Dr. Afroz Ahmad Shah

Assistant Professor


Educational Qualifications: PhD (James Cook University, Australia)

Research Interests

  • Structural Geology
  • Earthquake Geology
  • Tectonic Geomorphology
  • Flood hazards
  • Tectonics
  • Paleoseismology


  • SG-2302: Structural Geology
  • SG-2307 Geological Mapping
  • SG-2308 Geology of Brunei and Surrounding Countries
  • SG-4307 Geotectonics


  • Shah, A. A. Assessing the influence of watershed characteristics on the flood vulnerability of Jhelum Basin in Kashmir Himalaya by Gowhar et al., 2015. Nat. Hazards 77, 2139–2143 (2015).
  • Shah, A. A. Reply to comments by Ahmad et al. on: Shah, A. A., 2013. Earthquake geology of Kashmir Basin and its implications for future large earthquakes International Journal of Earth Sciences DOI:10.1007/s00531-013-0874-8 and on Shah, A. A., 2015. Kashmir Basin Fa. Int. J. Earth Sci. 1–6 (2015). doi:10.1007/s00531-015-1274-z.
  • Shah, A. A. Kashmir Basin Fault and its tectonic significance in NW Himalaya, Jammu and Kashmir, India. Int. J. Earth Sci. 104, 1901–1906 (2015).
  • Shah, A. A. Lessons from the recent publication scams. Current Science 106, 649 (2014).
  • Shah, A. A. Predicting the Unpredictable: The Tumultuous Science of Earthquake Prediction. Geosci. J. 18, 373–374 (2014).