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Rajaram Nityananda is a physicist with interests in optics, dynamics, statistics and their astronomical applications. He first worked at the Raman Research Institute and then at the Tata Institute of Fundamental research, from which he retired n 2013. He joined the APU February 2014.

Academic Qualifications
  • PhD Physics Bangalore University, 1977
  • MSc IIT Madras, 1969
  • BSc Madras Univesity, 1967
  • Quantitative Reasoning
  • Physics major courses
Areas of Interest
  • Statistical physics
  • Astrophysics
  • Data analysis
  • Optics
  • Dynamics

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Research Interests
  • Gravitational lenses
  • Galaxy dynamics
  • Image reconstruction
Publications and Writings

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On-going Projects
  • Course development for the UG programme
  • Editing 'Resonance' a journal of science education of the Indian academy of sciences.

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