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Dr Subhrangsu Kanta Acharyya

  • 1984
  • Earth, Atmosphere, Ocean and Planetary Sciences
  • 27/11/1940
  • Geodynamics, Regional stratigraphy, Gondwana geology, Himalayan geology, Tectonics
Award Citation:

Dr Acharyya has the distinction of developing an integrated model of evolution of the Himalaya and Indo-Burmese mobile belt, particularly a concept of thin-skin overthrusting of premetamorphosed rocks over Mesozoic-Tertiary arc-trench sediments of the Indian plate. His work has provided impetus to concept-oriented exploration for hydrocarbon and other mineral resources in the Himalaya.

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  • Department of Geological Sciences
    Jadavpur University

    Kolkata - 700032
    West Bengal INDIA
  • skacharyya[at]yahoo[dot]com
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