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Rajesh Kumar, Research Scientist
Rajesh Kumar received his master's degree in Meteorology from Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT), India in 2004. He did his PhD in Ocean Engineering and Naval Architecture from IIT Kharagpur, India in 2009 and postdoc (2009-2011) at Uppsala University, Sweden on Coupled Atmosphere-Wave modeling. He was an NSERC Postdoctoral Fellow at Environment Canada, Montreal before joining NYUAD.
Research areas: air-sea interaction, wave-ice interaction, wave modeling, and coupled ocean-atmosphere-ice modeling.