- Poster programme. (View PDF)
Session 1. Hydrological extremes (precipitation, flooding and river discharge), including compound hydroclimate extremes
1.1 Ines Camilloni "Future flood scenarios in the Paraná and Uruguay Rivers"
1.2 Iracema Cavalcanti "Monthly and seasonal extreme precipitation over South America – observations and simulations from CPTEC AGCM and HADCM3/HADLEY centre AOGCM"
1.3 Tereza Cavazos, S. Arriaga-Ramirez and C. Turrent "Regional trends of extreme daily precipitation indices in Northwest Mexico and the Southwest USA"
1.4 Johanna Danneberg "Effects of climate change on hydrological extremes in Thuringia"
1.5 Guillaume Drapeau "Extreme discharge values in the Amazon basin: observation and simulations by ORCHIDEE"
1.6 Moira Doyle "Extremes of monthly precipitation in La Plata basin"
1.7 Alaa El-Sadek "An application to the extreme value theory: two case studies in the Nile basin"
1.8 Abeer El-Saharty "Radionuclide concentrations in shallow water sediments off the Nile delta, Egypt"
1.9 Nobuhiko Endo and Jun Matsumoto "Tends in precipitation extremes over Southeast Asian"
1.10 Petra Friederichs "Spatial modeling of peak wind speed observations"
1.11 Stephanie Hänsel "Changes in drought frequency, severity and duration in the 21st century, model region Dresden, REGKLAM project"
1.12 Koji Ishihara "Assessment for the 30-year daily precipitation change due to global warming using regional frequency analysis"
1.13 Doerte Jakob "Variability in frequency and magnitude of intense rainfall events"
1.14 Toshiharu Kojiri "Comparison of extreme water variation in river basin scale due to global warming"
1.15 Lisako Konoshima "Changes in extreme rainfall characteristics of various temporal and spatial scales under a global warming climate"
1.16 Maarit Lockhoff "How capable are satellite-based products in representing precipitation extremes"
1.17 Mong-Ming Lu "Variations of annual frequency of extreme rainfall events in Taiwan during the period of 1951-2009"
1.18 Ewa Lupikasza "Various approaches to calculating extreme precipitation indices for frequency analysis – an example based on Polish station data"
1.19 Yaoming Ma "Third Pole Environment (TPE) Programme"
1.20 Luca Molini, A. Parodi, N. Rebora, F. Siccardi and G.C. Craig "Predictability and predictive ability of severe rainfall events over Italy"
1.21 Gustavo Naumann "Droughts in the River Plata Basin: an analysis of dry spells using daily data"
1.22 Shadananan Nair "Climate extremes: Environmental and socio-economic impacts and hurdles in adaptation and preparedness in India"
1.23 Tan Thanh Nguyen Thi "An composite observing system for early extreme events warning"
1.24 Pardeep Pall "Anthropogenic greenhouse gas contribution to UK autumn flood risk: pilot application of a Probabilistic Event Attribution framework for weather extremes"
1.25 Christiana Photiadou "An extended reference precipitation and temperature dataset for the river Rhine"
1.26 Juan Rivera "Hydrological response to meteorological drought: a case study in La Plata Basin"
1.27 Simone Russo, A.Sterl and S.Speich "Global changes of seasonal extremes and mean from precipitation daily climate model data"
1.28 Mohamed Said "Climatic change and sea level variations off Alexandria, Egypt"
1.29 Abdoulaye Sarr "Modeling and observational study of an extreme off season rain case over Western Sahel"
1.30 Mxolisi Shongwe "Projected changes in mean and extreme precipitation in Africa under global warming"
1.31 Asher Siebert and M. Neil Ward "Estimating future occurrence statistics of threshold-crossing seasonal rainfall totals: methodology and application to sites in Africa"
1.32 Brian Soden "Atmospheric warming and the amplification of precipitation extremes"
1.33 Jozef Syktus "Projections of droughts and extremes in Australusing AR4 models 1"
1.34 Meron Terefi Taye and Patrick Willems "Statistical precipitation downscaling for small-scale hydrological impact investigations of climate change"
1.35 Oliver Elison Timm "Projecting future rainfall extremes for Hawaii in the 21st century"
1.36 Andrea Toreti "Extreme precipitation in the Mediterranean region"
1.37 Yves Tramblay "Heavy rainfall events in the Languedoc region (France): relation with synoptic patterns and frequency analaysis"
1.38 Markus Ziese "New version of GPCC Full Data Reanalysis Product (V.5) available and its application to estimate trends and extremes in monthly precipitation"
Session 2. Extremes in temperature conditions, heat waves and dry spells
2.1 Sushil Dash "Changes in the characteristics of temperature over India"
2.2 Peter Guttorp "Looking for climate change signal in a long temperature series"
2.3 Emily Hamilton "The predictability of daily temperature extremes on a seasonal timescale using dynamical seasonal prediction systems"
2.4 Andreas Hoy "Extremes in surface climate parameters and atmospheric circulation patterns in Estonia and eastern Germany"(View PPT)
2.5 Jan Kysely "Temperature extremes in climate change simulations estimated by the peaks-over-threshold method with a non-stationary threshold"
2.6 Madeleine Renom "Interannual variability of extreme temperature events in South eastern South America after 1976 climate shift"
2.7 Andrea Toreti "Heat waves in the eastern Mediterranean area"(View PDF)
Session 3. Extreme tropical and extratropical cyclones and associated wind waves and storm surges
3.1 Kehinde Ajayi "Wind speed measurement and Its distribution"
3.2 Fabrice Chauvin "Use of a global Coupled-Rotated-Stretched climate model to assess Atlantic hurricane activity"(View PDF)
3.3 Madeleine-Sophie Déroche "Extreme European windstorms in the ERA-Interim Reanalysis"(View PDF)
3.4 Jong-Dao Jou and Yung-Ming Chen "Extreme heavy rainfalls associated with landfall typhoons in the Taiwan Area"
3.5 Thomas Knutson "Has there been a long-term increase in Atlantic tropical storms"
3.6 Margarida L. R. Liberato "Extreme extratropical storms in the Euro-Atlantic region and associated impacts"
3.7 Kathleen McInnes "Investigation of climate change driven variations in wave climate along the east coast of Australia"
3.8 Nobuhito Mori "Statistical modeling of future typhoons under a climate change scenario"
3.9 Urs Neu "Intercomparison of mid latitude storm diagnostics (IMILAST) - A project overview"
3.10 Grigory Nikulin "Uncertainties in the simulated wind extremes over Europe"(View PDF)
3.11 Roberto Ranzi "A hydrometeorological reanalysis of the century 1966 Florence and Venice flood"
3.12 Hans von Storch Frauke Feser, Matthias Zahn, Monika Barcikowska, Fei Chen and Lan Xia "Changing statistics of polar lows and typhoons in the past and foreseeable future"
3.13 Wenqing Tang "Assessment of Extreme Weather Events from the Synergy of Earth Remote Sensing Satellites"
3.14 Tomohiro Yasuda "Projection of extreme wave climate change"
Session 4. Methodologies for estimation extremes
4.1 Simon Brown "The prediction of future extreme rainfall and temperatures from a perturbed physics ensemble of regional climate models"
4.2 Julie Carreau "Spatial Kernel interpolation for annual rainfall maxima"
4.3 Cheng-Ta Chen "Regionalization of future projections on the high-impact weather and climate extremes"
4.4 Rosemary Eade "Interannual to decadal predictions of extreme temperature and precipitation from a global climate model"
4.5 Malaak Kallache "Non-stationary probabilistic downscaling of extreme precipitation"
4.6 Shaw Chen Liu "Changes of precipitation intensity in the tropics in a warming globe"
4.7 Douglas Maraun "Atmospheric circulation and precipitation extremes. Observed relationships and regional climate model evaluation"
4.8 Miloslav Muller "Area-related definition of extreme floods and weather events"
4.9 Luci Hidalgo Nunes "Evaluation of empirical and statistical techniques for identification of precipitation extremes for the coast of the state of Sao Paulo, Brazil"
4.10 Leonard N. Njau "Monitoring and prediction of extreme climate events using tropospheric indices"
4.11 Jan Picek "Extremes based on regression quantiles"
4.12 Federico Ariel Robledo "Intensity of extreme rainfall in south-eastern South America"
4.13 Sai R.Rao "Extreme Events over Southern India during Northeast Monsoon Season"
4.14 Seyni Salack "Implications of the low frequency dryspell types in intra and inter seasonal rainfall variability of Senegal"
4.15 Barbara Tencer "Temperature extremes represented by a Southeastern South American daily gridded data set of observed surface minimum and maximum temperature for 1961-2000"
4.16 Mai Dang Thi "Clime extreme events in Central part of Vietnam"
4.17 Robert Twardosz "Maximum hourly precipitation depth in Kraków (Poland). A synoptic and probabilistic approach"
4.18 Duane Waliser "Development and use of observation-based metrics of tropical variability in GCMs"
4.19 Christopher White "Modelling extreme precipitation events and severe wind gusts in a changing climate using Regional Dynamically-Downscaled Climate Projections"
4.20 Vidyunmala Veldore "Regional climate change and extremes in temperature and rainfall in observations and IPCC AR4 simulations over Indian region"
Session 5. Risk assessment
5.1 Rajeevan Moothal "Estimation of extreme climate events in developing countries from the socio-economic impact studies: a projected model for the next 25 years for Ethiopia"
5.2 Alex Ruane "Climate change impacts on agriculture in Central America and the Southeast US: changes in mean climate and new behavior of climate extremes"
5.3 Amir Sadoddin "Agricultural drought management using a Bayesian decision model for rainfed wheat farmlands in east of Golestan Province, Iran"