Welcome to NCPOR (erstwhile NCAOR)

National Centre for Polar and Ocean Research (NCPOR) is India’s premier R&D institution responsible for the country’s research activities in the polar and Southern Ocean realms.

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The mandate of NCPOR is currently confined to the exploration of gas hydrate occurrences within the EEZ as well as Multi-metal hydrothermal mineralisation in the Indian ridge area.

  1. SST Changes in the Indian Sector of the Southern Ocean govern the Indian Monsoon on Millennial Timescales. Read more
  2. Investigation of Black Carbon characteristics over Southern Ocean: Contribution of fossil fuel and biomass burning Read more

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