Research Group Leader – Water Risks and Disasters (WRD)
Office: Colombo - Sri Lanka
Monitoring floods and droughts, rapid emergency response mapping, remote sensing data and image processing, geographical information systems, satellite-based rainfall estimates, drought forecasting, hydrological modeling, flood forecasting and inundation modeling, weather-index insurance, food security, agricultural water management, climate change, disaster risk management.
International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD), Nepal; University of Bayreuth, Germany; French Institute of Pondicherry (IFP), India.
English, Telugu, Tamil, Hindi