PhD Syracuse University
Post Doc from Los Alamos National Laboratory and University of Sussex at Brighton
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
Gravitation and cosmology
- Applications of category theory in classical and quantum field systems
- 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.