Dr. Shankar Gopal Aggarwal

Dr. Shankar Gopal Aggarwal
Designation:
Sr. Scientist
Department:
Analytical Chemistry
Email address:
aggarwalsg@nplindia.org
Brief Biodata:
  • 1. DP/DU No. and Name: : SASD 7.01.04 (Analytical Chemistry)
  • 2. Name.: Dr Shankar G. Aggarwal
  • 3. Current Position and address.:Senior Scientist, Analytical Chemistry
    Rm No. 147
    CSIR-National Physical Laboratory
    New Delhi – 110012, INDIA
    Phone: (91) 11 4560 8376
    Fax: (91) 11 4560 9210
    E-mail: aggarwalsg@nplindia.org

  • 4. Date of Birth.: 17-09-1971
  • 5. Educational Qualification:
  • DegreeSubjectUniversity/InstituteYear

    B.Sc.

    Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics

    Pt. Ravishankar Shukla Univ., Raipur

    1989

    M.Sc.

    Chemistry

    Pt. Ravishankar Shukla Univ., Raipur

    1992

    P.G.D.C.A.

    Computer Applications

    Pt. Ravishankar Shukla Univ., Raipur

    1995

    Ph.D.

    Chemistry

    Pt. Ravishankar Shukla Univ., Raipur

    1999

  • 6. Academics/Research Experience:

  • Year

    Duration

    Research field

    Institute ( in India/Abroad).

    Fellowship

    1999-2009

    10 years

    Analytical chemistry, Environ. and indu. emission monitoring, Aerosol chemistry and physics

    Pt. Ravishankar Shukla Univ., Raipur
    ChaoTung Univ., Taiwan
    Indu. Tech. Res. Inst., Taiwan
    Hokkaido Univ., Japan

    CSIR-RA-India
    NSC-TaiwanJSPS-Japan

  • 7. Date of Joining NPL: 15-04-2009

    8. No. of Publications:
  • SCI JournalsConference/ proceedings BooksTotal
    40 50

    01

    90

    9. No. of Patents : 03

    10. Current Activity : (Not more than 50 words)
    Current responsibilities: Elemental aqueous solution – CRM preparation, gas primary standards, aerosol CRMs for chemical, and size and number calibration technique developments under MiC activity (this is for the national traceability in chemical measurements, especially targeted to do metrology for air quality standards (National Ambient Air Quality Standards, NAAQS))

    Current research activities: Calibration techniques for aerosol measurement, particle formation chemistry and physics, identification of new tracers, organics and metal isotope analysis of aerosols, aging and photochemistry of aerosols.
    Current students: Three, working on (synopsis titles)
    1. Understanding aerosol sources and chemistry using selective markers and stable isotope analyses
    2. Studies on particle-size and -growth of urban aerosols
    3. Uncertainty calculations in aerosol measurement


    11. Honours and Awards:
    Awards:
    - Outstanding poster award in Asian Aerosol Conference, China (2011)
    - JSPS_Japan postdoctoral fellowship (2004-2006)
    - Best research team member, ITRI, Taiwan (2003)
    - NSC_Taiwan postdoctoral fellowship (2000)
    - CSIR_India RAship (1999)
    Recognition: Editorial board member of international journal "Aerosol and Air Quality Research"

  • 12. Any other information: Reviewer of National Geographic Society proposal funding, Projects from national funding agencies, several journals (e.g., JGR, ACP, AE, Talanta, JEM, EST, MAPAN, etc.)

    13. Blood group: O +

    14. Employee ID: 4976

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