Research Projects

Project under Atmospheric Science including Climate Change
S.NO. Title PI Name Institute Name Sanction with Date Duration Cost(Rs. in lakhs) Status Major Equipments & Abstract
1 Research for Seasonal Prediction of the Indian Monsoon(RESPIM) Prof. Sulochana Gadgil IISc., Banglore
MoES/SB/R&D/RESPIM/2008/03/01 26 th March, 2008 5 Years 35.17 Completed Abstract[PDF]51.45 KB
2 Research, Education and Manpower Development in the discipline of Earth Processes Prof. A.G. Menon The Centre for Earth Science, IISc Banglore
MoES/ATMOS/PP-IX/09 24th September, 2009 5 Years 1170.8 On-going Abstract[PDF]41.39 KB List[PDF]232.65 KB
3 Interactions between atmospheric boundary layer and deep convection over the CTCZ domin Prof. G. S. Bhatt IISc., Banglore
SR/S4/CTCZ/08/2009 12th October, 2009 3 Years 113.2 Completed Mircrowave Profiler with accessories
4 Development of a Framework for Systematic Model Diagnosis Dr. Krishna Achuta Rao Centre for Atmospheric Sciences, IIT, Delhi MoES/16/30/09-RDEAS 25th November, 2009 4 Years
23.40 On-going Abstract[PDF]46.63 KB Power station and storage devices
5 Study of contamination of earth (Soil and ground water) through leaching of seawage waste from heavily loaded unlined drains in Delhi Dr. Tanu Jindal Amity University, Noida MoES/16/02/09-RDEAS 21st Jaunuary, 2010 3 Years 48.00 Completed Abstract[PDF]162.95 KB 1.water still automatic 2.B.O.D incubator(2) 3.horizontal laminar flow bench 4.laboratory autoclave (vertical) 5.binocular research microscope
6 Monsoon Driven Changes as Preserved in Marine Sediments off Gujrat and KonKan Coasts During the Past 20 Kyr. Prof. M P Panigrahi & Prof. Anil Kumar Gupta IIT, kharagpur West Bengal MoES/16/49/09-RDEAS 23rd April, 2010 3 Years 29.00 Completed Abstract[PDF]62.99 KB Chemicals( platinum and cobalt oxide catalyst) 2.sample holders for TOC analysis 3.faunal slides
7 Impact Assessment and Economics benefit of weather and Marine Services of MoES Mr. R. Venkatesan Senior Consultant Head NCAER, New Delhi Delhi MoES/16/37-A/09 RDEAS(IA&EB) 4th May 2010 5 Months 49.00 Completed  
8 Surface energy Budget and Boundary Layer Structure over the Bay: An Observational study during CTCZ Prof. G.S. Bhat IISc. Bangalore MoES/16/34/10-CTCZ 18 th June. 2009 2 Years 40.21 Completed Abstract[PDF]62.99 KB
9 Oceanographic observation in the southern Bay of Bengal cold pool during CTCZ Dr. P.N. Vinayachandran IISc. Bangalore MoES/16/33/10-CTCZ 23rd June , 2009 3 Years 20.52 Completed Abstract[PDF]24.27 KB
10 Oceanographic observation in the southern Bay of Bengal deep convection during CTCZ Dr. A. Suryachandra Rao IITM, Pune MoES/16/32/10-CTCZ 4th June, 2009 3 Years 13.18 Completed  
11 Oceanographic observation in Component during CTCZ Dr. Shankar Doraiswamy National Institute of Oceanography (NIO),Goa MoES/16/35/10-CTCZ 18 th June, 2009 3 Years 40.35 Completed Portable CTD (2)
12 Design and development of a unified modeling system for seamless weather and climate predictions of monsoons Prof. O. P Sharma IIT, Delhi Delhi MoES/16/10/10-RDEAS 10th December, 2010 4 Years 457.82 Completed 1. Master node 2.Compute node 3.Infiniband switch and compiler licenses 5.Graphis system
13 Fine practicles over an Ecologically Sensitive Zone- Source Apportionment, Visibility and climate effects Dr . Ramya Sunder Raman IISER Bhopal Madhya Pradesh MoES/16/09/10-RDEAS 8th February, 2011 3 Years
60.34 Completed Abstract[PDF]8.54 KB
1.Automatic weather monitoring system 2.Integrating nephelometer 3.transmmissiometer
14 Physicochemical characterization of aerosol and source apportionment in mid Brahmaputra plian in Assam : a modeling approach Dr . Raza Rafiqul Houque Tezpur University, Assam MoES/16/16/10-RDEAS 9th March, 2010 3 Years 69.653 Completed Abstract[PDF]74.86 KB TOC analyser 2. Ion chromatograph 3.samplers 4.sonicator 5.GRIMM portable aerosol/dust monitor model 6. pH meter
15 Collaborative Programme to study the Impacts of climate change on human,Natural and Spatial Enviornments Prof Anjana Vyas (Overall Coordinator) CEPT University,Ahmedabad Gujarat MoES/16/39/09-RDEAS 23rd March, 2011 3 Years 101.14 Completed 1.Arc PAD?GPS 2.Ultrasonic flow meter 3.Composite Sampler 4.ENVI software 5.Mike urban software 6.Instruments for weather data collection
16 Measuring the impact and economic benefits of services provided by Ministry of Earth Sciences Desalination, Ornamental fishing, Aviation Sector, Lobster and crab fattening Mr. R. Venkatesan (Senior Consultant & Head) NCAER, New Delhi Delhi MoES/16/37-A/09 RDEAS(IA & EB) 19th September, 2011 6 Month 41.00 Completed  
17 Determination of the impact of oxidizing capacity of the troposphere on the abundance of carbon monoxide and methane with special reference to india Dr. Meena Jain National Physical Laboratory Delhi MoES/16/21/11-RDEAS 24th November, 2011 3 Years 22.43 Closed Abstract[PDF]22.42 KB
18 Cosmic Rays-cloud-climate Conudrum : Can lon-Aerosol Near Cloud Mechanism Explain the observed Correlation? Prof. S.N. Tripathi Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur MoES/16/05/11-RDEAS 16th December, 2011 3 Years 59.801 Completed Abstract[PDF]156.53 KB Cluster+Visualization Servers
19 Establishment of pulsed laser PhotoLysis-Laser induced Fluorescene spectrometer and measurement of atmospheric lifetimes of volatile organic compounds in the Earth's atmosphere Dr. B. RajaKumar Indian Institute of Technology Madras MoES/16/19/11-RDEAS 25th June, 2013 3 Years 114.08 Completed Abstract[PDF]156.01 KB 1.Excimer laser 2.delay generator 3.temperature controlling fluid circular
20 Development of a mid-IR Cavity Ring- Down Spectrometer for High-Precision Real-Time Continuos Monitoring of Multiple Trace Gases and stable Isotopic species in the atmosphere Dr. Manik Pradhan S N Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences Kolkata MoES/16/26/12-RDEAS 25th June, 2013 4 Years 85.55 On-going Abstract[PDF]128.19 KB List[PDF]378.36 KB
21 Advancing Integrated Wireless Sensor Networks for Real-time Monitoring and Detection of Disasters Dr. Maneesha V. Ramesh Amrita Centre for Wireless Networks & Applications, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham MoES/16/22/11-RDEAS October 2013 3 Years 514.05 On-going List[PDF]228.58 KB
22 Estimate the Cost of Customized Forecasts - NCMRWF and INCOIS Products Mr. R. Venkatesan, Senior Consultant & Head NCEAR, NEW DELHI MoES/16/37-A/09/RDEAS (IA & EB) 05-03-2014 7 Months 50.80 Completed  
23 Measurements and modeling of cloud condensation nuclie (CCN) in Indian continental and marine air Dr. Sachin Gunthe Department of Civil Engineering, IIT Madras MoES/16/30/12-RDEAS April 2014 3 Years 99.6 On-going

Abstract[PDF]176.89 KB

Cloud condensation nuclei Counter

24 Estimation of Carbon Sequestration Potential of Trees in Southern Eastern Ghats of Tamil Nadu, India by Pachaiyappa’s College, Chennai Dr. T. Sekar PG & Research Dept. of Botany Pachaiyappa’s College (Affiliated to University of Madras),Chennai MoES/16/25/13-RDEAS 3rd July 2014 3 Years 29.49 On-going Abstract[PDF]324.01 KB
25 Aligned Carbon Nanotubes as Porous Materials for selective Carbon-Dioxide Adsorption and Desorption: Effect of Pressure and Charge Dr. Jayant K. Singh,Associate Professor Department of Chemical Engineering, I.I.T., Kanpur-208016 MoES/16/16/2013-RDEAS 6th August 2014 3 Years 41.05 On-going Abstract[PDF]122.81 KB
Linux Cluster with monitoring consoles.
26 Study of Atmospheric Aerosols over NCR using Chemical Transport  Model by Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi. Prof. Manju Mohan Centre for Atmospheric Sciences, IIT Delhi MoES/16/41/2012-RDEAS 11th May 2015 3 Years 29.32 On-going Abstract[PDF]5.56 KB
27 Spatial Modeling of land use dynamics and its impact on fluxes and Ecosytem services in Eastern Ghats, India in present and future climate scenario Dr. V. Chakravarthi Centre for Earth & Space Sciences, University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad – 500 046 MoES/16/17/2014-RDEAS 14th Aug 2015 3 Years 63.63 On-going Abstract[PDF]80.07 KB
Portable Ceptometer, Computer workstation, handheld field GPS, and RS & GIS Software
28 Analysis and Projections of extreme weather events over the state of Jammu & Kashmir Prof. Sheikh Javed

Univ. of Kashmir


16th Dec., 2015

3 year 24.11 On-going  
29 Investigation of Alternative Atmospheric Layer Scaling Properties Over Complex Terrains of Himalaya, GB Pant Institute of Himalayan Environmental & Development Kosi-Katarmai, Almora, Uttarakhand

Dr Sandipan Mukherjee

GB Pant Institute of Himalayan Environmental & Development Kosi-Katarmai, Almora, Uttarakhand


4th March 2016

3 year 36.35 On-going 1.Met equipment 2.Tough book
30 Environmental notice mapping for Guwahati City

Dr. Sharad Gokhale

IIT, Guwahati MoES/16/38/2012-RDEAS ,18th Feb.2016 3 year 55.98 On-going 1.Digican with full at least 32 GB HDR camcorder for traffic count 2.Speed radar gun- 3.Digital sound level meter 4.Portable weather monitor 5.Handheld GPS reviewer 6.Soundplan,
31 Tropospheric and lower stratospheric processes over the northern Arabian Sea and their influence on the variability of Indian Summer Monsoon Dr. M.R.Ramesh Kumar

NIO, Goa


18th March 2015
3 year 18.94 On-going  
32 Investigation   Aerosol-cloud forced climate changes over India: a mutli-satellite approach

Dr. RohiniBhawar

University of Pune


16th Sep. 2015
3 year 15.83 On-going  

Quantification of impact of global warming on changes in precipitation patterns over India

Dr. Anoop Mishra

Centre for Remote Sensing and Geo-Informatics, Sathyabama University, Jeppiaar


10 Aug., 2015
3 year 15.43 On-going  


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