Joint Mathematics Meetings Program by Special Session
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Joint Mathematics Meetings
San Diego, CA, January 69, 2008 (Sunday  Wednesday)
Meeting #1035
Associate secretaries:
Michel L Lapidus, AMS lapidus@math.ucr.edu, lapidus@mathserv.ucr.edu
James J Tattersall, MAA tat@providence.edu
AMSSIAM Special Session on Environmental Mathematics: Some Mathematical Problems on Climate Change and Geophysical Fluid Dynamics

Sunday January 6, 2008, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
AMSSIAM Special Session on Environmental Mathematics: Some Mathematical Problems on Climate Change and Geophysical Fluid Dynamics, I
Organizers:
Samuel S. Shen, San Diego State University shen@math.sdsu.edu
Gerald R. North, Texas A\&M University

Sunday January 6, 2008, 2:15 p.m.6:05 p.m.
AMSSIAM Special Session on Environmental Mathematics: Some Mathematical Problems on Climate Change and Geophysical Fluid Dynamics, II
Organizers:
Samuel S. Shen, San Diego State University shen@math.sdsu.edu
Gerald R. North, Texas A \& M University

2:15 p.m.
Stochastic treatments of cloudradiation interactions in climate models.
Richard C. J. Somerville*, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California
(103586732)

2:45 p.m.
Combining climate models and weather observations using dynamical systems and statistics.
Douglas W Nychka*, National Center for Atmospheric Research
Jeffrey L Anderson, National Center for Atmospheric Research
(1035621998)

3:15 p.m.
Robust climate projections and stochastic structural stability of dynamical systems.
Michael Ghil*, Ecole Normale Superieure, Paris, and UCLA
Mickael Chekroun, Ecole Normale Superieure, Paris, and IPSA, France
Eric Simonnet, Institut NonLineaire de Nice, France
Ilya Zaliapin, University of Nevada, Reno
(1035371713)

3:45 p.m.
Mathematics and Climate Change: Two Examples.
Dale R Durran*, Atmospheric Sciences, Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA
(1035861422)

4:15 p.m.
Stochastic Climate Models.
Timothy M DelSole*, George Mason University
(1035601583)

4:45 p.m.
Stochastic PDEs in GFD and Climate Prediction.
Joseph Tribbia*, National Center for Atmospheric Research
(1035761738)

5:15 p.m.
Analysis of Biases in a Tropical Channel Climate Simulation and Implications to Climate Prediction.
L. Ruby Leung*, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
(1035861587)

5:45 p.m.
New Algorithms and Applications of the FluctuationDissipation Theorem for Climate Response.
Rafail V. Abramov*, University of Illinois at Chicago
Andrew J. Majda, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University
(1035821299)

Wednesday January 9, 2008, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMSSIAM Special Session on Environmental Mathematics: Some Mathematical Problems on Climate Change and Geophysical Fluid Dynamics, III
Organizers:
Samuel S. Shen, San Diego State University shen@math.sdsu.edu
Gerald R. North, Texas A \& M University

8:00 a.m.
Hysteresis in a Rotating Differentially Heated Spherical Shell of Boussinesq Fluid.
William F. Langford*, University of Guelph
Gregory M. Lewis, University of Ontario Institute of Technology
(10357645)

8:30 a.m.
On the dissipativity of the twolayer quasigeostrophic beta plane equations.
R. Lee Panetta*, Texas A&M University
(1035861394)

9:00 a.m.
Macroturbulence and the General Circulation of the Atmosphere.
Tapio Schneider*, California Institute of Technology
(103576817)

9:30 a.m.
Bayesian Climate Change Assessments.
Richard A. Levine*, San Diego State University
(103562735)

10:00 a.m.
Reconstruction of Meteorological Fields Using Spatial Functions With Examples.
Thomas M Smith*, NOAA/STAR/SCSB
Samuel Shen, San Diego State University
Phillip A Arkin, CICS/ESSIC, University of Maryland
Mathew Sapiano, CICS/ESSIC, University of Maryland
(103586569)

10:30 a.m.
A Theory for Estimating Uncertainties in the Assessment of Global, Hemispherical and Regional Surface Air Temperature Changes Since 1861.
Samuel S Shen*, San Diego State University
(103586431)
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