Faculty

Full Time Faculty

Dr. Asis Goswami 

* Head of the Department, Department of Sports Science & Yoga
* PhD – Physiology (Calcutta University)
* Chairholder, UNESCO Chair in Inclusive Adapted Physical Education & Yoga (Since January 2013)
* Dean, Faculty of General and Adapted Physical Education and Yoga
* Professor of Sports Science

Area of Research: Sports Physiology, Physiological responses of athletes during game and in laboratory conditions
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Dr. Asok Ghosh

* PhD – Physiology (Calcutta University)
* Professor of Sports Science

Area of Research: Sports Physiology
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Dr. Uday Shankar Ray

* PhD – Physiology (Calcutta University), D.Sc – Yoga (S-VYASA)
* Professor of Yoga

Area of Research: Physiological basis of Yogic practices & its applications in different situations
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Dr. Rupayan Bhattacharya 

* Ph.D – Nuclear Physics (Calcutta University)
* Professor of Biomechanics
* Emeritus Fellow, University of Calcutta, Research in Nuclear Physics
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Dr. Kalipada Pal

* M.D. Ayurveda (Calcutta)
* Associate Professor, Ayurveda & Panchakarma

Dr. Kunal Sikder 

*Assistant Professor, Sports Science
*PhD – Physiology (Calcutta University)
*Post-doc: Center for Translational Medicine, Dept. of Medicine (Thomas Jefferson University, United States)
Area of research:

1. Cardiovascular pathophysiology in type I and type II diabetes
2. Intracellular cross-talks during development of cardiac fibrosis and heart failure
3. Alterations in Lipid metabolism and cellular energetics in diabetic cardiomyopathy and laminopathy
4. iPSC differentiated cardiomyocyte culture and genetic manipulation to mimic in vitro pathological model for cardiomyopathy.
5. Inflammation and oxidative stress in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

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Dr. Arkadeb Dutta

*Assistant Professor, Sports Science
*PhD – Physiology from Defence Institute of Physiology & Allied Sciences, Delhi
*Post doctoral fellow – University of Freiburg, Germany, Technion Israel and National Brain Research Center, New Delhi
Area of research:

1. Neuroscience
2. Neuro-physiology
3. Cognitive science

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Monastic Faculty

Swami Kaleshananda

* PhD –Environmental Science (IARI, Pusa, New Delhi)

Area of Research : Patanjali Yoga & Meditation
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Brahmachari Ajaatachaitanya

Coordinator – Sports Science and Yoga programmes

Adjunct Faculty

Dr. Dipankar Home (Consultant)

* Ex-Senior Professor, Department of Physics, Bose Institute, Kolkata
* Fellow of the National Academy of Sciences

Area of Research: Foundations of Quantum Mechanics and Quantum Information
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Webpage: http://www.dipankarhome.com/index.html
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Dr. Subhankar Ghosh

* PhD (Jadavpur University)
* Associate Professor, Department of Physics, St Xaviers College, Kolkata

Area of Research: Physics of Sports, Biomechanics, Development of games for the Physicslly Challeneged
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Webpage: http://www.sxccal.edu/SXC-Faculty/SXC-FacultyPhysics.html
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Visiting Faculty

Dr. S.R. Dasgupta

* M.B.B.S., D.Orth, FRGS

Mr. Dipankar Pal

* M.Sc. (Physiology), M.Sc. (Psychology), B.Ed.

Trainers

Mr. Prasanta Samanta : Yogasanas, Kriyas, Mudras and Sports

Mr. Robin Karati : Naturopathy