National Oceanic and
Atmospheric Administration
United States Department of Commerce

Dr. Sree Lekha Jarugula

NRC Postdoctoral Research Associate
Staff Affiliation: 
NRC
PMEL Division: 
Ocean Climate
PMEL Project: 
Global Tropical Moored Buoy Array

Sree Lekha joins the Global Tropical Moored Buoy Array (GTMBA) program as an NRC Postdoctoral Associate. Sree Lekha completed her PhD in Physical Oceanography in 2020 at the Centre for Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, Indian Institute of Science. Her PhD work is related to understanding the space-time scale variability of near-surface salinity in the Bay of Bengal using several observational datasets from moorings, research ships, satellite altimetry and reanalysis. Outside of academic research, she likes to write blog posts about her travel and life experiences on a personal blog: www.where-life-takes-me.com