Events

Where

Virtual meetings held on Teams, Hybrid meetings in 1L61 (Meteorology Building). If you would like to fill up a slot for autumn, spring, or summer terms, contact Charlie (c.c.suitters@pgr.reading.ac.uk) or Isabel (i.h.smith@pgr.reading.ac.uk) and we will book you in.

Autumn Term 2021 Meetings

Date Time Venue Speaker(s) Presentation Titles
27th of September 10:00 – 11:00 online Bring a plot
4th of October 10:00 – 11:00 oybrid Tim Woollings An update on jet stream trends
11th of October 10:00 – 11:00 online Bring a plot
18th of October 10:00 – 11:00 online James Fallon GB Industry Electricity use in Extreme Weather 
25th of October 10:00 – 11:00 online Remi Tailleux Using Crocco’s form of the Navier-Stokes equations to shed light on the physics of lateral stirring
1st of November 10:00 – 11:00 online Gabriel Martins Palma Perez The kinematical skeletons of tropical and subtropical moisture bands
8th of November 10:00 – 11:00 hybrid Mark Prosser Examining clear air turbulence trends in ERA5 reanalysis (1979-2021)
15th of November 10:00 – 11:00 online Bring a Plot
22nd of November 10:00 – 11:00 online Anna Von Der Heydt (Utrecht University) Climate response and climate tipping points: dynamical systems approaches
29th of November 10:00 – 11:00 hybrid Charlie Suitters Identifying and Tracking Blocking Z500 Anomalies
7th of December 10:00 – 11:00 online Brian Hoskins

Spring Term 2022 Meetings

Date Time Venue Speaker(s) Presentation Titles
17th January 10:00 – 11:00   Hannah Croad Boundary Layer Processes in Summer-time Arctic Cyclones
24th January 10:00 – 11:00  
31st January 10:00 – 11:00   Isabel Smith Using high resolution climate models to investigate upper-level atmospheric turbulence
7th February 10:00 – 11:00   Bring a plot   
14th February 10:00 – 11:00   Christopher O’Reilly Interpreting the impact of Atlantic Multidecadal Variability using idealised pacemaker experiments
21st February 10:00 – 11:00   Miguel Teixiera The pseudo-momentum fluxes associated with weakly dissipative trapped lee waves
28th February 10:00 – 11:00   Felix Jaeger (External Speaker) Baroclinic-wave life-cycle paradigms for noisy initial conditions
7th March 15:00 – 16:00 (due to time difference)   Dominic Jones Examining Variation in Atmospheric Wave Structures with Background Jet Strength
14th March 10:00 – 11:00   Daniel Shipley Modelling turbulent convection via conditional filtering
21st March 10:00 – 11:00   Bring a plot  

Summer Term 2022 Meetings

Date Time Venue Speaker(s) Presentation Titles
25th of April 10:00 – 11:00 Fabian Mockert Dunkelflauten in Germany: Climatology and their relation to weather regimes
2nd of May Bank Holiday  
9th of May 10:00 – 11:00 Bring a plot  
16th of May 10:00 – 11:00 Sophie Cuckow  
23rd of May EGU conference- No meeting  
30th of May 10:00 – 11:00 Kris Boykin  
6th of June 10:00 – 11:00  
 13th of June 10:00 – 11:00 Linda van Garderen  PhD Defence practice