Dr. Tuhin Mandal
Sr. Principal Scientist
Radio & Atmospheric Sciences
Email address:
Brief Biodata:

Current position and Address: Principal Scientist,

Home address: EG-41, F/F, Inderpuri, New Delhi 110012

Educational Qualifications:

S.No. Degree Subjects University/Institute Year
1 BSc

Physics (h),Chemistry (P), Maths (P)

Calcutta University 1988
2 MSc Physics
Special paper- Solid State Physics
Calcutta University 1990
3 PhD Physics and Astrophysics
(Title- Stratosphere-troposphere interchange of chemically active minor species)
Delhi University 1999

Date of Joining NPL: 20/03/2000

Current research:

•  Tropical atmospheric Chemistry in particular, over Ocean and High Altitude

•  Dynamical and chemical coupling of the different layer of the Middle Atmosphere

•  Analysis of atmospheric minor species specially ozone and water vapor

•  Sources of trace gases and aerosol from various sectors

•  Modeling of atmospheric chemistry and its impact

Professional Association: American Geophysical Union (AGU)


SCI Journals Conference/ proceedings Books Total
74 25 2 101

Teaching: Guest Faculty, School of Environmental Studies, Delhi University, 2006

Thesis Supervisions: PhD- (6), M.Tech- (4), M.Sc- (13)

Training: Training for 3-D chemical Transport Modeling (MATCH-MPI) in Max Plank Institute, Mainz, Germany, 2002

Professional recognition, awards, fellowships received:

⇒  BOYSCAST Fellowship , DST, Max Plank Institute for Chemistry, Mainz, Germany, ( 2002)

⇒  START Young Scientist Award, START, USA ( 1999 )

Other relevant information:


•  Stratosphere-troposphere exchange using the Indian MST radar with a simultaneous observation of ozonesonde

•  Participated in cruise during Indian Ocean during Pre-INDOEX- 1997, First Field Phase of INDOEX 1998, and Intensive Field Phase of INDOEX, 1999, SK-212 (October-November, 2004) for CSIR-Network, SK-223 (March-May, 2006) for ICARB, 2006

•  Training for 3-D chemical Transport Modeling (MATCH-MPI) in Max Plank Institute, Mainz, Germany, 2002

•  Determination of emission factors of biofuels used in India (2005-continuing)


•  Completed- 14

•  Ongoing- 02