Pal Choudhury

I am a postdoctoral researcher in Plasma Astrophysics, in the Department of Physics, University of Oxford. Before this, I was a postdoc at IoA, University of Cambridge. I did my PhD in Astrophysics  from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India, where I also received a Master of Physics degree (Int-PhD program)

My research interests are listed here (more details to be updated soon) and tools/techniques are outlined here

Here is a summary of my supervision experience. 

Here is a brief detail of a new forum for women researchers I started along with like-minded women in connected research fields.

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Contact : Clarendon Laboratory, University of Oxford
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Twitter :  @prakritipc

My world-line

-------> 06/2023 - Postdoc in Plasma Astrophysics at Department of Physics, University of Oxford, UK

-------> 05/2020  to 05/2023 Postdoc at IoA, University of Cambridge, UK  

 ------> 08/2014 to 04/2020  PhD in Astrophysics,  Department of Physics at Indian Institute of Science  , Bangalore, India 

 ------> 08/2012 to 07/2014  Master of Science in Physics  Department of Physics at Indian Institute of Science , Bangalore, India    

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

--------> 1994 to 2009 South Point High School, Kolkata, India

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