Department of Geology
Geotechnical laboratory was utilized for research and practical purposes for the students and research scholar since, 2019. Different equipment are available in the laboratory to determine the geo-mechanical properties of rocks and soil.
List of instruments available in the laboratory:
- Triaxial Apparatus
- Direct Shear Apparatus
- Point Load Test Apparatus
- Rapid Moisture meter
- Proctor Compaction Test Apparatus
- Casagrande Apparatus for Atterberg’s Limit test
- Slake Durability Test Apparatus
- Core Cutter
- Digital Balance
- Oven Machine
Broadband Seismic Station
Broadband Seismic Station at Pachhunga University College was established in collaboration with CSIR-NEIST, Jorhat, Assam. The station was inaugurated by Honourable Zoramthanga Chief Minister of Mizoram, on 11th November, 2021 .
Centre of Earthquake Research and Monitoring was established on 30-10-2021. Earthquakes within Mizoram and its adjoining regions has been recorded at the station.
List of Instrument:
- Trillium (T40)
- Digitizer (Reftek DAS)