The International Symposium CLIMATE-ES 2015 entitled "Research progress on climate change detection and projections for Spain from the IPCC AR5 findings”. This symposium organized by the major Spanish Climatology players will be held in Tortosa, Spain, 11-13 March 2015 (www.climaes2015.urv.cat)
15-12-2014 15-01-2015 Deadline for abstract submission and early registration
31-01-2015 Contributions acceptance notification
15-02-2015 Letter of Schedule for oral and poster contributions
Session 1: Climate change in the pre-instrumental era: Palaeoclimate reconstructions and simulations over the Iberian Peninsula. Session chairs: Joan Grimalt (CSIC-IDAEA) and Santiago Giralt (IJA/CSIC).
Solicited talk: Climate reconstruction and simulation: from global to regional scales. By Fidel Gonzalez-Rouco (UCM/IGEO-CSIC).
Session 2: Climatic observations and instrumental reconstructions: the development of high-quality climate time-series, gridded products and data assimilation techniques. Session chair: José Antonio Guijarro (AEMET).
Solicited talk: Current monthly homogenization approaches - benchmarking their strengths and weaknesses. By Victor Venema (U. Bonn)
Gridded datasets: limitations and uncertainty sources. By Sixto Herrera (UCAN y Predictia).
Solicited talk: Modes of Climate Variability and Atmospheric Circulation Systems in the Euro-Atlantic sector. By David Barriopedro (UCM-CSIC)
Solicited talks: Oceanic climate variability over the Spanish Atlantic waters. Observed changes and trends in recent decades. By Cesar Gonzalez-Pola (IEO).
Changes in the Mediterranean water masses: detection and causes. By Manuel Vargas (IEO).
Solicited talks: Climate information for the next 30 years, a new tool for climate adaptation. By Paco Doblas (IC3).
Regional climate projections in the Iberian Peninsula (2060-2100). By Manuel de Castro (UCLM).
Solicited talk: Climate change analysis in the Spanish shores and harbours for the 21st century. By Enrique Álvarez Fanjul (State Harbours).