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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) Chessa Shigri Glacier (Western Himalayas, India) – Processes governing the mass balance as 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