The Karthaus Summerschool on Ice Sheets and Glaciers in the Climate System is a 10-day international course that will take place in the South Tirolian town Karthaus 15-24 September 2021. It has place for 36 students and provides them with a thorough introduction to the dynamics of glaciers and ice sheets with a focus on ice-climate interactions. The course is intended for early-stage PhD candidates that work in glaciology-related climate projects from all over the world. Although the course is anchored in continuum-mechanics and numerical modeling, it also provides lectures on ice-atmosphere interaction, the climate of ice sheets and glaciers, glacier hydrology, ice-ocean interactions, geomorphology, and geodynamics. An important part of the course is networking and community building, for participants and teachers.
More information can be found on: https://www.projects.science.uu.nl/iceclimate/karthaus/
Date and Location:
15 - 24 September 2021, Karthaus (Italy)
IASC Working Groups / Committees funding the Project:
Year funded by IASC