Dipayan Choudhury

Dipayan Choudhury
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Education
  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia, September 2017
    • Thesis title: CMIP5 Decadal Predictions: Implications for Australian Hydrology
  • Bachelor of Technology (Honours), National Institute of Technology, Rourkela, India, 2012
Work Experience
  • Postdoctoral Researcher, IBS Center for Climate Physics (ICCP), Pusan National University, Busan, South Korea, Jan 2018 - present
  • Casual Academic, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia, 2013-2017
  • Management Trainee Engineer, Central Mining Planning and Design Institute, Bhubaneswar, India, 2012-2013
Fellowships, Awards, and Honors
  • Awarded Highly Commended in 2016 Postgraduate Research Symposium, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia, September 2016
    • Presentation Title: Decadal Hydrologic Presentation
  • Awarded Postgraduate Research Support Scheme scholarship for presenting research overseas, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia, September 2014
  • Awarded competitive UNSW Tuition Fee Scholarship (TFS), The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia, March 2013
  • Awarded certificate of recommendation for progress at the European Commission FP-7 
project CEOP – AEGIS and Advanced Training Course, National Institute of Technology, Rourkela, India, April 2012
  • Awarded for best paper presentation at Rainwater Harvesting and Artificial Ground Water Recharge Seminar, Bureau of Indian Standards, New Delhi, India, January 2012
Research Interests
  • Simulation of glacial inception and termination 
  • High resolution paleoclimate modeling
  • Decadal predictions
  • Drift correction of climate models
  • Rainfall-SST teleconnections
Publications
  1. Choudhury D., Gupta A. S., Sharma A., Mehrotra R. and Sivakumar B. (2017). An assessment of drift correction alternatives for CMIP5 decadal predictions. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 122. https://doi.org/10.1002/2017JD026900
  2. Choudhury, D, A Sen Gupta, A Sharma, AS Taschetto, R Mehrotra, and B Sivakumar (2016), Impacts of the tropical trans-basin variability on Australian rainfall, Climate Dynamics, 10.1007/s00382-016-3405-z, 1-13.
  3. Choudhury, D, A Sharma, A Sen Gupta, R Mehrotra, and B Sivakumar (2016), Sampling biases in CMIP5 decadal forecasts, Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 121(7), 3435-3445.
  4. Choudhury, D, A Sharma, B Sivakumar, A Sen Gupta, and R Mehrotra (2015), On the predictability of SSTA indices from CMIP5 decadal experiments, Environmental Research Letters, 10(7), 074013.
  5. Choudhury, Dipayan (2017), CMIP5 Decadal Predictions: Implications for Australian Hydrology, Ph.D. thesis, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia.
  6. Choudhury, Dipayan and Sahoo, Anwesha (2012), Rainwater Harvesting In A Typical Mine In Orissa, B.Tech. thesis, National Institute of Technology, Rourkela, India.