Tarun Kanti Ghosh

PhD (Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Chennai)

Associate Professor, Department of Physics


Research Interest



  • PhD, The Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Chennai, India
  • M.Sc., Visva-Bharati University, Santiniketan, India
  • B.Sc., The University of Burdwan, Burdwan, 1993



Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics, Condensed Matter Physics, Mathematical Methods I & II, Introduction to Spintronics, Condensed Matter Phenomena in Low-Dimensional Electron Systems, Reviews of Quantum Physics. 

  • Tarun Kanti Ghosh and G. Baskaran, Modeling Two-Roton Bound State Formation in the Fractional Quantum Hall System, Physical Review Letters 87, 186803 (2001)

  • Tarun Kanti Ghosh, A. De Martino, W. Hausler, L. Dell'Anna, and R. Egger, Conductance quantization and snake states in graphene magnetic waveguides, Physical Review B 77, 081404(R) (2008)

  • Tarun Kanti Ghosh and K. Machida, Sound velocity and multi-branch Bogoliubov spectrum in a superfluid Fermi gas along the BEC-BCS crossover, Physical Review A 73, 013613 (2006)

  • Tarun Kanti Ghosh, Vortex formation in a fast rotating Bose-Einstein condensate, Physical Review A 69, 043606 (2004)

  • SK Firoz Islam and Tarun Kanti Ghosh, In-plane electric field effect on a spin-orbit coupled two-dimensional electron system in presence of magnetic field, Journal of Applied Physics 113, 183710(2013)


Current Ph. D. students:

Tutul Biswas,
Alestin Mawrie,
Boudhayan Paul.Current BS student:

K. Ajesh.Past Ph. D. student:

Dr. SK Firoz Islam (presently post-doc at NIMS, Tsukuba, Japan).Past MS/MTech students:

Akashdeep Kampra (presently research scholar at Delft University, Netherlands. 

  • Humboldt Fellowship: 2007

  • JSPS Fellowship: 2004-2006



Department of Physics
IIT Kanpur,
Kanpur 208016

Office Phone: 0512-259-7276 (O)

Email: tkghosh[AT]iitk.ac.in


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