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


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

Awards and Honors:

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

Selected Publications:

  1. Bandyopadhyay, Saugata and Sil, Swarnendu. 2016."Exterior Convexity and Classical Calculus of Variations." ESAIM: Control, Optimisation and Calculus of Variations, 22, 338-354
  2. Bandyopadhyay, Saugata; Dacorogna, Bernard and Kneuss, Olivier. 2015."Some New Results on Differential Inclusions for Differential Forms." Trans. Amer. Math. Soc., 367, 3119-3138
  3. Bandyopadhyay, Saugata; Dacorogna, Bernard and Sil, Swarnendu. 2015."Calculus of Variations with Differential Forms." J. Eur. Math. Soc., 17, 1009-1039
  4. Bandyopadhyay, Saugata and Dacorogna, Bernard. 2009."On the Pullback Equation ?*(g) = f." Ann. Inst. H. Poincaré Anal Non Linéaire, 26, 1717-1741

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