Publications in Peer-Reviewed Journals (2019)

  1. Subrahmanyam, K. V. and K. Kishore Kumar (2020), Multi-Layered Cloud Distribution Over Tropical Station Using Radiosonde Humidity Observations and CloudSat Measurements, Environment and Natural Resources Research, .
  2. Subrahmanyam, K.V., Karanam Kishore Kumar & Nelli Narendra Reddy (2019): New Insights into the Convective System Characteristics Over the Indian Summer Monsoon Region Using Space-Based Passive and Active Remote Sensing Techniques, IETE Technical Review, DOI: 10.1080/02564602.2019.1593890
  3. Koushik, N.,  K. K. Kumar,  K. V. Subrahmanyam,  G. Ramkumar,   I. A. Girach , M. Santosh, K. Nalini,  M. Nazeer,  P. R. Shreedevi  (2019), Characterization of inertia gravity waves and associated dynamics in the lower stratosphere over the Indian Antarctic station, Bharati (69.4°S, 76.2°E) during austral summers, Climate Dynamics,
  4. Mathew, S.S., Kumar, K.K. (2019), Characterization of the long-term changes in moisture, clouds and precipitation in the ascending and descending branches of the Hadley Circulation, Journal of Hydrology, doi:
  5. Niranjan Kumar, K., D.V. Phanikumar, S. Sharma, G. Basha, M. Naja, T.B.M.J. Ouarda, M.V. Ratnam, K. Kishore kumar (2019), Influence of tropical-extratropical interactions on the dynamics of extreme rainfall event: A case study from Indian region, Dynamics of Atmospheres and Oceans, Volume 85,Pages 28-40,
  6. Nair A., S.S.Das,A. Thomas, C. Sarangi, V.P. Kanawade (2019), Role of Cyclone “Ockhi” in the re-distribution of aerosols and its impact on
    the precipitation over the Arabian Sea, Atmospheric Research, 235,

  7. Shukla, K.K., D Phanikumar, K. Niranjan Kumar, N. Singh, N. Ojha, R.K. Newsom, S. K. Sharma, V. Kotamarthi, K. Kishore Kumar (2019), Investigations of vertical wind variations at a mountain top in the Himalaya using Doppler Lidar observations and model simulations, Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics, 183, 76-85, doi : 10.1016/j.jastp.2018.12.011.
  8. Kompalli, S.K., Suresh Babu, S., Satheesh, S. K., Krishna Moorthy, K., Das, T., Boopathy, R., Liu, D., Darbyshire, E., Allan, J., Brooks, J., Flynn, M., and Coe, H., "Seasonal contrast in size distributions and mixing state of black carbon and its association with PM1.0 chemical composition from the eastern coast of India", Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics Discussions, 2019. (http://dx.10.5194/acp-2019-376)
  9. Nair, V. S., Nair, J. V., Kompalli, S. K., Gogoi, M. M., and Babu, S. S., "Cloud Condensation Nuclei properties of South Asian outflow over the northern Indian Ocean during winter", Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics Discussions, 2019. (http://dx.10.5194/acp-2019-828)
  10. Brooks, J., Liu, D., Allan, J. D., Williams, P. I., Haywood, J., Highwood, E. J., Kompalli, S. K., Babu, S. S., Satheesh, S. K., Turner, A. G., and Coe, H., "Black Carbon physical and optical properties across northern India during pre-monsoon and monsoon seasons", Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics Discussions, 2019. (http://dx.10.5194/acp-2019-505)
  11. Gogoi, M.M., Lakshmi, N.B., Nair, V.S. Kompalli, S. K., Moorthy, K.K., Babu, S.S., "Seasonal contrast in the vertical profiles of aerosol number concentrations and size distributions over India: Implications from RAWEX aircraft campaign", Journal of Earth System Science, 128, 225, 2019. (http://dx.10.1007/s12040-019-1246-y)
  12. Gogoi, M.M., Rao C.T, Jayachandran V, Sobhan Kumar Kompalli, Nair, V.S., Rama Gopal, K., Babu, S.S., "Spatial gradient of aerosol mass concentrations and size distributions over southeastern Arabian Sea and equatorial Indian Ocean during ICARB-2018", Atmospheric Environment, 213, 727-738, 2019. (http://dx.10.1016/ j.atmosenv.2019.06.038)
  13. Arun, B. S., Aswini, A. R., Gogoi, M.M., Hegde,P., Sobhan Kumar Kompalli, Parmanand Sharma and S. Suresh Babu, "Physico-chemical and optical properties of aerosols at a background site (~4 km a.s.l.) in the western Himalayas", Atmospheric Environment, 218, 117017, 2019. (http://dx.10.1016/j.atmosenv.2019.117017)
  14. Ajayakumar R. S., Nair P. R., Girach I. A., Sunilkumar S.V., Muhsin M., Satheesh Chandran P.R., "Dynamical nature of tropospheric ozone over a tropical location in Peninsular India: Role of transport and water vapour", Atmospheric Environment, 218, 117018, 2019. (http://dx.10.1016/j.atmosenv.2019.117018)
  15. James Brooks, James D. Allan, Paul I. Williams, Dantong Liu, Cathryn Fox, Jim Haywood, Justin M. Langridge, Ellie J. Highwood, Sobhan K. Kompalli, Debbie O’Sullivan, Suresh S. Babu, Sreedharan K. Satheesh, Andrew G. Turner, and Hugh Coe, "Vertical and horizontal distribution of submicron aerosol chemical composition and physical characteristics across northern India during pre-monsoon and monsoon seasons", Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 19, 5615-5634, 2019. (http://dx.10.5194/acp-19-5615-2019)
  16. Lakshmi,N.B., S. Suresh Babu, Vijayakumar S. Nair, "Recent Regime Shifts in Mineral Dust Trends Over South Asia From Long-Term", IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON GEOSCIENCE AND REMOTE SENSING, Accepted, 2019. (http://dx.: 10.1109/TGRS.2019.2891338)
  17. Manoj, M. R., Satheesh, S. K., Moorthy,K. K., Gogoi, M. M., Babu, S. S., "Decreasing Trend in Black Carbon Aerosols Over the Indian Region", Geophysical Research Letters, 46, 2903–2910, 2019. (http://dx.10.1029/)
  18. Bharali, C., Nair, V. S., Chutia, L., Babu, S. S., "Modeling of the effects of wintertime aerosols on boundary layer properties over the Indo Gangetic Plain", Journal of Geophysical Research, 124, 1-17, 2019. (http://dx.2018GL081666)
  19. Madhav, H.M.K, Gharai,B. Subin Jose and Prajesh, T. , "CALIPSO Observations", Journal of Earth System Science, 13, 128, 2019. (http://dx.10.1007/s12040-018-1032-2)
  20. Chutia L., Ojha N., Girach I. A., Sahu L. K., Alvarado L. M. A., Burrows J. P., Pathak B., and Bhuyan P. K., "Distribution of volatile organic compounds over Indian subcontinent during winter: WRF-chem simulation versus observations", Environmental Pollution, 252, 256–269, 2019. (http://dx.10.1016/j.envpol.2019.05.097)
  21. Das S.S., Suneeth K. V., Ratnam M. V., Girach I. A. and Das S. K., "Upper tropospheric ozone transport from the sub-tropics to tropics over the Indian region during Asian summer monsoon", Climate Dynamics, 52, 4567–4581, 2019. (http://dx.10.1007/s00382-018-4418-6)
  22. Kavitha M. and P. R. Nair, "Satellite-retrieved vertical profiles of methane over the Indian region: impact of synoptic scale meteorology", International Journal of Remote Sensing, 2019. (http://dx.10.1080/01431161.2019.1580791)
  23. Ojha N., Girach I., Sharma K., Nair P., Singh J., Sharma N., Singh N., Flemming J., Inness A., Subrahmanyam K. V., "Surface ozone in the Doon Valley of the Himalayan foothills during spring", Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 2019. (http://dx.10.1007/s11356-019-05085-2)
  24. Krishnaprasad C., Thampi, S. V., & Bhardwaj, A., On the response of Martian ionosphere to the passage of a corotating interaction region:MAVEN observations.Journal ofGeophysical Research: Space Physics,124.2019,  
  25. Mridula N, T.K. Pant, Manju G, K V Subrahmanyam and K.K. Kumar, "On the role of F3 layers as well as solar flux in modulating the topside ionization over Indian region:an analysis", Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics , 2019. (
  26. Mohd Q J , D. S. Achanta, V. K. R. Natam, T K Pant, comparison of TEC estimation techniques using s1 and L5 signals of IRNSS, Journal Radioelectronics and Communications Systems, ISSN 0021—3470, (Russia), 2019.(
  27. Shreedevi P. R., and R. K. Choudhary, Y Yu, E G Thomas, Morphological study on the ionospheric variabilities at Bharati, a polar cusp station in the southern hemisphere. Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics, 2019. (
  28. Thampi, S. V., C Krishna Prasad, A. Bhardwaj, Y. Lee, R. K. Choudhary, and T. K. Pant, MAVEN observations of the response of Martian ionosphere to the interplanetary coronal mass ejections of March 2015Journal of Geophysics Research- Space Physics, 123, 8, 6917-6929, 2018. (
  29. Thampi, S. V.,C Krishna Prasad , P. R. Shreedevi, T. K. Pant, and A. Bhardwaj (2019), Acceleration of energetic ions in corotating interaction region near 1.5 AU: Evidence from MAVEN, Astrophysical Journal Letters, 2019 .( 10.3847/2041-8213/ab2b43).
  30. Vineeth C., A. Ajesh, T. K. Pant and Response of Thermospheric Nightglow Emissions over the magnetic Equator to Prompt Penetration Electric Field Events, Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics,2019. (
  31. Yadav S, C. Vineeth, K. K. Kumar, R. K. Choudhary, T. K. Pant, S. Sunda , The role of the phase of QBO in modulating the influence of the SSW effect on the Equatorial Ionosphere, Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics, 2019. ( 10.1029/2019JA026518).
  32. Sumod S G and T K Pant, ( 2019), An investigation of solar flare effects on equatorial ionosphere thermosphere using coordinated measurements, Earth  Planets and Space,, 76:125.
  33. Krishna, U. V. M., S. K. Das, K. N. Uma and G. Pandithurai (2019), “Retrieval of convective available potential energy from INSAT-3D measurements: comparison with radiosonde data and its spatial-temporal variations”, Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 12, 777-790, DOI: 10.5194/amt-12-777-2019.
  34. Nalini, K., S. Sijikumar, Vinu Valsala, Yogesh K. Tiwari, Radhika Ramachandran (2019), "Designing surface CO2 monitoring network to constrain the Indian land fluxes", Atmospheric Environment, 218, 117003.
  35. Subrahamanyam, D. B., Radhika Ramachandran, K. Nalini, Freddy P. Paul and S. Roshny (2019), “Performance Evaluation of COSMO Numerical Weather Prediction Model in Prediction of OCKHI - One of the Rarest Very Severe Cyclonic Storms: A Case Study”, Natural Hazards, 96, 431-459, DOI: 10.1007/s11069-018-3550-2.
  36. Uma, K. N., S. S. Das , K. K. Kumar, K. V. Subrahmanyam, G. Ramkumar, (In Press, 2019): “Characterization of internal inertia gravity wave over the low latitude: results from the RONAC-2012 campaign”, Meteorology and Atmospheric Physics, 131, 1605–1616,  
  37. Mukundan, V., and A. Bhardwaj, A Model for Negative Ion Chemistry in Titan's Ionosphere, The Astrophysical Journal, 856 (2), 168, 2018,doi: 10.3847/1538-4357/aab1f5.
  38. Yadav, V. K., N. Srivastava, S. S. Ghosh, P. T. Srikar and K. Subhalakshmi (2018), Science objectives of the Magnetic Field Experiment onboard Aditya-L1 Spacecraft, Advances in Space Research, 61 (2), 749-758, doi: 10.1016/j.asr.2017.11.008.
  39. S. Lavanya, N.V.P. Kirankumar, S. Aneesh, K.V. Subrahmanyam, S. Sijikumar, "Seasonal variation of raindrop size distribution over a coastal station Thumba: A quantitative analysis", Atmospheric Research, ISSN 0169-8095,, 2019
  40. Nilamoni Barman, Arup Borgohain, S.S. Kundu, Rakesh Roy, Biswajit Saha, Raman Solanki, N.V.P. Kiran Kumar, P.L.N Raju, "Daytime temporal variation of surface-layer parameters and turbulent kinetic energy budget in a topographically complex terrain over Umiam", Boundary-Layer Meteorol, 172, 1, 149-166., 2019
  41. Nilamoni Barman, Arup Borgohain, S.S. Kundu, Biswajit Saha,Rakesh Roy, Raman Solanki, N.V.P. Kiran Kumar, P.L.N Raju, "Impact of atmospheric conditions in surface-air exchange of energy in a topographically complex terrain over Umiam", Meteorol Atmos Phys, pp 1-14, DOI:, 2019
  42. Raman Solanki, Narendra Singh, N. V. P. Kiran Kumar, K. Rajeev, Ryoichi Imasu, S. K. Dhaka, "Impact of Mountainous Topography on Surface-Layer Parameters During Weak Mean-Flow Conditions",Boundary-Layer Meteorology, DOI:, 2019
  43. Kiran Kumar N.V.P., K. Jagadeesh, K. Niranjan, K. Rajeev, "Seasonal variations of sea breeze and its effect on the spectral behaviour of surface layer winds in the coastal zone near Visakhapatnam, India",Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics, ISSN 1364-6826, DOI:, 2019.
  44. Nithin Mohan, Suresh Raju Chellappan Pillai, Govind Swarup and Divya Oberoi, "Polarization and brightness temperature observations of Venus with the GMRT", Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (MNRAS), 487, 4819–4826, doi:10.1093/mnras/stz1556, 201