Jay Kumar Mishra                                 
 

 

        

    Research Interests

 

 

 

 

 

   Analytic modeling of thermal stress and strains in oceanic lithosphere

   Rheology of oceanic lithosphere

   Numerical modeling of thermal and intra-plate stress and strain fields in oceanic lithosphere using Finite Element and Finite Difference Methods

 

 

   Presentations

    Jay Kumar Mishra, Richard G Gordon, Chuck DeMets, Donald Argus. Do transform faults parallel plation motion? American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, 2008    (abstract)

    Jay Kumar Mishra, Richard G Gordon, Chuck DeMets, Donald Argus. Do transform faults parallel plation motion? American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, 2009

    Richard G. Gordon and Jay Kumar Mishra: Displacement rate of pacific plate due to horizontal thermal contraction.  American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, 2009    (abstract)

    Corne Kreemer, Richard G. Gordon and Jay Kumar Mishra. The effect of horizontal thermal contraction on oceanic intraplate deformation: Examples for the Pacific. European Geosciences Union, 2010 (abstract)

    Jay Kumar Mishra, Richard G Gordon, Chuck DeMets, Donald Argus. Do transform faults parallel plation motion? Glade Meeting 2010, Scripps Institute of Oceanography

 


 

  2007-Present                                    

PhD Candidate                   

   Department of Earth Science         

Rice University                   

 

2000-2004                                        

B.Tech. (Mining Engineering)      

Institute of Technology, Banaras Hindu Univeristy, Varanasi, India         

 

email             jkm1@rice.edu
phone            (713)3483361

(949)7262360

mailing         address        

MS 126, Department of Earth Science, Rice University, 6100 Main Street, Houston, TX - 77005
office            232-A , Keith-Wiess Geology Labs