CGD Seminar Series

All seminars are at 11:00 am MST on Tuesday mornings in the Mesa Lab Main Seminar Room unless otherwise noted.

2017-2018 Seminars

05-Sep-2017 [abstract]
12-Sep-2017 Jean-Francois Lamarque, NCAR The not-so-straight path from CESM1 to CESM2 [abstract] [video ]
19-Sep-2017 Rhys Parfitt, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute Why Are High-Resolution Western Boundary Currents Required to Properly Model Their Influence on Mid-latitude Weather and Climate? [abstract] [video ]
26-Sep-2017 Ahmed Tawfik, NCAR Building Convection from the Ground Up [abstract] [video]
03-Oct-2017 Charles Bardeen, NCAR Using CESM to investigate cataclysmic events: Asteroids to Nuclear Winter [abstract] [video ]
10-Oct-2017 Bill Frey, University of Colorado The role of Southern Ocean cloud and climate interactions [abstract] [video ]
17-Oct-2017 Jim Fleming, Colby College Gordian Knots of Prevision: The lessons of history. [abstract] [video ]
24-Oct-2017 Pedro DiNezio, University of Texas Prediction of 2-year La Nina using CESM [abstract] [video ]
31-Oct-2017 Kevin Trenberth, NCAR Covariability of hourly precipitation [abstract] [video ]
07-Nov-2017 Ben Sanderson, NCAR Do we need large ensembles? [abstract] [video ]
14-Nov-2017 Rich Neale, NCAR The Importance of Sub-seasonal Tropical Variability in CESM [abstract] [video ]
21-Nov-2017 Andrew Gettelman Through the Looking Glass: Forcing and Feedbacks in CESM2 [abstract] [video ]
28-Nov-2017 Clay Tabor, NCAR Interpreting precession driven delta-O-18 variability in the South Asian monsoon region [abstract] [video ]
05-Dec-2017 Sarah Larson, University of Wisconsin A mechanically decoupled CESM: removing the wind-driven piece of climate [abstract] [video ]
12-Dec-2017 AGU no seminar
19-Dec-2017 Judith Berner, NCAR Role of perturbed frequency and damping for El NiƱo-Southern Oscillation irregularity [abstract] [video ]
26-Dec-2017 Winter Break
02-Jan-2018 Joanie Kleypas, NCAR Can the collapse of coral reef ecosystems be avoided? [abstract] [video ]
09-Jan-2018 AMS no seminar [abstract] [video ]
16-Jan-2018 Jielun Sun, NCAR MMM Incorporating Non-hydrostatic Pressure Work in Thermal Energy Conservation - Implication of Thermal and Kinetic Energy Exchange [abstract] [video ]
23-Jan-2018 Aixue Hu, NCAR Internal climate variability and potentially avoided impacts of the projected future regional sea level rise [abstract] [video ]
25-Jan-2018 Special Seminar: Julia Slingo, UK Met Office Special CGD/MMM Joint Seminar: The Changing Landscape of Weather and Climate Risk (3:30 pm, FL2-1022) [abstract] [video ]
30-Jan-2018 Rachel Hoesly, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory The Community Emissions Data System (CEDS): data, emissions, and uncertainty estimates [abstract] [video ]
06-Feb-2018 Nicholas Parazoo, NASA Jet Propulstion Laboratory Land BGC and Societal Dimensions WG - Detecting Global Carbon-Climate Feedbacks: Recent lessons from NASA Observations and NCAR Models [abstract] [video ]
13-Feb-2018 Mitch Moncrieff, NCAR Organized Convection Parameterization for GCMs [abstract] [video ]
20-Feb-2018 Matt Long, NCAR Ocean BGC - Losing breath: the future of ocean oxygen [abstract] [video ]
27-Feb-2018 Dave Lawrence, NCAR Advances in land modeling: Implications for our understanding of land forcing and feedbacks on climate [abstract] [video ]
13-Mar-2018 Kevin Grise, University of Virginia Are the Tropics Expanding? Comparing Our Expectations from Climate Models with Observations [abstract] [video ]
20-Mar-2018 Marika Holland, NCAR Factors Influencing Regional Changes in Antarctic Sea Ice [abstract] [video ]
27-Mar-2018 Lorenzo Polvani, Columbia University Why has the tropical lower stratosphere stopped cooling for the last 20 years? [abstract]
03-Apr-2018 Matt Newman, NOAA Initialized climate forecasts without initialization [abstract] [video ]
10-Apr-2018 Arctic System Change Workshop - no seminar Please attend one of the talks [agenda]
17-Apr-2018 Gerald Meehl, NCAR Tropical ocean decadal variability and connections to Antarctic and Arctic sea ice [abstract] [video ]
23-Apr-2018 Special Seminar: Laure Zanna, Univ. of Oxford Ocean Heat Uptake and Dynamic Sea Level Rise: Past and Future Uncertainty [abstract] [video ]
24-Apr-2018 Clara Deser, NCAR ENSO teleconnections and climate impacts over North America: How well do we know them and how do we evaluate models accordingly? [abstract] [video ]
01-May-2018 Andrew Bentley, University of Northern Colorado Belief in dissenter messages vs. anthropogenic climate change acceptance: A hard lesson in climate education [abstract] [video] [article link]
08-May-2018 Justin Small, NCAR Importance of the ocean general circulation to Southern Ocean mixed layer formation [abstract] [video ]
15-May-2018 Simone Tilmes, NCAR CESM1(WACCM) Stratospheric Aerosol Geoengineering Large Ensemble (GLENS) Project [abstract] [video ]
22-May-2018 Allison Baker, NCAR CISL Optimizing Data Compression for CESM [abstract] [video ]
Haiyan Teng, NCAR Circumglobal Teleconnections and Linkages with Heat Waves in the Northern Hemisphere Summer [abstract] [video ]