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AOS Colloquium Series

Spring 2013-2014

The Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences sponsors a colloquium each Monday afternoon. Talks are held at 3:30 pm in room 811 of the Atmospheric, Oceanic, and Space Science Building at 1225 W. Dayton Street. You are invited to join us before the colloquium at 3:15 for coffee, tea, and cookies in room 853 Atmospheric, Oceanic, and Space Sciences Building.

The following talks are currently scheduled for Spring semester 2013-2014

To sign up to meet the with colloquium speakers, please go to:
You may need to click on the arrow a couple of times to get to the correct week.

February 3

No Colloquium - AMS

February 10
*co-sponsored by WISELI*

Simona Bordoni, Caltech
Topic: Aquaplanet Monsoons and Their Response to Climate Changes

February 17

Larry Sromovsky, UW-Madison, SSEC
Topic: Exploring the Atmospheres of Saturn and Uranus with Spectorscopy

February 24

Sue van den Heever, Colorado State University
Topic: Aerosol Impacts on the Microphysical and Dynamical Characteristics of Convective Storms

March 3

Chris Forest, Penn State
Topic: Global Teleconnection Operators: A Method of Assessing Regional Climate Sensitivities

March 10

Wenhong Li, Duke University
Topic: Summer Rainfall Variability over the SE US

March 17

Spring Break

March 24

Dan Vimont, UW-Madison, AOS
Topic: Differing roles of the Pacific Meridional Mode and thermocline variations in Central and East Pacific ENSO events

March 31

Leo Donner, Princeton University
Topic: The Role of Cloud-Aerosol Interactions in the climate Forcing Sensitivity Tradeoff

April 7

Brian Colle, SUNY Stony Brook
Topic: The Climatology of Rossby Wave Packets and Their Impact on Forecast Uncertainties and Errors

April 14

Brian Mapes, Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences, Univ. of Miami
Topic: Visualization of the weather-climate connection

April 21

Amala Mahadevan, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute
Topic: The role of oceanic eddies in primary production

April 28

Nikki Lovenduski, CU Boulder
Topic: Carbon in the Southern Ocean: Known knowns and known unknowns

May 5

Matthew Lazzara, UW-Madison, Antarctic Meteorological Research Center
Topic: Polar Potpourri: Antarctic (and Arctic) Observational Meteorological 

Check the University Calendar for additional events this month.

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