Departments & Units
Theoretical Sciences
Condensed Matter Physics and Material Sciences
Chemical, Biological & Macro-Molecular Sciences
Astrophysics and Cosmology
Advanced Materials Research Unit(AMRU)
Unit for Nanoscience and Technology
Thematic Unit of Excellence on Computational Materials Science
Department of Astrophysics and Cosmology
  • The Department of Astrophysics and Cosmology works on modern topics of Astronomy, astrophysics, space science and cosmology.

  • In Astrophysics the major thrust continues to be the physics of accretion processes on black holes in galactic and extra-galactic systems. In Cosmology, the work on gravitational lensing, dark matter and dark energy are being pursued. Ongoing DST Project on Quantum Information Science.

  • Some of the departmental members have been collaborating members of the Indian Centre for Space Physics (ICSP) to complete several papers on RXTE/NASA data analysis, VLF observations and Astrobiology related work.
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