Ruta Kale

Full name:
Ruta Prabhakar Kale

National Centre for Radio Astrophysics,
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research,
Pune University Campus,
Post Bag 3, Ganeshkhind,
Pune - 411 007, India

ruta at ncra dot tifr dot res dot in
Tel: +91 20 2571 9234

Current Position:
I am a Reader F at the National Centre for Radio Astrophysics, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research since Oct. 2017.
I am also a DST-INSPIRE Faculty awardee. This is a five-year DST-INSPIRE Faculty Award position funded by the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India.

CV:  Detailed CV

Ph. D.  in Physical Sciences: Raman Research Institute, Jawaharlal Nehru University (2011)
M. Sc. in Physics: Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (2005)
B. Sc. in Physics: Ramnarain Ruia College, Mumbai University (2003)

Research interests:
Galaxy clusters: Cosmic rays and magnetic fields in the intra-cluster medium; Brightest cluster galaxies and feedback.
Radio galaxies: Evolution of AGN and radio galaxies.
Radio astronomy techniques: Interferometry, imaging.

List of publications:
PDF file
Link to ADS
Link to Google Scholar

Organisation of Radio Astronomy Training
Radio Astronomy School-2019
Radio Astronomy School-2015
31 August - 11 September 2015
Organised by Ruta Kale at NCRA.
The lectures at the school can be found here and the tutorials can be found here.
Advanced Radio Astronomy Workshop
15th - 26th Sept. 2014
Organised by Ishwara Chandra, Ruta Kale and Shweta Srivastava at NCRA.
A page containing resources that are useful for GMRT data analysis are here.

Visiting Students Research Programme
Rashi Jain (IIT BHU), 2019
Kanchan Soni (IISER TVM), 2017
Sachin Vaidya (Central Univ. Hyderabad), 2016
Krishna Shende (Oct. 2018 - Mar. 2019)
Tirna Deb (Jan - Mar. 2017)
Deepak Kumar Deo
(Feb. 2016 - Feb. 2017)
Masters' Thesis
Shubham Bhagat, Savitribai Phule Pune University (2016)
Pankaj Patil, Fergusson college, Pune (2017)

National Science Day 2017
34th Meeting of the Astronomical Society of India, Kashmir University
Talk "Skies beyond our eyes: Seeing the Universe in radio" at the Nawakadal Womens' College, Srinagar on 9th May 2016 and at the Government Higher Secondary Boys School, Anantnag on 14th May 2016. Thanks to the local organisation of the programmes by Mr. Manzoor Javed.
National Science Day 2016
National Science Day 2015

Contact: ruta[at]