SPARC Reanalysis Intercomparison Project

Past Events

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