Seminars for Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics

Currently showing seminars filtered by seminar category 'Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics' and in 2011

When Location Title Speaker Series
18 Jan 2011
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Heavy gas dispersion over complex terrainDr Robin Hankin
(Department of Land Economy, University of Cambridge)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
20 Jan 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Anthropogenic global warming is a hoax: fact. On hypothesis tests and significance tests in scienceMaarten Ambaum
(University of Reading)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
25 Jan 2011
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room On the emergence of PV staircases and jets in planetary atmospheresProf. David Dritschel
(Mathematical Institute, University of St Andrews)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
27 Jan 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Towards a community-wide prototype probabilistic earth-system modelTim Palmer
(AOPP)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
01 Feb 2011
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room The fluid dynamics of green buildingsProf. Paul Linden
(G I Taylor Professor of Fluid Mechanics, University of Cambridge)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
03 Feb 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The Southern Ocean FINE structure project: turbulent mixing rates and mechanisms in a mixing hotspotStephanie Waterman
(University of Southampton/Imperial College)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
10 Feb 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room A potential vorticity perspective on Southern Ocean jetsChris Wilson
(National Oceanography Centre, Liverpool)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
15 Feb 2011
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room The Quasi-biennial and Tropospheric Biennial oscillations as synchronized chaos? - insights from observations and the laboratoryDr Alfonso Castrejon-Pita and Prof. Peter Read
(Atmospheric, Oceanic & Planetary Physics, University of Oxford)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
17 Feb 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Is climate change hurting anyone yet?Myles Allen
(AOPP/ School of Geography and the Environment)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
24 Feb 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room A five Mars year climatology from data assimilationLuca Montabone
(AOPP)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
01 Mar 2011
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Nonlinear stochastic low-order models of atmospheric low-frequency variability using an empirical regime-weighted closure schemeDr Frank Kwasniok
(College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences, University of Exeter)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
03 Mar 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Development of the Oxford Cryocooler: from ISAMS to MTGAdam Camilletti
(Astrium, EADS)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
10 Mar 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Solar influence on  European winter climateMike Lockwood
(University of Reading)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
17 Mar 2011
00:00
Dobson Lecture Room A global view of aerosol indirect radiative effects on clouds and climateUlrike Lohmann
(ETH, Zurich)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
14 Apr 2011
11:30
Dobson room On the role of unforced multidecadal variability in twentieth century global warmingJagadish Shukla
(George Mason University / Institute of Global Environment and Society)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
03 May 2011
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Jet-topography interactions in the oceanDr Andrew Thompson
(Dept. of Applied Mathematics & Theoretical Physics, University of Cambridge)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
05 May 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Using large-eddy simulation to unravel the mysteries of ocean wind-driven mixingAlan Grant
(University of Reading)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
12 May 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Iron-bearing atmospheric dust: Geophysical, climatological and chemical properties from sources to sinksRichard Reynolds
(US Geological Survey and Astor Visiting Professor (Department of Geography))
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
17 May 2011
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Eliassen-Palm, Charney-Drazin, and the development of wave, mean-flow interaction theories in atmospheric dynamicsProf. David Andrews
(AOPP, University of Oxford)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
19 May 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The Aura Tropospheric Emission Spectrometer: Forward modeling and retrievalsVivienne Payne
(Atmospheric and Environmental Research (AER))
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
26 May 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Uncertainties in future temperature projections and climate stabilizationReto Knutti
(ETH Zürich)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
31 May 2011
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room A surprise in hydrodynamics: ordering of inertial particles by time-periodic flowsDr Dmitri Pushkin
(Microgravity Research Center, Université Libre de Bruxelles)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
02 Jun 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Early Mars: Warm haven for microbial life or cold, dismal wasteland?Robin Wordsworth
(Universite Paris)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
07 Jun 2011
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room The slowly evolving background state extracted from atmospheric analysesDr John Methven
(Dept. of Meteorology, University of Reading)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
09 Jun 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The Eyjafjallajokull eruption: How well were the volcanic ash clouds predicted?Helen Dacre
(University of Reading)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
16 Jun 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Probing the clouds of Uranus and Neptune with Gemini-NorthPat Irwin
(AOPP)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
21 Jun 2011
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Eddy diffusion in the atmosphere and at the ocean surfaceProf. Georgy Golitsyn
(A. M. Obukhov Institute of Atmospheric Physics, RAS, Moscow)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
23 Jun 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The solar radiation management approach to geoengineeringJohann Feichter
(MPI)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
07 Jul 2011
12:00
Dobson Room Uranus' cloud structure and scattering particle properties from IRTF SpeX observationsDane Tice
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
07 Jul 2011
11:30
Dobson Room Saturn:  clouds and haze from the analysis of infrared Cassini/VIMS spectra at multiple viewing geometriesCecile Merlet
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
13 Jul 2011
11:30
Dobson room New types of science and exploration missions with small satellitesRene Laufer
(Universitat Stuttgart and Baylor University at the Center for Astrophysics, Space Physics and Engineering Research (CASPER))
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
14 Jul 2011
11:30
Dobson Room Sloped convection:  an experimental investigation in a baroclinic annulusSam Marshall
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
14 Jul 2011
12:00
Dobson Room Terrestrial planetary circulation regimes in a simplified GCMYixiong Wang
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
21 Jul 2011
12:00
Dobson Room Atmospheric sounding with IASILucy Ventress
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
21 Jul 2011
11:30
Dobson Room Improving the distribution of black carbon in a climate model:  scavenging, wildfires and comparison with aircraft observationsZak Kipling
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
27 Jul 2011
11:30
Dobson Room Composition and structure of Titan's upper atmosphereRoger Yelle
(University of Arizona)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
28 Jul 2011
11:30
Dobson Room Observations of cloud and aerosol by Raman lidarAdam Povey
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
08 Sep 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Storms, rain and lakes on Titan: comparisons between Earth's hydrological cycle and Titan's methane cycleCaitlin Griffith
(University of Arizona)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
13 Oct 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Climate determinism revisited: multiple equilibria in a complex climate modelJohn Marshall
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
18 Oct 2011
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Highly comparative time-series analysis: the empirical structure of time series and their methodsBen Fulcher
(Department of Physics, University of Oxford)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
20 Oct 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Rossby wave dynamics of the extra-tropical response to El Nino: the importance of the basic state in coupled GCMsAndrew Dawson
(AOPP, University of Oxford)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
25 Oct 2011
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Testing Basic Ocean Circulation DynamicsProf. Carl Wunsch
(Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences, MIT)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
27 Oct 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Data assimilation of global aerosol with an ensemble Kalman filterNick Schutgens
(AOPP, University of Oxford)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
03 Nov 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room On constraining estimates of climate sensitivity through model weightingDaniel Klocke
(ECMWF)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
08 Nov 2011
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Bayesian parameter estimation in high dimensional systemsDr Chris Farmer
(Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
10 Nov 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room A Walker-like circulation on Mars and landing Mars Science LaboratoryStephen Lewis
(Open University)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
14 Nov 2011
12:00
Dobson Lecture Room Tropopause height and stratospheric-tropospheric couplingMark Baldwin
(Northwest Research Associates)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
17 Nov 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Stratospheric aerosols for geoengineering: research to reduce risks for an insurance policyPeter Davidson
(Davidson Technology Limited)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
22 Nov 2011
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Climate Change and Geoengineering - Marine Cloud Brightening (MCB)Dr Alan Gadian
(School of Earth and Environment, University of Leeds)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
24 Nov 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Use of satellite simulators in model evaluation: application to the study of the short-wave bias in the Southern OceanAlejandro Bodas-Salcedo
(Met. Office)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
25 Nov 2011
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Rossby waves and zonons in zonostrophic turbulenceProf. Boris Galperin
(College of Marine Science, University of South Florida)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
01 Dec 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The long-term effect of volcanic forcing on ocean heat content and the 20th-century budget of sea-level changeJonathan Gregory
(University of Reading/Met. Office)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
07 Dec 2011
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The evolving state of Antarctica and Southern Ocean over the last three decadesNathan Bindoff
(University of Tasmania)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars