Recent years have seen a substantial progress in the understanding of the nonlinear and stochastic processes responsible for important dynamical aspects of the complex Earth system. The Earth system is a complex system with a multitude of spatial and temporal scales which interact nonlinearly with each other. For understanding this complex system new methods from dynamical systems, complex systems theory, complex network theory, statistics and climate and Earth sciences are needed.

In this context the session is open to contributions on all aspects of the nonlinear and stochastic dynamics of the Earth system, including the atmosphere, the ocean and the climate system. Communications based on theoretical and modeling studies, as well as on experimental investigations are welcome. Studies that span the range of model hierarchy from idealized models to complex Earth System Models (ESM), data driven models, use observational data and also theoretical studies are particularly encouraged.

Invited speaker: Cecile Penland (NOAA)

Co-organized as AS1.10/CL4.15/NH11.9/OS1.16
Convener: Christian Franzke | Co-conveners: Balasubramanya Nadiga, Paul Williams, Naiming Yuan
| Fri, 12 Apr, 10:45–12:30, 14:00–15:45
Room M1
| Attendance Fri, 12 Apr, 08:30–10:15
Hall X4

Attendance time: Friday, 12 April 2019, 08:30–10:15 | Hall X4

Chairperson: Naiming Yuan & Paul Williams
X4.264 |
Peng Chen, Aichen Niu, Wei Jiang, and Duanyang Liu
X4.269 |
Martin Pieroth, Stamen Dolaptchiev, and Ulrich Achatz
X4.270 |
Carlos Pires and Abdel Hannachi