The forum brings the latest scientific findings into the political and public discussion. It presents specific options for combating climate change in Switzerland. The topics of focus range from understanding climate change and reducing emissions to adapting to the consequences.more

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Seminar Climate and Environmental Physics Spring Semester 2022


Hörsaal B5, Sidlerstrasse 5, 3012 Bern

Montags, 16.15 Uhr, Hörsaal B5, Sidlerstrasse 5, 3012 Bern

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Dr. Martin Gysel, Paul Scherrer Institute, Villigen Atmospheric aerosols – small particles, big impacts

Prof. Hans Christian Steen-Larsen, Geophysical Institute, University of Bergen, N How ice core isotopes record the state of the climate and how we can use this for understanding past climate variations

Dr. Markus Adloff, Climate and Environmental Physics, University of Bern Exploring ancient weathering regimes with isotope-enabled Earth system modelling

Prof. Anja Rammig, School of Life Sciences, Technical University Munich, D, Modelling impacts of climate change on the Amazon rainforest

Prof. Heidi Kassens, GEOMAR Helmholtz-Zentrum für Ozeanforschung Kiel, D First results of the international Arctic Century expedition

Dr. Theo Jenk, Paul Scherrer Institute, Villigen
What non-polar ice cores can tell us - a selective insight from recent work on pollution records and ice core dating

Dr. Joël Hirschi, National Oceanography Centre, Southampton, UK The meridional overturning circulation in an eddy-rich ocean

Dr. Pascal Bohleber, Institute for the Dynamics of Environmental Processes, University of Venice, I
High resolution equals high gain? Glaciochemical characterization of deep polar ice with laser ablation ICP-MS

Prof. Andreas Born, Department of Earth Science, University of Bergen, N New tools to assess the stability of the Greenland ice sheet

Prof. Nikolina Ban, Department of Atmospheric and Cryospheric Sciences, University of Innsbruck, A
Climate change simulations at the kilometer-scale resolution: How far did we get?


Languages: English