CMUG Integration Meeting May 2015

CMUG Integration Meeting May 2015

Date: 26 to 28 May 2015

Location: SMHI, Folkborgsvägen 17, SE-601 76 Norrköping, Sweden

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Tuesday 26 May


Rolf Brennerfelt, Director SMHI

Pascal Lecomte, Head of ESA Climate Office

Roger Saunders, CMUG, Met Office Head of Satellite Applications

Keynote presentations

GAIA-CLIM: Gap analysis for integrated atmospheric ECV climate monitoring Peter Thorne, Maynooth University

PRIMAVERA: High resolution climate modelling - what are the requirements from ECVs? Malcolm Roberts, Met Office

Global and regional climate modelling and observations Erik Kjellström, SMHI

Current applications of CCI data

Context (CMUG D2.1 and D2.2 scientific impacts and exploitation reports) Roger Saunders (Met Office)

Using CCI data in the SPECS research project Omar Belprat, IC-3

CCI Visualisation Corner with video demonstration Philip Eales, Planetary Visions

Breakout groups: fire, land cover, aerosols, greenhouse gas, ozone, SL, SSH, AIS, glaciers

Wednesday 27 May

CMUG assessment of CCI data - results to date and science plans

Context and Introduction Roger Saunders, Met Office

Ocean Colour David Ford, Met Office

SSH Serge Planton, MétéoFrance

Sea Ice Dirk Notz, MPI-M

Soil Moisture, Fire, Land Cover Dirk Notz, MPI-M

Glacier, LC David Gustafsson, SMHI

Aerosol, Cloud Axel Lauer, DLR

Ozone Rossana Dragani, ECMWF

Fire, Land Cover, Soil Moisture, GHG Jean-Louis Dufresne, IPSL

Earth System Model Validation Tool (ESMValTool) Axel Lauer, DLR

Climate quality in ECVs

Copernicus Climate Change Services – update on plans Jean-Noël Thépaut, ECMWF

FIDUCEO: Fidelity and uncertainty in climate data records from Earth observation Chris Merchant, Reading University

CORE-CLIMAX: Coordinating Earth observation data validation for reanalyses for climate services Jöerg Schulz, EUMETSAT

The ESA CCI data portal Victoria Bennett, CEDA Obs4MIPs Robert Ferraro, NASA JPL

Results of the SST Uncertainty workshop John Kennedy, Met Office

Interactions with the Aerosol community on uncertainty Thomas Holzer-Popp, DLR

Summary reports of the ECV Breakout Groups: land, atmosphere, marine, cryosphere

Thursday 28 May

Final session

CCI Status & Future Evolution Pascal Lecomte, ESA

Science Leads Breakout Group Frank Paul, UZH

CRG Breakout Group Rossana Dragani, ECMWF