About Me


Name:     Debarati CHATTERJEE

Former Affiliations:     
 Institut für Theoretische Physik, J. W. Goethe Universität, Frankfurt am Main, Germany (2019)
 Laboratoire de Physique Corpusculaire, Caen, France (2015-2018)
 Observatoire de Paris, Meudon, France (2013-2015)
 Frankfurt Institute of Advances Studies, Frankfurt, Germany (2012-2013) 
 University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany (2010-2012) 
 Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics, Kolkata, India (2004-2009)

    Field of research: (multidisciplinary)  Theoretical Astrophysics, Astronomy and  Astrophysics,  Nuclear Physics, Particle Physics, Relativity
    Skills and Expertise : Extreme matter in compact stars (neutron stars, supernova) in astrophysics, numerical modeling, structure of compact stars in strong magnetic fields, emission of gravitational waves

Language Skills:     English, Hindi, Bengali, German, French, Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese (basic), reading/writing: Russian, Persian/Arabic, Greek

Academic associations: 
     Alumni Member : Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, University of Heidelberg, 
        Cité Internationale Universitaire de Paris
     Life member, Astronomical Society of India
     Member of Working Group for Gender Equity, Astronomical Society of India
     IAGRG (Indian Association for General Relativity and Gravitation)
     GRG (International Society on General Relativity and Gravitation)
     Associate of COSPAR (Committee on Space Research)
     Member of European COST Actions: Compstar, NewCompStar, Pharos
     Member of Extreme Matter Institute (EMMI)

Extracurricular Skills :     Classical Indian dance, Rock climbing, High altitude trekking, Sketching and Painting, Poetry writing, Martial arts, Yoga, Science communication and Outreach
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