• Group 1. Earthquake Disaster Risk Mitigation: Outline

    1-1. Strong Motion
    1-2. GPS
    1-3. Building Vibration Sensors

    Research Purpose

    Assessment of hazard and risk of earthquakes to mitigate potential earthquake disaster in India through sensor networks and vulnerability studies

    Research Member

    Study Implementation Method / Research Implementation Method

      Strong Motion

    To assess the earthquake hazard in the Indo-Gangetic Plains in the Himalayan region.


    Active fault mapping and slip rate estimation in the NW-Central Himalayan region.

    Building Vibration Sensors

    Building vulnerability and earthquake damage evaluation for the city of Chandigarh.

    Project Milestone