Advanced Climate Dynamics Courses (norsk)

ACDC 2015: Climate and Volcanism

Heradskolinn, Iceland

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ACDC 2015

Topic: Climate and Volcanism

Date: August 23rd - September 4th, 2015

Location: Heradskolinn on Iceland (a former boarding school Laugarvatn)


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 volcanism and its link to climate in the past, present and future.

Lecturers: Peter Huybers (Harvard), Annica Ekman (Stockholm University), Trude Storelvmo (Yale), Ilona Riipinen (SU), Kirstin Krüger (UiO), Charlie Langmuir (Harvard), Bjarte Hannisdal (UiB), Haflidi Haflidasson (UiB), John MacLennan (Cambridge), Kerim H. Nisancioglu (UiB), Patrick Heimbach (UTA/MIT), David Battisti (University of Washington), Jake Gebbie (WHOI), Tore Furevik (UiB), Øyvind Paasche (UiB)


Applications: Application deadline was 21st of March and we admitted 30 students to the school.