Kaustubh Manchanda

Areas of Interest & Expertise

  • Dynamical Models
  • Graph Theory
  • Collective Phenomenon


Kaustubh Manchanda is a faculty member with the School of Arts and Sciences.

Kaustubh teaches Physics, Mathematics and Programming. She joined the university in January, 2019. Prior to this, she was teaching at the Post Graduate Department of Physics in Vijaya College, Bangalore University. After finishing her Ph.D from JNU, Kaustubh worked as a DS Kothari Postdoctoral fellow at the Department of Mathematics, Indian Institute of Science (20142017).

Publications & Writings

  • An order parameter for the transition from strong to weak generalized synchrony from empirical mode decomposition analysis,K. Manchanda and R. Ramaswamy,Phys. Rev. E 83, 066201 (2011)
  • Dynamics of excitable nodes on random graphs,K. Manchanda, T. U. Singh, and R. Ramaswamy,Pramana (22 October 2011), pp. 1 – 7.
  • Excitable nodes on random graphs: Relating dynamics to network structure,T. U. Singh, K. Manchanda, R. Ramaswamy, and A. Bose,SIAM J. Appl. Dyn. Syst. 10, 987 (2011).
  • Scaling behavior in probabilistic neuronal cellular automata,K. Manchanda, A. C. Yadav, and R. Ramaswamy,Phys. Rev. E 87, 012704 (2013).
  • Emergent organization in a market model,A. C. Yadav, K. Manchanda, and R. Ramaswamy, Physica A 482, 118 (2017).
  • Collective dynamics in heterogeneous networks of neuronal cellular automata,K. Manchanda, A. Bose, and R. Ramaswamy, Physica A 487, 111 (2017).
  • Revisiting Generalized Synchrony: Progress and Perspectives,H. H. Jafri, T. U. Singh, and K. Manchanda, Indian Academy of Sciences Conference Series (2019) 2:1. https://​www​.ias​.ac​.in/​a​r​t​i​c​l​e​/​f​u​l​l​t​e​x​t​/​c​o​n​f​/​002​/0006

On-going Projects

  • Granger causality analysis of sparse neuronal networks in monkey brain, S. K. Mody, K. Manchanda, and G. Rangarajan (manuscript in preparation)