ESIG Annual Scientific Report 2003 NCAR UCAR NSF ASR 2002 ATD ASR SCD ASR CGD ASR HAO ASR MMM ASR RAP ASR SCD ASR ACD ASR ASP ASR RAP ASR ESIG ASR

Table of Contents | Director's Message | Executive Summary
Strategic Initiatives
| Fundamental Research | Enhancing Productivity | Protection of Life and Property
Education & Outreach | Additional Educational Activities | Publications | Community Service
Staff, Visitors and Collaborators | ASR 2003 Home


Table of Contents

Message from the Director

Executive Summary

NCAR Strategic Initiatives

Fundamental Research

  • Assessing Socioeconomic Value of Weather and Climate Forecasts
  • Carbon Cycle Science
  • Circle of Knowledge: Climate, Weather and Environmental Change
  • Effects of Climate on Simulated Crops
  • Ethics of Generation and Use of Weather and Short-Term Climate Forecasts
  • Exploration of GIS Technologies for IHOP
  • Hindcasting Little Ice Age and Last Millennium
  • Land Cover Forcing from SRES Scenarios in Climate Models
  • Problem Definitions for Designing Observing Networks
  • Reducing Uncertainty in Paleoenvironmental Reconstruction
  • Superstorm '93
  • Uncertainty in Climate Model Simulations

Enhancing Productivity and Resilience of Natural Resources

  • Climate Variability in the Alaskan North Slope Coastal Region
  • Coral Reefs and Climate Change
  • Issues in the Impacts of Climatic Variability and Change on Agriculture
  • International Center for Desert Affairs
  • International Fisheries and Climate Variability
    • Cooperative Fishery Management
    • Pacific Salmon
    • Tuna Management
  • Water and Climate

Protection of Life and Property

  • Challenges to Resort Communities in the Face of Drought
  • Climate Variability and Uncertainty in Flood Hazard Planning
  • Development of Climate/Human Health Program
  • Early Warning Systems
  • Estimating Landscape Values
  • Evaluating Societal Needs for Improved Quantitative Precipitation Forecasts (QPFs)
  • Extreme Weather and Climate Events
  • Increasing Value of Weather Information in Operation of the Electric Power System
  • Managing Wildland Fire Risks

Education and Outreach

  • Advanced Institute on Urbanization, Emissions and the Global Carbon Cycle
  • AMS Committee on Probability and Statistics
  • Case Studies of Forecast Value Website
  • Climate Affairs Developments
  • Climate Affairs: A Primer
  • Climate Discovery Exhibit
  • Clim-Econ Discussion List
  • Disaster Dynamics
  • Empowering an Alliance for Environmental Research and Education
  • Fragilecologies Website
  • Geophysical Statistics Project (GSP)
  • Network Newsletter/ENSO Signal
  • Statistics of Weather and Climate Extremes
  • Telementoring

Additional Educational Activities

  • Dissertation Committees
  • Formal Teaching Arrangements
  • Non-Technical, Popular Presentations
  • Scientific or Technical Seminars
  • Workshops and Colloquia

Publications

  • Refereed
  • Non-Refereed

Community Service

  • Editorships of Peer-Reviewed Journal
  • Scientific, Policy, or Educational Committees, Advisory Panels

Staff, Visitors and Collaborators

  • Staff
  • ASP Postdoctoral Fellows
  • Visitors and Collaborators

Table of Contents | Director's Message | Executive Summary
Strategic Initiatives
| Fundamental Research | Enhancing Productivity | Protection of Life and Property
Education & Outreach | Additional Educational Activities | Publications | Community Service
Staff, Visitors and Collaborators | ASR 2003 Home