Ajay
Singh Thakur
Assistant Professor
Department of Mathematics and
Statistics
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
Kanpur 208016, INDIA.
Email: asthakur[AT]iitk.ac.in
Office Phone: +91 512 259 7287
Research Interest: Algebraic
Topology, Complex Manifolds.
Education:
 Ph.D  The Institute of Mathematical
Sciences Chennai, 2011.
Advisor: Prof.
Parameswaran Sankaran
Thesis Title: Complex Structures on Product of Circle
Bundles over Compact Complex
Manifolds.

M.Sc  Mumbai University, 2005.

B.Sc  Mumbai University, 2003.
Experiences:
 DSTINSPIRE Faculty Fellow at ISI
Bangalore, January 2014  January 2017.
 PostDoc at Haifa UniversityIsrael,
April 2013  January 2014.
 PostDoc at TIFR Mumbai, September
2012  March 2013.
 PostDoc at 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. Hungar.
142 (2014), pp
339347.

Indranil Biswas, Mahan Mj and Ajay
Singh Thakur: Infinitesimal deformations and
Brauer group of some generalized CalabiEckmann
manifolds. Tokyo J. of Math. Volume 37, Number
1 (2014), 6172.

Aniruddha
C. Naolekar and Ajay Singh Thakur: On trivialities
of Chern classes. Acta
Math. Hungar., 144(1) (2014), pp 99109.

Aniruddha
C. Naolekar and Ajay Singh Thakur: Note on the
characteristic rank of Vector bundles, Math.
Slovaca, 64(6) (2014), pp 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), pp.
102110.

Prateep
Chakraborty and Ajay Singh Thakur: On
StiefelWhitney classes of vector bundles over
real Stiefel manifolds,
Top. Proc. 52 (2018) pp. 309319.

Mainak
Poddar and Ajay Singh Thakur: Group actions,
nonKähler complex manifolds and SKTStructures.
Complex manifolds 5
(2018), Issue 1, pp. 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, pp. 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. To appear in Homology,
Homotopy and Applications.
