Educational Background:
PhD Syracuse University
Post Doc from Los Alamos National Laboratory and University of Sussex at Brighton
Professional Background:
T8 group of Los Alamos National Laboratory on a Director's Fellowship
University of Sussex at Brighton as a postdoc
Reader, S. N. Bose Centre, Kolkata
Main area of work
Quantum Field Theory
 Dynamics of magnetic monopoles and flux tubes
 Symmetries and dynamics of twoform fields
Mathematical Physics


 Applications of category theory in classical and quantum field systems
Gravitation and cosmology
 Black holes in spacetimes with positive cosmological constant
Significant recent publications:

.``Gauge Transformations of the NonAbelian TwoForm'', Mod. Phys. Lett. A17 (2002) 1643.

``Local Symmetries of the NonAbelian TwoForm'', J. Phys. A35 (2002) 8779.

``Surface Holonomy and Gauge 2Group'', Int.J.Geom.Meth.Mod.Phys. 1 (2004) 299.

``Parallel Transport on NonAbelian Flux Tubes'', Mod. Phys. Lett. A20 (2005) 1695.

``Monopole confinement by flux tube'' (with C. Chatterjee), Europhys. Lett. 76 (2006) 1068.
