Dhiraj Kumar Hazra

Dhiraj Kumar Hazra

Theoretical Physics
2254 3310
dhiraj @ imsc . res . in
Research Interests: 

My research interests broadly include the study of,

  • Inflationary cosmology
  • Analysis of cosmological data, mainly data from Cosmic microwave background
  • Possible deviations from standard model of cosmology
  • Reionization
  • Large scale structure
  • Dark energy
  • Degeneracies in cosmology
  • 2006-2012:          Integrated M.Sc.–Ph.D. Physics, Harish Chandra Research Institute, Allahabad, India (HBNI)

                                             Thesis topic: Primordial features and non-Gaussianities
                                             Thesis supervisor: Prof. L. Sriramkumar

  • 2003-2006:          B.Sc. Physics, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India
Career History: 
  • 2020 - Present:   Faculty member at the Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Chennai, India

                                               Associate of INAF - Osservatorio di Astrofisica e Scienza dello Spazio di Bologna, Bologna, Italy

  • 2019 – 2020:        Marie Skłodowska-Curie Astrofit fellow at the INAF - Osservatorio di Astrofisica e Scienza dello Spazio di Bologna, Bologna, Italy          
                                      Mentor: Prof. Fabio Finelli
  • 2017 – 2019:        INFN fellow at the Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare, Bologna, Italy
                                      Mentor: Prof. Fabio Finelli
  • 2015 – 2017:        PCCP fellow at the Paris Centre for Cosmological Physics, Astroparticule et Cosmologie, Paris, France
                                      Mentor: Prof. George F. Smoot III
  • 2013 – 2015:        Post doctoral fellow at the Asia Pacific Centre for Theoretical Physics, Pohang, Korea
                                      Mentor: Prof. Arman Shafieloo
Courses Taught: 

Computational Cosmology -- September 2020 - January 2021
Cosmology and Gravitation -- February - May 2021

Selected publications: 

List of my publications and preprints can be found at this inSPIRE link