Ph.D. Students

Dr. Shashwat Bhattacharya

Research Interest: Turbulence in Buoyancy-Driven flows, Computational Fluid Dynamics

Email ID: shashwat.mnit[AT]

Dr. Manohar Kumar Sharma

Research Interest: Rotating Turbulence, High Performance Computing

Email ID: dralmanohar[AT]


Dr. Anando Gopal Chatterjee

Research Interest: High Performance Computing, Distributed and parallel programming, GPU computing

Email ID: anandogc[AT]

Dr. Abhishek Kumar
Assistant Professor, Faculty Research Centre in Fluid and Complex Systems
Coventry University, Coventry, The United Kingdom
Research Interest: Convective Turbulence, Stably Stratified Turbulence, Buoyancy-Driven Turbulence, Geostrophic Turbulence, Hydrodynamic Turbulence

Email ID: abhishek.kir[AT]

Dr. Ambrish Pandey
Post-Doctoral Associate, New York University Abu Dhabi, UAE

Research Interest: Rayleigh-Benard convection, Fluid Turbulence

Email ID: ambrishiitk[AT]

Dr. K. Sandeep Reddy
Post-Doc at Laboratoire de Physique Statistique, Ecole Normale Superieure

Research Interest: Turbulence, Magnetohydrodynamics, Liquid Metal MHD

Email ID: sandeepreddy1987[AT]

Prof. Pankaj Kumar Mishra
Assistant Professor, Department of Physics
Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati, INDIA

Research Interest: Quantum turbulence, Instabilities and turbulence in thermal convection and MHD, Supercooled liquid and glasses.

Email ID: pankaj.mishra[AT]

Dr. Rakesh K. Yadav
Research Associate, Earth and Planetary Sciences, Harvard University

Research Interest: Geophysics, Stellar and Planetary dynamos, Magnetohydrodynamics, Convection

Email ID:


Prof. Arvind Ayyer
Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, Indian Institute of Science

Research Interest: Statistical physics

Email ID: arvind[AT]

Prof. Gaurav Dar
Associate Professor, Department of Physics, BITS Pilani

Research Interest: Dynamics of nonlinear system, Dynamics of biological neurons, Turbulence, Dynamo

Email ID: gdar[AT]

Post Doctoral Fellows

Dr. Sartaj Tanweer

Research Interest: Computational fluid dynamics, bluff body flow dynamics, Large Eddy Simulations.

Email ID: sartaj[AT]


Dr. Sonakshi Sachdev

Research Interest: Fluid dynamics, plasma physics, nonlinear dynamics and statistical mechanics

Email ID: sonakshi[AT]

Dr. Akanksha Gupta

Research Interest: MHD Turbulence, Spectral Analysis, Hydrodynamic Instability in Viscoelastic Fluids

Email ID: guptaakanksha17[AT]


Prof. Supriyo Paul
Assistant Professor at A.C College, Jalpaiguri

Research Interest: Turbulence, Fluid instability, Nonlinear dynamics

Email ID: supriyo_paul[AT]


M. Sc. Students

Rishabh Sahu
Ph.D. Student, Institute of Science and Technology, Austria

Research Interest: Quantum Information, Computing

Email ID: srishabh[AT]

Vikas Soni

Research Interest:

Email ID: soniv[AT]


Satyajit Barman

Research Interest: Turbulence

Email ID:



Dr. Riddhi Bandyopadhyay
Associate Research Scholar, Department of Astrophysical Sciences, Princeton University

Research Interest: Turbulence, Magnetohydrodynamics, Plasma Physics, Heliophysics, Space Physics

Email ID: riddhibanerjee713304[AT]


Gaurav Gautam

Research Interest:

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Siddhesh Ambhire
Teaching Assistant at Case Western Reserve University, Ohio

Research Interest:

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Project Staff

Balsant Shivanand Tiwari

Working Field: Computational Electrodynamics, Finite-difference Methods.

Email ID: balsant[AT]

Aryan Sharma

Working Field: Hydrodynamics and Magnetohydrodynamics in incompressible fluids.

Email ID: aryans[AT]


Ali Asad

Working Field: Computational Fluid Dynamics, 2D Turbulence, Finite Difference Methods

Email ID: aliasad[AT]


Sonali Maurya

Working Field: Computational Fluid Dynamics, 2D Turbulence, Finite Difference Methods

Email ID: sonalim[AT]


Sumit Vashishtha

Working Field: Large Eddy Simulation of Turbulent Flows, Turbulent Convection

Email ID: vash.sumit[AT]