News and video abstracts

On these video pages ARCCSS scientists explain their research. The interviews include:

 

HOW THE IPCC PROCESS WORKS

More than 10,000 papers are reviewed by 200 scientists. Prof Nathan Bindoff explains the IPCC process

 

 

WORKING WITH SUPERCOMPUTERS

Assoc Prof Andy Hogg's oceans work with the NCI National Facility

 

 

AUSTRALIAN HEATWAVES

Dr Sarah Perkins explains why Australia's heatwaves are getting longer, hotter and more frequent.

Find out more about Dr Sarah Perkin's research by following this link.

 


 

CHARTING OCEAN GARBAGE

Dr Erik van Sebille's research into deep ocean currents has revealed how plastic garbage travels around the world

 

Find out more about Dr Erik Van Sebille's work by following this link.

 


 

GLOBAL WARMING AND OUR OCEANS

Prof Nathan Bindoff and A.Professor Peter Strutton of the University of Tasmania are chief investigators with the Centre of Excellence for Climate System Science. In this video they describe the work they do with the Centre and some of the understanding climate scientists already have around global warming and how it is affecting the oceans.

 

 

 


 

CIRCULATION OF THE SOUTHERN OCEAN

Chief Investigator, Dr Andy Hogg, from the ANU hub of ARC Centre of Excellence for Climate System Science worked with the National Computational Infrastructure’s VizLab team, using a high-resolution ocean model, to produce the animation. The visualization has revealed underwater ocean storms generated by eddies, waterfalls of cold dense water that plummet two kilometres off the Antarctic Continental Shelf into the abyss and underwater waves hundreds of metres high.

 

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