Venkatramani Balaji has joinded LSCE-IPSL as a « Make our planet great again » (MOPGA) laureate for a five-year period. He will work in close collaboration with the Climate Modelling Centre of the IPSL on his project entitled HRMES (High Resolution Modeling of the Earth System). He proposes to use machine learning techniques to tackle uncertainties in high-resolution models. V. Balaji has his office at IPSL in Sorbonne Université (campus Pierre et Marie Curie). V. Balaji is also affiliated to the Cooperative Institute for Climate Science, Princeton University where he leads the « Modeling System Group, Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences ».