9th Post Graduate Course in Satellite Meteorology and Global Climate

Hora y duración
Fecha límite de inscripción: 
Fri, 28/02/2014
Ciudad: 
Ahmedabad
Información básica
Fecha: 
01/08/2014 - 30/04/2015
Lugar: 
Space Applications Centre Indian Space Research Organisation Department of Space
País: 
India
Organizadores del evento: 

Centre for Space Science and Technology Education in Asia and the Pacific

Idioma del evento: 
English
Detalles del entrenamiento
Tipo de entrenamiento evento: 
Oportunidad de entrenamiento academico
Training Target Audience: 
The course is designed towards the professionals and specialists working in the meteorological centres, educational institutes, and involved in active research in weather forecasting and climate.
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known

How to apply?

Applications are invited from candidates in countries of Asia and the Pacific Region for the 9th P.G. Course in Satellite Meteorology and Global Climate. All the candidates need to be nominated by recognized institutions. Nominating institutions ensure that on return, the scholar will be given opportunity  to work ion a development oriented activity in the area of newly acquired knowledge and skills. The execution of one year research project work in his/her respective country is the beginning of this process and it is assumed that sponsoring authority will facilitate one year research project in the home country. However, the Centre will provide long disastance scientific guidance. 

 

SATMET Course at a glance

The Satellite Meteorology nad Global Climate Course of 9 months duration have two semesters spread in three modules. The first module covers basic concepts in Satellite Meteorology and Remote Sensing, besides image interpretation aspects. The second module will focus on parameter retrieval and specific application areas using mainly digital information. Problems specific to the region and modeling aspects will also be covered here. In the third module, each scholar will formulate and execute a Pilot Project under the guidance of the faculty.