ESSO - Indian National Centre for Ocean Information Services

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Employee Name Shenoi S. Satheesh Chandra
Designation Director
Group Name INCOIS
Email director@incois.gov.in
Office Phone no telangana, 04023895000
Educational Details Doctor of Science (Honoris causa), AMET University Chennai, 2016
Ph.D. Physical Oceanography (Cochin University of Science & Technology, Kochi), 1984
M.Sc. Physical Oceanography (Cochin University of Science & Technology, Kochi), 1980
B.Sc. Physics (University of Kerala), 1978
Research Interests Observational oceanography
Ocean currents
Impact of ocean on monsoons
Satellite oceanography
Career Details Director (Additional Charge), (National Institute of Ocean Technology, Chennai), 30 July 2015 - till date
Project Director (Additional Charge) (Integrated Coastal and Marine Area Management), Chennai, 30 July 2015 - 14 July 2016
Director (Indian National Centre for Ocean Information Services, Hyderabad) 2009 - till date
Scientist G (National Institute of Oceanography, Goa) 2008 - 2009
Scientist F (National Institute of Oceanography, Goa) 2003 - 2008
Scientist E-II (National Institute of Oceanography, Goa) 1998-2003
Scientist E-I (National Institute of Oceanography, Goa) 1993-1998
Post-doctoral fellow (University of Miami, Miami, USA) (1993-95)
Scientist C (National Institute of Oceanography, Goa) 1988-1993
Scientist B (National Institute of Oceanography, Goa) 1983-1988
Trainee Scientist (National Institute of Oceanography, Goa) 1982-1983
Junior Research Fellow - CSIR (Cochin University of Science & Technology, Kochi) 1981-1982
Publications

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Other Information Scholarships and Awards:

Doctor of Science (Honoris causa), AMET University Chennai, 2016
Fellow, Telangana State Academy of Sciences, Hyderabad, 2015
Fellow of Andhra Pradesh Akademi of Sciences, Hyderabad, 2014
Fellow, Indian Geophysical Union, Hyderabad, 2011
Dr. H.N. Sidiqui Memorial Lecture, Indian Geophysical Union, India, 2011
Fellow, National Academy of Sciences, India (Allahabad), 2009
Fellow, Indian Academy of Sciences (Bangalore), 2007.

Professional Memberships:

Chair Union Commission for Data and Information (UCDI) of IUGG, 2017 - 2020
Chair, Indian Ocean Global Ocean Observing System (IOGOOS), 2017 - till date
Co-chair of International Indian Ocean Expedition-2 Steering Group (IIOE-2 - SG) of IOC/UNESCO, SCOR & IOGOOS, 2016 - till date.
Convener, Sectional Committee on Earth & Planetary Science of Indian Academy of Sciences, Bangalore, 2016 - till date
Member, Governing Council, Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences (KUFOS), Kochi, 2016 - till date
Chair, Interim Planning Committee for IIOE-2 (Group of Experts) of IOC/UNESCO, 2015
Member, Indian National Commission for the Cooperation with UNESCO (INCCU) (individual member of sub-commission on Natural Science), 2015 - to present
Member of Sectional Committee on Earth & Planetary Science of Indian Academy of Sciences, Bangalore, 2013 - 2015
National Vice-President, Vijnana Bharati, India, 2011- 2015
Member, Executive Committee of International Association for Physical Sciences of Ocean (IAPSO)/IUGG, 2011 - till date
Member, IUGG Early Career Scientist Award Selection Committee, 2014
Vice President, Indian Geophysical Union, 2014 - till date
Member, Editorial Board, Indian Journal of Geo-Marine Sciences, 2011 - till date
Vice-president, Indian Society for Remote Sensing, Hyderabad Chapter, 2010
Member, Ocean Society of India, Kochi 2006-