Biographies of PhD Fellows

Chaman Gul

Chaman Gul from Pakistan is a PhD student of the Cold and Arid Regions Environmental & Engineering Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Science, China and is being guided by Professor Shichang Kang.

He was with ICIMOD as a fellow under its PhD Fellowship 2016. 

In line with his interest in climate change, environmental science, and black carbon concentration in the cryosphere, Gul, under the supervision of Siva Praveen Puppala, Aerosol Scientist, ICIMOD, is working on black carbon aerosol impacts on the cryosphere. 

He has a Master’s degree in Applied Physics, Computer Science, and Remote Sensing. Prior to enrolling in his PhD programme, he was with the National Space Agency of Pakistan for seven years as Senior Scientific Assistant in Space Science Directorate. 

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