Shridhar D. Jawak
Shridhar D. Jawak is currently working as a "Project Scientist B" at the Polar Remote Sensing Division/Polar Sciences Group of Earth System Science Organization (ESSO) ─ National Centre for Antarctic and Ocean Research (NCAOR), Ministry of Earth Sciences, Government of India, under a long term project "Satellite-based Digital Elevation Model for monitoring Antarctic Ice topography, with special focus on Glaciers". He has also co-chaired/chaired 3 scientific sessions (focusing on geospatial science in polar regions) in major international conferences e.g. SCAR Open Science Conference (OSC) 2012, SCAR OSC-2014, and ISAES-2015. He has conducted 3 major field expeditions to Antarctica and 1 field campaign to Arctic during 2011-2016. He has trained/co-guided more than 70 Indian students for completion of their summer training and master's thesis projects in the field of polar remote sensing at NCAOR.