Current Research in Climate Change

Course Details

  • Acronym ATMS/ESS/OCN 586
  • Instructor(s) LuAnne Thompson
  • Quarter Winter 2019
  • Credits 2 (CR/NC)
  • Meeting Times Tue 3:30-5:00
  • Location Ocean Sciences Building Room 425
  • Fullfills GCeCS Seminar Requirement

Course Description

TOPIC:  Unanswered questions in climate change research.

In this seminar series we will explore a range of topics spanning the future of the Antarctic ice sheet and sea level rise, changing extremes and rainfall patterns, carbon cycle uncertainty, how ecosystems will respond to climate change, and feedbacks and forcings in the climate system.

See also ATM/ESS/OCN 475 for undergraduate, 3 cr, section.