PROGRAMME

  • (i). Name of the Faculty: Faculty of Physical Sciences
  • (ii). Programme Name: Ph.D. (Earth Science)
  • (iii). Course Details:
S.No Course No Course Title L T P C
1 PHY(NGRI)-101 : 1-1-0-2 Research Methodology 1 1 0 2
2 PHY(NGRI)-201 : 4-0-0-4 Introduction to Geosciences (Geophysics, Geology, Geochemistry, GIS) 4 0 0 4
3 PHY(NGRI)-202 : 3-1-0-4 Geophysical Signal Processing , Inverse theory and Computational Methods 3 1 0 4
4 PHY(NGRI)-301 : 1-1-0-2 Geodynamics 1 1 0 2
5 PHY(NGRI)-302 : 1-1-0-2 Geophysical Continua 1 1 0 2
6 PHY(NGRI)-303 : 1-1-0-2 Geophysical Inverse Theory 1 1 0 2
7 PHY(NGRI)-304 : 1-1-0-2 Advanced Seismic and other geophysical techniques for energy resources 1 1 0 2
8 PHY(NGRI)-305 : 1-1-0-2 Nonlinear dynamics and fractals in earth sciences 1 1 0 2
9 PHY(NGRI)-306 : 1-1-0-2 Electrical and Electromagnetic methods 1 1 0 2
10 PHY (NGRI)-307: 2-1-2-4 Advanced Geochemistry and Geochronology (+Isotope Geology) 2 1 2 4
11 PHY (NGRI)-308 : 2-1--0-2 Groundwater Exploration, Modeling and Water quality assessment 2 1 0 2
12 PHY (NGRI)-309 : 2-1-0-2 Space Geodesy (GPS, Space Geodesy, Space EM) 2 1 0 2
13 PHY (NGRI)-310 : 1-1-0-2 Advanced Seismology 1 1 0 2
14 PHY (NGRI)-311 : 1-1-0-2 Geomagnetism, Paleomagnetism, Archaeomagnetism 1 1 0 2
15 PHY (NGRI)-312 : 1-1-0-2 Potential Field theory, Gravity and Magnetics 1 1 0 2
16 PHY (NGRI)-313 : 1-1-0-2 Geohazards and geological Risk analyses 1 1 0 2
17 PHY(NGRI)-314 : 2-1-0-2 Planetary Geology 2 1 0 2
18 PHY(NGRI)-315 : 0-4-0-4 Geothermics, Applications to Geodynamics 0 4 0 4
19 PHY(NGRI)-316 : 0-4-0-4 Advanced topics in Geophysics 0 4 0 4
20 PHY (NGRI)-401 : 0-1-6-4 Project Proposal Writing 0 1 6 4
21 PHY (NGRI)-402 : 0-0-8-4 CSIR-800 Societal Programme 0 0 8 4

1st Semester

Mandatory Courses
  • PHY (NGRI)-101 : 1-1-0-2: Research Methodology
  • PHY (NGRI)-201: 4-0-0-4: Introduction to Geosciences (Geophysics, Geology, Geochemistry, GIS)
  • PHY (NGRI)-202: 3-1-0-4: Geophysical Signal Processing, Inverse theory and Computational Methods

Total 10 credits

2nd Semester

Mandatory Courses
  • PHY (NGRI)-401 : 0-1-6-4: Project Proposal Writing
  • PHY (NGRI)-402 : 0-0-8-4: CSIR-800 Societal Programme

Total 8 credits

Elective Courses

  • Course code PHY (NGRI)-301: 1-1-0-2 and up to PHY (NGRI)-316: 0-2-0-2

Total 4 credits

Total credits required for the Ph.D. Course: 22 credits

Thesis research and thesis defence from the 3rd semester onwards.