Education




Department of Pure Mathematics and Mathematical
Statistics, University of Cambridge, 2001 

Thesis Title:
Iwasawa
Theory of LubinTate Division Towers and pAdic
LFunctions 
Supervisor:
John Coates,
FRS, Sadleirian Professor of Mathematics, DPMMS, Cambridge 


Certificate for Advanced Study in Mathematics
(Mathematical Tripos,
Part III)
at Trinity College, University of Cambridge, 1997
(distinction).


The Mathematical Tripos,
Trinity College,
University of Cambridge, 1996, (wrangler).




High School (X),
Govt. Higher Secondary School, Golaghat, Assam, 1989, (86.2%).

Awards and Scholarships


Sir William Hodge Fellowship,
awarded jointly by Engineering and Physical Research Council (EPSRC),
UK and Institut des
Hautes Etudes Scientifiques (IHES),
France, 2002002.


Senior Rouseball
Scholarship, awarded by Trinity College, Cambridge on the
basis of postgraduate research work, 20002001.


Smith and Knight Prize in the annual
mathematics essay competition for second year Ph.D. students at the
University of Cambridge, 1999.


Research Scholar of
Trinity College, the highest category of scholarships of the
college open to students, awarded for excellence in Mathematical
Tripos  Part III examination, 19972000.



Internal Graduate Studentship, Trinity College,
Cambridge, 19972000.


Senior Scholar of
Trinity College,
awarded for excellence in Tripos
results, 199597.


Ramanujan
Scholarship,
awarded annually to one student from India to pursue higher studies
in mathematics at the University of Cambridge, 199496.


Honorary Scholar of Cambridge Commonwealth Trust,
19941996.

 State Merit
Scholarship to study mathematics at the University of Delhi,
19911994.

 Ramesh Goel Memorial Prize for the best student
of mathematics at St. Stephen's College, 1994.


