Areas of Interest:

  1.  Indian Aesthetics

  2.  Visual and multimedia communication

  3.  Generosity & End of Life communication

  4.  Music & visual perception and cognition

  5.  Happiness and subjective well-being

Prof. Priyadarshi Patnaik

Priyadarshi Patnaik is a Professor of English and Communication at the Department of Humanities & Social Sciences and The Co-ordinator of Rekhi Centre of Excellence for the Science of Happiness, IIT Kharagpur. His is also the Secretary, Nehru Museum of Science and Technology, IIT Kharagpur. His areas of research include Visual communication, Music and emotion, Communication and culture, Media communication, Translation, and Digital humanities. He has authored and edited more than 14 volumes of text, reference, and creative work. He has a number of research papers, translations, poems, short stories, illustrations and photographs in many national and international journals. 

Contact Details:


Contact Number: +91-3222-283614

IIT Kharagpur webpage link: Click here to get Prof. Priyadarshi Patnaik's webpage.


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