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Hurricanes: Present and Future

Simons Foundation Lectures

Wednesday, March 13, 2013 from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM (EDT)

New York, NY

Hurricanes: Present and Future

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Hurricanes: Present and Future
Limited seating; reservation required.
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Event Details

Please join us for a free lecture for the graduate level and above scientific community on the Science of Climate. Due to limited seating, tickets are required and will be available online on a first come, first served basis through Eventbrite.  Inquiries: lectures@simonsfoundation.org.

Science of Climate series schedule is available here.

Abstract

Some 90 tropical cyclones develop each year. In this lecture, Professor Kerry Emanuel will review the theory of tropical cyclones and how it informs observed variability. He will also discuss how these storms may have important feedbacks on such phenomena as El Niño-Southern Oscillation and global climate change.

About the Speaker

Kerry A. Emanuel, Ph.D. is Professor of Atmospheric Science in the Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Kerry A. Emanuel PhD

Schedule

Tea - 4:00p

Lecture - 4:30-5:30p

Q & A - 5:30p


Location

Gerald D. Fischbach Auditorium
Simons Foundation
160 Fifth Avenue, 2nd Floor
(Entrance on 21st Street)
New York, NY  10010




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Simons Foundation
160 5th Avenue
New York, NY 10010

Wednesday, March 13, 2013 from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM (EDT)


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Simons Foundation Lectures

The Simons Foundation launched the Simons Foundation Lectures in 2013 with the intention of drawing area scientists and scholars together around diverse and important topics in mathematics, physics, computer science, life sciences and autism research.  

To read more about the Simons Foundation mission and its programs, please visit simonsfoundation.org.

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