India’s World Class Tsunami Warning Services

A tsunami early warning system is devised to detect tsunamis well in advance and issue timely warnings to prevent loss of life and damage. A tsunami early warning system is made up of two components, a network of sensors to detect tsunamis and a communication infrastructure to disseminate timely alarms for evacuation of people from […]

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A Historical Perspective of Tropical Cyclone Research

Tropical cyclones (TCs) occur over the warm tropical oceans of north Atlantic, western North Pacific, eastern North Pacific, northern Indian Ocean (NIO), south Indian Ocean and the south Pacific Ocean. The average combined frequency of occurrences of TCs is about five in a year over the Bay of Bengal (BoB) and the Arabian Sea (AS) […]

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