Dr. Pradip Borgohain

Dr. Pradip Borgohain
Dr. Pradip Borgohain
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Professor
Petroleum Technology

Profile

Education:

  1. Bachelor’s Degree : B.Sc. (Geology- Major)
  2. Master’s Degree : M. Tech. (3 year) in Applied Geology
  3. Ph. D.:  Petroleum Technology
  4. Other: Post Graduate Diploma in Petroleum Technology

 

Areas of Interest/ Specialization: Sedimentology & Petroleum Geology

Work Experience: 22 years

 

Research Projects:

Sl. No.

Title of the project

Funding Agency

Duration

Status

1

Geological Mapping and Depositional Model of the Paleogene-Neogene Rocks in parts of Surma Basin, Champhai District of Mizoram, India

DST- SERB, New Delhi

2017-2020

On-going

2

Geological Mapping, Hydrocarbon Source Potential and Depositional Model of the Barail and Disang Group of rocks in parts of Fold -Thrust Belt area, Nagaland

Oil India Limited, Duliajan, Assam

2017-2020

Approved

3

Biostratigraphy and Source Rock Characterization of the Subsurface Upper Palaeocene –Lower Eocene Oil Bearing Rocks in parts of Upper Assam Shelf.

UGC, New Delhi  

2011-2014

Submitted

(Co- PI)

 

4

Digenetic heterogeneity and reservoir quality of the oil bearing Tipam Sandstone Formation of Upper Assam Shelf

UGC, New Delhi

2009- 2012

Submitted

5

Petrography and Tectono Provenance of the Barail reservoir Sandstones of an oilfield of Upper Assam Shelf.

UGC- SAP (Minor Project)

2009

Submitted

6

Reservoir Properties, Provenance and Depositional Model for the Tura Sandstone Formation (Eocene) of a Part of Upper Assam Shelf

DST-SERC ( Fast Track)

2001- 2004

Submitted

7

A comparative sedimentological Study of the Tipam Sandstone Formation of Digboi Oilfield and the Adjoining Dilli- Jeypore Area

UGC-MRP

2001-2003

Submitted

8

Oil Bearing Horizons of Digboi Oilfield : A Sedimentological Study

UGC-MRP

1999-2001

Submitted

 

Ph.D Scholars:

Sl. No.

Name

Topic

Status

(On-going /Completed)

1

Mr. Swapnil Hazarika

Sibsagar College, Joysagar

 

Reservoir Rock Characterization and Depositional Environment of Oil Bearing Horizons of Palaeocene-Lower Eocene Succession in Parts of Upper Assam Basin

Awarded

2

 Mr. J. B. Rath

ONGCL

3-D Geological Modeling and Petrophysical  Characterization of the Oil Bearing Tipam Sandstones of Lakwa Oil Field of Assam Geologic Province, India.

 Awarded

3

Mr. Dhrubajyoti Neog          

Studies on various techniques of water shut off job for improving oil production in some of the oil fields of upper Assam basin

 Thesis submitted

4

Mr. Binayananda Bharali

OIL

Petrophysical Characterization and Depositional Environment of the Oil Bearing Tipam Sandstone Formation in Parts of Upper Assam Shelf.

 On-going

5

Ms. Gitashri Saikia

Dibrugarh University

Depositional Model and Diagenesis of the Tipam Sandstone Formation in and around Naharkotiya Oilfield, Assam

Thesis submitted in October, 2017

6

 Mr. Amardeep Singh

Dibrugarh University

Reservoir Characteristics and Hydrocarbon Generation Potential of the Barail Group of Lakwa Oilfield of Upper Assam Shelf

On-going

7

Mr. Achan Konyak

G.S.I

Structure and Sedimentation Model of the Barail Group of Rocks in Parts of Schuppen Belt, Nagaland

On-going

8

Mr. Deepjyoti  Gogoi

G.S.I

Structure and Depositional Model of the Barail Group in the Northeastern Part of Belt of Schuppen- 

On-going

9

Mr. Bubul Bharali

Mizoram University

A Study on Tectono-Provenance and Depositional Environment of the Bhuban Formation in and around Aizawl, Mizoram

Abstract submitted in October, 2017

10

Mr. Indrajit Baruah

O.F.I

Geological Mapping and Some Sedimentological Aspects of the Tertiary Rocks Exposed Along Aizawl – Bhaga Road Section, Mizoram.

On-going

11

Ms. Sujata Gogoi

Dibrugarh university

Reservoir Characteristics, geochemistry and fission track study of the Tura sandstone Formation of the North Assam Shelf

On-going

Publications

Publications:

  1. A Geological study on the Upper Bhuban Formation in Parts of Surma Basin, Aizawl, Mizoram. Jour. Science Vision. Sci. vis. 17(3), pp. 128-147 (September, 2017). ISSN (Print) : 0975-6175/ (Online) 2229-6026. www.sciencevision.org
  2. Grain size analysis of Naharkatiya and Jorajan Oilfields of Upper Assam Basin. Proceeding volume of International Conference on Advances in Petroleum, Chemical and Energy Challenges (APCEC), RGIPT- 2017, pp. 251-262.
  3. Porous media characterization for feasibility study of oil well water production control. International Jour. of innovative research in Science, Engineering and Technology. pp.21245-21250, December, 2016 ISSN (online): 2319-8753, (print): 2347-6710.
  4. T.K. Goswami, P.Borgohain et.al, Meteorite Fall at Komargaon, Assam, India, Journal Current Science, Vol. 110, No. 10 (25th May, 2016).
  5. Borgohain P.,et.al., “Komargaon, Assam (India) witnessed a new meteorite fall” published in PLANEX; Vol 6, Issue 1; Jan, (2016); ISSN: 2320-7108.
  6. Sedimentology of the Barail Sandstones in some parts of Nagaland. Jour. Indian Association of Sedimentologists. Vol.15, No.2 (1996), pp. 131-142. ISSN 0970-3268. K.D. Gogoi & P. Borgohain.
  7. Depositional Environments and Provenance of the Barail and Tipam Groups in Dilli-Jeypore area. Jour. Indian Association of Sedimentologists. Vol.19, No.1 & 2(2000), pp. 9-19. ISSN 0970-3268. P. Borgohain & K.D. Gogoi

  8. Petrography of the oil producing horizons of Digboi Oilfield. Indian Journal of Petroleum Geology. Vol.9, No.2 (December, 2000) pp.23-36. ISSN 0871-2542. P. Borgohain & K.D. Gogoi

  9. Reservoir Properties, Provenance and Depositional Model of Lower Eocene Clastic Sequence (Lakadong + Therria) of a Part of Upper Assam Shelf. Indian Journal of Petroleum Geology. Vol. 13, No.2 (December, 2004) pp.31-51. ISSN 0871-2542. P. Borgohain, K. Gohain, D. K. Gogoi & M.K. Phukan.

  10. Diagenesis and Reservoir Quality of Lower Eocene Rock Sequence of a Part of Upper Assam shelf. Indian Journal of Petroleum Geology. Vol.16, No.1 (July, 2007) pp.47-60. ISSN 0871-2542. P. Borgohain, G. B. Gilfellon & B.K. Gogoi.

  11. Sandstone Diagenesis and Its Impact on Reservoir Quality of the Arenaceous Unit of Barail Group of an Oilfield of Upper Assam Shelf, India. Current Science. Volume :98,  No. 01 (10th  January, 2010), pp. 82-88.  ISSN 0011-3891. P. Borgohain, G. B. Gilfellon & C. Borah.

  12. Remaining Oil Potential Based on 3-D Geological Model, TS-2 Sand, Lakwa Field, Upper Assam Basin, India. ONGC Bulletin , An international E&P Company, Volume 46, No. 1, June 2011, pp. 25-33. ISSN 0537-0094.  J.B. Rath, J.N. Sarma & P. Borgohain.

  13. Petrography and Diagenesis of the Upper Palaeocene – Lower Eocene rocks of Nahorkatiya Oilfield, Assam. Current Science. Volume : 101,  No. 05 (10th  September, 2011), pp. 664-669. ISSN-0011-3891. P. Borgohain, S. Hazarika, G.B. Gilfellon & M.P. Gogoi.

  14. Diagenetic Heterogeneity and Reservoir Quality of the Tipam Sandstone Formation in Parts of Upper Assam Shelf - Peer reviewed published paper of 17th Convention of Indian Geological Congress and International Conference NPESMD 2011, Nov 10-12, 2011, pp 141-152 ISBN: 978-81-8465-954-2. P. Borgohain, G.B. Gilfellon, B. Bharali & G. Saikia.

  15. Textural Variation of the Tipam Sandstones of Digboi Oilfield. Indian Journal of Applied Research, Ahmedabad -380006, Gujarat Volume 1, No. 3 (December, 2011) pp. 118- 120 ISSN 2249- 555X.  P. Borgohain.

  16. Reservoir Sandstone Diagenesis of the Barail Sandstones in parts of Upper Assam Shelf. Indian Journal of Applied Research, Ahmedabad -380006, Gujarat Volume 1,   No. 3 (December, 2011) pp.  226-228.   ISSN 2249- 555X. P. Borgohain.

  17. Reservoir Rock Quality of the Lakadong Member in the Eastern Part of Upper Assam Basin, India. Indian Journal of Applied Research, Ahmedabad -380006, Gujarat Volume 1. No.4 (January, 2012) pp.203-204. ISSN 2249-555X. P. Borgohain.

  18. Diagenetic Effect on the oil bearing Tipam Sandstones of Nahorkatiya Oilfield. Journal  of Frontline Research in Arts & Science volume 1, (December, 2011) pp.75-81 ISSN 2249- 9903.  P. Borgohain, G. Saikia & B. Bharali.

  19. Grain size distribution of Tipam Sandstones in Tipong Pani River Section, Assam Indian Journal  of  Research, PARIPAX Vol. 1, (January, 2012) Issue 1, pp. 4-6, ISSN 2250-1991. P. Borgohain.

  20. A study on Lithology and Petrography of the Tipam Sandstones Exposed along the Tipong Pani River Section of Upper Assam Basin. Indian Journal of Applied Research, Ahmedabad -380006, Gujarat Volume 1. No.7 (April, 2012) pp. 7-11 ISSN 2249-555X. P. Borgohain.

  21. Tectono-Provenance and Reservoir Rock Characteristics of the Tipam Sandstones in Parts of Upper Assam Basin. International Journal of Scientific Research, Volume 1, no.2 (July, 20012) pp.82-84, ISSN  2277-8179. P. Borgohain.

  22. Heavy Mineral Studies of the Subsurface  Tipam  Sandstone Formation  in Parts of  Upper Assam Basin Indian Journal of Applied Research, Ahmedabad -380006, Gujarat Volume 1. No.12 (September, 2012) pp. 01-03,  ISSN 2249-555X,  P. Borgohain.

  23. Preparation of vertical lithosection and granulometric study of the Tipam Sandstones exposed along Dilli River section, Assam Indian Journal of Applied Research, Ahmedabad -380006, Gujarat Volume 1. No.14 (November, 2012) pp. 01-04, ISSN 2249-555X. P. Borgohain.

  24. Pore types and Reservoir Rock Characteristics of the Barail Group with Emphasis on Cementing Materials and their Relationship to Hydrocarbon Production in Eastern Assam Basin. International Journal of Development Studies and Research, Vol.-2, No.1 (January-March, 2013) pp. 86-95, ISSN 2277-8654.  M. K. Sarma, P. Borgohain, G.B. Gilfellon & M. N. Dutta.

  25. How Petroleum Forms in Nature. Asian Journal of Spatial Science, Dibrugarh University, Vol-1, Issue-1, November, 2013. pp. 11-14. ISSN 2347-7636. P. Borgohain.

  26. Few Characteristics of Tipam Sandstone Formation within Oilfield Areas of Upper Assam – A Study Based on Wireline log data. Jourl. of Earth Science, Special Volume, December, 2013. pp. 36-45 ISSN 2347- 8942. B. Bharali & P. Borgohain.

  27. New Oil in Old Oilfield – an Orthodox Geological Approach to Reservoir Architecture in the Central Part of the Nahorkatiya Oilfield. Jourl. of Earth Science, Special Volume, December,  2013. pp. 36-45 ISSN 2347- 8942. M.K. Sarma, G.B. Gilfellon, P. Borgohain, M.N. Dutta & J. Barua.

  28. Petrography and Sandstone Chemistry of Oil Bearing Tipam Sandstone Formation in Parts of Upper Assam Shelf Jourl. of Earth Science, special volume, December, 2013. pp. 36-45 ISSN 2347- 8942.  G. Saikia & P. Borgohain.

  29. Use of oil field water shut off techniques in crude oil recovery from a depleted oilfield of upper Assam basin. Indian Journal of Applied Research, Ahmedabad -380006, Gujarat Volume 04. No.08 (August, 2014) pp. 01-04, ISSN 2249-555X. D. Neog, S. Borgohain Gogoi & P. Borgohain

Books and Book Chapters:

  • Edited a Special Volume of Research papers entitled Multidisciplinary Approach in Sedimentary Basin Research published by the Department of Applied Geology, Dibrugarh University in December, 2013.  ISSN 2249-555X

 Workshops/Seminars/Conferences:

  • Presented 03 Research Papers in the UGC-SAP (DRS-II) sponsored seminar in the Department of Applied Geology, Dibrugarh University on 30th March, 2016.

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