OBJECTIVES OF THE ATD BRANCH

 Atmosphere Technology Division (ATD) focuses on the development of satellite, rocket- and balloon-borne scientific payloads and ground-based systems for insitu probing and remote sensing of the Earth’s atmosphere and space environment and planetary atmospheres. ATD is also responsible for augmentation and maintenance of the ongoing experimental systems, providing technical support to the scientific activities of SPL and development of common technical facilities. It works in close coordination with the scientific branches of SPL and provides technical expertise for realization of the scientific ideas.