Omkar S. Bait

Visiting Fellow
Email: omkar [at]
Phone: +91 - 20 - 25719456
Extn: 9456
Office: F253
National Centre for Radio Astrophysics
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Savitribai Phule Pune University Campus,
Pune 411 007
Maharashtra, INDIA

Main Research Areas: Galaxies


Omkar completed his B.Sc. in Physics from St. Xavier's College, Mumbai, in 2011, and then his M.Sc. in Physics from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, in 2013. He then did a year-long project on "Two Higgs Doublet Model" at the Department of Theoretical Physics, TIFR, Mumbai. He completed his Ph.D. at NCRA-TIFR in 2019, carrying out his doctoral research with Yogesh Wadadekar and is now a Visiting Fellow at NCRA-TIFR.

Research description:

Selected publications:

(1) On the interdependence of galaxy morphology, star formation and environment in massive galaxies in the nearby Universe
 (O. Bait, S. Barway, Y. Wadadekar, 2017, MNRAS, 471, 2687)