Tuesday, 13/11/2018       
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research is a National Centre of the Government of India, under the umbrella of the Department of Atomic Energy, as well as a deemed University awarding degrees for master's and doctoral programs. The Institute was founded in 1945 with support from the Sir Dorabji Tata Trust under the vision of Dr Homi Bhabha. At TIFR, we carry out basic research in physics, chemistry, biology, mathematics, computer science and science education. Our main campus is located in Mumbai, with centres at Pune, Bangalore and Hyderabad.

India shines at the International Olympiads

NITI Aayog, Intel and TIFR collaborate to set up a Model International Center for Transformative AI (ICTAI)

Dirac Medal to Subir Sachdev

Prof. E.C. George Sudarshan : Passing of an era

Wiley Library award 2017 won by SIRC

Congratulations: TIFR is a winner of the Clarivate Analytics India Research Excellence - Citation Awards 2017

Infosys prize for 2017 won by Upi Bhalla (NCBS) and Yamuna Krishnan (until recently at NCBS) and Ritabrata Munshi (Maths)

Indian and US satellites, AstroSat and Chandra, measure a black hole's spin rate

Traffic jams in neurons are useful…

Clocking electrons racing faster than light in glass

CZT Imager of AstroSat measures first phase resolved X-ray polarisation of Crab pulsar

Liquids take a shine to terahertz radiation

Creation of coherent states in molecules by incoherent electrons

Cosmic fireworks: First joint detection of gravitational and electromagnetic waves from colliding neutron stars

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Nov 14, 2018


  • Dr. Sourav Dutta (DNAP-TIFR, Mumbai), "Cold Collisions" in AG-66 starts at 1600
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    Nov 15, 2018


  • Prof. U. K. Anandavardhanan (IIT, Mumbai), "Mod p representations of GL(2,F)" in AG-69 starts at 1600
  • Gugan Thoppe (Duke University, Durham, USA), "Betti Numbers of Gaussian Excursions in the Sparse Regime" in A-201 (STCS Seminar Room) starts at 1600
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    Nov 13, 2018


  • Mr. Anirban Das (TIFR, Mumbai), "Was the Dark Matter Cold All Along?" in A 304 starts at 1300
  • Mr. Arnab Pattanayak (Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai), "Wave-Periodic Structure interaction at Tera-Hertz (THz) frequency regime" in AG80 starts at 1600

  • Nov 14, 2018


  • Dr. Sourav Dutta (DNAP-TIFR, Mumbai), "Cold Collisions" in AG-66 starts at 1600

  • Nov 15, 2018


  • Prof. U. K. Anandavardhanan (IIT, Mumbai), "Mod p representations of GL(2,F)" in AG-69 starts at 1600
  • Gugan Thoppe (Duke University, Durham, USA), "Betti Numbers of Gaussian Excursions in the Sparse Regime" in A-201 (STCS Seminar Room) starts at 1600
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