Full Name
Gahalaut V. K

Chief Scientist

R&D Group
GPS and Geodesy



  Academic Identity

Dr Vineet K Gahalaut received M.Tech. and Ph.D. degrees from University of Roorkee (now IIT-Roorkee) in the year 1989 and 1995, respectively. He served as Lecturer at Department of Earthquake Engineering, IIT-Roorkee (1996-1998) and Scientist at Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi (1998-1999). Currently he is scientist at NGRI, Hyderabad. His research areas include Tectonic Geodesy and Seismology. He has established GPS networks in Andaman-Nicobar subduction zone, Indo-Burmese wedge, Garhwal-Kumaun Himalaya, Godavari failed rift region, and Koyna Warna region. He is a recipient of INSA Young Scientist award (1997), CSIR Young Scientist (2001), and MS Krishnan gold medal by IGU.