Dr. Amrik Sen

Faculty - Designate, Plaksha (Joining July, 2021)

Past association

  • Assistant Professor, School of Mathematics, Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology
  • Post Doctoral Scientist, TIFR Center for Interdisciplinary Sciences
  • Post Doctoral Scientist, California State University

Research Interests

  • Fluid mechanics and turbulence
  • Perturbation theory and asymptotic methods to solve PDEs
  • High performance computing
  • Mathematical modeling of complex physical systems


  • Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics, University of Colorado, Boulder, USA


Amrik Sen obtained his Masters and Ph.D. from the University of Colorado, Boulder, USA in Applied Mathematics during which time he was also a research scholar at the National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, Colorado. He is currently the principal investigator of two research grants sponsored by the Government of India: (a)SERB - Early Career Research Award by DST, and (b) Department of Biotechnology

He is leading a multi-university research project involving PGIMER, Chandigarh and NIFTEM, Sonepat in the capacity of project coordinator. He has significant industrial and research experience in developing mathematical models with several engineering and scientific applications. He has taught undergraduate and postgraduate courses in mathematics in India and America over a span of ten years. Amrik is a 5k runner and a marathon bicyclist who has participated in several 100 mile cross country rides as a member of the School of Applied Sciences and Engineering team of the University of Colorado, Boulder. 

For details, please refer to his personal webpage: www.amriksen.com