Prof. (Dr.) Gufran Beig Portal
Prof. (Dr.) Gufran Beig Portal
Prof. (Dr.) Gufran Beig Portal
Prof. (Dr.) Gufran Beig Portal
Prof. (Dr.) Gufran Beig Portal
Prof. (Dr.) Gufran Beig Portal



  • Scientific Advisory Group (SAG) Member, of World Meteorological Organization's (UN) GAW -Urban Research Meteorology & Environment Program, 2010-2019.
  • Scientific Steering Group (SSG) Member of SPARC (Stratospheric Processes And their Role in Climate), World Climate Research Program, WMO, Geneva, 2016-2021.
  • Scientific Steering Committee (SSC) Member of International Global Atmospheric Chemistry (IGAC) program of IGBP: 2008-2012.
  • Chairmanof the Joint Working Group of IAGA (International Association of Geomagnetism and Aeronomy), ICMA and CAWSES on Atmospheric Trends (July 2011-2019)
  • Member of the Advisory/Selection Committee for the Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar (SSB) Prize in Earth, Atmosphere, Ocean Planetary Science, CSIR, New Delhi.
  • Member of "Earth Environmental Sciences Research Committee", CSIR, India, 2011-2015.
  • Editorial Board Member of an international journal "Aerosol and Air Quality Research (AAQR)", Publisher- AAGR Aerosol and Air Quality Research, Taiwan, since 2018-Onwards.
  • Editor of an international journal "Journal of Atmospheric and Solar Terrestrial Physics (JASTP)", Elsevier Publication Co., United Kingdom since 2007.
  • Editor of Indian Journal of Radio and Space Physics, CSIR, India, since 2015.
  • Member Expert Review Committee of German Ministry for education & science on research program, German Aerospace Agency, Germany, 2011-2014.
  • Adjunct Professor", Dept. of Atmospheric & Space Sci., University of Pune, Pune.
  • Guest Editor of Journal of Geophysical Research (JGR), AGU, Washington, DC, 2010-2011.
  • Member Advisory Group for Global Change Issues (GCI) under Technology Vision 2035 for India, Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India, 2011-2012.
  • Project Leader of task group of CAWSES-I of SCOSTEP (Scientific Committee on Solar-Terrestrial Physics), 2011-2014.
  • Chairman of the MTTA (Mesospheric temperature Trend Assessment) panel of the WG of International Association of Geomagnetism and Aeronomy (IAGA) and ICMA.
  • Vice-Chairman of the Working Group of IAGA (International Association of Geomagnetism and Aeronomy) and ICMA on Trends (2003-2010).
  • Scientific Committee Member of the Working Group of CAWSES-I of SCOSTEP, Canada.
  • Young Scientist Committee Member of IAGA, International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics (IUGG) for "IAGA-2020 vision" document (2003-2007).
  • Guest Editor, Journal of Atmospheric and Solar Terrestrial Physics (JASTP) (UK)-2008.
  • Guest Editor , Journal of Atmospheric and Solar Terrestrial Physics (JASTP) (UK)-2006.
  • Guest Editor , Journal of Physics and Chemistry of the Earth (JPCE) (Europe)-2005.
  • Scientific committee members in several international conference committees.
  • Active Member of The New York Academy of Sciences, NY, USA.
  • Life member of the India Meteorology Society (IMS) -Since 1998.
  • Associate of Committee for Space Research, Paris (France).
  • Associate /Member of Aerosol Society of India.
  • Member of American Geophysical Union (AGU), Washington, DC, USA -Since 2000


  • Maharana Udai Singh National Award by the Mewar Foundation, Rajasthan for the contribution in the field of environmental protection. (2007)
  • Young Scientist Award: Conferred by MAAS, India.
  • "Certificate of Recognition" for Scientific Assessment Panel by the United Nations Environmental Program (UNEP), Ozone Secretariat, Geneva. (2013)
  • Certificates of Innovation" by the World Meteorological Organization for the Development of India's first air quality forecasting system SAFAR (2010, 2011).
  • Certificate of Merit Award by the Ministry of Earth Sciences (MoES), GoI for scientific excellence (2008).
  • The 13th Silver Jubilee Award by the Governing Council of IIITM, Pune. (2000)
  • Clean up The World award by the Clean up the word Program and United Nations Environment Program, U.S.A. (1994)
  • Best Paper Award, in NSSS by, ISRO, Bangalore. (1989)
  • Gold Medal in the M.Sc. (Physics) degree by M.L. Sukhadia University, Udaipur (1983)


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