H. C. Verma

PhD (IIT Kanpur)

Professor, Department of Physics


Research interests



  • PhD, IIT Kanpur, 1981.
    PhD thesis supervisor: Professor G N Rao and Professor R M Singru
  • M.Sc., IIT Kanpur, 1977
  • Bsc, Patna University



  • Classical and Quantum Mechanics, Nuclear Physics

  • Book: Concepts of Physics part 1 and 2, for intermediate college level, published 1992,

  • Book: Quantum Physics , for first course on Quantum mechanics with applications, published 2009

  • NPTEL lectures, video course on Nuclear Physics, 2013

  • A series of 20 video lectures on science subjects for Hindi Medium middle school students. Created in 2013, Link available at www.utsahiphysicsteachers.com,

  • Exact solution of the Schrodinger equation for a particle in a tetrahedral box, HS Mani, HC Verma - Journal of Physics A, 1982, 45 scittations

  • Cation distribution in nanosized Ni–Zn ferrites, C Upadhyay, HC Verma, S Anand, Journal of applied physics, 2004, 79 scitation


  • Developing Short experiments for Physics teaching, Authoring textbooks, Working for economically weaker section


Department of Physics
IIT Kanpur,
Kanpur 208016

Office Phone: 0512-259-7681 / 6610 / 6165 (O)

Email: hcverma[AT]iitk.ac.in


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