Standardization of mapping of cryosphere region in the Himalayas
Standardization in measurement and assessment of mass balance of benchmark glaciers and cryospheric regions within national boundary
In field measurement of climatic parameters
Palaeoclimatic reconstruction for better understanding of magnitude and frequency of past climate and future modeling.
Impact of snow cover and cryosphere changes on cryosphere itself, river regime and society as a result.
To investigate, assess and measure changes in Cryosphere cover due to climate change on standardized format.
To build on the field data repository on climate and Cryosphere changes over space and time.
To comprehend the impact of such changes on human and ecological regimes with special emphases on the Himalayan Rivers.
To build state-of-art laboratories to achieve the above goals in each of the partner institutions.
Assessment of GHG & Black Carbon Impact on Glacial Melt
Modeling the contribution of Snow, Glacier and Rainfall to the stream flow
Mass Balance study of Benchmark glaciers
Societal Resilience and Adaptability