Tyndall Lecture

Session ID#: 29028

Session Description:
This annual lecture offers a historical perspective on global environmental change. The lecture is named in honor of 19th century Irish-born scientist John Tyndall FRS, whose measurements in the mid-century confirmed the significance of the greenhouse effect, which had been first hypothesized by French mathematician/physicist Joseph Fourier in 1824.
Primary Convener:  David M. Cairns, Texas A&M University College Station, College Station, TX, United States
Conveners:  Ellen Mosley-Thompson, Byrd Polar and Climate Research Center, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, United States and Ali H Omar, NASA Langley Research Center, Hampton, VA, United States
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Abstracts Submitted to this Session:

James Rodger Fleming, Colby College, China, ME, United States