Centre for Pure & Applied Geology

Centre for Pure & Applied Geology, established in 1956, previously was ‘The Department of Geology’. The Center based in University of Sindh, the second oldest University in Pakistan. The Center has produced a monograph on “Geology of Sindh” in addition to bibliographies pertaining to the various regions of Pakistan. It has completed a number of research projects e.g. “China Clay (Nagar Parkar)” financed by PSF “ClayDeposits of Sindh” sponsored by PCSIR, “Glass Sand resources of Sindh” and “Resistivity Survey for Ground water in Kohistan Area, district Dadu, sponsored by UNICEF. Currently hydrogeological studies are in progress on two research projects funded by the HEC. & P.S.F. Some other research projects are in pipeline. Contact info Javed Ali Kalhoro Focal Point geologist.javed@gmail.com http://science.usindh.edu.pk/pure_applied_geology/