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Programme Groups

NP – Nonlinear Processes in Geosciences

NP1 – Nonlinear Processes in Geosciences (General)
NP2 – Dynamical Systems Approaches to Problems in Geosciences
NP3 – Scales, Scaling and Nonlinear Variability
NP4 – Time Series and Patterns
NP5 – Predictability
NP6 – Turbulence, Transport and Diffusion
NP7 – Non linear waves
NP8 – Nonlinear Stochastics

Shourt Course: Tipping Points in the Geosciences
Convener: M. Ghil  | Co-Convener: H. A. Dijkstra 
Short Course: Nonlinear Time Series Analysis
Convener: R. Donner  | Co-Convener: J. Donges 
Complexity Education in the Geosciences
Convener: D. Schertzer  | Co-Convener: H. A. Dijkstra 
Wind Power Meteorology
Convener: G. Giebel  | Co-Conveners: A. M. Sempreviva , S. Baidya Roy 
Lewis Fry Richardson Medal Lecture by Harry L. Swinney
Convener: H. A. Dijkstra 
NP1 –  Nonlinear Processes in Geosciences (General)
Advances and Challenges in Nonlinear Geosciences (including Lewis Fry Richardson Medal Lecture)
Convener: H. A. Dijkstra  | Co-Conveners: J. M. Redondo , V. Rey , J. von Hardenberg , O. Talagrand , J. Duan , S. Lovejoy , S. Pierini 
Open session on Nonlinear Inversion in Geophysics
Convener: S.-A. Ouadfeul  | Co-Convener: L. Aliouane 
Climate, water and health (co-organized)
Convener: A. Langousis  | Co-Conveners: A. Jutla , A. Kolovos , A. A. Carsteanu 
Recent Developments in Geophysical Fluid Dynamics (co-organized)
Convener: U. Harlander  | Co-Convener: A. Will 
Shourt Course: Tipping Points in the Geosciences (co-organized)
Convener: M. Ghil  | Co-Convener: H. A. Dijkstra 
Short Course: Nonlinear Time Series Analysis (co-organized)
Convener: R. Donner  | Co-Convener: J. Donges 
NP2 –  Dynamical Systems Approaches to Problems in Geosciences
ENSO: Dynamics, Predictability and Modelling
Convener: E. Guilyardi  | Co-Conveners: M. J. McPhaden , A. Wittenberg 
Nonlinear Dynamics of the Atmosphere, Ocean and the Climate System (co-organized)
Convener: K. Dethloff  | Co-Conveners: C. Franzke , F. Kwasniok , T. Huck 
Climate Sensitivity (co-organized)
Convener: M. Crucifix  | Co-Conveners: H. A. Dijkstra , A. von der Heydt , P. L. Langen 
Complex networks: Theory and methods applied to geophysical systems
Convener: R. Donner  | Co-Conveners: J. Kurths , T. Heckmann , W. Schwanghart , R. Budich , K. Steinhaeuser 
NP3 –  Scales, Scaling and Nonlinear Variability
Nonlinear, scaling and complex Physical and Biogeophysical Processes in the Atmosphere and Ocean
Convener: V. Lucarini  | Co-Conveners: F. G. Schmitt , S. Lovejoy , J. M. Lopez 
Geophysical Extremes: Scaling representations and their applications
Convener: A. Bunde  | Co-Conveners: A. Langousis , A. A. Carsteanu , S. Lennartz-Sassinek 
Poster Programme
Poster Summaries & DiscussionsPSD8.2 
Subgrid models and parameterization
Convener: I. de Lima  | Co-Convener: F. Porté-Agel 
Scaling, Nonlinearity, and Complexity in soils (co-organized)
Convener: A. M. Tarquis  | Co-Conveners: Perrier , M. Marani , R. M. Lark , R. E. Falconer , Kravchenko , M. Steffens , C. W. Mueller , R. Viscarra Rossel 
Precipitation uncertainty and variability: observations, ensemble simulation and downscaling (co-organized)
Convener: R. Deidda  | Co-Conveners: T. Bellerby , G. Grossi , A. Langousis , X. Wang , S. Vogl , P. Laux 
Precipitation: from measurement to modelling and application in catchment hydrology
Convener: R. Uijlenhoet  | Co-Conveners: A. Langousis , C. Onof , A. Berne , P. Burlando , T. Bellerby , G. Grossi , A. A. Carsteanu 
NP4 –  Time Series and Patterns
Time Series Analysis in the Geosciences - Concepts, Methods & Applications
Convener: R. Donner  | Co-Convener: S. Barbosa 
Satellite time series analysis
Convener: R. Lasaponara  | Co-Convener: A. Lanorte 
Oral Programme
Poster Programme
Poster Summaries & DiscussionsPSD8.3 
Wavelet transform for geoscience applications
Convener: S.-A. Ouadfeul  | Co-Convener: L. Aliouane 
Climate Time Series Analysis (co-organized)
Convener: M. Mudelsee  | Co-Convener: T. Lenton  
Spatial and temporal patterns of wildfires: models, theory, and reality (co-organized)
Convener: M. Pereira  | Co-Conveners: R. Trigo , M. Penning de Vries , L. Clarisse , Boschetti 
Oral Programme
Poster Programme
Poster Summaries & DiscussionsPSD19.13 
NP5 –  Predictability
Predictability, Dynamics, Inverse Problems and Data Assimilation
Convener: O. Talagrand  | Co-Conveners: P. J. van Leeuwen , Z. Toth , S. Vannitsem , S. Hallerberg , A. Zadra , J. M. Lopez , D. Pazó 
Nonlinear optimal modes and their applications in predictability, sensitivity and stability studies
Co-Convener: W. Duan 
Centennial, decadal, seasonal and monthly climate predictions (co-organized)
Convener: M. A. Liniger  | Co-Conveners: G. J. van Oldenborgh (deceased) , S. Vannitsem , F. J. Doblas-Reyes , R. Knutti , J. Annan , K. Frieler 
NP6 –  Turbulence, Transport and Diffusion
Mixing, Diffusion and Lagrangian transport in Geophysical Flows
Convener: J. M. Redondo  | Co-Conveners: J. LaCasce , Karolyi , P. López González-Nieto 
Turbulence in the Atmosphere (co-organized)
Convener: C. Yagüe  | Co-Conveners: F. Tampieri , J. Cuxart 
Solar wind and astrophysical turbulence and shocks (co-organized)
Convener: L. Sorriso-Valvo  | Co-Convener: J. M. Redondo 
Poster Programme
Poster Summaries & DiscussionsPSD8.8 
Turbulence, Vortices and Waves in Stratified and Rotating Fluids
Convener: Y. D. Chashechkin  | Co-Convener: Bajer 
Magnetic reconnection and turbulence in Space, Laboratory and Astrophysical Systems
Convener: G. Lapenta 
Oral Programme
Poster Programme
Poster Summaries & DiscussionsPSD8.5 
NP7 –  Non linear waves
Wind-wave-current interactions, internal waves in stratified media and ocean mixing
Convener: P. Fraunie  | Co-Convener: V. Rey 
Poster Programme
Poster Summaries & DiscussionsPSD8.7 
NH5.3/NP 7.3/OS2.6
Nonlinear Dynamics of the Coastal Zone (co-organized)
Convener: I. Didenkulova  | Co-Convener: E. Pelinovsky 
Oral Programme
Poster Programme
Poster Summaries & DiscussionsPSD19.9 
Fracture and earthquake physics: modeling precursory phenomena and seismic hazard also with nonlinear seismology (including Plinius Medal Lecture) (co-organized)
Convener: F. Vallianatos  | Co-Conveners: P. Sammonds , G. Marmureanu , G. F. Panza 
NP8 –  Nonlinear Stochastics
Stochasticity and Statistical Physics in Climate Dynamics (co-organized)
Convener: M. Ghil  | Co-Convener: V. Lucarini 
Stochastic Approaches for Multiscale Modelling in Geosciences
Convener: B. Nadiga  | Co-Conveners: D. Schertzer , J. Duan , C. Franzke 
Oral Programme
Poster Programme
Poster Summaries & DiscussionsPSD8.6 
Hydroclimatic stochastics (co-organized)
Convener: S. Grimaldi  | Co-Conveners: D. Koutsoyiannis , A. A. Carsteanu , X. Wang 
Models and scaling: Assessing impact of climate change and land management on erosion and sediment dynamics
Convener: S. Keesstra  | Co-Conveners: E. Nadal Romero , M. Kirkby , M. Seeger , J. A. Gómez , A. M. Tarquis , N. J. Kuhn , J. P. Nunes , J. C. Gonzalez-Hidalgo , S. Beguería , P. Lionello , E. Taguas 
The North Atlantic: natural variability and global change
Convener: M. Rhein 
Oral Programme
Poster Programme
Poster Summaries & DiscussionsPSD7.16 
Metrics, measures and objective functions in Hydrology
Convener: U. Ehret  | Co-Conveners: E. Zehe , H. Gupta , C. Perrin , S. Seibert , D. E. Reusser 
Complexity and nonlinearity in Earth surface processes – Concepts, methods and applications
Convener: M. Keiler  | Co-Conveners: A. Temme , A. Lang , D. Karssenberg 
Oral Programme
Poster Programme
Poster Summaries & DiscussionsPSD12.6