Kusala Rajendran, V. Andrade, and C. P. Rajendran (2011), The June 2010 Nicobar Earthquake: Fault Reactivation on the Subducting Oceanic Plate, Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, Vol. 101, No. 5, pp. 2568–2577.

Kusala Rajendran., C.P. Rajendran, N. Thulasiraman, Ronia Andrews and Nima Sherpa (2011), The 18 September 2011, North Sikkim earthquake, Current Science, 101, 1475-1479.

Kusala Rajendran, V. Andrade, N. Thulasiraman and C. P. Rajendran (2011), The 11 March 2011 Tohoku (Sendai), Japan earthquake, Current Science, Vol. 100, 7, 966-969.

Rajendran, C. P., Kusala Rajendran, Srinivasalu, S., Andrade, V., Aravali, P. and Sanwal, J. (2011), Geoarcheological evidence of a Chola period tsunami from an ancient port at Kaveripattinam on the south-eastern of India: Geoarchaeology, 26, 867-887.

Kusala Rajendran, and Rajendran, C.P. (2011), Revisitng some sigificant earthquake sources in the Himalaya: Perspectives on past seismicity, Tectonophysics, 504, 75-88.

Andrade, V., and Kusala Rajendran (2011), Intraplate response to the great 2004 Sumatra–Andaman earthquake: A study from the Andaman segment, Bull. Seismol. Soc. Am. 101, no. 2, 506–514, doi 10.1785/0120100155.

Rajendran, C.P., Ramanamurthy, M.V., Reddy, N.T. and Kusala Rajendran, (2008). The hazard implications of the late arrival of the 1945 Makran tsunami, Current Science, 95, 1739-1743.

Rajendran, C.P., John, B., Sreekumari, K., and Kusala Rajendran, 2009. Reassessing the earthquake hazard in Kerala based on the historical and current seismicity, Jour. Geol. Soc. India, 73, 785-802.

Kusala Rajendran, C.P. Rajendran, A. Earnest,G.V. R.Prasad, K. Dutta, D.K. Ray, R. Anu. 2008. Age estimates of coastal terraces in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands and their tectonic implications, Tectonophysics, 455, 53–60.

Rajendran, C.P., Kusala Rajendran, M. Thakkar, and Bhanu Goyal. (2008). Assessing the previous activity at the source zone of the 2001 Bhuj earthquake based on the near-source and distant paleoseismological indicators, J. Geophys. Res., vol. 113, B05311, doi:10.1029/2006JB004845.

Paul, J., Rajendran, C.P., Lowry, A.R., Andrade, V., and Kusala Rajendran, 2012. Andaman post-seismic deformation observations: still slipping after all these years? Bull. Seism. Soc. America, 102, 343-351.

Rajendran, C.P., Kusala Rajendran, Anil Earnest, Anu, R, Terry Machado, and Jeffrey Freymueller., 2007. The style of crustal deformation and seismic history associated with the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake: A perspective from the Andaman-Nicobar Islands, Bull. Seism. Soc. America, 97 (1A), doi:101785/91/20050630.K.

Rajendran, C. P., Kusala Rajendran, Machado, T., Satyamurthy, T., Aravazhi, P. and Jaiswal, M., 2006. Evidence of ancient sea surges and implications for previous Indian Ocean tsunami events, Cur. Sci., 91, 1242-1246.

Rajendran, C. P., Kusala Rajendran, Duarah, B. P., (2006). Reply to discussion "Interpreting the style of faulting and paleoseismicity associated with the 1897 Shillong, northeast India, earthquake: Implications for regional tectonism" by Rajendran et al., 2004., Tectonics, 25, doi:10.1029/2005TC0019423015.

Rajendran, C. P., Kusala Rajendran, B. P. Duarah, S. Baruah, and A. Earnest (2006), Reply to comment by R. Bilham on "Interpreting the style of faulting and paleoseismicity associated with the 1897 Shillong, northeast India, earthquake: Implications for regional tectonism", Tectonics, 25, TC2002, doi:10.1029/2005TC001902.

Earnest, A., Rajendran, C.P., Kusala Rajendran, Anu, R and Arun, G.M., 2005. Near-field observations on the co-seismic deformation associated with the 26 December 2004 Andaman-Sumatra earthquake, Cur. Sci., 89,1237-1244.

Kusala Rajendran, Rajendran, C.P. and Earnest, A., 2005. The great Sumatra-Andaman earthquake of 26 December 2004, Cur. Sci., 88, 11-12.

Rajendran, C. P. and Kusala Rajendran, 2005. The status of central seismic gap: A perspective based on the spatial and temporal aspects of the large Himalayan earthquakes, Tectonophysics, Vol. 395, 19-39.

Rajendran, C.P., Kusala Rajendran, Vora, K. and Gaur, A.S. 2003. The odds of a seismic source near Dwarka, NW Gujarat: An evaluation based on proxies. Current Science, 84, 695-701.

Rajendran, C.P. and Kusala Rajendran, 2004. Studying earthquake recurrence in the Kachchh region, India, EOS, AGU Transactions, 84, 48, p. 529, 533, 536.

Rajendran, C.P. and Kusala Rajendran, 2002. Historical constraints on previous seismic activity and morphologic changes near the source zone of the 1819 Rann of Kutch earthquake: Further light on the penultimate event. Seismological Research Letters, Seismological Society of America, 73, 4, 470-479.

Rajendran, C.P., Kusala Rajendran, Duarah, B.P., Baruah, S. and Earnest, A. 2004. Interpreting the style of faulting and paleoseismicity associated with the 1897 Shillong, northeast India, earthquake: Implications for regional tectonism. Tectonics, 23, TC 4009, doi 1029/2003/TC001605, 2004.

Kusala Rajendran, Rajendran, C.P. and Kesavan, S. 2004. Mild tremors near Thalasseri (November, 2003): Evidence for a seismic source in north Kerala. Jour. Geol. Soc. Ind., 64, 233-235.

Rajendran, C.P., Anil Earnest, Kusala Rajendran, Dev Das, R. and Sreekumari, K. 2003. The 13 September 2002, North Andaman (Diglipur) earthquake: An analysis in the context of regional seismicity. 2003, Current Science, 84, 919-924.

Kusala Rajendran, and Rajendran, C.P. 2003. Seismogenesis in the stable continental regions and implications for hazard assessment: Two recent examples from India. Cur. Sci., 85, 101-108.

Rajendran, C. P., Kusala Rajendran, Vora, K. and Gaur, A. S. 2003. The odds of a seismic source near Dwarka, NW Gujarat: An evaluation based on proxies. Cur. Sci., 84, 695-701.

Rajendran, C. P. and Kusala Rajendran,. 2002. Historical constraints on previous seismic activity and morphologic changes near the source zone of the 1819 Rann of Kutch earthquake: Further light on the penultimate event. Seism. Res. Lett., 73, 470-479.

Kusala Rajendran, Rajendran, C.P., Thakkar, M. and Gartia, R.K. 2002. Sand blows from the 2001 Bhuj earthquake reveal clues on past seismicity. Current Science, 83, 603-610.

Kusala Rajendran, Rajendran, C.P., Mahesh, M and Tuttle, M.P., (2001). The 2001 Kutch (Bhuj) earthquake: Coseismic surface features and their significance, Current Science, 80,11,1397-1405.

Rajendran, C.P. and Kusala Rajendran (2001). Characteristics of deformation and past seismicity associated with the 1819 Kutch earthquake, northwestern India, Bulletin Seismological Society of America, 91, 3, 407-426.

Kusala Rajendran, Comments on the paper, "evidence for high velocity in Koyna Seismic Zone from P-wave Teleseismic imaging" by Srinagesh et al., Geophys. Research. Letters., 28, 2, 2357-2358.

Kusala Rajendran., Rajendran, C.P., Jain, S.K., Murthy, C.V.R. and Arlekar, J.N. (2000), The Chamoli earthquake, Garhwal Himalaya: Field observations and implications for seismic hazard, Current Science, 78, 45-51.

Kusala Rajendran and Harish, C.M., 2000. Mechanism of triggered seismicity at Koyna: An evaluation based on relocated earthquakes, Current Science, Vol. 79, No.3, pp 358-363.

Jain, S.K., Murthy, C.V.R., Arlekar, J., Rajendran, C.P., Kusala Rajendran, and Sinha, R., (1996), The Chamoli India earthquake of March 29, 1999, EERI (Earthquake Engineering Research Insitute, California), Special Report, Vol.33, No.7: pp 1-8.

Rajendran, C.P., and Kusala Rajendran, (1999), Geological Investigations at Killari and Ter, Central India and their Implications for Paleoseismicity in the Shield Region, Tectonophysics, Special Issue on Paleoseismology, Vol. 308, pp. 67-81.

Kusala Rajendran, and Rajendran, C.P., (1999), Seismogenesis in the Stable Continental Interiors: An Appraisal Based on Two Examples from India, Tectonophysics, Vol. 305, pp. 355-370.

Kusala Rajendran, and Rajendran, C.P., (1998), Characteristics of 1997 Jabalpur Earthquake and their Bearing on its Mechanism, Current Science, Indian Academy of Science, Vol.24, No.2, pp 168-174.

Rajendran, C.P., and Kusala Rajendran, (1997), Comments on "The 1993 Killari earthquake in Central India: A new fault in the Mesozoic basalt flows?" by Seeber et al, Journal of Geophysical Research - Solid Earth, American Geophysical Union, Vol.102, No.B11, pp 24,561-24,564.

Rajendran,C.P., Kusala Rajendran, and John, B., (1996), "The 1993 Killari (Latur), Central India, Earthquake: An Example of Fault Reactivation in the Precambrian Crust," Geology, Vol.24, No.7, pp 651-654.

Rajendran, C.P., Kusala Rajendran, Unnikrishnan, K.R., and John, B., (1996), Palaeoseismic Indicators in the Rupture Zone of the 1993 Killari (Latur) Earthquake, Current Science, Indian Academy of Sciences, Vol.70, No.50, pp 385-390.

Kusala Rajendran, and Rajendran,C.P., (1996), Mechanism of Microseismic Activity in Kerala - A Suggestion, Journal of Geological Society of India, Vol.47, pp 467-476.

Rajendran, C.P., and Kusala Rajendran, (1996), "Low-Moderate Seismicity in the Vicinity of Palghat Gap, South India and its Implications," Current Science, Indian Academy of Sciences, Vol.70, No.40, pp 304-308.

Kusala Rajendran, (1995), Sensitivity of a Seismogenic Reservoir to Low Amplitude Fluctuations – Observations from Lake Jocassee, South Carolina, Pure and Applied Geophysics, Vol.145, pp 87-95.

Kusala Rajendran, Salvador,M., and Owens, T.J., (1993), "Three-Dimensional Vp Velocity Image of the Oroville Reservoir Area, California, from Local Earthquake Tomography," Geophysical Research Letters, Vol.20, pp 1627-1630.

Kusala Rajendran, and Talwani, P., (1992), On the Relative Role of Elastic, Undrained Response and Drained Response in Triggering Seismicity at Monitcello Reservoir, South Carolina, Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, Vol.82, pp 1867-1889.

Kusala Rajendran, Talwani, P., (1992), State of Stress in the Indian Subcontinent: A Review, Current Science, Indian Academy of Sciences, Vol.62, pp 86-93.

Kusala Rajendran, (1992), Comments on "Reservoirs and Earthquakes" by Meade, R.B., Engineering Geology, pp 203-206.

One of the authors in Zoback et al., The World Stress Map (1992). Published by the American Geophysical Union.

Talwani, P., and Kusala Rajendran (1991), Some Seismological and Geometric Aspects of Intraplate Earthquakes, Tectonophysics, Vol.186, pp 19-41.

Talwani, P., and Kusala Rajendran (1991), The January 4, 1990 Earthquake in Bluffton, South Carolina, and its Tectonic Implications, Seismological Research Letters, Vol.62, pp 139-142.

Kusala Rajendran, and Gupta, H.K., (1989), Seismicity and Tectonic Stress Field of a Part of the Burma- Andaman-Nicobar Arc, Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, Vol.79, pp 989-1005.

One of the authors in Zoback, M.L. et al., (20 authors) (1989): Global Patterns of Tectonic Stress, Nature, 341, 291-298.

Gupta, H.K, Kusala Rajendran, and Singh, H.N.,(1986), "Seismicity of the North-East India Region, Part I: Data Base, Journal of the Geological Society of India, pp 345-365.

Gupta, H.K, Kusala Rajendran, (1986), "Large Artificial Reservoirs in the Vicinity of the Himalayan Foothills and Reservoir Induced Seismicity, Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, Vol.76, pp 205-215.

Kusala Rajendran and Gupta, H.K., (1986), Was the Sequence of August 1975 Earthquake in the Vicinity of Lake Oroville, California, Reservoir Induced? Phys.Earth. Planet.Interiors, Vol.44, pp 142-148.


Book chapters
Rajendran, C.P. and Kusala Rajendran (2009). The earthquake geology of the Kachchh region, northwest India. In: Recent progress on earthquake geology, pp.19-48, P. Guarnieri (ed.), Nova Publihers Inc.

Selected Publications