IMS Popular Book Series

In pursuit of one of its key objectives to support education and research in meteorology, the IMS is making efforts to publish high-quality scientific books with the generous contributions of time and effort by its eminent senior members. Through arrangements with a private publishing house, the IMS has brought out the following books as part of “IMS Popular Book Series“. In order to provide these books at affordable prices, the IMS has also obtained a number of copies at a discounted price. A limited number of copies of each of these publications are available for purchase by interested students, researchers, operational meteorologists and other professionals, at the same discounted price.

Those interested in purchasing copies (only within India) may contact [email protected] for further information.

Weather Satellites


Prof. R.R. Kelkar,

Former Director General of Meteorology,
Former President, IMS,
IMS Fellow,
Former ISRO Chair Professor,
Savitribai Phule Pune University.
Published in January 2018
108 pages
ISBN: 978-93-875-9365-7

Numerical Weather Prediction


Prof. D.V. Bhaskar Rao,

Former Professor of Meteorology,
Andhra University,
IMS Fellow.
Published in January 2018
266 pages
ISBN: 978-10-3240-626-8

Basics of Atmospheric Dynamics


Prof. R.N. Keshavamurty,

Former Director,
Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology,
Former Professor, Physical Research Laboratory,
IMS Fellow and IMS Sir Gilbert Walker Gold Medal Recipient.
Published in January 2021
167 pages
ISBN: 978-10-3214-008-7