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Distinguished Lecturer Series (2017-2018)

Date

Place & Time

Speaker

Title

Tuesday,      Sept 26, 2017

McLennan Physical Labs, Rm MP134, 4:00 p.m.

V. Ramaswamy            GFDL Princeton

Modelling of the Earth System with applications to weather and climate

Tuesday,      Oct. 3, 2017

McLennan Physical Labs, Rm MP134, 4:10 p.m.

Tim Bertram                    Univ of Wisconsin

Air-sea exchange of reactive trace gases: Implications for atmospheric oxidants and aerosol particles

Tuesday,      Oct. 17, 2017

McLennan Physical Labs, Rm MP134, 4:00 p.m.

Alberto Reyes              Univ. of Alberta

Diamond mines, Arctic forests, and ancient climate warming under modest greenhouse gas forcing

Tuesday,      Oct. 31, 2017 McLennan Physical
Labs, Rm MP134,
4:00 p.m.
Chris Stokes            Durham University How ice sheets collapse:  A lesson from the Laurentide

Tuesday,      Nov. 14, 2017

McLennan Physical Labs, Rm MP134, 4:00 p.m.

Nadine Unger            University of Exeter

Air pollution impacts on the carbon cycle and climate

Tuesday,     Nov. 28, 2017

McLennan Physical Labs, Rm MP134, 4:00 p.m.

Adam Sobel            Columbia University

Extreme weather events and climate:  Trends, attribution, and risk assessment

Tuesday,       Jan. 9, 2018

Bahen Centre, Rm BA1210, 4:0 p.m.

Andrew Ingersoll               Cal Tech

Rapid overturning of the glacial ocean and the sea water equation of state

Tuesday,             Jan. 23, 2018

Bahen Centre, Rm BA1210, 4:00 p.m.

John Scinnoca              CCCma, Univ. ofVictoria

Co-ordinated Global and Regional Climate Modelling

Tuesday,       Jan. 31, 2018  UTM, Mississauga
Time/Room TBA
Andrea Grottoli            Ohio State University  Coral reefs and climate change:  How will they survive? 

Tuesday,        Feb. 6, 2018

Bahen Centre, Rm BA1210, 4:00 p.m.

Tom Gleeson         University of Victoria

Is groundwater actually connected to other Earth system?

Tuesday,       Feb. 27, 2018

Bahen Centre, Rm BA1210, 4:00 p.m.

Anna Hargreaves          McGill University

Dynamics at the edge:  the role of peripheral populations in current and future species distributions

Tuesday,      Mar. 13, 2018

Bahen Centre, Rm BA1210, 4:00 p.m.

Charles Miller                JPL

Unexpected insights into the Arctic carbon cycle or, How I spent my summer vacations

Tuesday,      Mar. 27, 2018

Bahen Centre, Rm BA1210, 4:00 p.m.

John Lin               University of Utah

CO2 and carbon emissions from Cities: Linkages to air quality, socioeconomic activity and stakeholders in the Salt Lake City urban area

Tuesday,     April 3, 2018

Bahen Centre, Rm BA1210, 4:00 p.m.

Ros Rickaby             Oxford University

Reading Earth’s climate revolutions through algae