Chris Jones, Pam Martin and Bjorn Sandstede organize "Tipping Points in Climate Systems" IdeaLab at ICERM

The Institute for Computational and Experimental Research in Mathematics (ICERM) invites early career researchers (postdoctoral fellows and assistant professors) to IdeaLab 2013 to brainstorm projects and develop proposals in the area of Tipping Points in Climate Systems .

Dates: July 15-19, 2013

Location: ICERM, Brown University in Providence, RI

Funding: Travel support, 6 nights accommodations and meal allowance

Application deadline: March 15, 2013

Organizing Committee: Christopher K.R.T. Jones (UNC), Pamela Martin (IUPUI) and Bjorn Sandstede (Brown University)

The IdeaLab will run as follows:
Participants will begin the week by presenting their research interests to build a common understanding of the breadth and depth of expertise. Throughout the week, leading senior researchers will give comprehensive overviews of their research topics. Smaller teams will be created to discuss, in depth, various research questions, obstacles, and possible solutions. At week's end, teams will present on the problems at hand and solution ideas. These will be shared with a broad audience including invited program officers from funding agencies.

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