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

Yohai Kaspi, Weizmann Institute of Science
"Atmospheric dynamics of Jupiter and Saturn in light of the Juno and Cassini gravity measurements"
Host: Rei Chemke

Sukyoung Lee, Penn State University
"Relation between Arctic moisture flux and tropical temperature biases in CMIP5 simulations and its fingerprint in RCP8.5 projections"
Host: Rei Chemke

Christina Karamperidou, University of Hawaii, Mānoa
"Multi-resolution and hierarchical approaches to ENSO diversity in past, present, and future climates"
Host: Upmanu Lall

Janni Yuval, MIT
"Eddy activity response to projected temperature changes and the Pacific seasonal cycle"
Host: Rei Chemke

Chris Forest, Penn State University
"Characterizing Uncertainty in Climate Change: from global to local scales"
Host: Adam Sobel

Sylvia Sullivan, Columbia University
"Changes to tropical organized convection and its precipitation with El Niño"
Host: Pierre Gentine

This seminar is open to the public. Columbia University makes every effort to accommodate individuals with disabilities. If you require disability accommodations to attend an event at Columbia University, please contact the Office of Disability Services at 212.854.2388 or

SCiCS History

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