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

Day 1: Tuesday, May 20

WELCOMING TALKS

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8:30 a.m. Overview of NOAA and OAR research planning and funding; Introduction of Review Panel Steve Fine

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8:50 a.m.

State of GFDL

V. Ramaswamy

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MODELING THE EARTH SYSTEM

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9:45 a.m. Introduction to GFDL Earth System Models

Mike Winton

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10:00 a.m. Atmospheric Dynamical Core and Seamless Weather-Climate Modeling

Shian-Jiann Lin

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10:20 a.m. Atmospheric Physics

Yi Ming

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10:40 a.m. Atmospheric Chemistry

Larry Horowitz

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11:00 a.m. Hydrology Chris Milly

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11:15 a.m. Ocean and Ice-sheet Modeling and Sea Level Rise

Bob Hallberg and Olga Sergienko

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11:40 a.m. Climate Sensitivity and Recap

Mike Winton

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1:00 p.m. Hurricane modeling and forecasting at GFDL

Tim Marchok

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1:20 p.m. GFDL’s Role in CMIP: A Look Back; A Look Ahead

Ron Stouffer

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2:00 p.m. Model Development for GFDL’s Next Generation Climate and Earth System Models Isaac Held PDF
2:20 p.m. Towards the next generation GFDL global atmospheric model

Chris Golaz

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2:35 p.m. Bias Reduction as Guidance for Developing Cumulus Parameterization in AM4

Ming Zhao

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2:50 p.m. Next Generation Ocean and Sea-Ice Models

Alistair Adcroft

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3:05 p.m. Model Development for GFDL’s Next Generation Climate and Earth System Models (Wrap up) Isaac Held PDF

Day 2: Wednesday, May 21

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Breakfast The Cooperative Institute for Climate Science

Sonya Legg and Jorge Sarmiento

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CLIMATE VARIABILITY AND CHANGE: UNDERSTANDING AND PREDICTION

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8:30 a.m. Overview of seasonal to decadal to centennial prediction at GFDL

Gabe Vecchi

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9:00 a.m. Understanding and Predicting Arctic and North Atlantic variability

Rym Msadek

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9:15 a.m. Seasonal to Decadal Scale Climate Prediction

Xiaosong Yang

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9:30 a.m. Prediction of Regional Hydrology and Snowpack

Sarah Kapnick

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9:45 a.m. Statistical Downscaling for Regional Climate Change

Keith Dixon

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10:15 a.m. Detection and Attribution of Climate Change, Including Extremes

Tom Knutson

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10:35 a.m. Understanding Atlantic Multidecadal Variability (AMV), AMOC, and Arctic Sea Ice

Rong Zhang

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10:50 a.m. ENSO Predictability and Dynamics

Andrew Wittenberg

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11:05 a.m. Simulating Regional Hydroclimate Variability and Change on Decadal Scales

Tom Delworth

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11:20 a.m. Closing remarks: Understanding and Prediction Gabe Vecchi PDF

CHEMISTRY CARBON, ECOSYSTEMS, AND CLIMATE

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1:20 p.m. Coupled Carbon-Climate Earth System Modeling

John Dunne

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1:45 p.m. Chemistry-Climate Interactions Vaishali Naik PDF
2:00 p.m. Air Quality and Chemistry

Jingqiu Mao PDF
2:10 p.m. Land-Atmosphere Interactions: The Case for Dust Paul Ginoux PDF
2:25 p.m. Land Ecosystems – Climate Interactions Elena Shevliakova PDF
2:45 p.m. Connecting Climate and Marine Ecosystems Charlie Stock PDF
3:05 p.m.

Recap

John Dunne PDF
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Dinner High Performance Computing and Modeling Infrastructure

Brian Gross and V. Balaji

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