Major Projects

Workshop Aerosol Cloud Interaction.International Workshop with ASI on ‘Impact of Haze on Taj Mahal movement

Running Projects

16. National Health Systems Resource Centre

Evaluation of Pradhan Mantri Ujjawala Yojana (PMUY) in 6 States of India


15. Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation

Contribution to Research for Clean Air Project in India


14. Maharashtra Pollution Control Board

Technical assessment of low-cost sensor based PM2.5 and PM10 monitoring network in Maharashtra


13. Device Earth Private Limited

Testing and efficacy of pure skies under different conditions of temperature humidity wind speed and distance


12. Shakti Sustainable Energy Foundation

A Network of Technical Institutions as knowledge Parter of NCAP


11. Ericsson India Private Limited

Realtime Atmos Air Quality Monitoring With Nb-Iot Network


10. Uttar Pradesh State Government

Comprehensive Agriculture Information System


9. Centre for Study of Science, Technology and Policy (CSTEP)

Source Apportionment Studies-Analysis And Samples


8. Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB)

Delhi Air Quality Experiment:A Paradigm Shift In Source Apportionment


7. Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC), UK

Thermal infrared technologies for supporting environmental assessment and decision making in the Ganges Basin

6. Indo-US Science & Technology Forum (IUSSTF)

Streaming Analytics over Temporal Variables from Air quality Monitoring (SATVAM)


Joint Research project on Delhi Air Pollution: Health aNd Effects (DAPHNE)


4. Department of Science and Technology (DST)

Indo-UK joint project on Towards an integrated approach for assessing the impact of climatic stresses on agriculture and the exchange of greenhouse gas on the Indo-Gangetic Plain


3. Board of Research in Nuclear Sciences (BRNS) and Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC)

Studies on aerosol behaviour under severe accident conditions in the context of Indian Nuclear Reactors by setting up of National Aerosol Facility

2015-2018 (extended upto 2020)

2. Indian Space Research Organization

Environmental Observatory


1. National Aeronautic and Space Administration



Completed Projects

24. Respirer Living Sciences Private Limited

Measurement and Calibration of Air Quality Monitors in 10 cities of India


23. BP India Services Private Limited

India Air Pollution Study for BP


22. Ministry of Earth Sciences

Indo-UK joint project on South Asian Monsoon: Monsoon Dynamics and thermodynamics from the land surface through convection to the continental-scale (INCOMPASS)

2015-2018 (extended upto 2019)

21. Georgia Institute of Technology

Crowd sourcing water quality: Using mobile technology and rapid microbiological tests to assess drinking water risks in rural India


20. United States Agency for International Development

lNSF-PIRE collaboration: Developing Low-Carbon Cities in India: Focus on Urban Infrastructures, Public Health, Climate Risks and Vulnerability


19. Indo-UK Ministry of Earth Sciences and Natural Environmental Earth Sciences

South Asian Precipitation: A Seamless Assessment SAPRISE


18. Bhabha Atomic Research Centre

Experimental Evaluation of Aerosol Behavior Relevant to Indian Nuclear Reactors


17. Department of Science and Technology

Modelling Relative Impact of Aerosol and LULC Changes on Regional Climate of Ganga Basin


16. Ministry of Human Recourse Development

Building a Novel System for Soot: Measurement, Toxicity Assessment and Source Identification


15. Regional Resources Center for Asia and the PACIFIC (A Centre for Sustainable Development, Collaborating with UNEP)

Atmospheric Brown Clouds (ABC)


14. Finnish Meteorological Institute

Black and Brown Carbon Influence on Climate Change in India from Local to Regional Scale


13. Ministry of Earth Sciences

Cosmic Rays-Cloud-Climate Conundrum: Can Ion-Aerosol Near-Cloud Mechanism Explain the Observed Correlations?


12. Board of Research in Nuclear Sciences

Measurement of aerosol and liquid droplet size distributions and validation of aerosol and droplet microphysical models.


11. Indo-French Centre for the Promotion of Advanced Research

Development of a Non-Hydrostatic Finite-Volume Icosabehral Model for Regional/Global Climate Simulation and Weather Forecast.


10. Indo-US Science and Technology Forum

Atmosheric Haze: Adverse Impacts on Glaciers and Cultural Heritage in India.


9. Department of Science & Technology

Impact of anthropogenic aerosols on cloud microphysics.


8. Indian Space and Research Organization

Understanding the Role of Cosmic Ray Induced of Total Solar Eclipse in 2009-10.


7. Indian Space Research Organisation

Modeling and parameterization of microphysical and optical properties of mixed-phase clouds over Indian subcontinent


6. Indian Space Research Organization-Geosphere Biosphere program

Long term variation of Aerosol black carbon over Kanpur region.


5. Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO)-RESPOND Program, Government of India

Effects of Ionization Rate Variation on Aerosol and Cloud Microphysical properties


4. Department of Science & Technology

Aerosol Optical Properties over Kanpur Region


3. Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO-GBP), Government of India

Integrated Campaign for Aerosols, Gases and Radiation Budget (ICARB)


2. (ISRO-PLANEX), Government of India

Aerosol Charging and Electrical Conductivity in the Lower Atmosphere of Mars


1. Indian Space Research Organization

Atmospheric Pollution (North India Land Campaign)