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Distinguished Lecture Series 2007-2008

2007-2008 CGCS Distinguished Lecturer Series

Lecture locations:

In the table below,
The regular lecture time is 3:30 every other Tuesday, but note the exceptions in the schedule below.

CGCS Lecture Schedule

Date Place & Time
Speaker Title
Sep. 17 2007 Bahen 1190, 3:30 p.m. Bridget Scanlon, University of Texas at Austin Impacts of Changing Land Use on Subsurface Water Resources in Semiarid Regions
(A Birdsall-Dreiss Lecture; see flyer)
Oct. 02
Bahen 1190, 3:30 p.m. Eli Tziperman, Harvard University
Dinosaur Forecast: Cloudy. (or: A High-Latitude Cloud-Feedback Mechanism for Warm Past Climates)
Oct. 16 2007 Bahen 1190, 3:30 p.m. Robert Bindschadler, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center Some Like It Hot: But Not Ice Sheets
Oct. 30 2007 Bahen 1190, 3:30 p.m. Keith Thompson, Dalhousie University
The Mean Surface Topography of the North Atlantic and the Convergence of Oceanography and Geodesy
Nov. 13 2007 Bahen 1190, 3:30 p.m. Joseph Berry, Stanford University and Carnegie Institution of Washington
Modeling the Concentration of CO 2 and its Analog, COS (Carbonyl Sulfide) in the Global Atmosphere
Nov. 27 2007 Bahen 1190, 3:30 p.m. Tom Pedersen, University of Victoria The Northeast Pacific has Been an Important Global Player in Late Quaternary Climate Change
Jan. 15 2008 Bahen 1130, 3:30 p.m. Daniel Jacob, Harvard University Effects of climate change on air quality
Jan. 29 2007 Bahen 1130, 3:30 p.m. Evan DeLucia, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign The Reorganization of Carbon Cycling and Trophic Dynamics in Ecosystems Exposed to Elevated CO 2
Feb. 12 2008 Bahen 1130, 3:30 p.m. David Archer, University of Chicago
Global Warming in Deep Time
Feb. 26 2008 Bahen 1130, 3:30 p.m. Michael Mann, Pennsylvania State University The Importance of Dynamical Responses to Forcing in Understanding Climate Changes Over the Past Millennium
Mar. 11 2008 Bahen 1130, 3:30 p.m. Thomas Edwards, University of Waterloo A Millennium of Changing Climate in Western Canada - What do the Isotopes Have to say?
Mar. 25 2008 Bahen 1130, 3:30 p.m. Brian Soden, University of Miami
Global Warming and the Weakening of the Tropical Circulation
Apr. 08 2008 Bahen 1130, 3:30 p.m. Amy Leventer, Colgate University The Larsen Ice Shelf, Antarctica: Past, Present and Future
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