climate extremes

Climate change is affecting extreme weather worldwide
We study how and how-fast to identify risks for society.

In 1988 in a congressional hearing, Jim Hansen famously stated that “it is time to stop waffling so much and say that the evidence is pretty strong that the greenhouse effect is here”

Our team of climate scientists studies the causes and consequences behind these extremes…

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IAS Workshop: Causality in Climate

Uniting climate and complexity scientists with seasonal forecast experts On Oct. 24th, we organized a workshop at the Institute for Advanced Study (IAS) in Amsterdam. Discussion focused on how one can extract causal relationships in a complex system like the global climate, with a particular focus on teleconnections in the atmosphere. The event also served

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PIK event @ COP24



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Dr. Dim Coumou

Department of Water & Climate Risk
Institute for Environmental Studies (IVM)
VU Amsterdam
W&N-building, Room C-515
De Boelelaan 1087
1081 HV Amsterdam

Department of Earth System Analysis
Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research
Telegraphenberg A62, room S16
D-14473, Potsdam, Germany

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