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     Hamid Sana

Ph.D. fromIndian Institute of Technology Kharagpur - GG
Supervisor(s)  Prof. Sankar Kumar Nath
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2010 :: Completed in 2016
AddressSeismological Observatory
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
M.Sc.University of KashmirApplied Geology2009

Research Areas
  • Seismotectonics
  • Earthquake Seismology
  • Earthquake Engineering

  • Remote Sensing and GIS
  • Matlab


Teaching Experience
  • Digtal Remote Sensing(P) at IIT Kharagpur 6 Months (1 terms)
  • Digtal Remote Sensing(P) at IIT Kharagpur 6 Months (1 terms)

Fellowships / Scholarships

Papers Published in Journals
  • Seismic Source Zoning and Maximum Credible Earthquake Prognosis of the Greater Kashmir Territory, NW Himalaya by Hamid Sana, Sankar Kumar Nath Journal of Seismology 21(2), 411-424 (2017)
  • In and Around the Hazara-Kashmir Syntaxis a Seismotectonic and Seismic Hazard perspective by Hamid Sana, Sankar Kumar Nath Journal of Indian Geophysical Union 20 (5), 496-505 (2016)
  • Liquefaction potential analysis of the Kashmir valley alluvium, NW Himalaya by Hamid Sana, Sankar Kumar Nath Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering 86, 11-18 (2016)
  • Seismicity Analysis of Chenab Valley Seismic Zone, NW Himalaya the Seismogenic of Kirthai-I Hydro Electric Project by Hamid Sana, Gulzar Ahmad Mukhtar, Sankar Kumar Nath Journal of Engineering Geology Special Publication, 1235-1240 (2015)
  • Macroseismic intensity assessment of 1885 Baramulla Earthquake of northwestern Kashmir Himalaya, using the Environmental Seismic Intensity scale (ESI 2007) by B Ahmad, H Sana, A Alam Quaternary International 321, 59-64 (2014)
  • Identification of geomorphic signatures of active tectonics in the West Lidder Watershed, Kashmir Himalayas Using Remote Sensing and GIS by Bhat F. A., Bhat I. M, Hamid Sana, Mohd Iqbal, Akhtar R. Mir International Journal of Geomatics and geosciences 4(1),164-176 (2013)
  • Hydrogeochemistry and Groundwater Quality for Drinking and Agricultural Purposes A case Study of Srinagar District, Jammu and Kashmir, India by F A Bhat, Mir Irshad, Akhtar R Mir, Bilal Parveez, Mohd Iqbal, H Sana International Journal of Current Research and Review 05(10),1-16 (2013)

Papers Presented at Conferences
  • Maximum Credible earthquake estimation for the Kashmir valley, NW Himalaya by Hamid Sana and Sankar Kumar Nath International Geographical Union (IGU) Commission Conference Abstract Book (2014)
  • Synthetic ground motions of the 8 October 2005 Kashmir earthquake (Mw 7.6) a stochastic finite fault element approach by Hamid Sana Southern California Earthquake Center (SCEC) 2017 Annual Meeting, At Palm Springs, California, US Proceedings Volume XXVII (2017)
  • Liquefaction as a seismic hazard, an example from the Kashmir Himalaya by Hamid Sana 4th Central European Geomorphology Conference, University of Bayreuth, Germany Abstract book (2017)

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