These lectures are intended for a wide audience. The special colloquium will be held in Koffler House, room KP108, followed by four lectures held in Earth Science Basement, room ES B149. Refreshments will be served half an hour prior to the start of each lecture in the lobby, just outside the lecture room. All lectures will be 50 minutes.
Prof. Peter Haynes
Monday, April 17, 2017, 3:45 pm, Room KP108
The fluctuation-dissipation theorem: from statistical physics to climate dynamics?
Reception to follow in MP11
Tuesday April 18, 11:00 am, ESB, Room ES B149.
Troposphere, stratosphere and what lies between: a selective overview
Wednesday April 19, 11:00 am, ESB, Room ES B149.
The stratospheric water vapour puzzle
Thursday April 20, 11:00 am, ESB, Room ES B149.
What drives the annual cycle in tropical tropopause temperatures?
Friday April 21, 11:00 am, ESB, Room ES B149.
The role of planetary waves in dynamical coupling between stratosphere and troposphere
References used in the talks are given here.