Prof. Srikanthan Ramachandran

Prof. Srikanthan Ramachandran

Senior Professor Space and Atmospheric Sciences Division Physical Research Laboratory, Ahmedabad, India. Prof. S. Ramachandran is a Senior Professor in Physical Research Laboratory, Ahmedabad. His area of research includes characterization of aerosols as well as modeling their impacts on radiation budget, and climate. He is a lead author of the 2007 Intergovernmental Panel on Climate…

Dr. B. Amudha

Dr. B. Amudha

Scientist-E & Head, Aerodrome Meteorological Office, Regional Meteorological Centre, IMD Chennai Dr. B. Amudha is currently the Head of the Aerodrome Meteorological Office at IMD, Chennai. She obtained her Doctorate in Atmospheric Sciences from the University of Madras. Her doctoral thesis brought out the characteristics of Indian northeast monsoon using INSAT satellite derived products and…

Dr. K. Kishore Kumar

Dr. K. Kishore Kumar

Head, The Atmospheric Dynamics Division, Space Physics Laboratory, Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre, Trivandrum Dr. K. Kishore Kumar, a University Gold Medallist in Engineering Physicsdiscipline did his Ph.D. in Physics on the topic of radar remote sensingof Tropical Mesoscale Convective Systems from National AtmosphericResearch Laboratory, Gadanki. His areas of research include Verticalcoupling processes in the atmosphere,…

Prof. Richard Anthes

Prof. Richard Anthes

President Emeritus, University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR),Boulder, Colorado, USA Richard Anthes is President Emeritus of the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR). He received in PhD degree in meteorology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and has published over 120 peer-reviewed articles in atmospheric sciences. He was President of the American Meteorological Society (AMS) in…

Shri Somanath S

Shri Somanath S

Member, International Advisory Committee, WASAMSA2022 Secretary, Department of Space and Chairman, ISRO Shri Somanath S is a Distinguished Scientist and Secretary, Department of Space, Chairman, SpaceCommission and Chairman, ISRO since 14 January 2022. Shri. Somanath, spanning a distinguishedcareer of nearly 36 years, has made significant contribution in the area of space technology. ShriSomanath is an…

Rounaq Goenka

Rounaq Goenka

Member, Organizing committee, WASAMSA2022 Scientist/Engineer SD, Land and Atmospheric Physics Division (LAPD), Climate Studies Group (CSG), ECSA, NRSC, Hyderabad, India He is currently working as Scientist at National Remote Sensing Centre (NRSC), Hyderabad. He completed his B.Tech in Physical Sciences from Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology (IIST), Trivandrum in 2013 and subsequently joined…

Mr. Manu Gowda

Mr. Manu Gowda

Member, Organizing committee, WASAMSA2022 Project Associate, Mithra Increst Private Limited, Bangalore Mr. Manu Gowda V. is working at present as Project Associate for Mithra Increst Private Limited. His role at work, is to assist the Laboratory scale experimentation work, to provide and review basic process flow diagrams, to develop heat and mass balance diagram for…

Naveen Narayan

Naveen Narayan

Member, Organizing committee, WASAMSA2022 Digital Consultant, IARSc, Bangalore & Director, Media Bracket Private limited Naveen is basically a mechanical engineer from Vishveshwarayya technical university. He started his career with design and development of special purpose machines, then moved on to project management. He handled various international foundry projects as a Project manager for Gemco, Netherlands.Later…

Dishi P. Thomas

Dishi P. Thomas

Member, Organizing committee, WASAMSA2022 Programme Manager, IARSc, Bangalore Dishi P. Thomas is working at present as Programme Manager in Atmosphere, Ocean and Space Sciences Unit at IARSc, Bangalore. She has basic Master’s degree in Space Science and Technology. Further, she obtained her M.Tech degree in Atmospheric Sciences from CUSAT, Kochi. She has done Master’s dissertation…