Sayantan Sarkar

Assistant Professor

Environmental Engineering

I lead the Atmospheric Chemistry and Climate Change (AC3) Research Group at SCENE, IIT Mandi. Our group works in the broad area of atmospheric sciences; specifically, we investigate fine mode aerosol characteristics in urban, rural and remote areas to understand emissions, atmospheric processing, transport and potential impacts on air quality, regional climate and human health.

Academic Background :

Degree University Year
Ph.D. Jawaharlal Nehru University 2012

Professional Background :

Organisation Post Year
School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, IIT Mandi Assistant Professor 2020-till date
Department of Earth Sciences, IISER Kolkata Assistant Professor 2017-2020
NUS Environmental Research Institute, National University of Singapore Research Fellow 2015-2017
Wadsworth Center, New York State Department of Health, USA Research Affiliate 2013-2015
Atmospheric Sciences Research Center, State University of New York (SUNY) - Albany, USA Adjunct Research Scientist 2013-2015
Global Change Programme, Jadavpur University Postdoctoral Research Associate 2012-2013

Awards and Distinctions :

Name Year
Commendation Letter for Excellence in Teaching, IISER Kolkata 2017, 2018, 2019