Dr. Marathe Rahul

Dr. Marathe Rahul
Assistant Professor
Indian Institute of Technology Delhi
Hauz khas, New Delhi-110016
Tel:- +91-11-2659 7308 (O)

Research interest:

  • I am a theoretician working in the field of Non-equilibrium statistical Physics and Biophysics.

Professional experience:

  • Assistant Professor, IIT Delhi, September 2014 - present
  • DST-INSPIRE Faculty, Dept. of Physics, University of Pune, India, August 13 to August 14.
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Institute for Theoretical Physics, University of Cologne, Germany, August 12- August 13.
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Potsdam, Germany, June 2010-July 2012.
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Madrid, Spain, February 2009 - February 2010.
  • Ph. D, Raman Research Institute, Bangalore, January 2009.

Selected list of publications:

  1. Twitching motility of bacteria with type IV pili: Fractal walks, First Passage time and their consequences on microcolonies, Konark Bisht, Stefan Klumpp, Varsha Banerjee, Rahul Marathe, Phys. Rev. E 96, 052411 (2017).
  2. Two coupled, driven Ising spin systems working as an engine, Debarshi Basu, Joydip Nandi, A. M. Jayannavar, Rahul Marathe, Phys. Rev. E., 95, 052123 (2017).
  3. PT spectroscopy of the Rabi problem, Yogesh Joglekar, Rahul Marathe, P. Durganandini, Rajeev K. Pathak, Phys. Rev. A Rapid Communications, 90, 040101(R) (2014).
  4. Bacterial twitching motility is coordinated by a two-dimensional tug-of-war with directional memory, Rahul Marathe, C. Meel, N. C. Schmidt, L. Dewenter, R. Kurre, L. Greune, M. A. Schmidt, M. J. I. Müller, R. Lipowsky, B. Maier, and S. Klumpp, Nature Communications 5, 3759 (2014).
  5. Modeling Stochastic Gene Expression in Growing Cells, David Gomez, Rahul Marathe, Veronika Bierbaum, Stefan Klumpp, Journal Of Theoretical Biology, 348, 1-11 (2014).
  6. Cooling Classical particles with a microcanonical Szilard engine, Rahul Marathe and J. M. R. Parrondo, Phys. Rev. Lett. 104, 245704 (2010).
  7. Driving particle current through narrow channels using a classical pump, Kavita Jain, Rahul Marathe, Abhishek Chaudhuri, Abhishek Dhar, Phys. Rev. Lett., 99, 190601 (2007).