As a very young school in an equally new institution, the School of Physics at IISER-TVM is actively looking to expand both its research and teaching activities. 

The school at present has faculty members working on core areas such as:

  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • High-energy Physics
  • Optics
  • Statistical Mechanics
and as well as emerging areas like
  • Gravitational wave astronomy
  • Nanoscale materials
  • Quantum information theory  
  • Solar cells. 
The school is looking forward to expand in other areas like soft condensed matter(theory & experiment) and quantum optics. 

Currently, the school has 

Already hosting several dynamic research programs with one industry funded researchtwo Max Planck partner groups (MPG on Cosmology & GravityMPG on Gravitational Wave Physicsand having several faculty members with national and international research fellowships, the platform for building a school that may be counted among the best is in place.

For information in a nutshell, check out the school's Brochure.

Recent News @ SoP, IISER - TVM

Awards bagged by our students!

Jishnu Nampoothiri (Class of 2014), has been awarded with a Shyama Prasad Mukherjee fellowship for the year 2013, by the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR).

Krishnanand Mallayya (Class of 2014), has scored the First Rank in the Joint Entrance Screening Test (JEST) 2014.


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