SEAS Colloquium in Climate Science (SCiCS)

The SEAS Colloquium in Climate Science (SCiCS) meets on selected Thursday afternoons, during the academic year, in room 214 Mudd, from 2:45-3:45 PM (unless otherwise noted).

Coordinators: Lorenzo Polvani  & Adam Sobel

SEAS Colloquium in Climate Science
Masaki Satoh
, Atmosphere and Ocean Research Institute, The University of Tokyo
"Response of Tropical Cyclone Activity and Structure to Global Warming in a High-Resolution Global Nonhydrostatic Model, NICAM"
Host: Suzana Camargo

Ángel F. Adames-Corraliza, Princeton/GFDL
"Interactions between water vapor and potential vorticity in synoptic-scale monsoonal disturbances"
Host: Ding Ma

Deanna Hence, Atmospheric Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
"Going Deep: Examining the Multi-scale Interactions of Tropical Deep Convection with Remote Sensing"
Host: Ding Ma

David Thompson, Department of Atmospheric Science, Colorado State University
“A key constraint on the depth of the extratropical troposphere”
Host: Ding Ma

Da Yang, UC Berkeley
"A boundary layer framework for convective self-aggregation"
Host: Ding Ma

Ted Shepherd, Reading University UK
"Climate change: The challenge of atmospheric circulation"
Host: Adam Sobel

Pedram Hassanzadeh, Rice University
"Eddy-jet feedback in annular mode dynamics"
Host: Ding Ma

Wanying Kang, Harvard University
"Teleconnection - from the tropics to the Arctic stratosphere"
Host: Lorenzo Polvani


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SCiCS History

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