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GFDL Laboratory Review – Science Presentations

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Presentations are organized by date in the order that they were delivered.

Day 1: Tuesday, June 30

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WELCOMING TALKS

Time Title Speaker Downloads
8:00 a.m. Welcome by OAR AA Richard Spinrad
8:15 a.m. Introduction of Reviewers and Overview of NOAA Research Planning by
OAR DAA for LC&I
Sandy MacDonald PDF PowerPoint Presentation
8:40 a.m. Lab Director’s Welcome and Overview V. Ramaswamy PDF PowerPoint Presentation

ATMOSPHERIC AND OCEANIC MODELING

Time Title Speaker Downloads
9:25 a.m. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics – Introduction and Overview Hiram Levy PDF PowerPoint Presentation
9:50 a.m. Clouds and Global Atmospheric Model Development Leo Donner PDF PowerPoint Presentation
10:10 a.m. Modeling of Atmospheric Chemistry Larry Horowitz PDF PowerPoint Presentation
10:50 a.m. Climate and Air Quality Arlene Fiore PDF PowerPoint Presentation
11:10 a.m. Aerosol Modeling and Evaluation Paul Ginoux PDF PowerPoint Presentation
11:25 a.m. Aerosol-Cloud-Climate Interactions Yi Ming PDF PowerPoint Presentation
11:45 a.m. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics – Synthesis and Future Directions Hiram Levy PDF PowerPoint Presentation
1:40 p.m. Atmospheric Dynamics – Introduction and Overview Isaac Held PDF PowerPoint Presentation
2:05 p.m. Application of High-Resolution AGCMs to Climate and Weather Studies Gabriel Lau PDF PowerPoint Presentation
2:25 p.m. GFDL’s Triply-Nested High Resolution Hurricane Model Morris Bender PDF PowerPoint Presentation
2:40 p.m. Simulation of Global Hurricane Climatology, Variability and Response to Global Warming Ming Zhao PDF PowerPoint Presentation
2:55 p.m. Dynamical Core and Seamless Regional-Global Model Developments Shian Jiann Lin PDF PowerPoint Presentation
3:15 p.m. Atmospheric Dynamics – Synthesis and Future Directions Isaac Held PDF PowerPoint Presentation
4:10 p.m. Ocean Modeling – Introduction and Overview Robert Hallberg PDF PowerPoint Presentation
4:30 p.m. The GFDL Modular Ocean Model (MOM) Stephen Griffies PDF PowerPoint Presentation
4:45 p.m. Ocean Modeling Innovations Alistair Adcroft PDF PowerPoint Presentation
4:55 p.m. Ocean Processes and Parameterization Sonya Legg PDF PowerPoint Presentation
5:10 p.m. Climate and Biogeochemistry in a Turbulent, Adiabatic Ocean Anand Gnanadesikan PDF PowerPoint Presentation
5:30 p.m. Ocean Modeling – Synthesis and Future Directions Robert Hallberg PDF PowerPoint Presentation

Day 2: Wednesday, July 1

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PHYSICAL CLIMATE CHANGE: UNDERSTANDING AND PREDICTION

Time Title Speaker Downloads
8:25 a.m. Introduction and Overview Thomas Delworth PDF PowerPoint Presentation
8:45 a.m. Do Rates of Warming at the Surface and the Lower Atmosphere Differ? John Lanzante PDF PowerPoint Presentation
8:55 a.m. Response of the Tropical Climate System to Warming Gabe Vecchi PDF PowerPoint Presentation
9:15 a.m. Hurricanes and Climate Change Thomas Knutson PDF PowerPoint Presentation
9:35 a.m. Climate Change and ENSO Andrew Wittenberg PDF PowerPoint Presentation
9:50 a.m. Sahel Drought – Past and Future Isaac Held PDF PowerPoint Presentation
10:25 a.m. Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation and Climate R. Zhang PDF PowerPoint Presentation
10:40 a.m. Sea Level & Its Components Keith Dixon PDF PowerPoint Presentation
10:55 a.m. Seasonal-Decadal Predictability, Prediction and Ensemble Coupled Data
Assimilation
Anthony Rosati PDF PowerPoint Presentation
11:15 a.m. GFDL Core Physical Climate Model Development Mike Winton PDF PowerPoint Presentation
11:40 a.m. Synthesis and Future Directions Thomas Delworth PDF PowerPoint Presentation

CARBON, BIOGEOCHEMISTRY, AND CLIMATE

Time Title Speaker Downloads
2:00 p.m. Introduction and Overview Ronald Stouffer PDF PowerPoint Presentation
2:25 p.m. Land Ecosystems and Biogeochemical Cycling Lori Sentman PDF PowerPoint Presentation
2:40 p.m. Research on Hydrology, Water Resources and Climate at GFDL Christopher Milly PDF PowerPoint Presentation
2:55 p.m. Effects of Land Use on Climate Kirsten Findell PDF PowerPoint Presentation
3:05 p.m. Ocean Ecology and Biogeochemistry in GFDL’s Earth System Model John Dunne PDF PowerPoint Presentation
3:25 p.m. Ocean Ecosystems and Climate Change Charles Stock PDF PowerPoint Presentation
3:35 p.m. Synthesis and Future Directions Ronald Stouffer PDF PowerPoint Presentation

Day 3: Thursday, July 2

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Time Title Speaker Downloads
8:45 a.m. Cooperative Institute for Climate Science Jorge Sarmiento/Geoffrey Vallis PDF PowerPoint Presentation
9:15 a.m. NOAA’s High Performance Computational Infrastructure Brian Gross PDF PowerPoint Presentation
9:35 a.m. Modeling Services V.Balaji PDF PowerPoint Presentation
9:55 a.m. GFDL’s Response to the IPCC AR5 and CMIP5 Ronald Stouffer PDF PowerPoint Presentation
10:15 a.m. GFDL research and NOAA’s Climate Goal Marian Westley PDF PowerPoint Presentation