Seminars for Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics

Currently showing seminars filtered by seminar category 'Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics' and in 2012

When Location Title Speaker Series
17 Jan 2012
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Direct Statistical Simulation of Jets and instabilitiesProf. Steve Tobias
(Department of Applied Mathematics, University of Leeds)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
19 Jan 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Monitoring chlorophyll fluorescence from space: a new approach to the global assessment of vegetation photosynthesisLuis Guanter
(AOPP, University of Oxford)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
23 Jan 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Understanding organic aerosol composition and aging using aerosol mass spectrometrySally Ng
(Georgia Institute of Technology)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
26 Jan 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room A new framework to study energy in the oceanFabien Roquet
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
31 Jan 2012
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Inertia-gravity waves beyond the inertial latitude and their role in ocean mixingProf. Victor Shrira
(Department of Mathematics, Keele University)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
02 Feb 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room A global perspective on mixing in the ocean surface boundary layerStephen Belcher
(Hadley Centre, Met. Office)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
09 Feb 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The influence of the variability of the meridional overturning circulation on the atmospheric circulationClaude Frankignoul
(Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
14 Feb 2012
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room "An 80% chance of confusion" - or - Can people make use of probabilistic weather forecasts?Liz Stephens
(School of Geographical Sciences, University of Bristol)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
16 Feb 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Global cloud properties on Venus from orbital infrared spectroscopyJo Barstow
(AOPP, University of Oxford)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
23 Feb 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room European winters and stratosphere-troposphere interactionAdam Scaife
(Hadley Centre, Met Office)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
01 Mar 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Giant sea-salt aerosols and warm rain formation: observations, process models and towards use in climate modelsJorgen Jensen
(National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
06 Mar 2012
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Lagrangian representation of microphysics in numerical models. Formulation and application to cloud geo-engineering problemsDr Miroslaw Andrejczuk
(AOPP, Oxford)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
08 Mar 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Medium-range ensemble forecasting at ECMWFMartin Leutbecher
(ECMWF)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
13 Mar 2012
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Turbulence, mixing and phytoplankton blooms at ocean frontsDr John Taylor
(Dept. of Applied Mathematics & Theoretical Physics, University of Cambridge)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
15 Mar 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Regional climate sensitivity and response to volcanic forcing in Middle East and North AfricaGera Stenchikov
(King Abdullah University of Science and Technology)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
22 Mar 2012
11:30
Dobson Room Seasonal variations of hydrocarbons in Saturn's stratosphere from Cassini-CIRSJames Sinclair
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
22 Mar 2012
12:00
Dobson Room A semi-annual oscillation of Martian climate using data assimilationTao (LJ) Ruan
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
29 Mar 2012
11:30
Dobson Room Capacitive transducer development for ultrasonic anemometry on MarsEurion Leonard-Pugh
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
29 Mar 2012
12:00
Dobson Room Scales of variability of black carbon aerosol plumesNatalie Weigum
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
12 Apr 2012
11:30
Dobson Room Stochastic or deterministic? That is the questionHannah Arnold
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
18 Apr 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The response of mean and extreme precipitation to climate change: theory, simulations, and observationsPaul O'Gorman
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
30 Apr 2012
14:00
Dobson Lecture Room The aerosol-cloud-precipitation system: in search of simplicityGraham Feingold
(NOAA)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
03 May 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Perchlorate and organics in mid-latitudes on Mars and implications for the search for lifeChris McKay
(NASA Ames)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
10 May 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room A particular problem: a discussion of key issues, uncertainties and impacts of atmospheric organic aerosolCollete Heald
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
15 May 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The Revival of Jupiter's South Equatorial Belt.Dr John H Rogers
(University of Cambridge and Director, Jupiter Section of BAAS)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
15 May 2012
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Entropy production, dissipation and irreversibility: ideas and applications for studying climate systemsDr Pascale Salvatore
(Meteorologisches Institut, University of Hamburg)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
17 May 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Does surface buoyancy forcing drive the large-scale ocean circulation?Andy Hogg
(Australian National University, Canberra)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
24 May 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Understanding climate model biases in southern hemisphere midlatitude variabilityIsla Simpson
(University of Toronto)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
31 May 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Stochastic physics in operational weather forecast and climate modelsGlenn Shutts
(ECMWF/Met Office)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
07 Jun 2012
11:30
Hooke Meeting Room (continues Friday, Monday, 1130-1245, 1400-1515) Inverse methods, data assimilation and state estimation - a heuristic approach (graduate lectures, 1 of 6)Carl Wunsch
(George Eastman Visiting Professor)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
12 Jun 2012
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room The role of atmospheric dynamics in ozone-climate couplingProf Ted Shepherd
(Grantham Professor in Climate Science, University of Reading)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
14 Jun 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The climate and habitability of planets orbiting red dwarf starsManoj Joshi
(University of East Anglia)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
15 Jun 2012
11:30
Dobson Room Surprises in radiative forcing: what chemicals are changing our climateSusan Solomon
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
21 Jun 2012
11:30
Dobson Room The volcanic effect on climate and sulphate aerosol geoengineeringSimon Driscoll
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
21 Jun 2012
12:00
Dobson Room Tropical regime changesEd Gryspeerdt
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
28 Jun 2012
11:30
Dobson Room How does the QBO affect the stratospheric polar vortex?Peter Watson
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
28 Jun 2012
12:00
Dobson Room Characterization of the habitability of sub-surface Mars: rationale, methods and technologyLauren Fletcher
(AOPP)
AOPP Student Seminars
29 Jun 2012
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room The complex physics of climate change and climate sensitivity: a grand unification?Michael Ghil
(Ecole Normale Superieure, Paris)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
05 Jul 2012
11:30
Hooke Meeting Room The final nail in the coffin of potential temperature in the oceanTrevor McDougall
(University of New South Wales)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
19 Jul 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Reactive contact discontinuities: the devil is in the detailsJon Reisner
(Los Alamos National Laboratory)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
10 Sep 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The myth of the 1970s global cooling scientific consensus: the evolution of integrated climate change scienceTom Peterson
(NOAA National Climatic Data Centre)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
09 Oct 2012
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room From sea ice to turbine blades: stability and optimal fluxes in mushy-layer convectionDr Andrew Wells
(AOPP, Oxford)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
11 Oct 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Impure snow - photochemistry over snow-pack: a reviewChris Hepplewhite
(AOPP, University of Oxford)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
18 Oct 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Bridging scales in global climate system modelingTodd Ringler
(Los Alamos National Laboratory)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
23 Oct 2012
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Mesoscale diabatic processes in extratropical cyclonesDr Oscar Martinez-Alvarado
(Dept. of Meteorology, University of Reading)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
25 Oct 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Investigating Jupiter and beyond from space and in the labRoland Young
(AOPP, University of Oxford)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
01 Nov 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The role of stratospheric water vapour in climate: radiative and dynamical perspectivesAmanda Maycock
(University of Cambridge)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
06 Nov 2012
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room Nonlinear sensitivity analysis: triggering turbulence as an exemplarProf. Richard Kerswell FRS
(Dept. of Mathematics, University of Bristol)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
08 Nov 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Changes in the atmospheric hydrological cycle in response to global warmingBrian Soden
(University of Miami)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
15 Nov 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room A close-up on two aspects of Labrador Sea Water formationRenske Gelderloos
(Department of Earth Sciences, University of Oxford)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
20 Nov 2012
14:15
Dobson Lecture Room The use of finite element methods and grid refinement in geophysical modelling can be less painful than expectedDr Peter Dueben
(AOPP, Oxford)
Geophysical and Nonlinear Fluid Dynamics Seminars
22 Nov 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The albedo of the EarthGraeme Stephens
(Jet Propulsion Laboratory)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
29 Nov 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room The puzzle of low-density Super-EarthsRay Pierrehumbert
(University of Chicago)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
06 Dec 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Climate sensitivity, ocean heat uptake and deep ocean circulationGeoff Vallis
(GFDL/Princeton University)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars
11 Dec 2012
11:30
Dobson Lecture Room Precipitation change challenges and parameter dependence in climate modelsDavid Neelin
(UCLA)
Atmospheric, Oceanic and Planetary Physics Seminars