Faculty

Faculty of Earth Science Department are listed below.

 
 

Javed N. Malik
Professor and Head
PhD, M. S. University of Baroda, India, 1998

Room: FB 317
Phone: +91 512 259 7723
Email: javed[AT]iitk.ac.in

RESEARCH INTERESTS
Active Tectonics and Paleoseismology
Geomorphology
Paleotsunami

Rajiv Sinha
Professor
PhD, University of Cambridge, UK, 1992

Office: 303B Western Laboratory Extension
Phone: +91 512 679 7317
Email: rsinha[AT]iitk.ac.in
Web: http://home.iitk.ac.in/~rsinha/

RESEARCH INTERESTS
River Science – River Morphology and Dynamics, Flood Hazards, Morphology-ecology Linkages
Remote Sensing and GIS Applications
Climate Change and Paleoclimate Reconstruction

 

 

 
 

Debajyoti Paul
Professor
PhD, Cornell University, USA, 2002

Office: 303E Western Laboratory Extension
Phone: +91 512 679 6169
Email: dpaul[AT]iitk.ac.in
Web: http://home.iitk.ac.in/~dpaul/

RESEARCH INTERESTS
Geochemistry
Mantle Dynamics
Paleoclimate Reconstruction

Santanu Misra
Associate Professor
PhD, Jadavpur University, India, 2007

Office: Room 201, Old SAC Building
Laboratory: Room 109, Old SAC Building
Phone: +91 512 259 6812
Email: smisra[AT]iitk.ac.in
Web: http://home.iitk.ac.in/~smisra/
https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Santanu_Misra


RESEARCH INTERESTS
Structural Geology and Tectonics
Experimental Rock Deformation and Rock Physics
Deformation Mechanisms & Microstructure of rocks

 

 

 
 

Deepak Dhingra
Assistant Professor
PhD, Brown University, USA, 2014

Office: 206, Old SAC Building
Phone: +91 512 679 7497
Email: ddhingra[AT]iitk.ac.in
Web:

RESEARCH INTERESTS
Planetary Vis-NIR Remote Sensing
Lunar Geology, Characterization of Enceladus' plume

Impact cratering, melting and morphology

Dibakar Ghosal
Assistant Professor
PhD, IPGP, France, 2013

Office: Room 211, Old SAC Building
Laboratory: Room 218, Western Lab. Building
Phone: +91 512 679 6909
Email: dghosal[AT]iitk.ac.in


RESEARCH INTERESTS
Exploration Seismology
Poroelastic attribute analysis
Subduction Tectonics

 

 

 
 

Animesh Mandal
Assistant Professor
PhD, IIT Kharagpur, India, 2013

Office: Room 203, Old SAC Building
Laboratory: Room 218, Western Lab. Building
Phone: +91 512 259 6811
Email: animeshm[AT]iitk.ac.in
Web: http://home.iitk.ac.in/~animeshm

RESEARCH INTERESTS
Exploration Geophysics
Modeling and Inversion
Geophysical data processing/enhancement

 

 

 

Indra S. Sen
Assistant Professor
PhD, Florida International University, USA, 2010

Office: FB 329, Faculty Building
Phone: +91 512 679 6440
Email: isen[AT]iitk.ac.in
Web: http://home.iitk.ac.in/~isen/, www.whoi.edu/people/isen/

RESEARCH INTERESTS
Radiogenic and Stable Isotope Geochemistry
Petroleum Exploration with Geochemical Tools
Anthropocene and Environment
 
 

Ishwar Kumar C
Assistant Professor
PhD, Indian Institute of Science, India, 2015

Room: WLE 201
Phone: +91 512 259 6468
Email: ishwar[AT]iitk.ac.in

RESEARCH INTERESTS
Earth crustal and surface processes interaction
Petrology, Tectonics and Archean Crustal Evolution
Paleogeography, Remote sensing and GIS