PhD (Meteorology, Dept of Geophysics, Banaras Hindu University)
Areas of Expertise/Research interest :
Monsoon and Climate Variability; Climate modelling; Climate Change; Extreme Events
Former post-doctoral fellow at Centre for Atmospheric Sciences, IIT Delhi and worked on various research projects on Monsoon modelling and variability, seasonal prediction of Indian monsoon funded by Department of Science and Technology, Government of India; researched on various issues of Climate modelling and Climate Change at Earth Science and Climate Change Division, The Energy and Resources Institutes (TERI), New Delhi; Taught Post graduate and Ph. D students on Basics of Climate Science, Climate Modelling, Department of Natural Resources, TERI University, New Delhi. Publications include that in Internatioanal Journal of Meteorology and Atmospheric Physics (2010), International Journal of Climatology (2006); Meteorological Applications (2002); and as chapters in edited books, viz., Understanding and Forecasting of Monsoons (Centre for Science and Technology of the Non-Aligned and Other Developing Countries (NAM S & T Center, 2008); and, Challenges in Agrometeorology (Springer, supported by WMO, in press).