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Persistent Summer Extremes – PERSIST

  • 15 April, 2018
  • VU University Amsterdam, Institute for Environmental Studies (IVM)
  • Dr Dim Coumou
  • Dr Frank Selten

My main focus of the PhD project is to use the Earth system model (EC-Earth) to answer various questions such as; what are the drivers of the persistent summer extremes in Europe? How are those extreme events related to climate change and what is the predictability of such events?


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