Publications in Peer-Reviewed Journals (2014)

    1. Ambili, K. M., R. K. Choudhary, and J.-P. St.- Maurice, “Seasonal differences in the sunrise undulations at the dip equator at solar minimum at two distinct locations and their relation with postsunset electrodynamics”, Journal of Geophysical Research (Space Physics), 119, 5777 - 5789, 2014. (
    2. Antony T, Raju C. S., Mathew N., Saha K., Moorthy K. K., “Detailed Study of Land Surface Microwave Emissivity over the Indian Subcontinent”, IEEE Trans. Geosci. & Remote Sens., V.52, No.6, 3604-3612,(2014)., Doi10.1109/TGRS.2013.2274010 , 2014.
    3. Anurose T. J. and D. Bala Subrahamanyam, "Assessment of a surface-layer parameterization scheme in an atmospheric model for varying meteorological conditions", Annales Geophysicae, 32, 669 - 675, 2014.(
    4. Arun K Dwivedi, Sagarika Chandra, Manoj Kumar, Sanjay Kumar, N.V.P. KiranKumar, “Atmospheric Surface layer responses to the extreme lightning day in Plateau region in India”, Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics, 120, 143 - 149, 2014. (
    5. Aruna, K., T.V. Lakshmi Kumar, D.N. Rao, B.V. Krishna Murthy, S. Suresh Babu, K. Krishna Moorthy, “Scattering and absorption characteristics of atmospheric aerosols over a semi-urban coastal environment”, Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics, 119, 211 - 222, 2014. (
    6. Babu, S. V, and G. Ramkumar, “Planetary waves – major forcing agent in generating stratospheric and mesospheric quasi biennial oscillation”, Current Science, 106(9), 2014.
    7. Bagiya, M. S., R Sridharan, S Sunda, L. Jose, T. K. Pant, “Critical assessment of the forecasting capability of L-band scintillation over the magnetic equatorial region–Campaign results”, Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics, 110-111, 15 - 22, 2014. (
    8. Bisht, R. S., A. K. Hait, P. N. Babu, S. S. Sarkar, A. Benerji, A. Biswas, A.K. Saji, D. R. M. Samudraiah, A. S. Kirankumar, T. K. Pant, T. Parimalarangan, “Limb Viewing Hyper Spectral Imager (LiVHySI) for airglow measurements onboard YOUTHSAT-1”, Advances in space Research, 54, 554 - 563, 2014. (
    9. Chakrabarty, D., B. G. Fejer, S. Gurubaran, T. K. Pant, M. A. Abdu and R. Sekar , “On the pre-midnight ascent of F-layer in the June solstice during the deep solar minimum in 2008 over the Indian sector”, Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics, 121, Part B, 177 – 187, 2014. (
    10. Das, S. S., K. K. Kumar, K. N. Uma, M. V. Ratnam, A. K. Patra, S. K. Das, A. K. Ghosh, and A. R. Jain, “Modulation of thermal structure in the upper troposphere and lower stratosphere (UTLS) region by inertia-gravity waves : A case study inferred from simultaneous MST radar and GPS sonde observations”, Indian Journal Radio and Space Physics (NISCAIR-CSIR), 43, 2014, PACS No. 92.60.hd;92.60.hf,92.60.hh
    11. Dhaka S.K, V Kumar , R K Choudhary,Shu-Peng Ho, M. Takahashi, and Shigeo Yoden (2014), Indications of a strong dynamical coupling between the polar and tropical regions during the sudden stratospheric warming event January 2009, based on COSMIC/FORMASAT-3 Satellite temperature data, Atmospheric Research.
    12. Duggirala Pallamraju, Jeffrey Baumgardner, Ravindra P Singh, Fazlul I Laskar, Christopher Mendillo, Timothy Cook, Sean Lockwood, R Narayanan, Tarun K Pant, Supriya Chakrabarti, “Daytime wave characteristics in the mesosphere lower thermosphere region: Results from the Balloon-borne Investigations of Regional-atmospheric Dynamics experiment”, Journal of Geophysical Research (Space Physics), 119, 2229 - 2242, 2014. (
    13. Girach, I. A. and P. R. Nair, “Carbon monoxide over Indian region as observed by MOPITT", Atmospheric Environment, 99, 599 - 609, 2014. (
    14. Girach, I. A. and P. R. Nair, “On the vertical distribution of Carbon monoxide over Bay of Bengal during winter: Role of water vapour and vertical updrafts”, Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics, 117, 31 - 47, 2014. (
    15. Girach, I. A., V. S. Nair, S. S. Babu and P. R. Nair, “Black Carbon and Carbon Monoxide over Bay of Bengal during W_ICARB: Source characteristics”, Atmospheric Environment, 94, 508 - 517, 2014. (
    16. Gogoi, Mukunda M., K. K. Moorthy, S. K. Kompalli, J. P. Chaubey, S. S. Babu, M. R. Manoj, V. S. Nair, T. P. Prabhu, “Physical and optical properties of aerosols in a free tropospheric environment: Results from long-term observations over western trans-Himalayas”, Atmospheric Environment, 84, 262 - 274, 2014. (
    17. Gopal, K. R., S. M. Arafath, A. P. Lingaswamy, G. Balakrishnaiah, S. P. Kumari, K. U. Devi, N. S. K. Reddy, K. R. O. Reddy, M. P. Reddy, R. R. Reddy and S. S. Babu, “In-situ measurements of atmospheric aerosols by using integrating nephelometer over a semi-arid station, Southern India”, Atmospheric Environment, 86, 228-240, 2014. (
    18. Harada, Y., Y. Futaana, S. Barabash, M. Wieser, P. Wurz, A. Bhardwaj, K. Asamura, Y. Saito, S. Yokota, H. Tsunakawa, and S. Machida, “Backscattered energetic neutral atoms from the Moon in the Earth’s plasma sheet observed by Chandarayaan-1/Sub-keV Atom Reflecting Analyzer instrument”, Journal of Geophysical Research, 119, 3573-3584, 2014. (
    19. Hossain, M. M., C. Vineeth, T. K. Pant, and S. G. Sumod, “An Investigation on Substantial day-to-day Variability of Daytime Sodium Airglow measured using a Monochromator over a Tropical Station”, Earth Planets and Space, 66, 56, 2014. (
    20. Kishore Kumar, G., K. Kishore Kumar, W. Singer, C. Zülicke, S. Gurubaran, G. Baumgarten, G. Ramkumar, S. Sathishkumar, and M. Rapp, “Mesosphere and lower thermosphere zonal wind variations over low latitudes: Relation to local stratospheric zonal winds and global circulation anomalies”, Journal of Geophysical Research, 119, 5913 – 5927, 2014, (
    21. Kompalli S. K., S. Suresh Babu, K. Krishna Moorthy, M. R. Manoj, N. V. P. Kirankumar, K. Hareef Baba Shaeb, Ashok Kumar Joshi (2014), “Aerosol Black Carbon characteristics over Central India: Temporal variation and its dependence on mixed layer height”, Atmospheric Research, 147-148, 27 - 37. (
    22. Kompalli, S. K., K. Krishna Moorthy, S. Suresh Babu, M. R. Manoj, “Aerosol mass size distribution and black carbon over a high altitude location in Western Trans-Himalayas: Impact of a dust episode”, Aeolian Research, 15, 161 - 168, 2014. ( /j.aeolia. 2014.05.003)
    23. Kompalli, S. K., S. Suresh Babu, K. Krishna Moorthy, Mukunda M. Gogoi, Vijayakumar S. Nair and Jai Prakash Chaubey, “The formation and growth of ultrafine particles in two contrasting environments: A case study”, Annales Geophysicae., 32, 817 - 830, 2014. (
    24. Kompalli, S.K., K.K. Moorthy and S.S. Babu, “Rapid response of atmospheric BC to anthropogenic sources: observational evidence”, Atmospheric Science Letters, 15(3), 166 – 171, 2014. (
    25. Kumar V, S. K. Dhaka, R. K. Choudhary, Shu-Peng Ho, and K. Krishna Reddy (2014), On the occurrence of the coldest region in the stratosphere and tropical tropopause stability: study using COSMIC/FORMOSAT-3 satellite measurements, Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics, 121, 271-286.
    26. Lue, C., Y. Futaana, S. Barabash, M. Wieser, A. Bhardwaj, and P. Wurz, “Chandrayaan-1 observations of backscattered solar wind protons from the lunar regolith: Dependence on the solar wind speed”, Journal of Geophysical Research, 119, 968 - 975, 2014 (
    27. Manju,G. , Madhav Haridas M. K., G. Ramkumar, T. K. Pant, R. Sridharan and P. Sreelatha, “Gravity wave signatures in the dip equatorial ionosphere -thermosphere system during the annular solar eclipse of 15 January 2010”, Journal of Geophysical Research (Space Physics), 119, 4929 - 4937, 2014. (
    28. Masters, A., N. Achilleos, C. Agnor, S. Campagnola, S. Charnoz, B. Christophe, A. Coates, L. Fletcher, G. Jones, L. Lamy, F. Marzari, N. Nettelmann, J. Ruiz, R. Ambrosi, N. Andre, A. Bhardwaj, J. Fortney, C. Hansen, R. Helled, G. Moragas-Klostermeyer, G. Orton, L. Ray, S. Reynaud, N. Sergis, R. Srama, and M. Volwerk, “Neptune and Triton: Essential pieces of the Solar System puzzle”, Planetary and Space Science, 104, 108 - 121, 2014. (
    29. McKenna-Lawlor, S., A. Bhardwaj, F. Ferrari, N. Kuznetsov, A. K. Lal, Y. Li, A. Nagamatsu, R. Nymmik, M. Panasyuk, V. Petrov, G. Reitz, L. Pinsky, S. M. Shukor, A. K Singhvi, U. Straube, L. Tomi, and T. Lawrence, “Feasibility study of astronaut standardized career dose limits in LEO and the outlook for BLEO”, Acta Astronautica, 104, 2, 565 - 573, 2014. (
    30. Menon, H B., S. Shirodkar, S. Kedia, S. Ramachandran, S. S. Babu, K. K. Moorthy, “Temporal variation of aerosol optical depth and associated shortwave radiative forcing over a coastal site along the west coast of India”, Science of Total Environment, 468 - 469, 2014. (
    31. Mridula, N., T. K. Pant, C. Vineeth, K. Kishore Kumar, “Features of the occurrence of the additional stratification on the bottom-side F region over the equatorial location of Trivandrum”, Advances in space Research, 54, 403 – 408, 2014. (
    32. Nair, A. K. M. and K. Rajeev, “Multi-year CloudSat and CALIPSO Observations of the Dependence of Cloud Vertical Distribution on Sea Surface Temperature and Tropospheric Dynamics”, Journal of Climate, 27, 672 - 683, 2014. (
    33. Nair, P. R., S. K. George, S. Aryasree and S. Jacob, “Chemical composition of aerosols over Bay of Bengal during pre-monsoon: Dominance of anthropogenic sources”, Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics, 109, 54 - 65, 2014. (
    34. Nair, V. S., S. Suresh Babu, K. Krishna Moorthy, S. K. Satheesh, “Implications of multiple scattering on the assessment of black carbon aerosol radiative forcing”, Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy & Radiative Transfer, 148, 134 - 140, 2014. (
    35. Namboodiri, K. V. S., P. K. Dileep, Rahul Karunakaran Nileshwar, Koshy Mammen and N. V. P. Kirankumar, “Coastal Boundary LayerCharacteristics of Wind, Turbulence and Surface Roughness Parameter (Z0) over the Thumba Equatorial Rocket Launching Station (TERLS), India”, Journal of Climatology, Vol. 2014, Article ID 504178, 21 pages, 2014. (
    36. Nayak, C. K., V. Yadav, B. Kakad, S. Sripathi, K. Emperumal, T. K. Pant, A. Bhattacharyya, and Shuanggen Jin, “Peculiar features of ionospheric F3 layer during prolonged solar minimum(2007–2009)”, Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics, 119, 8685 – 8697, 2014. (
    37. Pathak, B., A. Borgohain, P. K. Bhuyan, S. S. Kundu, S. Sudhakar, M. M. Gogoi, T. Takemura, “Spatial heterogeneity in near surface aerosol characteristics across the BrahmaputraValley”, Journal of Earth System Sciences, 123, 651 - 663, 2014.
    38. Prijith, S.S., M. Aloysius, M. Mohan, “Relationship between wind speed and sea salt aerosol production: a new approach”, Journal of Atmospheric and Solar Terrestrial Physics, 34-40, 2014. (
    39. Raghuram, S., and A. Bhardwaj, “Photochemistry of atomic oxygen green and red-doublet emissions in comets at larger heliocentric distances”, Astronomy and Astrophysics, 566, A134, 2014. (
    40. Rastogi, R. G., H. Chandra, P. Janardhan, Thai Lan Hoang, Louis Condori, T. K. Pant, D. S. V. V. D. Prasad and B Reinisch, “Spread-F during the magnetic storm of 22 January 2004 at low latitudes: Effect of IMF-Bz in relation to local sunset time”, Journal of Earth System Science, 123, 1273 - 1285, 2014.
    41. Ratnam, M. V., S.V. Sunilkumar, K. Parameswaran, B.V. Krishna Murthy, Geetha Ramkumar, K. Rajeev, G. Basha, S. R. Babu, M. Muhsin, Manoj K. Mishra, A . Hemanth Kumar, S.T. Akhil Raj, M. Pramitha, “Tropical tropopause dynamics (TTD) campaigns over Indian region: An overview”, Journal of Atmospheric and Solar Terrestrial Physics, 121, Part B, 229 - 239, 2014. (
    42. Ravindra Babu, S., M. V. Ratnam, S. V. Sunilkumar, K. Parameswaran, B. V. Krishna Murthy, “Detection of tropopause altitude using Indian MST radar data and comparison with simultaneous radiosonde observations”, Journal of Atmospheric and Solar Terrestrial Physics, 121, 240 - 247, 2014.
    43. Simi, K. G., C. Vineeth, T. K. Pant, “Analysis of post-sunset F-region vertical plasma drifts during Counter Electrojet days using multi frequency HF Doppler Radar”, Advances in Space Research, 54, 456 - 462, 2014. (
    44. Sreelatha, P., P. Pradeepkumar and S. V. Mohankumar, “A LabVIEW based extended (10,5) binary hamming code generator for telecommanding applications”, International Journal of Soft Computing and Engineering, 4(2), 70 - 73, 2014.
    45. Sumod, S.G., T. K. Pant, C. Vineeth and M. M. Hossain, “On the ionospheric and thermospheric response of Solar flare events of January 19, 2005: An investigation using radio and optical techniques”, Journal of Geophysical Research (Space Physics), 119, 5049 - 5059, 2014. (
    46. Sridharan R, Mala S.Bagiya, Surendra Sunda R. K. Choudhary, T. K. Pant, Lijo Jose (2014), First results on forecasting the spatial occurrence pattern of L-band scintillation and its temporal evolution, Journal of Atmospheric and Solar Terrestrial Physics, 119, 53–62.
    47. Udayasoorian, C., R. M. Jayabalakrishnan, A. R. Suguna, Mukunda M. Gogoi, and S. Suresh Babu, “Aerosol Black Carbon Characteristics over a High Altitude Western Ghats location in Southern India”, Annales Geophysicae, 32, 1 - 11, 2014. (
    48. Uma, K. N., S. K. Das, and S. S. Das, “A climatological perspective of water vapor at the UTLS region over different global monsoon regions: observations inferred from the Aura-MLS and reanalysis data”, Climate Dynamics, 43(1-2), 407 – 420, 2014, (
    49. Vorburger, A., P. Wurz, S. Barabash, M. Wieser, Y. Futaana, M. Holmström, A. Bhardwaj, and K. Asamura, “First Direct Observation of Sputtered Lunar Oxygen”, Journal of Geophysical Research, 119, 709 - 722, 2014. (


    Other Important Publications


    1. Anil Bhardwaj, Carey M. Lisse, and Konrad Dennerl, "X-rays in the Solar System." in Encyclopedia of the Solar System, 3rd Edition, Editors: Tilman Spohn, Doris Breur, Torrence V. Johnson, pp 1019 - 1045, Elsevier, 2014 (DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-12-415845-0-00048-7).
    2. Anil Bhardwaj, Guest Editor, Special Issue on "Lunar Science and Exploration", Advances in Space Research, Vol. 54 (No. 10), 2014.