Extreme hot temperatures increase by 40% as world heats up

Extremely hot temperatures around the world are 40% more common today than 60 years ago according to new research from the ARC Centre of Excellence for Climate System Science. In a world first, researchers at the Centre investigated six decades of global observational data with regards to frequencies of certain …

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Team

Centre Director Professor Christian Jakob Professor of Atmospheric Science School of Earth, Atmosphere and Environment Phone: Email: Researcher ID: A-1082-2010 More information >> Deputy Director Professor Matthew H. England ARC Laureate Fellow Climate Change Research Centre Phone: Email: Researcher ID: A-7539-2011 ORCID: orcid.org/0000-0001-9696-2930 More information >> Chief Investigator A/Prof Lisa Alexander UNSW Phone: …

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Graduate and Honours Opportunities

Our Graduate Program has now transitioned to the ARC Centre for Excellence for Climate Extremes. If you are interested in graduate opportunites with us, please visit our new website.   The ARC Centre of Excellence for Climate System Science offers a range of graduate and honours opportunities. Outstanding students may receive …

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Publications 2016

This publication list is ordered alphabetically by lead author. To obtain a copy of any of these publications contact the relevant team member via the Centre Team page. Browse publications by year: 2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014  | 2013 | 2012 | 2011   2016 BOOK CHAPTER Dean, A., D. Green, and P. Nunn (2016), The Impacts of Climate Finance on an …

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Events

If you would like to add an event to this calendar, please email Alvin Stone. 2017 Summer school on sea-level change: observations, processes and modelling August 27 – September 1 This Summer School will provide PhD students and junior scientists specializing in sea level research with a basic introduction to the …

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The dynamics of global ocean circulation

Roughly 70% of the earth's surface is covered with ocean. From the window of a plane the ocean looks tranquil and calm, as if nothing seems to go on there. But the ocean is far from a stagnant body of water. Instead, it is constantly in motion, at speeds from …

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Biography of Professor Will Steffen

Professor Will Steffen Chief Investigator Executive Director Climate Change Institute Email: Telephone: Researcher ID: C-7651-2011 BSc (1970) University of Missouri, USA MSc (1972) University of Florida, USA PhD (1975) University of Florida, USA Biography Professor Will Steffen completed his Bachelor degree in Chemical Engineering at the University of Missouri.  He was …

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