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     Surajit Misra

Ph.D. fromIndian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India - Geology and Geophysics
Supervisor(s)  Dr. Saibal Gupta
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2009 :: In progress
AddressGeology and Geophysics, IIT Kharagpur
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
M.Tech.Indian Institute of Technology KharagpurEarth and Environmental Sciences2009
M.Sc.University of CalcuttaApplied Geology2007
B.Sc.The University of BurdwanHonours in Geology2005
12West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary EducationScience2002
10West Bengal Board of Secondary EducationGeneral Subjects2000

Research Areas

Fellowships / Scholarships
  • Senior Research Fellowship from IIT Kharagpur

Papers Published in Journals
  • Integrated geological and geophysical studies for delineation of chromite deposits, A case study from Tangarparha, Orissa, India by William K. Mohanty, Animesh Mandal, S. P. Sharma, Saibal Gupta, and Surajit Misra Geophysics 76, p. B173 -B185 (2011)
  • Repeated cataclasis in a reactivated fault zone -- an example from Bengal Basin Margin Fault, Jharkhand, India. by Matin, A and Misra, S. Journal of Virtual Explorer, paper 6, In special edition, Edited byTalat Ahmad, Francis Hirsch and Punya Charusiri, Geological Anatomy of India and the Middle East, 2009. v.32, (doi 10.3809/jvirtex.2009.00247) (2009)
  • Superposed deformation and inherited structures in an ancient dilational step-over zone post-mortem of the Rengali Province, India. by Surajit Misra and Saibal Gupta Journal of Structural Geology 59, 1-17 (2014)
  • Ancient terrane boundaries as probable seismic hazards- A case study from the northern boundary of the Eastern Ghats Belt, India by Saibal Gupta, W. K. Mohanty, Animesh Mandal, and Surajit Misra. Geoscience Frontiers, 5, 17-24 (2014)

Papers Presented at Conferences
  • Structural evolution of the southern Rengali Province. by Surajit Misra and Saibal Gupta Rock Deformation and Structures (RDS-1). National Conference on 29-31 October, 2010 at Jadavpur University, Kolkata. 1st volume, Page Nos. 80-81. (2010)
  • Chromite investigation in Tangarparha Orissa an example of integrated geological and geophysical study for mineral exploration. by Gupta, S., Misra, S., Mohanty, W.K., and Mandal, A. National conference on Recent developments in Geology, Mineral, and Groundwater resources of India. in Proceedings Volume. (2011)
  • Geological and geophysical variations across the Talchir Gondwana basin - evidence for episodic reactivation of the North Orissa Boundary Fault, India by Animesh Mandal, Surajit Misra, William K Mohanty and Saibal Gupta AGU Fall meeting 2012, 3-7 December, SanFrancisco xxx (Accepted) T51E-2637 (2012)
  • The movement direction in the Kerajang Shear Zone - textural and AMS studies by Surajit Misra, Saibal Gupta and Manish A. Mamtani Rock Deformation and Structures (RDS-II), National Conference on 1-3rd October, 2012 at University of Lucknow. 2nd volume, Page no. 79 (2012)

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