Faculty Profile

Department of Basic Sciences

Assistant Professor, Basic Sciences

Education

  • M.Sc. (Solid State Physics), Physics, Utkal University, India

  • Ph.D. (Computational Physics), Physics, IISc, Bangalore

Phone: 0674-30605-63

Email: aloknayak@iiit-bh.ac.in

Room No: CB34

Prof. Nayak’s research interests include (a) Pattern formation in excitable media and biological systems, (b) High-Performance-Computing (HPC) studies of mathematical models, (c) Nonlinear dynamical systems, and (d) Complex living systems. He has published over 10 research papers in peer-reviewed international journals. He is also review editorial board member of (1) Frontiers: Computational Physiology and Medicine, (2) Nonlinear Dynamics, (3) Journal of Mathematical Biology, and (4) Computational and Mathematical Methods in Medicine journals; these journals are well known peer reviewed open access journals. He teaches “Engineering Physics” and “Semiconductor Physics for Engineers” at BTech level, and “Computational Biophysics” and “Nonlinear Dynamics” at PhD level to those who are pursuing Doctoral programs under his supervision.



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Dr. Biswajit Pradhan

Assistant Professor, Basic Sciences

Education

  • Post Doc, Institute of Physics and IAMS, Academia Sinica, Taiwan

  • PhD, IIT Bombay, India

Phone: 0674-30605-23

Email: biswajit@iiit-bh.ac.in

Room No: A121

Prof. Pradhan teaches Physics and Physics of Semiconductor Devices. His research interests include Quantum Computation and Quantum Information and Laser Spectroscopy. He has been a Postdoctoral Fellow at Institute of Physics and Postdoctoral Fellow at IAMS, Academia Sinica, Taiwan. He has published over 10 research papers.




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Dr. Hiranmayee Satapathy

(Coordinator)

Assistant Professor, Basic Sciences

Education

  • PhD, IIT Kharagpur, India

  • MSc

Phone: 0674-30605-56

Email: hiranmayee@iiit-bh.ac.in

Room No: CB27

Prof. Satapathy teaches Chemistry to freshmen and material sciences and environmental engineering to sophomores. Her teaching interests are Organic Chemistry, Polymer Chemistry, Materials science. She is researching on New and novel polymer synthesis and characterization, advanced composites, organic solar cell. She has published over 17 research articles. She also is a lifetime member of Odisha Chemistry Society.




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Dr. Rupaj Kumar Nayak

Assistant Professor, Basic Sciences

Education

  • Post Doc, NTU, Singapore

  • PhD

  • MA

Phone: 0674-30605-13

Email: rupaj@iiit-bh.ac.in

Room No: A212

Prof. Nayak teaches Engineering Mathematics, Optimization in Engineering, Discrete Mathematics & Numerical Mathematics. His areas of interest include Optimization using Interior Point Method, Quadratic Programming, Semidefinite Programming Problem, Support Vector Machine&Multi Choice Programming Problem.He is a member of IACSIT.




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Dr. Shanta Kumari Sunanda

Assistant Professor, Basic Sciences

Education

  • PhD, IIT Kharagpur, India

Phone: 0674-30605-78

Email: shanta@iiit-bh.ac.in

Room No: CB48

Prof. Sunanda’s teaching interests include vector calculus, numerical analysis and complex analysis. Her research interests lie in the domain of Functional Analysis. She is a professional member of Orissa Mathematical Society. She has published over 7 research papers.




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