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CIRA

Cooperative Institute for Research in the Atmosphere


Join us

NEW DATES: June 6th-10th, 2022

at the Canvas Stadium, Colorado State University, Fort Collins Colorado

Hosted by CIRA and Colorado State University

Sponsored by

Office of the Vice President of Research at Colorado State University, Warner Scott Jr. College of Engineering, Department of Atmospheric Science, Cooperative Institute for Research in the Atmosphere, National Science Foundation, and NASA

NASA NSF

 

 

 

 

Registration & Submissions


Register for the Symposium

Registration will be open early 2022.

Abstract Submissions

Abstract submissions will be open early 2022

Any inquirers can be directed to Steven Fletcher at: Steven.Fletcher@colostate.edu

Event Details


Data Assimilation is the science of combining prior knowledge in the form of comprehensive numerical models of (components of) the Earth system with observations of the Earth. It has a strong mathematical background in Bayesian Inference and Inverse modelling, and is crucial for accurate prediction of e.g. weather, coastal oceans, and climate. Huge advances in both theory, models, observations and computational resources have revolutionized the field, with clear and direct societal benefits.

The 8th International Symposium on Data Assimilation (ISDA2022) continues a series of well-received and attended events: ISDA2019 in Kobe, ISDA2018 in Munich, ISDA2016 in Reading, ISDA2015 in Kobe, ISDA2014 in Munich and the first two symposia at DWD in Offenbach in 2012 and 2011, following the grant vision of Dr. Roland Potthast. This the first time it is organized in the USA, and we are expecting over 150 participants.

The main objective of the conference is to bring together data-assimilation experts from all over the world to discuss problems and progress in the field of data assimilation and the use of satellite observations for weather and climate. The expertise of the participants will range from fundamental mathematics and developing new data-assimilation methodologies being derived and developed at many academic and research institutions from around the world, through to scientists working at operational weather and climate prediction centers, such as NASA/GMAO, ECMWF, NOAA/NCEP/EMC, ONR/NRL, and Met Offices from all over the world.

Discussion topics will include Method Development and Mathematics of Data Assimilation, Satellite Data Assimilation, Error Covariance Estimation in Observations, State and Model, Coupled Data Assimilation Developments, Convective Scale Data Assimilation, Atmospheric Chemistry, and Aerosol Data Assimilation, Earth Systems Components and Further Applications of Data Assimilation, and Machine Learning for Data Assimilation.

A number of studentships are available, both for USA and international PhD students.
A studentship consists of paid travel from your departure location to the conference and back, hotel costs for the duration of the conference, and a per diem for meals during the conference. More information will be available after summer 2021.
To apply to be considered for a studentship send your abstract, a motivation letter on why your should be offered a studentship, both scientifically and perhaps otherwise, and a consensus statement from your supervisor to peter.vanleeuwen@colostate.edu with header ‘ISDA studentship’.
Please note that you also need to send your abstract in via the ISDA website.

From Denver International Airport (DIA):

  • Preferred transportation from DIA is Groome — Click Here to learn more
  • To view the DIA transportation website — Click Here

Getting around Fort Collins:

Fort Collins public transportation is run through Transfort. They offer bus lines as well as a MAX line that runs parallel with the university.
  • To learn more about the TransFort bus routes — Click Here
  • To learn about the MAX line — Click Here
  • Fort Collins also offers a Bike Share program — Click Here to learn more
  • If you choose to bike Fort Collins you can view and download a Bike Route Map — Click Here

 

Coming Soon

Holli Knutson (Administrative Contact)
CIRA/Colorado State University
Holli.Knutson@Colostate.edu
970-491-8209

 

Dr. Steven Fletcher (Science Program Contact)
CIRA/Colorado State University
Steven.Fletcher@Colostate.edu
970-491-8376

 

Professor Peter Jan van Leeuwen (Science Program Contact)
Dept. of Atmospheric Science/Colorado State University
Peter.vanLeeuwen@colostate.edu
970-491-8436