Dr. Joydeep Chakrabortty joined the department in 2015. He obtained his Ph.D. from HRI, Allahabad, in 2011. His thesis was on Grand Unified Theory. He was a postdoctoral fellow in Physical Research Laboratory, Ahmedabad. Then he joined IIT Kanpur as an INSPIRE faculty in 2013. He has worked and is working on various aspects of Particle Physics (Theory and Phenomenology). His researches are directly related with the searches of the beyond Standard Model physics.

Recently his prime interest is to understand high scale Supersymmetry breaking, Supergravity, Neutrino Physics, and also the status of low scale phenomenological models under the lamppost of LHC data.