Dr. Ashok Sigdel

Assistant Professor

Department of Geology

Tri-Chandra Multiple Campus

Tribhuvan University

Kathmandu, Nepal

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Academic qualification: Ph.D/Japan (Sedimentology), M.Sc/Japan. (Sedimentology); M.Sc/Nepal. (Geology/Hydrogeology)
Specialization: Sedimentology, fluvial sedimentology, Paleoclimate
Research interest:

Fluvial sedimentology, Sedimentary petrology, Geochemistry and Geophysics, Engineering Geology and Mapping



Nepal Geological Society

Selected publication

Sigdel, A., Sakai, T, Sedimentary Facies analysis of the fluvial systems in the Miocene Siwalik Group, Karnali River section, Nepal Himalaya, and their significance for understanding the paleoclimate and Himalayan tectonics (Journal of Nepal Geological Society, 2016, Vol. 51, pp. 11-26)

Sigdel, A., Sakai, T. Petrography of Miocene Siwalik Group sandstones, Karnali River section, Nepal Himalaya: Implications for source lithology and tectonic setting (Journal of Nepal Geological Society, 2013 Vol. 46 pp. 95–110)

Sigdel, A., Sakai, T.,Ulak, P. D., Gajurel A, P. and Upreti, B. N.,2011, Lithostratigraphy of the Siwalik Group, Karnali River section, far-west Nepal Himalaya (Journal of Nepal Geological Society, Vol. 43 (Special Issue), pp. 83–101)


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