An Assistant Professor of GITAM University Institute of Technology's Department of Engineering Physics G. Srinivasa Rao has been invited by Tubingen University in Germany to participate in a joint research programme on climate change.

As a part of this joint research programme GITAM University Institute of Technology Engineering Physics Department Assistant Professor Dr. G. Srinivasa Rao will conduct studies on palaeo-climate evolution of the South Eastern Tibetan Plateau area to understand the Global climatic changes along with a professor of Institute of Limnology in Nanjing (China) Shoyun Hu, according to a GITAM press release on Saturday.

Study of past climate changes would provide knowledge about the range of natural climatic fluctuations which was a key to understand the present climatic changes due to human impact, Prof. Srinivasa Rao said.