HOT Seminar 2014

Date Speaker Title Chair Notes
09 Jan Ann Kristin Naumann Lagrangian drops in LES Linda  
13 Jan Karsten Peters Modelling the observed stochasticity of tropical convection Chiel  
23 Jan Chiel Scaling laws for the heterogeneously heated boundary layer Jade  
27 Jan Axel Why aersols matter, RCE is irrelevant and Barbados is at the wrong place Cedrick  
06 Feb Ritthik Implementing the 2-TKE into LES Cathy  
10 Feb Vera Overview on cloud parameterization schemes Lorenzo  
20 Feb Thomas Keitzl Lab experiments of sea ice Malte  
24 Feb Lutz, Friedhelm Reports from Halo Flights on Barbados Alberto  
06 Mar Malte The impact of convection on thermally induced mesoscale circulations Thomas  
10 Mar Cheska Journal Club: "The role of moist convection in the West African monsoon system: Insights from continental-scale convection-permitting simulations" by John H. Marsham et al. Vera  
20 Mar Cedrick Applications of Ekman Layer DNS to Boundary-Layer Problems Axel, Ritthik  
24 Mar Erhard Raschke Comparison of Radiative Flux Distributions from Satellite Observations and Global Models Mirjana  
03 Apr Linda Modifications of the atmospheric moisture field as a result of cold-pool dynamics Christopher  
07 Apr Alberto Development of bimodal droplet size distributions at the top layer of Arctic super-cooled liquid water boundary layer clouds Ann Kristin  
17 Apr   No HOT Seminar    
21 Apr Easter      
01 May Holiday      
05 May Prof. Mu (Chinese Academy of Sciences) Applications of Conditional Nonlinear Optimal Perturbations to the Predictability Problems of Weather and Climate    
15 May   Planning of new schedule    
19 May Vivek Journal Club Stefan  
29 May Katja Lamer (McGill University) On cloud and vertical velocity retrievals from scanning ARM cloud radars    
2 June Andreas Veira Modelling wildfire emission heights and their impact on global aerosol concentrations    
12 June        
16 June Xiaoli Zhou (McGill University) Stratocumulus to cumulus transitions observed with the ARM mobile facility deployed on a commercial vessel (MAGIC)    
26 June Wolfgang Langhans Lagrangian investigation of the water processing by cumulus clouds    
30 June Pavlos Kollias Detection of early drizzle production using cloud radars