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Dr PAUL K T

MSc, MPhil, PhD

PHYSICS AND ELECTRONICS
SCHOOL OF SCIENCES
BANGALORE CENTRAL CAMPUS
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Name Programme Year of Passing
PhD PhD 2013
MPhil MPhil 2006
PG MSc 1986
Degree BSc 1984
Sl.No. Title Name of Periodical Periodicity Date
1 Candidate Be stars in the Magellanic Clouds (Paul+, 2012) VizieR On-line Data Catalog: J/MNRAS/421/3622 Other 01/03/2013
2 Classical Be stars in our Galaxy and the Magellanic Clouds International Workshop on Stellar Libraries, Proceedings of a conference Annual 01/01/2012
3 Study of star formation in young Magellanic Cloud clusters Astronomical Society of India Conference Series Annual 01/01/2012
4 Photometric and spectroscopic study of candidate Be stars in the Magellanic Clouds Active OB stars: structure, evolution, mass loss, and critical limits, Proceedings of the Internatio Annual 01/07/2011
5 Spectroscopic study of candidate Be stars in the Magellanic Clouds Proceedings of the 29th Meeting of the Astronomical Society of India Annual 23/02/2011
Sl.No. Title Name of Journal Date of Publication Volume No/Issue No/Page No
1 Identification of new classical Ae stars in the Galaxy using LAMOST DR5 Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 01-Mar-2021 501 / 4 / 5927-5937

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Category Article in Research Journal
Sole Authored /Co Authored Co-Author
Author Name (s) BLESSON MATHEW,SREEJA S KARTHA,PAUL K T
Title of Article Identification of new classical Ae stars in the Galaxy using LAMOST DR5
Name of Journal Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
Volume No 501
Issue No 4
Page No 5927-5937
URL https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/13652966
Indexing Agency Scopus
Date of Publication 01-Mar-2021
2 Optical spectroscopy of Galactic field classical Be stars Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 01-Jan-2021 500 / 3 / 3926-3943

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Category Article in Research Journal
Sole Authored /Co Authored Co-Author
Author Name (s) BLESSON MATHEW,GOURAV BANERJEE,PAUL K T
Title of Article Optical spectroscopy of Galactic field classical Be stars
Name of Journal Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
Volume No 500
Issue No 3
Page No 3926-3943
URL https://academic.oup.com/mnras
Indexing Agency Scopus
Date of Publication 01-Jan-2021
3 On the Mass Accretion Rate and Infrared Excess in Herbig Ae/Be Stars The Astronomical Journal 02-Apr-2019 157 / 4 / 159-168

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Category Article in Research Journal
Sole Authored /Co Authored Co-Author
Author Name (s) SREEJA S KARTHA,BLESSON MATHEW,UJJWAL KRISHNAN,PAUL K T
Title of Article On the Mass Accretion Rate and Infrared Excess in Herbig Ae/Be Stars
Name of Journal The Astronomical Journal
Volume No 157
Issue No 4
Page No 159-168
URL https://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.3847/1538-3881/ab0ca1
Indexing Agency Scopus
Date of Publication 02-Apr-2019
4 Insights on bar quenching from a multiwavelength analysis: The case of Messier 95 Astronomy & Astrophysics 04-Jan-2019 / / 0-5

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Category Article in Research Journal
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Author Name (s) PAUL K T,K. GEORGE,P. JOSEPH,S.MONDAL,S SUBRAMANIAM,A SUBRAMANIAM
Title of Article Insights on bar quenching from a multiwavelength analysis: The case of Messier 95
Name of Journal Astronomy & Astrophysics
Volume No
Issue No
Page No 0-5
URL https://www.aanda.org/articles/aa/full_html/2019/01/aa34500-18/aa34500-18.html
Indexing Agency Scopus
Date of Publication 04-Jan-2019
5 A study of pulsation & rotation in a sample of A-K type stars in the Kepler field Astrophysics & Space Science 01-Dec-2018 363 / 12 / 260-

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Category Article in Research Journal
Sole Authored /Co Authored Co-Author
Author Name (s) PAUL K T,SOWGATA CHOWDHURY,SANTOSH JOSHI,CHRIS A. ENGELBRECHT,PETER D CAT,YOGESH C. JOSHI3
Title of Article A study of pulsation & rotation in a sample of A-K type stars in the Kepler field
Name of Journal Astrophysics & Space Science
Volume No 363
Issue No 12
Page No 260-
URL https://doi.org/10.1007/s10509-018-3480-1
Indexing Agency Scopus
Date of Publication 01-Dec-2018
6 Excitation Mechanism of O I Lines in Herbig Ae/Be Stars The Astrophysical Journal 10-Apr-2018 857 / 1 / 30-39

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Category Article in Research Journal
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Author Name (s) BLESSON MATHEW,PAUL K T
Title of Article Excitation Mechanism of O I Lines in Herbig Ae/Be Stars
Name of Journal The Astrophysical Journal
Volume No 857
Issue No 1
Page No 30-39
URL https://iopscience.iop.org/journal/0004-637X
Indexing Agency Scopus
Date of Publication 10-Apr-2018
7 NIR properties of Be stars in star clusters in the Magellanic Clouds New Astronomy 10-Oct-2017 56 / / 28-49

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Category Article in Research Journal
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Author Name (s) PAUL K T,ANNAPURNI SUBRAMANIAM,BLESSON MATHEW, SHRUTHI S. B
Title of Article NIR properties of Be stars in star clusters in the Magellanic Clouds
Name of Journal New Astronomy
Volume No 56
Issue No
Page No 28-49
URL https://www.journals.elsevier.com/new-astronomy/ Cached
Indexing Agency Scopus
Date of Publication 10-Oct-2017
8 NIR properties of Be stars in star clusters in the Magellanic Clouds New Astronomy 01-Oct-2017 56 / / 28-49

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Category Article in Research Journal
Sole Authored /Co Authored Co-Author
Author Name (s) BLESSON MATHEW,PAUL K T
Title of Article NIR properties of Be stars in star clusters in the Magellanic Clouds
Name of Journal New Astronomy
Volume No 56
Issue No
Page No 28-49
URL https://www.journals.elsevier.com/new-astronomy/
Indexing Agency Scopus
Date of Publication 01-Oct-2017
9 Short-term Hα line variations in Classical Be stars: 59 Cyg and OT Gem Journal of Astrophysics and Astronomy 15-Mar-2017 38 / 6 / 1-12

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Category Article in Research Journal
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Author Name (s) PAUL K T,SHRUTHI S BHAT,ANNAPURNI SUBRAMANIAM
Title of Article Short-term Hα line variations in Classical Be stars: 59 Cyg and OT Gem
Name of Journal Journal of Astrophysics and Astronomy
Volume No 38
Issue No 6
Page No 1-12
URL www.ias.ernet.in
Indexing Agency Scopus
Date of Publication 15-Mar-2017
10 Spectroscopic Study of Be-shell stars:4 Her and 88 Her Research in Astronomy and Astrophysics 01-Feb-2017 16 / 5 / 76-76

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Category Article in Research Journal
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Author Name (s) PAUL K T,BLESSON MATHEW,SRUTHI S BHATT,ANNAPURNI SUBRAHMANIAM
Title of Article Spectroscopic Study of Be-shell stars:4 Her and 88 Her
Name of Journal Research in Astronomy and Astrophysics
Volume No 16
Issue No 5
Page No 76-76
URL http://www.raa-journal.org
Indexing Agency Scopus
Date of Publication 01-Feb-2017
11 Spectroscopic study of Be-shell stars: 4 Her and 88 Her Research in Astronomy and Astrophysics (RAA) 01-May-2016 16 / 5 / 76-86

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Category Article in Research Journal
Sole Authored /Co Authored Co-Author
Author Name (s) BLESSON MATHEW,PAUL K T
Title of Article Spectroscopic study of Be-shell stars: 4 Her and 88 Her
Name of Journal Research in Astronomy and Astrophysics (RAA)
Volume No 16
Issue No 5
Page No 76-86
URL http://www.raa-journal.org/raa/index.php/raa
Indexing Agency Scopus
Date of Publication 01-May-2016
12 Study of candidate Be stars in the Magellanic Clouds using near-infrared photometry and optical spectroscopy Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (MNRAS) 01-Apr-2012 421 / 4 / 3622-3640

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Category Article in Research Journal
Sole Authored /Co Authored Co-Author
Author Name (s) BLESSON MATHEW,PAUL K T
Title of Article Study of candidate Be stars in the Magellanic Clouds using near-infrared photometry and optical spectroscopy
Name of Journal Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (MNRAS)
Volume No 421
Issue No 4
Page No 3622-3640
URL https://academic.oup.com/mnras
Indexing Agency Scopus
Date of Publication 01-Apr-2012
13 Study of candidate Be stars in the Magellanic Clouds using near-infrared photometry and optical spectroscopy Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society(MNRAS) 24-Aug-2011 421 / 4 / 3622-3640

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Category Article in Research Journal
Sole Authored /Co Authored Sole
Author Name (s) PAUL K T
Title of Article Study of candidate Be stars in the Magellanic Clouds using near-infrared photometry and optical spectroscopy
Name of Journal Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society(MNRAS)
Volume No 421
Issue No 4
Page No 3622-3640
URL http://mnras.oxfordjournals.org/
Indexing Agency Scopus
Date of Publication 24-Aug-2011
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1 Conference Co-presenter XXXVI Meeting of Astronomical Society of India 05/02/2018 Osmania University & Astronomical society of India National
2 Conference Moderator/Chair Research in Astronomy: Opportunities and Challenges ? IV 01/12/2017 IUCAA & WMO College of Arts & Science, Muttil, Wayanad Regional
3 Seminar Keynote Speaker Workshop on Astronomical Spectroscopy Introduction to Be Stars 26/08/2017 Christ University Regional
4 Conference Presenter 13th Asia-Pacific Regional IAU meeting(APRIM 2017) NIR Properties of Be Stars in star clusters of the Magellanic Clouds 03/07/2017 International Astronomical Union-Asia-Pacific Region International
5 Conference Participant 35th meetiing of Astronomical society of India 06/03/2017 Other National
6 Other Presenter Star formation in Young Magellanic Cloud Star Clusters - International
7 Symposium Presenter Phtometric and Spectroscopic study of candidate Be stars in the Magellanic Clouds - International
8 Seminar Presenter How different are Be stars in Magellanic Clouds - National
9 Participant Recent advances in Star formation: Observations an Recent advances in Star formation: Observations and Theory - IAA, Bangalore International
10 Participant Active OB stars ,IAU Active OB stars ,IAU - Paris International
11 Participant Seminar on Emerging avenues in basic Sciences Seminar on Emerging avenues in basic Sciences - Christ University Regional
12 Participant Seminar on Applications of Non linear Dynamical Sy Seminar on Applications of Non linear Dynamical Systems - Christ, Irinjalakuda Regional
13 Participant Seminar on Revive and Revitalize the Interest towa Seminar on Revive and Revitalize the Interest towards Basic Science - Christ University Regional
14 Participant Seminar on the Emerging Trends in Bio-Diversity an Seminar on the Emerging Trends in Bio-Diversity and Bio-Technology - Christ University Regional
15 Participant Exploring the Universe Exploring the Universe - Indain Academy of Science & St. Joseph's College, Bangalore Regional
16 Participant Emerging Trends in Material Science Emerging Trends in Material Science - Christ University & JNCASR Regional
17 Participant 6th Annual KSTA Conference -2013 6th Annual KSTA Conference -2013 - Karnataka Science and Technolgy Academy (KSTA) & Christ University Regional
18 Participant Current Trends in Near Infrared Astronomy in Indi Current Trends in Near Infrared Astronomy in Indi - TIFR & IUCAA National
19 Participant Astronomy Research: Opportunities and challenges Astronomy Research: Opportunities and challenges - IUCAA Regional
20 Participant PG special workshop in Physics on current trends i PG special workshop in Physics on current trends in frontier areas of physics - Christ University & KSTA Institutional
21 Conference Presenter Classical Be stars in our Galaxy and the Magellanic Clouds - National
22 Participant Meeting of Astronomical society of India Meeting of Astronomical society of India - Astronomical Society of India National
23 Conference Presenter Spectroscopic Study of Classical Be-Stars: 4 Her and 88 Her - National
24 Conference Presenter Understanding the circumstellar discs of Be-Stars - International
25 Participant TMT Science and Instrumentation Workshop TMT Science and Instrumentation Workshop - India-TMT (IIST+IIA+IUCAA) National
26 Conference Presenter High Resolution Spectroscopy of Classical Be Stars - National
27 Conference Presenter Long term variability of Hα emission line profiles in selected Be-stars - National
28 Participant 34th Meeting of Astronomical Society of India 34th Meeting of Astronomical Society of India - Astronomical Society of India National
29 Participant Research in Astronomy: Opportunities and Challenge Research in Astronomy: Opportunities and Challenges III - IUCAA Regional
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1 Emission Line Stars National workdhop on Observational Astronomy & Data Analysis Techniques 05/11/2016 Centre fof PG studies, St. Philomena College
2 Understanding Be-Stars using Spectroscopy IRC Conference organised by IUCAA 09/12/2014 Nirmala College, Muvattupuzha
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Sl.No. Title Guide Name Institution Month Year
1 STUDY OF CLASSICAL BE STARS IN OUR GALAXY AND IN THE MAGELLANIC CLOUDS Annapurni Subraniam CHRIST UNIVERSITY
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1 Optical and Infrared Photometric Study of Pre-Main Sequence Stars in Young Open Cluster NGC 7419 Optical and Infrared Photometric Study of Pre-Main Sequence Stars in Young Open Cluster NGC 7419 Optical and Infrared Photometric Study of Pre-Main Sequence Stars in Young Open Cluster NGC 7419 Vrinda Mukundan Christ University
2 Spectroscopic study of selected Be-Stars in our Galaxy Amitha Mathew Christ University
3 Earth Similarity Index and Habitability studies of Exoplanets Madhu Kashyap J Christ University
4 Spatial and Dynamical properties of Open star Clusters Surabhi Yadav Christ University April 2018
5 Long term variability of H alpha emission line profiles in selected Be stars Ranjani L Kandi Christ University April 2018
6 High Precision Radial velocity studies on VBT Echelle Spectrograph C Sireesha University of Culcutta
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Sl.No. Name of the Research Project Investigator(s) Sponsors Internal/External
1 Understanding the Circumstellar disk in Classical Be-stars Paul KT (PI), Annapurni Subramaniam(Co I) Christ university Internal
2 Panchromatic Temporal Characterisation of Classical Be-Stars PAUL K T PAUL K T,paul.ktAnnapurni Subramanim,BLESSON MATHEW SCIENCE& ENGINEERINGRESEARCHBOARD(SERB External
3 Unraveling the ongoing star formation in diverse galaxy environments using UVIT SREEJA S KARTHA SREEJA S KARTHA,BLESSON MATHEW,PAUL K T,VINEETH V ISRO External
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Sl.No. Name of the Workshop/FDP/Training programme Name of Oraganiser Level Date
1 Workshop on Constructive Alignment in Outcome Based Educationb Teaching Learning Enhancement Cell Institutional 12/09/2020
2 QIP Academic Staff College Institutional 20/03/2020
3 Workshop on Multiwavelength Observations using Astrosat IUCAA & Christ University National 14/12/2017
4 Sensing workshop-Case based Pedagogy Christ University Institutional 09/10/2017
5 QIP on Teaching, Learning and Evaluation CU-Academic Staff College 23/05/2017
6 Workshop on Stellar Astrophysics (sponsored by IUCAA) Department of Physics & Electronics National 02/02/2017
7 Workshop on Observational Astronomy & Data Analysis Techniquess St. Philomena College, Puttur, Mangalore (Sponsored by ISRO & INSA) Regional 05/11/2016
8 QIP on Research and Publications Department of Physics & Electronics 06/10/2016
9 QIP Centre for Research, Christ University Institutional 05/10/2015
10 Stars: Formation, Evolution and Explosion Christ University,Bangalore Regional -
11 Meeting of Astronomical Society of India IAA, Bangalore Regional -
12 Refresher course in Astrophysics IUCAA, Pune Regional -
13 Workshop on Excitement of Teaching Physics IISc Regional -
14 Workshop on Quantum Mechanics & Astrophysics Christ University Regional -
15 Workshop Experimental Physics Christ University Regional -
16 Workshop on Teaching Solid State Physics Christ- IPA Regional -
17 Workshop on Thermodynamics IPA Regional -
18 Computer Hardware Training program Ministry of Industry, Govt. of India Regional -
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