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Dr. Titus K Mathew 

Department of Physics
Cochin University of Science and Technology
Cochin 22, Kerala, India

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I am Titus K. Mathew, at present working as Professor in the Department of Physics, CUSAT, Kochi. M.Sc and Ph.D are from the Department of Physics, CUSAT. Before joining CUSAT I have worked as Selection Grade Lecture in Physics at various colleges under the Government of Kerala. Current research interest are in Gravity and Cosmology, especially in understanding the recent acceleration of the universe and dark energy. Alternative theories of Gravity is another area of interest.

I have taught both at the graduate and undergraduate levels. In recent years I have taught Gravitation, Cosmology, Astrophysics, Statistical Mechanics, Electrodynamics, Quantum Mechanics, some parts of Mathematical Physics.

Ph.D Students:
1. Praseetha P
2. Athira Sasidharan
3. Paxy George

M.Sc Project Students

1. Chinthak Murali
2. Shejeelammal
3. KShama Sara Kurian.


List of recent publications.


Bulk viscous matter and recent acceleration of the Universe
Athira Sasidharan, Titus K. Mathew. Nov 19, 2014.
e-Print: arXiv:1411.5154 [gr-qc] |


Cosmology and thermodynamics of FRW universe with bulk viscous stiff fluid
Titus K Mathew, Aswathy M B, Manoj M. Jun 9, 2014.
Published in Eur. Phys. J. C74 (2014) 3188, 10 pp
DOI: 10.1140/epjc/s10052-014-3188-5
e-Print: arXiv:1406.2089 [gr-qc] | PDF


Holographic dark energy and generalized second law
Titus K. Mathew, P. Praseetha (Cochin U.). 2014. 14 pp.
Published in Mod.Phys.Lett. A29 (2014) 6, 1450023
DOI: 10.1142/S0217732314500230 e-Print: arXiv:1311.4661 [gr-qc] | PDF


Entropy of holographic dark energy and the generalized second law
P. Praseetha, Titus K. Mathew (Cochin U.). Jan 31, 2014. 15 pp.
Published in Class.Quant.Grav. 31 (2014) 185012
DOI: 10.1088/0264-9381/31/18/185012
e-Print: arXiv:1401.8117 [gr-qc] | PDF




Interacting modified holographic Ricci dark energy model and statefinder diagnosis in flat universe
Praseetha Pankunni, Titus K. Mathew (Cochin U.). Sep 12, 2013. 27 pp.
Published in Int.J.Mod.Phys. D23 (2014) 1450024
DOI: 10.1142/S0218271814500242
e-Print: arXiv:1309.3136 [astro-ph.CO] | PDF


Cosmological horizon entropy and generalized second law for flat Friedmann universe
Titus K. Mathew, Aiswarya R, Vidya K. Soman (Cochin U.). Jun 12, 2013. 15 pp.
Published in Eur.Phys.J. C73 (2013) 2619
DOI: 10.1140/epjc/s10052-013-2619-z
e-Print: arXiv:1306.2714 [astro-ph.CO] | PDF



Modified holographic Ricci dark energy model and statefinder diagnosis in flat universe
Titus K. Mathew, Jishnu Suresh, Divya Divakaran (Cochin U.). Jul 2012. 14 pp.
Published in Int.J.Mod.Phys. D22 (2013) 1350056
DOI: 10.1142/S0218271813500569
e-Print: arXiv:1207.5886 [astro-ph.CO] | PDF


Decaying Holographic Dark Energy and Emergence of Friedmann Universe
Titus K. Mathew. Dec 2011. 9 pp.
e-Print: arXiv:1112.1472 [astro-ph.CO] | PDF