Dr Aswathi K

Dr Aswathi Kaipamangalath currently works at the School of Physics , IISER Trivandrum, as a Navakerala Post –Doctoral Fellow (NKPDF). Aswathi does research in Condensed Matter Physics and Materials Science. Her doctoral work was mainly on the magnetic, transport and magnetotransport properties of some rare-earth-based perovskites. She has 14 no of publications in well-reputed international journals.

  • Education:

Ph.D. in Physics: National Institute for Interdisciplinary Science and Technology, (NIIST-CSIR), Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India (2022)

Master of Science (MSc) in Physics: University of Calicut, Kerala, India (2012)

Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Physics: University of Calicut, Kerala, India (2010)

  • Research interest: Multiferroics, Quantum Materials, Spintronics


  • Selected publications:

1. Exotic magnetic behavior with intrinsic and extrinsic magnetodielectric effects in Pr2CuMnO6 perovskites

K. Aswathi, P. N. Lekshmi, M.Valant, M. V.Mihelj, M. R. Varma

J. Alloys Compd .867, (2021),159123 Curriculum vitae

2. Observation of Griffiths-like phase in Y2CrMnO6 perovskites

K. Aswathi, J. P.Palakkal, M. R. Varma

J. Magn. Magn. Mater. (2020) 167276

3. Griffiths like phase and Variable range hopping of polarons in polarons in Orthorhombic perovskites Pr2CrMnO6

K. Aswathi, J. P.Palakkal, P. N. Lekshmi, M. R. Varma,

New J. Chem. (2019), 43, 17351-17357

4. Magnetization sign reversal, Exchange bias, and Griffiths-like phase in orthorhombic perovskite Pr2FeMnO6

K. Aswathi, J. P.Palakkal, M. R. Varma

J. Magn. Magn. Mater (2019),476, 45-53

5. Sign reversal of magnetization in Sm2CrMnO6 perovskites

K. Aswathi, J. P.Palakkal, M. R.Varma

J. Magn. Magn. Mater,483, (2019) ,89-94

6. Structural and magnetic properties of multiferroic double perovskite Y2NiMnO6

K. Aswathi, J. P.Palakkal, A.P Paulose and M. R. Varma

Ferroelectrics, 518, (2017) 223- 231,


  • Contact: aswathik@iisertvm.ac.in