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).

Fall 2014 Coordinator: Lorenzo Polvani
Spring 2015 Coordinator: Adam Sobel

September 18
Katinka Bellomo, University Miami
"The influence of cloud feedbacks on the leading modes of internal climate variability"

October 23
Mike Wallace, University of Washington
Title TBA

October 28 (Tuesday, 2:45 PM, 214 Mudd)
Shane Keating, University of New South Wales
"The Oceanic Charney Problem: the role of surface buoyancy gradients on mesocale eddies and waves"
Host: Ryan Abernathey

October 30
In-Sik Kang, Seoul National University
Title TBA

November 6
Ross Salawitch, University of Maryland
"Empirical Determination of the Human Influence on Climate Change"

November 13
Dimitris Giannakis, NYU
"Data-driven methods for climate science: Extracting and predicting large-scale patterns of organized convection in the tropics"
Host: Ari Solomon

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SCiCS History

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