Austin Peay State University
History and Philosophy
M.A. 2007 Program in History of Science and Technology, History of Physics, Modern India, Science and Technology Studies, Intellectual and Cultural History

Graduate Degrees

  • PhD, History of Science, University of British Columbia, 2013
  • MA, History of Science & Technology, University of Minnesota, 2007
  • MS, Physics, University of Arkansas, 2005
  • MSc, Physics, University of Pune 2002

Selected Awards

  • Nehru Humanitarian Award in South Asian History, Institute of Asian Studies (UBC). 2011. 
  • University of British Columbia, Faculty of Arts Graduate Award. 2010
  • University of British Columbia, Graduate Student International Research Mobility Award 2009
  • University of British Columbia Faculty of Arts Graduate Award 2009
  • University of British Columbia Travel Research and Writing Graduate Award 2009
  • University of British Columbia, Four Year Doctoral Entrance Award 2007

Selected Publications

  • Review of "Atomic State: Big Science in Twentieth Century India," The British Journal for the History of Science, (Forthcoming, 2014). 
  • "A Traditional Modernity, Colonial Physics and C.V. Raman: Verifying the Light Quantum," Physics in Perspective (Forthcoming, 2014)
  • "Bhadralok Physics and Indian Science: The Case of Satyendranath Bose," Science and Narratives of Nature: East and West (Ed. Bernard Lightman and Gordon McOuat), Routledge (2013)
  • Review of "Nucleus and Nation: Scientists, International Networks and Power in India," by Robert Anderson, Annals of Science, 02 Dec, 2011