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Deutsch Intern
    Physical Geography

    Rai, Dr. Praveen Kumar

    Chair of Geography – Physical Geography

    Tel.: +49 931 31-85798
    Fax: +49 931 31-85544
    E-Mail: praveen-kumar.rai@uni-wuerzburg.de

    Institute of Geography and Geology
    Am Hubland
    97074 Wuerzburg

    Campus Hubland South
    Geography Building
    Room 233

    • Observational dynamics
    • Indian Summer Monsoon
    • Land-Atmosphere Interactions
    • Ocean dynamics
    • Intraseasonal variability
    • Tropical Climate Variability
    • Extremes of Weather and Climate

    The Hydrological Cycle of Central Asia under Climate and Land Use Changes assessed by a regional climate model with novel schemes for irrigation and inland lakes (HYDRASIA)

    funding Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (PA 1194/17-1)
    duration 12/2019 - 12/2022
    project leader Univ.-Prof. Dr. Heiko Paeth
    project staff Praveen Kumar Rai, M.Sc.

    since 12/2019
    project staff in research project "The Hydrological Cycle of Central Asia under Climate and Land Use Changes assessed by a regional climate model with novel schemes for irrigation and inland lakes (HYDRASIA)"

    2014 - current
    PhD in Environmental Sciences, School of Environmental Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU)
    "Variability of Indian Summer Monsoon at various time scales in relation with different atmospheric forcings"
    Supervisor: Prof. A. P. Dimri, School of Environmental Sciences, JNU, New Delhi

    2014
    MSc in Environmental Science, School of Environmental Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU)
    "Extraction of multi-scale natural cycles and embedded trend timeline profile present in Narayani river discharge data time series (1977-2010) in relation with precipitation and temperature variations observed over the corresponding time span using EEMD based analysis".

    2009 - 2012
    BSc (Honours) Chemistry, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi

     

    Training und Workshops

    • 2019
      TERI-NORCE Research School on Global Climate Anomalies, Teleconnections and Regional Implications
       
    • 5-8 August 2019
      Magnolia Hall, IHC complex, New Delhi, India
       
    • 2018
      Google Earth Engine, School of Environmental Sciences, JNU, New Delhi, India
       
    • 2018
      Variability of Indian Summer Monsoon during solar activities. (TROPMET-2018) BHU, Varanasi, India
       
    • 2015
      Stakeholder WORKSHOP ON IDENTIFYING CLIMATE CHANGE INFORMATION NEEDS and Training on Climate modeling and Climate Change Research, innovation and Services, JNU, New Delhi, Italy
       
    • 2015
      Annual Conference of the International Association for Mathematical Geosciences New Delhi, India

    Kumar, D., Rai, P., and Dimri, A.P. (2020). Investigating Indian Summer Monsoon in coupled-regional land atmosphere downscaling experiments using RegCM4. Clim Dyn 54, 29592980. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00382-020-05151-3.

    Rai, P. and Dimri, A.P. (2019). Role of solar cycle in defining Indian Summer Monsoon. (Under review in Earth and Space science.)

    Rai, P. and Dimri, A.P. (2019). Changes in rainfall seasonality pattern over India. Meteorol Appl. 16. https://doi.org/10.1002/met.1823.

    Rai, P., Choudhary, A., and Dimri, A.P. (2019). Future precipitation extremes over India from the CORDEX-South Asia experiments. Theor Appl Climatol. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00704-019-02784-1.

    Rai, P., Joshi, M., Dimri, A.P., and Turner, A.G. (2017). The role of potential vorticity anomalies in the Somali Jet on Indian Summer Monsoon Intraseasonal Variability. Climate Dynamics, 1-21.

    Rai, P., and Dimri, A.P. (2017). Effect of changing Tropical Easterly Jet, Low Level Jet and Quasi-Biennial Oscillation phases on Indian Summer Monsoon. Atmospheric Science Letters, DOI: 10.1002/asl.723.