Dr. Prabhat  Diwan

Department Applied Geology
Designation Associate Professor and Head
Educational Qualification M.Tech. (1989); Ph.D. (1994)
E-Mail pdiwan.geo@nitrr.ac.in
Contact Number 9479221399
Areas of Interest

Structural Geology & Tectonics, Economic Geology, Remote Sensing & GIS.


                                                                    (2011 & Onwards...)


  1. Mainkar,D; Gupta,T; Patel,S.C; Lehmann,B; Diwan,P; Kaminsky,F.V & Khachatryan, G.K (2012): Physical & Infrared Characteristics of Diamond from Behradih Kimberlite, Bastar Craton, India: Presented at X-International Kimberlite Conference (IKC).
  2. Diwan,P & Deshmukh,S.D (2011): Emerging Trends in Geochemical Analytical Instrumentation Techniques: An Overview: : Proc. Nat. Sem. "Emerging Trends in Scientific Research".


1. Deshmukh S.D.; Hari K.R.; Diwan P. & Prasanth M.P.M. (2017): Geochemistry and Petrogenesis of Felsic Meta-Volcanic Rocks of Baghmara Formation, Sonakhan Greenstone Belt, Central India: Jour. Geosciences Research, Nagpur, Vol.2, No.1, Jan. 2017 (ISSN: 2455-1953).

2. Jhariya D.C.; Kumar, T.; Gobinath, M.; Diwan,P. & Kishore, N (2016): Assessment of Groundwater Potential Zone Using Remote Sensing, GIS and Multi-Criteria Decision Analyses Techniques: Jour. Geol. Soc. of India, Bangalore, Vol.88, No.4, Oct. 2016.

3. Mishra, S.; Mohanta, A.K.; Diwan, P. & Vishwakarma, N (2015): Zonation of the Eastern Ghats Mobile Belt: A Review: Int. Jour. of Geology & Earth Sciences (IJGES), Vol.1, No.3, Dec. 2015 (ISSN: 2395-647X).

4. Deshmukh, S.D.; Hari, K.R. & Diwan, P. (2015):Fluid Inclusion Studies of Auriferous Quartz Veins from Sonakhan Greenstone Belt, Central India: Bulletin of Soc. of Geoscientists & Allied Technologists (SGAT), Vol.16, No.2, Dec. 2015 (ISSN: 0972-2173).

5. Diwan, P and Mishra, D.K. (2013): Resource Effective Mapping Through Integrated RS-GIS Approach: Int. Jour. of Engg. Res. & Tech. (IJERT), Vol.2, Issue 10, Oct. 2013 (ISSN: 2278-0181).

6. Mainkar,D; Gupta,T; Patel,S.C; Lehmann,B; Diwan,P; Kaminsky,F.V & Khachatyan,G.K (2013): Diamonds from the Behradih Kimberlite Pipe, Bastar Craton, India - A Reconnaisance Study: Proc. of  10th - IKC, Vol-I, Spl. Issue, Jour. of Geological Society of India, Bangalore (2013).

7. Mainkar,D & Diwan,P (2011) : Diamonds and Its Host Rock "Kimberlite": Spl. Reference to Kimberlites of Raipur District, Chhattisgarh: : Research Fronts.

8. Singh, U.P; Diwan,P; Dixit,M & Kumar,S (2011): Site selection for 1200MW IPP for SKS Ispat & Power Ltd., Using Integration of Remote Sensing Techniques with GIS at Tamia, Parasia and Amarwada Tehsils of Chhindwara District, M.P.: The Indian Mining & Engg. Jour., Vol. 50, No. 12, Dec. 2011 (ISSN: 0019-5944).

Other Info.

1. Project: Principal Investigator (PI) for AICTE -TAPTEC Research Project on “Sustainable Development of Mineral &

     Groundwater Resources in Chhattisgarh - Geological Assessment of Problem Dimensions Using

      Remote Sensing and Satellite Image Processing”.....Status: Completed.

2. Doctoral Thesis (i) Supervised: 03

                           (ii)   Ongoing: 02

3. Associate Editor: Journal of Economic Geology & Georesource Management (ISSN: 0973-4384) of

                             South Asian Association of Economic Geologists (SAAEG).