Global Seismicity and History of Earthquake Occurrence in India

  • Indrajit ChowdhuryEmail author
  • Shambhu P. Dasgupta
Part of the GeoPlanet: Earth and Planetary Sciences book series (GEPS)


From the early dawn of civilization, human beings have been battling against nature to establish their supremacy. In this process, they have been fighting against a number of natural forces like hurricanes, tornados, flood, volcanic eruptions, and finally the earthquake.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Civil Engineering DepartmentFuture Institute of TechnologyKolkataIndia
  2. 2.Civil Engineering DepartmentIIT KharagpurKharagpurIndia

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