ACDC summer school 2020

August 16, 2020 – August 28, 2020 all-day
Abisko and Tarfala Research Stations, Abisko National Park, Sweden

This year’s Advanced Climate Dynamics Course for PhDs will be in August in a spectacular location in northern Sweden.

Topic: Dynamics of the Global Water Cycle
Venue: Abisko and Tarfala Research Stations, Abisko National Park, Sweden
Dates: 16.– 28. August, 2020
Application deadline: 1. March 2020.
Target: advanced graduate students (PhDs). Other applications will be considered on a case by case basis if there is space (admission is competitive).
Goal: To mix diverse students and lecturers with empirical and dynamical training within climate science and focus on understanding the basic principles and dynamics relating the global water cycle.
Price: Expenses on site are covered by the school, participants must cover travel to the venue (Abisko train station:
Key topics to be included:
– Atmospheric moisture, clouds, and aerosols
– Extreme weather
– Ocean circulation and the freshwater budget
– Floods and flood variability
– Soil moisture and climate
– Water balance and agriculture
– Paleo evidence of the hydrological cycle
– Sea level and ice sheets
– Cryosphere, ice-ocean interaction, and ice-cores.

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