Group Members

Ab Initio Theory Group

Group Leader

Varadharajan Srinivasan
Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry
Adjunct Professor (IAF), Department of Physics

Phone: +91-755-2691 315
Email: vardha@iiserb.ac.in
Address: Room. No. 225, Academic Block 2, IISER Bhopal, Bhopal- 462066

Graduate Students

Paresh Chandra Rout

Research Interests: Multiferroics, ferroelectrics, topological insulators, electronic structure at interfaces and surfaces.

Phone: +91-755-6691 316
Email: pareshchandra@iiserb.ac.in
Office: Room. No. 201, Academic Block 2

Manish Kumar

Research Interests:

Phone: +91-755-6691 316
Email: manishkumar@iiserb.ac.in
Office: Room. No. 201, Academic Block 2

Satyajit Mandal

Research Interests:

Phone: +91-755-6691 316
Email: smandal92@iiserb.ac.in
Office: Room. No. 201, Academic Block 2

Post-doctoral Fellows

Undergraduate Students

Ardhra S.

Research Interests: Magnetism in metallo-porphyrins

Phone: +91-755-6691 316
Email: ardhras@iiserb.ac.in
Office: Room. No. 201, Academic Block 2

Nesta Benno Joesph

Research Interests: Photophysics of TMDC flakes

Phone: +91-755-6691 316
Email: nestaj@iiserb.ac.in
Office: Room. No. 201, Academic Block 2

Shradha Behera

Research Interests: Heterogenous catalysis

Phone: +91-755-6691 316
Email: shrab@iiserb.ac.in
Office: Shell, Bengaluru

Former Members

Dr. Kaustubh Kaluskar

Current position: Boeing, Bengaluru

Amit Kumar

Current position:

Ankita Katiyar

Current position: Ph.D student, University of Kansas

Dr. Sanjay Kumar

Current position:

Dr. Jay Singh Meena

Current Position: Assistant Professor at LNCT, Bhopal

Avik Biswas

Current Position: Ph.D. student at Temple University, USA

Parth Chaturvedi

Current Position: Ph.D. student at IISER Pune

Sanket Walujkar

Current Position: Ph.D. student at University of Utah, USA

Praful Manwatkar

Current Position:

Megha Agarwal

Current Position: Ph.D. student at University of Utah, USA

Karnamohit Ranka

Current Position: Ph.D student at University of Florida, Gainsville.

Debayan Chakraborty

Current Position: Ph.D. student at University of Cambridge, U.K.

Soniya Suresh Rao

Current Position:

Ramanna V. Reddy

Current Position: Ph.D. student at IISER Bhopal

Openings

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Group Seminars

Schedule for the summer.


Group Outings

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Group Code Repository

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