Postgraduate Students

Current PhD Students

 

Anamitra Sikdar

Research Area:

Supervisor:Prof. Santanu Misra

Email: [AT]iitk.ac.in

 

Ananya P Mukherjee

Research Area:

Supervisor:Dr. Animesh Mandal

Email: ananyam[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

Abinash Bal

Research Area: Shale gas

Supervisor: Dr. Santanu Misra

Email: abinash[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

Arun Vivek Nair

Research Area:

Supervisor: Prof. Javed N. Malik

Email: arunv[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

Arijeet Mitra

Research Area: Aerosol Geochemistry, PGE Cycling

Supervisor: Dr. Indra S. Sen

Email: arijeetm[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

Aquib Ansari

Research Area: Sedimentological and geochemical proxies for paleoclimatic reconstruction from lacustrine sequences in northern India

Supervisor: Prof. Rajiv Sinha

Email: anshita[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

Beno J. Jacob

Research Area: High-speed fracture mechanics of Rocks

Supervisor: Dr. Santanu Misra

Email: beno[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

Dipro Sarkar

Research Area: Terrain mapping and water quality monitoring from airborne platforms. Integrating UAV Technology with community-based tools for Monitoring Water Quality of the Ganga River

Supervisor: Prof. Rajiv Sinha

Email: [AT]iitk.ac.in

 

Eshaan Srivastava

Research Area: Active Tectonics and Paleoseismology

Supervisor: Prof. Javed N. Malik

Email: eshaan[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

Esha Ray

Research Area: Estimating the average composition of the Indian upper continental crust.

Supervisor: Dr. Debajyoti Paul

Email: [AT]iitk.ac.in

 

Harshad Shrivastava

Research Area: Reservoir Characterisation using poroelastic theories

Supervisor: Dr. Dibakar Ghosal

Email: kharshad[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

Krishnendu Paul

Research Area: Working on the friction induced heat-flow along a fault surface capable of producing large earthquakes.

Supervisor: Dr. Santanu Misra

Email: krishp[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

Mohd Azhar Ansari

Research Area: Tectono-geomorphic and Paleoseismic studies along the foothill zone of Kumaon, Central Himalaya, India.

Supervisor:Prof. Javed N. Malik

Email: amohd[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

Manab Mukherjee

Research Area: Enhanced Coal Bed Methane Recovery (ECBM) and CO2 sequestration

Supervisor: Dr. Santanu Misra

Email: manab[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

Mohd. Ikram

Research Area:

Supervisor:Prof. Rajiv Sinha

Email: ikram[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

Mitthu Dhali

Research Area: Morphotectonic evolution and paleoseismic studies of the Himalayan frontal belt bounded by the Main Boundary Thrust (MBT) and Himalayan Frontal Thrust (HFT) zones, Kumaun Himalaya

Supervisor: Prof. Javed N. Malik

Email: mitthu[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

Mohd. Amir

Research Area: Carbon isotopic compositions of sediments from alluvial and lacustrine environments as proxy for paleoclimate reconstruction.

Supervisor: Dr. Debajyoti Paul

Email: [AT]iitk.ac.in

 

Mahesh Halder

Research Area: Origin of silicic magma in the Deccan Large Igneous Province

Supervisor: Dr. Debajyoti Paul

Email: mahesh[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

Pavani Misra

Research Area: High resolution paleoclimatic reconstruction and depositional environments of paleolake sediments in the Ganga plains

Supervisor: Prof. Rajiv Sinha

Email: [AT]iitk.ac.in

 

Rituparna Chakraborty

Research Area:

Supervisor: Dr. Santanu Misra

Email: ritup[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

Saquib Abdullah

Research Area: Understand the evolution of the collision of NE Himalaya, particularly by studying the Ophiolite sequence exposed in Nagaland

Supervisor: Dr. Santanu Misra

Email: saquib[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

Sarwar Nizam

Research Area: Himalayan Cryosphere.

Supervisor: Dr. Indra S. Sen

Email: sarwar[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

Soumita Boral

Research Area: River geochemistry, Cryosphere-River linkages

Supervisor: Dr. Indra S. Sen

Email: soumita[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

Shaifullah

Research Area: Geochemistry

Supervisor: Dr. Indra S. Sen

Email: shaifu[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

Shivam Kumar Pandey

Research Area:

Supervisor:Dr. Deepak Dhingra

Email: shivamp[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

Shobhit Singh

Research Area: Fluvial geomorphology, UAV applications

Supervisor:Prof. Rajiv Sinha

Email: shobhits[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

Shahshank Narayan Verma

Research Area: Imaging across central seismic gap using active and passive seismic data

Supervisor:Dr. Dibakar Ghosal

Email: snarayan[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

Smruti Ranjan Patra

Research Area: Geomorphology of Ghagra Fan

Supervisor:Prof. Rajiv Sinha

Email: [AT]iitk.ac.in

 

Seraj Ahmad

Research Area: Geomorphology and Paleoseismic Stuides along Kangra Valley Fault, NW Himalaya, India

Supervisor:Prof. Javed N. Malik

Email: seraj[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

Saroj Kumar Dash

Research Area: Human impacts on riverscape: exploring the ‘tipping point’ through paleoenvironmental analysis

Supervisor:Prof. Rajiv Sinha

Email: [AT]iitk.ac.in

 

Sohini Bhattacharya

Research Area: Understanding soil and sediment flux variability in the Anthropocene

Supervisor:Prof. Rajiv Sinha

Email: [AT]iitk.ac.in

 

Seema Kumari

Research Area: Role of chemical heterogeneity in the evolution of the crust-mantle system: a numerical modeling approach.

Supervisor:Dr. Debajyoti Paul

Email: [AT]iitk.ac.in

 

Tapan Jyoti Handique

Research Area:

Supervisor:Dr. Ishwar Kumar C.

Email: handique[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

Umar Farooq

Research Area:

Supervisor:Prof. Rajiv Sinha

Email: umarf[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

Vikas

Research Area:

Supervisor:Dr. Dibakar Ghosal

Email: [AT]iitk.ac.in

Past PhD Students

Past PhD students list
 

Current M. Tech Student

M. Tech. 2019-21

 

 Ambrish Kumar Pandey

Research Area:

Supervisor:  Dr. Santanu Misra

Email: ambrish[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

 Asif Ali

Research Area:

Supervisor:  Prof. Javed N. Malik

Email: asifali[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

 Harshajit Borah

Research Area:

Supervisor:  Dr. Animesh Mandal

Email: hborah[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

 Prabhakar Kumar

Research Area:

Supervisor:  Dr. Dibakar Ghosal

Email: prabkumr[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

 Ramakant Mishra

Research Area:

Supervisor:  Dr. Santanu Misra

Email: rkmishra[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

 Roshan Adarsh Shukla

Research Area:

Supervisor:  Dr. Deepak Dhingra

Email: roshan[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

 Saif Alam

Research Area:

Supervisor:  Dr. Ishwar Kumar C

Email: saifal[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

 Sambit Ranjan Bahera

Research Area:

Supervisor:  Dr. Rajiv Sinha

Email: samb[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

 Samriddhi R Mishra

Research Area:

Supervisor:  Dr. Amar Agarwal

Email: samriddh[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

 Satyendra Kumar

Research Area:

Supervisor:  Dr. Deepak Dhingra

Email: satyenk[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

 Subham Dutta

Research Area:

Supervisor:  Dr. Indra S Sen

Email: subhamd[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

 Tirthabasa Acharya

Research Area:

Supervisor:  Dr. Indra S Sen

Email: tacharya[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

 Unnati Patel

Research Area:

Supervisor:  Dr. Rajiv Sinha

Email: unnati[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

 Varsha Singh

Research Area:

Supervisor:  Dr. Ishwar Kumar C

Email: varsha[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

 Yashodhara

Research Area:

Supervisor:  Dr. Debajyoti Paul

Email: yashu[AT]iitk.ac.in

M.Tech. 2018-20

 

 Aashee Shukla

Research Area:

Supervisor: 

Email: aashee[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

 Anjali Dixit

Research Area:

Supervisor: 

Email: anjalid[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

 AVS Vishal

Research Area:

Supervisor: 

Email: avvishal[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

 Ayushi Ram 

Research Area:Aqueous Geochemistry

Supervisor: Dr. Indra S. Sen

Email: ayushir[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

 Gaurav K Mathur 

Research Area:Behaviour of failure of impersistent Rock joint.

Supervisor: Prof. Santanu Misra

Co-Supervisor: Dr. Gaurav Tiwari ( Dept of Civil Engineering)

Email: mathurg[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

 Haribansh Singh 

Research Area:An organometallic fingerprinting to locate shale oil pool

Supervisor: Prof. Indra S. Sen

Email: hariban[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

 Himanshu Singh Gehlot  

Research Area:Influence of heat on the strength of coal

Supervisor: Prof. Santanu Misra

Email: hgehlot[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

 Nayan Kirpashankar Sharma  

Research Area:An integrated approach for characterizing the tectonic evolution of NW Himalaya, India

Supervisor: Prof. Javed N. Malik

Email: nayansh[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

 Neeraj Nainwal  

Research Area: 2-D joint ERT Inversion

Supervisor: 

Email: neerajn[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

 Satyasri Allaka 

Research Area:

Supervisor: Prof. Rajiv Sinha

Email: allaka[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

 Shailendra Harioudh 

Research Area: Detection of subsurface features using Ground Penetrating Radar(GPR)

Supervisor: Dr. Javed N. Malik

Email: shailh[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

 Swarnendu Bhuyan 

Research Area:Lunar Geology

Supervisor: Dr. Deepak Dhingra

Email: sbhuyan[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

 Shubham Tiwari 

Research Area:Frequency Dependent AVO analysis

Supervisor: Dr. Dibakar Ghosal

Email: tshubh[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

 Md Tauseef 

Research Area:Paleoclimate interpretation from loess-paleosols

Supervisor: Prof. Debajyoti Paul

Email: tausi[AT]iitk.ac.in

Past M. Tech Students

Past MTech students list