Supriyo Mitra

Professor
Dept: DES
E-mail: supriyomitra [at] iiserkol.ac.in


All Publications:
  1. Mitra,Supriyo and Priestley,Keith F and Borah,Kajaljyoti and Gaur,Vinod K 2018 ."Crustal Structure and Evolution of the Eastern Himalayan Plate Boundary System, Northeast India". Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth,123, 621-640

  2. Paul,Himangshu and Mitra,Supriyo 2017 ."Three?Dimensional crustal architecture beneath the Sikkim Himalaya and its relationship to active deformation". Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth,122, 1-19

  3. Kumar,Ajay and Singh,Shashwat Kumar and Mitra,Supriyo and Priestley,Keith F and Dayal,Sankar 2016 ."The 2015 April 25 Gorkha (Nepal) Earthquake and its Aftershocks: Implications for lateral heterogeneity on the Main Himalayan Thrust". Geophysical Journal International,208, 992-1008

  4. Ajaay,Thirunavukarasu and Kumar,Ajay and Mitra,Supriyo 2016 ."Lateral Variation of Seismic Attenuation in Sikkim Himalaya". Geophysical Journal International,208, 257-268

  5. Kumar,Ajay and Mitra,Supriyo and G,Suresh 2015 ."Seismotectonics of the Eastern Himalayan and Indo-Burman Plate Boundary Systems". Tectonics,34, 2279-2295

  6. Mitra,Supriyo and Paul,Himahgshu and Kumar,Ajay and Singh,Shashwat Kumar and Powali,Debarchan 2015 ."The 25 April 2015 Nepal earthquake and its aftershocks". Current Science,108, 1938-1943

  7. Paul,Himangshu and Mitra,Supriyo and Bhattacharya,S N and Suresh,G 2015 ."Active Transverse faulting within underthrust Indian Crust beneath the Sikkim Himalaya". Geophysical Journal International,201, 1072-1083

  8. Copley,Alex and Mitra,Supriyo and Sloan,Alastair R and Gaonkar,S and Reynolds,K 2014 ."Active faulting in apparently stable peninsular India: Rift inversion and a Holocene-age great earthquake on the Tapti Fault". Journal of Geophysical Research (Solid Earth),119, 6650-6666

  9. Mitra,Supriyo and Wanchoo,Sunil K and Priestley,Keith F 2014 ."Source Parameters of the 1 May 2013, mb 5.7 Kishtwar Earthquake: Implications for Seismic Hazards". Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America,104, 1013-1019

  10. Bhattacharya,S N and Mitra,Supriyo and Suresh,G 2013 ."The shear-wave velocity of the upper mantle beneath the Bay of Bengal, Northeast Indian Ocean from inter-station phase velocities of surface waves". Geophysical Journal International,193, 1506-1514

  11. Mitra,Supriyo and Priestley,K F and Acton,C E and Gaur,V K 2011 ."Anomalous surface wave dispersion and the enigma of "continental-like" structure for the Bay of Bengal". Journal of Asian Earth Sciences,42, 1243-1255

  12. Acton,C E and Priestley,K F and Mitra,Supriyo and Gaur,V K 2011 ."Crustal structure of the Darjeeling-Sikkim Himalaya and Southern Tibet". Geophysical Journal International,184, 829-852

  13. Mitra,Supriyo and Kainkaryam,Sribharath M and Padhi,Amit and Rai,S S and Bhattacharya,S N 2011 ."The Himalayan foreland basin crust and upper mantle". Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors,184, 34-40

  14. BHattacharya,S N and Suresh,G and Mitra,Supriyo 2009 ."Lithospheric S-wave velocity structure of the Bastar craton, Indian peninsula from surface-wave phase-velocity measurements". Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America,99, 2502-2508

  15. Walling,Yanger M and Mohanty,William K and Nath,S K and Mitra,Supriyo and John,Ajesh 2009 ."Microtremor survey in Talchir, India to ascertain its basin characteristics in terms of predominant frequency by Nakamura's ratio technique". Engineering Geology,106, 123-132

  16. Dasgupta,S and Nowack,R L and Mitra,Supriyo 2009 ."Deconvolution of three-component teleseismic data from Southern Tibet using the SVA technique". Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America,99, 1973-1983

  17. Mitra,Supriyo and Bhattacharya,S N and Nath,S K 2008 ."Crustal structure of the Western Bengal Basin from joint analysis of Teleseismic Receiver Functions and Rayleigh Wave Dispersion". Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America,98, 2715-2723

  18. Mitra,Supriyo and Priestley,K F and Gaur,V K and Rai,S S 2006 ."Frequency-Dependent Lg Attenuation in the Indian Platform". Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America,96, 2449-2456

  19. Rai,S S and Gaur,V K and Priestley,K F and Mitra,Supriyo and Singh,M P and Searle,M P 2006 ."Confguration of the Indian Moho beneath the NW Himalaya and Ladakh". Geophysical Research Letters,33, L15308

  20. Mitra,Supriyo and Priestley,K F and Gaur,V K and Rai,S S 2006 ."Shear-Wave Structure of the South Indian Lithosphere from Rayleigh Wave Phase Velocity Measurements". Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America,96, 1551-1559

  21. Mitra,Supriyo and Priestley,K F and Gaur,V K and Rai,S S and Haines,John A 2006 ."Variation of Rayleigh wave group velocity dispersion and seismic heterogeneity of the Indian crust and uppermost mantle.". Geophysical Journal International,164, 88-98

  22. Nath,S K and Bhattacharya,S N and Vyas,M and Pal,I and Sengupta,P and Mitra,Supriyo and Mohanty,W K and Ganguli,S S 2005 ."The great Sumatra-Andaman earthquake of 26 December as percived from the broadband seismograms of Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur Seismological Observatory.". Current Science,88, 1381-1383

  23. Mitra,Supriyo and Priestley,K F and Bhattacharya,Anjan K and Gaur,V K 2005 ."Crustal Structure and Earthquake Focal Depths Beneath Northeastern India and Southern Tibet". Geophysical Journal International,160, 227-248

  24. Biswal,T K and Biswal,Bimal and Mitra,Supriyo and Roy MouliK,M 2002 ."Deformation pattern of the NW terrane boundary of the Eastern ghats Mobile Belt, India : A Tectonic Model and Correlation with Antartica". Gondwana Research,5, 45-52

Other Publications:
  1. Bhattacharya,S N and Mitra,Supriyo 2010 ."Shear-wave velocity structure of the Indian Shield Lithosphere through measurement and inversion of Inter-Station surface-wave phase-velocities". Deep Continental Studies (DCS-DST) Newsletter,,