History of the department :
Center for Atmospheric Science was established in between 1985-1986.Afterwards, it was transferred to a Department in the year 2002.
First,M.tech. Degree was offered from this center.Now M.Sc. Degree is offered since 2002.Every year 16 students are admitted in our
Department.After obtaining M.Sc. Degree,students are carrying out research works in different institutes throughout the world.
Some of them are also carrying out their research works in our Department.After obtaining Ph.D. degree,some of them are appointed
as assistant professor in different universities and colleges.Some student are also appointed
as scientist in different research institutes.Some of them are also working in different offices.
Research scholars: 14 Students are carrying out research works under guidance of two proferssors.
Title of the programme
Principal collaborator of the department
Name and address of the collaborating institution
Principal collaborator of the collaborating institution
Duration of the programme
Weather and Lightning study
Earth Networks,Inc. 12410 Milestone Center Drive,Germantown MD 20876('EN')
In charge of Earth Networks
Thrust areas in teaching and research of the academic department : Different Atmospheric Phenomena of all zones of our Atmosphere,earthquake Phenomena, Solar physics.
Major activities : Recently, autometic weather station and lightning detector is set up in collaboration with Earth Networks on the roof of our Department. Recently Skymet started placement activity for our students.