Professor

School of Pure & Applied Physics
Mahatma Gandhi University
Kottayam-686 560,India
kindulekha@gmail.com, indulekha@mgu.ac.in;  +91 9544901257

 

Educational qualifications:

MSc (Theoretical Physics, Kerala University)

PhD (Astrophysics, Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru)

Areas of interest:  Galaxies -Stellar clusters

Membership of Professional bodies:

Associate Editor, Resonance –Journal of Science Education, Indian Academy of Sciences and Springer Nature (2021 – 2024)

Member, Scientific Organizing Committee, Astronomical Society of India (2019 -22)

Member, Executive Committee, Square Kilometer Array India Consortium (2015 -) 

Visiting Associate, Inter University Center for Astronomy & Astrophysics, Pune (2019 -22)

Member, American Association for the Advancement of Science (2017 -)

International Affiliate Member, American Astronomical Society (2015-)

Member, International Statistical Institute (2018 -)

A Few Publications:

1. Implications of a density dependent IMF for the statistics of progenitors of gravitational wave sources 2019 IAUS 346 464  

2.   Role of Gas Dynamical Friction in the Evolution of Embedded Stellar Clusters Indulekha K 2013 JApA 34 207  

3.   Cosmological Model with Fermionic field and Gauss -Bonnet Term Rakhi R, Vijayagovindan G V, Indulekha K, Abraham Noble P 2010 IJMPA 25 1267  

4.  Discovery of a 0.02 Hz QPO feature in the transient X-ray pulsar KS 1947 + 300 James Marykutty, Paul Biswajit, Devasia Jincy, Indulekha Kavila 2010 Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 407 285 

5.   Cosmological Model with Fermionic Field Rakhi R, Vijayagovindan G V, Indulekha K 2010 International Journal of Modern Physics A 25 2735 

6.   Collapse of an Inhomogeneous Proto-galaxy with Random Motions Indulekha K, Ramadurai S, Vijayagovindan G V 2004 Advances in Space Research 346 70 

Science Popularization

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