Morning plenary: Vladimir Kattsov
The director of Voeikov Main Geophysical Observatory in St. Petersburg, Dr Vladimr Kattsov, will hold the morning lecture today. He is replacing Alexander Frolov.
The observatory is part of Russian Federal Service for Hydrometeorology (Roshydromet).
Dr. Kattsov is a doctor of science. His expertise is in global climate 3D modelling, high-latitude climate dynamics and model evaluation.
Kattsov was the lead author of the IPCC Working Group I Third (2001)
and Fourth (2007) Assessment Reports; Arctic Climate Impact Assessment
(ACIA, 2005). Member of the CAS/JSC Working Group on Numerical
Experimentation (WGNE, 2000-2005). Member, World Climate Research
Programme (WCRP) Climate and Cryosphere Scientific Steering Group (CliC
SSG, since 2007). Member, Scientific Advisory Committee, Asia-Pacific
Economic Cooperation Climate Center (APCC, since 2006).
Last updated: 12.06.2010