India’s Technology Information, Forecasting and Assessment Council (TIFAC) represents India and its scholarly community at IIASA. TIFAC has established a national committee for the India–IIASA Programme to oversee research collaborations and capacity-building activities between the Indian research community and IIASA.
Main areas of collaborations:
Improving land, soil, and water management in India
Energy and climate change modeling
Increasing India’s resilience to natural disasters
Projecting India’s demographic changes
Managing India’s forests for the future
Smart ways to clean up India’s air
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Each year, select Young Scientists Summer Program (YSSP) participants win a scholarship to support their travel and research. In 2022, IIASA welcomed Swaptik Chowdhury, the recipient of the Roger Levien Fellowship, and Chayasmita Deka, who received the Professor Jyoti and Professor Kirit Parikh Fellowship.
Kshatri, S.S., Dhillon, J., Mishra, S., Haghighi, A.T., Hunt, J. , & Patro, E.R. (2022). Comparative Reliability Assessment of Hybrid Si/SiC and Conventional Si Power Module Based PV Inverter Considering Mission Profile of India and Denmark Locations. Energies 15 (22) 10.3390/en15228612.
Agarwal, P. (2022). Air quality benefits from mitigation of Black Carbon emissions in Northern India. IIASA YSSP Report. Laxenburg, Austria: IIASA
Deka, C. (2022). Adoption of Electric Vehicles by the Middle-Income Group in India: A Comparison of Gain, Norm, Fear & Protection Motivators and Other Factors. IIASA YSSP Report. Laxenburg, Austria: IIASA
Dimitrova, A., Marois, G. , Kiesewetter, G., Rafaj, P. , Pachauri, S. , K.C., S., Olmos, S., Rasella, D., & Tonne, C. (2022). Projecting the impact of air pollution on child stunting in India – synergies and trade-offs between climate change mitigation, ambient air quality control, and clean cooking access. Environmental Research Letters 17 (10) e104004. 10.1088/1748-9326/ac8e89.
Patange, O. , Garg, A., & Jayaswal, S. (2022). An integrated bottom-up optimization to investigate the role of BECCS in transitioning towards a net-zero energy system: A case study from Gujarat, India. Energy 255 e124508. 10.1016/j.energy.2022.124508.
Jha, C.K., Ghosh, R.K., Saxena, S., Singh, V., Mosnier, A., Perez Guzman, K. , Stevanović, M., Popp, A., & Lotze-Campen, H. (2022). Pathway to achieve a sustainable food and land-use transition in India. Sustainability Science 10.1007/s11625-022-01193-0.