CONFESS hosted its second General Assembly with project partners on the Wednesday, 1st December 2021 from 09:00 UK Time.
All work package leaders and most of the project team members were present and presented the progress of the project.
Presentations from the meeting are available below.
|9:00-9:05||Welcome||Magdalena Alonso Balmaseda (ECMWF)|
|9:05-9:10||WP1 update||Constantin Ardilouze (MF)|
|9:10-9:25||Comparison of LAI trends||Gildas Dayon (MF)|
|9:25-9:40||Impacts of interannually varying LAI vs. evolving LULC||Souhail Boussetta (ECMWF)|
|9:40-9:50||Improved effective vegetation cover parameterization||Fransje van Oorschot (CNR-ISAC)|
|9:50-10:00||Multi-model study on the effect of inter-annually varying LAI||Fransje van Oorschot (CNR-ISAC)|
|10:00-10:05||WP2 update||Roberto Bilbao (BSC)|
|10:05-10:15||Tropospheric and volcanic aerosol developments||Tim Stockdale (ECMWF)|
|10:15-10:25||Preliminary evaluation of the CONFESS biomass burning experiments with the ECMWF ENS system.||Angela Benedetti (ECMWF)|
|10:25-10:35||An empirical model for predicting biomass emissions.||Pablo Ortega (BSC)|
|10:35-10:45||Comparison of CMIP6, EVA and EVA_H volcanic forcings and climate response in EC-Earth3.||Roberto Bilbao (BSC)|
|10:45-11:00 Coffee break|
|11:00-11:05||WP3 update||Lauriane Batté (MF)|
|11:05-11:20||Impact of interactive vegetation on seasonal prediction in the CNRM-CM model||Gildas Dayon (MF)|
|11:20-11:35||Effects of the realistic vegetation cover on predictions at seasonal and decadal time scales||Andrea Alessandri / Emanuele DiCarlo (CNR-ISAC)|
|11:35-11:50||Time-varying vegetation: Initial results from ECMWF seasonal hindcasts||Retish Senan (ECMWF)|
|11:50-12:05||Impact of volcanic eruptions on decadal predictions||Roberto Bilbao (BSC)|
|WP4 & closure|
|12:05 – 12:10||WP4 -Coordination and Dissemination||Tanya Warnaars (ECMWF)|