Gourab Bhattacharya

Graduate Student

  • gbhattacharya1@crimson.ua.edu
  • Lab #2112, Tom Bevill Energy, Mineral, and Materials Science Research Building

Degree Program

PhD

Advisor

Dr. Delores Robinson

Primary Specialization

structural geology/tectonics

Education

BS in Geology, University of Calcutta, 2011

MS in Applied Geology, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, 2013

Research Interests

Continental collisions, Climate-tectonic interactions in orogens, Brittle Deformations, Paleostress

Research Group

Structural Geology & Tectonics Research Group, UA

Research Group Members

Delores Robinson, Will Jackson, Somiddho Bosu, Caleb Essex

Representative Publications

In Peer-reviewed Journals:

 

  1. Misra AA, Bhattacharya G, Mukherjee S, Bose N (2014) Near N-S paleo-extension in the western Deccan region in India: Does it link strike-slip tectonics with India-Seychelles rifting? International Journal of Earth Sciences.

 

  1. Misra AA, Bhattacharya G (2013) Rare slickenside kinematic indicator “asymmetric elevations” seen to be abundant on southern Aksa Beach, Mumbai, India. Geosite, International Journal of Earth Sciences.

 

  1. Bose N, Bhattacharya G (2013) A rare microstructure: trapezoid-shaped aggregate of fine-grained minerals. Geosite, International Journal of Earth Sciences.

 

Conference Abstracts and Popular Articles:

 

  1. Bhattacharya G (2013) The volcanic mesas of western Deccan, India. Geodigest, Geology Today, (Vol. 29, No. 5, p. 168).

 

  1. Bhattacharya G, Misra AA, Bose N, Mukherjee S (2013) Strike-slip brittle shear zone from coastal Deccan in and around Mumbai, India: Evidence for N-S extension. In EGU General Assembly Conference  Abstracts (Vol. 15, p. 2594).

 

  1. Bose N, Bhattacharya G, Mukherjee S (2013) Temperature predicted from quartz microstructures from the Main Boundary Thrust Zone, Dehradun-Mussourie region, western Himalaya. In EGU General Assembly Conference Abstracts (Vol. 15, p. 4516).

Curriculum Vitae

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Affiliation

Student Member, Structural Geology & Tectonics Division, Geological Society of America

Student Member, American Geophysical Union

Student Member, Structural Geology & Tectonics Division, Geological Association of Canada