OBSCON SERB Workshop: Department of Science & Technology 1707 views

Department of Science & Technology (DST), Government of India invites applications for the OBSCON 2017, SERB Workshop. Experts in the respective areas from premier Institutions and reputed organizations in the country like Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology, IITs, National Centre for Medium Range Weather Forecasting, Indian Meteorology Department, Ministry of Earth Science, reputed Universities, Indian Air Force and Indian Navy etc, will contribute to the training program along with the experienced faculty members of Air Force Administrative College.

Theme of the workshop: Observational and Computational Tools for Nowcasting

Duration: 15 – 26 May 2017

Age Limit: must not exceed 40 years

Qualification requirements:

  • Applicant must hold Post graduate degree in Physics, Mathematics, Meteorology, Oceanography or allied subjects / M.Tech. (any subject).
  • Applicants appeared for final M.Sc./M.Tech examinations and awaiting results are also eligible by forwarding letter from their respective Heads of Departments / institutions.
  • Due weightage will be given to PhD students, Postdoc fellows, young lecturers, working meteorologists and other candidates nominated by the operational agencies.

Applications:

  • All the selected candidates will be intimated through e-mail / post about their selection with other necessary details by 10 Apr 17.
  • The list of selected candidates will be available on the websites.

Topics included are:

  • Weather forecasting and Nowcasting.
  • Importance of modern observational techniques in Nowcasting.
  • Nowcasting Challenges for aviation with relevant case studies.
  • Doppler Weather Radar, Satellite, Lightning Detector and Microwave Radiometer, Upper Air Sounding System products and their utilisation in Nowcasting.
  • Numerical Weather Prediction and its utilization in Nowcasting.
  • Statistical Methods (MOS / PPM using Logistic /Power Regression, Factor Analysis, Cluster Analysis etc.)
  • Lab session on NWP modelling & application Software (McIDAS, RAOBS, SPSS, Digital Atmosphere etc.)
  • Field trip to provide first-hand exposure on aviation forecast.
—————-Quick Overview————-
Organization Department of Science & Technology (DST)
Fellowship Level Internship
Country India
Subject areas Meteorology
Fellowship amount Varies
Eligibility Open to Indian nationals
Deadline 31 March 2017
————————————

More information about the workshop

Company Information
  • Total Jobs 24 Jobs
  • Address India
Connect with us

University of Leiden: 10 PhD positions

University of Leiden: 10 PhD positions Position 1: PhD candidate in Design Optimization Algorithms for Energy Efficient and Healthy Buildings

Postdoctoral Fellow: Chemistry/Material Science at UiO

The Center for Materials Science and Nanotechnology/Department of Chemistry at University of Oslo (UiO) has position as Postdoctoral Research Fellow.

National Institute of Animal Biotechnology (NIAB): Scientist G, F, B

National Institute of Animal Biotechnology (NIAB) looking for Scientists and visionary academic leaders with outstanding record of research accomplishments to

PhD Student Position | Liquid Microjet

The Fritz-Haber-Institut (FHI) within the Max Planck Society (MPG) is inviting applications for a PhD position in Liquid Microjet. The

University of Wisconsin–Madison: 30 Postdoctoral positions

University of Wisconsin–Madison: 30 Postdoctoral positions Position 1: Research Associate (Postdoctoral) School of Pharmacy Deadline: Dec 31 2021 Position 2:

Masters PhD Program in Molecular Biology: Princeton University

Masters and PhD Program in Molecular Biology at Department of Molecular Biology, Princeton University: The Graduate Program in Molecular Biology

Masters, PhD, Postdoc, Research: 1000 Fellowships

Joint PhD Program: University of Queensland IIT Delhi (300 Fellowships) PhD Australia, India  January 22, 2021 View more15 mins ago PhD: KU LEUVEN

Ontario Trillium Scholarship (OTS); PhD Scholarship

The Ontario Trillium Scholarships (OTS) program is an important initiative to attract more of the best qualified international students to

California Intercontinental University: Global Citizen Scholarship

California Intercontinental University: Global Citizen Scholarship: California Intercontinental University: Global Citizen Scholarship. Application Deadline: Open Nationality: open for international candidates

Joint PhD Program: University of Queensland IIT Delhi (300 Fellowships)

Joint PhD Program: University of Queensland IIT Delhi (300 Fellowships) Joint PhD Program by the University of Queensland –IIT Delhi
Share

Click here to Subscribe

Do not forget to activate from your email inbox.

  1. If you are not reciving email from us.
  2. please subscribe again.

Subscribe!