Preliminary Programme

Wednesday 5 April 2017

 

12:30 Lunch at the Brasenose College main hall

13:30  Session on Climate models based on SSI variability (Inc. coffee break at 15:30)

           Joanna Haigh: The solar signal in stratospheric ozone: datasets and methodologies

           Lesley Gray: Surface Response to the 11-yr year solar cycle      

7:00    Dinner at Brasenose

 

Thursday 6 April 2017

 

8:00    Breakfast

9:00    Session on SSI variability throughout the Holocene (Inc. coffee break at 10:30)

           Sasha Shapiro: The origin of solar spectral variability

           Phil Judge: Variability of the solar atmosphere

           Yvonne Unruh: The connections between stellar and solar spectral variability

           Christoffer Karoff: Complementary observations of stellar cycles

           This session might continue after lunch

12:30  Lunch at Brasenose College main hall

13:30  Session on Timing of Maunder minima events throughout the Holocene

(incl. coffee break at 15:30)

            Sabrina Nielsen: How fast did we move in and out of the Spörer minimum?

            Jesper Olsen: Astrochronology

19:00 Dinner in town

 

Friday 7 April 2017

 

8:00    Breakfast

9:00    Session on climate models of Maunder minima events (Inc. Coffee break at 10:30)

           Andrew Schurer: Modeling the climate through the Maunder minimum

           Stergios Misios: Solar irradiance influences on the surface: the importance of time scale

12:30  Lunch at the Brasenose College main hall

13:30  Session on understanding nonlinearities in models and observations

(Incl. Coffee break at 15:30)

           Mads Knudsen: Nonlinear coupling between the Sun and our climate