Seminars

Past Seminars

The Center hosts semi-regular seminars on topics related to our core research.

March 21, 2018

Professor Annalisa Bracco, Georgia Tech University delivered a seminar on Multiscale flows in the Gulf of Mexico: Implications for the dispersion of physical, biological & chemical tracers.

November 22, 2017

Dr. Cecile Guieu, Visiting Scientist at the Center for Prototype Climate Modeling delivered a seminar on ProcEss studies at the Air-sEa Interface after dust deposition: the PEACETIME project in the Mediterranean Sea

November 15, 2017

Dr. Cristina LaCognata, is working at Linköping University, Sweden and was a candidate for the Department of Mathematics at NYU Abu Dhabi.  Her talk was hosted by Prof. Francesco Paparella, Associate Professor of Mathematics.  The title of her talk is as follows High Order Summation-by-Parts Approximations for Discontinuous and Nonlinear Problems.

November 1, 2017

Postdoctoral Associate of CPCM, Dr. Bidyut Bikash Goswami delivered a seminar on High Resolution Climate Simulation: A temporary quick-fix to an outstanding problem.  Dr. Zouhair Lachkar, Senior Scientist at the Center for Prototype Climate Modeling hosted it.

October 25, 2017

Mr. Derara Hailegeorgis, Research Assistant at CPCM delivered a seminar on A Lagrangian study of offshore transport from the Canary coastal upwelling to the open North Atlantic.  He was hosted by Dr. Zouhair Lachkar, Senior Scientist at the Center for Prototype Climate Modeling.

October 11, 2017

Dr. Mykhaylo Grygalashvyly, Post-doc, Department of Theory and Modelling, Leibniz-Institute of Atmospheric Physics e.V. at the University of Rostock, Germany gave a seminar on 3D Chemistry-Transport Model of MLT (mesosphere/mesopause/lower thermosphere) and Several Last Results.  The host of this talk was Francesco Paparella, Associate Professor of Mathematics, NYU Abu Dhabi.

October 4, 2017

Dr. Muchamad Al Azhar, Postdoctoral Associate, CPCM delivered a talk on his research.  The title was Exploring the dynamics of the Oxygen Minimum Zones in the Arabian Sea and the Bay of Bengal

May 15, 2017

Dr. Matthieu Lengaigne, Researcher, Laboratorie d’Océanographie et de Climatologie, University Paris VI, France delivered a talk on on Positive Indian Ocean Dipole events prevent anoxia off Indian West Coast. 

May 5, 2017

Dr. G. Madhavan Nair, Former Chairman, Indian Space Research Organization discussed Challenges in Space Exploration.  The talk was co-hosted with the Department of Physics.

April 18, 2017

Dr. Cecile Guieu, Visiting Scholar, delivered a seminar on Iron from a hydrothermal source fertilizes the productive layer in the Western Tropical South Pacific. 

April 10, 2017

Prof. Laurent Gizon, Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research, Göttingen, delivered a seminar on Weather on the Sun.  He was hosted by Prof. Olivier Pauluis.

April 3, 2017

Dr. Andrew Turner, Lecturer in Monsoon Systems, Department of Meteorology, University of Reading delivered a seminar on The South Asian Monsoon in a Changing Climate.  He was hosted by Dr. Ajaya Ravindran.

February 28, 2017

Dr. Hamza Bangalath, Postdoctoral Associate, delivered a seminar on Direct Radiative Effect of Mineral Dust on the Middle East and North Africa Climate.

February 21, 2017

Prof. Boualem Khouider, Professor of Mathematics, University of Victoria delivered a seminar on Improved Tropical Variability in CFS via a Stochastic Multicloud Parameterization.

February 14, 2017

Prof. Francesco Paparella, Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics, NYU Abu Dhabi, delivered a seminar on Bridging the Sale Hierarchy Problem in Biogeochemical Models.

February 7, 2017

Dr. CT Sabeerali, Postdoctoral Associate, delivered a seminar on Extraction and prediction of indices for monsoon intraseasonal oscillations: An approach based on nonlinear Laplacian spectral analysis (NLSA).
 

January 31, 2017

Dr. Zouhair Lachkar, Senior CPCM Scientist, delivered a seminar on The Arabian Sea oxygen minimum zone: The role of eddies and vulnerability to monsoon change.