Dr.Dipankar Home

Professor of physics at Bose Institute, Calcutta, Dr. Home’s primary interest has been fundamental problems of quantum mechanics, with more than 100 research papers to his credit. Prof. Home has authored two books – “Conceptual Foundations of Quantum Physics” (Plenum, New York, 1997), with its foreword by Nobel Laureate Sir Anthony Leggett; and “Einstein’s Struggles with Quantum Theory: A Reappraisal” (Springer, New York, 2007), co-authored with Prof. Andrew Whitaker. The foreword of the second book has been written by Sir Roger Penrose. Prof. Home has been a recipient of the Homi Bhabha and Jawaharlal Nehru Fellowships, the B. M. Birla Science Prize, as well as the Young Scientist Medal of the Indian National Science Academy.