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  1. Suryachandra A. Rao, Y.Sadhuram, and V.V.Gopalakrishna, 1995: The present value of Ce for the Arabian Sea during summer monsoon. Proceedings of Earth & Planetary Sciences, 104, 607-611

  2. V.V.Gopalakrishna, Suryachandra A. Rao, M.S.S.Sarama, Shailesh M.Pednekar, Balajee P.L, L.V.G.Rao and R.R.Rao., 1995: Observed year to year variability in the thermal structure along Madras-Andamans XBT track line in the Bay of Bengal, World Meteorological Organization/Technical Document, 717, 166-170

  3. Suryachandra A. Rao, 1998: Rossby waves in Bay of Bengal: Observations and Simulations, Ph.D Thesis, Andhra University, India

  4. V.S.N.Murty, M.S.S.Sarma, B.P.Lambata, V.V.Gopalakrishna, S.M.Pednekar,  Suryachandra A. Rao, A.J.Luis, A.R.Kaka and L.V.G.Rao, 2000: Deep Sea Research I 47 (2000) 1569-1582

  5. V.V.Goapalakrishna, Suryachandra A. Rao, 2000: Studies on the thermal fields in the Bay of Bengal, Indian Geological Congress, 26, 325-344

  6. Suryachandra A. Rao, S.K.Behera, Y.Masumoto and T.Yamagata, 2002: Interannual variability in the subsurface tropical Indian Ocean with special emphasis on the Indian Ocean Dipole, Deep Sea Research II, 49, 1549-1572

  7. Suryachandra A. Rao, V.V.Gopalakrishna, S.R.Shetye and T.Yamagata, 2002: Why were cool SST anomalies absent in the Bay of Bengal during 1997 Indian Ocean Dipole event, Geophysical Research Letters. 29, 50-1 to 50-4

  8. Behera, S.K., Suryachandra A. Rao, N. H. Saji., and T. Yamagata, 2003: Comments on “A Cautionary Note on the Interpretation of EOFs”. Journal of Climate, 16, 1087-1093

  9. Zubair, L., Suryachandra A. Rao, T. Yamagata, 2003: Modulation of Sri Lanka Maha rainfall by the Indian Ocean Dipole. Geophysical Research Letters, 30, 35-1 to 35-4

  10. Suryachandra A. Rao, S. K. Behera., Y. Masumoto., and T. Yamagata. 2002: Subsurface interannual variability associated with the Indian Ocean Dipole, CLIVAR Exchanges, 23, 11 – 13

  11. Yamagata, T., S. K. Behera, Suryachandra A. Rao, Z. Guan, K. Ashok, H.N. Saji, 2002: The Indian Ocean Dipole: a physical entity, CLIVAR Exchanges, 24, pp 15-18, 20-22

  12. Suryachandra A. Rao, and S. K. Behera., 2005: Subsurface influence on the SST in the tropical Indian Ocean: Structure and interannual variability. Dynamics of Atmospheres and Oceans, 39, 103-135

  13. Yamagata, T., S. K. Behera, Suryachandra A. Rao, Z. Guan, K. Ashok, H.N. Saji, 2002: Comments on “Dipoles, Temperature Gradient, and Tropical Climate Anomalies” Bulletin of American Meteorological Society, 84, 1418-1422

  14. Suryachandra A. Rao, and T. Yamagata: Abrupt termination of Indian Ocean Dipole events in response to intraseasonal disturbances, Geophysical Research Letters, 31, L19306, doi:10.1029/2004GL020842

  15. Yamagata T, Behera S. K, J. J. Luo, S. Masson, M. R. Jury and Suryachandra A. Rao, 2003: Coupled Ocean-Atmosphere Variability in the Tropical Indian Ocean. Earth’s Climate: The Ocean-Atmosphere Interaction, Geophysical Monograph Series 147, American Geophysical Union, 189-211

  16. Suryachandra A. Rao, S. Masson, J. J. Luo, S. K. Behera, and T. Yamagata, 2007: Termination of Indian Ocean Dipole events in a coupled general circulation model.  Journal of Climate, 20, 3018-3035

  17. Behera, S. K., J.J. Luo, S. Masson, Suryachandra A. Rao, H. Sakuma and T. Yamagata, 2006: A CGCM study on the interaction between IOD and ENSO, J. Climate, 19, 1608-1705

  18. R. S. Ajayamohan, Suryachandra A. Rao and Toshio Yamagata, 2008: Influence of Indian Ocean Dipole on Poleward Propagation of Boreal Summer Intraseasonal Oscillations, J. Climate, 21, 5437-5454

  19. R. S. Ajayamohan, Suryachandra A. Rao and Toshio Yamagata, 2006: Indian Ocean Dipole Modulates  Number of Extreme Rainfall Events, Journal of Meteorological Society, 86, 245-252

  20. Ashok, K., S. K. Behera,  Suryachandra A. Rao, H. Weng,  and T. Yamagata:2007: El Niño Modoki and its teleconnections, Journal of geophysical Research, 112, C11007, doi:10.1029/2006JC003798, 2007

  21. H. Weng, K. Ashok, S. K. Behera, Suryachandra A. Rao and T. Yamagata, 2007: Impacts of Recent El Nino Modoki on Dry/Wet Extremes in the Pacific Rim during Boreal Summer, Climate Dynamics, 29, 113-129
  22. Ajayamohan, R.S., Suryachandra A. Rao, and T. Yamagata, 2008: Influence of Indian Ocean Dipole on Poleward Propagation of Boreal Summer Intraseasonal Oscillations. J. Climate, 21, 5437–5454

  23. Ajayamohan, R. S., Suryachandra A. Rao, J.-J. Luo, and T. Yamagata, 2009: Influence of Indian Ocean Dipole on boreal summer intraseasonal oscillations in a coupled general circulation model, J. Geophys. Res., 114, D06119, doi:10.1029/2008JD011096

  24. Iskandar, I., Suryachandra A. Rao, and T. Tozuka, 2009: Chlorophyll-a bloom along the southern coasts of Java and Sumatra during 2006, International Journal of Remote Sensing, 30, 3,663-671

  25. Ashok K., S. Iizuka, Suryachandra A. Rao, N. H. Saji, W.-J. Lee 2009: Processes and boreal summer impacts of the 2004 El Niño Modoki: An AGCM study, Geophys. Res. Lett., 36, L04703, doi:10.1029/2008GL036313

  26. Nisha, K., Suryachandra A. Rao,  et al., 2009: Reduced Near-Surface Thermal Inversions in 2005–06 in the Southeastern Arabian Sea (Lakshadweep Sea), J. Phys. Oceanogr., 39, 1184–1199

  27. Shreeram P, Suryachandra A. Rao, and Y.Sadhuram 2009: Meandering and drifting of sea turtles in the Bay of Bengal: The role of Oceanic Rossby waves, Marine Geodesy, in press

  28. Vinayachandran. P., Francis, P.A, and Suryachandra A. Rao, 2009: Indian Ocean Dipole: Processes and Impacts, Indian Academy of Sciences (Special volume on current trends in Sciences)
  29. Suryachandra A. Rao, J-J. Luo, S. K. Behera, and T. Yamagata, 2009: Generation and termination of Indian Ocean dipole events in 2003, 2006 and 2007, Clim. Dynamics, 10.1007/s00382-008-0498-z, 33, 752-767
  30. Suryachandra A. Rao, Chaudhari H.S., Pokhrel S., Goswami B.N., Unusual central Indian drought of summer monsoon - 2008: Role of Southern Tropical Indian Ocean warming, Journal of Climate, 23, 2010, 5163-5174
  31. Mujumdar M., Salunke K., Suryachandra A. Rao, Ravichandran M., Goswami B.N., Diurnal cycle induced amplification of sea surface temperature intraseasonal oscillations over the Bay of Bengal in summer monsoon season, IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, 8, 2011, 206-210
  32. Suryachandra A. Rao, Saha S.K., Pokhrel S., Sundar D., Dhakate A.R., Mahapatra S., Ali S., Chaudhari H.S., Shreeram P., Vasimalla S., Srikanth A.S., Suresh R.R.V., Modulation of SST, SSS over northern Bay of Bengal on ISO time scale, Journal of Geophysical Research, 116, 2011, doi:10.1029/2010JC006804, C09026, 1-11
  33. Sabeerali C.T., Suryachandra A. Rao, Ajayamohan R.S., Murtugudde R., On the relationship between Indian summer monsoon withdrawal and Indo-Pacific SST anomalies before and after 1976/1977 climate shift, Climate Dynamics, online, 2011, DOI 10.1007/s00382-011-1269-9, 1-19
  34. Pokhrel S., Chaudhari H.S., Saha S.K., Dhakate A., Yadav R.K., Salunke K., Mahapatra S., Suryachandra A. Rao, ENSO, IOD and Indian summer monsoon in NCEP climate forecast system, Climate Dynamics, online, 2012, DOI 10.1007/s00382-012-1349-5, 1-23
  35. Chaudhari H.S., Pokhrel S., Saha S.K., Dhakate A., Yadav R.K., Salunke K., Mahapatra S., Sabeerali C.T., Suryachandra A. Rao, Model biases in long coupled runs of NCEP CFS in the context of Indian summer monsoon, International Journal of Climatology, online, 2012, DOI: 10.1002/joc.3489, 1-13
  36. Saha Subodh K., Halder S., Suryachandra A. Rao, Goswami B.N., Modulation of ISOs by land-atmosphere feedback and contribution to the interannual variability of Indian summer monsoon, Journal of Geophysical Research, 117, 2012, DOI:10.1029/2011JD017291, D13101, 1-14
  37. Suryachandra A. Rao, Dhakate A.R., Saha S.K., Mahapatra S., Chaudhari H.S., Pokhrel S., Sahu S.K., Why is Indian Ocean warming consistently?, Climatic Change, 110, 2012, DOI 10.1007/s10584-011-0121-x, 709-719
  38. Pokhrel S., Chaudhari H.S., Saha S.K., Dhakate A., Yadav R.K., Salunke K.,  Mahapatra S., Suryachandra A. Rao, ‘ENSO, IOD and Indian summer monsoon in NCEP climate forecast system ’Climate Dynamics, 39, 2012, DOI:10.1007/s00382-012-1349-5, 2143-2165
  39. Sabeerali C.T., Suryachandra A. Rao, Ajayamohan R.S., Murtugudde R. ‘On the relationship between Indian summer monsoon withdrawal and Indo-Pacific SST anomalies before and after 1976/1977 climate shift’ Climate Dynamics, 39, 2012, DOI 10.1007/s00382-011-1269-9, 841-859
  40. Saha Subodh K., Halder S., Suryachandra A. Rao, Goswami B.N. ‘Modulation of ISOs by land-atmosphere feedback and contribution to the interannual variability of Indian summer monsoon’ Journal of Geophysical Research, 117, 2012, DOI:10.1029/2011JD017291, D13101, 1-14
  41. Suryachandra A. Rao, Dhakate A.R., Saha S.K., Mahapatra S., Chaudhari H.S., Pokhrel S., Sahu S.K. Why is Indian Ocean warming consistently? Climatic Change, 110, 2012, DOI 10.1007/s10584-011-0121-x, 709-719
  42. Chaudhari H.S., Pokhrel S., Saha S.K., Dhakate A., Yadav R.K., Salunke K., Mahapatra S., Sabeerali C.T., Suryachandra A. Rao, ‘Model biases in long coupled runs of NCEP CFS in the context of Indian summer monsoon’ International Journal of Climatology, 33, 2013, DOI:10.1002/joc.3489, 1057-1069
  43. Chowdary J.S., Chaudhari H.S., Gnanaseelan C., Parekh A., Rao Suryachandra A., Sreenivas P., Pokhrel S., Singh P. ‘Summer monsoon circulation and precipitation over the tropical Indian Ocean during ENSO in the NCEP climate forecast system’ Climate Dynamics, online, 2013, DOI:10.1007/s00382-013-1826-5, 1-23
  44. Hazra A., Taraphdar S., Halder M., Pokhrel S., Chaudhari H.S., Salunke K., Mukhopadhyay P., Suryachandra A. Rao, ‘Indian summer monsoon drought 2009: role of aerosol and cloud microphysics’ Atmospheric Science Letters, 14, 2013, DOI:10.1002/asl2.437,181-186
  45. Sabeerali C.T., Dandi A.R., Dhakate A., Salunke K., Mahapatra S., Rao Suryachandra A., Simulation of boreal summer intraseasonal oscillations in the latest CMIP5 coupled GCMs’ Journal of Geophysical Research, 118, 2013, DOI:10.1002/jgrd.50403, 4401-4420
  46. Saha Subodh K., Pokhrel S., Chaudhari H.S., Dhakate A., Shewale S., Sabeerali C.T., Salunke K., Hazra A., Mahapatra S., Suryachandra A. Rao, Improved simulation of Indian summer monsoon in latest NCEP climate forecast system free run’ International Journal of Climatology, online, 2013, DOI:10.1002/joc.3791, 1-14
  47. Goswami B.B., Deshpande M.S., Mukhopadhyay P., Saha Subodh K., Rao Suryachandra A., Murthugudde R., Goswami B.N., Simulation of monsoon intraseasonal variability in NCEP CFSv2 and its role on systematic bias, Climate Dynamics, published online, February 2014, DOI:10.1007/s00382-014-2089-5, 1-21