I am a physicist presently employed as an assistant professor at the National Institute of Technology, Karnataka located in Mangaluru, India. My interests are at the interface of quantum gravity and condensed matter physics. A list of my research papers can be found on SPIRES.
2012, PhD, Pennsylvania State University 2003, BS, Missouri S&T
Quantum Gravity, General Relativity, Quantum Computation
LaTeX, Python, WordPress, Sage (Open Source Mathematics)
Assistant Professor, Physics
2013 – Present
I have been serving as an assistant professor in the department of physics at the National Institute of Technology Karnataka (NITK), located in the southern Indian state of Karnataka.
Graduate Teaching Assistant
2003 – 2007
Teaching assistant for introductory physics laboratory courses at the Pennsylvania State University
2000 – 2003
Research assistant under Prof Don Madison at the Missouri University of Science and Technology (Missouri S&T) located in Rolla, Missouri, USA