Monthly Archives: October 2017

  • 146 GEC sessions @ FM-2017

    Posted 10/19/17

    The GEC Focus Group is the sponsor or cosponsor of 146 sessions – 63 oral, 79 poster, 3 named lectures, and 1 eLightening session – at the AGU Fall 2017 Meeting in New Orleans, 10-15 December 2017. The names and venues for all GEC sessions are shown on this website.  You can view titles and […]

  • Schneider Lecture @ FM-2017, 14 Dec 1340-1440h


    The Global Environmental Change Focus Group sponsors the Stephen Schneider Memorial Lecture at the Fall AGU meeting.  The 2017 lecture will be presented by Dr. Linda O. Mearns, Senior Scientist and Director of the Weather and Climate Impacts Assessment Science Program at the National Center for Atmospheric Research in Boulder, Colorado, on “Uncertainty in Climate Change Research: an Integrated […]

  • Tyndall Lecture @ FM-2017, 14 Dec 1440-1540h


    This annual lecture sponsored by the GEC Focus Group offers a historical perspective on global environmental change.  The lecture is named in honor of 19th century Irish-born scientist John Tyndall FRS, whose measurements in the mid-century confirmed the significance of the greenhouse effect, which had been first hypothesized by French mathematician/physicist Joseph Fourier in 1824. The 2017 lecture […]

  • Bolin Lecture @ FM-2017, 13 Dec 0900-1000h


    The Bert Bolin Lecture, sponsored by the Global Environmental Change Focus Group, will be presented on Wednesday, 13 December at 9:00 AM in the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center – La Nouvelle C Ballroom  by Bolin Award recipient Dr. J. David Neelin, Professor of Atmospheric and Ocean Sciences at the University of California, […]