Self-organization of convection and regulation of tropical climate

Posted on 27th June 2017

Marat Khairoutdinov (School of Marine & Atmospheric Sciences, Institute for Advanced Computational Science, Stony Brook University) Abstract: Evidence from paleoclimate reconstructions suggests that the tropical climate has been essentially stable with just a few degrees variations in SSTs despite much higher concentration of greenhouse gases than at present. It has been hypothesized that the tropical […]

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Developing a heatwave adaptation index

Posted on 18th June 2017

Speaker: Pierre Valois (Université Laval, Québec, Canada)

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Climate Policy: the world needs to prepare for a risky future

Posted on 15th June 2017

Speakers: Janos Pasztor, Executive Director of the Carnegie Climate Geoengineering Governance Initiative (C2G2), Professor David Karoly, University of Melbourne. Baroness Bryony Worthington, Executive Director of Environmental Defense Fund Europe. Abstract: Do the implementation challenges of the Paris Climate Agreement mean that we need to begin preparing either for how to cope with dangerous levels of […]

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Seminar by Brian Kerridge (STFC Rutherford Appleton Laboratory)

Posted on 22nd March 2017

The dynamics of vulnerability: what droughts and flooding can teach us about adapting to climate change

Posted on 5th June 2017

Speaker: Professor Lisa Dilling (University of Colorado)

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