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     Pranjit Hazarika

Ph.D. fromIndian Institute of Technology Kharagpur - Geology and Geophysics
Supervisor(s)  Biswajit Mishra and Kamal Lochan Pruseth
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2011 :: Completed in 2016
AddressDepartment of Geology and Geophysics, IIT Kharagpur, India-721302
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
M.Sc.Gauhati UniversityGeological Sciences2010
B.Sc.Cotton College (Gauhati University)Geology2008

Research Areas
  • Ore Geology, Geochemistry, Petrology and Geochronology

  • Operation and technical maintenance of Electron Probe Micro Analyzer (Experience in Cameca SX100)

  • Qualified National Eligibility Test (NET, Joint CSIR-UGC) December 2009

Teaching Experience
  • Ore Microscopy and Texture(P) at Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur 2011-2013 (3 terms)

Fellowships / Scholarships
  • JRF and SRF by Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (Govt. of India)
  • Indian National Science Academy (INSA) Summer Research Fellowship, 2010
  • National Merit Scholarship, Government of India, 2005

Papers Published in Journals
  • Trace element geochemistry of pyrite and arsenopyrite- ore genetic implications for late Archean orogenic gold deposits in southern India by Pranjit Hazarika, Biswjit Mishra, Kamal Lochan Pruseth Mineralogical Magazine In press (2016)
  • Episodic tourmaline growth and reequilibration in mica-pegmatite from the Bihar Mica Belt, India, major and trace element variations under pegmatitic and hydrothermal conditions. by Pranjit Hazarika, Dewashish Upadhyay, Kamal Lochan Pruseth Geological Magazine In press (2016)
  • Scheelite, apatite, calcite and tourmaline compositions from the late Archean Hutti orogenic gold deposit, implications for analogous two stage ore fluids by Pranjit Hazarika, Biswajit Mishra, Kamal Lochan Pruseth Ore Geology Reviews 72, 989-1003 (2016)
  • EPMA monazite geochronology of the basement and supracrustal rocks within the Pur-Banera basin, Rajasthan, Evidence of Columbia breakup in Northwestern India by Manoj Kumar Ozha, Biswajit Mishra, Pranjit Hazarika, A.V. Jeyagopal, G.S. Yadav Journal of Asian Earth Sciences 117, 284-303 (2016)
  • Rare greenockite (CdS) within the chromite-PGE association in the Bangur Gabbro, Baula-Nuasahi Complex, Eastern India by Biswajit Mishra and Pranjit Hazarika Ore Geology Reviews In press (2015)
  • Neoarchean greenstone metamorphism in the eastern Dharwar Craton, India, constraints from monazite U-Th-Pbtotal ages and P-T pseudosection calculations by Pranjit Hazarika, Kamal Lochan Pruseth, Biswajit Mishra The Journal of Geology 123, 429-461 (2015)
  • Diverse tourmaline compositions from orogenic gold deposits in the Hutti-Maski greenstone belt, India, Implications for sources of ore-forming fluid by Pranjit Hazarika, Biswajit Mishra, Kamal Lochan Pruseth Economic Geology 110, 337-353 (2015)
  • Multi-stage growth and invisible gold distribution in pyrite from the Kundarkocha sediment-hosted gold deposit, eastern India by Pranjit Hazarika, Biswajit Mishra, Sakthi Saravanan Chinnasamy, Heinz-Juergen Bernhardt Ore Geology Reviews 55, 134-145 (2013)
  • Contrasting geochronological evolution of the Rajpura-Dariba and Rampura-Agucha metamorphosed Zn-Pb deposit, Aravalli-Delhi Belt, India by Pranjit Hazarika , Dewashish Upadhyay, Biswajit Mishra Journal of Asian Earth Sciences 73, 429-439 (2013)

Papers Presented at Conferences
  • Contrasting tourmaline chemistry from late-Archaen orogenic gold deposits at Hutti and Hira-Buddini, eastern Dharwar craton, India- Implications for fluid source by Pranjit Hazarika, Biswajit Mishra, Kamal Lochan Pruseth Goldschmidt Conference 2013, Florence Mineralogical Magazine 77 (5), 1275 (2013)
  • Tourmaline as fluid source indicator in the late Archean Hutti orogenic gold deposit by Pranjit Hazarika, Biswajit Mishra 13th SGA biennial meeting, 2015 2 (2015)
  • Ore Fluid Characterization using Pyrite and Arsenopyrite Compositions from the Greenstone-Hosted Hutti Gold Deposit by Biswajit Mishra, Pranjit Hazarika, Kamal Lochan Pruseth 13th SGA biennial meeting, 2015 2 (2015)

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