Mr. Arka Roy

Scientist C, Solid Earth Research Group (SERG)

Email : arka[dot]roy[at]ncess[dot]gov[dot]in

Phone(Off) : 0471-2511624

Fax : 0471-2442280


M.Sc. : 2012, Physics, IIT Bombay, Powai, Mumbai
B.Sc. : 2010, Physics, Ramakrishna Mission Vidyamandira College (University of Calcutta), Belur Math, Howrah, West Bengal

Professional career:

2020(Jan) - Present Scientist C, National Centre for Earth Science Studies
2016 (Feb) - 2019(Dec) Scientist B, National Centre for Earth Science Studies
2015 (June) - 2016 (Feb) Project Scientist B, National Centre For Medium Range Weather Forecasting (NCMRWF), Noida, UP
2013 (Aug) - 2015 (June) CAT- Trainee Scientist, Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM), Pune, and Maharashtra.
2012 - 2013 Research Scholar, IISER Kolkata


  • ‘Geodynamic processes, evolution of Geophysical fields, Tectonics and Climate’ at IISC Bangalore, September 2016 (1 week).

Research Interests:

2D and 3D Gravity Inversion, Geo-dynamics modelling using Finite element analysis.

Achievements & Awards:

  1. Recipient of Innovation for Scientific Pursuit of Inspire Research (INSPIRE), a National Scholarship awarded by Dept. of Science & Technology (DST), Govt. of India for Academic Excellence in Natural Sciences and ranked within Top 1% at State Level.
  2. Recipient of West Bengal Govt. Scholarship for Higher Education, awarded by Ministry of Higher Education, Govt. of West Bengal.
  3. CSIR – Junior Research Fellowship, India.


  1. Crustal and mantle structures and geodynamic model of Western Ghats (Since 2016).
  2. Development of High Impact Severe Weather Forecasting System (2015-2016).