Prakriti

Pal Choudhury

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

I am a Postdoctoral Research Associate at Institute of Astronomy, University of Cambridge starting from May 2020 with Prof. Christopher Reynolds.

I was a PhD student/RA in Astrophysics at Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India. I have worked with Prof. Prateek Sharma 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!


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

Email : prakriticATiiscDOTacDOTin / prakritipcATgmailDOTcom / prakriti.pcATastDOTcamDOTacDOTuk

What I am up to recently?

  • 01/05/2020: Joined new postdoc job!
  • 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:

-------> 01/05/2020 - Postdoc at IoA, University of Cambridge, UK

------> 08/2014 -11/2019 PhD in Astrophysics Department of Physics at Indian Institute of Science , Bangalore, India (worked as RA between Dec, 2019 to April, 2020)

------> 08/2012 - 07/2014 Master of Science in Physics 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