Call for abstract: AGU Fall Meeting session on Compound and Cascading Events

We are happy to announce that we will be launching a new session at the AGU Fall Meeting 2018, entitled “Compound and Cascading Events: an Emerging Challenge for Natural Hazard Risk Assessment and Management”. We cordially invite you to submit an abstract to this session. The abstract submission site is now open. The deadline for … Continue reading Call for abstract: AGU Fall Meeting session on Compound and Cascading Events

Perspective paper on Compound Events published in Nature Climate Change

In this month's issue of Nature Climate Change, we published a Perspective on Future climate risk from compound events. We present a new definition of compound events, which has emerged from the workshop on Addressing the challenge of compound events in April 2017 at ETH Zurich. Following our definition, compound weather/climate events refer to the … Continue reading Perspective paper on Compound Events published in Nature Climate Change