Amitabha Lahiri

   Telephone +91-33-2335 5706/07/08

Educational Background:

  • PhD Syracuse University
  • Post Doc from Los Alamos National Laboratory and University of Sussex at Brighton
  • Professional Background:

  • T-8 group of Los Alamos National Laboratory on a Director's Fellowship
  • University of Sussex at Brighton as a post-doc
  • Reader, S. N. Bose Centre, Kolkata
  • Main area of work

  • Quantum Field Theory
    • Dynamics of magnetic monopoles and flux tubes
    • Symmetries and dynamics of two-form fields
  • Mathematical Physics
    • Applications of category theory in classical and quantum field systems
  • Gravitation and cosmology
    • Black holes in space-times with positive cosmological constant

    Significant recent publications:

    • .``Gauge Transformations of the Non-Abelian Two-Form'', Mod. Phys. Lett. A17 (2002) 1643.
    • ``Local Symmetries of the Non-Abelian Two-Form'', J. Phys. A35 (2002) 8779.
    • ``Surface Holonomy and Gauge 2-Group'', Int.J.Geom.Meth.Mod.Phys. 1 (2004) 299.
    • ``Parallel Transport on Non-Abelian Flux Tubes'', Mod. Phys. Lett. A20 (2005) 1695.
    • ``Monopole confinement by flux tube'' (with C. Chatterjee), Europhys. Lett. 76 (2006) 1068.
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