Please find the schedule for the specific working sessions related to the NACLIM project below.

Wednesday, 7 November

09:00 - 09:15

Welcome and introduction

Detlef Quadfasel

09:15 - 13:00

Science talks of the Core Themes

09:15 - 09:30

Brief introduction on Core Theme 1:

Predictability of key oceanic and atmospheric quantities related to the North Atlantic/Arctic Ocean surface state

Johann Jungclaus

Lead: Johann Jungclaus (MPG) 

Co-lead: Marie-Noelle Houssais (UPMC)

09:30 - 09:45

Ocean predictability

Katja Lohmann

09:45 - 10:00

Predictability of the atmosphere

Claude Frankignoul 

10:00 - 10:15

Brief introduction on Core Theme 2:

Monitoring of North Atlantic parameters

Lead: Svein Østerhus (UniRES),

Co-lead: Johannes Karstensen (GEOMAR)

10:15 - 10:30

Are the exchanges across the Greenland-Scotland Ridge changing? (WP2.1) 

Bogi Hansen

10:30 - 10:45

Transport in the subpolar and subtropical North Atlantic WP2.2

Johannes Karstensen, Laura de Steur

11:15 - 11:30

Brief introduction on Core Theme 3:

Initialization of prediction systems with ocean observations

Steffen M. Olsen

Lead: Steffen Olsen (DMI),

Co-lead: Mojib Latif (GEOMAR) 

11:30 - 11:45

The ocean response to GIS mass loss under present and future climate forcing

Results from THOR with linkages to NACLIM work

Steffen M. Olsen

11:45 - 12:00

The AMOC in the Kiel Climate Model

Thomas Martin

12:00 - 12:15

Brief introduction on Core Theme 4:

Impact on the oceanic ecosystem and urban societies

Mark Payne

Lead: Mark Payne (DTU AQUA),

Co-lead: Koen De Ridder (VITO)

12:15 - 12:30

Impact on oceanic ecosystems: Overview of the research topics in WP4.1

Mark Payne

12:30 - 12:45

The urban heat island phenomenon, and how it is affected by large-scale atmospheric flow (WP4.2)

Koen de Ridder

14:00 - 14:30

Core theme 5: The role and activities of the International CLIVAR Project Office

Roger Barry 

14:30 - 15:00

Core Theme 5: Dissemination of NACLIM and coordination across EUPORIAS, NACLIM and SPECS

Detlef Quadfasel, Chiara Bearzotti, Bart Thomas

Lead: Detlef Quadfasel (UHAM),

Co-lead: Bart Thomas (GIM)

15:00 - 15:30

Planned outreach, dissemination and climate services

Detlef Quadfasel, Chiara Bearzotti

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee Break


Project management, reporting duties, distribution of funds, communications

• Governing Board

• Steering Committee

• Gender Panel

• International advisory panel

Detlef Quadfasel, Chiara Bearzotti



Detlef Quadfasel