Meeting Schedule

The COPE Laboratory members meet once a week on THURSDAYS, 2:30-3:30pm in IRMACS (Rm 10901) to discuss recent papers, ongoing research, and ideas.

FALL 2016 CALENDAR

15 SEP - Introduction

22 SEP - Show-n-Tell: Bring a graph, a figure, a calculation, or a paper that you’ve read

29 SEP - Zanna Chase - Research Program at IMAS, University of Tasmania

6 OCT - KAREN IN MASSACHUSETTS

13 OCT - Margaret Valerio - Preliminary Results of UViC ESM simulations

20 OCT - Maija Gailis, Ben Hudson, Willem Peters - 5-minute presentations of research ideas

27 OCT - Celeste Barlow - Research Update: Tree Ring History of Douglas Fir Succession in three different Gulf Island Garry Oak Ecosystems

3 - 10 NOV - KAREN IN CALIFORNIA

17 NOV - Ellie Simpson - Proposal Update

24 NOV - Show-n-Tell:  Bring a graph, a figure, a calculation, or a paper that you’ve read

1 DEC - Karen Kohfeld: AGU presentation and poster

8 DEC - Student AGU presentations

15 DEC: GONE TO AGU MEETING IN SAN FRANCISCO

22 DEC: PARTY

FALL 2015 CALENDAR

17 Sep - Q & A with Michael Mann (Penn State U.)

24 Sep -  Organizational

1 Oct  - (Kirsten away) ROSS- Williams et al. (2015) Contribution of anthropogenic warming to California Drought, GRL,

8 Oct - DISCUSSION: Matthews (2015) Carbon debts and credits

15 Oct - MARGARET: TBA

22 OctVICTORIA TBA

29 Oct - (Karen away) MEHDI - Research on Urban Greening Effectiveness

5 Nov - .DISCUSSION - Naomi Oreskes’ paper on the Global Warming “Hiatus”/Climate Pause

12 Nov - ELLIE

19 Nov - DANA

26 Nov - CLAUDE-MICHEL

3 Dec - SINEAD - Fire history in the Strait of Georgia Lowlands

10 Dec - Visiting Researcher - Land-Use Change

SPRING 2015 CALENDAR

16 Jan - Organizational

22 Jan-   Group Discussion - McGlade and Ekins (2015) “The geographical distribution of fossil fuels unused when limiting global warming to 2 °C Nature, 517, 187–190. (Ross - figures)

29 Jan -Celeste: Insights into the Agricultural Land Commission

5 Feb - Kirsten: Recent research on the climate and carbon cycle effects of atmospheric carbon dioxide removal

12 Feb - CANCELLED

19 Feb - Ross

26 Feb - Stephen - Carbon sequestration in natural and cultivated salt marshes (research proposal)

5 Mar - Ted

12 Mar - Karen - What do paleo-oceanographic data tell us about glacial inception?

19 Mar - Karen away - TBA

26 Mar - Danial Lachat

2 Apr - Sinead - Fire history at Chadsey Lake

9 Apr - Celeste - Climate change and fire history signals from the Gulf islands, BC

FALL 2014 CALENDAR

* indicates meetings that occur jointly with laboratory of Kirsten Zickfeld (SFU Geography)

9 Sep - Organizational

*16 Sep -  Coumou and Rahmstorf (2012) A decade of weather extremes, Nature Climate Change doi:10.1038.NCLIMATE1452, and blog post “The most common fallacy in discussing extreme weather events.

23 Sep - Brad Lute - What controls Stable Isotopes in Tree Rings?

*30 Sep - Meeting at 1:30pm; Sinead Murphy - Fire history in the Strait of Georgia Lowlands

7 Oct - NO MEETING (KEK in Stockholm)

*14 Oct - Meeting in Robert C Brown Hall (RCB) 6302: Friedlingstein et al. (2014) Persistent growth of CO2 emissions and implications for reaching climate targets, Nature Geoscience,  DOI: 10.1038/NGEO2248.

21 Oct - NO MEETING (GSA Meeting)

*28 Oct - Dana Ehlert - De Boer and Hogg (2014) Control of the glacial carbon budget by topographically induced mixing, Geophysical Research Letters, doi.10.1002/2014GL059963.