Prakriti

Pal Choudhury

"We are made of star stuff!"-Carl Sagan

I am a Research Associate in Astrophysics at Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India. Currently, I work with Prof. Prateek Sharma. I work on local thermal instability in the intracluster medium as well as gas evolution in the circumgalactic medium. Check this Research section for the most recent results!

From October, 2018 to March, 2019, I have worked on a visiting PhD fellowship at Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics, Garching, Germany.

Office at IISc: Room D2-04, Physical Science(new building),

Email : prakriticATiiscDOTacDOTin / prakritipcATgmailDOTcom

What I am up to recently?

  • 02/2020 : Talking at 38th annual meeting of Astronomical Society of India
  • 01/2020: Talking at Fluids day 2020 at ICTS-TIFR!
  • 11/2019: Successfully defended thesis!

World line:

------> 08/2014 -11/2019 PhD in Astrophysics (Int-PhD) Department of Physics at Indian Institute of Science , Bangalore, India

------> 08/2012 - 07/2014 Master of Science (Int-PhD) Department of Physics at Indian Institute of Science , Bangalore, India

------> 08/2009 - 06/2012 Bachelor of Science (Physics honours) at St. Xavier's College, Kolkata, India

-------> 04/1994 - 04/2009 Secondary and high school South Point School / South Point High School, Kolkata, India

High-resolution ICM/CGM simulations