Address for Correspondence:

Associate Professor
Department of Mathematics
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay
Powai, Mumbai, India - 400 076.
E-mail: anand [at] math.iitb.ac.in
URL: http://www.math.iitb.ac.in/~anand
Tel: 91-22-2576 7433.
Fax: 91-22-2572 3480.

Professional Experience:

  • Associate Professor, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, January 2011- till date.
  • Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, July 2005-December 2010.
  • Visiting Fellow, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, June 2004-July 2005.
  • Visiting Assistant Professor, University of Iowa, January 2004-May 2004.
  • Visiting Fellow, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, February 2003-January 2004.
  • Research Scholar, University of Hyderabad, August 1998- September 2002.

Educational Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. Mathematics, University of Hyderabad, India, 2003.
  • M.Sc. Mathematics, University of Hyderabad, India, 1998.
  • B.Sc. Mathematics, University of Calicut, India, 1996.

Editorial Work:

  • Journal of the Ramanujan Mathematical Society, 2017.

Awards:

  • Departmental Excellence in Teaching Award, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai, 2016.
  • NASI-Scopus Young Scientist Award, Elsevier, 2015.
  • Founding Member, Indian National Young Science Academy, New Delhi, 2015.
  • Excellence in Teaching Award, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai, 2010.
  • NASI-Young Scientist Platinum Jubilee Award, National Academy of Sciences India, Allahabad, 2009.
  • INSA Medal for Young Scientist, Indian National Science Academy, New Delhi, 2008.
  • Associate, Indian Academy of Sciences, Bangalore, 2007-2011.

Areas of Interest:

  • Automorphic Forms
  • Representation Theory

Publications:

  • Distinguished representations for SL(n), with Dipendra Prasad,
    Math. Res. Lett., to appear.
  • Test vectors for local periods, with Nadir Matringe,
    Forum Math., 29 (2017), no. 6, 1245-1260.
  • On the conductor of certain local L-functions, with Amiya Kumar Mondal,
    J. Ramanujan Math. Soc., 31 (2016), no. 2, 137-156.
  • On the degree of certain local L-functions, with Amiya Kumar Mondal,
    Pacific J. Math., 276 (2015), 1-17.
  • Iwahori-Hecke model for supersingular representations of GL2(Qp), with G. H. Borisagar,
    J. Algebra, 423 (2015), 1-27.
  • On the K(n)-invariants of a supersingular representation of GL2(Qp), with G. H. Borisagar,
    Proc. Legacy of Ramanujan, RMS-Lecture Notes Series No. 20, 2013, 55-75.
  • A local global question in automorphic forms, with D. Prasad,
    Compos. Math., 149 (2013), 959-995.
  • Root numbers of Asai L-functions,
    Int. Math. Res. Not., 2008, Art. ID rnn125, 25 pp.
  • On the SL(2) period integral, with D. Prasad,
    Amer. J. Math., 128 (2006), 1429-1453.
  • Distinguished non-Archimedean representations,
    Proc. Hyderabad Conference on Algebra and Number Theory, 2005, 183-192.
  • Distinguished representations, base change, and reducibility for unitary groups, with C. S. Rajan,
    Int. Math. Res. Not., 14 (2005), 841-854.
  • Distinguished representations and poles of twisted tensor L-functions, with A. Kable and R. Tandon,
    Proc. Amer. Math. Soc., 132 (2004), 2875-2883.
  • Distinguished representations for SL(2), with D. Prasad,
    Math. Res. Lett., 10 (2003), 867-878.
  • On distinguishedness, with R. Tandon,
    Pacific J. Math., 206 (2002), 269-286.

Conference Talks:

  • Distinguished Representations,
    Workshop on Algebraic Number Theory, University of Hyderabad, 18 September 2017.
  • Distinguished Representations for SL(n),
    Representation Theory of p-adic Groups, IISER Pune, 17 July 2017.
  • Distinguished Representations over Finite Fields,
    32nd Annual Conference of the Ramanujan Mathematical Society, Belgaum, 23 June 2017.
  • Distinction and L-indistinguishability,
    Mumbai Pune Number Theory, TIFR Mumbai, 17 September 2016.
  • Steinberg and Distinction,
    Departmental Symposium, IIT Bombay, 31 October 2015.
  • Epsilon Companions,
    Mumbai Pune Number Theory, IISER Pune, 25 September 2015.
  • Symplectic root numbers for GL(2),
    Workshop on Probability and Representation Theory, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, 07 March 2015.
  • Symplectic root numbers for GL(2),
    International Conference on Recent Developments in Automorphic Forms, Kerala School of Mathematics, Calicut, 14 February 2015.
  • Symplectic root numbers for GL(2),
    International Conference on Algebraic Number Theory and Modular Forms, University of Pune, 03 January 2015.
  • Self-extensions of supersingular representations of GL(2,Qp),
    Local Langlands Correspondence, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai, 24 December 2013.
  • A local global question in automorphic forms,
    Automorphic Periods and Spherical Varieties, Tsinghua Sanya International Mathematics Forum, Sanya City, 22 December 2013.
  • On the degree of certain local L-functions,
    Analytic Theory of Automorphic Forms, Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Chennai, 11 December 2013.
  • On the degree of certain local L-functions,
    International Conference on Automorphic Forms and Number Theory, Kerala School of Mathematics, Calicut, 03 September 2013.
  • Iwahori-Hecke model for supersingular representations of GL(2,Qp),
    Modular Representation Theory of Finite and p-adic Groups, National University of Singapore, 26 April 2013.
  • Mod p representations of GL(2,Qp),
    The Legacy of Srinivasa Ramanujan, University of Delhi, 21 December 2012.
  • Mod p representations of GL(2,Qp),
    Automorphic forms, Galois representations and L-functions, Indo-French Centre for Promotion of Advanced Research, IISER Pune, 03 September 2012.
  • A local global question in automorphic forms,
    Automorphic Forms and Number Theory, ICM Satellite Conference, International Center, Dona Paula, Goa, 16 August 2010.
  • The sign of the Gauss sum,
    Symposium on Number Theory, 24th Annual Conference of Ramanujan Mathematical Society, ISI Bangalore, 13 May 2009.
  • Symmetric spaces and multiplicity questions,
    Workshop in Harmonic Analysis and PDE, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, 09 December 2008.
  • Distinguished representations and local root numbers,
    Symposium on Algebra, 23rd Annual Conference of Ramanujan Mathematical Society, IIT Kanpur, 21 May 2008.
  • Root numbers of Asai L-functions,
    Conference on Automorphic Forms and Shimura Varieties, ICTP, Trieste, 26 July 2007.
  • A local global question in automorphic forms,
    National Symposium on Combinatorics, Number Theory and Geometry, University of Mumbai, Mumbai, 17 January 2007.
  • Factorization of period integrals,
    International Conference on Number Theory, Harish-Chandra Research Institute, Allahabad, 05 December 2006.
  • Root numbers of Asai L-functions,
    India-UK Number Theory Conference, Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Chennai, 19 September 2006.
  • Distinguished representations for SL(2),
    Joint India-AMS Mathematics Meeting, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, 20 December 2003.
  • Distinguished non-archimedean representations,
    International Conference on Algebra and Number Theory, University of Hyderabad, 12 December 2003.