## Members

Name | Manu B. Paranjape |

Affiliation | |

Phone (1) | 514 343 6775 |

Areas of research (1) | theoretical physics |

Area of research (2) | gravity |

Area of research (3) | quantum spin tunnelling |

Area of research (4) | lattice anyons |

Area of research (5) | solitons and vacuum decay |

Students with dates (current and since last year) and affiliation (1) | Victor Massart, PhD, September 2017 |

Students with dates (current and since last year) and affiliation (2) | Antoine Savard, MSc, September 2017 |

Students with dates (current and since last year) and affiliation (3) | Éric Dupuis, PhD, May 2017 |

Students with dates (current and since last year) and affiliation (4) | Alexandre Landry, PhD, January 2014 |

Students with dates (current and since last year) and affiliation (5) | Christian Boudrault, PhD, January 2010 |

Visiting Researchers with exact dates (current and since last year) and affiliation (1) | Urjit Yajnik, IITBombay, July 2017 |

Visiting Researchers with exact dates (current and since last year) and affiliation (2) | Urjit Yajnik, IITBombay, October 2016 |

Selected Recent Publications (past 3 years only) (1) | On negative mass, Int.J.Mod.Phys. D22 (2013) 1341017 |

Selected Recent Publications (past 3 years only) (2) | A proposal to measure the speed of gravity, Can.J.Phys. 91 (2013) 455 |

Selected Recent Publications (past 3 years only) (3) | Macroscopic quantum spin tunneling with two interacting spins, Phys.Rev. B88 (2013) no.22, 220403 |

Selected Recent Publications (past 3 years only) (4) | Graviton laser, Int.J.Mod.Phys. D25 (2016) no.12, 1644016 |

Selected Recent Publications (past 3 years only) (5) | The Theory and Applications of Instanton Calculations, Cambridge Monographs on Mathematical Physics, Cambridge University Press, 2017 |

Recent Invited Talks and Lectures (past year only) (1) | Lectures on Instantons, Workshop on Mathematical Physics in Honour of Twareque Ali, Havana, Cuba, February, 2017 |

Recent Invited Talks and Lectures (past year only) (2) | Solitons, SAIFIR, Sao Paulo, April, 2107 |

Recent Visiting Positions, Sabbatical Leaves (past 2 years only) | January-April 2015, Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics April-June 2015, DAMTP/St. John’s College, Cambridge University December-January 2017/2018, IITBombay/IUCAA Pune/Pune University/IISERPune February-May 2018, Dept. de Fisica, Universidad de Santiago, Santiago Chile July-August 2018, Institut für Theoretische Physik, ETH Zurich, Switzerland |

Recent conferences organized or co-organized (past 2 years only) (1) | Joint Canadian- Asia Pacific Conference on General Relativity and Relativistic Astrophysics, June 2018, Edmonton, Alberta |

Recent conferences organized or co-organized (past 2 years only) (2) | Joint APCTP-Triumf Workshop on Nuclear Theory, September 2018, APCTP headquarters, Pohang, Korea |