IITD-ANCST International Workshop on

Modeling Atmospheric - Oceanic Processes for Weather and Climate Extremes (MAPEX 2019)
March 28-29, 2019

Programme Schedule of MAPEX 2019
E-Proceedings for MAPEX 2019
List of Allotted Guest House for Invited Speakers of MAPEX 2019
List of Allotted Hostel for Participants of MAPEX 2019
IIT Delhi Guide Map for MAPEX 2019

The workshop will bring together both academic and researchers to facilitate improved understanding of the operational needs and focus of research on the immediate challenges of predicting extreme weather events. Leading experts from India and abroad will deliver talks in the workshop. It is expected that a roadmap to improve predictions of such events will be emerged from these deliberations.
The Workshop themes are as follows:-

The workshop will also provide platform for students and early career researchers from Asia to present their work and interact with the international scientists working in this area.

IIT Delhi

Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, established in 1961, is one of the most prestigious institutes in India for engineering and research. The institute has been granted status of Institute of Eminence (IoE) by Government of India. It offers higher education in various branches of Applied Science and Engineering of a standard comparable to the best in the world. IIT Delhi was ranked among top 200 in the QS World University Rankings of 2019. The Centre for Atmospheric Sciences (CAS), established in the year 1979 at IIT Delhi which shall soon be completing its landmark 40 th year, is a premier center for education and research in atmospheric and oceanic sciences in India which is engaged in doing cutting-edge research in four core areas: atmospheric modelling, oceanic modelling, air pollution and climate science.


The Asian Network on Climate Science and Technology (ANCST) provides information and develops research coordination projects led by Asian researchers in climate science and technology with emphasis on disaster resilience, extreme climate events and urban climate change and related topics. MAPEX 2019 is a key activity of the Special Topic Group on "Atmosphere - Ocean Interactions" of ANCST. ANCST is hosted by Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, with support from the Cambridge Malaysian Education and Development Trust (CMEDT) in association with the Malaysian Commonwealth Studies Centre (MCSC) of Trinity College, Cambridge.

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