Dr.Kalachand Sain, Director WIHG, has been bestowed with the Dr. M.N. Bose Memorial Lecture Award for the year 2019 by Birbal Sahni Institute of Paleosciences, Lucknow.
Dr. R.J.G. Perumal has been conferred with National Geoscience Award -2018 in the field of Natural Hazard Investigations. The award was conferred by the Ministry of Mines, Government of India. He also received a certificate of Outstanding Contribution in reviewing for Tectonophysics.
Dr. Aparna Shukla was chosen as the ‘Women Scientist’ for the year 2018 by the Uttarakhand Science Education & Research Centre(USERC),Dehradun. She was also elected as ‘The World Academy of Sciences’ (TWAS), Young Affiliate 2018 for five years.
Dr.D.P. Dobhal has been nominated as ‘National Correspondent’ of the World Glacier Monitoring Service(WGMS), Zurich, Switzerland.
Dr.Rakesh Bhambri- CFG, has been selected as the ‘Scientific Editor’ of the ‘Journal of Glaciology’.
Dr. Nilendu Singh-CFG, has been awarded ‘B.V. Ramana Rao Best Paper Award in Agricultural Meteorology’ for the year 2018 by the Association of Agrometeorologists, Anand,Guajrat.