YMC Fifth International Workshop

Workshop official site provided by NTU is [here].

Note. YMC 5th Workshop as in a conventional format (i.e., in person) was canceled due to COVID-19. By considering a difficulty of participation from the world due to time difference, an online meeting was arranged as a half-day session in the Climate Hotpot in Action Forum (CHIA).

 Date :

  Thursday, September 2, 2021

  (CHIA; September 1 - 3, 2021)

 Venue :


 Objectives :

Review of the current status and research hot topics from YMC, SCSTIMX, and PISTON

 Disclaimer :

This workshop was designed to discuss for science purposes only. All toponyms or geographical nomenclature found in the presentation files are soley the view of the authors and do not necessarily represent that of the all workshop participants nor the YMC community.

 Program :

Day-1: Wednesday, September 1 (GMT+8, Taipei Time)

09:00 - 09:20
Opening and group photos
09:20 - 10:40
Session I: TC and Climate
11:00 - 12:20
Session II: Climate Forecast/Application
13:20 - 14:00
Session III: Weather and Climate Extremes
14:00 - 15:20
Session IV-1: Climate Model Development
15:40 - 16:40
Session IV-2: Climate Model Development

Day-2: Thursday, September 2 (GMT+8, Taipei Time)

09:00 - 10:30
Session V-1: YMC and SCSTIMX - Keynote Lectures
  • Kunio Yoneyama (JAMSTEC) "Some progress of the YMC in the recent pandemic period" [pdf]
  • Eric D. Maloney (Colorado State University) "MJO-Maritime Continent interactions: Current and future climate"
  • Chung-Hsiung Sui (National Taiwan University) "Current SCSTIMX progress and related S2S research"
  • 10:30 - 10:50
    Session V-2: YMC and SCSTIMX - Joint discussion for upcoming field campaign and future research focus over MC
    11:00 - 12:00
    Session V-3: YMC and SCSTIMX
  • Wei-Ting Chen (National Taiwan University) "The multi-scale processes of organized convection over SCS and MC: diurnal cycle, monsoon onset, and extreme rainfall"
  • Jau-Ming Chen (National Kaohsiung University of Science and Technology) "Track variability of South China Sea-formed tropical cyclones modulated by seasonal and intraseasonal circulations"
  • Mong-Ming Lu (National Taiwan University) "The MJO and CCEWs influence on the eastern Philippines winter sub-seasonal peak rainfall events and prediction evaluation in the S2S database"
  • 13:30 - 16:00
    Poster Presentation

    Day-3: Friday, September 3 (GMT+8, Taipei Time)

    09:00 - 10:40
    Session VI-1: Natural climate variability and anthropogenic climate change
    11:00 - 12:20
    Session VI-2: Natural climate variability and anthropogenic climate change

     Special thanks :

    • Coordination between CHIA and YMC in a difficult pandemic time had been made by Prof. Wei-Ting Chen and Prof. Chung-Hsiung Sui.