Rasmusson-Wyrtki session on ENSO, Tropical Ocean-Atmosphere Interactions, and Global Climatic Impacts: 20 Years after TOGA-Part II

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Tuesday, 6 January 2015: 1:30 PM-3:00 PM
122BC (Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings)
Host: 27th Conference on Climate Variability and Change
Chair:  Clara Deser, Climate and Global Dynamics Division, NCAR, Boulder, CO

  1:30 PM
A nonlinear framework for advancing our understanding of ENSO in climate models
Pedro N. DiNezio, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI

  2:00 PM
Progresses Since TOGA in Understanding El Niño Dynamics
Fei-Fei Jin, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI

  2:15 PM
The Curious Case of the El Niño That Never Happened: A perspective from 40 years of progress in climate research and forecasting
Michael McPhaden, NOAA/ERL/Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory, Seattle, WA; and A. Timmermann, M. J. Widlansky, M. A. Balmaseda, and T. N. Stockdale
  2:30 PM
Identifying unpredictable components of El Niño
Cécile Penland, NOAA/ESRL/Physical Sciences Division, Boulder, CO