Hotel Bauer, Venezia - Italia - December 06 / 07, 06


Wednesday 6 December

14:00  Opening of the Meeting
A. Navarra : Welcome
Session 1 –
Chair : A. Navarra
14:15  T. Yamagata
(FRCGC/YAMSTEC/U Of Tokyo)     “The ENSO Modoki: Another Coupled Mode in the Tropical Pacific?”
14:45  H. Sakuma (FRCGC/JAMSTEC): “The Japanese initiatives for international collaborative studies on climate prediction.”
15:15  J.-J. Luo (FRCGC/JAMSTEC):“Seasonal-to-interannual climate predictability in a fully coupled OAGCM.”
Coffee Break
16:00  C. Montégut (FRCGC/JAMSTEC): “Preliminary results from a new version of the SINTEX-F  coupled model.”
16:30  T. Tozuka (Univ. of Tokyo):“Ocean thermodynamics of the simulated ENSO: A seasonally stratified analysis using SINTEX-F CGCM results“
17:00 M. Nonaka (FRCGC/JAMSTEC): “Decadal variations of SST in the western North Pacific and  associated atmospheric variations”
17:30  Discussion
18:00  End of day 1
Meeting Dinner

Thursday 7 December

8:55  Opening Day 2
Session 2 -
Chair : E. Rockner
9:00  S. Behera (FRCGC/JAMSTEC):  “The Intrinsic Indian Ocean Dipole and its impact on world  weather and climate”.
9:30  K. Miyakoda  (GFDL):  “ENSO Oscillation- the biennial oscillation and the global warming”
10:00  A. Navarra (CMCC):   “CIRCE: a climate change impacts in the Mediterranean
10:30 – 10:45  Coffee Break
10:45  E. Scoccimarro (CMCC) : “The INGV(CMCC) IPCC scenario simulations”
11:15  S. Gualdi (CMCC): “INGV(CMCC) IPCC scenario simulations: changes in the tropical climate”
11:45  A. Bellucci (CMCC):  “Decadal Variability in the North Atlantic climate system”
12:15  Discussion
12:45  Lunch
Session 3 – Chair :T. Yamagata

14:00 A. Alessandri (CMCC): “Land-Surface-Vegetation effects on climate: application to seasonal predictions
14:30 A. Cherchi   (CMCC): “The Sensitivity of the Indo-Pacific climate variability to model resolution and CO2 concentration”
15:00 E. Manzini (CMCC): “The INGV-CMCC Earth System Model: Preliminary results”
15:30 – 15:45  Coffee Break
15:45 M. Vichi (CMCC): “Physical-Biogeochemical interactions across scales in the global ocean”
16:15 E. Rockner (MPI-MET):  “Modelling the global atmosphere at high horizontal resolution”
16:45 M. Giorgetta (MPI-MET):“Intercomparison
between climate and middle atmosphere models: Impacts of the
stratospheric representation on the troposphere in AMIP simulations and
on couplet AOGCM simulations”

17:15  S. Masson (LODYC): “Implementation of OPA9 in the SINTEX coupled model: new points and first results”
17:45  Discussion
18:15  End of Meeting