High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! Prem Chand Pandey is an Indian scientist and academic in the fields of Satellite Oceanography, Remote Sensing, Atmospheric Science, Antarctic and Climate Change. Pandey obtained his Masters and Bachelors degrees in solid-state physics and science respectively from Allahabad University, Allahabad. He completed his D.Phil. degree from the same university (on microwaves) in 1972. In 1966, Pandey became a lecturer in DAV Degree college, Azamgarh. From 1968 to 1972 he was a research scholar at the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, and from 1973 to 1977 a research officer at the Central Water and Power Research Station, Khadakwasla. In 1977 he joined the Oceanic Sciences Division, Space Applications Centre, Ahmedabad where he worked for the next twenty years. In the 1980s he was also a research associate at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, where he worked on the Upper Atmosphere Research Satellite and SEASAT programs.