Sayantani Bhattacharyya

PhD (TIFR Mumbai)

Assistant Professor, Department of Physics




  • PhD, TIFR (Mumbai), 2012.
  • M.Sc.(Integrated), IIT Kanpur, 2005.



  • S. Bhattacharyya, V. E. Hubeny, S. Minwalla and M. Rangamani, "Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics from Gravity," JHEP 0802, 045 (2008), [arXiv:0712.2456 [hep-th]].

  • N. Banerjee, J. Bhattacharya, S. Bhattacharyya, S. Dutta, R. Loganayagam and P. Surowka, "Hydrodynamics from charged black branes," JHEP 1101, 094 (2011) , arXiv:0809.2596 [hep-th].

  • S. Bhattacharyya, "Constraints on Second Order Transport Coefficients of an Uncharged Fluid," JHEP 1207 104 (2012), [arXiv:1201.6596 [hep-th]]

  • N. Banerjee, J. Bhattacharya, S. Bhattacharyya, S. Jain, S. Minwalla and T. Sharma, "Constraints on Fluid Dynamics from Equilibrium Partition Functions," JHEP 1209 046 (2012), [arXiv:1203.3544 [hep-th]]

  • S. Bhattacharyya, B. Panda and A. Sen "Heat Kernel Expansion and Extremal Kerr-Newmann Black Hole Entropy in Einstein-Maxwell Theory ," JHEP 1208 084 (2012), [arXiv:1204.4061 [hep-th]]



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IIT Kanpur,
Kanpur 208016

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