Semi-monthly webinars by project members in EMERALD.


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Time and place: Dec. 7, 2022 9:00 AM10:00 AM, Zoom

Title: The Land Sites Platform makes CLM-FATES modelling easy. Now what? 

Speakers: Eva Lieungh, NHM, and the team behind the NorESM Landsites Platform 


Time and place: Oct. 12, 2022 12:00 PM1:00 PM, Zoom

Title: Evaluating global and regional land warming trends in the past decades with both MODIS and ERA5-Land land surface temperature data 

Speaker: Frode Stordal, UiO

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Time and place: May 18, 2022 12:00 PM1:00 PM, Zoom and the Climate House at NHM

Title: The Changing Arctic Landscape of Alaska: Beaver Colonization of the Tundra

Speaker: Ken Tape, Research associate professor at University of Alaska Fairbanks

This event will be arranged hybrid: both on Zoom and in the Climate house at Tøyen.

Time and place: Apr. 27, 2022 12:00 PM1:00 PM, Zoom

Title, talk 1: A Green Blanket: How vegetation insulates the Arctic soil

Speaker: Sil Schuuring, PhD student at UNIS


Title, talk 2: New climate projections for Norway: Climate in Norway 2100.

Speaker 2: Irene Brox Nilsen, NVE and the Norwegian Centre for Climate Services

Time and place: Mar. 30, 2022 12:00 PM1:00 PM, Zoom

Title: A joint climate and nature cure: A transformative change perspective

Speaker: Magni Olsen Kyrkjeeide, NINA



Time and place: Feb. 23, 2022 12:00 PM1:00 PM, Zoom

Title: An artificial intelligence approach to remotely assess pale lichen biomass

Speaker: Rasmus Erlandsson, NINA



Time and place: Dec. 8, 2021 12:00 PM1:00 PM, Zoom

Title: Opportunities for integrating insights from population ecologists into FATES

Speakers: Ragnhild Gya, UiB and participants at a joint IPM/Galaxy FATES workshop




Time and place: Oct. 27, 2021 12:00 PM1:00 PM, Zoom

Title: Understanding and predicting plant traits and carbon processes with Eco-Evolutionary Optimality principle. 

Speaker: Han Wang, Tsinghua University



Time and place: June 23, 2021 12:00 PM1:00 PM, Zoom

Title: Modeling of a century with tree- and forest line changes and their climate impact.

Speakers: Master students at UiO, Adam Naas and Gunnar Thorsen Liahjell.



Time and place: May 12, 2021 12:00 PM1:00 PM, Zoom

Title: From trees to cloud seeds: modelling the climate influence of biogenic volatile organic compounds with the Norwegian Earth System Model

Speaker: Sara M. Blichner, PhD, UiO



Time and place: Mar. 24, 2021 12:00 PM1:00 PM, Zoom

Title: Improved management, sharing and reuse of ecological data with Living Norway Ecological Data Network

Speaker: Erlend B. Nilsen – Senior Research Scientists at NINA and Professor II at Nord university



Time and place: Feb. 17, 2021 12:00 PM1:00 PM, Zoom

Title: Variation in albedo and other vegetation traits along gradients of reindeer grazing intensity in Arctic, alpine and boreal regions 

Speaker: Eirik Aasmo Finne, NINA Tromsø and UiO


Time and place: Nov. 25, 2020 12:00 PM1:00 PM, Zoom

Title: Vegetation atmosphere interactions in earth system models

Speaker: Devaraju Narayanappa, UiO



Time and place: Oct. 14, 2020 12:00 PM1:00 PM, Zoom

Speaker 1: Ane Vollsnes, UiO

Title: Field work at Iškoras and input to transpiration modelling.


Speaker 2: Ragnhild Gya, UiB

Title:  Indirect effects of climate change on alpine plant communities (the INCLINE project).


Speaker 3: Michal Torma, NHM and UiO

NiN mapping in Northern Norway.

Time and place: Sep. 23, 2020 12:00 PM1:00 PM, Zoom

Speaker 1: Inge Althuizen, NORCE

Title: The effects of abrupt permafrost thaw on carbon exchange in Northern Norway - current work and future directions.


Speaker 2: Aud Halbritter Reichsteiner, UiB.

Title: Data collection on biodiversity and carbon fluxes responses to warmer climate, nitrogen deposition and grazing – the first field season (Three-D project). 


Time and place: Aug. 26, 2020 12:00 PM1:00 PM, Zoom

Title: The CLM-FATES model platform for EMERALD and its implementation on GALAXY. 

Speaker: Hui Tang, UiO



Time and place: June 10, 2020 12:00 PM1:00 PM, Zoom

Title: Challenges in linking ecological data to vegetation models

Speaker: Sonya Rita Geange, UiB



Time and place: May 6, 2020 12:00 PM1:00 PM, Zoom

Title: Temporary Exhibition about climate feedbacks at the Climate House

Speaker: Anders Bryn, NHM.

Please have a look at this Climate House webpage.

Time and place: June 12, 2019 2:00 PM3:00 PM, Blindern, Department of Geosciences, Auditorium II

Title: The role of vegetation in the climate system.  Speaker: Hanna Lee, NORCE Bergen.

Note the change in time and place!

Time and place: Apr. 24, 2019 2:00 PM3:00 PM, Blindern, Geo, Auditorium II

Title: How can Emerald contribute to IPCC and CMIP (and vice versa)? Speaker: Terje Berntsen