Conference-Programme

Understanding, Predicting and projecting Climate change over Asian Region (UPCAR), 26-28 June 2017, Tirupati
Agenda
25 June 2017 (Sunday) Venue: Senate Hall, S. V. University Administrative Building, Tirupati
17:00 - 19:00: Inauguration
19:30 - 20:30: Cultural Programs
20:30 - 21:30: Dinner hosted by Vice Chancellor, SV University Guest houseĀ 
Venue: Senate Hall, S. V. University Administrative Building, Tirupati
17:00 - 19:00 Inaguration
19:30 - 20:30 Cultural Programs
20:30 - 21:30 Dinner hosted by Vice Chancellor, SV University Guest houseĀ 
 
Venue: Fortune Select Grand Ridge (Ball Room)
08:30 - 09:30: Registration
 
Time Title of Talk Speaker
     
09:30-10:00 Monsoonal link to the recent rapid Arctic Ice Melt Prof. T.N. Krishna Murthy, Florida State University, USA.
   
10:00-10:30 On the response to monsoonal precipitation over the Himalayas to individual forcings. Dr. Andrew Orr, British Antarctic Survey, United Kingdom.
   
10:30-11:00 Challenges in delineating forcings that controlled past monsoon variability: an isotopic approach Prof. R Ramesh, National Institute of Science Education and Research, Bhubaneswar, India.
   
11:00-11:30 Tea/Coffee Break  
   
11:30-12:00 Understanding the South Asian monsoon response to greenhouse gas (GHG) and aerosol forcing Dr. R. Krishnan, CCCR, Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology, Pune, India.
   
12:00-12:30 Multi-scale responses of the South Asian monsoon system to Aerosol forcing Dr. DilipGanguly, IIT- Delhi, New Delhi, India.
   
12:30-13:00 A data-driven modeling system for understanding, predicting and projecting climate change over the Arabian Peninsula and adjoining Seas Dr. Hari Prasad, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia.
   
13:00-14:00 Lunch Break  
   
14:00-14:30 Ground-based remote sensing of cloud-aerosol interaction Prof. Herman Russchenberg, TU Delft Climate Institute, The Netherlands.
   
14:30-15:00 Space-borne Observations of Tropical Clouds: Past, Present and Future Dr. K. Rajeev, Space Physics Laboratory, VSSC, Trivandrum, India.
   
15:00-15:30 Balloon Borne observations of Asian Tropopause Aerosol Layer (BATAL) Dr. Vernier, Jean Paul, Science Systems & Applications, Inc., NASA, USA.
   
15:30-16:30 Contributed talks  
   
16:30-18:00 Tea Break with Poster Viewing  
   
20:00-21:00 Dinner hosted by Director, NARL  
     
Venue: Fortune Select Grand Ridge (Ball Room)
08:30 - 09:00: Registration
 
Time Title of Talk Speaker
     
09:00-09.30 Aerosol impact on weather to climate scales over IG Basin: Results from observational and modeling based analysis Dr. S.N. Tripathi, IIT-Kanpur, Kanpur, India.
   
09:30-10:00  Observations and Simulations of Aerosols: Challenges Prof. S. Ramachandran, Physical Research Laboratory, Ahmadabad, India.
   
10:00-10:30 Aerosols and Regional Climate over Asian Region Dr. S. Suresh Babu, Space Physics Laboratory, VSSC, Trivandrum, India.
 10:30-11:00  Aviation and Climate Change  Dr. Suresh, IMD, New Delhi, India.
   
11:00-11:30 Tea/Coffee Break  
   
11:30-12:00 Chemistry of Secondary Aerosols over India  Dr. Neeraj Rastogi, Physical Research Laboratory, Ahmadabad, India.
   
12:00-12:30  The Quality of Air We Breathe at Eastern Himalaya, India Dr. Abijit Chatterjee, Bose Institute, Kolkata, India.
   
12:30-13:00 Understanding the causes and consequences of Climate Change Dr. B.M. Reddy, CSIR-NGRI, Hyderabad, India.
   
13:00-14:00 Lunch Break  
   
14:00-14:30  Information System for Climate and Environmental Studies: Initiative by ISRO Dr. Y V N Kirshna Murthy, National Remote Sensing Centre, Hyderabad, India.
   
14:30-15:00  Changing atmospheric chemistry, air quality and climate in the Indian region: Role of trace gases Prof. ShyamLal, Physical Research Laboratory, Ahamadabad, India.
   
15:00-15:30  Towards developing India's first Air QUality forecasting system - SAFAR Dr. Gufran Beig, Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology, Pune, India.
   
   
15:30-16:30 Contributed talks    
   
16:30-18:00 Tea Break with Poster Viewing  
Venue: NARL Seminar Hall, Gadanki
     
Time Title of Talk Speaker
     
09:30-10:00 Atmospheric Trace gases: Spatio-temporal features over Indian region Dr. Prabha R Nair, Space Physics Laboratory, VSSC, Trivandrum, India.
   
10:00-10:30 Atmospheric methane levels in rural environment of India Dr. Harish Gadhavi, Physical Research Laboratory, Ahamadabad, India.
   
10:30-11:00 Aerosol induced changes in cloud properties and monsoon rainfall over India Prof. Chandra Venkataraman, IIT-Bombay, Mumbai, India.
   
11:00-11:30 Tea/Coffee Break  
   
11:30-12:00 Clouds, Chemistry and Aerosol Modelling in a General Circulation Model Dr. O.P. Sarma, IIT-Delhi, New Delhi, India.
   
12:00-12:30 Discussion on Challenges and Future direction Panel members
   
12:30-13:00 Concluding Session  
   
13:00-14:00 Lunch Break  
   
14:00-14:30 Potential of NARL measurements for climate studies Prof. A. Jayaraman, NARL, Gadanki, India.
   
14:30-16:00 Felicitation  
   
16:00-16:30 High Tea  
   
16:30-17:30 NARL Tour  
   
17:30 Snacks and Departure to Tirupati