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Seminars

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Speaker: Christian Wolff, IPRC
Title: More than Mud: What we can learn about past climate from lake sediments (Abstract)
Place: Marine Sciences Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Joint IPRC-Oceanography Seminar

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Speaker: Lu Wang, IPRC
Title: Fundamental Causes of Propagating and non-propagating MJOs in MJOTF/GASS models (Abstract)
Place: Marine Sciences Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Joint IPRC-Atmospheric Sciences Seminar

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Speaker: Paul Spence, Climate Change Research Center DECRA, Unviersity of South Wales, Sydney, Australia
Title: Subsurface Warming of West Antarctic Coastal Waters by Remote Winds (Abstract)
Place: Marine Sciences Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Joint IPRC-Oceanography Seminar

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Speaker: Gerald A. Meehl, National Center for Atmospheric Research, UCAR
Title: Interdecadal Pacific Oscillation (IPO) contributions to Antarctic sea ice expansion from 2000-2014 (Abstract)
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Building, Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
IPRC Seminar

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Speaker: Emanuele Di Lorenzo, Director of Program in Ocean Science & Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
Title: Evidence for stronger and more prolonged heat waves in the North Pacific: Is the 2014/15 event the new norm?
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Building, Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
IPRC Seminar

Thursday, February 16, 2017

Speaker: Nikolai Maximenko, IPRC
Title: Ocean Surface Currents and Applications: Progress and Challenges (Abstract)
Place: Marine Sciences Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Joint IPRC-Oceanography Seminar

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Speaker: Mong-Ming Lu, Research and Development Center, Center Weather Bureau, Taiwan
Title: The Physical-Empirical TC ACE Seasonal Forecast Models in Taiwan Area and their Sources of Predictability (Abstract)
Place: Marine Sciences Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Joint IPRC-Atmospheric Sciences Seminar

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Speaker: Xianyao Chen, Physical Oceanography Lab, Ocean University of China
Title: EOF Analysis of Global Sea Surface Temerature (Abstract)
Place: Marine Sciences Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Joint IPRC-Oceanography Seminar

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Speaker: Niklas Schneider, IPRC/Department of Oceanography
Title: Dynamics of the Atmospheric Boundary Layer Response to Ocean Mesoscale Sea Surface Temperature (Abstract)
Place: Marine Sciences Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Joint IPRC-Oceanography Seminar

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Speaker: Robert Weller, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Title: Observing Trends in Surface Forcing and Trying to Understand the Ocean Response
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Building, Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
IPRC Discussion

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Speaker: Zhiping Tian, Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Title: Global monsoon and Pacific Walker circulation during the mid-Holocene: PMIP simulation results (Abstract)
Place: Marine Sciences Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:30 – 4:30 pm
Joint IPRC-Atmospheric Sciences Seminar

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Speaker: Takashi Doi, Application Laboratory, JAMSTEC
Title: Improvement of the Indian Ocean Dipole Mode prediction by initializing subsurface ocean observation ~SINTEX-F2 seasonal prediction system~ (Abstract)
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Building, Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
IPRC Discussion

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Speaker: Bin Wang, IPRC
Title: How does MJO modulate tropical cyclone genesis?
Place: Marine Sciences Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:30 – 4:30 pm
Joint IPRC-Atmospheric Sciences Seminar

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Speaker: Tim Li, IPRC/Department of Atmospheric Sciences
Title: Mechanisms for MJO initiation in western Indian Ocean
Place: Marine Sciences Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:30 – 4:30 pm
Joint IPRC-Atmospheric Sciences Seminar

Friday, September 9, 2016

Speaker: Fuqing Zhang, Director of ADAPT, Pennsylvania State University
Title: Intrinsic versus Practical Limits of Multi-scale Atmospheric Predictability (Abstract)
Place: Kuykendall Hall, Room 101 (KUY 101)
Time: 3:00 – 4:00 pm
Joint IPRC-Atmospheric Sciences Seminar

Monday, August 15, 2016

Speaker: Thomas Stoker, University of Bern, Switzerland
Title: Mitigation Delay Sensitivity: A new policy-relevant metric
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Building, Room 723 (POST 723)
Time: 3:00 – 4:00 pm
IPRC Seminar; video, slides

Thursday, June 9, 2016

Speaker: Shoshiro Minobe, Physical Oceanography and Climate Laboratory, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan
Title: Western Boundary Sea-Level: A Theory and Rule of Thumb (Abstract)
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Building, Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 3:00 – 4:00 pm
IPRC Discussion

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Speaker: Glab Panteleev, International Arctic Research Center (IARC), University of Alaska, Fairbanks
Title: Adjoint-Free Variational Data Assimilation into Regional Wave Model (Abstract)
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Building, Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
IPRC Discussion

Monday, March 28, 2016

Speaker: Yi Ming, GFDL/NOAA and Princeton University
Title: Sahel rainfall response to a uniform ocean warming AND Recent advances in idealized modeling
Place: Hawai‘i Institute of Geophysics, Room 309 (HIG 309)
Time: 2:00 – 4:00 pm
IPRC Seminar

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Speaker: Gerald Meehl, National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR), Boulder Colorado
Title: Hiatus or not? Understanding the climate of the early 21st century
Place: Kuykendall Hall, Room 101 (KUY 101)
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
IPRC Seminar

Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Speaker: Yoshimitsu Chikamoto, IPRC
Title: Dynamical Climate Prediction and Application (Abstract)
Place: Marine Sciences Building, MSB 100
Time: 3:00 pm
Joint IPRC-Atmospheric Sciences Seminar

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Speaker: Yoo-Geun Ham, Earth System and Environmental Science, Chonnam National University, South Korea
Title: Inter-model diversity on the ENSO simulation
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Building, Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 2:30 pm
Joint IPRC-Atmospheric Sciences Seminar

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Speaker: Christopher Roach, IPRC
Title: Estimating Horizontal Mixing in the ACC from Argo Trajectories (Abstract)
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Building, Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
IPRC Discussion

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Speaker: Tim Li, IPRC Professor
Title: Cause of Evolution Asymmetry between El Nino and La Nina
Place: Marine Sciences Building, MSB 100
Time: 3:30 pm
Joint IPRC-Atmospheric Sciences Seminar

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Speaker: Bin Wang, IPRC Professor
Title: From Matsuno-Gill theory to Madden-Julian Oscillation theory
Place: Marine Sciences Building, MSB 100
Time: 3:30 pm
Joint IPRC-Atmospheric Sciences Seminar

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Speakers: In-Sik Kang, School of Earth Environmental Sciences, Seoul National University, Korea
and Sarah Kang, School of Urban and Environmental Engineering, Ulsan National Inst. of Science and Technology, Korea
Title: Decadal Variation on ENSO Teleconnection
and Why is the NH warmer that the SH? Why do the NH tropics get more rainfall?
Place: Marine Sciences Building, MSB 100
Time: 3:30 pm
Joint IPRC-Atmospheric Sciences Seminar

Tuesday, January 5, 2016

Speaker: Ali Belmadani, University of Concepcion, Concepcion, Chile
Title: Stationary and transient striations as a hint for an organized mesoscale eddy field in the eastern South Pacific (Abstract)
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Building, Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
IPRC Discussion

2015

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Speaker: Franziska Hanf, Alfred Wegener Institute, University of Potsdam, Germany
Title: Moist dynamical processes during breaks of the South Asian summer monsoon: A modelling study with the atmospheric regional climate model HIRHAM5
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Building, Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Part of IPRC Symposium

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Speaker: Flavio Lehner, Climate and Global Dynamics Laboratory, NCAR
Title: Climate and carbon cycle response to forcing during the last millennium and some issues of model-data comparison
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Building, Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Part of IPRC Symposium

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Speakers: Jennifer Griswold and Fei-Fei Jin (UH Atmospheric Sciences), Tim Li and Yuqing Wang (IPRC)
Title: Atmospheric Research at UH Manoa, Round 2
Place: Marine Sciences Building, MSB 100
Time: 3:30 pm
Joint IPRC-Atmospheric Sciences Seminar

Thursday, September 17, 2015

Speaker: Axel Timmermann, IPRC Professor
Title: Transbasin Climate Connections: Implications for Western Pacific Sea-Level Acceleration, California Drought and the Global Warming Hiatus
Place: Marine Sciences Building, MSB 100
Time: 3:00pm
Joint IPRC-Oceanography Seminar

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Speaker: H. Annamalai, IPRC
Title: Monsoon and the Indian Ocean: a two-way interactive system
Place: Marine Sciences Building, MSB 100
Time: 3:00pm
Joint IPRC-Oceanography Seminar

Monday, August 24, 2015

Speaker: Xuhua Cheng, South China Sea Institute of Oceanology
Title: Intraseasonal-to-semiannual variability of sea-surface height and eddy activity in the Bay of Bengal
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Building, Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Speaker: Long Cao, Zhejiang University of China
Title: Model ocean carbon cycle and acidification under global warming and geoengineering
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Building, Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Speaker: Laurie Menviel, University of New South Wales, Australia
Title: Antarctic Bottom Water influence on the last glacial and deglaciation
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Building, Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Speaker: Tangdong Qu, IPRC
Title: Sea surface salinity variability in the equatorial Pacific
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Building, Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Part of IPRC Symposium

Monday, April 27, 2015

Speaker: Peter Black, Science Application International Corporation, Monterey, California
Title: Hurricane Outflow Structure Observed Using Dropsondes Deployed from High-Altitude Manned and Unmanned Research Aircraftc
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Building, Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Speaker: Chunxi Zhang, IPRC
Title: Dynamical Downscaling of the Climate for the Hawaiian Islands - Present-day and Future Change
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Building, Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Part of IPRC Symposium

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Speaker: Lu Wang, IPRC
Title: Roles of Convective Heating and Boundary-layer Moisture Asymmetry in Slowing Down the Convectively Coupled Kelvin Waves
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Building, Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Part of IPRC Symposium

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Speaker: Kohei Takatama, IPRC
Title: Impact of interannually variable sea surface salinity to the Pacific Ocean in the OFES
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Building, Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Part of IPRC Symposium

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Speaker: Ryusuke Masunaga, University of Tokyo
Title: Separate Imprints of the Kuroshio Extension and Oyashio Fronts on the Wintertime Atmospheric Boundary Layer
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Building, Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Part of IPRC Symposium

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Speaker: Michiya Hayashi, Atmosphere and Ocean Research Institute, University of Tokyo
Title: Importance of background seasonality in the coupled atmosphere-ocean response to westerly wind events
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Building, Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Part of IPRC Symposium

Monday, March 9, 2015

Speaker: Mathew Stiller-Reeve, Uni Research Climate/Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research, Bergen, Norway
Title: The 'monsoon' onset in Bangladesh from a climate service perspective
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Building, Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 2:30 pm
Joint IPRC-Atmospheric Sciences Seminar

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Speaker: Yuqing Wang, IPRC
Title: Dependence of tropical cyclone intensification rate on its intensity
Place: Marine Sciences Building, MSB 100
Time: 3:30 pm
Joint IPRC-Atmospheric Sciences Seminar

Friday, February 27, 2015

Speaker: Rhys Parfitt, Imperial College, UK
Title: Interactions between atmospheric and oceanic fronts - the junction between weather and climate
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Building, Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Speaker: Yoshimitsu Chikamoto, IPRC
Title: Multi-year predictability in the tropical climate
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Building, Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Part of IPRC Symposium

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Speaker: Megumi Chikamoto, IPRC
Title: Impacts of climate variability and change on marine ecosystems
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Building, Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Part of IPRC Symposium

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Speaker: Andrei Natarov, IPRC
Title: Enhanced kinetic energy dissipation in the equatorial thermocline. Part II: Inertial Instability
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Building, Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Part of IPRC Symposium

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Speaker: Kenneth R. Sperber, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, CA
Title: The Use of Fractional Accumulated Precipitation for the Evaluation of the Annual Cycle of Monsoons in CMIP5 Historical and RCP8.5 Simulations
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Building, Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Part of IPRC Symposium

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Speaker: Bin Wang, IPRC
Title: Predictable Mode Analysis of Asian Summer Monsoon Rainfall Predictability
Place: Marine Sciences Building, MSB 100
Time: 3:30 pm
Joint IPRC-Atmospheric Sciences Seminar

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Speaker: Claude Frankignoul, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France
Title: Atmospheric response to the variability of the North Atlantic oceanic circulation”
Place: (MSB 100)
Time: 3:00 – 4:00 pm

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Speaker: Tobias Friedrich, IPRC
Title: Global temperature reconstruction for the last 800,000 years
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Building Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Part of IPRC Symposium

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Speaker: Andrei Natarov, IPRC
Title: Enhanced kinetic energy dissipation in the equatorial thermocline
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Building Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Part of IPRC Symposium

Friday, January 9, 2015

Speaker: Alexander V. Babanin, Centre for Ocean Engineering, Science and Technology, Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne Australia.
Title: Third Generation Wave Models Based on Observational Physics
Place: Holmes Hall 244
Time: 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
JOINT CEE/ORE/IPRC Seminar

2014

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Speaker: Johannes Loschnigg Former White House Staff and former IPRC Postdoctoral Fellow
Title: The Politics of Climate Change in Washington DC: 'Debates' about the science, confusion about the impacts, and ideological battles.
Place: Marine Sciences Building (MSB) 100
Time: 3:30 pm
Joint IPRC - Atmospehric Sciences Department Seminar

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Speaker: Gerald Meehl, National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, Colorado
Title: The role of the tropical Pacific in interannual and decadal timescale climate variability
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Building Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Part of IPRC Symposium

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Speaker: Kohei Okuhara, Tokyo Metropolitan University
Title: Westerly wind bursts and their relationship with ENSO, IDO
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Building Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Part of IPRC Symposium

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Speaker: Kelvin Richards, International Pacific Research Center
Title: Is there a connection between MJO activity and sea surface salinity?
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Building Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Part of IPRC Symposium

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Speaker: Young-Min Yang, International Pacific Research Center
Title: GCMs with implicit and explicit representation of cloud microphysics for simulation of extreme precipitation frequency
Place: Marine Sciences Building, MSB 100
Time: 3:30 pm

Friday, October 10, 2014

Speaker: Thomas Kilpatrick, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UCSD
Title: Exploring the relationship between surface wind convergence and mesoscale convection in the tropics
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Building Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 2:00 pm Joint IPRC-Atmospheric Sciences seminar

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Speaker: J. Shukla, George Mason University
Title: Challenges in bridging the gap between potential predictability and prediction skill of the summer monsoon rainfall
Place: Marine Science Building (MSB) 100
Time: 3:00pm
Joint IPRC-Atmospheric Sciences-Oceanography Seminar

Friday, August 22, 2014

Speaker: Adèle Révelard, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, France
Title: Influence of the decadal variability of the Kuroshio Extension on the atmospheric circulation in the cold season
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Building Room 414 (POST 414)
Time:10:00am
Joint IPRC-Oceanography seminar

Moday, July 21, 2014

Speaker: Jessica Conroy, Department of Geology & Department of Plant Biology, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Title: Last millennium dust and temperature variability in southwestern Tibet
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Building (POST 723)
Time: 3:30pm
Joint IPRC-Meteorology Seminar

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Speaker: Ali Belmadani, University of Concepcion, Chile
Title: Peru - Chile upwelling dynamics and global warming
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Building (POST) 723
Time: 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Moday, July 14, 2014

Speaker: Ken Furuya, The University of Tokyo
Title: Towards the Sustainable Use of the Ocean
Speaker: Hiroaki Saito, The University of Tokyo
Title: Kuroshio Paradox: What Mechanisms Support High Fisheries Production in Oligotrophic Kuroshio Water?
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Building (POST 414)
Time: 10:30 - 11:30am

Monday, April 7, 2014

Speaker: Per Knudsen, Technical University of Denmark, Kongens Lyngby, Denmark
Title: Recovering the Global Mean Ocean Circulation using Satellite Altimetry and GOCE Gravity Models
Place: Pacific Ocean Science and Technology Bldg. (POST) 723
Time: 3:00 pm - 4:00pm
Joint IPRC-Oceanography Seminar

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Speaker: Ying-Jun Chen, Centre for Australian Weather and Climate Research
Title: How does ACCESS-TC perform on Australian TC rainfall forecasts?
Place: Pacific Ocean Science and Technology Bldg. (POST) 414
Time: 10:00 - 11:00am
Informal discussion

Thursday, March 6, 2014

Speaker: Emanuele di Lorenzo, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Georgia Tech
Title: How is Pacific Climate Impacting Coastal Ocean Ecosystems?
Place: Marine Sciences Building (MSB) 100 Auditorium
Time: 3:00pm

Joint JIMAR-IPRC-Oceanography Seminar

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

IPRC Discussion
Speaker: Shan Sun from NOAA/ESRL
Title: Global Coupled Atmosphere/Ocean Model for Seasonal and Climate Forecast Applications at NOAA/ESRL
Place: Pacific Ocean Science and Technology Bldg. (POST) 414
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

IPRC Discussion
Speaker: Dunxin Hu, Institute of Oceanology, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Title: NPOCE progress and highlights
Place: Pacific Ocean Science and Technology Bldg. (POST) 414
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Monday, February 10, 2014

Speaker: Yakov Afanasyev, Memorial Univ. of Newfoundland, Canada
Title: Turbulence, jets, and beta-plumes studied with laboratory altimetry
Place: Pacific Ocean Science and Technology Bldg. (POST) 723
Time: 2:30 – 3:30pm

Thursday, January 23, 2014

Speaker: Kim Cobb, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Georgia Tech
Title: Internal Versus Forced Variations in Paleo-ENSO: Implications for 21st Century ENSO
Place: Marine Sciences Building (MSB) 100 Auditorium
Time: 3:00pm
Joint IPRC-Oceanography Seminar

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Speaker: Bin Wang, IPRC and Dept. of Meteorology, UHM
Title: Understanding of essential dynamics of the Madden-Julian Oscillation
Place: Marine Sciences Building (MSB) 100 Auditorium
Time: 3:30pm
Joint IPRC-Meteorology Seminar

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Speaker: Kevin Hamilton, IPRC and Dept. Meteorology, UHM
Title: Give Me but a Place to Stand and I Will Observe the Whole World: The Remarkable Information in a Simple Barometric Record
Place: Marine Sciences Building (MSB) 100 Auditorium
Time: 3:30pm
Joint IPRC-Meteorology Seminar

2013

Thursday, November 21, 2013

Speaker: Shaoqing Zhang, Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory, Princeton University
Title: Coupled Model Data Assimilation for Climate Estimation and Prediction: Opportunities and Challenges
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Speaker: Axel Lauer, Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies, Potsdam, Germany
Title: Simulating Clouds with Global Climate Models
Place: Marine Science Building (MSB100)
Time: 3:30-4:30 pm
Joint IPRC/MET Seminar

Thursday, November 14, 2013

Speaker: Pedro DiNezio, Assistant Researcher, IPRC- SOEST Young Investigator
Title: Dynamics and Impacts of 2-year La Niña Events
Place: Marine Science Building (MSB100)
Time: 3:00-4:00 pm
Joint IPRC/OCE Seminar

Thursday, November 14, 2013

Speaker: Young Ho Kim, Korea Institute of Ocean Science and Technology, Korea
Title: New climate reanalysis of KIOST
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am-12:00 pm

Wednesday, November 6, 2013

Speaker: Axel Timmermann, IPRC Professor of Oceanography
Title: The origins of abrupt climate change during the last glacial period
Place: Marine Science Building (MSB100)
Time: 3:30-4:30 pm
Joint IPRC/MET/OCE Seminar

Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Speaker: Kevin Hamilton, IPRC Director
Title: Long-Term Changes in the Stratospheric QBO - Part of the Global Warming Fingerprint?
Place: Marine Science Building (MSB100)
Time: 3:30-4:30 pm
Joint IPRC/MET Seminar

Tuesday, August 6, 2013

Informal Discussion
Speaker: Vincenzo Armenio, University of Trieste, Italy
Title: Large eddy simulation of environmental flows: From the laboratory scale toward full scale applications
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am-12:00 pm

Friday, May 31, 2013

Speaker: Robert Dickinson, University of Texas at Austin
Title: Diurnal and Spatial Variability of Great Plains Summer Precipitation – Relationship to Dynamics of the Low-Level Jet
Place: Marine Science Building (MSB100)
Time: 3:00-4:00 pm
Joint IPRC/MET Seminar

Thursday, May 30, 2013

Speaker: Rong Fu, University of Texas at Austin
Title: Land-Atmosphere-Ocean Interaction over the Pacific-America-Atlantic Sector
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 3:00 pm
Joint IPRC/MET Seminar

Thursday, May 2, 2013

Speaker: Kelvin Richards, IPRC and Department of Oceanography, UHM
Title: "Stirring and mixing of the marine ecosystem: From the sunlit upper waters to the twilight zone"
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100
Time: 3:00 p.m.
Joint IPRC /Oceanography Seminar

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Speaker: Joshua Fu
Title: Does atmosphere - ocean coupling matter to the MJO?
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100
Time: 3:30 pm
Joint IPRC/MET Seminar

Wednesday, April 10, 2013

Speaker: Professor Toshio Yamagata, The University of Tokyo and Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC)
Title: Predictability of the Subtropical Dipole Modes in the Atlantic and Indian Oceans
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100
Time: 3:30 pm
Joint IPRC/MET Seminar

Thursday, March 21, 2013

Speaker: Andrei Natarov, IPRC and Dept. of Oceanography, University of Hawaii at Manoa
Title: Persistent Presence of Small Vertical Scale Velocity (SVS) Features During Three-Dimensional Equilibration of Equatorial Inertial Instability
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100
Time: 3:00 pm
Joint IPRC/OCN seminar

Wednesday, March 20, 2013

Speaker: Jerry Meehl, National Center for Atmospheric Research Boulder, CO
Title: Decadal Climate Prediction in the Pacific Region
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100
Time: 3:30 pm
Joint IPRC/MET Seminar

Wednesday, March 20, 2013

Speaker: Yasumasa Miyazawa, Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology, Japan
Title: Downscaled ocean modeling based on coupling among ocean circulation, tides, and surface waves
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am

Tuesday, March 19, 2013

Speaker: Bruce Cornuelle, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UCSD, La Jolla, California
Title: State Estimates and Forecasts of the Loop Current in the Gulf of Mexico
Using the MITgcm and its Adjoint
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am
Informal Discussion

Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Speaker: Pedro DiNezio, IPRC
Title: Weaker Walker Circulation during the Last Glacial Maximum Due to Reduced Sea Level
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100
Time: 3:30 pm
Joint IPRC/MET Seminar

Monday, March 11, 2013

The 2013 IPRC Public Lecture in Climate Science
Speaker: William Chameides, Dean of Environmental Studies, Duke University
Title: Dealing With Climate Change: Are We Flying Blind?
Place: Art Building Auditorium
Time: 7:30pm

Friday, March 1, 2013

Speaker: Tommy G. Jensen, Naval Research Laboratory, Oceanography Division, Stennis Space Center, MS
Title: COAMPS Simulation of the MJOs during DYNAMO
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am
Informal Discussion

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Speaker: Tomoya Kataoka, National Institute for Land and Infrastructure Management, Ibaraki, Japan
Title: Web-camera monitoring of quantity and movement of beached marine debris
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am

Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Speaker: Toru Miyama,JAMSTEC
Title: Case studies of precipitation/cloud formation over the Kuroshio/Kuroshio Extension using the IPRC atmospheric regional model
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am
Informal Discussion

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Speaker: In-Sik Kang, Atmospheric Sciences, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Seoul National University, Korea
Title: Essential Moisture Dynamics of the MJO
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100
Time: 3:30 pm
Joint IPRC/MET Seminar

Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Speaker: Kazuyuki Miyazaki, IPRC Visiting Research Scientist from JAMSTEC
Title: Satellite Chemical Data Assimilation for the Composition and Lighting NOx Emissions
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100
Time: 3:30 pm
Joint IPRC/MET Seminar

Wednesday, January 23, 2013

Speaker: Yuqing Wang, IPRC and Dept. of Meteorology, UHM
Title: What Controls the Interannual Variability of Tropical Cyclone Genesis Frequency over the Western North Pacific?
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100
Time: 3:30 pm
Joint IPRC/MET Seminar

Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Speaker: Matthew England, University of New South Wales, Australia
Title: The Southern Ocean: Trends, variability and its role in the global climate system
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 723 (POST 723)
Time: 3:00 pm

Thursday, January 17, 2013

Speaker: Megumi Chikamoto, IPRC and JAMSTEC
Title: Temperature-induced Marine Export Production during the Glacial Period
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100
Time: 3:00 pm
Joint IPRC/OCN Seminar

Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Speaker: Bin Wang, IPRC and UH Department of Meteorology
Title: Subtropical-High Predictability Establishes a Promising Way for Monsoon and Tropical Storm Predictions
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100
Time: 3:30 pm
Joint IPRC/MET Seminar

Thursday, January 10, 2013

Speaker: Claude Frankignoul, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, France
Title: The atmospheric response to the Atlantic meridional overturning circulation variability
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100
Time: 3:00 pm
Joint IPRC/OCN Seminar

Wednesday, January 9, 2013

Speaker: Kevin Hamilton, IPRC and UH Department of Meteorology
Title: Surviving in Nature’s Casino – A Meteorologist’s View of Market Based Weather Risk Management
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100
Time: 3:30 pm
Joint IPRC/MET Seminar

2012

Monday, December 17, 2012

Speaker: Emmanuel Witrant, Université Joseph Fourier Grenoble, GISPA-lab France
Title: New Methods for Modeling Atmospheric Scenarios from Ice Core Measurements
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Informal Discussion
Speakers: Scientists from JAMSTEC's Research Institute for Global Change (RIGC)
1. Speaker and Title: Prabir Patra: Atmospheric CO2 and CH4
2. Speaker and Title: Ryu Saito: "Atmospheric CO2 modeling and observation (GOSAT)
3. Speaker and Title: Kazuyuki Miyazaki: Atmospheric CO2 data assimilation
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 2:20 pm

Friday, November 30, 2012

Speaker: Tom Russon, University of Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
Title: The extent of unforced ENSO changes over the last Millennium
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Speaker: Miho Ishizu, IPRC
Title: The relationship between oxygen and other biogeochemical parameters in the world ocean based on potential temperature
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Joint IPRC/OCN seminar

Friday, November 16, 2012

Speaker: Sosuke Mihara, Graduate of Environmental Science, Hokkaido University, Japan
Title: The North Pacific STCC under seasonal forcing in an idealized Ocean GCM
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Thursday, November 15, 2012

Speaker: Zuojun Yu, IPRC and Department of Oceanography
Title: Deoxygenation in the tropical Indian Ocean during the past 60 years: spatial distribution and implication for better prediction
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100
Time: 3:00 pm

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Title: Case studies of marine debris in Hawai'i
Speakers:
1) Nikolai Maximenko, IPRC/SOEST, UH Manoa, "Why Hawai'i?"
2) Axel Lauer, IPRC/SOEST, UH Manoa, "The Kamilo Beach drifter experiment"
3) Henry Carson, Marine Science Department, UH Hilo, "Tracking the sources and sinks of local marine debris in Hawai‘i"
4) Oleg Melnichenko, IPRC/SOEST, UH Manoa, "The hidden plastic of Hanalua beach"
5) Jan Hafner, IPRC/SOEST, UH Manoa, "Tsunami debris in Hawaii"
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 3:00 - 5:00 pm
Joint IPRC/UH & DMS/UH Hilo Discussion

Thursday, November 1, 2012

Speaker: Tobias Friedrich, IPRC, University of Hawaii at Manoa
Title: Can We Reconstruct Past Large-Scale Ocean Circulation Changes from the Seawater Neodymium Isotopic Composition?
Place: Marine Science Building (MSB) 100
Time: 3:00 p.m.
Joint IPRC/OCN seminar

Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Speaker: Jessica Benthuysen, CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research, Hobart, Australia
Title:The Leeuwin Current: The roles of topographic trapping, mixing, and advection in a buoyancy-driven eastern boundary current
Place: Pacific Ocean Science and Technology Bldg. (POST) 723
Time: 3:00 - 4:00 pm
Joint IPRC/OCN Seminar

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Speaker: Bin Wang, IPRC and Department of Meteorology
Title: Cause of the recent intensification of tropical cyclones over the Arabian Sea
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100
Time: 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Joint IPRC/MET Seminar

Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Speaker: Shota Katsura, Atmosphere and Ocean Research Institute,
The University of Tokyo, Japan
Title: The variation of North Pacific Tropical Water in its formation region
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 2:00 – 3:00 pm

Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Speaker: Matthew Widlansky, IPRC
Title: Spotlight on the South Pacific Convergence Zone: How will Pacific Rainfall Bands Respond to a Warming Climate?
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100
Time: 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Joint IPRC/MET Seminar

Friday, October 12, 2012

Speaker: Aiko Voigt, Max Planck Institute for Meteorology, Germany
Title: Compensation of hemispheric surface albedo differences by tropical clouds
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Thursday, September 27, 2012

Speaker: Kyung-Il Chang, Seoul National University, Korea
Title: Long-term direct velocity measurements at a choke point of the southwestern EJS (East/Japan Sea)
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100
Time: 3:00 - 4:00 pm
Joint IPRC/OCN Seminar

Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Speaker: Kevin Hamilton, IPRC and Department of Meteorology
Title: Dynamical Meteorology of the Martian Atmosphere
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100
Time: 3:30 - 4:30 pm
Joint IPRC/MET Seminar

Thursday, September 6, 2012

Speaker: Jim Potemra, APDRC and HIGP
Title: Accessing data and information from the Pacific Islands Ocean Observing System
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100
Time: 3:00 - 4:00 pm
Joint IPRC/OCN Seminar

Thursday, September 6, 2012

Speaker: Akira Kawamura, School of Urban Environmental Sciences, Tokyo Metropolitan University, Tokyo, Japan
Title: Introduction of the distributed urban storm runoff model (Tokyo Storm Runoff model) with an advanced GIS catchment delineation
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 2:00 - 3:00 pm

Thursday, August 23, 2012

Speaker: Michael Sarnthein, University of Kiel, Germany
Title: Deglacial CO2 rise driven by North Pacific Deepwater Formation
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100
Time: 1:45 - 2:45 pm
Joint IPRC/OCN Seminar

Tuesday, July 10, 2012

Speaker: Sally Langford, Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences,
University of Colorado, Boulder
Title: How well can we predict the Indian Ocean Dipole teleconnections?
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Wednesday, June 27, 2012

Speaker: Helen Phillips, Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies, University of Tasmania, Australia
Title: Observations of the velocity structure of the Antarctic Circumpolar Current and the South Indian Ocean
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 723 (POST 723)
Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Joint IPRC/OCN seminar

Tuesday, June 26, 2012

Speaker: Steven Feldstein, The Pennsylvania State University, Pennsylvania
Title: Teleconnections and the MJO: Intraseasonal and interannual variability
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 723 (POST 723)
Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Monday, June 25, 2012

Speaker: Sukyoung Lee, The Pennsylvania State University, Pennsylvania
Title: Does tropical convection drive polar amplification and poleward jet shift?
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 723 (POST 723)
Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Friday, June 8, 2012

Speaker: Zong-Liang Yang, Center for Integrated Earth System Science & Earth System Sciences, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas
Title: Achievements, Challenges and Opportunities in Modeling Land Surface Processes
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Friday, June 8, 2012

Speaker: Qiuzhen Yin, Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium
Title: Individual contributions of insolation and CO2 to the interglacial climates of the past 800,000 years
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Thursday, June 7, 2012

Speaker: Young Ho Kim, Korea Ocean Research & Development Institute, Korea
Title: Development of a regional framework for the Korean ocean forecast system based on GFDL MOM4p1
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

ABSTRACT

Wednesday, June 6, 2012

Speaker: André Berger, Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium
Title: Astronomical Theory of Climate: A Review
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 723 (POST 723)
Time: 2:30 - 3:30 pm
Joint IPRC/OCN/MET Special Seminar
ABSTRACT

Monday, May 14, 2012

Speaker: Bruce Cornuelle, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, La Jolla, California
Title: Green's functions for western boundary transport at the NEC bifurcation latitude
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Monday, April 30, 2012

Speaker: Paolo Antonelli, Cooperative Institute for Meteorological Satellite Studies, University of Wisconsin - Madison
Title: On the Use of Three-Dimensional Atmospheric Fields of Temperature and Moisture, Inferred from Hyperspectral Infrared Space-Borne Observations, for Short-Term Forecasting of Convection Occurrence
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Joint IPRC - Meteorology Seminar

Monday, April 30, 2012

Speaker: Christina Karamperidou, Columbia University, New York
Title: The interacting dynamics of tropical and extratropical climate: A
"reduced-space" perspective"

Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Thursday, April 19, 2012

IPRC Discussion
Speaker: Kohei Takatama, IPRC
Title: Mechanisms of the surface-layer wind response to the Gulf Stream in a regional atmospheric model
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Tuesday, April 17, 2012

IPRC Discussion
Speaker: Arthur Miller, Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Title: Isolating mesoscale coupled ocean-atmosphere interactions in the Kuroshio
Extension region

Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Monday, March 19, 2012

Speaker: Samantha Stevenson, IPRC
Title: Mechanisms of the ENSO Response to CO2 Increases
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 723 (POST 723)
Time: 2:00 - 3:00 pm

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Speaker: Scott Power, Bureau of Meteorology, Australia
Titles:Increasing Information Content of 21st Century Projections; and
Decadal Climate Variability in the South-west Pacific
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Monday, March 12, 2012

Speaker: Rob Chadwick, Met Office Hadley Centre, United Kingdom
Title:Patterns of tropical rainfall, SST, and circulation change in idealized CO2 removal experiments
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Thursday, March 1, 2012

IPRC Discussion
Speaker: Rui-Xin Huang, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, MA
Title: Adiabatic Density Surface and Mixing Path
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Speaker: De-Zheng Sun, NOAA/CIRES, Boulder, Colorado
Title: The Effect of ENSO Events on the Tropical Pacific Mean Climate
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 1:30 - 2:30 pm

Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Speaker: Noel Davidson, Center of Australian Weather and Climate Research (CAWCR), Australia
Title: Tropical Cyclone Research at CAWCR
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Joint IPRC/MET Special Seminar

Speaker: Dr. Peter G. Black, SAIC Inc./ Naval Research Laboratory Monterey, CA
Title:Typhoons Fanapi and Megi from ITOP2010: Ocean interaction and extreme-wind boundary layers
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Joint IPRC/MET Special Seminar

Monday, February 27, 2012

Lunchtime Discussion
Speaker: Nils Fischer, Max-Planck Institute for Meteorology
Hamburg, Germany
Title: Evolution and Variability of Ocean Circulation in a Transient Holocene Simulation
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time:11:00 am - 12:00 pm


Friday, February 10, 2012

Speaker: Yign Noh, Department of Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences, Yonsei University, Korea
Title: Investigation of Mixing Process in the Upper Ocean Using LES
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Joint IPRC-Oceanography Seminar

Wednesday, February 8, 2012

Speaker: Sarah Kang, Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, Korea
Title: Impact of Polar Ozone Depletion on Mean and Extreme Precipitation
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:30 pm - 4:30pm
Joint IPRC-Meteorology Seminar

Friday, February 3, 2012

(Informal Discussion)

Speaker: Ingo Richter, Japan Agency for Marine Earth Science and Technology
Title: Two modes of variability in the equatorial Atlantic: ENSO-like vs. off-equatorially forced events
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time:11:00 am- 12:00 pm


Thursday, February 2, 2012

Speaker: Ali Belmadani, IPRC
Title: Wind-forced baroclinic beta-plumes, and an application to the Hawaiian Lee Countercurrent.
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Joint IPRC-Oceanography Seminar

Wednesday, February 1, 2012

Speaker: In-Sik Kang, Seoul National University, Climate Environment System Research Center
Title: Some Thought and Attempt of Cloud Microphysics in a GCM
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:30 pm - 4:30pm
Joint IPRC-Meteorology Seminar

Thursday, January 26, 2012

Speaker: Niklas Schneider, IPRC and Department of Oceanography
Title: The response of the atmospheric Ekman layer and Ekman pumping to sea surface temperature fronts
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:00 pm - 4:00pm
Joint IPRC-Oceanography Seminar

Friday, January 13, 2012

Informal Discussion
Speaker: Kelvin Richards, IPRC and Department of Oceanography
Title: Mixing over the thermocline ridge in the Indian Ocean: Preliminary results from CINDY
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 pm - 12:00pm

Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Speaker: Tomoki Tozuka, The University of Tokyo
Title: Roles of the South China Sea Throughflow in the Global Climate as Revealed by a CGCM
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 723 (POST 723)
Time: 2:00 - 3:00pm

Monday, January 9, 2012

Speaker: Pedro Vélez-Belchi, Scripps Institution of Oceanography / Spanish Oceanographic Institute
Title: Eddy-induced Kuroshio intrusions in the East China Sea shelf
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 723 (POST 723)
Time: 2:00 - 3:00pm
ABSTRACT

January 6, 2012

Speaker:Seok-Woo Son, McGill University, Canada
Title: The Effect of Topography on Storm Track Intensity and its Implication on Midwinter Suppression of the Pacific Storm Track
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time:11:00am - 12:00pm

2011

Monday, December 19, 2011

Informal Discussion
Speaker: Talgat R. Kilmatov, Far Eastern Federal University, Vladivostok, Russia
Title: Climatic ocean trends and possibility of structural instability
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 - 22:00 pm
ABSTRACT

Friday, December 16, 2011

Speaker: Gerald A. Meehl, National Center for Atmospheric Research,
Boulder, CO, USA
Title: Understanding the U.S. east-west differential of heat extremes
in terms of record temperatures and the "warming hole"

Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 723 (POST 723)
Time: 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
ABSTRACT

Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Speaker: Pierre Augier, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden
Title:Turbulence in strongly stratified fluids: Cascade processes
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 1:00 - 2:00 pm

Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Speaker: Neven S. Fuckar, Postdoctoral Fellow, IPRC
Title: On the role of extratropical ocean circulation in the tropical-extratropical and interhemispheric interaction
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:30 - 4:30 pm
ABSTRACT
Joint IPRC-Meteorology Seminar

Monday, November 28, 2011

Speaker: Yosuke Yamashiki, Disaster Prevention Research Institute, Kyoto University City, Japan
Title: Biwa 3D circulation model and its application for impact assessment under global climate change
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 1:00 - 2:00 pm

Wednesday, November 9, 2011

(Informal Seminar)
Speaker: Oceana Francis, International Arctic Research Center, University of Alaska, Fairbanks, Alaska
Title: Ocean wave conditions in the Chukchi Sea from in situ and satellite observations
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 1:00 - 2:00 pm

Wednesday, November 9, 2011

(Informal Seminar)
Speaker: Gleb Panteleev, International Arctic Research Center, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Alaska
Title: Performance of the adjointless 4dVar technique with community models
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11 am - 12 pm
ABSTRACT

Wednesday, November 2, 2011

Speaker: Yanping Li, Postdoctoral Fellow, IPRC
Title: Excitation of Rainfall Over the Tropical Western Pacific
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:30 - 4:30 pm
Joint IPRC-Meteorology Seminar
ABSTRACT

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Speaker: Lu Wang, Visiting Scholar, IPRC
Title: Intraseasonal SST Variability and Air-Sea Interaction over Kuroshio Extension Region during Boreal Summer
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:30 - 4:30 pm
Joint IPRC-Meteorology Seminar

Monday, October 17, 2011
IPRC Public Lecture in Climate Science

Speaker: Rosina Bierbaum, Dean of University of Michigan School of Natural Resources and Environment
Title: Climate Change and Development: Avoiding the Unmanageable and Managing the Unavoidable
Place: Art Auditorium, University of Hawaii at Manoa
Time:7:00 pm
Press Release; Flyer

Friday, October 14, 2011

Speaker: Jagadish Shukla, George Mason University (GMU) and
Institute of Global Environment and Society (IGES), Maryland
Title: On the Role of Unforced Multidecadal Variability in Twentieth Century
Global Warming

Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 2:00 - 3:00 pm
ABSTRACT
Joint IPRC/MET/OCN Special Seminar

Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Speaker: Pang-Chi Hsu, IPRC
Title: Role of the Boundary Layer Moisture Asymmetry in Causing the Eastward Propagation of the Madden-Julian Oscillation
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:30 - 4:30 pm
ABSTRACT
Joint IPRC-Meteorology Seminar

Thursday, September 29, 2011

Speaker: Francois Ascani, IPRC and Department of Oceanography, UHM
Title: Do submesoscale processes inject nitrate pulses into the euphotic zone
around station ALOHA?

Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:00 - 4:00 pm
ABSTRACT
Joint IPRC-Oceanography Seminar

Monday, September 26

Speaker: Tommy G. Jensen, Naval Research Laboratory, Stennis Space Center, Mississippi
Title: Wave-current interaction in the Florida Current in a coupled atmosphere-ocean-wave model
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg. 723 (POST 723)
Time: 2:00-3:00 pm
ABSTRACT

Friday, September 23, 2011

(Informal Seminar)
Speaker: Tommy G. Jensen, Naval Research Laboratory, Stennis Space Center, Mississippi
Title: Coupled Modeling of Air-sea Interaction in the Indian Ocean during an MJO
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
ABSTRACT

Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Speaker: Kevin P. Hamilton, IPRC and Department of Meteorology, UHM
Title: The QBO Story: From the Shrewd Intuition of a 19th Century Honolulu Amateur Scientist to Terraflop Numerical Simulations
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:30 - 4:30 pm
Joint IPRC-Meteorology Seminar

Wednesday, September 14, 2011

(Informal Seminar)
Speaker: Shoshiro Minobe, Hokkaido University, Japan
Title: New global gridded nutrient and oxygen datasets: Basic properties and trend-detection application
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
ABSTRACT

Thursday, September 1, 2011

Speaker: Ryo Furue, IPRC and Department of Oceanography, UHM
Title: Density-driven flow along an eastern-boundary continental margin in an inviscid, variable-density layer model
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:00 - 4:00 pm
Joint IPRC-Oceanography Seminar
ABSTRACT

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Speaker: Jae N. Lee, Jet Propulsion Laboratory Pasadena, California
Title: Two Satellite Remote Sensing Applications: (i) MISR Cloud/Aerosol and Their Variability Through ENSO, and (ii) MLS Diagnosis of CO and H2O Transport
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:30 pm
Joint IPRC-Meteorology Seminar
ABSTRACT

Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Speaker: Matthew England, Climate Change Research Centre (CCRC)
University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
Title: Role of Ocean Gateways in Regional Climate and Rainfall
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 723 (POST 723)
Time: 3:00 - 4:00 pm
ABSTRACT

Friday, August 26, 2011

Speaker: Masaki Satoh, Research Institute for Global Change, JAMSTEC & Atmosphere and Ocean Research Institute,The University of Tokyo
Title: Global Nonhydrostatic Simulations by a Nonhydrostatic Icosahedral
Atmospheric Model, NICAM: Intra-Seasonal Oscillations and Tropical Cyclones

Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 127 (POST 127)
Time: 3:30 - 4:30 pm

Thursday, August 25, 2011

Speaker: Jiming Sun, Department of Meteorology, University of Hawaii
Title: A new explanation for the cumulus cloud formation with cloud droplet spectral broadening and ice particle multiplication
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 3:30 pm
Joint IPRC-Meteorology Seminar

Monday, May 16, 2011

Speaker: Yuko M. Okumura, National Center for Atmospheric Research,
Boulder, Colorado
Title: Low-frequency Climate Variability over Antarctica and Linkages to the
Tropics: Analysis of Instrumental Data and Ice Core and Coral Records for
the Past 100-200 Years"

Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 723 ( POST 723)
Time: 3:00 pm
ABSTRACT

Thursday, April 21, 2011

Speaker: Humio Mitsudera, Hokkaido University, Japan
Title: Overturning Circulation in the Sea of
Okhotsk and Intermediate Layer Variations

Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 2:00 pm

Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Speaker: Axel Lauer, International Pacific Research Center
Title: A scale-aware parameterization of precipitation formation in climate models - Integral constraints on autoconversion and accretion
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:30 pm
Joint IPRC-Meteorology Seminar
ABSTRACT

Thursday, March 31, 2011

Speaker: Randall J. Alliss, Northrop Grumman Corporation
Title: Maximizing and Optimizing the Large Scale Deployment and
Integration of Renewable Energy

Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 10:30 am
Joint IPRC-Meteorology Seminar
ABSTRACT

Friday, March 18, 2011

Speaker: Pallav Ray, International Pacific Research Center
Title: On the Initiation of the Madden-Julian Oscillation (MJO)
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:00 pm
Joint IPRC-Meteorology Seminar
ABSTRACT

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Speaker: Hidekatsu Yamazaki, Department of Ocean Sciences,
Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology, Japan
Title: The Kuroshio and Mixing Phenomena
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 2:00 pm
ABSTRACT

Monday, March 7, 2011

Speaker: Fuqing Zhang, Penn State University
Title: Prediction, Predictability and Data Assimilation of Tropical Cyclones
Place: Pacific Ocean Science & Technology Bldg., Room 723 (POST 723)
Time: 3:00 pm

Thursday, March 3, 2011

Speaker: François Ascani, IPRC
Title: The role of dissipation in wave-induced transport in a basin
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:00 pm
Joint IPRC-Oceanography Seminar
ABSTRACT

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Speaker: Ali Bel Madani, IPRC
Title: Intraseasonal Kelvin Waves and Humboldt Current Eddies
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:00 pm
Joint IPRC-Oceanography Seminar
ABSTRACT

Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Speaker: Bunmei Taguchi, Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology, Earth Simulator Center
Title:Seasonal evolutions of atmospheric response to decadal SST anomalies in the North Pacific subarctic frontal zone: Observation and a coupled model simulation
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:30 pm
Joint IPRC-Meteorology Seminar
ABSTRACT

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Speaker: Kevin Hamilton, IPRC
Title: Equilibrium Climate Sensitivity
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:30 pm
Joint IPRC-Meteorology Seminar

Thursday, January 20, 2011

Speaker: Zuojun Yu, IPRC
Title: Oxygen Minimum Zones in the Northern Indian Ocean
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:00 pm
Joint IPRC-Oceanography Seminar
ABSTRACT

Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Speaker: Dr. Sarah Kang, Department of Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics, Columbia University, New York
Title: The tropical response to extratropical thermal forcing: Theory and application
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:30 pm
ABSTRACT

Thursday, January 13, 2011

Speaker: Malte Heinemann, IPRC
Title: Warm and Sensitive Paleocene-Eocene Climate
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:00 pm
Joint IPRC-Oceanography Seminar
ABSTRACT

2010

Friday, December 17, 2010

Speaker: Jerry Meehl, National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, Colorado
Title: Decadal Variability of Asian-Australian Monsoon-ENSO-TBO Relationships
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:00 pm

Thursday, December 2, 2010

Speaker: Niklas Schneider, IPRC
Title: Rotating Table
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:00 pm
Joint Oceanography/IPRC Seminar

Wednesday, December 1, 2010

Speaker: Nat Johnson, IPRC
Title: Changes in the sea surface temperature threshold for tropical convection
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:30 pm
Joint Meteorology/IPRC Seminar

Thursday, November 18, 2010

Speaker: Carsten Eden
Centre for Marine and Atmospheric Sciences, Hamburg, Germany
Title: A dynamically consistent closure for zonally averaged ocean models
Place: Pacific Ocean Science and Technology (POST) Bldg., Room 723
Time: 3:00 pm
ABSTRACT

Wednesday, November 17, 2010

Speaker: Oliver Elison Timm, IPRC
Title: Statistical downscaling of future rainfall changes in Hawaii based on IPCC AR4 scenario simulations
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:30 pm
Joint Meteorology/IPRC Seminar

Tuesday, November 9, 2010
IPRC 2010 Public Lecture in Climate Science

Speaker: Susan Avery, Director, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Title: A Changing World, A Changing Ocean
Place: Architcture Auditorium, 2410 Campus Road, Room 205
Time: 7:30 pm

Thursday, October 28, 2010

Speaker: Neven Stjepan Fučkar, IPRC
Title: Adaptive scaling model of the main pycnocline and the associated overturning circulation
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:00 pm
Joint Oceanography/IPRC Seminar

Wednesday, October 27, 2010

Speaker: Kevin Hamilton, IPRC
Title: The Brewer-Dobson Circulation Saga - From Crazy German Balloonists to
the Future of the Global Climate

Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:30 pm
Joint Meteorology/IPRC Seminar

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Speaker: Kazuhiro Oshima, Hokkaido University,
Sapporo, Japan
Title: Response of North Pacific climate to global warming based on CMIP3
multi-model projections

Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:30 pm
Joint Meteorology/IPRC Seminar

Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Speaker: H. Annamalai, IPRC
Title: Moist static energy budget diagnostics for monsoon research
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:30 pm
Joint Meteorology/IPRC Seminar

Wednesday, October 6, 2010

Speaker: Shang-Ping Xie, IPRC
Title: Indian Ocean capacitor effect on Northwest Pacific/East Asian climate: Dynamics and decadal change
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:30 pm
Joint Meteorology/IPRC Seminar

Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Speaker: Yukiko Imada, University of Tokyo, Japan
Title: Climatic impact of tropical instability waves in the Pacific
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:30 pm
Joint Meteorology/IPRC Seminar

Thursday, September 16, 2010

Speaker: Oleg Melnichenko, IPRC
Title: Stationary Alternating Quasi-Zonal Jet-Like Structures in the Ocean
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:00 pm
Joint Oceanography/IPRC Seminar
ABSTRACT

Thursday, September 2, 2010

Speaker: Eitarou Oka, Lecturer, Atmosphere and Ocean Research Institute, University of Tokyo, Japan
Title: New Aspects on the Formation and Circulation of the North Pacific Mode Waters Based on Profiling Float and Shipboard Measurements
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:00 pm
Joint Oceanography/IPRC Seminar
ABSTRACT

Wednesday, September 1, 2010

Speaker:Tomohiko Tomita, Associate Professor, Kumamoto University, Japan
Title: Interannual Variability in the Baiu Front
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:30 pm
Joint Meteorology/IPRC Seminar

Thursday, August 26, 2010

Speaker: Meghan Cronin, Director, Ocean Climate Station Program, NOAA Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory
Title: A Generalized Ekman Model for Frontal Regions
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:00 pm
Joint Oceanography/IPRC Seminar
ABSTRACT

Thursday, August 19, 2010

Speaker:Takatoshi Sakazaki, Hokkaido University
Title: Diurnal variations in the troposphere and stratosphere cycle
Place: IPRC Conference Room, Pacific Ocean Science and Technology Bldg, Room 414
Time: 10:00 am

Monday, August 2, 2010

Speaker: Gary Lagerloef, Earth & Space Research
Title: The Aquarius salinity satellite mission and studies of the marine freshwater cycle
Place: Pacific Ocean Science and Technology Bldg, Room 723
Time: 11:00 am

Thursday, July 8, 2010

Speaker: Jessica Benthuysen, MIT/ WHOI Joint Program, Cambridge, MA
Title: Upwelling at a shelf break caused by buoyancy shutdown
Place: Pacific Ocean Science and Technology Bldg., Room 414 (POST 414)
Time: 11:00 am


ABSTRACT

Friday, May 28, 2010

Speaker: Matthew Widlansky, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia
Title: A general theory for the spatial and transient behavior of the
South Pacific Convergence Zone

Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 10:00 am

Thursday April 29th, 2010

Speaker: James Potemra, IPRC and HIGP
Title: The Hawaii Ocean Observing System
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:00 pm
Abstract
Joint Oceanography-IPRC Seminar

Wednesday, April 28, 2010

Speaker: Richard Murnane, Program Manager, Risk Prediction Initiative Bermuda Institute for Ocean Sciences, and Senior Vice President, Baseline Management Co., Inc.
Title: Natural Hazards and the Catastrophe Reinsurance Industry
Place: Marine Sciences Building, Room 100 (MSB 100
Time: 3:30
FLYER
Special Seminar sponsored by the International Pacific Research Center (IPRC), the University of Hawai'i Shidler College of Business MFE Program, the International Center for Climate and Society (ICCS), and the University of Hawai'i Meteorology Department (MET)

Wednesday, April 28, 2010

Speaker: Stephan Lorenz, Max Planck Institute for Meteorology, Hamburg, Germany
Title: Climate impact of volcanic eruptions in ensemble simulations of the last millennium using the COSMOS model
Place: Pacific Ocean Science and Technology Bldg, Room 723 (POST 723)
Time: 2:00 - 3:00 pm

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Speaker: June-Yi Lee, IPRC
Title: Predictable Mode Analysis on Seasonal Climate Anomalies
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:30 pm
Joint IPRC-Meteorology Seminar

Monday, April 12, 2010

Speaker: Dave Mattey, Department of Earth Sciences, University of London
Title: Fidelity of climate recording by modern and ancient stalagmites: Insight from cave monitoring in Gibraltar
Place: Pacific Ocean Science and Technology Bldg, Room 723 (POST 723)
Time: 3:00 - 4:00 pm
Joint IPRC-G&G special seminar
ABSTRACT

Monday, March 1, 2010

Speaker: Masaru Inatsu, Department of Earth Science, Hokkaido University, Japan
Title: Connecting global and regional atmospheric models:
A two-way nesting approach

Place: Pacific Ocean Science and Technology Bldg, Room 723 (POST 723)
Time: 2:00 - 3:00 pm

Wednesday, February 10, 2010

Speaker: Ding Yihui, National Climate Center, Beijing, China
Title: Inter-decadal weakening of the Asian summer monsoon and
its projection of future change in a warmer climate

Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:30 pm
Joint IPRC-Meteorology Seminar

Wednesday, February 3, 2010

Speaker: In-Sik Kang, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
Title: MJO predictability: Impact of initialization
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:30 pm
Joint IPRC-Meteorology Seminar

Wednesday, January 27, 2010

Speaker: Masahiro Watanabe and Yoshimitsu Chikamoto from the Center for Climate System Research, University of Tokyo, Japan
Title: Predictability of Pacific Decadal Oscillation and tropical Atlantic variability in hindcast experiments with the coupled climate model MIROC
Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:30 pm
Joint IPRC-Meteorology Seminar

Wednesday, January 20, 2010

Speaker: Edward R. Cook, Director of Tree-Ring Laboratory, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University, New York
Title: Asian monsoon failure and megadrought during the last millennium
Place: POST 723
Time: 3:30 pm
Joint IPRC-Oceanography Seminar
ABSTRACT

Wednesday, January 13, 2010

Speaker: Hisayuki Kubota, Research Institute for Global Change, Japan Agency for
Marine-Earth Science and Technology
Title: The recovery of historical typhoon track data over the Western North Pacific
during the early 20th century

Place: Marine Science Building, Room 100 (MSB 100)
Time: 3:30 pm
Joint IPRC-Meteorology Seminar

Monday, January 11, 2010

Speaker: Claude Frankignoul, l'Université Pierre et Marie Curie Paris, France
Title: Large-scale atmospheric response to North Pacific western boundary current variability
Place: POST 723
Time: 3:00 pm
Joint IPRC-Oceanography Seminar