Mon . 19 Jun 2019

Maitri

maitri, maitri.org
Maitri is India's second permanent research station in Antarctica as part of the Indian Antarctic Programme The name was suggested by the then PM Mrs Indira Gandhi who was assassinated a month before the expedition left the shores of India on 03 Dec 1984 Work on the station was first started by the Indian Expedition which landed there in end Dec 1984, the team was led by DR B B Bhattacharya I, Sqn Ldr DP Joshi, the surgeon of the team, was the first camp commander of the tentage at camp Maitri It was built and finished in 1989, shortly before the first station Dakshin Gangotri was buried in ice and abandoned in 1990–91 Maitri is situated on the rocky mountainous region called Schirmacher Oasis It is only 5 km away from Russian Novolazarevskaya Station

Contents

  • 1 Facilities
  • 2 See also
  • 3 References
  • 4 External links

Facilities

The station has modern facilities to carry out research in various disciplines, such as biology, earth sciences, glaciology, atmospheric sciences, meteorology, cold region engineering, communication, human physiology and medicine It has a capacity to accommodate 25 people for winter Fresh water is provided through a fresh water lake named Lake Priyadarshini, in front of Maitri

See also

  • List of Antarctic research stations
  • List of Antarctic field camps

References

  1. ^ "Maitri" 70south Retrieved 2009-04-13 

External links

  • National Centre for Antarctic & Ocean Research NCAOR of the Ministry of Earth Sciences of Government of India
  • Earth sciences portal
  • Antarctica portal
  • India portal

maitri, maitri health care for women, maitri learning, maitri meaning, maitri portal, maitri yoga, maitri.com, maitri.org, maitria hotel sukhumvit 18, maitripa college


Maitri Information about

Maitri


  • user icon

    Maitri beatiful post thanks!

    29.10.2014


Maitri
Maitri
Maitri viewing the topic.
Maitri what, Maitri who, Maitri explanation

There are excerpts from wikipedia on this article and video

Random Posts

The San Francisco Examiner

The San Francisco Examiner

The San Francisco Examiner is a longtime daily newspaper distributed in and around San Francisco, Ca...
Frederator Films

Frederator Films

Frederator Films is an animation studio founded by Fred Seibert as part of Frederator Studios, with ...
John Hasbrouck Van Vleck

John Hasbrouck Van Vleck

John Hasbrouck Van Vleck March 13, 1899 – October 27, 1980 was an American physicist and mathematici...
Christian Lacroix

Christian Lacroix

Christian Marie Marc Lacroix French pronunciation: ​kʁistjɑ̃ lakʁwa; born 16 May 1951 is a Fren...