Barmer Basin

  • Soumyajit MukherjeeEmail author
  • Narayan Bose
  • Rajkumar Ghosh
  • Dripta Dutta
  • Achyuta Ayan Misra
  • Mohit Kumar
  • Swagato Dasgupta
  • Tuhin Biswas
  • Aditya Joshi
  • Manoj A. Limaye


The Barmer basin in Rajasthan (India) is a narrow, failed, continental rift basin with uplifted rift shoulders exposed along its E and W margins. The basin trends NNW and comprises of thick Mesozoic and Tertiary sediments. Its tectonic evolution is somewhat linked to other Mesozoic and/or Tertiary basins of NW segment of Rajasthan, India.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Soumyajit Mukherjee
    • 1
    Email author
  • Narayan Bose
    • 5
  • Rajkumar Ghosh
    • 1
  • Dripta Dutta
    • 1
  • Achyuta Ayan Misra
    • 2
  • Mohit Kumar
    • 6
  • Swagato Dasgupta
    • 3
  • Tuhin Biswas
    • 1
  • Aditya Joshi
    • 4
  • Manoj A. Limaye
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Earth SciencesIndian Institute of Technology BombayPowai, MumbaiIndia
  2. 2.Reliance Industries Ltd.Navi MumbaiIndia
  3. 3.Indian Institute of Technology (ISM)DhanbadIndia
  4. 4.Department of GeologyThe Maharaja Sayajirao University of BarodaVadodaraIndia
  5. 5.Department of Geological SciencesIndian Institute of Technology KharagpurWest BengalIndia
  6. 6.Survey of IndiaDehradunIndia

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