SPARC Reanalysis Intercomparison Project

Past Events

S-RIP side meeting during the SPARC General Assembly and the 2018 SPARC Scientific Steering Group Meeting // 30 September-8 October 2018, Kyoto, Japan
An S-RIP side meeting was held on 5 October 2018 during the SPARC General Assembly, and the S-RIP activity and future plan were reported on 7 October 2018 at the SPARC Scientific Steering Group Meeting. Details are available here

S-RIP 2018 Chapter-lead Meeting // 25-29 June 2018, Boulder, USA
S-RIP Chapter-lead Meeting was held at the NorthWest Research Associates (NWRA), Boulder, USA during 25-29 June 2018 (28-29 for breakout sessions). Details are available here

5th International Conference on Reanalysis (ICR5) // 13-17 November 2017, Rome, Italy
There were invited and contributed talks/posters related to S-RIP. Details are available here

S-RIP 2017 Workshop // 23-25 October 2017, Reading, UK
Annual S-RIP workshop was held for 23-25 October 2017 at ECMWF, Reading, UK. The SPARC Data Assimilation activity had a workshop in the same location for 25–27 October, with a joint workshop on 25 October. Details are available here

SPARC Scientific Steering Group Meeting // 16-18 October 2017, Incheon, South Korea
Michelle Santee represented S-RIP at the SPARC SSG meeting. Details are available here

SPARC Scientific Steering Group Meeting // 1-4 November 2016, Berlin, Germany
Lesley Gray represented S-RIP at the SPARC SSG meeting. Details are available here

S-RIP 2016 Workshop // 19-21 October 2016, Victoria, Canada
Annual S-RIP workshop was held for 19-21 October 2016 at Victoria, Canada. The SPARC Data Assimilation activity had a workshop in the same location for 17–19 October, with a joint workshop on 19 October. Details are available here

SPARC Scientific Steering Group Meeting // 10-13 November 2015, Boulder, USA
Sean Davis represented S-RIP at the SPARC SSG meeting. Details are available here

S-RIP 2015 Workshop // 12-14 October 2015, Paris, France
Annual S-RIP workshop was held for 12-14 October 2015 at Université Pierre-et-Marie-Curie (UPMC; Pierre and Marie Curie University). The SPARC Data Assimilation activity had a workshop in the same location for 14–16 October, with a joint workshop on 14 October. Details are available here

SPARC Scientific Steering Group Meeting // 13-16 January 2015, Granada, Spain
Michaela Hegglin represented S-RIP at the SPARC SSG meeting. Details are available here

S-RIP 2014 Workshop // 10–12 September 2014, College Park, MD, USA
An S-RIP workshop was held for 10–12 September 2014 at the NOAA Center for Weather and Climate Prediction. The SPARC Data Assimilation activity had a workshop in the same location for 8–10 September, with a joint workshop on 10 September. Details are available here

SPARC Scientific Steering Group Meeting // 21 January 2014, Queenstown, New Zealand
Edwin Gerber represented S-RIP at the SPARC SSG meeting. The S-RIP Implementation Plan was well-received, and S-RIP has been made a "full" SPARC activity. Details are available here

SPARC 2014 General Assembly // 14 January 2014, Queenstown, New Zealand
The S-RIP co-leads convened a side meeting for working group members and other interested parties. Details are available here

S-RIP Planning Meeting // 29 April–1 May 2013, Exeter, UK
An S-RIP planning meeting was held to finalize the outline of the S-RIP report, determine the diagnostics and data required for each chapter, agree on general guidelines and protocols, and define the timetable for the project. 39 scientists participated, with 20 oral presentations and 21 poster presentations. Details are available here