Pankaj Jain

PhD (Syracuse University)

Professor, Department of Space, Planetary & Astronomical Sciences & Engineering (SPASE)


Research Interest



  • PhD, Syracuse University, 1988.
    PhD thesis title: Effective Lagrangian for Strong Interactions. PhD thesis supervisor: Prof. Joseph Schechter
  • M.S., (1982), IIT Delhi

Publications in Refereed Journals


  • Basic Physics, classical mechanics, electrodynamics, special and general theory of relativity, quantum mechanics, quantum field theory, high energy physics, cosmology, astrophysics and astronomy, astroparticle physics, nuclear physics, mathematical physics

  • Probing atmospheric effects using GRAPES-3 plastic scintillator detectors, (M. Zuberi et ), Eu- ropean Physical Journal C, 84, 255 (2024).

  • Evidence of a Hardening in the Cosmic Ray Proton Spectrum at around 166 TeV Observed by the GRAPES-3 Experiment, (F. Varsi et ), Phys. Rev.  Lett.  132, 051002 (2024).

  • Small-scale Cosmic-Ray Anisotropy Observed by the GRAPES-3 Experiment at TeV Energies, (M. Chakraborty et  ),  Astrophysical  Journal,  961,  97  (2024)

  • Correlations between QPO frequencies and spectral parameters of GRS 1915+105 using AstroSat observations, (R. Dhaka, Misra, J. S. Yadav and P. Jain), MNRAS, stad2075 (2023)

  • A Toy Model for Low Energy Nuclear Fusion, (K. Ramkumar, Kumar and P. Jain), Pramana 97:109 (2023)

  • Dipole Anisotropy in Gravitational Wave Source Distribution, (G. Kashyap, K. Singh, K. S. Phukon, S. Caudill, P. Jain), JCAP, 06 (2023)042

  • A GEANT4 based simulation framework for the large area muon telescope of the GRAPES-3 ex- periment, (F. Varsi et , Grapes-3 Collaboration), JINST 18 (2023), P03046

  • The comptonizing medium of the black hole X-ray binary MAXI J1535571 through type-C quasi- periodic oscillations, (D. Rawat et al), MNRAS, 520 (2023) 1, 113

  • Probing cosmology beyond ΛCDM using SKA, (S. Ghosh et al), Astrophys.Astron. 44 (2023) 1, 22

  • Validating the improved angular resolution of the GRAPES-3 air shower array by observing the Moon shadow in cosmic rays, (D. Pattnaik et , Grapes-3 collaboration), Phys.Rev.D 106 (2022) 2, 022009

  • Photon-induced low-energy nuclear reactions, (P. Jain et al), Pramana Phys. (2022) 96

  • Low Energy Nuclear fusion with Two Photon Emission, (P. Jain et al), JCMNS 35, 1 (2022)

  • Time-resolved spectroscopy on the heartbeat state of GRS 1915+ 105 using AstroSat (D. Rawat, Misra, P. Jain and J. S. Yadav) MNRAS 511 (2022) 2, 1841

  • Superhorizon Perturbations: A Possible Explanation of the Hubb leLematre Tension and the Large- scale Anisotropy of the Universe (P. Tiwari, Kothari and P. Jain ) Astrophys.J.Lett. 924 (2022) L36

  • A mechanism to explain galaxy alignment over a range of scales (P. Tiwari and P. Jain) MNRAS 513 (2022) 1, 604

  • Explaining excess dipole in NVSS data using superhorizon perturbation (K. Das, Sankharva and P. Jain) JCAP 07 (2021) 035

  • Testing evolution of LFQPOs with mass accretion rate in GRS 1915+105 with Insight-HXMT (H. Liu et ) Astrophys.J. 909 (2021) 1, 63

  • General Treatment of Reflection of Spherical Electromagnetic Waves from Spherical, Uneven Antarc- tic Surface and Its Implications for the Mystery Events Detected by ANITA (P. Dasgupta and P. Jain) Phys.  128  (2021)  102530

  • Energy sensitivity of the GRAPES-3 EAS array for primary cosmic ray protons (B. Hariharan et ) Experimental Astronomy 50, 185198 (2020)

  • The angular resolution of GRAPES-3 EAS array after improved timing and shower front curvature correction based on age and size (V. Jhansi et al.) Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics 07 (2020) 024

  • Alignment of radio galaxy axes using FIRST catalogue, (M. Panwar, P. Prabhakar, P. Sandhu, Wadadekar and P. Jain) Mon.Not.Roy.Astron.Soc. 499 (2020) 1, 1226-1232

  • Torsion driven Inflationary Magnetogenesis (R. Kothari, V. S. Saketh and P. Jain), Phys.Rev.D 102 (2020) 2, 024008

  • Simulation of atmospheric pressure dependence on GRAPES-3 particle density (M. Zuberi et al), Exp Astron 49 (2020), 1-2, 61-71.

  • Identification of QPO frequency of GRS 1915+105 as the relativistic dynamic frequency of a trun- cated accretion disk , (R. Misra, Rawat, J. S. Yadav and P. Jain)  Astrophysical  Journal  889 (2020), 2, L36

  • A Pixel Space Method for Testing Dipole Modulation in the CMB Polarization (S. Ghosh and P. Jain), MNRAS, 492, (2020), 3 3994-4004.

  • The galaxy power spectrum from TGSS ADR1 and the effect of flux calibration systematics (P. Tiwari, S. Ghosh and P. Jain), Astrophysical Journal 887, 175 (2019)

  • Effect of orbital eccentricity on the dynamics of precessing compact binaries (K. Phukon, A. Gupta, S. Bose and P. Jain), Phys. Rev.  D 100, 124008 (2019)

  • Cosmological Dark Matter in a Conformal Model (P. Sanyal, C. Nayak, G. Kashyap and P. Jain) Phys. Rev. D 100, 115032 (2019)

  • Weak Lensing Effect on CMB in the Presence of a Dipole Anisotropy, (A. Agarwal, K. Singh, P. Jain and P. Tiwari), Phys. J. C79 no.7, 582 (2019).

  • Study of timing evolution from non-variable to structured large-amplitude variability transition in GRS 1915+105 using AstroSat (D. Rawat et al) J. 870, 4 (2019).

  • Evidence of isotropy on large distance scales from polarizations of radio sources (P. Tiwari and P. Jain), Astrophys.  622  A113,  (2019).

  • Antarctic surface reflectivity calculations and measurements from the ANITA-4 and HiCal-2 exper- iments (S. Prohira et al) Rev.  D 98, 042004 (2018).

  • Extensive broadband X-ray monitoring during the formation of a giant radio jet base in Cyg X-3 with AstroSat (M. Pahari et al)  J. 853 (2018) 1, L11.

  • The top threshold effect in the γγ production at the LHC (S. Dugad, P. Jain, Mitra, P. Sanyal and R. K. Verma), EPJC 78, 715 (2018).

  • Phenomenological Implications of Very Special Relativity (A. Nayak and P. Jain), Phys. Rev. D 96, 075020 (2017).

  • Antarctic Surface Reflectivity Measurements from the ANITA-3 and HiCal-1 Experiments, (P. Gorham et al) J. Astron. Inst.  06, 1740002 (2017).

  • Testing the Isotropy of the Log Nlog S Slope for the NVSS Radio Catalog (S. Ghosh and P. Jain), J. 843, 13 (2017).

  • Probing statistical isotropy of cosmological radio sources using SKA, (S. Ghosh, P. Jain, Kashyap, Kothari, S. Nadkarni-Ghosh and P. Tiwari), J. Astrophys. Astron 37, 25 (2016).

  • Extracting Spectral Index of Intergalactic Magnetic Field from Radio Polarizations, (P. Tiwari and P. Jain), MNRAS 460, 2698 (2016).

  • Cosmological power spectrum in a noncommutative spacetime, (R. Kothari, P. Rath and P. Jain), Phys. Rev. D 94, 063531 (2016).

  • The Dirac Form Factor Predicts the Pauli Form Factor in the Endpoint Model, (S. Dagaonkar, P. Jain and Ralston), EPJC 76, 368 (2016).

  • Imprint of Inhomogeneous and Anisotropic Primordial Power Spectrum on CMB Polarization, (Rahul Kothari, Shamik Ghosh, Pranati Rath, Gopal  Kashyap  and  P.  Jain),  MNRAS  460, 1577 (2016).

  • Dipole Modulation of Cosmic Microwave Background Temperature and Polarization (Shamik Ghosh, Rahul Kothari, Pranati Rath and P. Jain), JCAP 1601, 046 (2016).

  • Non-relativistic matter and Dark energy in a quantum conformal model (P. Jain, Kashyap and Mitra), Astroparticle Physics 75, 64 (2016).

  • The fine tuning of the cosmological constant in a conformal model, (G. Kashyap, Mitra and P. Jain), Int. Jour.  of Mod.  Phys.  A. 30, 1550171 (2015).

  • Effect of VSR invariant Chern-Simon Lagrangian on photon polarization, (A. Nayak, R. K. Verma and P. Jain), JCAP 1507, 07, 031 (2015).

  • ELKO fermions as dark matter candidates, (B. Agarwal, Mitra, A. C. Nayak, R. K. Verma and P. Jain), Phys.Rev. D92 075027 (2015).

  • Noncommutative Geometry and the Primordial Dipolar Imaginary Power Spectrum , (P. Rath and P. Jain), EPJC 75, 113 (2015).

  • Relating the inhomogeneous power spectrum to the CMB hemispherical anisotropy, (P. Rath, P. Aluri and P. Jain), Rev.  D 91, 023515 (2015).

  • Dipole Anisotropy in Integrated Linearly Polarized Flux Density in NVSS Data, (P. Tiwari and P. Jain), MNRAS, 447, 2658 (2015).

  • Dipole anisotropy in sky brightness and source count distribution in radio NVSS data, (P. Tiwari, Kothari, A. Naskar, S. Nadkarni-Ghosh and P. Jain) Astroparticle Physics 61, 1 (2015).

  • Relating the cosmological constant and slow roll to conformal symmetry breaking , (G. Kashyap and P. Jain), Modern Physics Letters A 29, 36 (2014).

  • Uncovering the Scaling Laws of Hard Exclusive Hadronic Processes in a Comprehensive Endpoint Model, (S. Dagaonkar, P. Jain and  P. Ralston), EPJC 14, 3000 (2014).

  • Testing the Dipole Modulation Model in CMBR , (P. Rath and P. Jain), JCAP 1312, 014 (2013).

  • Polarization Alignment in JVAS/CLASS flat spectrum radio surveys , (P. Tiwari and P. Jain), J. of Mod. Physics, D22, 1304 (2013).

  • Direction dependence of the power spectrum and its effect on the Cosmic Microwave Background Radiation , (P. T. Mudholkar, P. Aluri, S. Panda and P. Jain), Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics, 1304, 007 (2013).

  • A flat space-time model of the Universe (P. Jain), Mo Phys. Lett. A. 27, 1250201 (2012).

  • Cosmological implications of unimodular gravity, (P. Jain, Jaiswal, P. Karmakar, G. Kashyap, and N. K. Singh), Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics, 1211, 003 (2012).

  • Testing Unimodular Gravity, (P. Karmakar, Mitra, N. K. Singh, S. Panda and P. Jain), Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics, 1205, 020 (2012).

  • Parity Asymmetry in the CMBR Temperature Power Spectrum, (P. Aluri and P. Jain), Mon. Not. Roy. Ast. Soc. (MNRAS) 419, 3378 (2012).

  • Large scale anisotropy due to pre-inflationary phase of cosmic evolution (P. Aluri and P. Jain), Mod. Phys.  Lett.  A 27, 1250014 (2012).

  • A complete 3D numerical study of the effects of pseudoscalar-photon mixing on quasar polarizations, (N. Agarwal, P. Aluri, P. Jain, U. Khanna, P. Tiwari), Euro. Phys.  Jour.  C 72, 1928 (2012).

  • Quantum Treatment of the Weyl Vector Meson, (N. Singh, P. Jain, S. Panda and S. Mitra), Phys. Rev. D 84, 105037 (2011).

  • Cosmological Perturbation Analysis in a Scale Invariant Model of Gravity, (P. Karmarkar, P. Jain, Mitra, N. K. Singh, S. Panda), Class. Quant. Grav. 28, 215010 (2011).

  • Effect of Foregrounds on the cosmic microwave background radiation multipole alignment, (P. Aluri, P. Samal, P. Jain and J. P. Ralston), Mon. Noc. Roy. Ast. Soc. (MNRAS) 414, 1032 (2011).

  • Alignments in quasar polarizations: Pseudoscalar-photon mixing in the presence of correlated mag- netic fields, (N. Agarwal, Kamal and P. Jain), Phys. Rev.  D83, 065014 (2011).

  • New physics, the cosmic ray spectrum knee, and pp cross section measurements, (A. Dixit, P. Jain, W. McKay, P. Mukherjee), Eur. Phys. J. C68, 573 (2010).

  • Constraints on the Cosmological Constant due to Scale Invariance, (P. Aluri, P. Jain, S. Mitra, Panda, N. K. Singh), Mod. Phys. Lett. A25, 1349 (2010).

  • CMB Polarization and Temperature Power Spectra Estimation using Linear Combination of WMAP 5-year Maps, (P. Samal, Saha, J. Delabrouille, S. Prunet, P. Jain and T. Souradeep), The Astrophysical Journal 714, 840 (2010).

  • Standard Model with Cosmologically Broken Quantum Scale Invariance (S. Mitra and P. Jain), Mo Phys.  Lett.  A. 25, 167 (2010).

  • Photon & Axion Oscillation In a Magnetized Medium: A General Treatment (Avijit Ganguly, P. Jain and Subhayan Mandal), Physical Review D79, 115014 (2009).

  • One Loop Calculation of Cosmological Constant in a Scale Invariant Theory (P. Jain and Mitra), Mod. Phys.  Lett.  A  24, 2069 (2009).

  • Dark Energy and Dark Matter in General Relativity with local scale invariance (P. Aluri, P. Jain and K. Singh), Mod. Phys. Lett. A 24, 1583 (2009).

  • Model Independent Foreground Power Spectrum Estimation using WMAP 5-year Data (T. Ghosh, Saha, P. Jain and T. Souradeep), Physical Review D79, 123011 (2009).

  • Signals of Statistical Anisotropy in WMAP Foreground-Cleaned Maps (Pramoda Kumar Samal, Rajib Saha, P. Jain and John P. Ralston), Not. Roy. Ast. Society (MNRAS) 396, 511 (2009).

  • Signatures of Pseudoscalar Photon Mixing in CMB Radiation, (N. Agarwal, P. Jain, W. McKay, J. P. Ralston), Phys. Rev. D 78, 085028, (2008).

  • Two Photon Exchange Contributions to Elastic e- + p e- + p Process in a Nonlocal Field Formalism (P. Jain, S. D. Joglekar, S. Mitra), Eur. Phys. J. C 57, 671 (2008).

  • Direct determination of astronomical distances and proper motions by interferometric parallax, (P. Jain and P. Ralston), Astronomy & Astrophysics 484, 887 (2008).

  • Cosmological Implications of a Scale Invariant Standard Model , Mitra, P. Jain, N. K. Singh, JCAP 0803,  011  (2008).

  • Testing Isotropy of Cosmic Microwave Background Radiation , P. Samal, R. Saha, P. Jain, J. P. Ralston, Mon. Not. Roy. Ast. Society (MNRAS) 385, 1718-1728 (2008).

  • CMB anisotropy power spectrum using linear combinations of WMAP maps, Saha, P. Jain, S. Prunet, T. Souradeep, Phys. Rev. D78, 023003 (2008).

  • The dynamical mixing of light and pseudoscalar fields, Das, P. Jain, J. P. Ralston, R. Saha, Pramana 70, 439 (2008).

  • Two photon exchange contributions to elastic ep scattering in the nonlocal field formalism, ( P. Jain, D. Joglekar, S. Mitra), hep-ph/0606149, Eur. Phys. J. C52, 339 (2007).

  • Self Interacting Dark Matter in the Solar System, (A. Ganguly, P. Jain, Mandal and S. Stokes), Phys. Rev.  D 76, 025026 (2007).

  • Cosmological Symmetry Breaking, Pseudo-scale invariance, Dark Energy and the Standard Model, (S. Mitra and P. Jain), Mo Phys.  Lett.  A22, 1651 (2007).

  • Search for Global Metric Anisotropy in Type Ia Supernova Data, (M. Singh, P. Jain and P. Ralston), astro-ph/0510803, MPLA 22, 1153 (2007).

  • A re-analysis of the three-year WMAP temperature power spectrum and likelihood, (Eriksen et al), J.  656,  641  (2007).

  • Evading the astrophysical limits on light pseudoscalars, (P. Jain and Mandal), Int. J. Mod. Phys. D 15, 2095 (2006).

  • A blind estimation of the power spectrum of cmb anisotropy from wmap, (R. Saha, P. Jain and Souradeep), Astrophys. J. 645, L89-L92 (2006).

  • Evidence for evolution or bias in host extinctions of high redshift supernovae, (P. Jain and P. Ralston), astro-ph/0506478, Astrophys. J. 637, 91, (2006)

  • Interpretation of the global anisotropy in the radio polarizations of cosmologically distant sources, (S. Sarala and P. Jain), Astrophysics and Astronomy 27, 443 (2006).

  • Supersymmetry and the Lorentz Fine Tuning Problem, (P. Jain and P. Ralston), Phys. Lett. B621, 213 (2005).

  • Probing Light Pseudoscalars with Light: Propagation, Resonance and Spontaneous Polarization, (S. Das, P. Jain, P. Ralston and R. Saha), JCAP 06, 002 (2005).

  • Dark energy in an axion model with explicit Z(N) symmetry breaking (P. Jain), Mo Phys.  Lett. A20, 1763 (2005).

  • Two Graviton Production at e+e-and Hadron Hadron Colliders in the Randall-Sundrum Model, (S. Panda and P. Jain), hep-ph/0401222, JHEP 0403, 011 (2004).

  • The Virgo alignment puzzle in propagation of radiation on cosmological scales, (J. P. Ralston and P. Jain), J. Mod.  Phys.  D13, 1857, (2004).

  • QCD Form Factors and Hadron Helicity Non-Conservation, (J. Ralston and P. Jain), hep-ph/0302043, Phys. D69, 053008 (2004).

  • Brane-Production and the Neutrino-Nucleon cross section at Ultra High Energies in Low Scale Gravity Models (P. Jain, Supriya Kar and Sukanta Panda), hep-ph/0201232, J. Mod. Phys. D12, 1593 (2003)

  • Large Scale Alignment of Optical Polarizations from Distant QSOs using Coordinate Invariant Statistics, (P. Jain, Gaurav Narain and Sarala), astro-ph/0301530, Mon. Not. Roy. Ast. Society (MNRAS) 347,  394  (2004).

  • Electromagnetic Polarization Effects due to Axion Photon Mixing, (P. Jain, Panda and S. Sarala), hep-ph/0206046, Phys. Rev. D 66, 085007 (2002).

  • Angular Dependence of Neutrino Flux in KM3 Detectors in Low Scale Gravity Models, (P. Jain, Supriya Kar, Douglas McKay, Sukanta Panda, and John P. Ralston), hep-ph/0205052, Phys. Rev. D 66, 065018 (2002).

  • Correlation of Ultra High Energy Cosmic Rays with Compact Radio Loud Quasars, astro-ph/0010235 (S. Bhattacharya, P. Jain, McKay, J. Ralston, S. Razzaque and  A.  Virmani),  Astroparticle Physics 17, 489 (2002).

  • Oscillating Color Transparency in πAπp(A − 1) and γAπN (A − 1) (Bijoy Kundu, P. Jain and John P. Ralston), hep-ph/0005126, Physical Review D 65, 094027 (2002).

  • Graviton Enhanced UHE Neutrino Cross Sections and Giant Air Showers, (A. Jain, P. Jain, W. McKay and J. P. Ralston), hep-ph/0011310, International Journal of Modern Physics A 17, 533 (2002).

  • Short range SW monsoon rainfall forecasting over India using Neural Networks, (A. Kumar, P. Jain, P. Maini, and V. Singh), Mausam 53, 225 (2002).

  • Polarized Electromagnetic Radiation from Spatially Correlated Sources (A. Agarwal, P. Jain and Rai), physics/9911073, Phys. Rev. E 64, 066605 (2001).

  • A Circular Statistical Method for Extracting Rotation Measures, (S. Sarala and P. Jain), astro- ph/0007251, Not. Roy. Ast. Society (MNRAS) 328 623 (2001).

  • Spectral dependence of Polarized light from spatially correlated sources (K. Bhuvalka and P. Jain), Physical Review E 64, 36607 (2001), physics/0006004.

  • Cosmic Birefringence within the Framework of Heterotic String Theory, (P. Das, P. Jain and Mukherjee ) hep-ph/0011279, Int. Jour. of Mod. Phys. A16, 4011 (2001).

  • Perturbative Color Transparency in Electroproduction Experiments, (B. Kundu, Samuelsson, P. Jain, J. Ralston), Physical Review D 62 (2000) 113009.

  • Extra dimensions and Strong Neutrino-Nucleon interactions above 1019 eV : Breaking the GZK Barrier (P. Jain, W. McKay, S. Panda and J. Ralston), Phys. Lett.  B 484, 267 (2000).

  • Dynamical Gauge Symmetry Breaking in SU (3)L U (1)X Extension of the Standard Model (P. Das and P. Jain), Phys. D 62, 07500 (2000).

  • Covariant Symmetry Classifications for Observables of Cosmological Birefringence, (J. Ralston and Jain) International Journal of Modern Physics D 8, 537 (1999).

  • Neutrino Absorption Tomography of the Earth’s Interior using Isotropic Ultra-high Energy Flux (Jain, Frichter and J. Ralston), Astroparticle Physics 12, 193 (1999).

  • Perturbative Proton Form Factor: Reexamined, (B. Kundu, N. Li, J. Samuelsson and P. Jain), European Physical Journal, C 8, 637 (1999).

  • Limits on Exotic Quarks in the SU(3)×U(1) Extension of the Standard Model from SUSY Search Data, (P. Das, P. Jain W. McKay) Physical Review D 59, 055011, 1999.

  • Anisotropy in the Propagation of Radio Polarizations from Cosmologically Distant galaxies, (P. Jain and Ralston), Mod. Phys. Lett. A14, 417 (1999).

  • New Phenomenon in Propagation of Radio Polarizations due to Magnetic Fields on Cosmological Scales, (J. Ralston, P. Jain and Nodland ), Phys. Rev.  Lett.  81, 26 (1998).

  • Single Top from Technipion Production, (P. Baringer, P. Jain McKay and L. Smith), Phys. Rev. D 56, 2914 (1997).

  • Zin the 3-3-1 model, (P. Jain and D. Joglekar), Phys. Lett. B 407, 141 (1997).

  • Quantum Color Transparency and Nuclear Filtering (P. Jain, Pire and J. P. Ralston), Physics Reports 271, 67 (1996).

  • Non-perturbative calculation of running masses and mixings (L. Smith, P. Jain and D. McKay ), Mo Phys. Lett. A 10,773-787(1995).

  • Heavy Meson Radiative Decays and Light Vector Meson Dominance (P. Jain, Momen and J. Schechter), International Journal of Modern Physics A 13, 2467 (1995).

  • Isospin Multiplet Structure in Ultra-Heavy Fermion Bound States (P. Jain, J. Sommerer, D. W. McKay, J. R. Spence, J. P. Vary and Bing-Lin Young), Phys. Rev. D. 49, 2514 (1994).

  • qq bound states in the Bethe-Salpeter formalism, (P. Jain, Munczek), Phys. Rev.  D 48, 5403 (1993).

  • Systematic analysis method for color transparency experiments (P. Jain, Ralston), Phys. Rev. D 48, 1104 (1993).

  • What Color Transparency Measures (P. Jain, Ralston), Phys. Rev. D 46, 3807 (1992).

  • Strong Higgs Binding of the heavy fermion systems (P. Jain, McKay, A. Sommerer, J. Spence, Bing-Lin Young and J. Vary), Phys. Rev. D 46, 4029 (1992).

  • On the validity of approximations for the calculation of the pion decay constant (P. Jain and Munczek), Phys. Lett. B 282, 157 (1992).

  • Relativistic pseudoscalar bound states, results on Bethe-Salpeter wavefunctions and decay constants (H. Munczek and P. Jain), Phys. Rev. D 46, 438 (1992).

  • Approach to color transparency in the soliton picture of the nucleon (P. Jain, Schechter, H. Weigel), Phys. Rev. D 45, 1470 (1992).

  • Calculation of the pion decay constant in the framework of the Bethe Salpeter equation (P. Jain, H. Munczek), Rev.  D 44, 1873 (1991).

  • Applications of semiclassical techniques to sine Gordon theory: reexamined (P. Jain), Modern Physics Letters A 6, 2509 (1991).

  • Poincare algebra and soliton energy in kink field theory (P. Jain), Modern Physics Letters A 6, 2363 (1991).

  • Lorentz covariance of current matrix elements in a soliton model (P. Jain), Rev. D 44, 3982 (1991).

  • Interpretation of the ”quantum-stabilized Skyrmion” (P. Jain, Schechter, R. Sorkin) Phys. Rev. D 41, 3855 (1990).

  • Static properties of nucleon as a quantum stabilized soliton, (P. Jain) Rev. D 41, 3527 (1990).

  • Relativistic energy momentum relationship for a soliton (P. Jain), Phys. D 41, 3273, (1990).

  • Neutron-proton mass splitting puzzle in Skyrme and chiral quark models (P. Jain, Johnson, N. Park, J. Schechter, H. Weigel), Phys. Rev.  D 40, 855, (1989).

  • Quantum stabilization of the Skyrme soliton (P. Jain, Schechter, R. Sorkin), Phys. Rev. D 39, 998, (1989).

  • Aspects of the chiral quark model (P. Jain, Johnson, J. Schechter), Phys. Rev.  D 38, 1571, (1988).

  • Realistic pseudoscalar-vector meson Lagrangian and its solitonic excitations (P. Jain, Johnson, Park, U. Meissner, J. Schechter), Phys. Rev. D 37, 3252, (1988).

  • Constraints on Bag Formation (P. Jain, Johnson, J. Schechter), Phys. Rev. D 35, 2230, (1987).

  • Bag formation in a chiral model (P. Jain, Gomm, R. Johnson, J. Schechter), Phys. Rev. D 33, 3476, (1986).

  • Scale anomaly and scalars (P. Jain, H. Gomm, R. Johnson, J. Schechter), Phys. Rev. D 33, 801, (1986).


      • DAE Young Scientist Award, 1996

      • Associate member, ICTP, Italy (1996-2001)



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