Young Scientist Travel Awards (YSTAs)

Young Scientist Travel Awards are awarded to support participation of outstanding students and young scientists at EMS-co-sponsored conferences. The award is given as travel expenses support.

Young scientists under 35 years of age on the first of January of the respective year, working and/or studying in a European country are eligible for an award. All countries with an EMS Member Society or included in the WMO RA VI region are considered as European. For an overview of EMS Member Societies please consult the EMS Member site.

In the evaluation of the applications received for a specific conference, normally the following four criteria are applied:

  • Interest of the submitted paper
  • Innovation content of the submitted paper
  • Candidate profile
  • Country.

Announcements 2017

2017 Young Scientist Travel Awards (YSTAs) have been announced for the participation in the events listed below. Application deadlines have now passed for all of them and travel awards assigned.

  • OpenIFS user meeting, 5-9 June 2017, Triest
  • ICAM, 18-24 June 2017, Reykjavík
  • EMS Annual Meeting, 4-8 September 2017, Dubli
  • International Congress of Biometeorology, 3-7 September 2017, Durham, UK
  • ECMWF Annual Seminar, 11-14 September 2017
  • ECSS, 18-22 Sep 2017, Pula, Croatia
  • EUMETSAT MSC, 2-6 October 2017, Rome, Italy

Also, the Tromp Foundation funds additional travel grants for participation in the EMS Annual Meeting: European Conference for Applied Meteorology and Climatology, 4-8 September 2017, Dublin, specifically for contributions on biometeorological topics: The deadline for applications has passed and travel grants have been assigned.

Previous Award recipients


4th OpenIFS User Meeting – Atmospheric Variability: Seasonal Predictability and Teleconnections
04 – 09 June 2017, Trieste, Italy

Lenka Novak
University of Reading, Department of Meteorology, Reading, UK.
Lenka Novak presented and discussed her current work about the responses of storm track dynamics to global warming and frictional forcing, using a hierarchy of different models, including OpenIFS.

Read her report from the OpenIFS user meeting.

34th International Conference on Alpine Meteorology
18 – 23 June 2017, Reykjavík, Iceland

Tanja Portele
Deutsches Zentrum fur Luft- und Raumfahrt, Oberpfaffenhofen, Germany
Tanja Portele gave a presentation entitled How do orographic and non-orographic gravity wave events during DEEPWAVE compare in measurement and ECMWF model data

Read her report from the ICAM 2017.

Marco Falocchi
University of Trento, Trento, Italy
Marco Falocchi gave a presentation entitled Lidar observations and high-resolution modelling of a wind jet at the exit of the Isarco Valley (Italy).

Read his  report from the ICAM 2017.

10th International Conference on Air Quality – Science and Application
14 – 18 March 2016, Milan, Italy
Photo Mireia Udina

Despina Giannadaki
The Cyprus Institute, Energy Environment and Water Research Center – Climate group, Nicosia, Cyprus.
Despina Giannadaki gave a presentation entitled Public health gains from strict regulations on fine particulate air polution.

  • Read her report from the AQ Conference.
DACH Conference
14 – 18 March 2016, Berlin, Germany
photo Stephanie Hänsel, author T. Kruse

Stephanie Hänsel
Technische Universität Bergakademie Freiberg, Germany

Stephanie Hänsel gave a presentation entitled Evaluating the impact relevance of drought indices.

  • Read her report from the AQ Conference.
17th Conference on Mountain Meteorology
27 June – 01 July 2016, Burlington, VT, USA
photo Ivana Marinovic

Ivana Marinovic
Department of Geophysics, Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb, Croatia

Ivana Marinovic gave a poster presentation entitled Surface energy balance closure in the Owens Valley, CA.

  • Read her report from the Mountain Met Conference.
8th ESA Earth Observation Summer School
1 – 12 August 2016, Frascati, Italy
photo Stefanie Feuerstein

Stefanie Feuerstein
Leibniz Institute for Tropospheric Research, Leipzig, Germany

Stefanie Feuerstein won the EO SummerSchool Poster Award with her poster entitled Characterisation of dust emission from alluvial sources in the Sahara

  • Read her report from the ESA EO Summer School 2016.
photo Panagiotis Sismanidis

Panagiotis Sismanidis
National Technical University of Athens, Greece

Panagiotis Sismanisis won the second prize of the EO Summer School Poster Award with his poster entitled Generation of High Spatiotemporal Land Surface Temperature Time series.

  • Read his report from the ESA EO Summer School 2016.
16th EMS Annual Meeting and 11th ECAC
12 – 16 September 2016, Trieste, Italy
photo Olga Antokhina

Olga Antokhina
V.E. Zuev Institute of Atmospheric Optics Tomsk, Russian Federation

Olga Antokhina gave a poster presentation entitled The impact of atmospheric blocking in Western Siberia on the methane emissions in summer: Session Programme

  • Read her report from the EMS & ECAC 2016.
photo Lukáš Dolák

Lukáš Dolák
Masaryk University Brno, Czech Republic

Lukáš Dolák gave a poster presentation entitled Hydrometeorological
extremes and their impacts in the Jihlava region (Czech Republic) in the
1651–1880 period
: Session Programme

  • Read his report from the EMS & ECAC 2016.
photo Jinating Du

Jianting Du
Technical University of Denmark, Roskilde, Denmark

Jianting Du gave a presentation entitled Roughness length for coastal waters from wave boundary layer model: Session Programme

  • Read his report from the EMS & ECAC 2016.
photo Jorge Lopez Parages

Jorge Lopez Parages
Ca’ Foscari University, Venice, Italy

Jorge Lopez Parages gave a presentation entitled ENSO influence on the North Atlantic European climate: a non-linear and non-stationary approach: Session Programme

  • Read his report from the EMS & ECAC 2016.
photo Paolo Ruggieri

Gabriella Zsebeházi
Hungarian Meteorological Service, Budapest, Hungary

Gabriella Zsebeházi gave a presentation entitled Sensitivity of the SURFEX land surface model to forcing settings in urban climate modelling: Session Programme

  • Read her report from the EMS & ECAC 2016.
ECMWF Annual Seminar
05 – 09 September 2016, Reading,UK
photo Paolo Ruggieri

Paolo Ruggieri
Department of Physical and Chemical Sciences, University of L’Aquila, Italy

  • Read his report from the ECMWF Annual Seminar 2016.

 

EUMETSAT Satellite Conference
26 – 30 September 2016, Darmstadt

photo Eduard Luca

Eduard Luca
Romanian National Meteorological Administration, Bucharest, Romania
Eduard Luca gave a presentation entitled The use of ADAGUC for MSG RGB products visualisation at the Romanian National Meteorological Administration.

  • Read his report from the EUMETSAT Satellite Conference 2016.

European Conference on Radar in Meteorology and Hydrology
10 – 14 October 2016, Antaly

photo Francesco Marra

Francesco Marra
Hydrometeorology Lab, Institute of Earth Sciences, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel

Francesco Marra gave a presentation entitled Intensity-Duration-Frequency curves from radar estimates in a range of climatic regimes

  • Read his report from the ERAD2016.

33rd International Conference on Alpine Meteorology (ICAM)
31 August – 04 September 2015, Innsbruck, Austria

Photo Mireia Udina

Mireia Udina
Group MAiR. Departament d’Astronomia i Meteorologia, Universitat de Barcelona.
Mireia Udina gave two poster presentations entitled Mountain waves over the Pyrenees: real and ideal simulations using the WRF model and
Effects of intermittent turbulent events on air pollutant dispersion.

Read her report from the ICAM Conference.

Photo Goran Gasparac

Goran Gašparac
Gekom Ltd. – Geophysical and Ecological Modeling, Croatia.
Goran Gasparac gave an oral presentations entitled Parameterization of NWP WRF in statically stable situations over complex terrain.

Read his report from the ICAM Conference.

ECMWF 2015 Annual Seminar, 1 – 4 September 2015, Reading, UK

photo luisa ickes

Luisa Ickes
IAC ETH Zurich, Switzerland.

Read her report from the ECMWF Annual Seminar 2015.

EMS Annual Meeting & ECAM 2015, 07 – 11 September 2015, Sofia, Bulgaria

photo Anastasia Bleta

Anastasia Bleta
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Geology and Geoenvironment, Climatology and Atmospheric Environment, Kaisariani Athens, Greece
Anastasia Bleta gave a presentations entitled Present and Future Human Thermal Bioclimatic Conditions and Impacts on Cardiovascular Admissions in Crete Island, Greece.

Read her report  from the EMS & ECAM 2015 Conference.

photo Hajnalka Breuer

Hajnalka Breuer
Eötvös Loránd University, Department of Meteorology, Budapest, Hungary
Hajnalka Breuer gave a presentations entitled Numerical study on sensitivity of convective precipitation to cumulus convection parametrization and initial soil moisture content at 5 km horizontal resolution.

Read her report from the EMS & ECAM 2015 Conference.

photo Hajnalka Breuer

Markel García Díez
Climate Dynamics and Impacts Unit, Catalan Institute of Climate Sciences,
Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain.
Markel García gave a presentations entitled A study of the Urban Heat Island of Barcelona using a fast urban climate model.

Read his report from the EMS & ECAM 2015 Conference.

photo Burak Öztaner

Yasar Burak Öztaner
Eurasia Institute of Earth Science, Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey.
Burak Öztaner gave a presentations entitled Impact of Land-Use Types and Urban Canopy Structure on Urban Heat Island via High Resolution WRF Modeling: Istanbul Case Study.

Read his report from the EMS & ECAM 2015 Conference.

2015 EUMETSAT Satellite Conference, 21 – 25 September 2015, Toulouse, France

Photo Kathrin Folger

Kathrin Folger
Hans-Ertel-Centre for Weather Research, Data Assimilation Branch, LMU Munich, Germany
Kathrin Folger gave a presentations entitled Lidar-based height correction of atmospheric motion vectors for data assimilation.

Read her report from the EUMETSAT 2015 Conference.

9th International Conference on Air Quality – Science and Application
24 – 28 March 2014, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany

photo_theodore_giannarosTheodore Giannaros
Researcher, National Observatory of Athens, Institute for Environmental Research and Sustainable Development, Athens, Greece
Theodore Giannaros gave a presentation entitled
On the impact of air quality on human health: application of an air quality index for Thessaloniki.

Read his report from the 9th Air Quality Conference.

21st Symposium on Boundary Layers and Turbulence,
9 – 13 June 2014, Leeds

photo_curtis-woodCurtis Wood
Researcher, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Helsinki, Finland
Curtis Wood gave three presentations:
In-situ and remotely sensed shallow atmospheric boundary layers over Helsinki city
Observing horizontal wind transects over an urban terrain with scintillometer and lidar technologies
How much is traffic responsible for upwind dispersion of a tracer in central London?

Read his report from the Symposium.

photo_barbaro-wildeEduardo Wilde Barbaro
Researcher, University of Wageningen, The Netherlands. Eduardo Wilde Barbaro gave the following presentation:
Effects of aerosols on the convective boundary-layer dynamics and land-atmosphere system.

Read his report from the Symposium.

16th AMS Conference on Mountain Meteorology, 18-22 August 2014, San Diego – CA

photo_luca-panzieraLuca Panziera
Atmospheric Physics Group, Department of Civil, Mechanical and Environmental Engineering, University of Trento, Italy
Luca Panziera Giannaros gave an oral presentation entitled How well do weather types describe the weather of an alpine region? and three poster presentations.

Read his report from the Mountain Met Conference.

 

7th Earth Observation Summer School on Earth System Monitoring and Modelling,
04 – 14 August 2014, Frascati, Italy.

The awards were made as poster awards and three posters were selected at the final session of the Summer School.

photo_delphine-lerouxDelphine Leroux
Post-Doc Researcher at the Center for the Study of the Biosphere from Space (CESBIO), Toulouse, France
• Delphine’s poster was entitled: Soil Moisture Retreived from SMOS Observations and Assimilation in a Hydrological Model Over an African Watershed.

Read her short report from the Summer School.

 

photo_karolina-fieberKarolina Dominika Fieber
EPSRC Doctoral Prize Fellow, University of Reading (UK)
• Karolina’s poster was entitled: Airborne Small-Footprint Full-Waveform LiDAR for Discontinuous Vegetation Canopy Characterisation.

Read her short report from the Summer School.

 

 

photo_jessica_flahautJessica Flahaut
Research Fellow, VU University Amsterdam (The Netherlands)
• Jessica’s poster was entitled: Remote Sensing Analysis of Valles Marineris: Insights into the Red Planet’s History.

Read her short report from the Summer School.

 

ECMWF Annual Seminar, 8 –12 September 2014, Reading, United Kingdom

photo_christine-namChristine Nam
Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Leipzig, Germany

Read her report from the ECMWF Annual Seminar.

 

 

 

EUMETSAT Meteorological Satellite Conference, 22-26 September 2014, Geneva, Switzerland

photo_alina-risteaAlina Ristea
Meteorologist at National Meteorological Administration, Satellite Meteorology Laboratory, in Bucharest,Romania.
Alinea Ristea’s presentation was entitled Meteosat SEVIRI visualization and processing – Comparing open source software for operational use.

Read her report from the EUMETSAT Conference.

 

photo_justinas-kilpysJustinas Kilpys
Climatologist at Lithuanian Hydrometeorological Service in Vilnius.
Justinas Kilpys gave a presentation entitled Snow cover climatology over the Baltic States based on MODIS satellite data.

Read his report from the EUMETSAT Conference.

 

 

photo_geert-vinkenGeert Vinken
PhD Student at Eindhoven University of Technology.
Geert Vinken’s presentation was entitled Worldwide biogenic soil NOx emission estimates from OMI NO2 observations and the GEOS-Chem model.

Read his report from the EUMETSAT Conference.

 

14th EMS Annual Meeting & 10th European Conference on Applications of Meteorology (ECAC)
06 – 10 October 2014, Prague, Czech Republic

Anna Kis

Anna Kis
Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary
Anna Kis’ presentation was entitled: Projected changes of percentile-based precipitation indices for the 21st century in Central/Eastern Europe.

Read her report from the EMS & ECAC 2014.

 

João Teixeira

João Teixeira
University of Aveiro, Campus Universitário de Santiago, Aveiro, Portugal
João Teixeira’s presentation was entitled: Identifying coupling Modes of Particulate Matter and Meteorological Fields through Singular Vector Decomposition. (link to presentation)

Read his report from the EMS & ECAC 2014.

 

 

Photo_Ivo-HooijdonkIvo van Hooijdonk
Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Ivo van Hooijdonk’s presentation was entitled: Shear Capacity as Predictor of Nocturnal Boundary Layer Regimes.

Read his report from the EMS & ECAC 2014.

 

 

Photo_Rogiros-TapakisRogiros Tapakis
Cyprus University of Technology, Cyprus
Rogiros Tapakis’ presentation was entitled: Computation Of Cloud Motion For Solar Irradiance Prediction.

Read his report from the EMS & ECAC 2014.

International Conference on Alpine Meteorology, 3–7 June 2013, Kranjska Gora, Slovenia

photo_karmen_babicKarmen Babić

PhD Researcher, Andrija Mohorovicic Geophysical Institute,
University of Zagreb, Croatia
Karmen Babic gave a presentation entitled Observations of turbulence in the stable surface layer over inhomogeneous terrain.

European Conference on Severe Storms, 3–7 June 2013, Helsinki, Finland

photo_maria_tousMaria Tous

PhD Researcher, Universitat de les Illes Balears (UIB), Spain
Maria Tous gave a presentation entitled Medicane risk in a changing climate.

  • Read her report from the ICAM.

 

 

 

13th EMS Annual Meeting & 11th European Conference on Applications of Meteorology
09 – 13 September 2013, Reading, United Kingdom

photo_estel_blayEstel Blay Carreras

Latvian Environment, Geology and Meteorology Centre, Latvia, Riga
Estel Blay Carreras’ presentation was entitled: Analysis of the decoupling between surface heat flux and temperature gradient during afternoon transition. (link to session)

  • Read her report from the EMS & ECAM 2013.

 

photo_miranda_braamMiranda Braam

Wageningnen University, The Netherlands
Miranda Braam’s presentation was entitled: Turbulent Structure Parameters over Heterogeneous Terrain – Implications for the Interpretation of Scintillometer Data. (link to abstract)

  • Read her report from the EMS & ECAM 2013.

 

photo_alexander_kandaurovAlexander Kandaurov

Institute of Applied Physics, N. Novgorod, Russia
Alexander Kandaurov’s presentation was entitled: Investigation of wind-wave interaction in the inland reservoirs and in the coastal zones of ocean.

  • Read his report from the EMS & ECAM 2013.

 

photo_pavan_kulkarniPavan Kulkarni

University of Evora, Portugal
Pavan Kulkarni’s presentation was entitled: Study of nocturnal surface ozone enhancement due to vertical mixing from residual layer.

  • Read his report from the EMS & ECAM 2013.

 

photo_christina_stawiarskiChristina Stawiarski

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany
Christina Stawiarski’s presentation was entitled: Assessing Techniques to Detect Surface Layer Coherent Structures with Dual-Doppler Lidar using Large Eddy Simulations .

  • Read her report from the EMS & ECAM 2013.

 

photo_petr_zacharovPetr Zacharov

Institute of Atmospheric Physics, ASCRzech Repblic
Petr Zacharov’s presentation was entitled: COSMO‐CZ‐EPS ‐ the first evaluation.

  • Read his report from the EMS & ECAM 2013.

 

 

Annual Seminar 2013, 2 – 5 September 2013, Reading, United Kingdom

phot_giovanni_tumoloGiovanni Tumolo

Postdoctoral Fellow, The Abdus Salam ICTP, Trieste

  • Read his report from the ECMWF Annual Seminar.

 

 

Joint EUMETSAT / AMS Meteorological Satellite Conference, 16–20 September 2013, Vienna, Austria

photo_julia_smirnovaJulia Smirnova

PhD Researcher, Russian State Hydrometeorological University and at Nansen International Environmental Remote Sensing Center
Julia Smirnova presented a ->poster entitled  Methodology for Polar Low studying for the Arctic region using retrieved water vapour from satellite passive microwave data.

  • Read her report from the EUMETSAT / AMS Conference.

A photo of the award presentation at ->EUMETSAT on flickr

8th International Conference on Air Quality – Science and Application
19–23 March 2012, Athens

photo_efisio_solazzoEfisio Solazzo
Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, EU Joint Research Centre – ISPRA, Italy

Post Doctoral Research Fellow, Joint Research Centre,
Institute for Environment and Sustainability, Ispra, Italy
Efisio Solazzo gave a presentation entitled
A CDF methodology for interpreting long-time averaged measurements in urban streets

His report from the 8th Air Quality Conference.

5th International Scientific Conference on Water, Climate and Environment
28 May-2 June 2012, Ohrid

photo_celenMeltem Celen
PhD student at Gebze Institute of Technology (GIT), Department of Environmental Engineering, Turkey
Meltem Celen gave a presentation entitled
Water Resources Management Strategy Establishment for the Semi Arid Regions Affected by Climate Change

  • Her report from the BALWOIS 2012.

 

28th Nordic Meteorologists’ Meeting,
4 – 8 June 2012, Copenhagen

photo_ivichev

Igor Ivichev
PhD student at the Norwegian Meteorological Institute, Bergen, Norway
Igor Ivichev gave a presentation entitled
Comparison of oil spill trajectory forecasts with surface drifter trajectories in the Barents Sea

 

ESA Earth Observation Summer School,
30 July – 10 August 2012, Frascati.
The awards were made as poster awards and three posters were selected at the final session of the Summer School.

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Ruggero Giuseppe Avezzano
Geoinformation PhD Student at University of Rome Tor Vergata.
Ruggero Giuseppe Avezzano’s poster was entitled: Oil Spill Monitoring using X-band SAR data and Neural Networks [pdf]

His report from the ESA EO Summer School 2012.

 

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Philipp Rastner
University of Zurich.
Philip Rastner’s poster was entitled: The first complete glacier inventory for entire Greenland. [pdf]

His report from the ESA EO Summer School 2012.

 

 

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Elizabeth Wong
University of Miami, Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences.
Elizabeth Wong’s poster was entitled: Profiling the Skin Sea Surface Temperature with Infrared Hyperspectral Measurements of the Marine-Atmosphere Emitted Radiance Interferometer. [pdf]

Her report from the ESA EO Summer School 2012.

 

15th Conference on Mountain Meteorology,
20-24 August 2012, Steamboat, CO

photo_laiti

Lavinia Laiti
Environmental Enginenring Doctoral School of the University of Trento, Italy.
Lavinia Laitigave a presentation entitled: Investigation of the Ora del Garda wind in the Alps: a combined approach of surface and airborne field measurements and numerical modelling.

Her report from the Mountain Meteorology Conference.

 

 

ECMWF Annual Seminar,
3 – 7 September 2012, Reading, UK

photo_guemas

Virginie Guemas
Researcher at IC3, Barcelona, as part of the EC-EARTH team.

Her report from the ECMWF Annual Seminar 2012 on Seasonal Prediction.

 

 

 

EUMETSAT Meteorological Satellite Conference
3 – 7 September 2012, Sopot, Poland

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Petra Mikus
Meteorological and Hydrological Service, Zagreb, Croatia
Petra Mikus’ presentation was entitled: Characteristic of lightning activity in deep convective clouds with the overshooting tops.

Her report from the 2012 EUMETSAT Satellite Conference.

 

 

 

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Pauline Martinet
CNRM, Météo France
Pauline Martinet’s presentation was entitled: New developments for the use of microphysical variables for the assimilation of IASI cloudy radiances.

Her report from the 2012 EUMETSAT Satellite Conference.

 

photo_alexander

Paul Alexander
Irish Climate Analysis and Research Units, National University of Ireland, Maynooth
Paul Alexander’s presentation was entitled: Empirical and modelled relationships between remotely sensed data and the urban climate of Dublin.

His report from the 2012 EUMETSAT Satellite Conference.

12th EMS Annual Meeting & 9th European Conference on Applied Climatology (ECAC)
10 – 14 September 2012, Lodz, Poland

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Zanita Avotniece
Latvian Environment, Geology and Meteorology Centre, Latvia, Riga.
Zanita Avotniece’s presentation was entitled: Trends in the frequency of extreme and hazardous weather events in Latvia. (link to presentation)

Her report from the EMS & ECAC 2012.

photo_bettPhilip Bett
Met Office, Exeter, United Kingdom
Philip Bett’s presentation was entitled: European Wind Variability over 140 Years. (link to abstract)

His report from the EMS & ECAC 2012.

 

 

photo_roman-casconCarlos Román Cascón
Departamento de Geofísica y Meteorología, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain
Carlos Román Cascón’s presentation was entitled: E2011-2012 winter radiation fogs at CIBA (Spain): Observations compared to WRF simulations using different PBL parameterizations. (link to presentation)

His report from the EMS & ECAC 2012.

 

 

photo_sastreMariano Sastre Marugán
Departamento de Geofísica y Meteorología, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain
Mariano Sastre Marugán’s presentation was entitled: Atmospheric Boundary Layer evening transitions: a comparison between two experimental sites (CIBA-Spain and BLLAST-France). (link to presentation)

His report from the EMS & ECAC 2012.

 

photo_maslovaVeronika Maslova
Marine Hydrophysical Institute, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine
Veronika Maslova’s presentation was entitled: A Joint AMO and PDO manifestations in multidecadal climate anomalies and winter wheat yield in Ukraine. (link to presentation)

Her report from the EMS & ECAC 2012.

 

 

photo_pieczkaIldikó Pieczka
Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary
Ildikó Pieczka’s presentation was entitled: 21st century climate assessment for Hungary using different future pathways. (link to presentation)

Her report from the EMS & ECAC 2012.

photo_sinclairVictoria Sinclair
University of Helsinki, Finland
Victoria Sinclair’s presentation was entitled: : A Climatology of fronts and their boundary layer structure in Helsinki, Finland. (link to presentation)

Her report from the EMS & ECAC 2012.

photo_tkachukSvetlana Tkachuk
Hydrological Meteorological Research Centre of Russia, Moscow
Svetlana Tkachuk’s presentation was entitled: : System of weather comfort forecasting for European Russia. (link to presentation)

Her report from the EMS & ECAC 2012.

THORPEX European Regional Meeting, 24–27 May 2011, Karlsruhe

photo_wagnerJohannes Wagner
University of Innsbruck, Austria
Johannes Wagner gave a presentation entitled The mesoscale structure of a mature polar low: Airborne measurements and numerical simulations.

His report from THORPEX European Regional Meeting.

 

 

31st International Conference on Alpine Meteorology, 24–27 May 2011, Aviemore, Scotland

photo_laitiLavinia Laiti
University of Trento, Italy
Lavinia Laiti gave a presentation entitled Analysis of the thermal structure of the Ora del Garda wind from airborne and surface measurements.

Her report from the ICAM 2011.

 

 

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Silvia Terzago
Italy
Silvia Terzago gave a presentation entitled Solid and liquid precipitation variability in the Western Italian Alps and links to large scale forcings.

  • Her report from the ICAM2011

 

 

ECMWF Annual Seminar 2011: Data assimilation for atmosphere and ocean
6–9 September 2011, Reading, UK

photo_tanrioverSeyda Tilev Tanriover
Department of Meteorological Engineering, Istanbul Technical University, Turkey

Her report from the ECMWF Seminar 2011.

 

 

 

11th EMS Annual Meeting & 10th European Conference on Aplications of Meteorology
12–16 September 2011, Berlin, Germany

photo_doborLaura Dobor
Eötvös Lorand University, Budapest, Hungary
Laura Dobor gave a presentation entitled Retrieval of vertically integrated water vapor from SEVIRI measurements.

Her report from the EMS & ECAM 2011.

 

 

 

photo_goslingSimon Gosling
The University of Nottingham, UK
Simon Gosling gave a presentation entitled Probabilistic projections of the impact of climate change on heat-related mortality in three European cities.

His report from the EMS & ECAM 2011

 

 

 

photo_gramsChristian Grams
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany
Christian Grams gave a presentation entitled Quantification of the impact of extratropical transition on the midlatitude flow using potential vorticity inversion .

His report from the EMS & ECAM 2011

 

 

photo_ivanovMartin Ivanov
Bulgarian National Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology Sofia, Bulgaria
Martin Ivanov gave a presentation entitled The Northern Hemisphere Temperature during the Twentieth Century: Trend Break and Intermonthly Dissimilarities.

His report from the EMS & ECAM 2011

 

 

 

photo_marimoPricilla Marimo
University of Exeter, UK
Pricilla Marimo gave a presentation entitled Communication of uncertainty in weather forecasts.

Her report from the EMS & ECAM 2011

 

 

photo_pinsonPierre Pinson
Technical University of Denmark, Lyngby, Denmark
Pierre Pinson gave a presentation entitled Ensemble and probabilistic forecasting of (u; v) wind for the energy application.

His report from the EM S& ECAM 2011

 

 

photo_plavcovaEva Plavcová
Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Academy of Sciences Prague, Czech Republic
Eva Plavcová gave a presentation entitled Evaluating links between atmospheric circulation and surface air temperature in climate models in control and future climates.

Her report from the EMS & ECAM 2011

 

 

photo_strelchenkoJulia Strelchenko
St. Petersburg State University, Russian Federation
Julia Strelchenko gave a presentation entitled Exploring the role of process-oriented GIS in advancing the scientific knowledge in applied meteorology and climatology.

Her report from theEMS & ECAM 2011

 

 

 

6th European Conference on Severe Storms (ECSS)
03 – 07 October 2011, Palma de Mallorca, Spain

photo_kahramaAbdullah Kahraman
Istanbul Technical University, Turkey
Abdullah Kahraman gave a presentation entitled Severe Hail Climatology of Turkey [link to poster].

His report from the ECSS 2011.

 

 

photo_schlenczekOliver Schlenczek
The University of Nottingham, UK
Oliver Schlenczek gave a presentation entitled Identification and Tracking of Convective Modes based on Radar Data.

His report from the ECSS 2011

BALWOIS
24–27 May 2010, Ohrid

Balwois-OezdemirHasan Özdemir
Istanbul University, Turkey
Hasan Özdemir gave a presentation entitled Reconstruction of Çokal Dam (Çanakkale-Turkey) Breach Flooding Using 1D Hydraulic Modelin

His report from the BALWOIS Conference.

 

12th Nordic Meteorologists’ Meeting
7-11 June 2010, Helsinki

photo_KilpelainenTiina Kilpelainen
The University Centre Svalbad, Norway
Tiina Kilpelainen gave a presentation entitled Spatial variability and topographic effects over Arctic fjords in Svalbard

Her report from the NMM-2010.

 

 

 

photo_JonassenMarius Jonassen
University of Bergen, Norway
Marius Jonassen gave a presentation entitled The Bergen Shelter

His report from the NMM-2010.

 

 

ISARS2010, International Symposium for the advancement of Boundary Layer Meteorology
28-30 June 2010, Paris

photo_LeeChristopher Lee
University of Manchester, UK
Christopher Lee gave a presentation on Turbulence Measurements from Radar Wind Profilers – The First Comprehensive Validation of Radar Methods

His report from the ISARS 2010.

 

 

ESA/ESRIN Summer School on Earth Observation
August 2010

Three posters were selected at the final session of the Summer School.
See the video feedback from the authors of the three best posters.

photo_CarvalhoAna Filipa Carvalho
Department of Oceanography and Fisheries, University of the Azores, Portugal
Ana Filipa Carvalho’s poster was entitled: CONDOR Seamount: Space and Time Ocean Colour and SST variability from 2002 to 2010.

Her report from the Summer School on Earth Observation.

 

 

photo_BaeckPieter-Jan Baeck
Royal Meteorological Institute of Belgium
Pieter-Jan Baeck’s poster was entitled: GERB: Measuring the Earth’s Energy Balance. (1.8MB)

His report from the Summer School on Earth Observation.

 

 

ECMWF Annual Seminar
6 – 9 September 2010

photo_guettlerIvan Güttler
Croatian Meteorological Service, Zagreb

His report from the ECMWF Annual Seminar.

 

 

 

 

ERAD2010, 6th European Conferenece on Radar in Meteorology and Hydrology
6 – 10 September 2010, Sibiu, Romania

photo_LinkovaAnna Linkova
Institute of Radiophysics and Electronics of NAS of Ukraine
Anna Linkova gave a presentation on Application of double frequency radar for measurement of monodisperse rain parameters

Her report from the ERAD2010.

 

 

photo_gallardoBeatriz Gallardo-Hernando
Technical University of Madrid (ETSIT-UPM), Spain
Beatriz Gallardo-Hernando gave a presentation on Wind Turbine Clutter Detection in Scanning Weather Radar Tasks.

Her report from the ERAD2010.

 

 

EMS&ECAC 2010
13–17 September 2010, Zürich, Switzerland

5 of these 10 awards were funded by Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Meteorologie (SGM).

photo_BarantievDamyan Barantiev
National Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology, Bulgaria
Damyan Barantiev gave a presentation on Meteorological observations of the coastal boundary layer structure by remote measurement methods for determining the impact of meteorological conditions on the breeze circulation

His report from the EMS & ECAC 2010.

 

 

photo_SinglaStéphanie Singla
Météo-France
Stéphanie Singla gave a presentation on Predictability in France : atmospheric forcing or land surface initial conditions?

Her report from the EMS & ECAC 2010.

 

 

photo_SpasovaZornitsa Spasova
National Center of Public Health Protection, health promotion and disease prevention, Sofia, Bulgaria
Zornitsa Spasova gave a presentation on Weather and emotional state

Her report from the EMS & ECAC 2010.

 

 

 

Photo_RafiqRafiq Hamdi
Royal Meteorological Institute, Belgium
Rafiq Hamdi gave a presentation on Effects of historical urbanization in the Brussels Capital Region on surface air temperature time series: a model study

His report from the EMS & ECAC 2010.

 

 

photo_TraperoLaura Trapero Bagué
Snow and Mountain Research Centre of Andorra (CENMA-IEA), Andorra
Laura Trapero Bagué gave a presentation on Modelisation of northerly snow episodes over Andorra (Pyrenees) using WRF

Her report from the EMS & ECAC 2010.

 

 

photo_MiklosErika Miklos
Eötvös Lorand University, Budapest, Hungary
Erika Miklos gave a presentation on Analysis of expected regional climate change in the Carpathian Basin using ENSEMBLES model simulations

Her report from the EMS & ECAC 2010.

 

 

Gabriella Szépszóphoto_Szepszo
Hungarian Meteorological Service, Budapest
Gabriella Szépszó gave a presentation on Analysis of the influence of lateral boundary conditions based on REMO RCM simulations over the Carpathian Basin

Her report from the EMS & ECAC 2010.

 

 

photo_ChevallierMatthieu Chevallier
CNRM-Météo France, Toulouse
Matthieu Chevallier gave a presentation on Seasonal potential predictability of the Arctic sea ice in the ENSEMBLES and CMIP3 simulations

His report from the EMS & ECAC 2010.

 

 

photo_DemuzereMatthias Demuzere
Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
Matthias Demuzere gave a presentation on The COST733cat software: An example on surface ozone concentrations in Central Europe

His report from the EMS & ECAC 2010.

 

 

photo_MaksimovichElena Maksimovich
University Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France
Elena Maksimovich gave a presentation on Meteorological factors controlling year-to-year variations in the spring onset of snow melt over the Arctic sea ice

Her report from the EMS & ECAC 2010.

 

 

2010 EUMETSAT Meteorological Satellite Conference
20 – 24 September 2010, Córdoba, Spain

2 of these 3 awards were funded by EUMETSAT.

photo_KocsisZsófia Kocsis
Hungarian Meteorological Service
Zsófia Kocsis gave a presentation on
Comparison of the O3MSAF total ozone and ozone profile products

Her report from the EUMETSAT conference.

 

 

 

Cintia Carbajal Henkenphoto_CarbajalHenken
Utrecht University/ KNMI, The Netherlands
Cintia Carbajal Henken gave a presentation on
Detection of Cb and TCu clouds during daytime from MSG-SEVIRI cloud physical properties and weather radar observations

Her report from the EUMETSAT conference.

 

 

photo_StichDennis Stich
DLR, Germany
Dennis Stich gave a presentation on
Nowcasting of convection initiation by analysis and fusion of multiple data sources

His report from the EUMETSAT conference.