Date Time Title Speaker
Dec 23, 2019
Monday
04.00 PM Role of mechanical force in lung development Anoop V Cherian, ECCPS, Germany
Dec 23, 2019
Monday
11.30 AM Perturbative Frictional Jamming and its relation to electron transport in disordered media Mahesh M Bandi, OIST, Japan
Dec 19, 2019
Thursday
04.00 PM Turbulent drag reduction and inhibition of atherosclerosis by polymers Atul Varshney, IST, Austria
Dec 18, 2019
Wednesday
Colloquium
04.00 PM Learning to navigate in dynamic environments Antonio Celani, ICTP, Italy
Dec 17, 2019
Tuesday
11.30 AM Decoding intracellular mechanisms of innate stress sensing and inflammatory cell death Kesavardana Sannula, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memphis, USA
Dec 16, 2019
Monday
Colloquium
04.00 PM Magnons: New Platform for Quantum Optics and Quantum Information Science Girish S Agarwal, Texas A&M University, Texas
Dec 10, 2019
Tuesday
04.00 PM Surface-anchored thin films of functional metal-organic/organic materials Ritesh Haldar, IFG-KIT, Germany
Dec 09, 2019
Monday
04.00 PM Chromosomal organization in bacteria: Role of confinement and crowders Debasish Chaudhuri, Institute of Physics, Bhubaneswar
Dec 03, 2019
Tuesday
Thesis Seminar
11.30 AM Structural and functional characterization of the latest missense mutant (Y67N) of human γS-crystallin associated with dominant infantile cataract Khandekar Jishan Bari, TCIS, Hyderabad
Dec 02, 2019
Monday
Thesis Seminar
11.30 AM NMR studies on Biomolecular Interactions and Methodologies for Speeding up Resonance Assignment in Proteins Janeka Gartia, TCIS, Hyderabad
Nov 29, 2019
Friday
Thesis Seminar
10.00 AM Solid-state NMR strategies towards speed, resolution and geometry Kshama Sharma, TCIS, Hyderabad
Nov 27, 2019
Wednesday
04.00 PM Exploring High Dimensional Free Energy Landscapes of Chemical Reactions: New Approaches and Applications Nisanth N. Nair, IIT-Kanpur
Nov 26, 2019
Tuesday
Colloquium
04.00 PM The relation between chiral molecules and the electron spin-The key to almost everything Ron Naaman, Weizmann Institute, Israel
Nov 25, 2019
Monday
04.00 PM Modulating Protein Self-Assembly with External Influence: Molecular Insights from Computer Simulations Neelanjana Sengupta, IISER-Kolkata
Nov 20, 2019
Wednesday
Synopsis Seminar
04.00 PM Investigation of Role of Cosolutes on Conformational Landscape of Macromolecules Mrinmoy Mukherjee, TCIS, Hyderabad
Nov 13, 2019
Wednesday
Synopsis Seminar
04.00 PM Statistics of non-affine displacements: Defect precursors and stability of lattices Pankaj Popli, TCIS, Hyderabad
Nov 11, 2019
Monday
04.00 PM Different modes of fluidization in solid-like tissues Amit Das, Northeastern University, MA
Nov 08, 2019
Friday
02.00 PM Concept of Density and Materials Modeling at Different Length Scales Swapan K. Ghosh, UM-DAE CEBS, Mumbai
Nov 07, 2019
Thursday
04.00 PM Molecular Design using Traditional Computations and Machine Learning Deva Priyakumar, IIIT, Hyderabad
Nov 05, 2019
Tuesday
04.00 PM Multiscale Modeling of the Heart: an Interdisciplinary Approach to Cardiac Arrhythmia Management and Therapy Rupamanjari Majumder, MPIDS, Goettingen, Germany
Oct 15, 2019
Tuesday
04.00 PM Women’s empowerment through public policy: A mirage, a distant dream or a reality? Jyotsna Jha, CBPS, Bengaluru
Oct 14, 2019
Monday
04.00 PM Watching ‘3R’s of life’ at single-molecule level Theetha Pavankumar, University of California-Davis, CA
Oct 09, 2019
Wednesday
04.00 PM Low energy excitation and time-resolved dynamics in heavy-fermion systems Shovon Pal, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Oct 04, 2019
Friday
Synopsis Seminar
04.00 PM Biomolecular NMR studies on G57W mutant of human γS-crystallin and its role in dominant congenital cataract Khandekar Jishan Bari, TCIS, Hyderabad
Sep 30, 2019
Monday
04.00 PM Non-equilibrium dynamics of inhomogeneous fluids Sutapa Roy, Max-Plank Institute for Intelligent Systems, Germany
Sep 27, 2019
Friday
04.00 PM The ‘What, Why and How?’ of building ‘Sawaliram’ Jayashree Ramadas, Nitin Paul and D Chandrika, TIFR, Hyderabad
Sep 26, 2019
Thursday
04.00 PM Superconductivity in a disordered vortex lattice Amit Ghosal, IISER-Kolkata
Sep 23, 2019
Monday
02.00 PM Serotonin:Regulating neuronal powerplants Vidita A Vaidya, TIFR – Mumbai
Sep 23, 2019
Monday
11.30 AM Science research in the spirit of 3-Idiots Ajit M Srivastava, Institute of Physics, Bhubaneswar
Sep 20, 2019
Friday
10.30 AM Understanding students as stakeholders for the institutional change Deepa Chari, HBCSE-TIFR, Mumbai
Sep 18, 2019
Wednesday
04.00 PM Key Intermediates in NHC-catalysis, Photoredox Carboxylation, Decarboxylation and Ni-catalyzed Reductive Deaminative Arylation at sp3 Carbon Centers Veera Reddy Yathnam, CSIR-IICT, Hyderabad
Sep 17, 2019
Tuesday
Synopsis Seminar
04.00 PM The γH2A.X Peak in the S phase after UV irradiation corresponds to sites of DNA replication and not DNA damage Dhuppar Shivnarayan Tilkesh, TCIS, Hyderabad
Sep 11, 2019
Wednesday
Colloquium
11.30 AM The Theories of Relativity, Time, and Simultaneity During and After Einstein’s 1922 Visit to Paris C S Unnikrishnan, TIFR, Mumbai
Sep 10, 2019
Tuesday
11.30 AM Quantum Mechanics without Foundational Problems from Modified Hamiltonian Mechanics C S Unnikrishnan, TIFR, Mumbai
Sep 09, 2019
Monday
04.00 PM The Physics of Satellite Navigation System (like GPS) and its Atomic Clocks C S Unnikrishnan, TIFR, Mumbai
Sep 06, 2019
Friday
Colloquium
04.00 PM The LHC Drought and the Crisis in Electroweak Physics Sreerup Raychaudhuri, TIFR, Mumbai
Sep 05, 2019
Thursday
10.30 AM A step towards predicting the immune response Koushik Roy, University of California, LA
Sep 04, 2019
Wednesday
Colloquium
04.00 PM Bose : a Forgotten Hero Sreerup Raychaudhuri, TIFR, Mumbai
Sep 04, 2019
Wednesday
Colloquium
11.30 AM Testing cosmic ray acceleration in the laboratory Subir Sarkar, University of Oxford, UK
Aug 29, 2019
Thursday
11.30 AM Regulation of Inter-organ signaling: insights from DMon1 Anuradha Ratnaparkhi, ARI, Pune
Aug 27, 2019
Tuesday
04.00 PM Unexpected weak ferromagnetism at room temperature and Visible/IR range optical absorption in nano-titania Vasundhara Mutta, CSIR-NIIST, Thiruvananthapuram
Aug 22, 2019
Thursday
Colloquium
04.00 PM Schrodinger’s cat, black holes, and the origin of space-time T P Singh, TIFR, Mumbai
Aug 16, 2019
Friday
04.00 PM Towards quantum-limited charge amplification using quantum point contacts Madhu Thalakulam, IISER – Thiruvananthapuram
Aug 13, 2019
Tuesday
04.00 PM Molecular Scale Spatiotemporal Organization in Biological membranes: Insights from nonaffine displacements Anand Srivastava, IISc, Bangalore
Aug 09, 2019
Friday
04.00 PM Secretive Behaviour of Binary Mixtures: Layers, Drops and Particles Prashant Valluri, The University of Edinburgh, UK
Aug 08, 2019
Thursday
Colloquium
04.00 PM The Voltage-Dependent Anion Channel:from Academic Curiosity to Agent of Death M. K. Mathew, TIFR-NCBS, Bangalore
Aug 06, 2019
Tuesday
04.00 PM Immune homeostasis by regulatory T cells and circulating immunoglobulins Jagadeesh Bayry, INSERM, Paris
Aug 02, 2019
Friday
11.30 AM Phototaxis as a collective phenomenon Varuni P, IMSc, Chennai
July 31, 2019
Wednesday
Colloquium
04.00 PM Building our Universe with Qubits Shailesh Chandrasekharan, Duke University, NC
July 30, 2019
Tuesday
04.00 PM Liquid crystal elastomers Kaushik Bhattacharya, Caltech, CA
July 25, 2019
Thursday
Synopsis Seminar
04.00 PM Numerical and Experimental Study of Dynamical and Mechanical Properties of Glass Forming Liquids Bhanu Prasad Bhowmik, TCIS, Hyderabad
July 23, 2019
Tuesday
04.00 PM Science Technology Society education: An overview Aswathy Raveendran, BITS-Pilani, Hyderabad
July 22, 2019
Monday
04.00 PM The electromagnetic form factor of the pion at high precision B Ananthanarayan, IISc, Bangalore
July 22, 2019
Monday
11.30 AM Field-Free SMM Behavior of the Cyclopentadienyl Dysprosium Isonitrosyl Complexes Arun Kumar Bar, IISER – Tirupati
July 18, 2019
Thursday
11.30 AM Photophysics of quantum aggregates in Helium nanodroplets:from correlated decay processes to nanoplasmas Sivarama krishnan, IIT, Madras
June 28, 2019
Friday
Synopsis Seminar
03.00 PM Novel and augmented methods for distance estimation with magic-angle spinning solid-state NMR Mukul G Jain, TCIS, Hyderabad
June 27, 2019
Thursday
04.00 PM Immunogen design for HIV-1 and influenza Raghavan Varadarajan, IISc, Bangalore
June 26, 2019
Wednesday
04.00 PM Redox Biology in Health and Disease: Photoreception in the Biological Clock and the Dynamics of Mitochondrial Cristae Anand T Vaidya, Yale University, CT, USA
June 24, 2019
Monday
Synopsis Seminar
04.00 PM Quantitative characterization of the soluble oligomers and insoluble fibrils of amyloid proteins using novel fluorescence spectroscopy methods Timir Baran Sil, TCIS, Hyderabad
June 22, 2019
Saturday
10.00 AM Materials by Design for Safer Rechargeable Batteries Vilas G. Pol, Purdue University, USA
June 21, 2019
Friday
Synopsis Seminar
04.00 PM Viscoelastic and Ion Transport Properties of Solid State Electrolytes for Batteries and Water Electrolysis Cells Sudeshna Patra, TCIS, Hyderabad
June 19, 2019
Wednesday
Synopsis Seminar
04.00 PM Understanding the dynamics of glass-forming liquids with externally imposed disorder Rajsekhar Das, TCIS, Hyderabad
June 18, 2019
Tuesday
04.00 PM Realising the full potential of electron cryomicroscopy Vinothkumar Kutti Ragunath, NCBS, Bangalore
June 10, 2019
Monday
04.00 PM Role of microtubules and associated proteins in mitochondrial dynamics and partitionings Vaishnavi Ananthanarayanan, IISc, Bangalore
June 03, 2019
Monday
11.00 AM Advanced particle accelerators driven by ultra-intense lasers – Study of relativistic and nonlinear effects in plasmas Sudeep Banerjee, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA
May 31, 2019
Friday
Synopsis Seminar
04.00 PM Role of Static and Dynamic Length Scales in Glass Transition Indrajit Tah, TCIS, Hyderabad
May 30, 2019
Thursday
Synopsis Seminar
04.00 PM Solid-state NMR strategies towards speed, resolution and geometry Kshama Sharma, TCIS, Hyderabad
May 28, 2019
Tuesday
04.00 PM Discovery of topological magnet and chiral Fermions: Synthesis to Applications Kaustuv Manna, Max Planck Institute for Chemical Physics of Solids, Dresden
May 15, 2019
Wednesday
Colloquium
04.00 PM The Periodic Tables of the Universe Arnab Bhattacharya, TIFR Mumbai
May 13, 2019
Monday
Colloquium
04.00 PM Negative ion states of molecular hydrogen: Quantum dynamics of five particle system E. Krishnakumar, RRI, Bangalore
May 08, 2019
Wednesday
04.00 PM Changing Shapes and Decorating Cells: Formation of the Inner Ear Raj Ladher, TIFR-NCBS, Bangalore
May 07, 2019
Tuesday
04.00 PM Particles on Demand: Kinetic Theory and Data Interpolation Santosh Ansumali, JNCASR, Bangalore
May 02, 2019
Thursday
04.00 PM Stress banding in compressed quasi-two-dimensional aqueous foams Chirag Kalelkar, IIT-Kharagpur
Apr 29, 2019
Monday
04.00 PM Parton paradigm for the fractional quantum Hall effect Ajit Coimbatore Balram, Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Apr 26, 2019
Friday
Colloquium
04.00 PM Quantum Computation and Quantum Information Processing by NMR:
Introduction and Recent Developments
Anil Kumar, IISc, Bangalore
Apr 24, 2019
Wednesday
Colloquium
04.00 PM Recognition and Sensing of Phosphates by Synthetic Receptors Pradyut Ghosh, IACS, Kolkata
Apr 23, 2019
Tuesday
04.00 PM A juggling act by intrinsically disordered regions assisted mRNP assembly between memory and neurodegeneration Baskar Bakthavachalu, NCBS, Bangalore
Apr 22, 2019
Monday
04.00 PM Highly dilute uncharged polymers act as chemical RNA chaperones Mrityunjoy Kar, MPI-CBG, Desden
Apr 18, 2019
Thursday
02.00 PM Fast methods for biomolecular NMR spectroscopy at increasingly faster magic-angle spinning frequencies Kaustubh R. Mote, TCIS-TIFR, Hyderabad
Apr 17, 2019
Wednesday
11.30 AM Analyzing Cell Behaviour: From Mitotic Cell Shape to Intracellular Delivery Martin P. Stewart, University of Technology, Sydney
Apr 16, 2019
Tuesday
04.00 PM When Molecular Dynamics met Spin Resonance (and several other experiments) N R Skrynnikov, Purdue University, USA & St. Petersburg State University, Russia
Apr 15, 2019
Monday
04.00 PM Genetics of aging and age-related disorders in zebrafish Ajeet Pratap Singh, Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research, Cambridge, USA
Apr 15, 2019
Monday
11.30 AM Towards all-optical, compact sources of ions and neutrons – current research activities at QUB Satyabrata Kar, Queen’s University Belfast, UK
Apr 08, 2019
Monday
04.00 PM Assembly of multiprotein complexes for substrate and functional diversity Maddika Subba Reddy, CDFD, Hyderabad
Apr 04, 2019
Thursday
04.00 PM Tuning Self Organization of Confined Active Particles by Steepness of the Trap Arnab Saha, Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune
Apr 02, 2019
Tuesday
Colloquium
04.00 PM Mesoscopic optics of light transport through nanostructured media Sushil Mujumdar, TIFR, Mumbai
Apr 02, 2019
Tuesday
11.30 AM Highlights of Research activities of Materials Science Group – Accelerator based irradiation studies of materials G Amarendra, IGCAR, HBNI, Kalpakkam
Mar 28, 2019
Thursday
04.00 PM Regulation of mitotic arrest in stem/progenitor cells: Mechanisms for G2 arrest Arjun Guha, inStem, Bengaluru
Mar 28, 2019
Thursday
11.30 AM Insights into deformation and flow of glasses using colloidal suspensions Vijayakumar Chikkadi, IISER – Pune
Mar 26, 2019
Tuesday
04.00 PM “Quantum assisted” magnetic resonance across length scales Ashok Ajoy, University of California, Berkeley
Mar 25, 2019
Monday
04.00 PM Turbulent Superstructures in Rayleigh-Benard convection Ambrish Pandey, Technische Universität Ilmenau, Germany
Mar 20, 2019
Wednesday
04.00 PM Modelling suspensions of swimming Martin A Bees, University of York, UK
Mar 18, 2019
Monday
Colloquium
04.00 PM Rational design of functional materials: A chemist’s approach A K Tyagi, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Mumbai
Mar 13, 2019
Wednesday
Colloquium
04.00 PM Sub-wavelength plasmonic structures for opto-electronic and sensing applications Shourya Dutta Gupta, IIT-H, Hyderabad
Mar 13, 2019
Wednesday
Colloquium
02.00 PM Growing Giant Black Holes Prajval Shastri, IIA, Bangalore
Mar 12, 2019
Tuesday
Colloquium
03.30 PM Gender In Science Prajval Shastri, IIA, Bangalore & Bindu Bambah, UoH, Hyderabad
Mar 08, 2019
Friday
Colloquium
04.00 PM A present-day view of evolution Vidyanand Nanjundiah, Centre for Human Genetics, Bangalore
Feb 25, 2019
Monday
Colloquium
04.00 PM Roll and Stumble: Granular self-organization by auto-tuning of friction and its possible analogies to Run-and Tumble chemotaxis of bacteria and stampede prevention in a moving crowd Sabyasachi Bhattacharya, Ashoka University, Sonipat, Haryana
Feb 22, 2019
Friday
Colloquium
11.30 AM Models for Molybdenum and Tungsten Enzyme’s Active Sites – Developments in Dithiolene Chemistry Carola Schulzke, Universität Greifswald, Germany
Feb 21, 2019
Thursday
Thesis Defence
04.00 PM N-Substituted Pyrrolinium Salts: Synthons for the Syntheses of Electron-Rich Olefins, Backbone Functionalized NHCs, and Carbon Based Radicals Debdeep Mandal, TCIS, Hyderabad
Feb 20, 2019
Wednesday
Thesis Defence
04.00 PM Syntheses and Reactivities of P-P, P-Si, and Si-N Double Bonded Compounds Debabrata Dhara, TCIS, Hyderabad
Feb 19, 2019
Tuesday
04.00 PM Mott insulators induced by hybridization switching in ABO3 perovskites Anamitra Mukherjee, NISER, Bhubaneswar
Feb 18, 2019
Monday
Colloquium
04.00 PM Unsaturated Maingroup Species: Beyond the Carbon Copy David Scheschkewitz, Saarland University, Germany
Feb 14, 2019
Thursday
Colloquium
04.00 PM On the yielding of solids Jürgen Horbach, Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf, Germany
Feb 13, 2019
Wednesday
04.00 PM Obesity: Liver dictates meta-inflammation via secretory hepatokine, dipeptidyl peptidase 4 (DPP4) Devram Ghorpade, Columbia University, NY
Feb 12, 2019
Tuesday
04.00 PM Higher-order correlators in the Random Average Process Rahul Sunil Dandekar, IMSc, Chennai
Feb 11, 2019
Monday
Colloquium
04.00 PM Thermoelectrics, Challenges and Recent Advances Subhendra D Mahanti, Michigan State University, MI
Feb 08, 2019
Friday
04.00 PM miR-184 modulates neuronal excitability in Drosophila melanogaster Jervis Fernandes, IISER-Thiruvananthapuram
Feb 06, 2019
Wednesday
Synopsis Seminar
04.00 PM Covalent and Non-Covalent Mesoscopic Interfaces of Atomic Layers and Carbon Nanotubes for Electrochemical and Electronic Applications Shubhadeep Pal, TCIS, Hyderabad
Jan 31, 2019
Thursday
04.00 PM Spatiotemporal control of the number and diversity of centrosome-cilia Swadhin Chandra Jana, Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência, Portugal
Jan 31, 2019
Thursday
02.00 PM Ideal Pulses – Perfect Results? Matthias Ernst, ETH-Zürich, Switzerland
Jan 30, 2019
Wednesday
Colloquium
04.00 PM Regulation of centrosome-cilium’s Birth-to-Death Swadhin Chandra Jana, Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência, Portugal
Jan 29, 2019
Tuesday
Synopsis Seminar
04.00 PM Active polar suspensions – stability and turbulence Rayan Chatterjee, TCIS, Hyderabad
Jan 24, 2019
Thursday
04.00 PM “Catapulting” of topological defects through elasticity bands in active nematics Nitin Kumar, James Franck Institute, University of Chicago, IL
Jan 23, 2019
Wednesday
Public Lecture
04.00 PM Periodic Table @ 150: Some Stories V Chandrasekhar, TIFR-Hyderabad
Jan 23, 2019
Wednesday
Colloquium
11.30 AM Active liquid crystals with tunable elasticity and dynamics Nitin Kumar, James Franck Institute, University of Chicago, IL
Jan 16, 2019
Wednesday
04.00 PM Subpicosecond Energy Transfer and Ionization in Mn-Doped CdSe Quantum Dots Rohan Singh, Los Alamos National Laboratory, New Mexico
Jan 15, 2019
Tuesday
Colloquium
04.00 PM Two-dimensional Coherent Spectroscopy of Excitons in Semiconductor Quantum Wells Rohan Singh, Los Alamos National Laboratory, New Mexico
Jan 14, 2019
Monday
Colloquium
04.00 PM Understanding microsecond dynamics of protein machines with single-molecule fluorescence Gilad Haran, Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel
Jan 11, 2019
Friday
04.00 PM How does human blood get its red color? A tale from RNA perspective Rajesh Dattaram Gunage, Harvard Medical School, MA
Jan 10, 2019
Thursday
04.00 PM Mechanizing Mathematics T V H Prathamesh, University of Innsbruck, Austria
Jan 09, 2019
Wednesday
04.00 PM SNARE-mediated Membrane Fusion driven by entropic forces Anirban Polley, Columbia University, NY
Jan 08, 2019
Tuesday
Colloquium
04.00 PM Multiscale Modeling to unravel cellular and subcellular process in biological systems Anirban Polley, Columbia University, NY
Jan 08, 2019
Tuesday
11.30 AM Targeting sepsis-induced acute lung injury by modulating the Calcineurin-NFATc3 pathway in pulmonary macrophages Manjula Karpurapu, Ohio State University, Columbus
Jan 03, 2019
Thursday
02.00 PM Predicting the Non-equilibrium Properties of Polymer Films Sivasurender Chandran, University of Freiburg, Germany
Jan 02, 2019
Wednesday
Colloquium
04.00 PM History Dependent Behavior of Polymers Sivasurender Chandran, University of Freiburg, Germany

 

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