(Declared as Deemed to be University under section 3 of the UGC act 1956)
Government of India, Department of Space, Thiruvananthapuram – 695547
IIST Ph.D. Programme – May 2012
Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology envisions the integration of Space Technology and Space Science educational programs with basic and applied research for meeting the national R&D requirements of science and technology in general and of the Indian Space Programme in particular. The institute provides a vibrant research atmosphere and offers doctoral and postdoctoral programmes.
Applications are invited from highly motivated candidates for admission to the Ph.D. Programme starting in May 2012, in the areas of Chemistry, Earth and Space Sciences, Humanities, Mathematics and Physics.
Minimum Qualifications: Masters degree in the relevant area with first class or equivalent. Candidates with Master’s degree in basic science subjects and Humanities must be NET qualified (JRF) to be considered for the Ph.D. programme.
Areas Of Current Research Research Area
Inorganic functional materials
Surface Engineering forBiomedical Applications
Clustering around young
embedded massive stars
Physics of intergalactic medium
Radiative processes of compact objects
Classifications in Imaging Flow Cytometry
Observational Studies of Galactic Star Forming Regions
High mass star formation
Electronics parts management in Space Industry
Discontinuous Galerkin Finite
Volume Element Methods
Mass Spectroscopy for Atomic and Molecular Physics
Condensed Matter Theory
How To Apply:
Application form can be downloaded from IIST website www.iist.ac.in
Duly filled application form along with attested copies of documents mentioned in the application form should be sent to The Administrative Officer , IIST, Valiamala Post, Thiruvananthapuram - 695547 with the superscription “Application for IIST Ph.D. Programme-May 2012”.
Application form should be accompanied by a fee of Rs. 250/- (Rs. 125/- for ST / SC candidates) in the form of Demand Draft drawn in favour of The Registrar, IIST payable at Thiruvananthapuram.
Last date for receipt of application form: March 30th 2012
For more details, visit: www.iist.ac.in/admission/ph-d/admissions-may-2012