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). For more information, please contact Prof. Lorenzo Polvani.

Spring 2014

Gerard Roe, University of Washington
“Humpty Dumpty and Regional Climate Change”
Host: Adam Sobel

Satoru Yokoi, Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC)
"Representation of water vapor budget associated with Madden-Julian Oscillation
in three reanalysis products: JRA-55, JRA-25 and ERA Interim
Host: Adam Sobel

Special Applied Mathematics Seminar
Thomas Goldstein, Rice University
“Adaptive Optimization for Big Data"
Host: Lorenzo Polvani

Special Applied Mathematics Seminar
Kyle Mandli, University of Texas at Austin
"Approaches to Forecasting Storm Surge More Quickly and Accurately"
Host: Lorenzo Polvani

Special Applied Mathematics Seminar
Kyle Amour, MIT
"Causes and consequences of time-varying climate sensitivity"
Host: Lorenzo Polvani

Pu Lin, Princeton/GFDL
"Understanding changes in the stratospheric circulation: shallow versus deep branch"
Host: Lorenzo Polvani

Paul Ginoux, Princeton/GFDL
"Contribution of climate and landuse changes to long-term variability of dust concentration"
Hosts: Lorenzo Polvani & Arlene Fiore

Yutian Wu, Purdue University
"Midlatitude Tropopause and Low-level Moisture"
Host: Lorenzo Polvani

David Thompson, Colorado State University
Title TBA
Host: Lorenzo Polvani

Jiacan Yuan, Peking University
"Intra-seasonal variabilities of jet streams in boreal winter and their mechanisms"
Host: Tiffany Shaw

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SCiCS History

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