Deeksha Rastogi is a Research Scientist in Computational Science and Engineering Division at Oak Ridge National Laboratory. She has 9 years of experience working in the fields of atmospheric and climate sciences. Her research focuses on understanding weather/climate extremes, urban air quality, hydro climate and human systems such as critical infrastructure, urban and energy systems responses to changes in environment at varying spatiotemporal scales. She utilizes a range of earth system modeling tools and scientific data analysis to achieve these objectives. She has authored/coauthored a total of 14 peer reviewed publications, 2 peer reviewed technical reports and 1 encyclopedia book chapter.