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Unless stated, these take place on a Friday at 1pm (unless otherwise stated). Everyone is welcome to come along.





Autumn 2016

Tues, 13 Sept, 11 am Zicer Giuliana Viglione (Caltech) Observing spatial and temporal variability of submesoscale instabilities in the Antarctic Circumpolar Current using seagliders
30 Sept Clayton Room Dan Whitt (Cambridge) Physical and biogeochemical dynamics at a front forced by unsteady winds
7 Oct Zicer Yavor Kostov (Oxford) Understanding the Southern Ocean response to SAM in models and observations
Thurs, 13 Oct, 1 pm Zicer Richard Seager (Columbia) Global Decadal Hydroclimate Variability in Observations and Models
Mon, 17 Oct, 11 am JSC 2.02 Ali Mashayek (MIT) Role of enhanced abyssal mixing in closure of deep branch of the ocean meridional overturning
21 Oct Zicer Ryan Neely (Leeds) Novel ways to see more: Polarized Acitve Remote Sensing
28 Oct Zicer James Pope (BAS) The Antarctic sea ice paradox: More sea ice in a warming
4 Nov Zicer Tim Osborn (UEA) Variability in the rate of global warming, including the role of Atlantic Multidecadal Variability
11 Nov Zicer Alex Brearley (BAS) Ocean heat and turbulent mixing processes on the West Antarctic Peninsula shelf
18 Nov Zicer Len Shaffrey (Reading) Climate change and extratropical storms
25 Nov Zicer Peter Sheehan (UEA) Forcing, and long- and short-time variability of the Fair Isle Current
2 Dec Zicer Clive Wilkinson (ENV) Historic Sea Ice Observations in the Southern Ocean
Wed, 7 Dec SCVA 01.10 Michael Reeder (Monash Uni) Convective Bursts in the Australian Monsoon
9 Dec Zicer First year PhDs

Jack Giddings: Ocean processes triggering mosoon rainfall

Ella Gilbert: Drivers of melt over the Larsen C ice shelf, Antarctica

Lianne Harrison: Modelling the ocean beneath Larsen C ice shelf: is basal melting leading to collapse?

Shenjie Zhou: Weather’s impact on ocean circulation

Stephanie Goodwin: Solar variability and seasonal predictions

Jake Opher: Spilling the beans on the densest water formed in the North Atlantic 

16 Dec Zicer M. Fadzil Akhir (UMT Malaysia) Upwelling, thermal fronts and water intrusion features in southern South China Sea


Past Seminars


Autumn 2016: Xiaoming Zhai