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     Manoj Kumar Ozha

Ph.D. fromIndian Institute of Technology-Kharagpur - Geology and Geophysics
Supervisor(s)  Prof. Biswajit Mishra
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2011 :: In progress
Address3-305, Zakir Hussain, IIT-KGP
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
B.Sc. Arya Vidyapeeth College (Gauhati University)Geology2009
M.Sc.Gauhati UniversityGeological Sciences2011

Research Areas
  • Ore geology, Metamorphic Petrology, Chemical Dating, and Uranium Geochemistry

  • Electron Probe Micro Analyzer, Scanning Electron Microscopy, Raman Spectroscopy

Teaching Experience
  • Ore Microscopy and Texture(P) at Indian Institute of Technology-Kharagpur 2013-2015 (3 terms)

Fellowships / Scholarships
  • SRF by Ministry of Human Resource Development (Govt. of India)

Papers Published in Journals
  • Geochemistry and chemical dating of uraninite in the Samarkiya area, central Rajasthan, northwestern India-implication for geochemical and temporal evolution of uranium mineralization by Manoj Kumar Ozha, Dipak Chandra Pal, Biswajit Mishra, T. Desapati, T.S. Shaji Ore Geology Reviews in press (2017)
  • An improved EPMA analytical protocol for U-Th-Pbtotal dating in xenotime- Age constrains from polygenetic Mangalwar Complex, Northwestern India by Pranjit Hazarika, Biswajit Mishra, Manoj Kumar Ozha, Kamal Lochan Pruseth Chemie der Erde 77, 69-79 (2017)
  • Reaction aureoles around uraninites within biotite and plagioclase - evidence of low temperature sequential fluid alteration and LREE-mobilization from monazite by Manoj K. Ozha, Biswajit Mishra, A. V. Jeyagopal Mineralogical Magazine 80(4), 567-584 (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)

Papers Presented at Conferences
  • Alteration of Uraninite and its implications to Chemical Dating - An example from Northwestern India by Manoj K. Ozha, Dipak C. Pal, Biswajit Mishra Goldschmidt 2016 pp 2412 (2016)
  • Reaction aureoles within biotite and albite surrounding uraninite and possible mobilization of radio-centres- an example from Rajasthan, India by Manoj Kr. Ozha, Biswajit Mishra, A. V. Jeyagopal, G. S. Yadav 13th SGA Biennial Meeting Vol 5, 1863-1866 (2015)

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