B.Sc. (Honours in Physics) Presidency College
, Calcutta, India
M.Sc. (Environmental Sciences) Jawharlal Nehru University
, New Delhi, India
Ph.D. (Environmental Sciences) Rutgers University
, New Brunswick NJ, USA
I am a Professor in the Centre for Atmospheric Sciences
at the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi
I was born in Calcutta and grew up mostly in the city and its vicinity.
I went to the US for graduate school but stayed on for more than 18 years working
as a post-doc in the Department of Ecology &
/Princeton Environmental Institute
at Princeton University, a Research Associate in the
Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering
and an Assistant Professor in the
Department of Atmospheric Sciences
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
After that I returned home and joined the Centre in December 2013.
Editor-in-Chief, Earth System Dynamics
Co-convenor, Wind Power Meteorology, European Geosciences Union General Assembly