Dr. V.M. Tiwari obtained his post-graduate degree in Geophysics from Banaras Hindu University (BHU), Varanasi. He took up a scientific career at CSIR-National Geophysical Research Institute (CSIR-NGRI), after receiving a PhD in Geophysics from NGRI-BHU. Dr. Tiwari has made unique and sustained research contributions towards inferring structure, properties, tectonic and hydrogeological regimes of the Indian lithosphere and adjoining regions from multi-scale gravity data using physics based models. Besides well cited research papers in leading journals; he has contributed significantly to the important R&D projects for the Oil and Mineral Industries in India. He is a recipient of National Merit Scholarship; ONGC-AEG Best Thesis Award; Young Scientist Awards from INSA, CSIR, UP S&T; Krishnan Gold Medal by IGU, National Mineral Award by Ministry of Mines, GoI. With well recognized scientific contributions, Dr Tiwari is an elected Fellow of the National Academy of Sciences India (FNASc), Indian Academy of Sciences (FASc) and Telangana Academy of Sciences (FTAS). He is also a member of several national and international committees.
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