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Dr. Shantanu Pandey

Dr. Shantanu Pandey
NEGRL, Shillong
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Academic Record: 
  • Bachelor of Sciences (Physics, Mathematics, Statistics), Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra, India (2003)
  • Masters of Technology (Applied Geophysics), Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra, India(2006)
  • Post Graduate Diploma (Earth System Physics), Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics, Trieste, Italy (2007)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Freie Universität Berlin (2012)
Research Area: 
  • Geophysics, Tectonics, Earthquake Seismology, Surface waves, Seismic Tomography, Seismic Anisotrop
Professional Appointments: 
  • 2012 – 2015    Post Doc , Alfred Wegener Institute Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research, Department of Geophysics, Bremerhaven, Germany
  • 2009 – 2012    Visiting Scientist, Helmholtz-Zentrum Potsdam - Deutsches GeoForschungsZentrum GFZ, Division of Seismology, Potsdam, Germany
  • 2006 – 2007    PG Diploma Research, Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics, Trieste, Italy, Earth System Physics (Solid Earth Geophysics), Trieste, Italy
  1. T. Ryberg, W. H. Geissler, W. Jokat, X. Yuan, T. Fromm, S. Pandey, and B. Heit. Crustal and uppermost mantle structure of the nw namibia continental margin and the walvis ridge derived from ambient seismic noise. Geophysical Journal International, Vol. 230, Issue 1:377-391, Jul 2022.
  2. Ryberg, W.H. Geissler, W. Jokat, and S. Pandey. Uppermost mantle and crustal structure at Tristan da Cunha derived from ambient seismic noise. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 471:117–124, aug 2017.
  3. Pandey, X. Yuan, E. Debayle, F. Tilmann, K. Priestley, and X. Li. Depth-variant azimuthal anisotropy in Tibet revealed by surface wave tomography. Geophysical Research Letters, 42(11):4326–4334, jun 2015.
  4. Pandey, X. Yuan, E. Debayle, K. Priestley, R. Kind, F. Tilmann, and X. Li. A 3D shear-wave velocity model of the upper mantle beneath China and the surrounding areas. Tectonophysics, 633:193–210, oct 2014.
  5. Kind, F. Tilmann, J. Mechie, S. Pandey, and P. Kumar. Tibet–die größte Kollision auf der Erde. 

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