PEOPLE Postdoctoral Fellow
International Centre for Theoretical Sciences, Bengaluru
Area of Research:  Fluid dynamics, non-linear dynamics
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  priyankamaity  ictsresin

Research Interests

  • Turbulent flows - Lagrangian statistics, Rotating turbulence.
  • Buoyancy driven flows - Rayleigh - Bénard convection.
  • Pattern fomration in fluids.

Academic Qualification

  • Ph.D. , Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur (2008-2016).
  • M.Sc. (Physics), Indian Institute of Technology, Madras.
  • B.Sc. (Hons.) in Physics, University of Calcutta.

Research/Teaching Experience

  • Post doctoral fellow, Fluid dynamics group , International Center for Theoretical Sciences -TIFR (April 2017 - present).
  • Faculty, Department of Physics, National Institute of Technology Jamshedpur, India (July 2016-April 2017).


  • P. Maity and S. S. Ray, Statistics of the Kinetic Energy of Heavy, Inertial Particles in Weakly Rotating Turbulence, Perspectives in Nonlinear dynamics, Invited article, under review (2020). 
  • P. Maity, R. Govindarajan, and S. S. Ray, Statistics of Lagrangian Trajectories in a Rotating Turbulent Flow, Phys. Rev. E. 100, 043110 (2019). )
  • P. Maity and K. Kumar, Zero-Prandtl-number convection with slow rotation, Phys. Fluids. 26, 104103 (2014).
  • P. Maity, K. Kumar, and P. Pal, Homoclinic bifurcations in low-Prandtl-number Rayleigh-Bénard convection with uniform rotation, Europhys. Lett. 103 64003 (2013) .
  • P. Pal, K. Kumar, P. Maity, and S. K. Dana, Pattern dynamics near inverse homoclinic bifurcation in fluids, Phys. Rev. E 87, 023001 (2013).(