The Rossby Prize Symposium 2020: Ice on Earth – a marker for changes of climate

Datum: 2021-11-16

Tid: 13:15 - 16:30

Adress: Svante Arrhenius väg 14, Stockholm (Frescati, T-bana: Universitetet)

Lokal: De Geersalen, Geovetenskapens hus, Stockholms universitet

Organised by The Swedish National Committee for Geophysics


Rossby Prize in Nordic Geophysics 2020

Award Ceremony and Symposium


Opening & the Rossby Prize ceremony

Looking into the ice – ice cores reveal the younger history of Earth
Dorthe Dahl-Jensen, Rossby Laureate 2020, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Ice shelf fronts in Antarctica – dynamical anomalies that influence future sea level
Anna Wåhlin, University of Gothenburg, Sweden

Break with refreshments

Alpine glaciers at risk
Per Holmlund, Stockholm University, Sweden

Ice in a warming world – changes and impacts
Erik Kjellström, Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute (SMHI), Norrköping, Sweden

End of the symposium

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