Dr. Anand Singh.

Project Scientist-C, Crustal Processes (CrP)

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Phone(Off) : 0471-2511635

Fax : 0471-2442280


Ph.D. : 2017, Geophysical Inversion, Department of Geology and Geophysics, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India.
Thesis : Development of Fast Imaging Technique for VLF Electromagnetic data and Enhancement in Resistivity Imaging using Cooperative and Joint Inversion.
M.Sc. : 2012, Geophysics, Department of Geology and Geophysics, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India
B.Sc. : 2010; Mathematics, Physics and Geology; University of Allahabad

Professional career:

2017(26th Dec) - Present Project Scientist C, National Centre for Earth Science Studies.
2017(16th Nov) - 2017(18th Dec) Project Scientist-(R-1), CSIR-National Geophysical Research Institute .
2017(10th Oct) - 2017(27th Oct) Senior Visiting Researcher, National Central University, Taiwan.

Research Interest:

Modeling and inversion of Electrical and Electromagnetic data

Joint inversion of multi geophysical data using petrophysical constrains

Unstructured grid based numerical modeling/inversion

Geophysical interpretation software development

Mineral and groundwater exploration


  1. [2017] Singh A., Sharma S.P, Identification of different geologic units using fuzzy constrained resistivity tomography, Journal of applied geophysics, 148:127-138.
  2. [2017] Singh A., Sharma S.P., Akca I., Baranwal V.C., Fuzzy Constrained Lp-norm Inversion of Direct Current Resistivity Data, Geophysics, 83(1): E11-E24.
  3. [2016] Singh A., Sharma S.P., Interpretation of Very Low Frequency electromagnetic measurements in terms of normalized current density over variable topography. Journal of Applied Geophysics 133: 82-91
  4. [2016] Singh A., Biswas A., Application of global particle swarm optimization for inversion of residual gravity anomalies over geological bodies with idealized geometries, Natural Resources Research, 25:297-314
  5. [2015] Singh A., Sharma S.P., Fast Imaging of Subsurface Conductors using Very Low Frequency Electromagnetic Data , Geophysical Prospecting, 63 (6): 1355-1370
  6. [2017] Kumar S., Singh A., Dhar A., Parameter extraction using global particle swarm optimization approach and the influence of polymer processing temperature on the solar cell parameters. AIP Advances 7, 085117.(*collaborative work with other departments)
  7. [2016] Srivastava S., Gupta D.K., Singh A., An iterative method for solving singular linear systems with index one, Afrika Matematika 27:815. (*collaborative work with other departments)

Trainings/Conferences/Workshops Attended:

  1. Distinguished Instructor Short Course (DISC), conducted by Prof. D. Oldenburg, 27-28 February, 2017 at Kolkata, India.
  2. Reservoir Simulation Workshop, 5-7 January, 2017 at Dept. of Petroleum Engineering, IIT-Kharagpur, India.
  3. ONGC-Academia Workshop on Recent trend in petroleum exploration technology, 10-14 February, 2014 at Kolkata, India.
  4. Near Surface Geophysics Workshop, 27-29 January, 2013 at National Geophysical Research Institute (NGRI), Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India.
  5. 2nd Indo-German Workshop on Magnetotelluric data acquisition, processing and modeling, 1-3 November, 2012 at Institute of Seismological Research (ISR), Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India.