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     Anubha Bhandari

Ph.D. fromIndian Institute of Technology - Geology and Geophysics
Supervisor(s)  Prof. S.K.Bhowmik and Dr. N. C Pant
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2008 :: In progress
AddressDepartment of Geology and Geophysics, IIT Kharagpur
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
M.Sc. Kumaon UniversityGeology2008
B.Sc.Kumaon UniversityGeology,Physics,Maths2006

Research Areas
  • Metamorphic Petrology and Geochronology

  • EPMA Analysis
  • SEM Analysis

Teaching Experience
  • Metamorphic Petrology(P) at IIT, Kharagpur 2009-2010 (2 terms)

Fellowships / Scholarships
  • Junior Research Fellow from DST (Department of Science and Technology), New Delhi,India

Papers Published in Journals
  • 1.6Ga ultrahigh temperature granulite metamorphism in the Central Indian Tectonic Zone Insights from metamorphic reaction history geothermobarometry and monazite chemical ages by Bhandari, A., Pant, N. C., Bhowmik, S. K., Goswami, S Geological Journal Accepted (in press) (2010)
  • Chemical dating of monazite Testing of an analytical protocol against independently dated standards by N.C. Pant, Amitava Kundu, Sonalika Joshi, Aloka Dey, Anubha Bhandari and Anil Joshi Indian Journal of Geosciences( formerly Indian Minerals) 63(3), pp.311-318 (2009)

Papers Presented at Conferences
  • Transition from Accretionary to Collisional orogenesis in the Central Indian Tectonic Zone Linking Columbia with Rodinia Supercontinent Assembly by Santanu Kumar Bhowmik, Simon A. Wilde, Anubha Bhandari, Naresh Chandra Pant AOGS 2010 Oral Presentation (2010)
  • Inherited Monazites and Zircons in 1.6 Ga Ultrahigh Temperature Granulites from the Southern Margin of the C I T Z Implication for Sedimentary Provenance and Central Indian Orogenesis by Anubha Bhandari, Santanu Kumar Bhowmik, Simon A. Wilde, Naresh Chandra Pant AOGS 2010 Poster Presentation (2010)

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