HOT & LSD Seminars 2014

Date Speaker Title Chair Notes
19 May Vivek Journal Club: Wang et al.: Aerosol indirect effects in a multi-scale aerosol-climate model PNNL-MMF, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 5431-5455, doi:10.5194/acp-11-5431-2011, 2011    
29 May   Holiday    
2 June Katja Lamer (McGill University) On cloud and vertical velocity retrievals from scanning ARM cloud radars Stefan Kinne  
6 June Malte Merk The free convective boundary layer and its dependency on spatially varying heterogeneous forcing Chiel  
12 June Andreas Veira Modelling wildfire emission heights and their impact on global aerosol concentrations Cheska  
16 June Xiaoli Zhou (McGill University) Stratocumulus to cumulus transitions observed with the ARM mobile facility deployed on a commercial vessel (MAGIC) Louise  
26 June Wolfgang Langhans Lagrangian investigation of the water processing by cumulus clouds Cathy  
30 June Andrew Gettelman Putting the Clouds back in Aerosol-Cloud-Climate Interactions Vivek  
10 July Cheska Siongco Topography and the ITCZ position: an overview Christopher  
14 July No HOT seminar GEWEX meeting/summer holidays Thomas  
17 July Bernd Kärcher Primary ice formation in mixed-phase clouds Lukas  
24 July Christina Klasa Scale dependency of microphysical process rates: autoconversion and accretion Axel  
28 July Linda Schlemmer Modifications of the atmospheric moisture field as a result of cold-pool dynamics Mirjana  
7 Aug [HOT] Ruidan Chen The role of moisture in low-level jet and precipitation formation over China Lorenzo  
11 Aug [HOT] Lorenzo Tomassini Comparison of global NWP model hindcasts of a cold air outbreak to large-eddy simulations Linda  
21 Aug [HOT] Bart van Stratum The influence of misrepresenting the stable NBL on daytime convection in LES: The role of resolved turbulence, and first steps towards moisture Raphaela  
Aug [LSD] Summer Holiday      
25 Aug [HOT] Hauke Schulz Illuminating the lower end of the optical depth distribution    
1 Sep [LSD] Matthias Bittner Sensitivity of the northern hemisphere winter stratosphere to the strength of volcanic eruptions Ulrike Niemeier  
4 Sep [HOT] Vivek Sant A new hail melting scheme Juan Pedro  
8 Sep [HOT] Rieke Heinze Towards long-term LES Jade  
15 Sep [LSD ] TBD    
18 Sep [HOT] Lukas Müßle Lagrangian droplets in stratocumulus Ann Kristin  
22 Sep Department Meeting Atmosphere in the Earth System    
29 Sep [LSD] Elisa Manzini Northern winter climate change and stratosphere-troposphere coupling    
2 Oct        
6 Oct [HOT] Ann Kristin Naumann Lagrangian droplets in shallow cumulus Vera  
13 Oct [LSD] Sebastian Schirber TBD    
16 Oct [HOT] Cedrick      
20 Oct [HOT] Mirjana Sakradzija Stochastic EDMF cloud scheme and its scale-adaptivity in ICON Malte  
23 Oct [HOT] Jacob Fugal (MPI Mainz) Cloud DSD measurements Alberto  
27 Oct [LSD] Lit. Review Grand Challenges (CM group)    
3 Nov [HOT] Cathy Hohenegger Land sea breeze    
10 Nov SAB - no LSD      
13 Nov SAB - no HOT      
17 Nov [HOT] Journal Club Grand Challenges -- Which process is missing in the picture?    
24 Nov [LSD] Planning Meeting for first months of 2015 Levi