Next Generation Climate Data Products Workshop

July 15-19, 2013

Mesa Laboratory, Main Seminar Room.

Sessions will be webcast :

This workshop will bring together statistical and data scientists with those modeling climate and climate impacts to share ideas on improving the creation of data products.


8:30-10:30 SESSION 6 – UNCERTAINTY AND EXTREME VALUE THEORY IN CLIMATE SCIENCE8:30 Francis Zwiers – Applications of extreme value theory in climate science9:05 Dan Cooley – Extreme events, tail dependence, and climate applications9:40 Chris E. Forest – On using climate data records for climate model calibration and uncertainty quantification10:15 Discussion10:30-10:45 Break10:45-12:00 SESSION 7 – CLIMATE IMPACTS STUDIES10:45 Zengchao Hao – GIDMaPS: Global drought monitoring and prediction data products11:00 Melissa S. Lucash – Evaluating the impact of climate change on midwestern forests11:15 Sami Khanal – Climate change and the Wisconsin environment: identifying likely changes and key vulnerabilities in forest composition and biomass11:30 Matthew Russell – Changes in decay rates of downed woody debris across eastern US forests under future climate scenarios11:45 - 12:00 Discussion


Room Number: 
Main Seminar Room

Type of event:

Will this event be webcast to the public by NCAR|UCAR?: 
Calendar Timing: 
Wednesday, July 17, 2013 - 8:30am