Dr. Soumik Basu is a Research Associate at Prairie Adaptation Research Collaborative (PARC) and Department of Geography and Environmental Studies, University of Regina in Regina, Saskatchewan. His area of expertise includes regional and global climate modeling, dynamical downscaling, extratropical cyclone variability and dynamics, climate extremes and hydroclimate in the Prairie regions, Arctic climate variability, future climate scenarios in CMIP5 and CMIP6 experiments, the interaction between Arctic climate variability and mid-latitude climate, Eurasian mid-latitude cyclone variability. He has a M.Sc. in Atmospheric Sciences from University of Kolkata, India and a PhD from University of Alaska Fairbanks in Alaska, USA. Before moving to Canada, he worked at the International Arctic Research Center in Fairbanks, Alaska, USA for many years.


Join Soumik and Dave for the CitiesIPCC Idea Talk: Modelling Climate Change session on Thursday, October 1 from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm, where they’ll share their research project, High-Resolution Climate Change Projections for the City of Edmonton: Modelling Extreme Events & Uncertainty.


Thank you to The City of Edmonton Change for Climate for supporting this research and this session.