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Workshop on Retreating Himalayan Glaciers

Department of Earth and Climate Science at IISER Pune is pleased to announce:

Workshop on Retreating Himalayan Glaciers

1st IISER Pune Glacier Retreat
May 22 - 25, 2022
 
Glacier retreat in Sikkim Himalaya seen through Landsat (2000) and Sentinel (2018) satellite images.
Copyright: NASA/USGS/University of Edinburgh/ETH Zurich/contains modified Copernicus Sentinel data (2018). Credit: Saurabh Vijay
Earth and Climate Science, IISER Pune is organising this workshop on retreating Himalayan glaciers. The workshop provides a space-time slice for the participants, with their diverse expertise and a shared interest in Himalayan Cryosphere, to exchange ideas and discuss freely. The workshop is aimed at opening a new route for a joint expedition to some exciting areas of research on Himalayan glaciers. 

Participants:
Saurabh Vijay (IIT Roorkee; Remote sensing of Cryosphere)
Chandan Sarangi (IIT Madras;  Remote-sensing/in-situ measurements, and modelling of Aerosol-Cryosphere interactions)
Irfan Rashid (Kashmir University; Field and remote-sensing studies of the Himalayan Cryosphere) 
Argha Banerjee (IISER Pune; Modelling and field studies of Himalayan Cryosphere)