molecular Pathways Regulating Pericyte Phenotype in Type 2 Diabetes. The Gestational Diabetes Mellitus Placental Model
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Dr Rekha Samuel
Christian Medical College, Vellore

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



Using Dynamic Programming to Solve Sequential Decision Models
more

Dr. Jeremy Eckhause
RAND Corporation

Time and Venue: 06:00 PM to 07:00 PM at LHC-103



Challenges and Perspectives beyond Li-ion Intercalation Chemistry
more

Dr. V. Aravindan
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

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



Lattice Supersymmetry and Applications to Gauge/Gravity Duality
more

Dr. Anosh Joseph
University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom

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



Dual extrinsic cues generate temporal identity in neural stem cell lineages
more

Dr. Syed Hussain Mubarak
University of Oregon, USA

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



Electronic phase transitions and vibrational modes in 2D materials
more

Dr. Abhay Shukla
Pierre and Marie Curie University, Paris, France

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



Topoisomerase IV activity in bacteria gets a redox switch
more

Dr. Sunish Radhakrishnan
IISER, Thiruvananthapuram

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



Quantum Field Theory beyond weak coupling perturbation theory.
more

Dr. Sachin Jain
Cornell University, United States

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



A card trick: Protocol, Graph model and extensions
more

Professor Shailesh Tipnis
Illinois State University

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



Gravitation, Entanglement and Correlation: a grand emerging confluence
more

Prof. Sunil Mukhi
IISER Pune

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



Hybrid Perovskites solar cells: Opportunities and challenges
more

Dr. Aditya D. Mohite
Los Alamos National Laboratory, New Mexico, United States

Time and Venue: 03:30 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Condensates, Coherence and Dicke superradiance
more

Dr. Vivek M. Vyas
The Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Chennai

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





A dual version of Ore's theorem for boolean intervals
more

Dr. Mamta Balodi
IMSC

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM at Seminar Room 41



Mirror, Mirror on the Wall …….and some other aspects of Corvid Brain Structure and Cognition
more

Dr. Soumya Iyengar
NBRC Manesar

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



Homological projective duality
more

Dr. Umesh Dubey
Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

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



Direct Excimer Laser Ablation for Smaller Features Sizes in Advanced Chip Packaging.
more

Dr. Burkhard Fechner
Coherent GmbH, Goettingen, Germany

Time and Venue: 03:30 PM at Physics Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Dark matter of the human genome and complex proteome
more

Dr. Sudhakaran Prabhakaran
Dept. of Genetics, University of Cambridge, UK

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




High-resolution three-dimensional imaging of C. elegans
more

Dr. Sudip Mondal
The University of Texas at Austin, Texas, USA

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



Gammaherpesvirus-mediated deregulation of cell signaling & immune surveillance: Implications in host pathogenesis & cancers
more

Dr. Shuvomoy Banerjee
Amity University, Noida Campus New Delhi NCR

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




Prof. Kana M. Sureshan
Department of Chemistry, IISER Thiruvananthapuram

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




Reversible elements of complex hyperbolic isometries
more

Dr. Krishnendu Gongopadhyay
IISER Mohali

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



Anyon binding and fractional angular momenta of impurity particles in a quantum Hall liquid
more

Dr. Sreejith G J
Max Planck Institute for Physics of Complex Systems,Dresden,Germany

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



The quest for astrophysical transients
more

Dr. Varun Bhalerao
IUCAA, Pune

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



Multimodal sensing in the natural environment: A comparative perspective
more

Dr. Anand Krishnan
Dept of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Johns Hopkins University

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



Membrane protein structures without crystals, by single particle electron cryomicroscopy
more

Dr. Vinothkumar K. R.
MRC-Laboratory of Molecular Biology Cambridge, UK

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



Timing is the key to survival: is Lingulodinium circadian system unique?
more

Dr. Sougata Roy
EBI-Hinxton and EMBL Heidelberg

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



Applying new design rules to create synthetic heterochromatin-targeted regulators of RNA polymerase II
more

Prof. Aseem Ansari
The Genome Center and The Department of Biochemistry, University of Wisconsin-Madison

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



Collective cellular flows during morphogenesis
more

Dr.Amitabha Nandi
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay

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



Neuron-produced Activin β supports hematopoiesis in the Drosophila larva
more

Dr. Kalpana Makhijani
University of California San Fransisco

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



Statistical simulation usin g Adaptive Markov Chain Monte Carlo techniques
more

Dr. Arunangshu Biswas
Precidency University Kolkata

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





Electrode Materials Synthesis, Engineering and Characterization for Rechargeable Batteries
more

Prof. Vilas Pol
Purdue University, West Lafayette, USA

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



Functional Materials - Biomass as A Platform for Molecular Design
more

Prof. George John
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, The City College of the City University of New York (CUNY), USA

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



Development of Novel Chemical Tools for Biological Applications
more

Dr. Sambashiva Banala
Janelia Research Campus, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

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




On the Gaps Between Non-Zero Fourier Coefficients of Cusp Forms of Higher Weight
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DR. V. G. NARASIMHA KUMAR CHERAKU
IIT Hyderabad

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



Dysfunctional endothelium and vascular progenitors: A legacy of impaired glucose metabolism
more

Dr. Madhulika Dixit
Department of Biotechnology, IIT Madras

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



Influence of low-level stimulus features on high-level stimulus categorization? Behavioral and neural evidence
more

Dr. Bhuvanesh Awasthi
University of Glasgow, UK

Time and Venue: 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Molecular links between nutrition, reproduction, and lifespan
more

Dr. Manjunatha Thondamal
University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC), Rochester NY

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



Structural insights into key events during translation initiation
more

Dr. Tanweer Hussain
MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge, UK

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



Immunogen design for HIV-1 and influenza
more

Prof. Raghavan Varadarajan
Molecular Biophysics Unit, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

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




Quantum control and simulation with nuclear spins
more

Dr Chandrasekhar Ramanathan
Department of Physics and Astronomy, Dartmouth College, Hanover

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



Periodically Driven "Closed" Quantum Many-body System: From Dynamical Freezing to Periodic Gibbs' ensemble
more

Dr Arnab Das
Indian Assoc. for the Cultivation of Science, Kolkata

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




Prof. Partha Sarathi Mukherjee
Inorganic and Physical Chemistry Department, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM at Seminar Room 33, Second Floor, Main Building



Monopole Operators in 3d N=2 Chen-Simons matter theories
more

Dr Tarun Sharma
Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel

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




Understanding speciation in Asian tropical forests: a case study each of centipedes and butterflies
more

Dr. Jahnavi Joshi
National Centre for Biological Sciences, Bengaluru

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



Measuring the Invasive Terpenome for Genomic Signatures That Endow Competitive Superiority
more

Dr. Gitanjali Yadav
National Institute of Plant Genome Research (NIPGR), New Delhi, India

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



Real special 2-groups   Tue, Apr 19, 2016


Dr. Dilpreet Kaur
Symbiosis Institute of Technology, Pune

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



Cooling Ions with Atoms   Mon, Apr 18, 2016

Cooling Ions with Atoms
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Prof. Sadiqali Rangwala
RRI, Bangalore

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



Of Flies and Food: Neural basis of food memories, deprivation states and food emesis in Drosophila
more

Dr. Gaurav Das
University of Oxford, UK

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




Prof. Hyung-il Lee
Department of Chemistry University of Ulsan Ulsan 680-749, Korea

Time and Venue: 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM at Seminar Room 33, Second Floor, Main Building



Mechanisms of Shiga Toxin Clustering and Entry into Cells
more

Dr. Senthil Arumugam
University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

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



DNP followed by high resolution NMR: Two approaches
more

Dr. Sankeerth Hebbar
University of Nottingham, UK

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




A global galactic dynamo with a corona constrained by relative helicity
more

Dr Arun Mangalam
Indian Institute of Astrophysics, Bangalore

Time and Venue: 03:30 PM at Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Non-relativistic fields and fluids on curved backgrounds
more

Arpita Mitra
S. N. Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences, Kolkata

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM at Seminar Room 32, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Influenza virus capsid disassembly: how a hard nut cracks itself to infect cells by carjacking molecular motors
more

Dr. Indranil Banerjee
Friedrich Miescher Institute for Biomedical Research, Basel, Switzerland

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



Low frequency radio observations of the Sun
more

Dr R Ramesh
Indian Institute of Astrophysics, Bangalore

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at Seminar Room No. 31, Second Floor, A Wing, Main Building




Decoding the principles of epithelial-hybrid-mesenchymal transitions
more

Mohit Kumar Jolly
Rice University, Houston, TX, USA

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



Recent exciting developments of astrophysics: compact objects to astrophysical fluids
more

Prof. Banibrata Mukhopadhyay
IISc, Bangalore

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM at LHC 101



Intermittency route to thermoacoustic instability in turbulent combustors
more

Dr. R.I.Sujith
Indian Institute of Technology Madras

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



Airflow sensing in flying insects
more

Dr. Sanjay Sane
National Centre for Biological Sciences, Bangalore

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



Heterointerface Engineering of Correlated Oxides
more

Dr. Srimanta Middey
Department of Physics, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR, USA

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



Role of waves and small-scale transients in the heating of solar atmosphere
more

Dr Girjesh Gupta
IUCAA, Pune

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




Prof. Xile Hu
Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) Lausanne, Switzerland

Time and Venue: 03:30 PM at Seminar Room 33, Second Floor, Main Building





Dr. Mahesh Hariharan
School of Chemistry, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Thiruvananthapuram,

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM at Seminar Room 33, Second Floor, Main Building



Quantum Dots: Single Photon Emitters for On-Chip Integrated Nanophotonics
more

Prof. Anupam Madhukar
University of Southern California

Time and Venue: 03:30 PM at Seminar Room 31, 2nd Floor, Main Building




Prof. Yitzhak Tor
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California, San Diego, USA

Time and Venue: 03:00 PM at Seminar Room 33, Second Floor, Main Building



Quantum Dots: What, Why, How, and ??
more

Prof. Anupam Madhukar
University of Southern California

Time and Venue: 03:30 PM at LHC 101



Underground Tuning: Natural Variation of Arabidopsis Root Development under Iron Deficiency
more

Dr. Santosh Sathbhai
Gregor Mendel Institute of Molecular Plant Biology, Vienna, Austria

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



Anisotropic metamaterials provide for novel applications
more

Dr. S. Anantha Ramakrishna
Department of Physics, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur - 208016, India

Time and Venue: 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM at Seminar Room 31, 2nd floor, A wing, Main building



Quantum Phases and Phase Transitions in Two-Dimensional Diffusive Metals at Oxide Interfaces
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Prof. Ramesh Budhani
Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur

Time and Venue: 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM at Seminar Room 31, 2nd floor, A wing, Main building



N=4 conformal supergravity   Wed, Mar 16, 2016


Dr. Bindusar Sahoo
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Thiruvananthapuram

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



The mechanical control of neuronal development and function
more

Dr. Kristian Franze
University of Cambridge, UK

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



Turning Science into Technology: A Logical Path of Scientific Research
more

Dr. Rudra Pratap
IISC Bangalore

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



Two examples of simplicity and robustness: Metal adhesive polymers and intragel reactivity
more

Prof. Dr. David Díaz Díaz
Heisenberg Professor Universität Regensburg, Germany

Time and Venue: 04:30 PM at Seminar Room 33, Second Floor, Main Building



Metamaterials with broadband response
more

Prof. Achanta Venu Gopal
TIFR - Mumbai

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



An autoregulatory RelB:p50 NFκB pathway exacerbates environmental drug resistance in multiple myeloma
more

Dr. Soumen Basak
National Institute of Immunology, Delhi

Time and Venue: 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, 2nd Floor, Main Building



Deciphering molecular mechanisms of non-enveloped virus entry and membrane penetration
more

Dr. Manidipa Banerjee
IIT, Delhi

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



Hochschild and cyclic (co)homology of certain algebras
more

Dr. Safdar Quddus
NISER, Bhubaneswar

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



Where did I come from? -Peroxisomes search for an answer
more

Dr. Amit Joshi
National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD

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




Understanding anomalous transport in one-dimensional systems through fluctuating hydrodynamics.
more

Dr. Abhishek Dhar
ICTS, Bangalore

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



The edges of Galaxy clusters and self-interaction cross-section of dark matter
more

Dr. Surhud More
IPMU Tokyo

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



The Science Case for Future Circular Colliders
more

Prof. Ashutosh Kotwal
Duke University, United States

Time and Venue: 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM at Seminar Room No. 31, Second Floor, A Wing, Main Building



Text Mining: Opportunities and Challenges
more

Prof. Padmini Srinivasan
Department of Computer Science, University of Iowa

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Seminar Room 34, Second Floor, Main Building, IISER Pune



Topological sigma models and fluid dynamics
more

Dr. R. Loganayagam
(TIFR-ICTS, Bangalore, IAS Princeton)

Time and Venue: 05:30 PM to 06:30 PM at Seminar Room No. 31, Second Floor, A Wing, Main Building



Understanding the Role of Sporozoite Challenge in the Shaping the Fate of Plasmodia Liver-Stage Specific CD8+ T cell Memory
more

Prof. Sarat Kumar Dalai
Institute of Science, Nirma University, Ahmedabad

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



Highly selective allylation with functionalized allylboronic acids
more

Prof. Kalman Szabo
Department of Organic Chemistry, Stockholm University, Sweden

Time and Venue: 04:00 PM at Seminar Room 33



Zeros of random analytic functions
more

Dr. Manjunath Krishnapur
IISc Bangaluru

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



Novel Protein Fluorescent Nanoparticles (GlowDots) as pH Sensors
more

Prof. Challa V. Kumar
Fulbright Fellow (IISc) and Professor, Department of Chemistry, University of Connecticut Storrs CT USA.

Time and Venue: 05:00 PM at Seminar Room 33