Kiran Kumar Singh Thingbaijam


Research Scientist


Research Interests

Physics of earthquake source, earthquake-source inversions, dynamic rupture models, ground-motion simulations, site-effects, seismotectonics, fault interactions, seismicity analysis, earthquake-triggered landslide and tsunami, seismic hazard analysis

Selected Publications

  • Thingbaijam, K.K.S. , P.M. Mai and K. Goda (2017). New empirical earthquake source scaling laws, Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, revised.
  • Thingbaijam, K.K.S. , and P.M. Mai (2016). Evidence for truncated exponential probability distribution of earthquake slip. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America 106, 1802–1816. 
  • Mai, P.M., and K.K.S. Thingbaijam  (2014). SRCMOD: An online database of finite-fault rupture models. Seismological Research Letters 85, 1348–135.
  • Nath, S.K., and K.K.S. Thingbaijam  (2012). Probabilistic seismic hazard assessment of India. Seismological Research Letters 83(1), 135–149.


  • 2011                Indian Institute of Technology – IIT Kharagpur
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Earthquake Seismology 
  • 2007                Indian Institute of Technology – IIT Kharagpur
  • Master of Technology, Computational Seismology