Refereed Journal Publication (2014 – Till Date)

  1. Preeti Gunwani, Manju Mohan, 2017: Sensitivity of WRF model estimates to various PBL parameterizations in different climatic zones over India, Atmospheric Research 194 (2017) 43–65.

  2. Srivastava, P., S. Dey, A. K. Srivastava, S. Singh, S. K. Mishra and S. Tiwari, 2017, “Importance of aerosol non-sphericity in estimating aerosol radiative forcing in Indo-Gangetic Basin", Science of the Total Environment.

  3. Singh C., D. Ganguly, and S. K. Dash (2017), Dust load and rainfall characteristics and their relationship over the South Asian monsoon region under various warming scenarios, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 122, doi:10.1002/2017JD027451.

  4. Dash, S., S. Mishra, S. Sahany, V. Venugopal, A. Karumuri, and A. Gupta, 2017: Climate Modeling in India: Present Status and Way Forward. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc. doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-16-0322.1 (in press).

  5. Charu Singh, Dilip Ganguly and S. K. Dash (2017), On the dust load and rainfall relationship in South Asia: an analysis from CMIP5. Climate Dynamics, doi: 10.1007/s00382-017-3617-x. (In-Press).

  6. Ankur P. Sati and Manju Mohan (2017). The impact of urbanization during half a century on surface meteorology based on WRF model simulations over National Capital Region, India, Theoretical and Applied Climatology, DOI: 10.1007/s00704-017-2275-6. (in press)

  7. Mbienda, A. J. K., C. Tchawoua, D. A. Vondou, P. Choumbou, C. K. Sadem and S. Dey, “Sensitivity experiments of RegCM4 simulations to different convective schemes over Central Africa", International Journal of Climatology,37, 328-342, 2017

  8. Mbienda, A. J. K., C. Tchawoua, D. A. Vondou, P. Choumbou, C. K. Sadem and S. Dey, “Impact of anthropogenic aerosols on climate variability over central Africa by using a regional climate model", International Journal of Climatology,37, 249-267, 2017

  9. Smita Pandey and A D Rao, “An Improved Cyclonic Wind Distribution for Computation of Storm Surges", Natural Hazards (Communicated).

  10. Sachiko Mohanty, A D Rao and G Latha, “Energetics of Internal tides in the Andaman Sea", Journal of physical oceanography (Communicated).

  11. Sachiko Mohanty and A D Rao, “Seasonal variability of internal tides in the western Bay of Bengal", Progress in Oceanography (Communicated).

  12. Mishra, S.K., Sahany, S. & Salunke, P. 2016: Linkages between MJO and summer monsoon rainfall over India and surrounding region. Meteorol Atmos Phys, (in Press) doi:10.1007/s00703-016-0470-0.

  13. Prakash K.R. and Vimlesh Pant (2016), Upper oceanic response to tropical cyclone Phailin in the Bay of Bengal using a coupled atmosphere-ocean model, Ocean Dynamics, doi:10.1007/s10236-016-1020-5, pp 1-14.2017

  14. C. Singh, D. Ganguly, and S. K. Dash (2016), Aerosols and contrasting monsoon conditions over the western Himalayan region, Remote Sensing of the Atmosphere, Clouds, and Precipitation VI, Proc. of SPIE Vol. 9876, doi:10.1117/12.222352.

  15. Aniket Chakravorty, Bhagu Ram Chahar , O.P. Sharma, C.T. Dhanya, (2016): A regional scale performance evaluation of SMOS and ESA-CCI soil moisture products over India with simulated soil moisture from MERRA-Land, Vol.186, 514–527.

  16. Verdhen Anand, BR Chahar, O.P. Sharma, 2016: Winter Precipitation and Snowpack-melt with Temperature and Elevation at Solang Valley, India; Hydrol Current Res, vol.7(2),3439-3453. DOI 10.1007/s11269-014-0662-7

  17. Verdhen Anand, Bhagu Ram Chahar, Ashwagosha Ganju, O.P. Sharma, 2016: Modeling Snowline Altitudes in the Himalayan Watershed, ASCE J. Hydrol. Eng., vol.21(1),10.1061/(ASCE)HE.1943-5584.0001255, 04015056.

  18. Jensen T.G., H.W. Wijesekera, E.S. Nyadjro, P. Thoppil, J. Shriver, K.K. Sandeep, Vimlesh Pant, 'Modeling salinity exchanges between the equatorial Indian Ocean and the Bay of Bengal', Oceanography, 29 (2):92-101,, 2016.

  19. Yoon, J.-H., P. J. Rasch, H. Wang, V. Vinoj, and D. Ganguly (2016), The role of carbonaceous aerosols on short-term variations of precipitation over North Africa., Atmosph. Sci. Lett., 17: 407–414. doi: 10.1002/asl.672.

  20. Tiwari, P. R., S. C. Kar, U. C. Mohanty, S. Dey, S. Kumari, P. Sinha, P. V. S. Raju and M. S. Shekhar, "Simulations of tropical circulation and winter precipitation over north India: An application of a tropical band version of Regional Climate Model (RegT-Band)", Pure and Applied Geophysics,, 173, 657-674, 2016.

  21. Tiwari, P., S. C. Kar, U. C. Mohanty, S. Dey, S. Kumari and P. Sinha, "Seasonal prediction skill of winter temperature over North India", Theoretical and Applied Climatology,, 124, 15-29, 2016

  22. Das, S., S. Dey, and S. K. Dash, "Direct radiative effects of anthropogenic aerosols on Indian summer monsoon circulation", Theoretical and Applied Climatology,, 124, 629-639, 2016.

  23. Chowdhury, S., S. Dey, S. Ghosh and T. Saud, "Satellite-based estimates of aerosol washout and recovery over India during monsoon", Aerosol and Air Quality Research,, 16, 1302-1314, 2016 .

  24. Kumar, S., S. Dey and A. Srivastava, "Quantifying enhancement in aerosol radiative forcing during 'extreme aerosol days' in summaer at Delhi national capital region", Science of the Total Environment,, 550, 994-1000, 2016.

  25. Choudhury, S. and S. Dey, "Cause-specific premature death from ambient PM2.5 exposure in India: Estimate adjusted for baseline mortality", Environment International,, 91, 283-290, 2016

  26. Tiwari, P., S. C. Kar, U. C. Mohanty, S. Dey, P. Sinha, P. V. S. Raju and M. S. Shekhar, "On the dynamical downscaling and bias correction of seasonal-scale winter precipitation predictions over North India", Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society,, 142, 2398-2410, 2016

  27. Saud, T., S. Dey, S. Das and S. Dutta, "A satellite-based 13-year climatology of net cloud radiative forcing over the Indian monsoon region", Atmospheric Research,, 182, 76-86, 2016

  28. Pramod Kumar and Maithili Sharan, An Analytical Dispersion Model for Sources in the Atmospheric Surface Layer with Dry Deposition to the Ground Surface. Aerosol and Air Quality Research 16, 1284 -1294 (2016)

  29. Madhu Joshi, A D Rao, Sachiko Mohanty, Himansu K Pradhan, V S N Murty and KVSR Prasad (2016) " Internal waves over the shelf in the western Bay of Bengal: A case study" Ocean Dynamics (accepted), 2016.

  30. Mohan. M., Sati, A. P., 2016. WRF Model Performance Analysis for a Suite of Simulation Design . Atmospheric Research . Atmospheric Research 169, 280–291

  31. Mohan, M., Kandya, A., 2015. Impact of Urbanization and Land-use / Land-cover change on Diurnal Temperature Range: A case study of Tropical Urban Airshed of India using remote sensing data. Science of the Total Environment 506–507 (2015), 453–465.

  32. Gupta, M., Mohan, M., 2015. Validation of WRF/Chem model and sensitivity of chemical mechanisms to ozone simulation over megacity Delhi. Atmospheric Enviornment (122): 220-229

  33. Bhati, S., Mohan, M., 2015. WRF model evaluation for the urban heat island assessment under varying land use/land cover and reference site conditions. Theoretical and Applied Climatology, pp 1-16. 10.1007/s00704-015-1589-5

  34. Pant, Vimlesh, M.S. Girishkumar, T.V.S. UdayaBhaskar, M. Ravichandran, F. Papa, and V.P. Thangaprakash, 'Observed interannual variability of near-surface salinity in the Bay of Bengal', J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 120, 3315-3329, doi:10.1002/2014JC010340, 2015.

  35. Chitranshi, S., S. P. Sharma and S. Dey, "Satellite-based estimates of outdoor particulate pollution (PM10) for Agra city in Northern India", Air Quality, Atmosphere and Health,, 8 (1), 55-65, 2015

  36. Das, S., S. Dey and S. K. Dash, "Impacts of aerosols on dynamics of Indian summer monsoon using a Regional Climate Model", Climate Dynamics,, 44 (5-6), 1685-1697, 2015.

  37. Chitranshi, S., S. P. Sharma and S. Dey, "Spatio-temporal Variations in the Estimation of PM10 from MODIS derived Aerosol Optical Depth for the Urban Areas in the Central Indo-Gangetic Plain", Meteorology and Atmospheric Physics,, 127 (1), 107-121, 2015.

  38. Dey, S., N. Nishant, K. Sengupta and S. Ghosh, "Cloud climatology over the oceanic regions adjacent to the Indian subcontinent: Inter-comparison between passive and active sensors",International Journal of Remote Sensing,, 36(3), 899-913, 2015.

  39. Das, S., S. Dey, S. K. Dash, G. Giuliani and F. Solmon, "Dust aerosol feedback on the Indian summer monsoon: Sensitivity to absorption property", Journal of Geophysical Research,, 120 (18), 9642-9652, 2015.

  40. S.K.Singh, Maithili Sharan and J.P.Issartel, Inverse Modelling Methods for Identifying Unknown Releases in Emergency Scenarios: an Overview, Int. J. Environment and Pollution, 57, 68-91 (2015)

  41. S.K.Singh, Maithili Sharan and Amit K Singh, Reconstructing Height of an Unknown Point Release using Least-squares Data Assimilation. Q. J. Roy. Meteorol. Soc. 141, 1376-1388 (2015).

  42. Piyush Srivastava and Maithili Sharan, Characteristics of Drag coefficient Over a Tropical Environment in Convective Conditions, J. Atmos. Sci. 72, 4903-4913  2015).

  43. Pandey Gavendra and Maithili Sharan, Simulation of Plume Dispersion of multiple releases in Fusion Field Trial-07 Experiment. Atmospheric Environment, 122, 672-685 (2015).

  44. Maithili Sharan and Piyush Srivastava, Characteristics of heat flux in unstable atmospheric surface layer.  J. Atmos. Sci. doi: 10.1175/JAS-D-15-0291.1.

  45. H. K. Pradhan, A D Rao, Sachiko Mohanty,” Surface circulation and temperature inversions in the western Bay of Bengal using MITgcm”, Indian Journal of Applied Research, Vol.5, Issue: April 2015.

  46. H. K. Pradhan, A. D. Rao, and S. Mohanty,” Generation of internal tides: An interaction of tides with variable topography and coastal geometry,” Ocean Science Journal, vol. 50, no. 2, pp. 183-194, 2015.

  47. Himansu K Pradhan, A D Rao and Madhu Joshi,” Neap-spring Variability of internal waves over the shelf-slope along western Bay of Bengal associated with local stratification”, Natural Hazards. DOI: 10.1007/s11069-015-2027-9

  48. D.Rao, PouloseJismy ,Upadhyay Puja, Mohanty Sachiko,” Local-Scale Assessment of Tropical Cyclone Induced Storm Surge Inundation over the Coastal Zones of India in Probabilistic Climate Risk Scenario”, Ocean Science Journal "Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015 DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-25138-7_8.

  49. HimansuK.Pradhan, A.D.Rao, Mohanty Sachiko,” Inter-seasonal variability of internal tides in the western Bay of Bengal”, Nat Hazards" DOI 10.1007/s11069-016-2459.

  50. S. Das, S. Deyand S.K.Dash, Direct radiative effects of anthropogenic aerosols on Indian summer monsoon circulation,Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 2015, 1-11 doi:10.1007/s00704-015-1444-8.

  51. S. Das, S. Dey, S. K. Dash, G. Giuliani, and F. Solmon, Dust aerosol feedback on the Indian summer monsoon: Sensitivity to absorption property, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 2015,120, doi:10.1002/2015JD023589

  52. R. Shrivastava,S.K.Dash, R.B.Oza and M. N. Hegde, Evaluation of parameterization schemes in the Weather Research and Forecasting (WRF) model: A case study for the Kaiga Nuclear Power Plant Site, Annals of Nuclear Energy2015, 75, 693-702.

  53. K. C. Pattnayak , S. K. Panda, Vaishali Saraswat and S. K. Dash, Relationship between Tropospheric Temperature and Indian Summer Monsoon rainfall as simulated by RegCM3, Climate Dynamics,2015,DOI 10.1007/s00382-015-2758-z.

  54. S.K. Dash, K. C. Pattnayak, S. K. Panda, Deepika Vaddi and Ashu Mamgain, Impact of domain size on the simulation of Indian Summer Monsoon in RegCM4 using mixed convection scheme and driven by HadGEM2, Climate Dynamics, 2015, 44, 961-975.

  55. Xia, G., L. Zhou, J. M. Freedman, S. Baidya Roy, R. A. Harris, M. Cervarich, and J. Arnfield, 2015, Investigation of Roles of Atmospheric Boundary Layer Turbulence, Wind Speed, and Stability on Wind Farm Induced Warming Effects Using Observations from a Field Campaign, Climate Dynamics, doi: 10.1007/s00382-015-2696-9.

  56. Lolla, S., S. Baidya Roy, S. Chowdhury, 2015, Wind and solar resources in India, Energy Procedia, 76, 187-192, doi:10.1016/j.egypro.2015.07.895

  57. Ishtiaque S.M., R.S. Rengasamy, O.P. Sharma and B.R. Das, 2015: Influence of fibre strength and yarn structural characteristics on tensile failure of blended spun yarns: a prediction model. Journal of the Textile Institute; (DOI:10.1080/ 00405000.2015.1016345)

  58. Slawsky, L., L. Zhou, S. Baidya Roy, G. Xia, M. Vuille, and R. A. Harris, 2015, Climatic Impacts of Wind Farms Observed over Northern Illinois, Sensors, 15, 14981-15005; doi:10.3390/s150714981.

  59. Maithili Sharan and Piyush Srivastava, A Semi-Analytical Approach for Parametrization of the Obukhov Stability Parameter in the Unstable Atmospheric Surface Layer. Boundary Layer Meteorology, 153, 339-353 (2014) DOI – Springer.

  60. Baidya Roy, S., M. Smith, L. Morris,  N. Orlovski and A. Khalilov, 2014, Continuing desiccation of the Aral Sea and its effects on the climate of  Central Asia, J. Arid Environments, doi:10.1016/j.jaridenv.2014.06.008.

  61. S.K. Dash, S.K. Mishra, K.C. Pattnayak, Ashu Mamgain, L Mariotti, E Coppola, F Giorgi and G Giuliani, Projected Seasonal Mean Summer Monsoon over India and Adjoining Regions for the 21st Century, Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 2014,DOI10.1007/s00704-014-1310-0.

  62. R. Shrivastava, S.K.Dash, R.B.Oza, and D.N.Sharma,Evaluation of parameterization schemes in the WRF model for estimation of mixing height, International Journal of Atmospheric Sciences, 2014, Article ID 451578, 1-9,

  63. Dipak K. Sahu, S. K. Dash and S. C. Bhan, Impact of surface observations on simulation of rainfall over NCR Delhi using regional background error statistics in WRF-3DVAR model, Meteorology and Atmospheric Physics, 2014, 125, 1-2, pp 17-42, DOI: 10.1007/s00703-014-0320-x.

  64. R. Shrivastava, S. K. Dash, M. N. Hedge, K. S. PradeepKumar and D. N. Sharma,Validation of the TRMM multi satellite rainfall product 3B42 and estimation of scavenging coefficients for 131I and 137Cs using TRMM 3B42 rainfall data, Journal of Environmental Radioactivity, 2014, 138, 132-136.

  65. S. Das, S. Dey and S.K.Dash, Impacts of aerosols on dynamics of Indian summer monsoon using a regional climate model, Climate Dynamics, 2014, 1–13 doi:10.1007/s00382-014-2284-4.

  66. S. Das, S.Dey and S. K. Dash, Inter-annual variations in natural and anthropogenic aerosol loadings over the seas adjoining India using a hybrid approach, Atmospheric Science Letters, 2014, 15: 58–64. doi: 10.1002/asl2.469.

  67. AshuMamgain, S. K. Dash, Laura Mariotti, Erika Coppola, Filippo Giorgi , Indian winter monsoon circulation and rainfall as simulated by RegCM4 in the CORDEX, Vayumandal, 2014, 39 (3-4), 25-34.

  68. Himansu K Pradhan, A. D. Rao, K. K. G. Reddy, and S. Mohanty,” Internal wave simulation for different angles and shapes of continental shelf," in Oceans - St. John's, 2014.”, IEEE, 2014, pp. 1-5. [Online]. Available:

  69. Sinha, P., P. R. Tiwari, S. C. Kar, U. C. Mohanty P. V. S. Raju, S. Dey and M. S. Shekhar, "Sensitivity studies on convective schemes and model resolutions in the simulations of wintertime circulation and precipitation over the Western Himalayas", Pure and Applied Geophysics,, 172 (2), 503-530, 2014.

  70. Ahmed, R., S. Dey and M. Mohan, "A study to improve nighttime fog detection in the Indo-Gangetic Basin using satellite data and to investigate the connection to aerosols",Meteorological Applications, 2014.

  71. Srivastava, P., S. Dey, P. Agarwal and G. Basil, "Aerosol characteristics over Delhi National Capital Region: A satellite view", International Journal of Remote Sensing,, 35(13), 5036-5052, 2014.

  72. Tiwari, P., S. C. Kar, U. C. Mohanty, S. Dey, P. Sinha, P. V. S. Raju and M. Shekhar, "Dynamical downscaling approach for wintertime seasonal scale simulation over the Western Himalayas", ActaGeophysica, 62 (4), 930-952, 2014.

  73. Tiwari, P., S. C. Kar, U. C. Mohanty, S. Kumari, P. Sinha, A. Nair and S. Dey, "Skill of precipitation prediction with GCMs over North India during winter season", International Journal of Climatology, 2014.

  74. Das, S., Dey, S. and S. K. Dash, "Inter-annual variations in natural and anthropogenic aerosol loadings over the seas adjoining India using a hybrid approach", Atmospheric Science Letters, 15, 58-64, 2014.

  75. Pramod Kumar and Maithili Sharan, A Generalized Analytical Model for Crosswind Integrated Concentrations with Ground Level Deposition in the Atmospheric Boundary Layer. Environmental Modeling& Assessment, 19, 487-501 (2014)– Springer.

  76. Verdhen Anand., Bhagu Ram Chahar, and O.P. Sharma, 2014: Spring Time Snowmelt and Streamflow Predictions in the Himalayan Mountain. ASCE’s Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, vol.19(7), pp.1452-1461.

  77. Verdhen Anand., Bhagu Ram Chahar, and O.P. Sharma, 2014: Snowmelt Modelling Approaches in Watershed Models: Computation and Comparison of Efficiencies under Varying Climatic Conditions. Water Resource Management, vol.28(11), pp.2439-3453.

  78. Misra, A. Jayaraman, D. Ganguly (2014), Validation of Version 5.1 MODIS Aerosol Optical Depth (Deep Blue Algorithm and Dark Target Approach) over a Semi-Arid Location in Western India, Aerosol and Air Quality Research, doi: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.01.0004.2015

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