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18. February 2021 - 16:00

Sergej Zilitinkevich: Photo by Igor Esau A prominent scientist, research coordinator, supervisor and just a friend for many of us, Professor Sergej Zilitinkevich passed away on Monday, February 15, 2021. At this age of 84, he was still a very energetic and clear-thinking scientist, playing a... [read more...]

18. January 2021 - 15:30

While the drifting of sea ice in the Arctic has been subject of many studies, this new publication by Sukun Cheng, Laurent Bertino (both NERSC), Pierre Rampal (Université Grenoble Alpes and NERSC) and others, is adding valuable findings to forecasting drift trajectories.   The... [read more...]

16. January 2021 - 10:00

Several of our Climate Dynamics and Prediction researchers just published a new article in Climate Dynamics, under the lead of François Counillon (NERSC). They showed how reducing model biases can improve seasonal prediction for the tropical Atlantic Ocean.   Climate models are very useful and... [read more...]