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Penny Maher - A tale of convection, jets and model development
17 October 2017 | Seminar

A seminar in three acts. The first act will describe the role convection schemes play in modern atmospheric models. The second act will describe a new method for identifying the subtropical jet....

Sean Wilkinson - Protecting Infrastructure from weather and future climate hazard using Consequence Forecasting
11 October 2017 | Seminar

Dealing with the consequences of weather related phenomena is an age-old problem.

Alvin Stone
Alvin Stone - How to design an academic poster that works
4 October 2017 | Seminar

If you want to take the pain out of academic poster design, this seminar is for you.

Bahareh Sara Howard - Modelling the Carbon Budget of the Australian Electricity Sector’s Transition to Renewable Energy
6 September 2017 | Seminar

Due to a heavy reliance on coal power and weak federal government policies for renewable energy (RE) and energy efficiency, Australia is one of the highest per-capita CO2 emitters in...

Hayley Fowler Seminar - Understanding changes in heavy rainfall under global warming
30 August 2017 | Seminar

Rainfall extremes appear to be changing around the world but there is little information on how extreme short-duration events might change.

Ivonne M. Radjawane - Spatio-temporal variability of sea surface height anomaly along Indonesian Throughflow pathways
24 August 2017 | Seminar

Spatial temporal variability of sea surface height (SSH) anomaly at the Indonesian Throughflow (ITF) pathways was investigated through the response to semi-annual to decadal...

Tri Wahyu Hadi - Annual and Semi-annual Cycles of Low-level Moisture Convergence and Rainfall in the Maritime Continent
24 August 2017 | Seminar

Monsoon characteristics in the Maritime Continent have been mainly studied in terms of rainfall pattern, leading to differences in both approaches and methods, as well as the...

Esteban Abellán
Esteban Abellán Seminar - Meridional movement of Pacific winds and their role in ENSO event onset and termination
23 August 2017 | Seminar

During the mature phase of El Niño-Southern Oscillation (ENSO) events, near the end of the calendar year, there is a southward shift of the zonal wind anomalies, which are centred around the...

Michael Mann
Michael Mann Seminar - Influence of Anthropogenic Climate Change on Planetary Wave Resonance and Extreme Weather Events
17 August 2017 | Seminar

Persistent episodes of extreme weather in the Northern Hemisphere summer have been shown to be associated with the presence of high-amplitude quasi-stationary atmospheric Rossby waves within a...

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Stephan Lewandowsky Seminar - The "pause" in global warming in historical context: comparing models to observations?
15 August 2017 | Seminar

The alleged significant slowdown in global warming during the first decade of the 21st century, and the appearance of a discrepancy between models and observations, have attracted...