Saugata Bandyopadhyay

Associate Professor
Dept: Mathematics and Statistics (DMS)
E-mail: saugata.bandyopadhyay [at]
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Research Interest:

    I'm mainly interested in the nonlinear analysis of differential forms with emphasis on the existence and regularity issues in Pullback Equations, minimization of functionals involving differential forms and differential inclusions involving the exterior derivative operator.

Academic Background:
  1. B.Sc. (Mathematics), Jadavpur University, 2000
  2. M.S. (Mathematics), Indian Institute of Science, 2003
  3. PhD (Mathematics), Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, 2007

  1. Research Assistant, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (2007 - 2008)
  2. Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Kolkata (2008 - 2015)
  3. Associate Professor, IISER Kolkata ( - )

Awards and Honors:
  1. University Medal from Jadavpur University (2000)
  2. Prof. P. L. Bhatnagar Medal from Indian Institute of Science (2003)
  3. Departmental Prize from Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (2007)

Selected Publications:
  1. Bandyopadhyay, Saugata and Sil, Swarnendu. 2016. " Notions of Affinity in Calculus of Variations with Differential Forms." Adv. Calc. Var., 9, 293-304
  2. Bandyopadhyay, Saugata and Sil, Swarnendu. 2016. "Exterior Convexity and Classical Calculus of Variations." ESAIM: Control, Optimisation and Calculus of Variations, 22, 338-354
  3. Bandyopadhyay, Saugata; Dacorogna, Bernard and Kneuss, Olivier. 2015. "Some New Results on Differential Inclusions for Differential Forms." Trans. Amer. Math. Soc., 367, 3119-3138