Assistant Professor
Department of Mathematics and
Statistics
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
Kanpur 208016.
Email: asthakur [AT] iitk.ac.in
Office: FB503, Faculty Building.
Phone: +91 512 259 7287
Research Interest: Algebraic Topology
Education:
 Ph.D.  The Institute of Mathematical
Sciences, Chennai (2011)
 M.Sc.  Mumbai University (2005)
 B.Sc.  Mumbai University (2003)
Work Experiences:
 DSTINSPIRE Faculty Fellow, ISI Bangalore,
January 2014  January 2017.
 PostDoc, Haifa Univeristy, Israel, April 2013
 January 2014.
 PostDoc, TIFR Mumbai, September 2012  March
2013.
 PostDoc, ISI Bangalore, September 2011,
September 2012.


Publications:
 Parameswaran
Sankaran and Ajay Singh Thakur: Complex
structures on product of circle bundles over
complex manifolds. C.
R. Math.
Acad. Sci. Paris 349 (2011), 437 439.
 Július
Korbaš, Aniruddha C. Naolekar and Ajay
Singh Thakur: Characteristic rank of
vector bundles over Stiefel manifolds.
Archiv der Mathematik (Basel) 99
(2012), 577581.
 Ajay
Singh Thakur: On trivialities of
StiefelWhitney classes of vector
bundles over iterated suspensions of
Dold manifolds.
Homology,
Homotopy and
Applications 15
(2013), 223233.
 Parameswaran
Sankaran and Ajay Singh Thakur:
Complex structures on product of
circle bundles over complex
manifolds.
Ann. Inst. Fourier
(Grenoble) 63 (2013), no. 4,
13311366.
 Aniruddha C.
Naolekar and Ajay Singh
Thakur: Vector bundles over
iterated suspensions of
stunted real projective
spaces.
Acta Math.
Hungarica.,
142 (2014), 339347.
 Indranil Biswas, Mahan Mj and
Ajay Singh Thakur: Infinitesimal
deformations and Brauer group of some
generalized CalabiEckmann manifolds.
Tokyo J. Math 37 (2014), no. 1, 6172.
 Aniruddha
C. Naolekar and Ajay Singh Thakur: On
trivialities of Chern classes. Acta
Math. Hungarica 144 (2014), no. 1, 99109.
 Aniruddha C. Naolekar and Ajay
Singh Thakur: Note on the characteristic
rank of Vector bundles. Math.
Slovaca 64 (2014), no. 6, 15251540.
 Prateep Chakraborty and Ajay
Singh Thakur: Nonexistence of Almost Complex
Structures on the product S^{2m}
x M.
Topology and its applications 199 (2016),
102110.
 Prateep Chakraborty and Ajay
Singh Thakur: On StiefelWhitney classes of
vector bundles over real Stiefel
manifolds. Topology Proceedings 52
(2018), 309319.
 Mainak Poddar and Ajay Singh
Thakur: Group actions, nonKähler complex
manifolds and SKTStructures. Complex
manifolds 5
(2018), no. 1, 925.
 Aniruddha C. Naolekar and Ajay
Singh Thakur: Euler classes of vector
bundles over iterated suspensions of real
projective spaces. Math.
Slovaca 68 (2018), no. 3, 677684.
 Aniruddha C. Naolekar and Ajay
Singh Thakur: KOgroups of stunted complex
and quaternionic projective spaces. In:
Singh M., Song Y., Wu J. (eds) Algebraic
Topology and Related Topics. Trends in
Mathematics (2019), Birkhäuser.
 Aniruddha C. Naolekar, B. Subhash
and Ajay Singh Thakur: On Trivialities of
Euler classes of oriented vector bundles
over manifolds. Homology, Homotopy
and Applications 22 (2020), no. 1,
215232.
