Deepak Vaid


Assistant Professor

Date of Joining at NITK: 

Friday, July 12, 2013

Professional Experience: 

4 years, 6 months at NITK (upto Dec 2017)

Contact Details


deepak [at]


+91-824-2474000 Extn. 3283


Academic Background

• Ph.D, Pennsylvania State University (2012)
• B. S. Missouri University of Science and Technology (2003)

Areas of Interest

• Quantum Gravity
• Quantum Computation
• 2DEG (two-dim elec gases)
• Cosmology
• Standard Model

Significant Projects

• LQG for the Bewildered, with S. Bilson-Thompson, (arXiv:1402.3586)
• Superconducting and Anti-Ferromagnetic Phases of Spacetime (arXiv:1312.7119)

Supervision of Ph.D

• On-going - One

Significant Publications

1. Local Void vs Dark Energy: : Confrontation with WMAP and Type Ia Supernovae, arXiv:0712.0370, Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics, 2009, doi:10.1088/1475-7516/2009/09/025

2. LQG for the Bewildered, arXiv:1402.3586, Springer Nature, 2017, doi:10.1007/978-3-319-43184-0

3. Superconducting and Anti-Ferromagnetic Phases of Spacetime, arXiv:1312.7119, Advances in High Energy Physics, 2017, doi:10.1155/2017/7935185


Contact us

Dr. N. K. Udayashankar, Professor and Head
Department of Physics, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

  • Hot line: +91-0824-2473052

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