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     Prakash Sarkar

Ph.D. from - Department of Physics and Meteorology
Supervisor(s)  Dr. Somnath Bharadwaj
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2005 :: In progress
AddressSarada Mangal, New Colony Kitadih, P.O. Kitadih, Jamshedpur-831002
Phone+919775576480
Emailprakash@cts.iitkgp.ernet.in
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
M.Sc.Indian Institute of Technology, KharagpurPhysics2005
B.Sc.Banaras Hindu University, VaranasiPhysics2003

Research Areas
  • Computational Cosmology- Analysis of Galaxy Redshift survey

Skills
  • Operating Systems - Windows, Linux, Macintosh.
  • Programing Languages - C, shell, Perl, HTML.
  • Programming software - Mathematica, Matlab, Octave.
  • Cosmological N-body simulation. PGPLOT, Numerical Recipes in C
  • Latex, MS Office and Openoffice packages
  • System Administrator in Computer Laboratory at CTS, IIT Kharagpur
  • Member of local organizing committee of Young Astronomers Meet 2009
  • Designing and Maintaining the Web-pages for Computational Physics Laboratory and YAM 2009
  • Maintenance Secretary at Acharya Jagdish Chandra Bose Hall of Residence IIT Kharagpur

Teaching Experience
  • Physics 1 Lab(P) at Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur 2006 - 2009 (2 terms)
  • Computational Physics Lab(P) at Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur 2007 - 2009 (3 terms)
  • Optics Practical lab(P) at Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur 2008 (1 terms)
  • Computational Physics tutorial(T) at Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur 2006 - 2007 (2 terms)
  • Physics 1 tutorial(T) at Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur 2007 - 2008 (2 terms)

Fellowships / Scholarships
  • UGC-JRF/SRF Fellowship

Papers Published in Journals
  • The Local Dimension - a method to quantify the Cosmic Web by Prakash Sarkar, Somnath Bharadwaj Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society Letters. Volume 394, pp. L66-L69 (2009)
  • The scale of homogeneity of the galaxy distribution in SDSS DR6 by Prakash Sarkar, Jaswant Yadav, Biswajit Pandey, Somnath Bharadwaj. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society Letters. Volume 399, pp. L128-L131 (2009)

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