CGD Seminar Series

All seminars are at 11:00 AM MT Tuesday mornings unless otherwise noted.

You can also view the seminar from the NCAR CGD Youtube page. A direct link to the video will be added before the seminar starts.

2020-2021 Seminars

The 2020-2021 CGD Seminar series will be all virtual over Zoom & Youtube. Contact Katie Dagon [ kdagon@ucar.edu ] or Tracy Baker [ tbaker@ucar.edu ] for information.

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Date Speaker Seminar Info
2020091515-Sept-2020 Sanjiv Kumar, Auburn University The GLACE-Hydrology Experiment: Effects of Land-Atmosphere Coupling on Soil Moisture Variability and Predictability
[Abstract] [Live Replay]
2020092222-Sept-2020 Zane Martin, Colorado State University The relationship between the Madden-Julian oscillation and the quasi-biennial oscillation: Observations and GCM modeling
[Abstract] [Live Replay]
2020092929-Sept-2020 Hannah Zanowski, University of Colorado Boulder Arctic Freshwater Storage and Export in CMIP6 Models
[Abstract] [Live Replay]
2020100606-Oct-2020 Darryn Waugh, Johns Hopkins University Revisiting trends in southern hemisphere westerlies and their impact on the oceans
[Abstract] [Live Replay]
2020101313-Oct-2020 Nachiketa Acharya, Columbia University Does Non-Gaussian Calibration Improve Multi-Model Seasonal Forecasts?
[Abstract] [Live Replay]
2020102020-Oct-2020 Nathan Mueller, Colorado State University Adapting agriculture to climate change
[Abstract] [Live Replay]
2020102727-Oct-2020 Robert Jnglin Wills, University of Washington Slow Modes of Global Temperature Variability in Regions of Weak Radiative Feedbacks
[Abstract] [Live Replay]
2020110303-Nov-2020 Lantao Sun, Colorado State University Uncertainty in the winter atmospheric response to Arctic sea ice loss: the role of stratospheric internal variability
[Abstract] [Live Replay]
2020111010-Nov-2020 James Head, Brown University The Ancient Climate of Mars: Was the Ambient Climate 'Warm and Wet' or 'Cold and Icy'?
[Abstract] [Live Replay]
2020111717-Nov-2020 Clara Deser & Adam Phillips, NCAR "The NCAR Climate Variability Diagnostics Package for Large Ensembles"
[Abstract] [Live Replay]
2020120101-Dec-2020 Dan Whitt, NCAR Exploring the impacts of circulation on biogeochemistry and ecosystems in a warming ocean
[Abstract] [Live Replay]
2020120808-Dec-2020 AGU, No Seminar
2020121515-Dec-2020 AGU, No Seminar
2021010505-Jan-2021 Paulette Blanchard, University of Kansas Centering Native Voices In Indigenous Sciences to Address Climate Change
[Pre-reading] [Abstract] [Live Replay]
2021011212-Jan-2021 AMS, No Seminar
2021011919-Jan-2021 Deepak Cherian, NCAR Off-equatorial deep-cycle turbulence forced by Tropical Instability Waves in the equatorial Pacific
[Abstract] [Live Replay]
2021012626-Jan-2021 Carlos Martinez, Columbia University Seasonal Climatology, Variability, and Temporal Characteristics of Caribbean Rainfall
[Abstract] [Live Replay]
2021020202-Feb-2021 Scott Bachman & Gustavo Marques, NCAR Enabling Intelligent parameterizations through distributed, online inference with SmartSim: A case study simulating ocean eddy kinetic energy in MOM6
[Abstract] [Live Replay]
2021020909-Feb-2021 Kathy Gunn, University of Miami Conditioning of Vertical Mixing and Heat Flux by a Front in the Brazil-Falkland Confluence
[Abstract] [Live Replay]
2021021616-Feb-2021 Maike Sonnewald, Princeton University Revealing mechanisms of change in the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation under global heating
[Abstract][Live Replay]
2021022323-Feb-2021 Cristian Proistosescu, University of Illinois The fly in the ointment: Coupled climate models fail to simulate observed warming patterns, resulting in weakened constraints on future warming
[Abstract][Live Replay]
2021030202-Mar-2021 *Special Time 3-4pm* Claire Monteleoni, University of Colorado, Boulder Deep Unsupervised Learning for Climate Informatics
[Abstract][Live Replay]
2021030909-Mar-2021 Tiago Bilo, Scripps Institution of Oceanography Pathways Of The North Atlantic Deep Water In The North Atlantic: Subtropics: Structure And Recirculation Dynamics
[Abstract][Live Replay]
2021031616-Mar-2021 Peter Lauritzen, NCAR The challenge of energy budget closure in Earth system models
[Abstract][Live Replay]
2021032323-Mar-2021 Spring break, No Seminar
2021033030-Mar-2021 Heather Roman-Stork, NOAA Analyzing the Impact of Intraseasonal Oscillations on Indian Monsoon Variability
[Abstract][Live Replay]
2021040606-Apr-2021 Precious Mongwe, NCAR Climatic Controls on Metabolic Constraints in the Ocean
[Abstract][Live Replay]
2021041313-Apr-2021 Katarzyna Tokarska, ETH Zürich Understanding and embracing uncertainties in the remaining carbon budget for the Paris Agreement target
[Abstract] [Live Replay]
2021042020-Apr-2021 Jerry Meehl, NCAR The role of interannual ENSO events in decadal timescale transitions of the Interdecadal Pacific Oscillation
[Abstract] [Live Replay]
2021042727-Apr-2021 Hillary Scannell, Columbia University New insights into the spatiotemporal connectivity of marine heatwaves globally
[Abstract] [Live Replay]
2021050404-May-2021 Danielle Touma, University of California, Santa Barbara Anthropogenically-driven increases in extreme fire weather conditions and subsequent extreme precipitation events
[Abstract][Live Replay]
2021051111-May-2021 Tom Beucler, University of California Irvine & Columbia University Atmospheric Physics-Guided Machine Learning: Towards Physically-Consistent, Data-Driven, and Interpretable Models of Convection
[Abstract][Live Replay]
2021051818-May-2021 Anna-Lena Deppenmeier, NCAR Seasonal to Interannual Controls on Warm Water Volume in the Tropical Pacific
[Abstract] [Live Replay]
2021052525-May-2021 Andrew Gettelman, NCAR COVID 19 Pandemic Impacts on Climate: GHGs, Aerosols and Aviation
[Abstract] [Live Replay]

Past Seminars

2018-2019 | 2017-2018 | 2016-2017