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     Abhik Ghosh

Ph.D. fromI.I.T Kharagpur - Physics and Meteorology
Supervisor(s)  Dr. Somnath Bharadwaj and Dr. Sugata Pratik Khastgir
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2007 :: In progress
AddressCentre for Theoretical Studies, IIT Kharagpur
Phone9932815745
Emailabhik@phy.iitkgp.ernet.in
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
10West Bengal Board of Secondary EducationMadhyamic2000
12West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary EducationHigher secondary2002
B.Sc.Burdwan UniversityPhysics Hons.2005
M.Sc.IIT KharagpurPhysics2007

Research Areas
  • Cosmology
  • Radio Astronomy

Skills
  • Operating Systems - Windows, Linux
  • Cosmological N-body simulation, GNUPLOT, PGPLOT, Numerical Recipes in C
  • Latex, MS Office and Openoffice packages
  • Programing Languages - C, shell
  • Programming software - Mathematica, Matlab, Octave.
  • Member of local organizing committee of Young Astronomers Meet 2009
  • Astronomical Image Processing Software (AIPS)

Awards
  • MCM Scholarship in M.Sc (2007)
  • GATE Fellowship in Physics (2006 and 2007)
  • CSIR JRF and SRF

Teaching Experience
  • Physics I(T) at IIT Kharagpur two semesters (2 terms)
  • Physics II(T) at IIT Kharagpur two semesters (2 terms)
  • M.Sc. Computational Physics Lab(P) in Physics Dept.(P) at IIT Kharagpur one semester (1 terms)
  • Btec lab(P) at IIT Kharagpur three semesters (3 terms)
  • Optics and EM lab for M.Sc students(P) at IIT Kharagpur one semester (1 terms)
  • Btec. Preparatory lab(P) at IIT Kharagpur one semester (1 terms)

Fellowships / Scholarships
  • MCM Scholarship in M.Sc. (2006-2007)
  • GATE fellowship in Physics (2006 and 2007)
  • CSIR- JRF and SRF(I)

Papers Published in Journals
  • GMRT observation towards detecting the post-reionization 21-cm signal by Abhik Ghosh, Somnath Bharadwaj, Sk. Saiyad Ali, Jayaram N. Chengalur Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society Volume 411, Issue 4, pp. 2426-2438 (2011)
  • Improved foreground removal in GMRT 610 MHz observations towards redshifted 21-cm tomography by Abhik Ghosh, Somnath Bharadwaj, Sk. Saiyad Ali, Jayaram N. Chengalur Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society Volume 418, Issue 4, pp. 2584-2589 (2011)

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