pdfProgramme (a printable pdf with participants' e-mail addresses included)

Updated 7.9.2012.

Tuesday the 18th of September 2012.

Auditorium Brainstorm / Lecture room Aqua

09.00 - 09.10 Opening: Sylvain Joffre, head of Meteorological Research of FMI

09.10 - 09.20 Practical arrangements

(Instructions and password in the end of this programme)
06.20 - 07.40 UTC (09.20 - 10.40 EET)

Lake data assimilation in NWP models

Chairman: Jean-Francois Mahfouf

09.20 - 09.40

Emma Fiedler: An operational analysis of lake surface water temperature

abstract     presentation

09.40 - 10.00

Ekaterina Kourzeneva: Data assimilation over lakes

abstract     presentation

10.00 - 10.20

Dmitri Mironov: Nudging of the Water Surface Temperature and Ice Cover Observations into Lake Parameterization Scheme FLake

abstract     presentation


10.20 - 10.40

Homa Kheyrollah Pour: Evaluation and Assimilation of Remotely-Sensed Lake Surface Temperature in the HIRLAM Weather Forecasting System

abstract     presentation


10.40 - 11.10


Chairman: Victor Stepanenko

11.10 - 11.30

Margarita Choulga: Estimations of mean lake depth for Boreal lakes

abstract     presentation


11.30 - 11.45

Yurii Batrak (presented by E.Kurzeneva): Improved lake climatology for use in NWP and climate models

abstract     presentation

Lakes in climate simulations

11.45 - 12.15

Andrey Martynov: Lakes in climate change simulations over North America by Canadian Regional Climate Model, version 5

abstract     presentation

12.15 - 12.30 Jussi Kaurola: First attempts to simulate lake ice in Finland with FLake and REMO regional climate model

abstract     presentation

12.30 - 13.30 Lunch

Moving to lecture room Aqua

(Instructions and password in the end of programme)
10.30 - 12.10 UTC (13.30 - 15.10 EET)

Lake parametrisations in NWP and climate models

Chairman: Jeanette Onvlee

13.30 - 13.50

Patricia Rosnay: Current status of lake modelling and initialisation at ECMWF

abstract     presentation

13.50 - 14.10

Juergen Helmert: Implementation of an improved land-surface parameterization scheme with FLake in the ICON model

abstract     presentation

14.10 - 14.30

Kalle Eerola: First experiences of operational HIRLAM with Flake

abstract     presentation

14.30 - 14.50

Cisco de Bruijn: Prediction of lake ice in the Netherlands using FLake

abstract     presentation


14.50 - 15.10

Rui Salgado: The impact of lake representation on high-resolution mesoscale simulations: Alqueva (South Portugal) case study.

abstract     presentation

15.10 - 15.40 Refreshments

Development and observational validation of lake models

Chairman: Gabriel Rooney

15.40 - 16.00

Georgiy Kirillin: Towards improved treatment of lake stratification in FLake

abstract     presentation


16.00 - 16.20

Viktor Stepanenko: An intercomparison model study of Lake Valkea-Kotinen

abstract     presentation

16.20 - 16.40

Wim Thiery: LakeMIP Kivu: Evaluating the representation of a large, deep tropical lake by a set of 1-dimensional lake models using a comprehensive set of lake temperature profiles

abstract     presentation

16.40 - 17.00

Patrick Le Moigne: Presentation of the THAUMEX measurement campaign. Modelling of a coastal lagoon with FLake

abstract     presentation

Wednesday the 19th of September 2012

Excursion to Kiljava

8.30 Bus from FMI to Kiljavanranta, lake Sääksjärvi

The day in Kiljavanranta may be organised according to the weather, but preliminary the meeting room is available in the morning.

9.30 Welcoming coffee

10.00 - 10.20

Jean-Francois Mahfouf: Ongoing activities of the SRNWP Expert Team on Surface Processes

abstract     presentation


10.20 - 10.40

Jeanette Onvlee: Understanding conditions on Lake Victoria: A WMO initiative

abstract     presentation

10.40 Start of working sessions

Participants are encouraged to suggest what would be the most important topics to working groups/sessions, now that there is a possibility to use a few hours to work together with colleagues. The working groups/sessions should contribute to the future plans and make suggestions. Reports are presented in the final discussion on Thursday.

12 - 13 Lunch

14- 15 Coffee

18- 20 Sauna

20 - 22 Dinner

22- Bus back to Helsinki

Thursday the 20th of September 2012.

Auditorium Brainstorm

(Instructions and password in the end of programme)
05.45 - 07.25 UTC (08.45 - 10.25 EET)

Topics of lake observation and modelling

Chairman: Stefan Gollvik

8.45 - 09.05

Bertel Vehviläinen: Forecasting of lakes in SYKE

abstract     presentation

09.05 - 09.25

Arkady Terzhevik: Radiatively-driven convection: Does it really control suspension of phytoplankton in ice-covered lakes?

abstract     presentation


09.25 - 09.45

Bin Cheng: Evolution of snow and ice thickness in Lake Orajärvi, northern Finland

abstract     presentation

09.45 - 10.05

Ivan Mammarella: Eddy covariance measurements of energy and CO2 fluxes over a boreal lake in southern Finland

abstract     presentation

10.05 - 10.25

Miguel Potes: Extinction coefficient measurements over inland waters

abstract     presentation

10.25 - 10.50 Refreshments

10.50 - 12.30

Reports of the working groups/sessions, final discussion and conclusions

12.30 Closure of the workshop

12.30 Lunch

Afternoon: a meeting room (Turbulenssi, 4th floor) will be available to continue work together with colleagues

Password for the internet sessions: fmilake12
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