Event Start Date: 
Tuesday, November 20, 2012 (All day)
Event End Date: 
Thursday, November 22, 2012 (All day)

TROPMET-2012: National Symposium on Frontiers of Meteorology with special reference to the Himalaya, Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India.

Tutorial: Nov. 18-19 & Symposium: Nov. 20-22, 2012

Meteorology contributes immensely to the safety of life and property, protection of the environment and, thus, for the socio-economic development of the mountain environments. Special reference to the Himalaya is the focus of the TROPMET 2012 conference. All members of the IMS are invited to actively
participate in this annual event of TROPMET-2012.

Call for Papers: Papers are invited on all aspects of Meteorology and scientific contributions from the following themes are also highly encouraged:

(( Mountain Meteorology
(( Mountain Air Quality and Chemistry
(( Turbulence on Complex Terrain and Orographic Rainfall
(( Mountain Climate and Extreme Climate Variability & Sustainable Development
(( In-situ Observations and Meteorological Networks
(( NWP and Data Assimilation in Complex Terrain
(( Coping with the Disasters
(( Influence of Terrain on Meso and Synoptic Scale Weather Forecasting
(( Agricultural Meteorology
(( Aviation & Transport Services
(( Water Resources (Assessment and Sustainability)
(( Mountain Tourism, Tracking and Adventure Sports
(( Sectoral Applications / Impacts
(( Ocean State Forecasting Services
(( Climate Science
(( Remote Sensing Observations
The symposium is likely to be sponsored by Ministry of Earth Sciences; Department of Science and Technology; Ministry of Agriculture; Indian Space Research Organization; Indian Council of Agricultural Research; Ministry of Environment and Forests; Government of Uttarakhand etc.