GFDL - Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory

Presentations, Seminars & External Talks (2017)

Date Speaker Title of Presentation Meeting Location
10/05/2016 Keith Dixon Climate Model Projections: Over-the-counter and By-prescription Research
Products Used in Planning Applications
National Forum on Climate & Pests Washington, DC
10/06/2016 Isaac Held 1. The Hydrological Cycle and Global Warming 2. Tropical Cyclones and
Global Climate Models
University of Michigan Ann Arbor, MI
10/06/2016 Rong Zhang Climate Impacts of the Atlantic Ocean Colloquium in Climate Science at Columbia University New York, NY
10/07/2016 Charles Stock Reconciling Ocean Productivity and Fisheries Catch Harvard University’s Atmospheric and Environmental Chemical Seminar
Series
Cambridge, MA
10/26/2016 Michael Winton SIS and CICE Sea Ice Models CICE Consortium Meeting Santa Fe, NM
11/03/2016 Sarah Kapnick Predicting Western US Snowpack WCRP Model Hierarchies Workshop Princeton, NJ
11/03/2016 Leo Donner Physical Process Realism and Model Hierarchies WCRP Model Hierarchies Workshop Princeton, NJ
11/03/2016 V. Ramaswamy From Physics to the Science of Weather and Climate: The Fun and Excitement
of Scaling the Boundaries Across Disciplines
NASA-GSFC Greenbelt, MD
11/04/2016 Vaishali Naik Uncertainties in the Global Methane Budget Duke University Durham, NC
11/06/2016 V. Ramaswamy 21st Century Regional Climate in a Warming World COP-22 Marrakech, Morocco
11/08/2016 Charles Stock Trophodynamic Drivers of Global Fisheries Catch North Pacific Marine Science Organization (PICES) 25th Anniversary Meeting San Diego, CA
11/14/2016 Gabriel Vecchi Event Attribution: Towards Understanding and Predicting the Risk of Extreme Events Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences and AIR-Worldwide In House meeting Boston, MA
11/17/2016 Lucas Harris 1. Overview of FV3 Dynamic Core 2. Nesting and Regional Applications
of FV3
EMC-GFDL Workshop on FV3 Modeling System College Park, MD
11/29/2016 Isaac Held Understanding Climate Change: A Climate Scientist’s Perspective Panel Discussion on “Understanding Climate Change” at Columbia University New York, NY
11/30/2016 Thomas Knutson Tropical Cyclones and Climate Change ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Global Climate Change Program Clinton, NJ
12/06/2016 Thomas Delworth Mechanisms & Impacts of North Atlantic Decadal Variability and Change University of Reading Reading, United Kingdom
12/09/2016 Vaishali Naik Methane in Chemistry-Climate Models University of Iowa Iowa City, IA
12/12/2016 Isaac Held Climate Models and Tropical Cyclones: Idealized Models of the Climatology
of Cyclogenesis
American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting San Francisco, CA
12/13/2016 John Krasting Oceanic Heat, Carbon Uptake and Enhanced Atlantic Sea Level Rise Under
High Carbon Emission Rates
American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting San Francisco, CA
12/13/2016 Ming Zhao 1.) Simulations of the MJO in GFDL’s New Generation GCM’s and a Mechanism
Study Using the Moist Static Energy Budget 2.) Bias Reduction of Guidance
for Developing Convection and Cloud Parameterization in GFDL AM4/CM4
American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting San Francisco, CA
12/14/2016 Leo Donner A Case for Missing Cloud Physics in in Climate Models American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting San Francisco, CA
12/14/2016 Andrew Wittenberg ENSO in GFDL’s Newest Seasonal Forecast Model: Impacts of Ocean/Atmosphere
Formulation and Resolution
American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting San Francisco, CA
12/14/2016 Shian-Jiann Lin Towards a Unified Weather-Climate Prediction System American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting San Francisco, CA
12/14/2016 Lucas Harris Convection-Permitting Regional-to-Global Nested-Grid Medium Range Forecasts
with fvGFS
American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting San Francisco, CA
12/15/2016 John Dunne A Hierarchy of Ocean Biogeochemical Comprehensiveness for Earth System
Modeling
American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting San Francisco, CA
12/15/2016 Yi Ming Atmospheric Modeling & Research at GFDL American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting San Francisco, CA
01/17/2017 Stephen Griffies The Ocean Mesoscale: Observations, Theory, and Modeling Transport in Unsteady Flows: From Deterministic Structures to Stochastic
Models and Back Again Workshop
Banff, Canada
01/23/2017 Keith Dixon Exploring the Sensitivity of Projected Climate Indices to Statistical
downscaling Choices
American Meteorological Society Meeting 2017 Seattle, WA
01/24/2017 John Krasting The Growth of Python-based Analyses and Infrastructure in support of
CM4 Development and CMIP6 at NOAA-GFDL
American Meteorological Society Meeting 2017 Seattle, WA
01/24/2017 Rusty Benson Engineering fvGFS, a Precursor to the Next Generation Forecast Model American Meteorological Society Meeting 2017 Seattle, WA
01/25/2017 Lucas Harris Towards Global-to-Regional Forecasting with a Next-Generation Forecast
Model: fvGFS
American Meteorological Society Meeting 2017 Seattle, WA
01/25/2017 Shian-Jiann Lin The Next Generation Global Prediction system with the FV3 American Meteorological Society Meeting 2017 Seattle, WA
02/6/2017 V. Ramaswamy Modeling of the Earth System with Applications to Weather and Climate 4th Santa Fe Conference on Global & Regional Climate Change Santa Fe, NM
02/07/2017 Thomas Delworth Atlantic Decadal to Multidecadal Variability-Influence of the North
Atlantic Oscillation and Large-Scale Climate Impact
4th Santa Fe Conference on Global & Regional Climate Change Santa Fe, NM
02/07/2017 Keith Dixon Modeling Our Planet’s Climate: Spanning Time and Spatial Scales for
Research and Applications
University of Connecticut Avery Point Groton, CT
02/08/2017 John Krasting Enhanced Atlantic Sea-Level Rise Relative to the Pacific Under High
Carbon Emission Rates
4th Santa Fe Conference on Global & Regional Climate Change Santa Fe, NM
02/08/2017 Rong Zhang Low Frequency Variability in the North Atlantic Arctic Sector 4th Santa Fe Conference on Global & Regional Climate Change Santa Fe, NM
03/28/2017 Leo Donner Convective Updraft Speeds: A Correlate to Climate Sensitivity? GEWEX Upper Tropospheric Clouds and Convection Process Evaluation Study
meeting
New York, NY
04/04/2017 Shian-Jiann Lin Impacts of Dynamical Cores on Medium-Range Weather Predictions 2017 Partial Differential Equations on the Sphere Workshop Paris, France
04/07/2017 Thomas Delworth The NAO, the AMOC and Multidecadal Climate Variability Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory Palisades, NY
04/10/2017 Charles Stock Reconciling Fisheries Catch and Ocean Productivity Northeast Fisheries Science Center Woods Hole, MA
04/12/2017 Sarah Kapnick Building a U.S. Seasonal Snowpack Prediction System Caltech Pasadena, CA
04/12/2017 Paul Ginoux Impact of Climate Variability on Aeolian Dust Barcelona Supercomputing Center Barcelona, Spain
04/12/2017 V. Ramaswamy Aerosol Modulation of Global and Regional Climate Amity University and India Habitat Center Delhi, India
04/13/2017 V. Ramaswamy 1. Aerosols and Climate 2. Weather-Climate Predictions India Institute of Technology Delhi, India
04/19/2017 Isaac Held Theories for the Poleward Heat Flux in the Atmosphere: History and Current
Status
Cess Distinguished Lecturer at Stony Brook University Stony Brook, NY
04/20/2017 Thomas Knutson Global Warming: What are the Likely Causes and What Will the Impacts
of Future Warming Be?
Concordia Science and Astronomy Club Monroe, NJ
04/24/2017 Thomas Knutson 1. Comparison of Modeled and Observed Regional Precipitation Trends: Detection, Attribution and Consistency Tests 2. On the Discrepency Between Observed and CMIP5 Multi-Model Simulated Barents Sea Winter Sea Ice Decline European Geosciences Union Annual Meeting Vienna, Austria
04/25/2017 David Paynter Global Estimates of aerosol radiative forcing From the RFMIP Protocol European Geosciences Union Annual Meeting Vienna, Austria
04/26/2017 Kirsten Findell The Impact of CO2 Fertilization and Historical Land Use/Land Cover Change on Regional Climate Extremes European Geosciences Union Annual Meeting Vienna, Austria
05/10/2017 Charles Stock Reconciling Ocean Productivity and Fisheries Yields in a Changing Climate 31st Lowell Wakefield Fisheries Symposium Anchorage, AK
05/15/2017 V. Ramaswamy 1. Climate Modeling: NOAA Updates 2. Importance of Ocean Observations for Modeling and Predictions NOAA-Japan Agency for Marine Earth Science and Technology Bilateral Joint Executive Meeting Honolulu, HI
05/17/2017 Yi Ming Recent model development at GFDL NASA CERES Science Team Meeting Hampton, VA
05/22/2017 V. Ramaswamy Interhemispheric Coupling of the Atmosphere-Ocean System and Circulation in the Response to Greenhouse Gas and Aerosol Radiative Forcings Japan Geosciences Union-American Geophysical Union Joint Meeting 2017 Chiba, Japan
05/24/2017 Rong Zhang Low Frequency Variability in the North Atlantic Arctic Sector 2017 US AMOC Science Team Meeting Santa Fe, NM
06/07/2017 Leo Donner Cloud Updrafts, Climate Forcing, and Climate Sensitivity Clouds, Their Properties, and Their Feedbacks Symposium New York, NY
06/07/2017 Lucas Harris FV#: The Present and Future of Weather and Climate Modeling NOAA Science Days Silver Spring, MD
06/14/2017 Larry Horowitz Impact of Aviation Emissions on Atmospheric Chemical Composition FAA Annual Research Roadmap Meeting on Aviation Emissions Characterization Washington, DC
06/20/2017 Ming Zhao An Analysis of Global Climate Model Simulated Madden-Julian-Oscillation with Fully Closed Moist Static Energy Budget 5th WGNE workshop on Systematic Errors in Weather and Climate Models Montreal, Canada
06/21/2017 Andrew Wittenberg Addressing Tropical Pacific Biases in GFDL’s Global Climate Models 5th WGNE workshop on Systematic Errors in Weather and Climate Models Montreal, Canada
06/28/2017 Yi Ming Influence of Aerosol Absorption on Weather GEWEX Aerosol Precipitation Workshop Oxford, UK
07/11/2017 Leo Donner Convection Updraft Velocities in Parameterizations and the Gray Zone Workshop on Future of Cumulus Parameterization Delft, Netherlands
07/28/2017 Sarah Kapnick Building Seasonal Predictions of Western US Snowpack AMS Conference on Climate Variability and Change Baltimore, MD
08/09/2017 Rong Zhang What We’ve Learned From the AMOC Modeling Efforts About AMOC Processes and It’s Role In Weather and Climate US CLIVAR Summit Baltimore, MD