Conference "Climate change in the Mediterranean: future challenges", by Jorge Olcina Cantos, Professor of Geographical Analysis and Head of the Climatology Laboratory of the University of Alicante. Organized by: Grupo de Estudios de Actualidad de Alicante, GEA.
Place: Sede Universitaria Ciudad de Alicante, Ramón y Cajal, 4. Day: November 22, 2017, Wednesday at 7:00 p.m.
The Professor of Geographical Analysis, director of the Laboratory of Climatology of the University of Alicante and director of the University City Seat of Alicante, Jorge Olcina, presides since last Friday, October 27, the Association of Spanish Geographers. The UA professor was the winner in the elections held during the extraordinary general assembly held in Madrid...
Twenty years have passed since the catastrophic floods of September 30, 1997. In this seminar will remember the climatic peculiarities of the province that cause these extremely intense downpours. Consult here the program.
Place: Palacio de Labradores, 15 (El Portalet - Sala noble) Day: 2 November 2017, 18:30 hours. Free entrance. Consult here the brochure.
Long linked to his hometown, of which he is a Favorite Son and a great connoisseur of the problem of water and irrigators, Antonio Gil Olcina also has the High distinction of the Generalitat Valenciana, Grand Cross of Jaume I the Conqueror and is Knight Covered in Orihuela.
The Tuesday 10 October, will inaugurate the eighth edition of the Master Planning and Management of Natural Risks, course 2017-18.
The inaugural conference will run to charge of the Dr. Pilar Paneque (Pablo de Olavide University, European Project Empowering Climate Resilience, E-CARE). The title is "Vulnerability and resilience in the study of the risks".
The act will celebrate on 10 October, to the 17:00 hours, in the Hall of Degrees of the Faculty of Philosophy and Letters III.
PRE-REGISTRATION CONTINUES OPEN IN MASTER PLANNING AND MANAGEMENT OF NATURAL RISKS - ACADEMIC COURSE 2017-2018
Pre-registration Third Phase until 15 Desember 2017, if the places are not covered before.
This last publication, "Tratado de Climatología", realized by the professors Antonio Gil Olcina and Jorge Olcina Cantos, promises to turn into a reference among the manuals of climatology. This work treats to analyze, in a rigorous and enjoyable form, aspects and concepts related to historical climatology, analytical and dynamic, presenting on the other hand a complete collection of illustrations and of concepts and data hitherto little spread, generally unknown.
The professor Antonio Gil Olcina in his new work titled "Acondicionamiento, rectificación y regulación del Segura. Modificación de lechos, cuenca y régimen fluvial", reflects the efforts and hydraulic and hydrological performances of all type, the vital challenge that poses the half natural in the basin of the Segura, the river non-native more acutely regulated of Spain, and the problems for resolving.