The Advanced Climate Dynamics Courses (ACDC) are a series of yearly summer/winter schools coordinated by the Norwegian Research School in Climate Dynamics (ResClim) and is a part of the partnership in climate between the Bjerknes Centre in Bergen, University of Washington in Seattle, and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Cambridge, USA.

ACDC 2014

Topic: The Dynamics of the Greenland Ice Sheet

Date: 16th – 31st of August, 2014

Location: Arctic Station, Disko Island, West Greenland


Target: Advanced PhD candidates and early career scientists.

Goal: To mix students and lecturers with empirical/proxy and dynamical training within climate science and focus on understanding the basic principles and dynamics behind changes to the Greenland ice sheet in the past, present and future.

Confirmed lecturers: Richard Hindmarsh (BAS), Helene Seroussi (JPL), Fiamma Straneo (WHOI), Andreas Vieli (UZH), Gerard Roe (University of Washington), Camilla Snowman Andresen (GEUS), Øyvind Paasche (UiB), Kerim H. Nisancioglu (UiB), Patrick Heimbach (MIT), David Battisti (University of Washington), Jake Gebbie (WHOI), Tore Furevik (UiB).


For more information go to ACDC 2014


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