S. N. Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences

Under Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India

Department of Astrophysics and High Energy Physics

Primary Research Topics

The faculty members in the DAHEP pursue research on the following topics.


  • Applications of gauge gravity correspondence to strongly coupled systems
  • Fermions in curved spacetimes
  • Generalized uncertainty principle and black hole thermodynamics
  • High Energy Physics
  • Quantum information processing protocols
  • Linkages of quantum foundational principles with information theoretic resources
  • Quantum entanglement, teleportation and nonlocality
  • Neutrino oscillations
  • Noncommutative quantum mechanics and quantum field theory
  • Primordial black holes physics and their implications on gravitational waves
  • Quantum gravity phenomenology
  • Gravity
  • Newton-Cartan geometry


  • Astronomical Instrumentation
  • Galactic star formation
  • High Angular resolution astronomy on M-Giants and Mira variables
  • High Energy Gamma-ray and Neutrino Astronomy
  • Low-mass stars and brown dwarfs in star-forming regions
  • Multi-Messenger Astronomy
  • Novae and cataclysmic variables
  • Stellar evolution