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physics professor

Mustansir Barma, Indian physics professor. Recipient Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar prize, Physical Sciences, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, India, 1995, Sree Narayana Bose Birth Centenary award, Indian Science Congress, 2007. Fellow: Indian National Science Academy (Young Scientist award 1980), Indian Academy of Sciences, Third World Academy of Sciences; member: Indian Complex Systems Society, Indian Physics Association.

Background

Barma, Mustansir was born on December 27, 1950 in Mumbai.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Physics and Mathematics, St. Xavier's College, University Bombay, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy in Physics, State University of New York, Stony Brook, 1974.

Career

Research associate Michigan State University, East Lansing, 1974—1976. Visiting fellow Tata Institute Fundamental Research, Mumbai, 1976—1977, academy staff member to senior professor, chair department theoretical physics, since 1977.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Member editorial board: Pramana - Journal of Physics, 1989-1995, Journal Statistical Physics, 1997-1999, since 2003. Contributor articles to science journals.

Membership

Fellow: Indian National Science Academy (Young Scientist award 1980), Indian Academy of Sciences, Third World Academy of Sciences. Member: Indian Complex Systems Society, Indian Physics Association.