Research Areas: Climatology, urbanization and growth models, urban climate, urban sustainability, climate change, South east US, South Asia urbanization and impacts, GIS and remote sensing, climate modeling

Chandana Mitra’s teaching responsibilities largely reflect her interests in urban growth, GIS and climate science.

Dr. Mitra’s primary research interests are in the field of urban climate, urban land cover, urban land use change, growth dynamics in developing countries, urban growth models, mesoscale weather processes and modeling, climate change, satellite remote sensing and GIS.

Subject Areas

  • Environmental Geosciences
  • Geoscience Education Research
Geology, Geography
PhD, University of Georgia, Geography, 2011
MA, University of Calcutta, India, Geography, 1994
BA, University of Calcutta, India, Geography, 1992