Jagabandhu Panda

Associate Professor

Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

 (+91) 661 246 2933

 pandaj[at]nitrkl.ac.in

 Biosketch

59

Publications       

4

Sponsored Projects

0

Consultancy Projects

13

Doctoral Students

1

Continuing Education

21

PG Dissertation

 Personal Information

Prof. Jagabandhu Panda

Associate Professor

Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

Joined in Mar 2014

 Room Number: ER-301

 Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, National Institute of Technology Rourkela, Sundargarh, Odisha, India - 769008

 Education Qualification

  1. Ph.D.
    Atmospheric Sciences
    Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi, New Delhi, India
  2. M.Sc
    Physics
    Utkal University, Bhubaneswar (Odisha), India
  3. B.Sc (Hons)
    Physics
    N. C. College (Affiliated to Utkal University), Jajpur (Odisha), India

 Experience

Teaching Experience
  • Atmospheric Sciences,  NIT Rourkela,  20 Mar 2014 - Present
Post Doctoral Research Experience
  • Mesoscale Modeling of Regional Weather,  Research Center for Environmental Changes, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan,  09 Jul 2013 - 11 Mar 2014
  • Urban Effects on Mesoscale Weather over Singapore,  School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore,  30 Sep 2010 - 31 May 2013
  • Numerical regional scale modeling,  National Centre for Medium Range Weather Forecasting (NCMRWF),MoES, NOIDA, India,  31 May 2010 - 20 Sep 2010
  • Assimilation of satellite data in WRF Simulations,  Satellite Meteorology Division, India Meteorological Department (IMD), New Delhi, India,  10 Nov 2009 - 21 May 2010
Industrial Experience
  • Senior consultant-Academics,  TransWeb Educational Services Pvt. Ltd, NOIDA, India,  01 May 2009 - 31 Oct 2009
Laboratory Development
  • Modeling and Simulation Lab,  NIT Rourkela,  For research and teaching

 Expertise Information

Research Group
Mesoscale Meteorology , Climate Dynamics and Modelling
Areas of Interest
NUMERICAL MODELING - Modeling of regional scale, mesoscale and microscale phenomena using mesoscale/regional scale model, Using data assimilation techniques in mesoscale modeling studies, Numerical modeling of planetary atmospheres (currently working for Mars atmosphere) , TROPICAL CYCLONES - Tropical cyclone climatology, Simulation and prediction of tropical cyclones, Using data assimilation techniques in tropical cyclone prediction , URBAN METEOROLOGY & CLIMATOLOGY - Urban meteorology, Urban effects on mesoscale weather, Climatological analysis over urban areas, Boundary layer characteristics over urban areas, Application of remote sensing and GIS techniques in urban studies , AEROSOLS - CLOUDS & CLIMATE INTERACTION - Interaction among aerosols, clouds, radiation and precipitation, Application of satellite remote sensing, Atmospheres of planetary bodies (viz. Mars, and Venus): dust storms, dust devils, and clouds

 Projects

Land-atmosphere interaction during thunderstorms over major urban areas of India using high resolution mesoscale modeling framework and climatological data sets.

 Moes

 Principal Investigator

 36 months

 Running

Sponsored

Preparing a size based database of North Indian Ocean cyclones and Studying their meteorological characteristics using scatterometer products and two numerical models during warming climate scenario

 SPACE APPLICATIONS CENTRE

 Principal Investigator

 36 months

 Completed

Sponsored

Analysis dust stroms,dust devils,dunes,clouds ands associated meteorological features in the martian atmosphere using satellite observation and numerical model

 SAC-ISRO

 Principal Investigator

 36 months

 Completed

Sponsored

Interaction of Urban boundary layer with mesoscale weather in costal and continental city environment

 SERB

 Principal Investigator

 36 months

 Completed

Sponsored

 Continuing Education

National Conference on Land-Atmosphere Interactions Controlling Weather & Climate: Applications of Numerical Models and Observations (LAI-2023)

 Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

 Coordinator

 09 Jan 2023 - 12 Jan 2023

Conference

 Publications

15

Google Scholar h-index

22

Google Scholar i10-index

12

Scopus h-index

Total Publications: 59
J. Panda, D. Paul, and S. Kumar, "Characteristics of tropical cyclones through remote sensing-based observational platforms", Atmospheric Remote Sensing - Principles and Applications, ch.18, pp.325-354, ELSEVIER, earth observation 2023, 10.1016/B978-0-323-99262-6.00001-8 Inbook
J. Panda, A. Mukherjee, and S. S. Rath, "Urban Heat Island and Mitigation Strategies: International Studies and Current Status in India", Urban Heat Islands Reexamined, ch.2, pp.23-56, NOVA science publishers, climate change and its causes, effects and prediction, September 2022, 10.52305/RKFG7202 Inbook
S. S. Rath, J. Panda, and A. Sarkar, "Distinct urban land cover response to meteorology in WRF simulated pre-monsoon thunderstorms over the tropical city of Kolkata", Meteorology and Atmospheric Physics, vol.134, no.76, pp.1-23 pp, Springer Nature, July 2022, 10.1007/s00703-022-00916-3 Article
S. Kumar, J. Panda, D. Paul, and B. K. Guha, "Impact of environmental variables on the North Indian Ocean tropical cyclones radial parameters", Climate Dynamics, Springer Nature, June 2022, 10.1007/s00382-022-06316-y Article
S. S. Rath, S. Mohanty, and J. Panda, "Analyzing the Fragmentation of Urban Footprints in Eastern and Southern Indian Cities and Driving Factors", Journal of the Indian Society of Remote Sensing, vol.50, pp.1499–1517, Springer Nature, April 2022, 10.1007/s12524-022-01546-3 Article

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B. K. Guha and J. Panda, "Analyzing vertical dust distribution and associated meteorological characteristics over Acidalia Planitia during a regional and global dust event", Icarus, vol.388, no.115230, pp.1-15, ELSEVIER 2022, 10.1016/j.icarus.2022.115230 Article
P. Dalal, B. Kundu, J. Panda, and S. Jin, "Atmospheric Lamb wave pulse and Volcanic Explosivity Index following the 2022 Hunga Tonga (South Pacific) eruption", Frontiers in Earth Science, Frontiers 2022, 10.3389/feart.2022.931545 Article
A. Sarkar, J. Panda, S. Kant, and A. Mukherjee, "Influence of smoke aerosols on low-level clouds over the Indian region during winter", Atmospheric Research, vol.278, no.106358, ELSEVIER 2022, 10.1016/j.atmosres.2022.106358 Article
J. Panda and S. S. Rath, "Observed and Simulated Characteristics of 2015 Chennai Heavy Rain Event: Impact of Land-Use Change, SST, and High-Resolution Global Analyses", Pure and Applied Geophysics, vol.179, pp.3391–3409, Springer Nature 2022, 10.1007/s00024-022-03113-w Article
D. Paul, J. Panda, and A. Routray, "Ocean and atmospheric characteristics associated with the cyclogenesis and rapid intensification of NIO super cyclonic storms during 1981–2020", Natural Hazards, vol.114, pp.261–289, Springer Nature 2022, 10.1007/s11069-022-05389-6 Article
K. Singh and J. Panda, "The variability of landfalling cyclonic disturbances over North Indian Ocean and consequent rainfall contribution to India in warming climate scenario", in EGU General Assembly 2022, Vienna, Austria, vol.egu22, no.egu22-2727, Copernicus Meetings 2022, 10.5194/egusphere-egu22-2727 Inproceedings
B. K. Guha, J. Panda, C. Newman, and M. Richardson, "Dust and water ice variability and their interaction pattern during Martian low-dust and high-dust periods", Planetary and Space Science, vol.209, no.105357, ELSEVIER/Pergamon, December 2021, 10.1016/j.pss.2021.105357 Article
A. Sarkar, A. K. K, T. Sarkar, J. Panda, and D. Paul, "Variability in air-pollutants, aerosols, and associated meteorology over peninsular India and neighboring ocean regions during COVID-19 lockdown to unlock phases", Atmospheric Pollution Research, vol.12, no.101231, pp.1-17 pp, ELSEVIER/TUNCAP, December 2021, 10.1016/j.apr.2021.101231 Article
B. K. Guha and J. Panda, "Mixing time scales of dustiness and some associated effects at middle atmosphere during the 2018 global dust storm", Advances in Space Research, vol.68, no.7, pp.3037-3051, ELSEVIER/COSPAR, October 2021, 10.1016/j.asr.2021.05.030 Article
B. K. Guha and J. Panda, "MRO-MCS observed polar warming and clouds during 2018 Martian global dust storm", in 2021 XXXIVth General Assembly and Scientific Symposium of the International Union of Radio Science (URSI GASS), pp.1-4, IEEE, October 2021, 10.23919/URSIGASS51995.2021.9560342 Inproceedings
S. Verma, J. Panda, and S. S. Rath, "Role of PBL and Microphysical Parameterizations During WRF Simulated Monsoonal Heavy Rainfall Episodes Over Mumbai", Pure and Applied Geophysics, vol.178, no.9, pp.3673-3702, Springer Nature, September 2021, 10.1007/s00024-021-02813-z Article
S. Jain, S. B. Roy, J. Panda, and S. S. Rath, "Modeling of land-use and land-cover change impact on summertime near-surface temperature variability over the Delhi–Mumbai Industrial Corridor", Modeling Earth Systems and Environment, vol.7, pp.1309–1319, Springer, June 2021, 10.1007/s40808-020-00959-8 Article
J. Panda and S. Kant, "Impact of Urban and Semi-urban Aerosols on the Cloud Microphysical Properties and Precipitation", Air Pollution and Its Complications, ch.3, pp.25-36, Springer, atmospheric sciences, May 2021, 10.1007/978-3-030-70509-1_3 Inbook
S. Mohanty, J. Panda, and S. S. Rath, "Geospatial Technology in Urban Sprawl Assessment: A Review", Methods and Applications of Geospatial Technology in Sustainable Urbanism, ch.1, pp.1-33, IGI Global, April 2021, 10.4018/978-1-7998-2249-3.ch001 Inbook
S. S. Rath, J. Panda, and S. Mohanty, "Urban Transition and Its Impact on Mesoscale Weather: A Review", Methods and Applications of Geospatial Technology in Sustainable Urbanism, ch.7, pp.187-216, IGI Global, April 2021, 10.4018/978-1-7998-2249-3.ch007 Inbook
B. K. Guha, J. Panda, and A., "Characteristic features of water ice clouds over Olympus and Arsia Mons using MOM and MRO observations", Planetary and Space Science, vol.196, no.105155, ELSEVIER, February 2021, 10.1016/j.pss.2020.105155 Article
S. Kant, J. Panda, P. Rao, C. Sarangi, and S. D. Ghude, "Study of aerosol-cloud-precipitation-meteorology interaction during a distinct weather event over the Indian region using WRF-Chem", Atmospheric Research, vol.247, no.105144, pp.15, Elsevier, January 2021, 10.1016/j.atmosres.2020.105144 Article
B. K. Guha, J. Panda, and Z. Wu, "Observation of aphelion cloud belt over Martian tropics, its evolution, and associated dust distribution from MCS data", Advances in Space Research, vol.67, pp.1392-1411, Elsevier 2021, 10.1016/j.asr.2020.11.010 Article
S. Kumar, J. Panda, K. Singh, B. K. Guha, and S. Kant, "Structural characteristics of North Indian Ocean tropical cyclones during 1999–2017: a scatterometer observation-based analysis", Theoretical and Applied Climatology, vol.143, pp.227-240, Springer 2021, 10.1007/s00704-020-03431-w Article
S. S. Rath and J. Panda, "Urban induced land-use change impact during pre-monsoon thunderstorms over Bhubaneswar-Cuttack urban complex", Urban Climate, vol.32, no.100628, pp.1-17, Elsevier, June 2020, 10.1016/j.uclim.2020.100628 Article
K. Singh, J. Panda, and S. Kant, "A study on variability in rainfall over India contributed by cyclonic disturbances in warming climate scenario", International Journal of Climatology, vol.40, no.6, pp.3208-3221, John Wiley & Sons, May 2020, 10.1002/joc.6392 Article
K. Singh, J. Panda, and M. Mohapatra, "Robustness of best track data and associated cyclone activity over the North Indian Ocean region during and prior to satellite era", Journal of Earth System Science, vol.129, no.84, pp.1-20, Springer 2020, 10.1007/s12040-020-1344-x Article
K. Singh, J. Panda, and S. S. Rath, "Variability in landfalling trends of cyclonic disturbances over North Indian Ocean region during current and pre-warming climate", Theoretical and Applied Climatology, vol.137, no.1-2, pp.417-439, Springer, July 2019, 10.1007/s00704-018-2605-3 Article
S. Kant, J. Panda, and M., "A satellite observation-based analysis of aerosol-cloud-precipitation interaction during the February 2016 unseasonal heatwave episode over Indian region", Aerosol and Air Quality Research, vol.19, no.7, pp.1508-1525, Taiwan Association for Aerosol Research, June 2019, 10.4209/aaqr.2018.04.0144 Article
S. S. Rath and J. Panda, "A study of near-surface boundary layer characteristics during the 2015 Chennai flood in the context of urban-induced land use changes", Pure and Applied Geophysics, vol.176, no.6, pp.2607-2629, Springer, June 2019, 10.1007/s00024-018-2069-5 Article
K. Singh, J. Panda, M. Sahoo, and M. Mohapatra, "Correction to “Variability in Tropical Cyclone climatology over North Indian ocean during the period 1891 to 2015"", Asia-Pacific Journal of Atmospheric Sciences, vol.55, no.2, pp.289-290, Springer, May 2019, 10.1007/s13143-018-0098-8 Article
K. Singh, J. Panda, M. Sahoo, and M. Mohapatra, "Variability in tropical cyclone climatology over North Indian Ocean during the period 1891 to 2015", Asia-Pacific Journal of Atmospheric Sciences, vol.55, no.2, pp.269-287, Springer, May 2019, 10.1007/s13143-018-0069-0 Article
G. Tiwari, S. Kumar, A. Routray, J. Panda, and I. Jain, "A high-resolution mesoscale model approach to reproduce super typhoon Maysak (2015) over northwestern pacific ocean", Earth Systems and Environment, vol.3, no.1, pp.101-112, Springer, April 2019, 10.1007/s41748-019-00086-0 Article
S. Kant, J. Panda, S. K. Pani, and Pao. K. Wang, "Long-term study of aerosol–cloud–precipitation interaction over the eastern part of India using satellite observations during pre-monsoon season", Theoretical and Applied Climatology, vol.136, no.1-2, pp.605-626, Springer, April 2019, 10.1007/s00704-018-2509-2 Article
S. Kant, J. Panda, and R. Gautam, "A seasonal analysis of aerosol-cloud-radiation interaction over Indian region during 2000–2017", Atmospheric Environment, vol.201, pp.212-222, Elsevier 2019, 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2018.12.044 Article
P. M. Igri, R. Tanessong, D., J. Panda, A. Garba, F. K. Mkankam, and A. Kamga, "Assessing the performance of WRF model in predicting high-impact weather conditions over central and western Africa: an ensemble-based approach", Natural Hazards, pp.1-23, Springer, June 2018, 10.1007/s11069-018-3368-y Article
S. S. Rath, J. Panda, R. Annadurai, and S. Nanda, "A study on land suitability for rice cultivation in Khordha district of Odisha (India) using remote sensing and GIS", Earth Systems and Environment, vol.2, no.1, pp.119-132, Springer, May 2018, 10.1007/s41748-018-0037-y Article
V. S. Semeena, S. Payra, A. K. Srivastava, and J. Panda, "Air pollution: why does it matter?", International Journal of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, vol.5, no.1, pp.1-12, Jakraya, March 2018 Article
S. Kant, J. Panda, S. K. Pani, and Pao. K. Wang, "Long-term study of aerosol–cloud–precipitation interaction over the eastern part of India using satellite observations during pre-monsoon season", Theoretical and Applied Climatology, pp.22, Springer 2018, 10.1007/s00704-018-2509-2 Article
M. Rafiq, A. K. Mishra, J. Panda, and Som. K. Sharma, "Monitoring Convective Clouds Over India and Nearby Regions Using Multi-spectral Satellite Observations", Proceedings of International Conference on Remote Sensing for Disaster Management, ch.6, pp.51-60, Springer, springer in geomechanics and geoengineering book (ssgg) 2018, 10.1007/978-3-319-77276-9_6 Inbook
D. Shrivastava, B. Nayak, S. Kant, and J. Panda, "A review on health impacts of air pollutants with a special mention to eastern parts of India, a growing hub for diseases", International Journal of Earth and Atmospheric Science, vol.4, no.1, pp.21-33, JAKRAYA 2017 Article
S. Jain, J. Panda, S. S. Rath, and P., "Evaluating land surface models in WRF simulations over DMIC region", Indian Journal of Science and Technology, vol.10, no.18, pp.1 - 24, The Indian Society of Education and Environment 2017, 10.17485/ijst/2017/v10i18/103522 Article
A. Kumar, M., J. Panda, and A. Singh, "Improving mesoscale precipitation forecast over different stations in western himalaya using model output statistics", International Journal of Earth and Atmospheric Science, vol.4, no.1, pp.34-43, JAKRAYA 2017 Article
A., J. Panda, and M. Rafiq, "Increasing risk of droughts and floods and decline in ground water level in warming environment", International Journal of Earth and Atmospheric Science, vol.4, no.2, pp.127-132, JAKRAYA 2017 Article
S. Kant, J. Panda, R. Gautam, P., and S. P. Singh, "Significance of aerosols influencing weather and climate over Indian region", International Journal of Earth and Atmospheric Science, vol.4, no.1, pp.1 - 20, JAKRAYA 2017 Article
K. Singh, J. Panda, K. K. Osuri, and N. K. Vissa, "Progress in tropical cyclone predictability and present status in the North Indian Ocean region", Recent Developments in Tropical Cyclone Dynamics, Prediction, and Detection, ch.9, pp.193-215, INTECH, November 2016, 10.5772/64333 Inbook
X. X. Li, T. Y. Koh, J. Panda, and N. L. K, "Impact of urbanization patterns on the local climate of a tropical city, Singapore: An ensemble study", Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, vol.121, no.9, pp.4386-4403, John Wiley & Sons, May 2016, 10.1002/2015JD024452 Article
J. Panda and S. Kant, "Atmospheric Aerosols", Geography and You, vol.15, no.95, pp.48-51, Iris Publication, April 2016 Article
J. Panda and K. Singh, "Tropical cyclone predictability", Geography and You, vol.15, pp.11-13, Iris Publication, February 2016 Article
Gii. R. K, J. Panda, S. S. Rath, and K. R, "Validating quantitative precipitation forecast for the flood meteorological office, Patna region during 2011-2014", Journal of Earth System Science, vol.125, no.4, pp.709-723, Springer, December 2016, 10.1007/s12040-016-0690-1 Article
I. P. Moudi, T. R. S, V. D. A, M. Kamga, and J. Panda, "Added-value of 3DVAR data assimilation in the simulation of heavy rainfall events over west and central africa", Pure and Applied Geophysics, vol.172, no.10, pp.2751-2776, Springer, October 2015, 10.1007/s00024-015-1052-7 Article
G. Song, M. Subrahmanyam, B. Guo, and J. Panda, "A case study of polar low detection using ERS-2 wave mode image", The Open Oceanography Journal, vol.8, pp.28-32, Bentham Open, August 2015, 10.2174/1874252101408010028 Article
J. Panda, S. Harvir, W. P. K, Gii. R. K, and R. Ashish, "A qualitative study of some meteorological features during tropical cyclone PHET using satellite observations and WRF modeling system", Journal of the Indian Society of Remote Sensing, vol.43, no.1, pp.45-56, Springer, March 2015, 10.1007/s12524-014-0386-4 Article
P., S. Dasamsetti, S., B., and J. Panda, "Mesoscale Simulation of Off-Shore Trough and Mid-Tropospheric Cyclone associated with Heavy Rainfall along the West Coast of India using ARMEX Reanalysis", International Journal of Earth and Atmospheric Science, vol.2, no.1, pp.01-15, Jakraya Publications, March 2015 Article
S. Jain1, J. Panda, and S. Kant, "Possible socio-scientific issues of land-use and land-cover change impact and associated tools of study with a special reference to Delhi-Mumbai industrial corridor region", International Journal of Earth and Atmospheric Science, vol.1, no.2, pp.58-70, Jakraya Publications, September 2014 Article
Z. Yanfang, S. Guiting, C. Haoliang, J. Panda, and B. Guo, "A review on ocean surface wind field retrieved from SAR image", International Journal of Earth and Atmospheric Science, vol.1, no.1, pp.11-17, Jakraya Publications, June 2014 Article
S. Kumar, A. Routray, R. Chauhan, and J. Panda, "Impact of parameterization schemes and 3DVAR data assimilation for simulation of heavy rainfall events along west coast of India with WRF modeling system", International Journal of Earth and Atmospheric Science, vol.1, no.1, pp.18-34, Jakraya Publications, June 2014 Article
J. Panda, G. Song, Y. Zhang, H. Chen, and K. M. Krishna, "A new algorithm to classify the homogeneity of ERS-2 wave mode SAR imagette", Journal of the Indian Society of Remote Sensing, vol.42, no.1, pp.13-21, Springer, March 2014, 10.1007/s12524-013-0302-3 Article
X. –. Li, T. –. Koh, D. Entekhabi, M. Roth, J. Panda, and L., "A multi-resolution ensemble study of a tropical urban environment and its interactions with the background regional atmosphere", Journal of Geophysical Research Atmospheres, vol.118, no.17, pp.9804–9818, Wiley, September 2013, 10.1002/jgrd.50795 Article

 Courses Taught

  • ER201 : Physics of Atmosphere {Theory}
  • ER205 : Introduction to Weather and Climate {Theory}
  • ER5401 : Physics of Atmosphere {Theory}
  • ER545 : Atmospheric Physics {Theory}
  • ER546 : Satellite Meteorology {Theory}
  • ER548 : Cloud Physics {Theory}
  • ER550 : Applied Meteorology {Theory}
  • ER5502 : Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography {Theory}
  • ER5603 : Parameterization of Physical Process {Theory}
  • ER601 : Theoretical Meteorology {Theory}
  • ER6011 : Theoretical Meteorology {Theory}
  • ER6014 : Physics of Clouds {Theory}
  • ER602 : Applied Atmospheric Dynamics {Theory}
  • ER605 : Introduction to Microscale and Mesoscale Meteorology {Theory}
  • ER606 : Mesoscale Meteorology and Modeling {Theory}
  • ER5442 : Satellite Remote Sensing Laboratory {Practical}
  • ER5571 : Basic Programming Laboratory {Practical}
  • ER562 : Modeling and Simulation Laboratory {Practical}
  • ER568 : Numerical Simulation Laboratory {Practical}
  • ER569 : Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography Laboratory {Practical}
  • ER580 : Remote Sensing and GIS Laboratory {Practical}
  • ER585 : Fortran Programming Laboratory {Practical}
  • ER5880 : Field Work {Practical}
  • ER6074 : Remote Sensing Laboratory {Practical}

 Research Scholars

Ph.D. Students [13]
A Study On Clouds, Precipitation And Radiation Response To Aerosols Over Different Parts Of Indian Region

 Sunny Kant

Enrolled: Jul 2014

 Graduated : Jan 2020

 Supervisor

Response Of Local Weather To Urban Induced Land-Use Change: A Study Over Eastern And Southern Indian Cities

 Sudhansu Sekhar Rath

Enrolled: Jan 2015

 Graduated : Feb 2021

 Supervisor

Impact Of Changing Climate On North Indian Ocean Cyclonic Disturbances And Associated Meteorological Features

 Kasturi Singh

Enrolled: Jan 2015

 Graduated : Oct 2020

 Supervisor

Martian Atmospheric Characteristics Associated With Dust Storms And Clouds Realized Through Satellite Observations And Marswrf

 Bijay Kumar Guha

Enrolled: Jan 2017

 Graduated : Nov 2021

 Supervisor

A Study On The Structural Characteristics Of North Indian Ocean Tropical Cyclones During 2001-2020

 Subodh Kumar

Enrolled: Jul 2017

 Thesis Submitted : Oct 2022

 Supervisor

Tropical Cyclones

 Debashis Paul

Enrolled: Jul 2018

 Continuing

 Supervisor

Aerosol-Cloud-Climate Interaction Over Indian Region

 Ankan Sarkar

Enrolled: Jul 2019

 Continuing

 Supervisor

Remote Sensing, Gis, And Urban Meteorology

 Asmita Mukherjee

Enrolled: Jan 2021

 Continuing

 Supervisor

Tropical Cyclones And Impact Assessment

 Ipshita Bhasi

Enrolled: Aug 2021

 Continuing

 Supervisor

Planetary Atmospheres

 Anirban Mandal

Enrolled: Aug 2021

 Continuing

 Supervisor

Aerosol-Cloud-Climate Interaction

 Vaibhav Pandey

Enrolled: Jan 2022

 Continuing

 Supervisor

Urban Meteorology And Climatology

 Animesh Choudhury

Enrolled: Mar 2022

 Continuing

 Supervisor

Tropical Cyclones And Risk Assessment

 Geo Tom

Enrolled: Jul 2022

 Continuing

 Supervisor

 Dissertations

PG Dissertation
  • Amit Kumar Patel (415AG2015), "URBAN INDUCED LAND USE LAND COVER CHANGES OVER AHMEDABAD & POSSIBLE IMPLICATIONS" - M.Sc.    Supervisor     2016-17 Spring
  • Monalisa Sahoo (415AS2023), "A Study on Vulnerability Associated With Tropical Cyclones Over Bay of Bengal" - M.Sc.    Supervisor     2016-17 Spring
  • Aman Kumar Thakur (416AS2127), "A satellite–based study on Aerosol-cloud interaction over south Asia during strong ENSO years" - M.Sc.    Supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Bijaylaxmi Sahoo (416AS2126), "Urban response to anthropogenic heating and some land-surface and near-surface atmospheric parameters over Chennai and Bengaluru" - M.Sc.    Supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Saurabh Verma (417AS2029), "Numerical modelling of Atmospheric Boundary Layer characteristics over Mumbai during heavy rainfall scenarios using WRF" - M.Sc.    Supervisor     2018-19 Spring
  • Soumya Ranjan Mahapatra (417AS2028), "Rainfall contribution by North Indian Ocean cyclonic disturbances over India during 1901-2016" - M.Sc.    Supervisor     2018-19 Spring
  • Deependra Kumar Gupta (418AS2028), "A study on tropical cyclone landfall activity and associated impact assessment over NIO region." - M.Sc.    Supervisor     2019-20 Spring
  • Smita Rani Panda (418AS2030), "Aerosol-cloud interaction over two distinct regions of India during pre-monsoon season of 2003-2018" - M.Sc.    Supervisor     2019-20 Spring
  • Pramod Kumar (419AS2030), "A long-term study of rapidly intensified North Indian Ocean tropical cyclones during 1982-2020" - M.Sc.    Supervisor     2020-21 Spring
  • Debjyoti Roy (420AS2128), "Study on different characteristic features of the Venusian atmosphere during 2016-2020 with a special focus on thermal tides" - M.Sc.    Supervisor     2021-22 Spring
  • Nirvan Abhilash (420AS2126), "Martian cold spot regions and associated properties during a global dust storm year using MRO/MCS DDR observations" - M.Sc.    Supervisor     2021-22 Spring
  • Surender Pal (420AG2175), "Variability of CO2 and H2O Ice in the Martian Polar Caps" - M.Sc.    Supervisor     2021-22 Spring
  • Anusree P C (218ER1380), "A STUDY OF ATMOSPHERIC AEROSOL CHARACTERISTICS OVER THE ROURKELA SMART CITY USING SUN-PHOTOMETER OBSERVATIONS" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2019-20 Spring
  • Madhuri Angel Baxla (218ER1464), "A comprehensive study on heatwaves over the Indian region during 1951-2018" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2019-20 Spring
  • Subhojit Ghoshal Chowdhury (218ER1465), "A study on aerosol, cloud and precipitation interaction during some selected deep convective events over Eastern India" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2019-20 Spring
  • Umesh Kumar (218ER1467), "A Study on Re-curving Tropical Cyclones of North Indian Ocean Region" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2019-20 Spring
  • Amal K K (219ER1230), "Signature of COVID-19 lockdown in the variability of air pollutants, meteorology and in the intensification of tropical cyclone Amphan" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2020-21 Spring
  • Tanmoy Sen (219ER1545), "A study on wind variability over the low latitude region of Venus" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2020-21 Spring
  • Abhishek Kumar (220ER1352), "A climatological study of North Indian Ocean cyclonic disturbances using AI/ML approach: Occurrences and landfalling activity" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2021-22 Spring
  • Nistha Nagar (220ER1354), "City-based Rainfall Analysis and Forecasting over Monsoon Homogenous Regions using Deep Learning Approach" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2021-22 Spring
  • Ramanjot Singh (220ER1127), "A long-term study on the variability of aerosol, cloud and meteorological characteristics over North East India during pre-monsoon season" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2021-22 Spring

 Awards and Honours

Awards and Honours
  • Best paper publication in Atmospheric Sciences from Indian Society of Remote Sensing,    2016
Memberships / Fellowships
  • Life Member (LM-594) Ocean Society of India (OSI),    2023
  • Life Member (SAMA-LM-IND-112) of South Asian Meteorological Association (SAMA),    2022
  • Patron Member (237) of Orissa Physical Society (OPS),    2021
  • Life Member (IASTA-LM-642) of Indian Aerosol Science and Technology Association (IASTA),    2018
  • Life Member (LM-3197) of Indian Meteorological Society (IMS),    2017
  • Associate Member (0409301) of American Meteorological Society (AMS),    2015
  • Life Member (l-4109) of Indian Society of Remote Sensing (ISRS),    2013
  • Member (17A764) of Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS),    2012