Rajsekhar Bhattacharyya was born in Kolkata, India in 1971. He received his M.S. degree in physics from the Calcutta University in the year 1995, and he has been awarded his Ph.D. degree in theoretical physics in 2004 at the Jadavpur University, where he worked on the nonperturbative aspects of Gauge theories. He joined as a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Stellenbosch Institute for Advanced Studies, Stellenbosch, South Africa, in 2004, and he worked there till 2006. In the postdoctoral work, he worked in string theory. In 2006, he returned to India and joined the Dinabandhu Andrews College, Kolkata as an Assistant Professor. Presently, his prime research interest is in commutative algebra; more precisely he is focusing on homological conjecture. Among many places, he had visited the School of Physics at the University of Witwatersrand in South Africa, Department of Mathematics at IIT Bombay, India, and also the Department of Mathematics at TIFR, India. He presented talk on the topics of commutative algebra in various places like at the Department of Mathematics at IIT Bombay, in ISI Bangalore, and also at the Department of Mathematics of IIT Madras, India. Recently, he presented talk in a satellite conference of the International Congress of Mathematician in NEHU, India. He also renders his service as a Reviewer of the American Mathematical society.
Biography Updated on 31 July 2011