Dr. Sandipan Mukherjee | GBPNIHE

Dr. Sandipan Mukherjee

Scientist D

,Centre Head,Ladakh Regional Centre

Contact: (0592) 241041(O) Extension :50

Area of Specialization




Climate Change


  • M.Sc. in Atmospheric Sciences from University of Calcutta, India (2006).
  • Ph.D. in Environmental Science from University of Canterbury, New Zealand (2013).
  • Training: Climate Dynamics from International Centre for Theoretical Physics, Italy (2008,2009) .


Monsoon Climatology and Dynamics

Boundary Layer Meteorology

Micrometeorological methods of GHG flux estimation

Weather and climate modeling (WRF, RegCM)

Work Experience


Research & Development

G.B Pant National Institue of Himalayan Environment and Sustainable Development

June-2013-Till date

Senior Teaching Fellow


University of Canterbury, New Zealand, 2012


Teaching fellow


University of Canterbury, New Zealand, 2010


Countries Visited

    Itlay    Japan    New Zealand    U.S.A.   

Awards / Recognition


Junior Research Fellow, 2007-2010, ISRO and MoES, GOI, at University of Allahabad, India

NIWA Graduate Researchers Fellowship, 2010-2013, New Zealand

Life Member of Indian Science Congress (2013)

Life Member of Indian Meteorological Society (2016)

Early Career Research Award, SERB-DST, GOI (2019)

Research Interests

Broad Subject Area Specialization Sector
Meteorology/Climatology Summer and winter Monsoon, Weather and climate modeling Earth and Environmental Sciences
Boundary layer process Dynamics and transport processes Earth and Environmental Sciences
Hydrometeorology Carbon and moisture flux and water cycle Earth and Environmental Sciences


Sl.No. Category Numbers
Peer Reviewed Reports 10
Peer Reviewed Papers 25
Paper in Book chapter 08
Popular article 10
Technical Manuals 01
Monographs 02
Policy Papers 01
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Technical Skills
  • Instruments : Open path Eddy Covariance system, Hydro-meteorological instruments, Black carbon analyzer, SODAR, LIDAR based ceilometers
  • Softwares : R, Matlab, Grads, Fortran
  • Working experience in Linux based High Performance Cluster Computers

Extra curricular activities

  • Hobbies:    Reading, Tramping
  • Sports:        Football

Dr. Sandipan Mukherjee   sandipanmukherjee@hotmail.com     sandipan@gbpihed.nic.in