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Assistant Professor
Assistant Professor
Email: 
angshuman.modak@iitb.ac.in
angshuman.modak@gmail.com
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Research Interest: 
  • Climate change
  • Climate feedback
  • Climate sensitivity
  • Radiative forcing
  • Aerosols
  • Land-atmosphere interactions
  • Climate engineering
  • Emergent constraints
Educational Qualification: 
  • Ph.D., Atmospheric Sciences (2012-2018), Centre for Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences (CAOS), Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore, India | Thesis: Efficacy of solar irradiance, methane and black carbon aerosols; (CGPA: 7.6/8.0, Highest score) | The Roddam Family Medal for BEST Thesis

 

  • M.Tech, Climate Sciences (2010-2012), Centre for Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences (CAOS), Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore, India | Thesis: Stratospheric Geoengineering: Sensitivity of the Global Hydrological Cycle to the Meridional Distribution of Aerosols; (CGPA: 6.7/8.0) | Project grade – S, First Class with Distinction

 

  • B.Tech, Electronics and Communication Engineering (2006-2010), North Eastern Regional Institute of Science and Technology (NERIST), Arunachal Pradesh, India; (CGPA: 4.96/5.0, Highest score) | Gold medalist (Received from President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam)