Interdisciplinary Group in Climate Studies

Research areas

Climate Science: Detection, attribution and prediction of climate extremes,, factors affecting the Indian monsoon, aerosol radiative processes, LES of cloud processes, causality analysis and data assimilation, impact on hydrology and water resources, climate change impact on ocean processes, ocean mixing dynamics.

Vulnerability Assessment and Adaptation: Climate change impacts on cities, drivers and costs of adaptation; vulnerability analysis at national, sub­national and community levels; social & economic implications of climate change.

Mitigation and Policy: Climate mitigation, strategies for low­carbon development, assessment of climate change policies and mechanisms, enhanced carbon capture systems, multi­criteria mitigation assessment.