GLOBAL CHANGE EDUCATION PROGRAM

End-Of-Summer Workshop

August 15-17, 2010

AGENDA

Crowne Plaza Hotel
Knoxville, TN

August 15 , 2010 - SUNDAY

Welcome to the GCEP End of Summer Workshop

12:00-4:00

 

 

GCEP Registration and Welcome Table - Hotel Lobby


6:00-8:00

Initial Working Session
(Evening Buffet)

Welcome and Overview Final Workshop

Mr. Rick Petty, DOE
Dr. Jeff Gaffney, University of Arkansas at Little Rock

 

August 16 , 2010 - MONDAY

 
8:00-9:00 Continental Breakfast
Corcoran Room
9:00-9:15

Welcome

Rickey Petty, Department of Energy
Jeff Gaffney, Univeristy of Arkansas at Little Rock
Milton Constantin, ORAU/ORISE Science Education Program

9:15-9:30
9:30-10:00
10:00-10:30
10:30-11:00

Break

11:00-11:30

Integration of Field Measurements of the Chemical and Physical Properties of Single Particles Into a Particle-Resolved Aerosol Model.

Andrew Ault
GREF Fellow
University of California at San Diego

11:30-12:00
12:00-1:30 Lunch
On Your Own
1:30-2:00
Data-Model Intercomparison of Land Surface Fluxes Across Amazonia

Bradley Christofferson
GREF Fellow
University of Arizona

2:00-2:30                      

Exploring How Two Decades of Warming Have Impacted Arctic Soils: A Phenological Perspective

Seeta Sistla
GREF Fellow
University of California at Santa Barbara

2:30-3:00
3:00-3:30 Break
3:30-3:45

3:45-4:00

Carbon Storage inthe Alaskan Arctic Tundra - An Eddy Covariance Perspective

Timothy Hubbard
SURE Fellow
Valparaiso University

August 17 , 2010 - TUESDAY

 

 
8:00-9:00
Continental Breakfast
9:00-9:30
9:30-10:00
10:00-10:30

Effect of Permafrost Thaw on Tundra Carbon Balance Over Space and Time

Fay Belshe
GREF Fellow
University of Florida

10:30-11:00
Break
11:00-11:30

Effects of Organic Surfactants on Particle Properties

Luis Cuadra Rodriguez
GREF Fellow
University of Colorado at Boulder

11:30-12:00
12:00-1:30
Lunch
On Your Own
1:30-1:45

Black Carbon: Optical Analysis of Particle Deposits and Evaluation of Daily Personal Exposure

Kelley Doyle
SURE Fellow
University of California, Berkeley

1:45-2:00
2:00-2:15

Soybean Agroecosystem Responses to Future Heatwaves

Lorena Rios Acosta
SURE Fellow
University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez

2:15-2:30

Does Climate Change Impact Supercell Tornadogenesis?

Alexis Hoffman
SURE Fellow
Washington University in St. Louis

2:30-2:45

 

2:45-3:00

Using Okubo-Weiss Parameterization to Analyze Arctic Eddies

Neesha Schnepf
SURE Fellow
Cornell University

3:00-3:30
Break
3:30-3:45

Analysis of Mixed Layer Depth During the CARES Field Campaign

Brody Bourque
SURE Fellow
Univeristy of Louisiana at Monroe

3:45-4:00

Quantifying Greenhouse Gas Measurement Errors for Inverse Model Estimates

Luke Armbruster
SURE Fellow
Humbolt State University

4:00-4:30
6:30-8:00

FINAL WORKING SESSION
(Evening Buffet)

Evening Speakers:
Rick Petty / Jeff Gaffney
Some Thoughts and Remarks About GCEP and Future DOE Fellowships Opportunities in the Office of Science

 
 

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

Office of Biological and Environmental Research