IIEST, Shibpur

Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur

(Formerly Bengal Engineering and Science University, Shibpur)

Empowering the nation since 1856

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Research Scholars

Priyanka Mazumdar

Research Scholar

Qualification: MSc. (Applied Geology), BSc. (Geology)

Specialization: Sedimentology, Petrology and Sequence Stratigraphy

Funding Agency: Institute

Research Area: Sequence stratigraphic analysis of middle to upper part of the Proterozoic Simla Group, Western Lesser Himalaya, India

E-Mail: priyancam8@gmail.com

Supervisor: Dr. Ananya Mukhopadhyay


Alono Thorie

Research Scholar

Qualification: NET, MSc. (Geology), BSc. (Geology)

Specialization: Sedimentology, Petrology and Sequence Stratigraphy

Funding Agency: Institute

Research Area: Sedimentary Modelling of a Proterozoic Carbonate Rimmed Shelf, Lower Simla Group, Lesser Himalaya, India.

E-Mail: allan_thr@yahoo.com

Supervisor: Dr. Ananya Mukhopadhyay


Tithi Banerjee

Research Scholar

Qualification: MSc. (Geology), BSc. (Geology)

Specialization: Sedimentology, Petrology and Sequence Stratigraphy

Funding Agency: Institute

Research Area: Facies analysis and sequence stratigraphy of Lower Simla Group, Western Lesser Himalaya, India.

E-Mail: tithi.geol@gmail.com

Supervisor: Dr. Ananya Mukhopadhyay


Kankanaa Mondal

Research Scholar

Qualification: M.Sc Tech (Applied Geology), B.Sc (Geology)

Specialization: Ichnology, Sedimentology

Funding Agency: University Grant Commission (UGC-JRF-71)

Research Area: Yet to be finalized (Tentative: Sedimentology and ichnology of recent coastal sediments of Eastern Coastal Plains)

E-mail: kankanaa.mondal90@gmail.com

Supervisor: Dr. Ananya Mukhopadhyay


Rikta Chatterjee

Research Scholar

Qualification: M.Sc. (Geology), B.Sc. (Geology)

Specialization: Metamorphic Petrology

Funding Agency: Inspire Fellowship

Research Area: Petrological evolution of the granulite inliers occurring in and around Balaram, North Gujrat along the western boundary of the Southern sector of Delhi Fold Belt.

E-mail: rikta.geology@gmail.com

Supervisor: Prof. Bhabani Prasad Mukhopadhyay and Dr. Supratim Pal


Sharmistha Paul

Research Scholar

Qualification: M.Sc. (Geology), B.Sc. (Geology)

Specialization: Invertebrate Palaeontology

Funding Agency: Institute

Research Area: Study of invertebrate fossils of intertrappean horizons of Madhya Pradesh with special emphasis on Physidae and their evolution.

E-mail: sharmisthapaul249@gmail.com

Supervisor: Dr. Tapas Kumar Gangopadhyay