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Dr. Rohit Srivastava

Assistant Professor,

Indian Centre for Climate and Societal Impacts Research (ICCSIR)

Shri Vivekanand Research and Training Institute (VRTI) Campus

Nagalpur Road, Mandvi, Kutchh, Gujarat, India

Pin : 370 465

Phone No : +91 - 2834 - 224024

Fax No    : +91 - 2834 - 224024


Email: rohit.srivastava@iccsir.org, rohitphy@gmail.com

Web: http://iccsir.org/rohits.html

Research Interest :  

  • Aerosol - cloud - climate interaction
  • Aerosol optical and radiative properties
  • Decadal Climate variability


Academic Qualifications :

• Doctoral Research (Ph.D.) - in Physics from Space & Atmospheric Sciences Division; Physical Research Laboratory, Ahmedabad (Gujarat), India in year 2012.
• Master of Science (M.Sc.) with Physics from Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh with 1st division in year 2005 (73.29%).
• Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics from Dr. R. M. L. Avadh University, Faizabad with1st division in year 2003  (74.55%).

Technical Skills (Computer) :
Languages: FORTRAN 77 and C with parallel (MPI and OPEN-MP) computing, Linux shell script, MICROPROCESSOR 8085.
Operating Systems: Linux, Windows, and Working experience on High Performance Computing Clusters (HPC).
Programming/plotting packages: Matlab with parallel computing, Hysplit model, Grads and Grace.
Satellite Data: hdf and netcdf file format data handling.
Other packages: LATEX, Office (Microsoft and open).

Sponsored Project

  • Co Principal Investigator (Co-PI) of Indo-UK project entitled "South Asian Precipitation: A Seamless Assessment: SAPRISE" funded by Ministry of Earth Sciences (MoES), under the Indo-UK Changing Water Cycle Programme (MoES/NERC/16/02/10 PC-II) (2011-2016).
  • Principal Investigator (PI) of project entitled "Investigation of the role of black carbon on aerosol radiative forcing over western India" funded by Department of Science and Technology (DST), Govt. of India (SR/S4/AS-107/2012) (2014-2017).
  • Publications :

    Publication Statistics (As per Google Scholar)


    Citation indices Since 2011 (as on December, 2016)
    Citations 136
    h-index 7
    i10-index 5

    2016
  • Spatio-temporal variations of black carbon and optical properties in regional climate model, Rohit Srivastava, and S. H. Bran, International Journal of Climatology DOI: 10.1002/joc.4787, 2016.
  • Trends in aerosol optical properties over South Asia, Rohit Srivastava, International Journal of Climatology, DOI: 10.1002/joc.4710, 2016.
  • Aerosol mixing over urban region: Radiative effects, Rohit Srivastava, S. Ramachandran, and T.A. Rajesh, Quarterly Journal of Royal Meteorological Society, DOI: 10.1002/qj.2769, 2016.
  • Mixing states of aerosols over four environmentally distinct atmospheric regimes in Asia: Coastal, urban, and industrial locations influenced by dust, S. Ramachandran, and Rohit Srivastava, Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 23, 11109-11128, DOI: 10.1007/s11356-016-6254-8, 2016.
  • Long-term changes in the within-season temporal profile of Southwest Monsoon over Western India, S. Bhandari, Rohit Srivastava and V. Mehta, Journal of Earth System Science, DOI: 10.1007/s12040-016-0736-4, 2016.
  • Absorbing and scattering aerosols over the source region of biomass burning emissions: Implications in the assessment of optical and radiative properties, A. Singh, Rohit Srivastava, N. Rastogi , D. Singh, Atmospheric Environment, 127, 61-68, DOI: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2015.12.029, 2016.

  • 2015
    2014
    2013
  • Observational challenges in evaluating climate models, Collins, M., AchutaRao, K., Ashok, K., Bhandari, S., Mitra, A. K., Prakash, S., Srivastava, R., Turner, A., Nature Climate Change, 3 (11), 940-941, DOI: 10.1038/nclimate2012, 2013.
  • Influences of external vs. core–shell mixing on aerosol optical properties at various relative humidities, S. Ramachandran and Rohit Srivastava, Environmental Science: Processes Impacts, 15, 1070-1077, DOI: 10.1039/C3EM30975D, 2013.
  • Probable mixing state of aerosols over Indo-Gangetic plain and its impact on radiative forcing, Rohit Srivastava and S. Ramachandran, Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 139, 137–151, DOI:10.1002/qj.1958, 2013.

  • 2012
  • Contribution of natural and anthropogenic aerosols to optical properties and radiative effects over an urban location, S. Ramachandran, Rohit Srivastava, Sumita Kedia and T. A. Rajesh, Environmental Research Letters, 7 (034028),DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/7/3/034028, 2012.
  • Aerosol optical depth trends over different regions of India, S. Ramachandran, Sumita Kedia, and Rohit Srivastava, Atmospheric Environment, 49, 338 - 347 , DOI: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2011.11.017, 2012.
  • Aerosol absorption over Bay of Bengal during winter : Variability and Sources, Sumita Kedia, S. Ramachandran, T. A. Rajesh and Rohit Srivastava, Atmospheric Environment, 54, 738 - 745, DOI: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2011.12.047, 2012.
  • Aerosol optical and radiative properties during intense dust storm of March 2012 : A 4-D characterization,

    Rohit Srivastava, and S. M. Bhandari, Indian Aerosol Science and Technology Association Bulletin, 19, (1-2), ISSN: 0971-4570, 535-537, 2012.


  • 2011
  • Aerosol radiative forcing deduced from observations and models over an urban location and sensitivity to Single Scattering Albedo, Rohit Srivastava, S. Ramachandran, T. A. Rajesh and S. Kedia, Atmospheric Environment, 45, 6163 - 6171, DOI: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2011.08.015, 2011.

  • 2010
  • Aerosol Radiative Forcing over an urban location: Observations and Model estimates, Rohit Srivastava and S. Ramachandran, Indian Aerosol Science and Technology Association Bulletin , 19, (1-2), ISSN: 0971-4570, 387 - 389, 2010.

  • Peer-reviewed conference proceedings :


    2014
  • Aerosol Mixing States over Central Himalayan Region, Rohit Srivastava, Indian Aerosol Science and Technology Association Bulletin, 21, (1-2), ISSN: 0971-4570, 67-68, 2014.
  • Spatial Variation of Black Carbon and its climatic implication over western and northern Indian regions, Rohit Srivastava, and Sherin Hassan Bran, Indian Aerosol Science and Technology Association Bulletin, 21, (1-2), ISSN: 0971-4570, 548-549, 2014.
  • Aerosol variability over south-western Himalayan region,Mudit Mishra, Mohd. Kamran, S. Sood and Rohit Srivastava, Indian Aerosol Science and Technology Association Bulletin, 21, (1-2), ISSN: 0971-4570, 409-410, 2014.

  • 2012
  • Aerosol optical properties during biomass burning period of south-western Himalayan forest region, Rohit Srivastava and Satyendra Bhandari, Vayumandal, 38 (1-4), 2012.
  • Aerosol optical and radiative properties during intense dust storm of March 2012 : A 4- D characterization, Rohit Srivastava and S. M. Bhandari, Indian Aerosol Science and Technology Association Bulletin, 20, (1-2), ISSN: 0971-4570, 535-537, 2012.

  • 2010
  • Aerosol Radiative Forcing over an urban location: Observations and Model estimates, Rohit Srivastava and S. Ramachandran, Indian Aerosol Science and Technology Association Bulletin, 19, (1-2), ISSN: 0971-4570, 387-389, 2010.

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