Shirshendu Chowdhury

Assistant Professor
Dept: Mathematics and Statistics  (DMS)
E-mail: shirshendu [at] iiserkol.ac.in
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Research Interest:

    Linear and Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations, Fluid Mechanics, Compressible Navier-Stokes equations, Viscoelastic flow of Maxwell and Jeffreys fluid, Control of PDE (In particular Controllability, Stabilizability, Optimal control problem for Compressible Navier-Stokes equations and Viscoelastic fluid model).


Academic Background:
  1. Post doctoral studies in Mathematics (July 2013 - April, 2015), Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Centre for Applicable Mathematics, Bangalore, India & Institut de Math´ematiques de Toulouse, Universit´e Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France
  2. Ph.D in Mathematics (June, 2013), Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Centre for Applicable Mathematics, Bangalore, India
  3. M.S. in Mathematics (2008), Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Centre for Applicable Mathematics, Bangalore, India


Positions:
  1. Indian Institute of Science Education And Research, Kolkata, India. Assistant Professor in Mathematics (5th May 2017-Current).
  2. Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India. Assistant Professor in Mathematics (30th September 2016-4th May 2017).
  3. Indian Institute of Science Education And Research, Kolkata, India. Inspire Faculty in Mathematics (28th April 2015-29th September 2016).
  4. Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Centre for Applicable Mathematics, Bangalore, India. Post doctoral studies in Mathematics (July 2014 - 27th April 2015). • Supervisor: Professor Mythily Ramaswamy.


Awards and Honors:
  1. HarHarish Chandra Memorial Award for the Best Ph. D. Thesis in Mathematics for the year 2013-2014.
  2. INSPIRE Faculty Award, 2015.


Selected Publications:
  1. Controllability and Stabilizability of the Linearized Compressible Navier Stokes System in One Dimension, with M. Ramaswamy and J. P. Raymond, SIAM J. Control Optim (2012), Vol. 50, No. 5, pp. 2959-2987.
  2. Optimal Control of Linearized Compressible Navier-Stokes Equations with M. Ramaswamy, ESAIM Control Optim. Calc. Var (2013), 19, No. 2, pp 587-615.
  3. Null controllability of the linearized compressible Navier Stokes system in one dimension, with D. Mitra, M. Ramaswamy and M. Renardy, J. Differential Equations 257 (2014), no. 10, 3813-3849.