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Dr. Kantha Rao Bhimala

    
Designation   :  Scientist
CSIR Centre for Mathematical Modelling and Computer Simulation (C-MMACS),NAL Belur Campus,
Bangalore-560037, India
Mobile: 09342784315, Off: 08025051334
Email:- kantha[AT]csir4pi.in, bkanth.777[AT]gmail.com

Educational Qualifications

    Degree / certificationYearInstitutionSubjects
    Intermediate. 2000 Board of Intermediate,A.P Physics, Maths,chemistry
    B.Sc 2004 Nagarjuna University Physics, Maths,chemistry

    M.Sc

    Ph.D

2006

2017

Andhra University

Mangalore University

Meteorology

Physics

       Field of Research  Hydrological Modelling.

Academic/Research Experience/Employment

      FromToOrganisationPosition Held

      2012

      Aug-2009

Till Date

2012

CSIR C-MMACS

CSIR C-MMACS

Scientist

Junior Scientist

      Jan-2008 Aug-2009 SAC (ISRO), Ahmadabad CSIR -JRF
      June-2006 Jan-2008 CSIR-NIO,Gao Project Assistant-II

Publications

  • Varma, A K, B Kantha Rao, R M Gairola, and B S Gohil, 2009, Retrieval of Ocean Surface Wind Speed, Total Precipitable Water and Cloud Liquid Water from MT-MADRAS Measurements, full paper in Indo-French Megha-Tropiques conference, ISRO-HQ, Bangalore, 23-25 March 2009.
  • Varma A K, R M Gairola, B Kantha Rao, and B S Gohil, 2009, Simulation of Brightness Temperatures for Raining and Non-Raining Atmospheres for MADRAS Megha-Tropiques Channels, report No.: SAC/RESA/MOG/ SR-11/2009.
  • Goswami, Prashant, and B. Kantha Rao. "Simulation of heavy rainfall events over Indian region: a benchmark skill with a GCM." Climate dynamics 45.7-8 (2015): 1899-1911.
  • Bhimala, Kantha Rao, and Prashant Goswami. "A Comparison of ASCAT Soil Moisture Data with In Situ Observations over the Indian Region: A Multiscale Analysis." IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing 53.10 (2015): 5425-5434.
  • Rakesh, V., and B. Kantharao. "Impact of Assimilation on Heavy Rainfall Simulations Using WRF Model: Sensitivity of Assimilation Results to Background Error Statistics." Pure and Applied Geophysics 174.3 (2017): 1385-1398.
  • KanthaRao, B., and V. Rakesh. "Observational evidence for the relationship between spring soil moisture and June rainfall over the Indian region." Theoretical and Applied Climatology (2017): 1-15.

Awards/Honors Received:

  • CSIR-UGC NET Qualified as ‘CSIR - JRF’, December 2006.
  • CSIR-UGC NET Qualified as ‘LS’, December 2005
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