Mr. M. Ponraj

Dr. M. Ponraj
Technical Officer III
H.Q Panvel
Contact Number: 
91-22-2748 4160
Academic Record: 
  • B.Sc (Gandhigram Rural Institute 1990)
  • M.Sc (Gandhigram Rural Institute 1992)
Research Area: 
  • To understand the convergence between India and Eurasia plates and to assess future seismic risk in the Himalaya
  • Study of inter-seismic, co-seismic and post-seismic crustal deformation using satellite geodesy (GPS).   
  • Measurement and modeling of geodynamical phenomena, such as strain rate distribution, litho-tectono-dynamics and rheology of the earthquake prone regions of India and Antarctica.
Professional Appointments: 
  • JSPS RONPAKU Fellow 2005-2009