SAHF KNOWLEDGE HUB

SOUTH ASIA HYDROMET FORUM
Program to Support South Asia Regional Development in Operational Forecasting and Service Delivery

THE KNOWLEDGE HUB

Monsoon Lecture Series

Introduction to Indian Monsoon Variability, Predictability, and Teleconnections

by Professor B. N. Goswami
(Cotton University)

Pedagogical Lecture Series (Online)
Schedule (April 23rd to June 4th, 6 pm - 7:30 pm on Tuesday & Saturday)

Sr. No.

Theme

Lecture No.

Lecture Title

Date & Time

1

Three-dimensional structure and maintenance of the present day observed Climate

Lecture 1

Observed three-dimensional structure of the General Circulation and climate

Saturday, April 23rd, 6 pm – 7:30 pm IST

Lecture 2

Driver and Maintenance of the General Circulation and Climate

Tuesday, April 26th, 6 pm – 7:30 pm IST

2

Waves in Atmosphere/Ocean, and Forced motion in the Tropics

Lecture 3

Waves in Atmosphere and Ocean

Saturday, May 7th, 6 pm – 7:30 pm

Lecture 4

Forced Motion in Tropics

Tuesday, May 10th, 6 pm – 7:30 pm

3

Observed Indian monsoon and its variability

Lecture 5

Saturday, May 14th, 6 pm – 7:30 pm

4

A mechanistic Model of the Indian monsoon

Lecture 6

Tuesday, May 17th, 6 pm – 7:30 pm

5

ITCZ dynamics and Indian Monsoon: Energy constraints

Lecture 7

Saturday, May 21st, 6 pm – 7:30 pm

6

‘External’ and ‘Internal’ Drivers of the Indian monsoon variability

Lecture 8

ENSO and AMO teleconnections

Tuesday, May 24th, 6 pm – 7:30 pm

7

Mechanisms for Sub-seasonal variability (Synoptic, QBM, and MISO) and their
interaction with the mean

Lecture 9

Saturday, May 28th, 6 pm – 7:30 pm

8

Ocean-Atmosphere Interaction and Indian Monsoon at all scales

Lecture 10

Tuesday, May 31st, 6 pm – 7:30 pm

9

Multi-decadal Variability, Climate Change, and Indian Monsoon

Lecture 11

Saturday, June 4th, 6 pm – 7:30 pm