[F&ES 718] / 2016-2017
IPCC AR5 Assessment: The Physical Science Basis
This weekly seminar is structured to read and evaluate key chapters from the IPCC AR5 Working Group I 2013 report (http://www.climatechange2013.org/report/review-drafts/
). The report will impact environmental and economic decisions for years to come and has already received substantial public attention. The purpose of the seminar is to familiarize the next generation of international environmental leaders with the latest advances in climate science. Seminar responsibilities include active participation in weekly meetings and the leadership of one chapter discussion. Guest lectures and skype interviews with lead authors of the report.