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Geophysicist

Tapan Jyoti Majumdar, Indian geophysicist. Fellow Japan International Cooperative Agency, 1979. Member Indian Society Remote Sensing (life), India Meteorological Society (life), Geological Society India (life), Japan International Cooperative Agency Alumni Association.

Background

Majumdar, Tapan Jyoti was born on January 1, 1950 in Srirampore, India. Son of Raj Krishna and Biva (Bhadra) Majumdar.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Physics with honours, Calcutta University, India, 1969. Master of Science, North Bengal University, Darjeeling, India, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy, Indian School Mines, Dhanbad, 1990.

Career

Senior observer India Meteorological Department, Ranchi, 1972-1974. Research fellow Indian Association Cultivation Science, Calcutta, 1974-1976. Programmer Indian Space Research Organization, Ahmedabad, 1976-1980, scientist, engineer, 1981—2005.

Head earth science and hydrology division Marine and Earth Sciences Group, RESIPA, India, since 2005. Principal investigator joint experiments program Indian Space Research Organisation/Oil and Natural Gas Corporation/Geological Survey of India, 1980-1985, 91—, National Space Development Agency of Japan, 1986-1990, Indian Space Research Organisation-European Space Agency, 1995-1998. Project coordinator Coastal and Geological Oceanography Marine & Oceanography Program, since 2004.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: Trends in Geological Remote Sensing, 1996. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Indian Society Remote Sensing (life), India Meteorological Society (life), Geological Society India (life), Japan International Cooperative Agency Alumni Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: gardening, reading, walking, music.

Connections

Married Suchhanda Dutta, May 27, 1979. Children: Arindam, Tania.

father:
Raj Krishna Majumdar

mother:
Biva (Bhadra) Majumdar

spouse:
Suchhanda Dutta

child:
Tania Majumdar

child:
Arindam Majumdar