PEOPLE Graduate Student
International Centre for Theoretical Sciences, Bengaluru
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  rahulsingh  ictsresin

Research Interests:

  1. Transport in Turbulence: Aspects of dynamics of long filaments in turbulent flows.
  2. Active Turbulence: Study of emergent chaotic dynamics in active flows (such as dense bacterial suspensions).

Thesis Advisor: Samriddhi Sankar Ray

Link to my Google Scholar profile


  1. Sedimenting Elastic Filaments in Turbulent Flows
    Rahul Kumar Singh, J. R. Picardo and S. S. Ray.
  2. Anomalous Diffusion and Levy Walks Distinguish Active Turbulence from Inertial Turbulence
    S. Mukherjee, Rahul Kumar Singh, M. James and S. S. Ray.
    Physical Review Letters 127, 118001 (2021) [Editors' Suggestion]. 
    Featured in Physics: [Physics 14, s116 (2021)] Bacteria That Shove Harder, Move Further
  3. Elastoinertial chains in a two-dimensional turbulent flow
    Rahul Kumar Singh,  M. Gupta, J. R. Picardo, D. Vincenzi and S. S. Ray.
    Physical Review E 101, 053105 (2020).
  4. Dynamics of a long chain in turbulent flows: impact of vortices
    J. R. Picardo, Rahul Kumar Singh, S. S. Ray and D. Vincenzi.
    Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A, 378, 20190405 (2020).