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Programme

Please click on the title of the presentation which you are interested in to learn more and if you are interested in the CV of the speaker click on the name. Here are direct links to the photo galleries of Peyresq, the excursion and the measurement exercises. And in case you would like to see more photos of the summer school here is a link to the photo collection of Maria Martin Calvo https://picasaweb.google.com/107834002310382720614/Peyresq?authkey=Gv1sRgCNSj1YL0lJfwPA&feat=directlink and here of Yogesh Kumkar https://picasaweb.google.com/yogeshkumkar/NiceNiceWonderfulPeyresqFranceGCIISC.

 

15.5.2011
Sunday
Arrival / Introduction Welcome
Conveners
The history of Peyresq - Village walk
Jean Vancompernolle
16.5.2011
Monday
Stakeholder and policy setting Integrated Earth system science
Rik Leemans
Climate policy for the small island states and least developed countries
Bill Hare
Posters
17.5.2011
Tuesday
Observations I
Records of past climates
Gilles Delaygue
Ocean biogeochemical feedbacks
Tatiana Ilyina
Remote sensing exercise
Filipe Aires
18.5.2011
Wednesday
Observations II
Observations and simulations in northern ecosystems: feedbacks to climate
Torben R. Christensen
Ocean observations at global and regional scale
Vicenzo Artale
Measurements
Meike Vogt, Torben R. Christensen, Andrew Friend, Santi Sabaté
19.5.2011
Thursday
Field trip Flux measurements at l´Observatoire de Haute-Provence
20.5.2011
Friday
Modelling I
Plant functional ecology for next-generation Earth system modelling
Colin Prentice
Using Earth System Models to provide better policy-relevant information
Gavin Schmidt
Measurements
Meike Vogt, Torben R. Christensen, Andrew Friend, Santi Sabaté
The 2005 and 2010 Amazonian droughts as seen by MODIS
Ranga B. Myneni
21.5.2010
Saturday
Modelling II
EBMs and EMICs
Andrey Ganopolski
Methane and the evolution of Earth's climate
Patrick Crill
Measurements
Meike Vogt, Torben R. Christensen, Andrew Friend, Santi Sabaté
Critique of “Drought-induced reduction in global terrestrial net primary production from 2000 through 2009”
Ranga B. Myneni
22.5.2011
Sunday
Modelling III
Modelling marine climate-carbon cycle feedbacks
Kirsten Zickfeld
The role of land ecosystems in the control of atmospheric CO2 content
Stephen Sitch
Modelling exercise
Douglas Crawford-Brown
Looking at the Earth system from a thermodynamic perspective
Roderick Dewar
23.5.2011
Monday
Scenario Analysis
Climate scenarios and projection for IPCC assessments
Pierre Friedlingstein
Tipping points
Stefan Rahmstorf
Policy role play exercise
Wolfgang Cramer
Redfield through the ages
John Raven
24.5.2011
Tuesday
Uncertainties and communication Interactions between carbon and nitrogen cycles in terrestrial ecosystems: progress and uncertainties
Maurizio Mencuccini
Finalising field work presentations
Presentations of the three groups on their measurements

25.5.2011
Wednesday
Departure

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