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AFFILIATIONS

Adjunct Professor, School of Earth and Ocean Sciences, University of Victoria

Canadian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society (Member)

American Geophysical Union (Member)

American Meteorological Society (Member)

AWARDS / EDUCATION

PhD University of Eindhoven (The Netherlands) 2003

M.Sc. University of Utrecht (The Netherlands) 1999

 

Dr. Michael Sigmond

Research Scientist - Understanding, modelling and prediction of climate variability and change

CURRENT S&T / RESEARCH - Understanding and predicting climate variability and climate change using climate models.

  • Seasonal climate predictions (Arctic sea ice, stratosphere and its impact on the surface)
  • Atmospheric large-scale circulation changes, and implications for regional climate
  • Impact of the ozone hole on the Southern Ocean and Antarctic sea ice
  • Local and remote climate impacts of Arctic sea ice melt
  • Stratospheric climate change

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES / INTERESTS

Co-author, WMO 2014 Ozone Assessment, Chapter 4 (Stratospheric ozone changes and climate)

Co-author, SPARC Report on the Evaluation of Chemistry-Climate Models, 2010, Chapter 3 (Radiation)

Co-author, SPARC Report on the Evaluation of Chemistry-Climate Models, 2010, Chapter 4 (Dynamics)

KEY PUBLICATIONS

2016

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2008

Expertise Categories associated with this S&T Expert:

Air
     Adaptation & Impacts
          Climate
          Computer analysis and modelling
Arctic & Northern
Climate
     Climate Change and Processes
          Adaptation and impacts
          Greenhouse gases
          Prediction
          Trends and variability
     Climate Modelling
          Circulation
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