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     Shantanu Kumar Pani

Ph.D. fromIndian Institute of Technology Kharagpur - Center for Oceans, Rivers, Atmosphere and Land Sciences
Supervisor(s)  Dr. Shubha Verma
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2009 :: Completed in 2013
AddressDepartment of Atmospheric Sciences, National Central University, Taiwan
Phone+886975664385
Emailshantanukumarpani@gmail.com
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
M.Tech.Rajiv Gandhi Technological University, BhopalEnergy and Environment Management2008
M.Sc.Fakir Mohan University, OdishaEnvironmental Science2006
B.Sc.Fakir Mohan University, OdishaChemistry (Hons)2004

Research Areas
  • Atmospheric Chemistry
  • Aerosols and Radiation
  • Radiative Transfer
  • Regional Air Quality

Skills
  • Experiences in using MATLAB, Ferret, Surfer, Origin, Xmgrace, Latex, Linux, Microsoft Office
  • Language- English, Hindi, Odia, Bengali

Awards
  • University Gold Medal 2008, Rajiv Gandhi Technological University, Bhopal

Experience
  • Post-Doctoral Fellow at Cloud and Aerosol Laboratory, Department of Atmospheric Sciences, National Central University, Taiwan since October 2014.
  • Aug 2013 to Oct 2014 -Associate Professor at Regent Education and Research Foundation, Kolkata.
  • Feb 2013 to Aug 2013- Research Fellow at Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India.
  • Jan 2009 to Jan 2013- PhD Candidate at Centre for Oceans, Rivers, Atmosphere, and Land Sciences (CORAL), Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India.
  • July 2008 to Dec 2008 -Project Assistant Level-II at National Environmental Engineering Research Institute, Kolkata Zonal Laboratory, Kolkata
  • Aug 2007 to June 2008- M.Tech. Second year Project Student at National Environmental Engineering Research Institute, Kolkata Zonal Laboratory, Kolkata

Fellowships / Scholarships
  • Post-Doctoral Scholarship from Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan
  • Post-Doctoral Scholarship at National Central University, Taiwan
  • Institute Research Scholar, IIT Kharagpur

Papers Published in Journals
  • Sources and radiative effects of wintertime black carbon aerosols in an urban atmosphere in east India by S. Verma, S. K. Pani and S. N. Bhanja Chemosphere 90, 260-269 (2013)
  • Variability of winter and summertime aerosols over eastern India urban environment by S. K. Pani and S. Verma Atmospheric Research 137, 112-124 (2014)
  • Aerosol optical and physical properties during winter monsoon pollution transport in an urban environment by S. Verma, S. N. Bhanja, S. K. Pani and A. Mishra Environmental Science and Pollution Research 21 (7), 4977-4994 (2014)
  • Aerosol extinction properties over coastal West Bengal Gangetic plain under inter-seasonal and sea breeze influenced transport processes by S. Verma, B. Priyadharshini, S. K. Pani, D. Bharath Kumar, A. R. Faruqi, S. N. Bhanja, and M. Mandal Atmospheric Research 167, 224-236 (2016)
  • Assessment of aerosol optical property and radiative effect for the layer decoupling cases over the northern South China Sea during the 7-SEAS/Dongsha Experiment by S. K. Pani, S. -H. Wang, N. -H. Lin, S. -C. Tsay, S. Lolli, M. -T. Chuang, C. -T. Lee, S. Chantara, and J. -Y. Yu Journal of Geophysical Research Atmosphere 121 (9), 4894-4906 (2016)
  • Investigation of Biomass Burning Chemical Components over Northern Southeast Asia during 7-SEAS/BASELInE 2014 Campaign by C. Khamkaew, S. Chantara, R. Janta, S. K. Pani, T. Prapamontol, S. Kawichai, W. Wiriya, and N. -H. Lin Aerosol and Air Quality Research 16 (11), 2655-2670 (2016)
  • Radiative Effect of Springtime Biomass-Burning Aerosols over Northern Indochina during 7-SEAS/BASELInE 2013 Campaign by S. K. Pani, S. -H. Wang, N. -H. Lin, C. -T. Lee, S. -C. Tsay, B. N. Holben, S. Janjai, T. -C, Hsiao, M. -T. Chuang, and S. Chantara Aerosol and Air Quality Research 16 (11), 2802-2817 (2016)
  • Satellite-Surface Perspectives of Air Quality and Aerosol-Cloud Effects on the Environment An Overview of 7-SEAS/BASELIn by S. -C. Tsay, H. B. Maring, N. -H. Lin, et al Aerosol and Air Quality Research 16 (11), 2581-2602 (2016)
  • Chemical Characterization of Wintertime Aerosols over Islands and Mountains in East Asia Impacts of the Continental Asian Outflow by S. K. Pani, C. -T. Lee, C. C. -K. Chou, K. Shimada, S. Hatakeyama, A. Takami, S. -H. Wang, and N. -H. Lin Aerosol and Air Quality Research 17 (12), 3006-3036 (2017)
  • A Simulation Study on PM2.5 Sources and Meteorological Characteristics at the Northern tip of Taiwan in the Early Stage of the Asian Haze Period by M. -T. Chuang, C. C. -K. Chou, N. -H. Lin, A. Takami, T. -C. Hsiao, T. -H. Lin, J. S. Fu, S. K. Pani, Y. -R. Lu, and T. -Y. Yang Aerosol and Air Quality Research 17 (12), 3166-3178 (2017)
  • Radiative response of biomass-burning aerosols over an urban atmosphere in northern peninsular Southeast Asia by S. K. Pani, N. -H. Lin, S. Chantara, S. -H. Wang, C. Khamkaew, T. Prapamontol, and S. Janjai Science of The Total Environment 633C, 892-911 (2018)
  • Long-term study of aerosol-cloud-precipitation interaction over the eastern part of India using satellite observations during pre-monsoon season by S. Kant, J. Panda, S. K. Pani, and P. K. Wang Theoretical and Applied Climatology 10.1007/s00704-018-2509-2 (2018)

Papers Presented at Conferences
  • Estimates of Aerosol Optical Depth And Their Radiative Effects During Summer Season Over Kharagpur by Santhosh K. R., S. K. Pani, Shubha Verma International Conference in Emerging Technologies in Environmental Science and Engineering, Oct 26-28, 2009, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh. pp. 86 (2009)
  • Estimates of Aerosol Optical Depth And Their Radiative Effects During Winter Season Over Kharagpur by Pani S. K., Santhosh K.R., Shubha Verma International Conference in Emerging Technologies in Environmental Science and Engineering, Oct 26-28, 2009, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh. pp. 86 (2009)
  • Direct radiative forcing of urban aerosols over Kolkata by S.K. Pani, S. Verma International Conference on Global Climate Change, Feb 19-21, 2010, Visva-Bharati University, Shantiniketan pp. 75 (2010)
  • Black Carbon and its Contribution to Aerosol Optical Depth over Kolkata on the Eastern IGP by S.K. Pani, S. Verma Conference of Indian Aerosol Science and Technology Association, Mar 24-26, 2010, Bose Institute, Darjeeling pp458 (2010)
  • Source evaluation of the seasonal variation in aerosol optical depth distribution over the Indian subcontinent from combined measurement and modeling platforms by S. Verma, M. Schulz, Y. Balkanski, S. N. Bhanja and S. K. Pani 7th Asian Aerosol Conference, August 17-20, 2011, Xian, China accepted (2011)
  • Variation in Wintertime Black Carbon Aerosols at an Urban Center in the Eastern India by S. K. Pani, S. Verma and S. N. Bhanja 7th Asian Aerosol Conference, August 17-20, 2011, Xian, China accepted (2011)
  • Wintertime aerosol properties and their implications to radiative forcing over eastern India by S. N. Bhanja, S. Verma, S. K. Pani European Aerosol Conference, September 4-9, 2011, University of Manchester, accepted (2011)
  • Variations in aerosol properties over an urban environment in eastern India by S. K. Pani International workshop cum seminar series on Challenges and opportunities in Air Pollution and Climate Change, Jan 16-18, 2012, Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology, Pune. pp56 (2012)
  • Aerosol optical properties over Kolkata by S.K. Pani, S.N. Bhanja and S. Verma National conference on Recent Advances in Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Jan 20-21, 2012, National Institute of Technology, Rourkela pp218 (2012)
  • Evaluating Seasonal Aerosol Loading and Its Attribution to Emissions from Indo-gangetic Plain at a Pollution Outflow Vent Into Bay of Bengal Using GCM and Multiple Measurement Platforms by S.K. Pani and S. Verma AOGS - AGU (WPGM) Joint Assembly 2012, 13-17 August, 2012, Singapore pp 64 (2012)
  • Influence of Mesoscale and Long Range Transport on Seasonal Aerosol Surface and Columnar Loading on East Coast of India by S. Verma and S. K. Pani AOGS - AGU (WPGM) Joint Assembly 2012, 13-17 August, 2012, Singapore pp 65 (2012)
  • Wintertime variability of aerosol properties over an urban location in east India- implications for shortwave aerosol radiative forcing by S. N. Bhanja, S. K. Pani and S. Verma Conference of Indian Aerosol Science and Technology Association, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Mumbai, India, 12-15 December 20 (1-2), 605-606 (2012)
  • Contribution of black carbon to the composite aerosol radiative forcing in an urban atmosphere in east India by S. K. Pani and S. Verma Conference of Indian Aerosol Science and Technology Association, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Mumbai, India, 12-15 December, 20 (1-2), 601-602 (2012)
  • The radiative impact of biomass-burning aerosols in the boreal Southeast Asia by S. K. Pani, S. -H. Wang, T. -C. Hsiao, S. -C. Tsay, M. -T. Chuang, C. -T. Lee, Somporn Chantara and N. -H. Lin 2nd International workshop on Atmospheric Composition and the Asian Summer Monsoon, Bangkok, Thailand, 8-10 June 12 (2015)
  • Contribution of anthropogenic aerosols in direct radiative forcing over an urban atmosphere in the Ganges-Delta by S. K. Pani and S. Verma The 9th Asian Aerosol Conference, Kanazawa, Japan, 24-27 June NA (2015)
  • Aerosol status over Dongsha in South China Sea- Radiative forcing and climate impact by S. K. Pani, S. -H. Wang, N. -H. Lin and S. -C. Tsay The 9th Asian Aerosol Conference, Kanazawa, Japan, 24-27 June NA (2015)
  • Impact of springtime biomass-burning aerosols on radiative forcing over northern Thailand during the 7SEAS campaign by S. K. Pani, S. -H. Wang, N. -H. Lin, C. -T. Lee, S. -C. Tsay, B. N. Holben, S. Janjai, T. -C, Hsiao, M. -T. Chuang and S. Chantara European Geosciences Union, Vienna, Austria, 17-22 April 18, EGU2016-11795 (2016)
  • Two-layer Structures of Atmospheric Aerosols over Northern South China Sea- Components and their Radiative Effects by S. -H. Wang, S. K. Pani, N. -H. Lin, and S. -C. Tsay The International Radiation Symposium, Auckland, New Zealand, 16-22 April NA (2016)
  • Impacts of springtime biomass burning aerosols on light extinction over northern Indochina by S. K. Pani, S. -H. Wang, N. -H. Lin, C. -T. Lee, S. -C. Tsay, and T. -C, Hsiao The 23rd International Conference on Aerosol Science Technology, Taipei, Taiwan, 23-24 Septembe pp255 (2016)
  • Aerosol Chemical Characterization in Asian continental outflow at Cape-Fuguei in East Asia during Northeast Monsoon Onset Period by S. K. Pani, C. -T. Lee, N. -H. Lin, and C. C. -K. Chou The 10th Asian Aerosol Conference, Jeju, Korea, 2-6 July pp36 (2017)
  • Quantifying the Aerosol Optical Properties in Asian Continental Outflow over Northern and Central Taiwan by S. K. Pani, S. -H. Wang, N. -H. Lin, C. -T. Lee, and C. C. -K. Chou The 24th International Conference on Aerosol Science Technology, Taichung, Taiwan, 08-09 Septembe pp25 (2017)
  • Relationship between black carbon aerosol and carbon monoxide at a high-mountain background station in East Asia by S. K. Pani, C. -F. Ou-Yang, and N. -H. Lin 2017 Symposium on Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics at Mountain Sites, Gotemba, Japan, 7-10 November NA (2017)

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