Forcing and Feedback Mechanisms in the Climate System


Organisers:

Aksel Walløe Hansen and Eigil Kaas, University of Copenhagen

 

Aim:

The course will analyze the response of the global climate system to different types of forcing and its ability to damp or enhance natural and anthropogenic forcing. Special emphasis is put on the effects of changing the composition of the atmosphere.

 

Form, Place and Duration:

The course will take place at Rockefeller, Juliane Maries Vej 30. It consists of 12 sessions each of app. 3 hours length: 2 lectures followed by discussions or solving of problems. Demonstrations of results from computer experiments and/or observational studies are also possibilities.

 

Credits

5 ECTS

 

Evaluation

Through reports

 

How to sign up

The course is open to PhD students from both Danish and foreign universities and institutions. The language will be English.

Students can sign up at the COGCI secretariate. Further enquires may also be made to the secretariate or to the organisers.

 

Fee

There is no fee.

 

 

This course now has its own homepage: http://www.gfy.ku.dk/~rg/ which contains the programme from the last version of this course.

 

 

Aksel Walløe Hansen                                  Eigil Kaas

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