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Dr. Soumi Haldar

Postdoctoral Researcher
Term of Engagement: 2021->

Research Areas

Electronic Structure, Machine Learning, Quantum Computing


  • B.Sc. University of Calcutta, Kolkata, India, 2014
  • M.Sc. West Bengal State University, Kolkata, India, 2016
  • Ph.D. IIT Bombay, Mumbai, India, 2021

Professional Experience

Soumi Haldar earned her Ph.D. degree in 2021 from the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay. Her primary research interest lies in modeling large biologically relevant systems in presence of environment molecules, energy and spectroscopic property calculations within relativistic and non-relativistic framework, and using ab initio electronic structure methods based on wave function theory. She joined the Gagliardi Group at UChicago in November 2021.


Awards and Academic Achievements

  • Indian DST’s INSPIRE Scholarship, 2011-2016