Commercial Research and Development

Core competence

Site specific hazard assessment, Geothermal resource exploration, Mesozoic sediment thickness mapping.

Significant contributions

  • Seismic hazard assessment of Zydus Corporate House, Ahmedabad.
  • Site Specific Seismic study to develop response spectra for Dhamara LPG Terminal site, Orissa.
  • Seismic hazard assessment of Santnagri Site in Sabarkantha District of Gujarat.
  • Seismic hazard assessment of Dwarka JagatMandir.
  • Site specific study to generate there sponse spectra for Cable Stayed Bridge at Zuari River, Goa.
  • Seismic hazard assessment of LPG Terminal at Dhamra Port, Orissa.
  • Seismic hazard assessment of LPG Terminal at Mundra, Kachchh
  • Geothermal resource exploration at Chabsar and Tuwa, Gujarat.
Project progress

Current pursuits

  • Operational definition of seismic risk and intervention techniques for strategic buildings: an integrated system on HPC platform in collaboration with Friuli Venezia Giulia region, IIIT, Hyderabad and CSIR-CMMACS, Bengaluru.
  • Seismic hazard assessment of Devni Mori Project, Near Meswo Dam in Banaskantha District of Gujarat.
  • Seismic hazard assessment of Dwarka Jagat Mandir.
  • Seismic hazard assessment of Dadra and Nagar Haveli .
  • Evaluating the Geothermal potential of Gujarat using Remote sensing & Geophysical Techniques.
  • Development of site specific spectra for IOCL Bongaigaon Refinery Assam State.

Personnel

Dr. Kapil Mohan (PI)

Dr. Siddarth Prizomwala

Mr. Vasu Pancholi

News

Detailed geophysical and geological investigations to identify copper lead and zinc mineralization around Ambaji, Banaskantha district are in progress.

ISR has initiated a project on imaging the shallow subsurface of the Kachchh district for delineation of ground water aquifers and fresh water-saline water interface.