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Arindan Mandal

M.Sc. Arindan Mandal


Institut für Geographie, FAU
Wetterkreuz 15
D-91054 Erlangen, Germany

Raum: 2.151

Tel: +49 (0)9131 85-67905

Sprechstunde: by appointment
Sprechstunde in der vorlesungsfreien Zeit: by appointment

Forschungsgebiete: ,

Forschungsinteressen: Mountain glaciers, Glacier mass balance, Himalayas

Curriculum Vitae | Publikationen | Forschung

Curriculum Vitae

since 2016: PhD student (Environmental Sciences / Glaciology), Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi and Friedrich Alexander University, Erlangen-Nuremberg (DAAD Bi-nationally Supervised Doctoral Degree)

2014-2016: Master of Philosophy (Environmental Sciences / Glaciology), Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi (Thesis: Integrating glacier mass loss and climate in Lahaul and Spiti  region, western Himalayas: field based measurements)

2011-2013: Master of Science (Environmental Sciences / Glaciology), Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi (Thesis: Mass balance and dynamics of Patsio Glacier, Western  Himalayas, India)

2008-2011: Bachelor of Science, Presidency College / Calcutta University


MF Azam, P. Wagnon, C. Vincent, Al. Ramanathan, V. Favier, A. Mandal, and JG Pottakkal (2014) Processes governing the mass balance of Chhota Shigri Glacier (western Himalaya, India) assessed by point-scale surface energy balance measurements. The Cryosphere , 8, 2195-2217.



Ongoing research:

DAAD Bi-nationally Supervised Doctoral Degree (2017-2018) – Energy and climate surface modeling for Chhota Shigri Glacier (Western Himalayas) using the COSIMA-FecMo model