Dr. Rajib Kumar Sinharay is currently working as Associate Professor at Department of Petroleum Engineering in Dr. Vishwanath Karad MIT World Peace University, Pune. He has 17 years of industry experiences and 3 years of experience in Academic Research. Prior to joining MIT, he has worked as a Senior Geophysicist in Reliance Industries Limited (RIL), Mumbai for 9 years, Electromagnetic Geophysicist in Schlumberger-WesternGeco Regional Technology Centre (RTC), Mumbai for more than 2 years and as a Research Assistant in Central Water and Power Research Station (CWPRS), Pune. Dr. Sinharay was a scientific member of XXII Indian Scientific Expedition to Antarctica (ISEA), 2003 and carried out research on polar ice using Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR). He is a CSIR-NET fellow and carried out his Ph.D. dissertation in Applied Geophysics from Indian School of Mines (IIT(ISM)), Dhanbad. He is actively involved in academic and industrial research and published more than 20 articles in peer-reviewed national and international journals, books and conferences. He has co-guided 2 M.Sc.Tech. dissertation and presently co-guiding one Ph.D. student for Indian School of Mines (IIT(ISM)), Dhanbad.



    • Ph.D.(Applied Geophysics)

    • M.Sc Tech in Applied Geophysics, IIT(ISM), Dhanbad

    • B.Sc.(Honors in Physics)



    • Teaching Experience : 2 Months

    • Industry Experience : 17 years

    • Research Experience : 3 years


Geophysics, Geology, Signal Processing, Numerical Methods, Electronics, Surveying, Mathematics, Rock Mechanics, Lab experiemts, Field Surveys