PROMOTING SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY BETWEEN INDIA AND THE U.S.

2015 U.S. Bose Scholar Daniel Howard researching predictive models for Indian monsoons

For nearly 1 billion people living on the subcontinent of India, monsoon rainfall provides water for agriculture, drinking water and hydroelectricity production. The torrential rainfall also can lead to deadly floods and landslides. Scientists have grappled with reliably predicting monsoons in advance, but progress has been slow mainly due to lack of measurements of the phenomena believed to be the building blocks of monsoon weather.

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