Programme of C-CASCADES Summer School

   Here is a detailed schedule for the C-CASCADES Summer School. Below the time-table is the list of the lectures and speakers. By clicking on the title of each lecture, you will be able to access a short biography of the lecturer, a synopsis of the lecture as well as a relevant article to read prior to the lecture. After the Summer School you will also be able to access the slides of the presentations. If you click on the speaker's name, you will be redirected to his/her homepage.  

  9:00-10:30   11:00-12:30 14:00-17:00  18:00-19:00 
22.08.16 Arrival Welcome talk
23.08.16 Lecture I Lecture II Intro to training ESRs presentation
24.08.16 Lecture III Lecture IV Training I Q&A on training
25.08.16 Lecture V Lecture VI Training II Poster session
26.08.16 Field Trip
27.08.16 Lecture VII Lecture VIII Paper/Poster writing Peyresq lecture
28.08.16 Day off
29.08.16 Lecture IX Lecture X Training III Progress report
30.08.16 Lecture XI Lecture XII Training IV Progress report
31.08.16 Lecture XIII Lecture XIV Training V Q&A on synthesis
01.09.16 Synthesis
02.09.16 Departure

 Details of lectures and speakers :

  1. Lecture I: ‘The "boundless" global carbon budget’ by Dr. Pierre Regnier (Université Libre de Bruxelles, BE)
  2. Lecture II: ‘Lateral carbon transfer’ by Dr. Kristof Van Oost (Université Catholique de Louvain, BE)
  3. Lecture III: ‘The marine biogeochemical cycles: Processes and role in the global carbon cycle’ by Dr. Olivier Aumont (LOCEAN - Université Pierre et Marie Curie, FR)
  4. Lecture IV: 'Land Biogeochemistry' by Dr. Philippe Ciais (Institut Pierre Simon Laplace, FR).
  5. Lecture V: ‘LOAC gas exchange’ by Dr. Peter Landschützer (Max-Planck Institute for Meteorology, GER)
  6. Lecture VI: ‘Glacial carbon cycles’ by Dr. Victor Brovkin (Max-Planck Institute for Meteorology, GER)
  7. Lecture VII: ‘Organic carbon burial’ by Dr. Sandra Arndt (University of Bristol, UK)
  8. Lecture VIII: ‘Ocean upwelling: a tale of three regions’ by Dr. Nicolas Gruber (ETH Zürich, CH)
  9. Lecture IX: ‘Regional Arctic Ocean’ by Dr. James Orr (Institut Pierre Simon Laplace, FR)
  10. Lecture X: ‘Regional high-latitudes’ by Dr. Bart van Dongen (University of Manchester, UK)
  11. Lecture XI: ‘Regional tropical’ by Dr. Emanuel Gloor (University of Leeds, UK)
  12. Lecture XII: ‘Regional carbon budget for Europe’ by Prof. Dr. Martin Heimann (Max-Planck Institute for Biogeochemistry, GER)
  13. Lecture XIII: 'Modelling lateral C transfers through the in-land water network at regional to global scales' by Dr. Ronny Lauerwald (University of Exeter, UK)
  14. Lecture XIV: 'Climate projections’ by Dr. Pierre Friedlingstein (University of Exeter, UK)

Other presentations and training sessions:

  1. Intro to training: 'Terrestrial-Ocean-aTmosphere Ecosystem Model (TOTEM): an introduction' by Dr. Katsumasa Tanaka (National institute for Environmental Studies, Japan)
  2. Presentation by the ESRs to the general public: ‘Le changement climatique et le cycle du carbone.
  3. All training sessions will be assisted by Dr. Goulven Laruelle (ULB) and Dr. Ronny Lauerwald (University of Exeter).  
  4. Paper/poster writing by Dr. James Orr
  5. Peyresq Lecture by Jacques Berlo
  6. Field trip: visit to ‘Observatoire de Villefranche-sur-Mer’ , presentation by Dr. Jean-Pierre Gattuso (CNRS) and visit to 'Centre Scientifique de Monaco' guided by Dr. Christine Ferrier-Pagès and Dr. Stéphanie Reynaud.