Sudeep Kanungo

Research Assistant Professor

Phone: (801) 585-7852
Fax: (801) 585-3540
Email: skanungo@egi.utah.edu

Chronostratigraphy

Paleoenvironments

Nannofossil Biostratigrapher

Regional & Basin Experience

  • Trinidad

  • UK (Anglo-Paris basin)

  • India (East coast basins)

  • North Atlantic

  • Gulf of Mexico

MBA – University of Utah

Ph.D. in Geology – Micropaleontology, University College London

M.Sc. in Micropaleontology, University College London

M.Phil. in Geology, University of Delhi

M.Sc. in Geology, University of Delhi

B.Sc. in Geology, University of Delhi

Language Skills

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Oriya (Native)

Memberships

  • International Nanoplankton Association (INA)
  • North American Micropaleontology Society (NAMS)
  • Fellow, Geological Society London
  • Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)

Overseas Research Scholarship (Ph.D. program at University College London)

Shell Centenary Scholarship (M.S. at University College London)

Thomas Witherden Batt Scholarship (Ph.D. program at University College London)

Hafeez, M., S. Kanungo, N. Hakhoo, and M. Pathak (eds.), 2017, International Workshop Proceedings – Indian Shale Oil and Gas Exploration, January 2016: Salt Lake City, Utah, Energy & Geoscience Institute (EGI), University of Utah.

Kanungo, S., Hafiz, M., Hakhoo, N., Richards Mc-Clung, B., and Thusu, B., 2016. Shale resource evaluation of the Barren Measure Formation, Damodar Basin for unconventional hydrocarbons. International Conference on Geosciences and Environment & the 32nd Annual Convention of the Indian Association of Sedimentologists, and a one-day workshop on Shale Oil & Gas Exploration, Department of Earth Sciences, Annamalai University, Tamil Nadu, India, Conference Abstracts (published), p. 61–65.

Hakhoo, N., Thusu, B., Mani, D., Bhat, G.M., Craig, J., Thurow, J., Hafiz, M., Kanungo, S., Koul, S., and Ahmed, W., 2016. Hydrocarbon resource potential of the Proterozoic Sirban Limestone Formation, NW Himalaya, Jammu (India), Journal of the Geological Society of India, In press (accepted).

Hafiz, M., Hakhoo, N., Bhat, G.M., Thusu, B., Craig, J., Kanungo, S., and Ahmed, W., 2016. Shale fabric, effective porosity and permeability pathways in the Cambay Shale, western India. International Conference on Geosciences and Environment & the 32nd Annual Convention of the Indian Association of Sedimentologists, and a one-day workshop on Shale Oil & Gas Exploration, Department of Earth Sciences, Annamalai University, Tamil Nadu, India, Conference Abstracts (published), p. 34–39.

Hakhoo, N., Thusu, B., Bhat, G.M., Craig, J., Thurow, J., Hafiz, M., Kanungo, S., and Ahmed, W., 2016. Unconventional and conventional hydrocarbon prospects in the Himalayan Foreland Basin-Frontal Fold Thrust Belt, Riasi Re-entrant, NW Himalaya, India. International Conference on Geosciences and Environment & the 32nd Annual Convention of the Indian Association of Sedimentologists, and a one-day workshop on Shale Oil & Gas Exploration, Department of Earth Sciences, Annamalai University, Tamil Nadu, India, Conference Abstracts (published), p. 6–16.

Kanungo, S., & Platon, E. Absolute Time Calibration of Upper Cretaceous Calcareous Nannofossils Using Graphic Correlation. International Nannoplankton Association Conference 11, Nebraska. Conference Abstracts. pg 57

Kanungo, S., 2005. Biostratigraphy and paleoceanography of mid-Cretaceous calcareous nannofossils: studies from the Cauvery Basin, SE India; the Gault Clay Formation, SE England; ODP Leg 171B, western North Atlantic and ODP Leg 198, northwest Pacific Ocean. Unpublished Ph.D. Thesis, University College London, UK, 260p.

Gricke, D.R., Kucera, M., Bown, P.R., Kanungo, S., MacDonald, E., Stoll, H., Lees, J., and Schmidt, D., 2002. Definition of the Onset of OAE1b in the Proto-Atlantic. Organic-carbon burial, climate change and ocean chemistry (Mesozoic-Paleogene) Conference Abstracts, Geological Society London, UK, pp. 16.

Kanungo, S., 2000. Calcareous plankton (planktonic foraminifera and calcareous nannofossils) of the Albian-Cenomanian Karai Shale, Cauvery Basin, SE India. Unpublished M.Sc. Thesis, University College London, UK, 60p

Kanungo, S., 1999. Eocene-Oligocene planktonic foraminiferal biostratigraphy from DSDP Site 237, central western Indian Ocean. Unpublished M.Phil. Thesis, University of Delhi, India, 80p.