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     Tridib Kumar Mondal

Ph.D. fromIndian Institute of Technology Kharagpur - Department of Geology and Geophysics
Supervisor(s)  Prof. Manish A. Mamtani
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2011 :: In progress
AddressDepartment of Geology and Geophysics, IIT Kharagpur
Phone+91 9476105610
Emailtk.mondal@iitkgp.ac.in
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
M.Tech.Indian Institute of Technology KharagpurExploration Geosciences2011
M.Sc.Indian Institute of Technology KharagpurGeological Sciences2009
B.Sc.Jadavpur UniversityGeological Sciences2007

Research Areas
  • Structural Geology
  • Microtectonics
  • Structural control on Mineralization
  • Paleostress Analysis
  • Rock Mechanics

Skills
  • Experienced with use of KLY-4S Kappabridge ( AGICO, Czech Republic)
  • Experienced with use of Benoit
  • Experienced with various Paleostress analyzing softwares

Awards
  • Qualified UPSC Geologists Examination 2009 (GSI)
  • Qualified National Eligibility Test (UGC-JRF) December 2008 and June 2011
  • Qualified National Eligibility Test (lectureship) June 2009 and December 2010
  • Qualified Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) in 2009
  • Ranked in Joint Admission test in M.Sc examination (JAM) in 2007 conducted by IIT Guwahati.

Experience
  • Completed M.Tech thesis on Mechanical characterization of schistose rock
  • Completed M.Sc thesis on Structural evolution of the Rengali province, Orissa, India
  • Worked on Palaeoenvironmental relationships of mat-related features, and sequence stratigraphic implications of microbial mats

Teaching Experience
  • Advanced Structural Geoplogy(P) at Department of Geology and Geophycics, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur one semester (2 terms)
  • Structural Geology(P) at Department of Geology and Geophycics, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur One Semester (2 terms)
  • Geology lab(P) at Department of Mining Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur One Semester (2 terms)

Fellowships / Scholarships
  • Institute Senior Research Fellowship from MHRD at Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, July 2011 onwards
  • Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) from MHRD for Masters of Technology, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, July 2009 to May 2011

Papers Published in Journals
  • 3-D Mohr circle construction using vein orientation data from Gadag (southern India) implications to recognize fluid pressure fluctuation by Mondal, T.K. and Mamtani, M.A. Journal of Structural Geology 56, 45-56 (2013)
  • Fabric analysis in rocks of the Gadag region (southern India)_ implications for time relationship between regional deformation and gold mineralization by Mondal, T.K. and Mamtani, M.A. Tectonophysics doi_10.1016/j.tecto.2013.09.021 (2013)

Papers Presented at Conferences
  • Analysis of Brittle and Ductile Structures in the Rocks of Gadag Region (Southern India) by Mondal, T.K. and Mamtani, M.A. Indian Geophysical Union National Workshop on Modern Geological and Geophysical Methods and their Applications Abstract volume, 71 (2013)
  • Structural control on gold mineralization in Gadag (southern India) a study based on AMS, vein orientation and 3-D Mohr circle analyses by Mondal, T.K. and Mamtani, M.A. AGM, Geol. Soc. India and Int. Conf. on Future Challenges in Earth Sciences for Energy and Mineral Mineral Resources, ISM Dhanbad Abstract volume, 140 (2013)
  • AMS, vein orientation, and 3D Mohr circle analyses from Gadag (southern India)-recognizing fluid pressure fluctuation and its significance in Gold mineralization by Mondal, T.K. and Mamtani, M.A. Deformation Mechanism, Rheology and Tectonics (Leuven, Belgium) Abstract Volume, 67 (2013)
  • Fabric analysis in the Gadag schist belt using AMS implications for vein emplacement by Mondal, T.K. and Mamtani, M.A. 18th Convention of Indian Geological Congress and International Symposium Abstract Volume, 28 (2013)
  • Recognition of fluid pressure fluctuation from quartz vein orientations a study based on 3-D Mohr circle construction by Mondal, T.K. and Mamtani, M.A. Tectonic Studies Group Annual Meeting 2013, University of Leeds, U.K. Abstract Volume, 87 (2013)
  • Fabric analysis of the massive metabasalats in the Gadag region preliminary results from anisotropy of magnetic susceptibility (AMS) studies by Mondal, T.K. and Mamtani, M.A. Second Rock Deformation and Structures (RDS-II) conference, Lucknow University (Lucknow) Abstract Volume, 84 (2012)

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