Dr. Thazin Htet Tin

Dr. Thazin Htet Tin

Assistant Lecturer, Department of Geology

Educational Records
2022 Ph.D Earth Sciences, Kyoto University, Japan
2014 M.Res Geology, University of Yangon, Myanmar
2013 M.Sc Geology, University of Yangon, Myanmar
2010 B.Sc Honours Geology, East Yangon University, Myanmar
Work History
2019 – present: Assistant Lecturer, University of Yangon
2015 – 2019: Demonstrator, University of Yangon

 Research Activities : GPreliminary study on seismic hazard and site characterization for Bagan-Nyaung U area, Mandalay Region, Myanmar (2017), (co-researcher of AUN/SEED Net project)

Site Specific Probabilistic Seismic Hazard Assessment for Yangon City, Myanmar (2016), (co-researcher of AUN/SEED Net project)

Seismic Hazard Assessment of Major Cities such as Sagaing, Bago and Taungoo Cities occurred along the Sagaing Fault (2014), (co-researcher of AUN/SEED Net project)

Development of Seismic Microzonation Maps of Mandalay City, Mandalay Region (2014), (co-researcher of ADPC project)

S-Wave Velocity Profiles Based on the HVRs in Bago, Myanmar for Seismic Hazard Mapping (2013), (co-researcher of AUN/SEED Net project)

International Experiences
Japan – April 2019 – September 2022 Ph.D, Kyoto University
Thailand – 15 – 26 February 2017 Paleoseismic Training Course
China – November 2016 – December 2016 Earthquake Observation Techniques Training Course


Research Publications

Tha Zin Htet Tin, Nishimura, T., Hashimoto, M., Lindsey, E.O., Aung, L.T., Min, S.M., Thant, M., 2022. Present-day crustal deformation and slip rate along the southern Sagaing fault in Myanmar by GNSS observation. J. Asian Earth Sci. 228, 105125. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jseaes.2022.105125

Tha Zin Htet Tin, Khin Kyawt Kyawt Oo, Myo Thant 2018. Development of Seismic Hazard Maps for Taungoo City, Bago Region by Utilizing the Probabilistic Method. The Second Myanmar National Conference on Earth Sciences (MNCES, 2018)