Romesh K Kaul

Romesh K Kaul

Professor
Theoretical Physics
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kaul @ imsc . res . in
317 New Building
Research Interests: 
  • Particle Physics
  • Quantum Field Theory
  • Gravity
Education: 
  •  PhD (Delhi University)
Career History: 
  • Center for Theoretical Studies (CTS), IISc, Bengaluru (1980-1992).
  • IMSc, Chennai (1992 - )
Courses Taught: 
  • Particle Physics
  • Elementary Quantum Field Theory
  • Advance Quantum Field Theory
  • Supersymmetry
Selected publications: 
  •  Gauge hierarchy in a supersymmetric model, R.K. Kaul, Phys. Lett.
    109B (1982) 19.
  • Cancellation of quadratically divergent mass corrections in globally su-
    persymmetric spontaneously broken gauge theories, R.K. Kaul and P.
    Majumdar, Nucl. Phys. B199 (1982) 36.
  • Supersymmetric solution to gauge hierarchy problem, R.K. Kaul, Pra-
    mana 19 (1982) 183.
  • Technicolour, R.K. Kaul, Rev. Mod. Phys. 55 (1983) 449.
  • Three dimensional Chern-Simons theory as a theory of knots and links
    I, R.K. Kaul and T.R. Govindarajan, Nucl. Phys. B380 (1992) 293.
  • Chern-Simons theory, coloured-oriented braids and link invariants, R.K.
    Kaul, Commun. Math. Phys. 162 (1994) 289.
  • Logarithmic correction to the Bekenstein-Hawking entropy, R.K. Kaul
    and P. Majumdar, gr-qc/0002040, Phys. Rev. Lett. 84 (2000) 5255.
  • Logarithmic correction to the Bekenstein-Hawking entropy of BTZ
    black hole, T.R. Govindarajan, R.K. Kaul and V. Suneeta, gr-qc/0104010,
    Class. Quantum Grav. 18 (2001) 2877.
  • Topological interpretation of Barbero-Immirzi parameter, G. Date, R.K.
    Kaul, S. Sengupta, arXiv:0811.4496 [gr-qc], Phys. Rev. D79 (2009)
    044008.
  • Entropy of quantum black holes, R.K. Kaul, arXiv:1201.6102[gr-qc],
    SIGMA 8 (2012), 005, an invited article for the special issue
    on Loop Quantum Gravity and Cosmology of SIGMA (Symmetry, Inte-
    grability and Geometry: Methods and Applications), eds. M. Bojowald
    et al.
  • Degenerate spacetimes in first order gravity, R.K. Kaul and S. Sen-
    gupta, arXiv:1602.04559 [gr-qc]; Phys. Rev. D 93 (2016) 084026.
  • Why supersymmetry? Physics beyond the Standard Model, R.K. Kaul,
    an invited article in the Theme issue on Higgs Physics of Pramana,
    (2016) 87 (No.3): 37.