World Oceans Day Celebration 2023
In connection with
June 12, 2022, 7.00 pm
Speaker: Dr. Deepak Gopalakrishnan
Dr. Deepak Gopalakrishnan
New York University,
About the speaker
Dr. Deepak Gopalakrishnan is a successful early career climate scientist. He did his masters in Meteorology from CUSAT in 2013 and PhD in Atmospheric Sciences from Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology in 2019. His PhD thesis focused on improving the predictability of tropical cyclones and other severe weather systems. After completing his PhD, he worked for 1 year at the Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology, Pune as a Project Scientist and subsequently joined the New York University, Abu Dhabi as a Post Doctoral researcher. He has several peer-reviewed international publications to his credit. His major research interests include weather and climate modeling, severe weather systems, and climate change. Apart from research, he is actively involved in popular science writing in magazines and online web-portals, focusing on weather and climate science.