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Dr Wenju Cai was elected as the Co-chair of the CLIVAR Scientific Steering Group (SSG) during the WCRP 39th JSC meeting. Dr. Cai will succeed Prof. Detlef Stammer starting from Jan 1st, 2019 for a period of four years.

Before taking this position, Dr Cai served as member of the SSG, co-chair of the CLIVAR Pacific Regional panel, and also, member of the Pacific...

The Third Meeting of CLIVAR Eastern Boundary Upwelling System (EBUS) Research Foci was hosted by US CLIVAR on 9 December 2018, at Washington DC, US. This session brought together the CLIVAR EBUS RF members, staff in both US CLIVAR and International CLIVAR Project Office (remotely), as well as representative from US Agency.

It was...

WCRP announced the recipients of the 2018 Modelling and Data Prizes recently, which are awarded annually in collaboration with the Global Climate Observing System (GCOS, for the Data Prize) and the World...

 

Figure 1. Multiscale processes and scale interaction mechanisms in the atmosphere and ocean that need to be properly represented or parameterized in climate projections to improve regional to local climate information. 

During recent decades, through theoretical considerations and analyses of observations and model simulations, the scientific community has...

 

Recently, the Sea Ice Prediction Network-SOUTH (SIPN-South) project has collected seasonal forecasts of Antarctic sea ice aligned with the Year Of Polar Prediction Special Observing Period (austral summer 2018-2019).  Initial analysis of all the collected forecasts were released in the document '...

Jose Santos, Executive Director of the ICPO attended the Regional Workshop for the South Pacific held in Guayaquil, Ecuador (17-18 December 2018), organized under the auspices of the United Nations, in coordination with the secretariat of the Regular Process, represented by the Division for Ocean Affairs and the Law of the Sea, Office of Legal Affairs, United Nations and with the assistance of...

Figure: a, Comparison of the standard deviation of the E-index over the present-day (1900–1999) and future (2000–2099) 100-year periods in the 17 selected models. 15 of the 17 selected models (88%) simulate a greater variance in the E-index in the future period (red bars) than in the present-day period (blue bars); the two models that simulate a...

The EGU General Assembly 2019, taking place in Vienna (Austria) on 7–12 April 2019, will bring together geoscientists from all over the world to one meeting covering all disciplines of the Earth, planetary, and space sciences.

We are pleased to invite the communite to submit their abstracts to the session: ...

Figure 1. Schematic showing the high-EKE centers in the BOB (shading areas) and the forcing mechanisms. Abbreviations: SMC: Southwest Monsoon Current, EICC: East Indian Coast Current, KWs: Kelvin waves, RWs: Rossby waves.

The Bay of Bengal (BOB) is a semiclosed marginal sea located in the tropical northeastern Indian Ocean. The complicated communications...

The conference report and power point presentations from several Scientists who presented their research during the IV International Conference on El Niño Southern Oscillation: ENSO in a warmer Climate (ENSO2018)...

Professor Detlef Stammer will end his term of CLIVAR SSG Co-chair on December 31, 2018 after serving CLIVAR in the past 5 years; with the co-leadership of Prof. Stammer, CLIVAR successfully hosted the Open Science Conference 2016, the Sea Level Conference 2017, the CLIVAR-FIO Joint Summer School and the ENSO Conference 2018. The New CLIVAR Science and implementation strategy was published,...

The latest issue of CLIVAR Exchanges, a Special Issue titled “The Contribution of China to Ocean Research ", is now available to read and download.

On occasion of the 60th year anniversary of the First Institute of Oceanography, which hosts the International CLIVAR Project Office, this special issue highlights some of...

The 24th Session of the CLIVAR Scientific Steering Group was hosted by US CLIVAR from Nov.27 to Nov. 29, 2018 in Washington D.C.

This session brought together the CLIVAR leadership, i.e SSG members and co-chairs of CLIVAR panels and Research Foci (RF), and was also attended by invited representatives from sponsors, partnership projects and organizations around the globe, including US...

A blog has been written by one of 2018 ENSO Conference participants, Michelle L’Heureux (NOAA ...

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