GLOBAL CHANGE EDUCATION PROGRAM

ORIENTATION

June 8 — June 15, 2003

AGENDA
 

June 8, 2003 - SUNDAY

6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Initial Working Session - Clackamas Room

Welcome
Milton Constantin
Program Manager, GCEP
Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Engineering

 

  Goals and Objectives for Summer 2004
Jeffrey Gaffney
Chief Scientist, GCEP
Argonne National Laboratory

June 9, 2003 - MONDAY

 
8:30- 9:20 Welcome to SURE Orientation
Milton Constantin
Program Manager, GCEP
Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education
 
Overview of Orientation
Jeffrey Gaffney
Chief Scientist, GCEP
Argonne National Laboratory
9:30-10:30
How Do We Handle Uncertainties in Global Change Analysis: Policy Implications
Stephen Schneider
Stanford University
10:30-11:00          Break
11:00-12:00
Climate Change, Hydrology, and the Intercomparison of Ecological Models
Wendy Gordon
GCEP-GREF Fellow
The University of Texas at Austin
1:30-2:30
DOE Research Aircraft Facility
Gulfstream 159 Aircraft for Airborne Atmospheric Research

W.R. Barchet
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Presented by Jeffrey S. Gaffney
2:30-3:00                       Break
3:00-4:00
June 10, 2003 - TUESDAY  
9:00-9:30
ARM Overview
William Porch
Los Alamos National Laboratory
9:30–10:30
ARM Tropical Western Pacific Infrastructure and Science
William Porch
Los Alamos National Laboratory
11:00-12:00
Aerosols and Their Potential Importance in Radiative Balance
Jeffrey Gaffney

Chief Scientist - GCEP
Argonne National Laboratory
1:30-2:30

Fluorescent Detection of Formaldehyde in the Troposphere
Anne Case

GREF Fellow
Georgia Institute of Technology

2:30-3:00 Break
3:00-4:00
Hygroscopic Growth of Atmospheric Aerosols and Their Optical Properties
Cynthia Randles
GREF Fellow
Princeton University
4:00-5:00
Nancy's Global Change Hot Topic - 2003!
Nancy Marley
Argonne National Laboratory
June 11, 2003 - WEDNESDAY  
9:00-9:30
Ecology and Carbon Sequestration Program Overview
Jeffrey Gaffney
Argonne National Laboratory
9:30-10:30
Construction and Interpretation of the Ice Core Record of Nitrate at Greenland Using Stable Isotopes of Nitrogen and Oxygen
Meredith Hastings
GREF Fellow
Princeton University
10:30-11:00
Break

11:00-12:00

Spatial and Temporal Heterogeneity of Redox Fluxation and Microbial Communities in a Tropical Soil
Jennifer Pett-Ridge
GREF Fellow
University of California at Berkeley
1:30 - 2:30

Mechanisms of Soil Carbon Stabilization with Reforestation of Tropical Pastures
Erika Marin-Spiotta
GREF Fellow
University of California at Berkeley

2:30 - 3:30
4:00-5:00

June 12, 2003– THURSDAY

 
8:30-9:15
NIGEC - A Perspective
Ruth Reck
National Director, NIGEC
University of California, Davis
9:15-10:00
Below Ground Carbon Flux & Dynamics in Douglas Fir Forests
Jeff Klopatek
Arizona State University
10:00-10:30 Break
10:30-11:15
1:30-2:30

Patterns and Controls for Ecosystem Carbon Flux Across 50 degree of Latitude
Walte C. Oechel
San Diego State University

2:30-3:30
Wind River Canopy Crane Research Facility
Jerry Franklin
University of Washington
3:30-4:00 Break
4:00-5:00
Aging in Pacific Northwest Forests - from the perspective of scientists as well as the trees
Barbara Bond
Oregon State University
June 13, 2003 - FRIDAY

All Day Session

 
9:30-12:00

Wind River Canopy Crane Research Facility Tour
David Shaw
Wind River Canopy Crane Research Facility
University of Washington

June 14, 2003 - SATURDAY  
8:30-9:30
The Atmospheric Science Program:
Where Chemistry and Meteorology Hit the Road
Nancy Marley & Jeffrey Gaffney
Argonne National Laboratory
9:30-10:30
Solar Irradiance in the UV-B Region as Influenced by Ozone and Particulate Abundances in an Urban Atmosphere
Shelby Winiecki
GREF Fellow
The University of Chicago
10:30-11:00 Break
11:00-12:00
Volcanoes and Antarctica
Lois Jean Wardell
Former GREF Fellow
McGill University
1:30-5:00
Break Time Included during Workshop
 

Keynote Address:
Megacities and Their Impacts:  From the Urban to the Global Scale

Jeffrey S. Gaffney
Argonne National Laboratory
 
 

The Global Change Education Program is funded by the
U.S. Department of Energy

Office of Biological and Environmental Research