ESSO - Indian National Centre for Ocean Information Services

(An Autonomous Body under the Ministry of Earth Sciences, Govt. of India)


Data and information Management Group (DMG)

INCOIS has been identified by the Ministry of Earth Sciences (MoES) as the central repository of oceanographic data for the country.

Apart from serving as a national repository of marine data, the INCOIS has been designated as the National Oceanographic Data Centre (NODC) by the International Oceanographic Data and Information Exchange (IODE) Programme of Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC).

Further, as part of the International Argo Progaramme, INCOIS has been designated as the National and Regional Argo Data Centre. INCOIS also has attained the status of clearing house and Regional Data Centre for the IOGOOS Programme.

The Data and information Management Group (DMG) at INCOIS is responsible for Oceanographic data management activities and providing data services.

Group Activities
# Acquisition of data from Ocean Observing Systems (both in-situ and remote sensing)
# Ocean Data Management
* Data Assembly & Standardization
* Meta Database Generation
* Quality Control
* Database Organization
# Web-based Data Services
* Data Discovery
* Visualization
* Data Dissemination
# Serve as National and Regional Data Centre

Group Head
Pattabhi Rama Rao E.

Group Members
Dr Udaya Bhaskar TVS varadarajan null Venkat Shesu Reddem Dr. N. Srinivasa Rao
Dr. Suprit Kumar Geetha Gujjari Ravi Kumar P Mallesham G
Asif Pasha Pavan Kumar Jonnakuti Srinivasa Vishnu Tejaswi B Kameshwari Nunna
Rajeshkhanna S

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