BITS Pilani

  • Page last updated on Friday, March 02, 2018

    • Facebook

Welcome to Prasanta's official homepage


Prasanta Kumar Das

Associate Professor                                                                  

Prasanta Kumar Das
Associate Professor
BITS Pilani, Goa campus, NH-17B, Zuarinagar, Goa-403726 
Area of Physics
High Energy Physics, Astrophysics & Cosmology.
Biographical sketch:
Dr. Prasanta Kumar Das obtained his Ph.D from Indian Institute of Technology(IIT), Kanpur in 2003 in High Energy Physics.  He was a postdoctoral fellow at Harish-Chandra Research Institute(HRI),Allahabad from 2002 to 2004, Chung-Yuan Christian University, Taiwan from 2004 to 2005 and Institute of Mathematical Science(IMSc), Chennai from 2005 to 2007. He  joined the Physics department of BITS Pilani, K K Birla campus in July, 2007. Currently he is an Associate Professor in the department.   
Research interests: 
My research interests include  basic particle physics, astrophysics and cosmology. In particularly, I am interested in the beyond the standard model physics (coined as New Physics) and it's phenomenological implications that can be tested in high energy colliders and astrophysical context. Broadly, the topics of my research are  
  • Dark matter, Dark Energy and modified gravity theory
  • Supernovae physics
  • Brane world gravity, Supersymmetry and its phenomenology
  • Space-time noncommutativity and its signatures
My research group photo (click)     Research impact (click)    Google scholar (click)
Administrative responsibilities: 
  • Associate Dean, Academic Research(PhD) Division(ARD), BITS Pilani, K K Birla Goa Campus
  • Convener, Internal Quality Assurance Cell, BITS Pilani, K K Birla Goa Campus
  • Chairperson, Higher Degree Counseling Committee, BITS Pilani, K K Birla Goa Campus
  • Member of the Standing Committee for Review of Proposals under "Additional Competitive Research Grant" 
  • Member of the Standing Committee for Review of the "Memorandum of Understanding"
Professional accomplishments: 
15 years in Research and 9 years in Teaching

Quick Links

    An institution deemed to be a University estd. vide Sec.3 of the UGC Act,1956 under notification # F.12-23/63.U-2 of Jun 18,1964

    © 2018 Centre for Software Development,SDET Unit, BITS-Pilani, India.

    Designed and developed by fractal | ink design studios