Was the earliest documented account of tornado dynamics published by an Indian scientist in an Indian journal?

  title={Was the earliest documented account of tornado dynamics published by an Indian scientist in an Indian journal?},
  author={S. De and A. K. Sahai},
  • S. DeA. Sahai
  • Published 22 April 2019
  • Environmental Science
  • Weather
The first documented meteorological research in India was carried out by the British in the eighteenth century. Who, then, was the first native Indian to publish a paper on meteorology in an Indian journal? A paper entitled Note on a whirlwind at Pundooah by Chunder Sikur Chatterjee, included in the Proceedings of the Asiatic Society of Bengal in 1865, was probably the first paper published by a native Indian in an Indian journal, indicating that meteorology, as a subject of academic study, has… 



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