Marine Ecosystems and Climate: Modeling and Analysis of Observed Variability

Agenda and Speakers

Week 1: August 3 - 7

 

Monday (8/3)

Tuesday (8/4)

Wednesday (8/5)

Thursday (8/6)

Friday (8/7)

08:30 - 10:00

Trenberth, Kevin E.
The Earth's climate system: variability and change
[ML MSR]

Denman, Ken L.
Responses of marine ecosystems to climate: physical oceanographic and biogeochemical linkages
[ML MSR]

Holland, Marika
Global Climate System Modeling
[ML MSR]

Barth, Jack
Physical processes of shelf-open ocean exchange and their influence on upwelling ecosystems
[ML MSR]

DeYoung, Brad
Dynamics and Structure of Pelagic Ecosystems
[ML MSR]

10:30 - 12:00

Deser, Clara
Modes of Tropical Climate Variability
[ML MSR]

Drinkwater, Ken
Observed Variability and Change in Marine Ecosystems
[ML MSR]

Delworth, Tom
Decadal variability and projection of future climate change
[ML MSR]

Barth, Jack
Winds, coastal circulation, climate variability and hypoxia off the Pacific Northwest
[ML MSR]

Doney, Scott
Biogeochemical Modeling
[ML MSR]

1:30 - 3:00

Alexander, Mike
Extratropical Air-Sea Interaction and Patterns of Climate Variability
[ML MSR]

Tutorials
Lindsay, Keith
[Damon]

Tutorials
Haidvogel, Dale/
Thomas Powell
[Damon]

Nychka, Doug
Statistical Analysis Techniques [Spatial Intro] [EOFs]
[ML MSR]

Kleypas, Joanie
Benthic Ecosystems
[ML MSR]

3:30 - 5:00

Review: tutorials, projects, groups, hand-outs, etc.
Fire up workstations
[Damon]

Tutorials
Haidvogel, Dale/
Thomas Powell
[Damon]

Tutorials
[Damon]

Tutorials
Lindsay, Keith
[Damon]

Barange, Manuel
Predicting the impacts and socio-economic consequences of climate change on global marine ecosystems and fisheries

5:00 - 6:00

Groups meet to get acquainted
[Damon]

Tutorials
[Damon]

Group/Project discussions
[Damon]

Group/Project discussions
[Damon]

 
6:00      

Pizza Party

 

Mesa Lab Main Seminar Room [ML MSR]     Damon Room [Damon]     Mesa Lab Main Seminar Room [ML MSR]     Damon Room [Damon]

Week 2: August 10 - 14

 

Monday (8/10)

Tuesday (8/11)

Wednesday (8/12)

Thursday (8/13)

Friday (8/14)

08:30 - 10:00

Werner, Francisco E.
Marine Ecosystem Modeling
[ML MSR]

Batchelder, Hal P.
Individual Based Modeling in Ocean Ecology
[ML MSR]

Levis, Sam
Land Ecosystems and Climate
[ML MSR]

Polovina, Jeffrey
Two case studies linking climate to ecosystem dynamics in the central Pacific: i) Monk Seals and the Transition Zone Chlorophyll Front, ii) Bottom-up and top-down influences in the pelagic ecosystem
[ML MSR]

Project reports
[ML MSR]

10:30 - 12:00 Projects
[Damon]
Projects
[Damon]

Murtugudde, Raghu
Earth System Predictions: A regional prototype
[ML MSR]

Polovina, Jeffrey
A view of the subtropical gyre ecosystem from the top trophic levels
[ML MSR]

Project reports
[ML MSR]

1:30 - 3:00 Projects
[Damon]
Projects
[Damon]
Projects
[Damon]
Projects
[Damon]

Project reports
[ML MSR]

3:30 - 5:00 Projects
[Damon]
Projects
[Damon]
Projects
[Damon]
Projects
[Damon]
 
5-6 PM Projects
[Damon]
Projects
[Damon]
Projects
[Damon]
Projects
[Damon]
 

Mesa Lab Main Seminar Room [ML MSR]     Damon Room [Damon]     Mesa Lab Main Seminar Room [ML MSR]     Damon Room [Damon]