Summary: Workshop on Correlated Extreme Events

Lead Organizers: Colin Raymond, Radley Horton Steering Committee: Amir AghaKouchak, Olivia Martius, Thomas Wahl, Jakob Zscheischler, Suzana Camargo, Alex Ruane, Adam Sobel, Michael Oppenheimer, Noah Diffenbaugh, Sonia Seneviratne This workshop took place at Columbia University (New York, USA) on May 28-31. It was designed to bring together the communities of researchers studying extreme events connected … Continue reading Summary: Workshop on Correlated Extreme Events

Session report: Understanding and modelling compound climate and weather events and their impacts

Chairperson: Bart van den Hurk Conveners: Nina Nadine Ridder | Co-conveners: Bart van den Hurk, Philip Ward, Seth Westra, Jakob Zscheischler, Samuel Jonson Sutanto, Claudia Vitolo, Henny A.J. Van Lanen This is a short summary of the oral session at the EGU 2019 where once again this year a session on understanding and modelling compound … Continue reading Session report: Understanding and modelling compound climate and weather events and their impacts

Session on compound events at the 8th GEWEX open science conference: ‘Extremes and water on the edge’

In early May a dedicated session on compound event research will be held in course of the 8th Open Science Conference organised by the Global Energy and Water Exchanges (GEWEX) project. At this 6-day conference scientists from various disciplines related to Earth sciences will meet in Calgary, Canada and discuss the challenges of climate change … Continue reading Session on compound events at the 8th GEWEX open science conference: ‘Extremes and water on the edge’

Session on compound events at EGU General Assembly 2018 – Tuesday 10th April 2018

On Tuesday 10th April 2018 we will host the session “Addressing the challenge of compound events, multi-risk modelling and cross-risk assessment methods: Extremes, inter-dependencies, non-stationarities, impacts and vulnerability” at the EGU General Assembly in Vienna. There will be 6 oral presentations between 15:30-17:00 in room L6. There will also be 18 posters in Hall X1 … Continue reading Session on compound events at EGU General Assembly 2018 – Tuesday 10th April 2018

EGU 2018

In 2018, we are again organizing a session focusing on modelling compound events as well as multi- and cross-risk assessments, entitled “Addressing the challenge of compound events, multi-risk modelling and cross-risk assessment methods”. The purpose of this session is to bring together scientists and studies from a wide range of discipline areas to illustrate how … Continue reading EGU 2018