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Details of Prof A. D. Rao   


Gender male
Job title Professor and Head
Department Centre for Atmospheric Sciences
Centre for Atmospheric Sciences, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, Hauz Khas,
New Delhi
110 016
Regions Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Nationality India
Tel +91 9868773670
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Degree M.Sc;Ph.D.
Job type Teaching/Education , Research , Technical Advice & Consulting
Research Area(s) Physical Oceanography , Research Support Services , Physical Oceanography , Research Support Services
Research Activities Development of numerical models for ocean state forecasting in the Indian Ocean.

Research Region 71
Skills/Expertise Modelling of storm surges and associated coastal inundation , Wind wave modelling, Identification and modelling of internal waves in the Bay of Bengal.
Comments Teaching coastal oceanography at undergraduate and post-graduate level
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Prof A. D. RAO)

Rao, A. D., Madhu Joshi, Indu Jain, Ravichandran, M. (2010) Response of subsurface waters in the eastern Arabian sea to tropical cyclones, Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 89, 267-276

Group(s): JCOMM , Services and Forecasting Systems Programme Area (SFSPA) , Group of Expert: North Indian Ocean Storm Surge modelling
Created: 2009-05-12 Last Updated: 2014-06-04 by A. D. RAO