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Deltas in the Anthropocene
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NCSU Dept of Marine Earth & Atmospheric Sciences Source-to-Sink Virtual Talk Series
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Speaker – Robert Nicholls, Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research, University of East Anglia Profile
Seminar Title – Deltas in the Anthropocene
Times – 9:00 am local time, Wednesday, September 16. US Eastern 9:00 am, London 2:00 pm, Paris 3:00 pm, Beijing: 9:00 pm, Sydney 11:00 pm
Prof. Nicholls is the new Director of the Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research since 01 October 2019. Robert is a world leading scientist and engineer who has studied coastal problems and solutions for 30 years, focusing on how increases in sea-level caused by climate change result in coastal erosion and flooding, and how communities can adapt to these changes. Most recently, Robert has led significant international projects on the integrated assessment of the development of deltas, including climate change, sea level rise and other key drivers.
He has published over 200 peer-reviewed papers, is the co-editor of six books, and many articles and book chapters, including authorship of five assessment reports of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC).
In 2019, Robert has been named in the top 1% of the world’s most highly cited researchers.
9:00 am - 10:00 am