The SOLAS 5th Summer School was held at the Institut d'Etudes Scientifiques de Cargèse on the French island of Corsica. Organised and run by Véronique Garçon, and the SOLAS International Project Office. The 5th SOLAS Summer School welcomed 72 PhD students and early career scientists from 25 countries with a wide range of scientific expertise and experience, covering all of the SOLAS scientific areas.
The Summer School offered the opportunity to expand and develop knowledge on all aspects of SOLAS science and to meet and strenghten future collaboration with others from around the world researching SOLAS-related topics.
The below documents of the 5th SOLAS Summer School are available for download:
Summer School 2011 - Flyer
Summer School 2011 - Programme
Summer School 2011 - Handbook
Download the SOLAS Newsletter Issue 14
AGU Bookshelf - Eos interview with Corinne Le Quéré
|Corinne Le Quere
|Roland von Glasow
|Chun Chui Lien
|Ernesto Molina Balari
|Vidya Pottekkat Jayapaian
|Maria Carmen Igarza-Tagle
|Sujith Kalarikkal Bhaskaran
Best poster winners - lecturer's vote winners
- Daniela Böttjer
- Virginie Galindo
- Karin Kvale
- Leila Nagel
- Vidya Pottekkat Jayapalan
- Giuliana Turi
Summer School poster competition: The SOLAS Summer School places significant emphasis on the communication aspect of the Summer School. The students attended practical sessions on how to effectively communicate by poster presentation. The lecturers identified the best posters.
Best oral presentation winners - student's vote winners
- Colleen Durkin
- Sarah Fawcett
- Judith Hauck
Best oral presentation winners - lecturer's vote winners
- Julien Dekaezemacker
- Josiane Mélançon
- Florian Wetzel
The SOLAS Summer School prides itself in encouraging collaboration and future association between the participants, and, as with the poster presentation workshop, efforts focus on developing the skills required for eloquent oral presentation. Each participant, after attending this workshop, gained the opportunity to apply the teaching to their own presentations and provided a short demonstration, of their own research, to their cohorts. The students and lectures identified the best presentations, and these following students gained awards.
Impressions of the 5th SOLA Summer School 2011 which took place in Cargèse, Corsica, France. Visit also the SOLAS Flickr account to see more pictures of SOLAS events and SOLAS-related research.