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PHURAILATPAM Hemantakumar / PhD (2020) in Physics

Supervised by Prof. LI Tjonnie Guang Feng


  • B.Sc. Hons. Physics; Hindu College, University of Delhi, New Delhi, India; 2012-2015;
  • M.Sc. Physics, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai, India; 2016-2018;
  • Ph.D. Physics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong; 2020-present

Research Interest

  • Gravitational waves parameter estimation and wave-from modelling

Research and Professional Experience

  • Research Project; TIFR, Mumbai, India; Analytic Fourier domain inspiral gravitational wave templates for compact binaries with eccentric orbit; under the supervision of Prof. A. Gopakumar his PhD student Srishti Tiwari; 2018
  • Internship; KIT, Karlsruhe, Germany; Study of Anisotropy in cosmic rays with Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer(AMS-02) experiment; Under the guidance of Kai Fabian Bindel (PhD under the guidance of Prof. Wim de Boer); 2017

Awards and Honors

  • Awarded internship grant from Karlsruhe House of Young Scientists, Germany(KHYS) for the research work with AMS-02 experiment; 2017


  • Book; Phurailatpam Hemantakumar, In The realm of Bose (The diary of a teenagers brief sojourn at Bose Institute) ; 2013
  • Paper Journal; Bhuvnesh, Phurailatpam Hemantakumar, 2015, Measurement of Time Period of A Simple Pendulum using an Electronic Circuit, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ENGINEERING RESEARCH & TECHNOLOGY (IJERT) NCETRASECT – 2015 (Volume 3 – Issue 23)
  • Paper; Ready-to-use Fourier domain templates for compact binaries inspiraling along moderately eccentric orbits; Srishti Tiwari, Achamveedu Gopakumar, Maria Haney, and Phurailatapam Hemantakumar; 2019

Other Skills

  • Data analysis: Python, C++, Mathematica
  • Web Development: Django, HTML, CSS
  • Micro-controller programming: Arduino