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AMOC Webinar Series



US AMOC and UK RAPID Webinar Series

US AMOC and UK RAPID have organized a webinar series to share summaries of the papers published in the AGU special collection with the broad international ocean and climate science community. The webinars are held on the third Thursday of every month @ 11am EDT/3pm GMT. See below for the complete schedule of talks. If you are interested in attending these monthly webinars and wish to receive webinar notifications, consider signing up for the mailing list.

Learn more about the different US CLIVAR webinar series and instructions on how to join a webinar.

May 21, 2020
A Review of the Role of the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation in Atlantic Multidecadal Variability and Associated Climate Impacts
Presenter: Rong Zhang (NOAA GFDL) (Recording)
Co-authors: Rowan Sutton, Gokhan Danabasoglu, Young‐Oh Kwon, Robert Marsh, Stephen Yeager, Daniel Amrhein, Christopher Little

June 18, 2020
Stability of the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation: A Review and Synthesis
Presenter: Wilbert Weijer (LANL) (Recording)
Co-authors: Wei Cheng, Sybren Drijfhout, Alexey Fedorovm, Aixue Hu, Laura Jackson, Wei Liu, Elaine McDonagh, Jennifer Mecking, Jiaxu Zhang

July 16, 2020
The Mean State and Variability of the North Atlantic Circulation: A Perspective From Ocean Reanalyses
Presenter: Laura Jackson (UK Met Office) (Recording)
Co-authors: Clotilde Dubois, Gael Forget, Keith Haines, Matthew Harrison, Doroteaciro Iovino, Armin Köhl, Davi Mignac, Simona Masina, K. Andrew Peterson, Christopher Piecuch, Chris Roberts, Jon Robson, Andrea Storto, Takahiro Toyoda, Maria Valdivieso, Chris Wilson, Yiguo Wang, Hao Zuo

August 20, 2020
No webinar

September 17, 2020
Lagrangian Views of the Pathways of the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation
Presenter: Amy Bower (WHOI) (Recording)
Co-authors: Susan Lozier, Arne Biastoch, Kimberley Drouin, Nicholas Foukal, Heather Furey, Matthias Lankhorst, Siren Rühs, Sijia Zou

October 15, 2020
Sustainable Observations of the AMOC: Methodology and Technology
Presenter: Gerard McCarthy (ICARUS, Maynooth University) (Recording)
Co-authors: Peter Brown, Charles Flagg, Gustavo Goni, Loïc Houpert, Chris Hughes, Rebecca Hummels, Mark Inall, Kerstin Jochumsen, Karin Margretha Larsen, Pascale Lherminier, Christopher Meinen, Ben Moat, Darren Rayner, Monika Rhein, Achim Roessler, Claudia Schmid, David Smeed

November 19, 2020
Variability in the Northern North Atlantic and Arctic Oceans across the Last Two Millennia: A Review
Presenter: Paola Moffa-Sanchez (Durham University) (Recording)
Co-authors: Eduardo Moreno‐Chamarro, David Reynolds, Pablo Ortega, Laura Kay Cunningham, Didier Swingedouw, Daniel Amrhein, Jochen Halfar, Lukas Jonkers, Johann Jungclaus, Kerstin Perner, Alan Wanamaker, Stephen Yeager

December 17, 2020
No Webinar

January 21, 2021
No Webinar

February 18, 2021
The Relationship Between U.S. East Coast Sea Level and the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation: A Review
Presenter: Christopher Little (Atmospheric and Environmental Research) (Recording)
Co-authors: Aixue Hu, Chris Hughes, Gerard McCarthy, Christopher Piecuch, Rui Ponte, Matthew Thomas

March 18, 2021
The Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation in High Resolution Models
Presenter: Joel Hirschi (National Oceanography Centre) (Recording)
Co-authors: Bernard Barnier, Claus Böning, Arne Biastoch, Adam Blaker, Andrew Coward, Sergey Danilov, Sybren Drijfhout, Klaus Getzlaff, Stephen Griffies, Hiroyasu Hasumi, Helene Hewitt, Doroteaciro Iovino, Takao Kawasaki, Andrew Kiss, Nikolay Koldunov, Alice Marzocchi, Jennifer Mecking, Ben Moat, Jean‐Marc Molines, Paul Myers, Thierry Penduff, Malcolm Roberts, Anne‐Marie Treguier, Dmitry Sein, Dmitry Sidorenko, Justin Small, Paul Spence, LuAnne Thompson, Wilbert Weijer, Xiaobiao Xu

April 15, 2021
No webinar

May 20, 2021
Recent Contributions of Theory to Our Understanding of the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation
Presenter: Helen Johnson (University of Oxford) (Recording)
Co-authors: Paola Cessi, David Marshall, Fabian Schloesser, Michael Spall

June 17, 2021
Perspectives on the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation (AMOC) system: Linking historical and modern views of AMOC
Presenter: Hali Kilbourne (University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science) (Recording)
Co-authors: Al Wanamaker, Dan Amrhein, Marlos Goes, Malte Jansen, Alix G. Cage, Jake Gebbie, Alexandra Jahn, Wei Liu, Madelyn Mette, Carrie Morrill, Lisa N. Murphy, Tom Rossby, Noah Rosenberg, Nina Whitney