Dr. Kaushik Kiran Ghosh

Qualification : M.Sc.,Ph.D.
Designation : Head and Assistant Professor, Geology
Phone : 

On Request


Email : 

kaushikkghosh@yahoo.co.uk, kaushikkghosh@gmail.com


Area of Specialization : Geochemistry, Petrology, Ore Geology
Research Extension :
  1. Participated in the UGC Sponsored training course ‘e-Learning’ held during 15-16 December, 2006. Organised by the Jadavpur University, Kolkata as ‘Retraining of College Teachers’ under ‘UGC Sponsored University with Potential for Excellence Scheme’.
  2. Participated in the UGC Sponsored training course ‘Internet and Its Resources’ held on 18th December, 2006. Organised by the Jadavpur University, Kolkata as ‘Retraining of College Teachers’ under ‘UGC Sponsored University with Potential for Excellence Scheme’.
  3. Participated in the UGC Sponsored training course ‘Introducing New Subjects – Introducing Earth System’ held on 5th December, 2006. Organised by the Jadavpur University, Kolkata as ‘Retraining of College Teachers’ under ‘UGC Sponsored University with Potential for Excellence Scheme’.
  4. Attended the Orinetation Programme (OP-13) organised by UGC Academic Staff College, Jadavpur University, Kolkata – held from 06th November, 2006 to 2nd December, 2006 (Obtained Grade ‘A’).
  5. Participated in the UGC Sponsored training course ‘Sustainable Management of Water Supply’ held during 17-18 November, 2005. Organised by the Jadavpur University, Kolkata as ‘Retraining of College Teachers’ under ‘UGC Sponsored University with Potential for Excellence Scheme’.
  6. Participated in the National Seminar on ‘Ocean Resource and Environment’, held on 8th December, 2004. Organised Jointly by the School of Oceanographic Studies, Jadavpur University and Science & Technology Council & Department, Government of West Bengal.
  7. Attended the Refresher Course on ‘Water Resource Management’ organised by the UGC Academic Staff College, Jadavpur University, Kolkata – held from 28th June 2004 to 17th July 2004 (Obtained Grade ‘A’)
  8. Attended the seminar on ‘Contemporary Issues in Geography’ organised by the Department of Geography, Jogamaya Devi College on 22nd March, 2003.
  9. Participated in the UGC Sponsored State Level Seminar on ‘Man, Environment & Society – Towards Sustainable Development’ held at Jogamaya Devi College, Kolkata on 04-05 December, 2003.
  10. Attended DST Sponsored Winter School on “Sedimentary Facies and Basin Analysis” sponsored by the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India and organised by Department of Geological Sciences, Jadavpur University, Kolkata. – A three-week course on Sedimentology held from 10th to 30th December, 2002.
  11. Attended Courses on Thermodynamic for Earth and Material Scientists organised by National Academy of Sciences, India (Allahabad) and the National Centre of Experimental Mineralogy and Petrology, Allahabad University
  12. Attended SERC Winter School on Database, Numerical Methods and Computer Modeling in Modern Approach to Petrology (NMCMP-III) sponsored by Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India. – A three-week course on Petrology held from 2nd to 22nd January 1996.

Teaching Experience : 
  • Apr'94 - Mar'99 – Department of Geology, University of Calcutta as a Research Scholar.
  • Aug’09-Till Date – Department of Civil Engineering, Meghnad Saha Institute of Technology, Kolkata
  • 2004-2011 - Department of Geology, Presidency College, Kolkata as Honourary Lecturer

Awards : 

N/A


Professional Membership : Life Member, Geological, Mining and Metallurgical Society of India, Kolkata.
Important Publication :
  • Bhattacharya, H. N. and Ghosh, Kaushik K. (2012) Field and Petrographic Aspects of the Iron Ore Mineralizations of Gandhamardan Hill, Keonjhor, Orissa and their Genetic Significance. Journal Geological Society of India. vol.79, pp.497-504.
  • Bhattacharya, H. N., Mukherjee, I and Ghosh, Kaushik K. 2007: Geochemistry of some banded iron formation of the Archean Supracrustals, Jharkhand-Orissa region, India. Journal of Earth System Science, volume 116, number 3, pp. 245 – 259.
  • Ghosh, Kaushik K., Ray, Jyotisankar and Nandy, Keya (1998) On the Intrusive Suite from Biharpur (Madhya Pradesh), Central India. (Short Communication). Journal of the Geological Society of India, v.51, pp 97-102.
  • Ghosh, Kaushik K., Ray, Jyotisankar and Bose, Mihir K. (1997) Petrogenesis of the Girnar Complex, Gujarat -- Revisited in the Light of Trace Element. Indian Journal of Geology, v.69, No. 4 pp 282-293.

Other Publication:

  • Ghosh, K.K., Fun with six sixes, Science Reporter , September 1989

Research Projects :

On Going

  • UGC Minor Research Project-3
    A Study on The Banded Iron-Formation Hosted Iron Ore Mineralization of Sulaipat, Dt. Mayurbhanj, Odisha
    Duration: 2Years
    Amount of fund: Rs. 3,55,000/- (Rupees three lac fifty-thousand only)

Completed

  • UGC Minor research Project-2
    A Study on the Banded Iron-Formation Hosted Iron Ore Mineralization in Gandhamardan Hill, Keonjhar, India
    Duration: 18 months
    Amount of fund: Rs. 88,000/- (Rupees eighty-eight thousand only)
  • UGC Minor research Project-1
    Characterization and Correlation of BIF Occurrences in Singhbhum Craton with Special Emphasis on Palaeo-Environmental Impact
    Duration: 2 Years
    Amount of fund: Rs. 85,000/- (Rupees eighty-five thousand only)

Collaborations : Nil
Special Achievements :

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