New Curriculum Integrated M.Tech. (Geophysical Technology) - Department of Earth Sciences,Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
New Curriculum Integrated M.Tech. (Geophysical Technology)

Program Code:   411- Integrated M.Tech. (Geophysical Technology)

Department:       Department of Earth Sciences

Year:                     I

 

Teaching Scheme

Contact Hours/Week

Exam Duration

Relative Weight (%)

S. No.

Subject Code

Course Title

Subject Area

Credits

L

T

P

Theory

Practical

CWS

PRS

MTE

ETE

PRE

Semester- I (Autumn)

1.

MA-001

Mathematics-I

BSC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

-

25

50

-

2.

ES-101

Introduction to Earth Sciences

DCC

2

2

0

0

2

0

15

-

35

50

-

3.

ES-103

Computer Programming

ESC/DCC

4

3

0

2

3

0

15

15

30

40

-

4.

PH-001

Mechanics

BSC

4

3

0

2

3

2

15

15

15

40

15

5.

CE-105

Introduction to Environmental Studies

GSC

3

3

0

0

3

0

25

-

25

50

-

6.

HS-001A

HS-001B

Communication Skills (Basic)

Communication Skills (Advance)

HSSC

2

1

0

2

2

0

25

-

25

50

-

7.

HS-002

Ethics and Self Awareness

HSSC

2

1

1

0

2

0

25

-

25

50

-

 

 

Total

 

21

16

2

6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Semester-II (Spring)

1.

MA-006

Probability and Statistics

BSC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

-

25

50

-

2.

ES-102

Physical Geology

DCC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

-

25

50

-

3.

ES-104

Crystallography and Mineralogy

DCC

4

3

0

2

3

2

15

15

15

40

15

4.

PH-008

Electromagnetic Theory

BSC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

-

25

50

-

5.

HY-102

Engineering Hydrology

ESC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

-

25

50

-

 

 

Total

 

20

15

4

2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Program Code:   411- Integrated M.Tech. (Geophysical Technology)

Department:       Department of Earth Sciences

Year:                     II

 

Teaching Scheme

Contact Hours/Week

Exam Duration

Relative Weight (%)

S. No.

Subject Code

Course Title

Subject Area

Credits

L

T

P

Theory

Practical

CWS

PRS

MTE

ETE

PRE

Semester- III (Autumn)

1.

EE-112

Electrical Science

ESC

4

3

1

2/2

3

0

15

15

30

40

-

2.

ES-201

Basic Petrology

DCC

4

3

0

2

3

0

15

15

30

40

-

3.

ES-221

Field Theory

DCC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

-

25

50

-

4.

ES-205

Structural Geology-I

DCC

4

3

0

2

3

0

15

15

30

40

-

5.

ES-223

Geophysical Prospecting

DCC

3

2

1

0

2

0

25

-

25

50

-

6.

HS-ELE

HSS Elective Course*

HSSMEC

3

3

0

0

2

0

25

-

25

50

-

 

 

Total

 

22

17

3

4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Semester-IV (Spring)

1.

EC-102

Fundamentals of Electronics

ESC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

-

25

50

-

2.

ES-202

Sedimentology

DCC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

-

25

50

-

3.

ES-222

Geology of India

DCC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

-

25

50

-

4.

ES-224

Geophysical Signal Processing

DCC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

-

25

50

-

5.

ES-226

Field Training-I (Geology)

DCC

4

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

100

-

6.

HS-ELE

HSS Elective Course*

HSSMEC

3

3

0

0

3

0

25

-

25

50

-

 

 

Total

 

23

15

4

0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                   

 

*Any one course in this category is to be opted either in the Autumn or in the Spring Semester in the second year. The course should be selected from the list (basket) of Humanities and Social Sciences Elective Courses.
Program Code:   411 - Integrated M.Tech. (Geophysical Technology)

Department:       Department of Earth Sciences

Year:                     III

 

Teaching Scheme

Contact Hours/Week

Exam Duration

Relative Weight (%)

S. No.

Subject Code

Course Title

Subject Area

Credits

L

T

P

Theory

Practical

CWS

PRS

MTE

ETE

PRE

Semester- V (Autumn)

1.

ES-321

Gravity and Magnetic Prospecting

DCC

4

3

0

2

3

0

15

15

30

40

-

2.

ES-323

Electrical Prospecting

DCC

4

3

0

2

3

0

15

15

30

40

-

3.

ES-305

Economic Geology

DCC

4

3

0

2

3

0

15

15

30

40

-

4.

ES-325

Seismology

DCC

4

3

0

2

3

0

15

15

30

40

-

5.

ES-391

Technical Communication (Advanced)

DCC

2

0

0

4

-

2

-

25

25

-

50

6.

OEC

Open Elective Course

OEC

3

3

0

0

3

-

25

-

25

50

-

 

 

Total

 

21

15

0

12

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Semester-VI (Spring)

1.

ES-322

Electromagnetic Prospecting

DCC

4

3

0

2

3

0

15

15

30

40

-

2.

ES-324

Seismic Prospecting

DCC

4

3

0

2

3

0

15

15

30

40

-

3.

ES-300

Field Training-II (Integrated Gravity, Magnectic, Electrical & Seismic)

DCC

4

0

0

0

-

-

-

-

-

100

-

4.

ES-ELE1

Departmental Elective Course-I

DEC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

-

25

50

 

5.

ES-ELE2

Departmental Elective Course-II

DEC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

-

25

50

-

 

 

Total

 

20

12

2

4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Program Code:   411 - Integrated M.Tech. (Geophysical Technology)

Department:       Department of Earth Sciences

Year:                     IV

 

Teaching Scheme

Contact Hours/Week

Exam Duration

Relative Weight (%)

S. No.

Subject Code

Course Title

Subject Area

Credits

L

T

P

Theory

Practical

CWS

PRS

MTE

ETE

PRE

Semester- VII (Autumn)

1.

ES-421

Numerical Modelling in Geophysics

DCC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

-

25

50

-

2.

ES-423

Geophysical Well Logging

DCC

4

3

0

2

3

0

15

15

30

40

-

3.

ES-ELE3

Departmental Elective Course-III

DEC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

-

25

50

-

4.

ES-ELE4

Departmental Elective Course-IV

DEC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

-

25

50

-

5.

ES-499

Seminar-I

DCC

2

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

100

 

 

 

Total

 

18

12

3

2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Semester-VIII (Spring)

1.

ES-422

Geophysical Inversion

DCC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

-

25

50

-

2.

ES-406

Plate Tectonics

DCC

3

2

1

0

2

0

25

-

25

50

-

3.

ES-424

Petroleum Geosciences

DCC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

-

25

50

-

4.

ES-ELE5

Departmental Elective Course-V

DEC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

-

25

50

-

5.

ES-ELE6

Departmental Elective Course-VI

DEC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

-

25

50

 

 

 

Total

 

19

14

5

0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                               

 

 

Program Code:   411 - Integrated M.Tech. (Geophysical Technology)

Department:       Department of Earth Sciences

Year:                     V

 

Teaching Scheme

Contact Hours/Week

Exam Duration

Relative Weight (%)

S. No.

Subject Code

Course Title

Subject Area

Credits

L

T

P

Theory

Practical

CWS

PRS

MTE

ETE

PRE

Semester- IX (Autumn)

1.

ES-599

Seminar-II

DCC

2

0

0

0

-

-

-

-

-

100

-

2.

ES-529

Comprehensive Viva Voce

DCC

2

0

0

0

-

-

-

-

-

100

-

3.

ES-ELE7

Department Elective Course-VII

DEC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

-

25

50

-

4.

ES-ELE8

Department Elective Course-VIII

DEC

4

3

1

0

3

0

25

-

25

50

-

 

 

Total

 

12

6

2

0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Semester-X (Spring)

1.

ES-500

Dissertation

DCC

18

0

0

0

-

-

-

-

-

100

-

 

 

Total

 

18

0

0

0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                               

 

 

 

 

 

 

NEW CURRICULUM STRUCTURE FOR

FIVE YEAR INTEGRATED GEOPHYSICAL TECHNOLOGY

 

YEARWISE AND SEMESTER DISTRIBUTION OF COURSES

LIST OF ELECTIVE COURSES (Year- & Semester-wise)

 

Total six electives distributed in four semesters (Semester- VI, VII, VIII & IX)

 

Autumn Semester

Spring Semester

Semester I

-

Semester II

-

Semester III

-

Semester IV

-

Semester V

-

Semester VI

Elective-I & II

Semester VII

Elective-III & IV

Semester VIII

Elective-V&VI

Semester IX

Elective-VII &VIII

Semester X

-

 

 

IMT Geophysical Technology

List of Departmental Elective Courses (DEC)

S. No.

Course No.

Name of Elective course

Semester

Suggested by

DEPARTMENTAL ELECTIVE COURSE-I & II (DEC-I & II)

1.

ES-372

Geomagnetism /

PH-       : Electricity and Magnetism

6th Semester

2.

ES-344

Basin Analysis /

PH-       : Optics

6th Semester

3.

ES-374

Marine Geophysics /

MA-         : Modeling with difference and differential equations

6th Semester

4.

ES-342

Advanced Stratigraphy and Facies Modelling /

MA-         :  Complex Analysis and Partial Differential Equations

6th Semester

DEPARTMENTAL ELECTIVE COURSE-III & IV (DEC-III & IV)

5.

ES-471

Geotechnical Investigations

7th Semester

6.

ES-473

Magnetotellurics and Geomagnetic depth sounding

7th  Semester

7.

ES-475

Digital Image Processing

7th  Semester

8.

ES-477

Strong Motion Seismology

7th  Semester

DEPARTMENTAL ELECTIVE COURSE-V & VI (DEC-V & VI)

9.

ES-472

Advanced Seismology

8th  Semester

10.

ES-474

Advanced Electromagnetic prospecting

8th  Semester

11.

ES-476

Synthetic Seismogram

8th Semester

12.

ES-478

Environmental and Engineering Geophysics

8th Semester

DEPARTMENTAL ELECTIVE COURSE-VII & VIII (DEC-VII & VII)

13.

ES-571

Reservoir Geophysics

9th  Semester

14.

ES-573

Geotomography

9th  Semester

15.

ES-575

Geophysical Fluid Dynamics

9th  Semester

16.

ES-577

Advanced Techniques in Geophysical Exploration

9th Semester

17.

ES-579

Dynamic Systems in Earth Sciences

9th Semester

18.

ES-581

Advanced Seismic Prospecting

9th Semester

19.

ES-583

Petrophysics and Seismic Rock Characterization

9th Semester

         

 

 

Note: As per DFC resolution of Aug. 19, 2013:

 

(a) IMT (Geological Technology) students may opt for Departmental Elective Course (DEC) and Departmental Core Course (DCC) for GPT courses as DEC, provided they have already taken pre-requisite courses, if any.

 

(b) lMT (Geophysical Technology) students may opt for Departmental Elective Course (DEC) and Departmental Core Course (DCC) for GLT courses as DEC, provided they have already taken pre-requisite courses, if any.

 

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