Fall 2009

September 23
Andrew WELLS (Yale U)
Going up? Meltwater flow under Antarctic ice shelves

September 30
Fuqing ZHANG (Penn State U)
Gravity waves from jets and vortex dipoles

October 14
Andrey GRITSUN (Russian Academy of Sciences)
TBA

October 21
Andrew POJE (CUNY College of Staten Island)
Scale-dependent relative dispersion statistics in a hierarchy of ocean models

October 28
Jian LU (COLA)
On the position of the mid-latitude storm track and westerly winds in an idealized moist model

November 4
John TAYLOR (MIT)
TBA

November 11
William BOOS (Harvard U)
Poleward migrations of the Intertropical Convergence Zone in simple analytical and cloud resolving models

November 18
Chidong ZHANG (U Miami)
Vertical structures of tropical diabatic heating: Ubiquity of the leading modes and its dynamical implications

December 9
Patrick HEIMBACH (MIT)
TBA