The Geological Society of India

R. Prahalad Rao Memorial Lecture

The Endowment was instituted by Shri. S.R.Suryanarayana Rao, a friend and colleague of Prahalad Rao, AMD, who lost his life in an air crash during the aerial surveys in Andhra Pradesh. The lecture will be in the field of Economic Geology, once in two years during the AGM of the Society.
YearSpeakerTitle of the talkPlace
2016 Biswajit Mishra, Kharagpur The Dharwar Gold: Current Genetic Understanding IIT Kharagpur on 23rd October 2016
2018 D.V.Pichamuthu, Bengaluru Indian Mining Industry - At The Crossroads Peiyar Univeristy, Salem on19-09-2018
2020 P.R. Golani, Bangalore Ore Deposit Set ups in India with Special Reference to metallogenic Framework of Rajasthan Department of Environmental Studies, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong by virtual mode on 23rd September 2020