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Watch Webcast of MoES Foundation Day-2018

MoES Foundation Day 2018
MoES Foundation Day 2018


MoES Annual Awards 2018 to IITM employees
Dr. Vinu Valsala,  Scientist E was awarded the Certificate of Merit for the year 2018 for his outstanding contribution in the field of Atmospheric Science and Technology. The award carries a trophy, a citation and a cash prize of Rs. 50,000/-. Shri. V.H. Sasane, Scientific Officer Gr.II under category ‘Group B’, Shri. Y.J. Pawar, Assistant Manager  under category ‘Group C’ and Shri M.S.Waghela, MTS under the category 'Multi Tasking Staff’ from the Institu
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IITM contributed to WMO WWRP 2018 Report on Global Precipitation Enhancement Activities
Dr Thara Prabhakaran, Project Director of Physics and Dynamics of Tropical Clouds, IITM  has contributed  to the new WMO report entitled, “"Peer Review Report on Global Precipitation Enhancement Activities WWRP 2018 - 1". Dr Thara, being Member of WMO Expert Team for weather modification, and working on “Cloud Aerosol Interaction and Precipitation Enhancement Experiment" (CAIPEEX) – one of the program under Ministry of Earth Sciences (MoES)  h
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Dr. Harsh Vardhan inaugurated New SAFAR monitoring station at Delhi
Union Minister of Science& Technology, Earth Sciences; Environment, Forest & Climate Change, Dr Harsh Vardhan unveiled a state-of-the-art Air Quality and Weather Forecast System– SAFAR (System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting) at Chandni Chowk in Delhi on 21st July 2018. This new system will track UV-Index, PM1, Mercury and Black carbon in real time. The system, first of its kind in the country, was developed indigenously in record time by Indian Institute of Tropical
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International Workshop IWCMS-2018 at IITM
Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM), Pune is organizing an international workshop on Cloud Dynamics, Microphysics and Small scale simulation at IITM during 13-17 August 2018. The workshop aims to bring together talented young scientists, senior scientists and students across the world to exchange ideas and improve our understanding on the physics of clouds and their numerical simulations. Main theme of the workshop is to emphasize importance/application of small s
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Program for Development of Skilled manpower in Earth System Sciences (DESK) has been launched
Program for Development of Skilled manpower in Earth System Sciences (DESK) has been launched to create a large pool of trained and dedicated multidisciplinary earth system and climate research manpower in the country. DESK will act for developing skill for meeting the research and application requirements of MoES. The major activities will include: Organize courses (of short, medium and intermediate duration) for training at basic as well as advanced level for s
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Press Release on CAIPEEX - Scientific cloud seeding experiment 2018
CAIPEEX Phase IV experiment has started on 3rd  July 2018 and will be conducted for 120 days, depending on availability of suitable clouds. IITM has established an observational facility and a dual polarimetric C-band radar at  NBNSCOE, Solapur, Maharashtra. A seeder and an instrumented research aircraft are being used to seed clouds and record the changes in clouds, leading to rainfall. This is for the first time, such science experiment is being conducted in the convective cloud
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Rules and Regulations are under amendment
Present Rules and Regulations  of IITM are under amendment.
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