Mr. Dharmadas Jash

Scientist D, Atmospheric Science Group (ASG)

Email : dharmadas[dot]jash[at]ncess[dot]gov[dot]in

Phone(Off) : 0471-2511640

Fax : 0471-2442280


M.Sc. : 2012, Physics, Harish-Chandra Research Institute(HRI), Allahabad
B. Sc. : 2009, Physics, Ramakrishna Mission Residential College(University of Calcutta), Narendrapur

Professional career:

2023(Jan) - Present Scientist D, National Centre for Earth Science Studies.
2019(Jan) - 2022(Dec) Scientist C, National Centre for Earth Science Studies.
2016 (Feb) - 2018(Dec) Scientist B, National Centre for Earth Science Studies.
2015 (June) - 2016 (Feb) Project Scientist B, National Centre for Earth Science Studies.
2013 (Aug) - 2015 (June) Trainee Scientist (CAT-ESSC), Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM), Pune.


  • ICTP-IITM-COLA Targeted Training Activities (TTA): “Challenges in Monsoon Prediction” at International Center for Theoretical Physics (ICTP) Trieste, Italy from 23 Jun 2014 to 4 Jul 2014.
  • Workshop on “Emerging Trends in Atmospheric and climate Sciences” at CUSAT, Kochi, 3- 4 May 2017.

Research Interest:

  • Cloud microphysics and cloud dynamics.
  • Lightning parametrization and modelling.

Achievements & Awards:

  1. CSIR-UGC NET qualified, 2012


  1. Sumesh R K, Resmi E A, Unnikrishnan CK, Dharmadas Jash, Sreekanth, T S, Mol Resmi M C, Rajeevan K, Nita S, Ramachandran K K, 2019, Microphysical aspects of tropical rainfall during Bright Band events at mid and high-altitude regions over Southern Western Ghats, India. Atmospheric Research, 227 178–197. (IF:3.7).