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Prasanta Kumar Das

Associate Professor                                                                  

Prasanta Kumar Das
Associate Professor
BITS Pilani, Goa campus, NH-17B, Zuarinagar, Goa-403726
Biographical sketch:
I obtained my Ph.D from Indian Institute of Technology(IIT), Kanpur in 2003 in High Energy Physics Phenomenology.  After that I 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. I joined the Physics department of BITS Pilani, K K Birla campus in July, 2007. Currently I am an Associate Professor in the department.  
In the semester 2,2017-18,  I am teaching  the following courses (i) Particle Physics (PHY F413) and (ii) Mechanics, Oscillations and Waves (PHY F111).(click)
Research interests: 
Theoretical Elementary Particle Physics:
  • Models of extra dimension, space-time noncommutativity, supersymmetry
  • Collider phenomenology: Searches of new physics at LHC and linear collider


  •  Dark matter, dark energy in modified gravity theory
My research group photo(click) -  Research impact- Google scholar (click) - Research publication - inspire-hep
Research support
  • SERB, DST, Govt. of India
  • CSIR, Govt. of India
  • DAE, BRNS, Govt. of India
  • BITS Pilani
Administrative responsibilities: 
  • Associate Dean, Academic Research(PhD) Division(ARD) (Jan 2014 - April 2018) BITS Pilani, Goa Campus
  • Local coordinator, Convener, Internal Quality Assurance Cell, BITS Pilani, Goa Campus
  • Chairperson, Higher Degree Counseling Committee, BITS Pilani, Birla Goa Campus

Professional accomplishments: 

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