Project Surya Principal Investigator
Prof. V. Ramanathan

Researchers: Dr. Ranjit Bahadur, R. Thomas
Center for Clouds, Chemistry & Climate (C4)
Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO)
University of California, San Diego (UCSD)
San Diego, CA, USA

Co-Principal Investigators
Prof. Kalpana Balakrishnan

Director, WHO Collaborating Center for Occupational Health
Sri Ramachandra University
Chennai, India

Prof. Gregory R. Carmichael
The University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA, USA

Prof. Umesh Kulshrestha
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi, India

Dr. Nithya Ramanathan
Research Faculty, Computer Science
UCLA, Center for Embedded Network Sensing (CENS)

President | Founder, Nexleaf Analytics
Los Angeles, CA, USA

Dr. I.H. Rehman
Director, Social Transformation Division
The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI)
New Delhi, India
Surya Administrator: Abhishek Kar

Prof. James J. Schauer
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Madison, WI, USA

United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
Surendra Shrestha
Director, Strategic Resource Mobilization/Special Initiatives
Mylvakanam Iyngararasan
Research Consultant: Praveen Siva

Surya Partners:

  • The Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves
  • American Carbon Registry
  • SCS Global Inc.