2019 Gent Symposium

This symposium will celebrate the scientific contributions of Peter Gent on the occasion of his retirement from NCAR. Invited talks will cover a range of topics that Peter has contributed to including geophysical fluid dynamics, tropical oceanography, parameterization of ocean eddies, and climate dynamics. Contributed presentations are welcome and encouraged.

Symposium attendance is free of charge, but registration is requested to aid in meeting logistics. Registration will close on 02 January 2019

Event Details

Date & Location

Event Date: January 14th 2019
Location: NCAR Mesa Lab, Boulder CO

Invited Speakers

  • Cecilia Bitz, University of Washington – The Coolest part of the Ocean
  • Trevor McDougall, University of New South Wales - Residual Gent theory
  • James McWilliams, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Balance and Buoyancy Flux
  • Tony Rosati, Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL) - Ode to GM

Event Agenda

Event Contacts