Baggam Spandana

Baggam Spandana

Associate Professor, Physics, GSS, VSP

Additional roles
  • Assistant director - Gitam career guidance centre, VSP.
Ph. D.
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Ph. D.


Degree NameInstitute & College nameYear of Graduation/Award
PhDAndhra University2012
M ScAndhra University2007
B ScPydah degree college2005


Award nameAward OrganizationAwarded year
Topper in Moocscourse titled Semiconductor OptoelectronicsNPTEL2018
Topper in Moocscourse titled Speaking EffectivelyNPTEL2017
Senior Research FellowshipCSIR2009
Junior Research FellowshipISRO2007

PM2.5PM10 ratio characteristics over urban sites of IndiaAdvances in Space Research, Web of science, MAY-Select, 67, 3134-3146

Impact of COVID19 lockdown on the fine particulate matter concentration levels Results from Bengaluru megacity, IndiaAdvances in Space Research, Web of science, APR-2021, 67, 2140-2150

Evaluation of MERRAero PM2.5 over Indian citiesAdvances in Space Research, Scopus, -2019, 64, 328-334

Advection induced short period anomalies and seasonal features in aerosol optical depth over Bay of Bengal in the WICARB regionAtmospheric Environment, Google scholar, -2012, 51, 175-186

Evidence of control of Black Carbon and sulfate relative mass concentration on composite aerosol radiative forcing case of a coastal urban areaJournal of Geophysical research, Google scholar, -2012, 117, 205

3.Measurements of Aerosol intensive properties over Visakhapatnam, India for 2007 Annales Geophysicae, Google scholar, -2011, 29, 973-985

Temporal characteristics of Aerosol physical properties at Visakhapatnam on the east coast of India during ICARB Signatures of transport onto Bay of Bengal Journal of earth system science, Google scholar, -2008, 117, 421-427

Title of the bookBook / ChapterName of the publisherSubject areaEditionPage numbersISBNPublished year
AntarangamBookPrudvi PublishersPersonality development19788193673182018
Seminar nameOrganized byVenueStart dateEnd dateTitle of the paper presentedRoleCo presenter
NationalISROSourashtra University, Rajkot24-Feb-201027-Feb-2010Temporal variation of Aerosol Single Scattering Albedo Over a costal urban location in the outflow pathway from Eastern peninsular IndiaParticipatedProf. K. Niranjan
NationalRadio Astronomy Centre, NCRA TIFROoty26-Feb-200829-Feb-2008Micro Pulse Lidar observation of Aerosol Vertical distribution at Visakhapatnam Effects of synoptic and mesoscale weather on the temporal variationsParticipatedProf. K. Niranjan
NationalISROAndhra University09-Feb-200612-Feb-2006Participated
Seminar nameOrganized byVenueStart dateEnd dateTitle of the paper presentedRoleCo presenter
InternationalPhysical Research LaboratoryAhmedabad19-Dec-200722-Dec-2007Micro Pulse Lidar Observations of the Atmospheric aerosol vertical structure at a tropical Indian station VisakhapatnamParticipatedProf. K. Niranjan
InternationalPhysical Research LaboratoryAhmedabad19-Dec-200722-Dec-2007Temporal and spatial variability of aerosol BC mass concentration and its radiative forcing over parts of eastern IndiaParticipatedProf. K. Niranjan
Name of the awardAwarded byAwarded year
C CertificateNCC2005
TitleTypeOrganized byVenueStart dateEnd dateRole
Fuzzy logic and neural networksFaculty development programNPTELOnline13-Feb-201928-Apr-2019Participated
Joy of computing with PythonFaculty development programNPTELOnline01-Jan-201928-Apr-2019Participated
Introduction to researchFaculty development programNPTELOnline01-Feb-201831-Mar-2018Participated
Semiconductor OptoelectronicsFaculty development programNPTELOnline01-Jan-201828-Apr-2018Participated
Speaking EffectivelyFaculty development programNPTELOnline01-Feb-201730-Apr-2017Participated
Outcome based pedagogic Principles for Effective TeachingFaculty development programNPTELOnline01-Jan-201728-Feb-2017Participated
Physics of MaterialsFaculty development programNPTELOnline01-Jul-201530-Nov-2015Participated
AMEA2015Quality improvement programGITAMGITAM deemed to be University26-Mar-201526-Mar-2015Participated
SERC SchoolQuality improvement programIIT KanpurIIT Kanpur07-Mar-200915-Mar-2009Participated
WICARB Field CampaignQuality improvement programISROBay of Bengal27-Dec-200830-Jan-2009Participated
SERC SchoolQuality improvement programAndhra UniversityAndhra University08-Sep-200828-Sep-2008Participated
ISRO NASA International workshopQuality improvement programISRO NASAIIRS Dehradun12-May-200815-May-2008Participated
TitleTypeOrganized byVenueStart dateEnd dateRole