The Key Laboratory of Biodiversity and Biogeography, the Chinese Academy of Sciences
NECLIME is an international open network of palaeobotanists focussing on Neogene Eurasian climate to obtain a better understanding of long-term palaeoclimate processes in mid latitudes.
Time: Nov.18 to Nov. 20, 2010
Venue: Presentation Hall of KUN Herbarium
Organised by Zhou Zhe-Kun and Volker Mosbrugger
NECLIME Working Groups
Key Laboratory of Biodiversity and Biogeography
Kunming Institute of Botany
Chinese Academy of Sciences
The Primary Schedule
November 18th, 2010
9:00 - 9:20: Opening Ceremony.
Chair person: Hang SUN, deputy director of Kunming Institute of Botany,Chinese Academy of Sciences
9:20-17:30: Oral presentations focusing on large scale patterns and teleconnections in Eastern Eurasia and comparison with Europe, including the history of East and Southeast Asian monsoon systems and the impact of Himalayan uplift on Eurasian Neogene climate history.
November 19th, 2010
9:00-17:30 Field excursion: visiting the evergreen broad-leaves forests around Kunming.
November 20th, 2010
9:00-17:00: Oral presentations focusing on the East Asian climate and vegetation in the Neogene.
17:00-17:30: Closing Ceremony.
For more information, check out the NECLIME website at http://www.neclime.de/