Outstanding Poster Award

An Outstanding Poster Award will be given at the 10th EMS / 8th ECAC in Zürich.

Svetlana Reneva being presented the Outstanding Poster Award. Laurant Dubus could not be at the award presentation.


Svetlana Reneva, Poster P1-68: Effect of wetland types on methane emission from Russian frozen wetlands under conditions of climate change (session AW11). Link to Abstract

Citation:

The contribution is a clear and concise presentation of an important aspect of climatic change, namely a possible increased release of methane in the Russian Arcitc, a topic of high relevance for the living conditions in this sensitive environment.


Marie Berthelot, Laurant Dubus, and J. Gailhard, Poster P1-68: Improvement of ECMWF monthly forecasts of precipitation over France with an analog method (session AW9). Link to Abstract

Citation:

The contribution tackles an issue of high significance with an appropriate use of up-to-date forecasting tools and nevertheless presents the results in an easily understandable manner.


The Select Committee consisted of

  • Jochen Grandell (Chair), EUMETSAT,
  • Saskia Willemse, MeteoSwiss,
  • Anna Maria Sempreviva, ISAC-CNR, Italy,
  • Martin Piringer, ZAMG, Austria,
  • Peter Builtjes, TNO, The Netherlands,
  • Sylvain Joffre, Finnish Meteorological Institute.

  • Scientific quality;
  • Innovativeness of the approach;
  • Potential impacts of the results;
  • Visual aspects, attractiveness;
  • Clarity/fluency to have the message through to the readers.

The author(s) receive one registration fee waiver for the EMS & ECAM 2011 in Berlin, and the posters will be highlighted on the EMS website as example of Best Practice.