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Assistant Professor
Department of Earth Sciences
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Kolkata
Mohanpur-741246, Nadia District, West Bengal

Research Interest

Shallow crustal structure and High resolution tomographic image using Ambient Noise, Crust and upper Mantle anisotropy, Mantle Transition Zone (MTZ), Lithosphere Asthenosphere Boundary (LAB), Fractals.

  • ES4103: Geophysics Laboratory, Autumn 2014, BS-MS 4th Year
  • ES2201: Geophysics, Spring 2015, 2016, BS-MS 2nd Year
  • ID4203, ID4109: Inverse Theory, Spring 2015, 2016, Autumn 2016, BS-MS 4th Year
  • ES3205: Fieldwork (Structural Geology), Spring 2015, BS-MS 3rd Year
  • CS1101: Introduction to Computer Programming I, Autumn 2016, BS-MS 1st Year
  • CS1201: Introduction to Computer Programming II, Spring 2016, BS-MS 1st Year
Recent Publications
  • S. Mitra, K.F. Priestley, Kajaljyoti Borah, V.K. Gaur, Crustal Structure and Evolution of the Eastern Himalayan Plate Boundary System, Northeast India, J. Geophs. Res. (Solid Earth), 123, 621-640, 2018.
  • D. Bora, Kajaljyoti Borah, R. Mahanta, J.M. Borgohain, Seismic b-values and its correlation with Seismic Moment and Bouguer Gravity Anomaly over Indo-Burma ranges of northeast India: Tectonic Implications, Tectonophysics, 728, 130-141, 2018.
  • Aakash Anand, D. Bora, Kajaljyoti Borah, J.M. Borgohain, Seismological evidence of Hales discontinuity in the northeastern India, J. Asian Earth. Sc., 154, 238-247, 2018.
  • D. Bora, D. Hazarika, A. Paul, Kajaljyoti Borah, J.M. Borgohain, Shear-Wave Splitting and Crustal Anisotropy in the Shillong–Mikir Plateau of Northeast India, Pure Appl. Geophys., 175, 243-255, 2018.
Selected Publications
  • Kajaljyoti Borah, S.S. Rai, Sandeep Gupta, K.S. Prakasam, Sudesh Kumar, K. Sivaram, Preserved and modified mid-Archean crustal blocks in Dharwar Craton: Seismological evidence, Precam. Res., 246, 16-34, DOI:10.1016/j/precamres.2014.02.003, 2014. (pdf)
  • Kajaljyoti Borah, S.S. Rai, K.S. Prakasam, Sandeep Gupta, Keith Priestley, V.K. Gaur, Seismic Imaging of Crust beneath the Dharwar Craton, India from Ambient Noise and Teleseismic Receiver Function modeling, Geophys. J. Int., 197, 748-767, DOI: 10.1093/gji/ggu075, 2014. (pdf)
  • Kajaljyoti Borah, S.S. Rai, K. Priestley, V.K. Gaur, Complex shallow mantle beneath the Dharwar craton inferred from Rayleigh wave inversion, Geophys. J. Int., 198, 1055-1070, DOI:10.1093/gji/ggu185, 2014. (pdf)