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  • Programme Groups: SC1

SC – Short courses

Programme Group Chairs: Sam Illingworth, Roelof Rietbroek

SC1 – Skillset Building


How to use the Copernicus Climate Data Store and its associated toolbox
Convener: Carlo Buontempo  | Co-Conveners: Jean-Noel Thepaut , Stephen Chuter , Cedric Bergeron , Silke Zollinger 
Tue, 10 Apr, 08:30–10:00


Geospatial Web Services in action - or how to analyse and process large volumes of data without downloading it
Convener: Oliver Clements  | Co-Conveners: Simone Mantovani , Dr. Julia Wagemann 
Tue, 10 Apr, 08:30–12:00


Introduction to RUS environment: Sentinel-1 InSAR for Subsidence monitoring
Convener: Michael Foumelis  | Co-Conveners: Miguel Castro Gómez , Tereza Šmejkalová 
Tue, 10 Apr, 13:30–17:00


2018 EGU flow regatta, Q-competition, and BBQ
Convener: Gabriel Sentlinger  | Co-Conveners: Beat Lüthi , Maxence Carrel 
Fri, 13 Apr, 08:30–15:00


Unmanned robotic boats for holistic, multi-parametric monitoring and management of lakes and rivers – introduction and hands-on practical demonstration
Convener: Nick Everard  | Co-Conveners: Roza Allabashi , Alessandro Farinelli , Nathalie Gilbert 
 / Wed, 11 Apr, 08:30–10:00


Current techniques to measure and analyse redox potentials in wetland soils and sediments (co-organized)
Convener: Michel Vorenhout 
Mon, 09 Apr, 13:30–15:00


Analytical techniques for revealing the nature and chemical properties of natural organic matter
Convener: José María De la Rosa  | Co-Conveners: José González-Pérez , Heike Knicker , Agustin Merino 
Tue, 10 Apr, 08:30–10:00

SC1.10/CL6.06/GM12.4/SSP2.20 ECS

Age Models and geochronology: An introductory course to different age-depth modelling approaches (co-organized)
Convener: Carole Nehme  | Co-Conveners: Sebastian F.M. Breitenbach , Michael Dietze , Annegret Larsen 
Mon, 09 Apr, 15:30–17:00


Imaging and image processing of biogeochemical and structural characteristics in soil microenvironments (co-organized)
Convener: Steffen Schlüter  | Co-Conveners: John Koestel , Carsten W. Mueller 
Tue, 10 Apr, 13:30–17:00


Solar System Virtual Observatory hands-on session
Convener: Michel Gangloff  | Co-Conveners: Baptiste Cecconi , Stéphane Erard , Vincent Génot , Angelo Pio Rossi 
Thu, 12 Apr, 08:30–10:00

SC1.13 ECS

Writing reproducible geoscience papers using R Markdown, Docker, and GitLab
Convener: Daniel Nüst  | Co-Conveners: Edzer Pebesma , Vicky Steeves , Markus Konkol 
Thu, 12 Apr, 13:30–17:00


Git for science - or 'how to avoid the hunt for the last working version of ...'
Convener: Adam Steer  | Co-Conveners: Oliver Clements , Carsten Ehbrecht , Simone Mantovani , Claire Trenham , Claudia Vitolo , Dr. Julia Wagemann 
Wed, 11 Apr, 08:30–10:00


GPlates: an open-source and cross-platform deep-time plate tectonic reconstruction platform (co-organized)
Convener: Sabin Zahirovic  | Co-Conveners: Dietmar Müller , Martina Ulvrova 
Thu, 12 Apr, 08:30–10:00


Using R for natural hazard risk modelling, with applications to wildfire risk forecasting
Convener: Claudia Vitolo  | Co-Conveners: Francesca Di Giuseppe , Dr. Julia Wagemann , Mark Parrington 
Wed, 11 Apr, 15:30–17:00


Building and maintaining R packages (co-organized)
Convener: Michael Dietze  | Co-Convener: Sebastian Kreutzer 
Wed, 11 Apr, 13:30–15:00

SC1.19/HS12.4 ECS

Using R in Hydrology (co-organized)
Convener: Louise Slater  | Co-Conveners: Shaun Harrigan , Tobias Gauster , Alexander Hurley , Guillaume Thirel , Claudia Vitolo 
 / Wed, 11 Apr, 10:30–12:00

SC1.20/HS12.3 ECS

Hydroinformatics for Hydrology: extreme value modelling (co-organized)
Convener: Nilay Dogulu  | Co-Conveners: Harsh Beria , Maurizio Mazzoleni , Hannes Müller-Thomy 
Mon, 09 Apr, 13:30–15:00


Experimental and field turbulence in geophysical and environmental flows
Co-Conveners: Otman Ben Mahjoub , Philippe Fraunie 
Mon, 09 Apr, 15:30–17:00


Mixing, diffusion, flow, and turbulence in multi-scale physical systems
Convener: Nadeem Malik  | Co-Conveners: Claudia Cherubini , Ana Maria Tarquis , Franck Nicolleau 
Mon, 09 Apr, 19:00–20:00

SC1.23 ECS

Seismology for non-seismologists
Convener: Koen Van Noten  | Co-Conveners: Iris van Zelst , Nienke Blom , Laura Ermert , Eva Eibl , Michaela Wenner , Thomas Lecocq , Matthew Agius , Laura Parisi , Lucia Gualtieri 
Mon, 09 Apr, 13:30–15:00


Simple applications of dynamical systems theory to real-world climate data (co-organized)
Convener: Gabriele Messori  | Co-Convener: Davide Faranda 
Mon, 09 Apr, 19:00–20:00


Scales and scaling in the climate system (co-organized)
Convener: Shaun Lovejoy  | Co-Conveners: Christian Franzke , Thomas Laepple 
Fri, 13 Apr, 10:30–12:00

SC1.26 ECS

Geodynamics 101: how to use and interpret numerical models of the solid Earth
Convener: Iris van Zelst  | Co-Conveners: Adina E. Pusok , Antoine Rozel , Fabio Crameri , Juliane Dannberg , Anne Glerum 
Wed, 11 Apr, 13:30–15:00


Geophysical time series analysis (co-organized)
Convener: Tommaso Alberti  | Co-Conveners: Peter Ditlevsen , Reik Donner 
Tue, 10 Apr, 19:00–20:00


Temporal and spatial uncertainties in climate data analysis
Convener: Niklas Boers  | Co-Conveners: Bedartha Goswami , Aljoscha Rheinwalt 
Tue, 10 Apr, 13:30–15:00

SC1.29/GM12.1 ECS

Crowd-solving problems in earth science research (co-organized)
Convener: Anne Voigtländer  | Co-Conveners: Elisa Giaccone , Helene Petschko , Harry Sanders , Anna Schoch , Laura Coco , Johannes Buckel , Richard Mason 
Wed, 11 Apr, 15:30–17:00

SC1.30/NH10.1 ECS

Open-Source simulations: slope stability and failure in a hydrological catchment model (co-organized)
Convener: Luigi Lombardo  | Co-Conveners: Raffaele Albano , Victor Jetten , Cees van Westen , Bastian van den Bout 
Fri, 13 Apr, 10:30–12:00


Training workshop on OLAM-SOIL
Convener: Dani Or  | Co-Conveners: Robert Walko , Harry Vereecken , Michael Young , Kris Van Looy 
Sun, 08 Apr, 09:00–18:00


Response, variability and transitions in geophysical systems (co-organized)
Convener: Anna von der Heydt  | Co-Conveners: Michael Ghil , Valerio Lucarini 
Wed, 11 Apr, 15:30–17:00


Data assimilation in the geosciences - An Overview (co-organized)
Convener: Natale Alberto Carrassi  | Co-Conveners: Marc Bocquet , Olivier Talagrand 
 / Tue, 10 Apr, 15:30–17:00


Improving statistical evaluations in the geosciences
Convener: Bernard Ludwig 
Wed, 11 Apr, 08:30–10:00


The Fast Fourier Transform (FFT) as a Statistical Tool for Time-Series Analysis
Convener: Robin Crockett 
Wed, 11 Apr, 10:30–12:00