National Conference on

Polar Sciences (NCPS-2019)

Organised by: National Centre for Polar and Ocean Research

Date: August 20-22, 2019; Venue: NCPOR, Goa



Researchers are invited to participate and present their findings on various aspects of Polar Regions including Himalayas. The conference will include invited and contributed oral as well as poster presentations. High quality original and unpublished work (conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical) shall be encouraged. Abstracts for poster presentation under YPSM are invited from early career scientists. Abstract under YPSM and conference can be submitted under the same theme:

(a) Geochronology, Geochemistry and Petrology

(b) Crustal Evolution: Insight from Recent Geophysical and Geological Investigations

(c) Geodesy and geodynamics

(d) Others

(a) Solar-terrestrial Interaction Studies

(b) Weather and Climate

(c) Others

(a) Physical Processes and Hydrodynamics

(b) Biogeochemical Processes

(c) Present and Past Climate Responses

(d) Ocean Modelling

(e) Others

(a) Physical forcings, biogeochemical feedbacks and variability

(b) Paleoclimate records and global linkages

(c) Climate change and impact

(d) Others

(a) Cryospheric Processes and Variability

(b) Glacier dynamics, processes and glacio-hydrological responses

(c) Sea ice variability and dynamics through time and space

(d) Others

(a) Planktons of the past and present: climatological and ecological perspectives

(b) Diversity and Ecology of Flora and Fauna

(c) Microbial diversity: their role in the environment and industry

(d) Environmental Monitoring and Assessment

(e) Others

(a) Cold climate engineering: buildings, mechanical, systems, alternate energy systems

(b) Communication and data management

(c) Medical & Social issues: Polar medicine, impacts of the polar environment and isolation over winter on individuals and communities

(d) Safety: human safety, equipment, clothing, operating procedures and search & rescue

(d) Education and outreach

(e) Others