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                           March 11 (Wednesday)

Time

Program

9:00 ˇV 9:30

Registration

9:30 ˇV 10:00

Opening ceremony

10:00 - 10:30

Group photo and Coffee break

10:30 - 11:15

Keynote speech 1 -           Moderator: Prof. Dr.-Ing Chia Chuen Kao

Statistics of Multi-Decadal Variability of TC Activity in E Asia, 1948-2007

by Prof. Hans von Storch, Institute for Coastal Research, GKSS Research Centre, Geesthacht, Germany

11:15 - 12:00

Keynote speech 2 -           Moderator: Prof. Dr.-Ing Chia Chuen Kao

Recent Advance in Coupling Wave and Current Models

by Prof. Tai-Wen Hsu, Department of Hydraulic and Ocean Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Republic of China

12:00 ˇV 13:30

Lunch

13:30 - 15:00

Session 1  Waves and Surge Numerical Simulation

15:00 - 15:30

Coffee break

15:30 - 17:00

Session 2  Climate Change and Coastal Safety

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                           March 12 (Thursday)

Time

Program

08:30 -09:00

Registration

9:00 - 9:45

Keynote speech 3 -          Moderator: Dr. Ming-Dean Cheng

Atlantic Hurricanes and Climate ChangeˇVResults from Regional Model Downscaling

by Dr. Thomas R. Knutson, Climate Dynamics, Variability, and Prediction Group, Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, New Jersey, U.S.A.

9:45 - 10:30

Keynote speech 4 -         Moderator: Dr. Ming-Dean Cheng

Exploring the Modulation of Typhoon Activity by ENSO and MJO

by Dr. Suzana J. Camargo, Division of Ocean and Climate Physics, Lamont-Doherth Earth Observatory, Columbia University, New York, U.S.A.

10:30 -10:40

Coffee break

10:40 - 12:10

Session 3  Typhoon Numerical Simulation

12:10 ˇV 13:40

Lunch

13:40 - 15:30

Session 4  Typhoon and Surge Data Analysis

15:30 - 15:40

Coffee break

15:40 - 16:40

Wrap-up Discussion

Moderator: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Chia Chuen Kao and Prof. Hans von Storch

 

                          March 11 (Wednesday)

Session 1  Waves and Surge Numerical Simulation   Wednesday, March 11  13:30 - 15:00

Chairman: Dr. Hann-Ming Henry Juang

Evaluation of the Operational Wave Model in CWB for the Year of 2008

Yueh-Jiuan G. Hsu, Chi-Hao Chu, Fan-Ju Lin, and Tien-Wei Yang

 

Simulation of Storm Surges Induced by Typhoons Chanchu, Bilis and Kaemi in 2006

Hsien-Wen Li, , Cheng-Han Tsai, and Yao-Tsai Lo

 

The Development of a Tide and Storm Surge Prediction Model for the Seas around Taiwan

Jason C.S. Yu, C.R. Chiang, Y.J. Shu, and C. H. Chu

 

Importance of Air-sea Interactions on the Coupled Typhoon-wave-ocean Modeling

Il-Ju Moon

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Session 2  Climate Change and Coastal Safety        Wednesday, March 11  15:30 - 17:00

Chairman: Prof. Jason C.S. Yu

The Inundation Risk Map in the South-western Taiwan Region

Yung-Ming Chen

 

On the Use of Regional Climate Model (RCM) Wind Fields for a Long-Term Western Pacific Typhoon Wave Hindcasts

Yang-Ming Fan, Chia Chuen Kao, and Beng-Chun Lee

 

Long-term Hindcasting of Coastal Waves and Discussion on the Strategy for Coastal Disaster Prevention

Dong-Young Lee, and Kicheon Jun

 

The Impacts of Wave Climate Variation to the Coastal Erosions in Taiwan

Hwa Chien, Hao-Yuan Cheng, Wen-Chih Lee, and Chin-Ho Huang

 

Measurements of Ocean Surface Dynamics by Means of WERA Ocean Radar

Thomas Helzel, Matthias Kniephoff, Leif Petersen, and Markus Valentin

 

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                         March 12 (Thursday)

Session 3  Typhoon Numerical Simulation                Thursday, March 12  10:40 - 12:10

Chairman: Prof. Tsang-Jong Chang

Case Studies of Downscaling TCs in East Asia Using Spectrally Nudged Regional Climate Models

Frauke Feser, and Hans von Storch

 

Kinematic and Precipitation Structures of Typhoon Nari (2001)

Ming-Jen Yang

 

Improve Typhoon/Hurricane Tracks Forecast by Isentropic Coordinates and Enthalpy as Thermodynamic Variable

Hann-Ming Henry Juang

 

The Downscaling Simulations of Typhoon Activity over North-West Pacific by CWB/RSM

Chih-Hui Shiao, and Hann-Ming Herry Juang

 

GFDL's Global Non-hydrostatic Modeling System for Multi-time-scale Tropical Cyclone Simulations and Predictions

Shian-Jiann Lin

 

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Session 4  Typhoon and Surge Data Analysi              Thursday, March 12  13:40 - 15:30

Chairman: Prof. Ming-Jen Yang

Inverse Flood/Inundation Modelling under Changing Sea Level Rises and Typhoon Surges

Chia-Ho Wang, and Tsang-Jung Chang

 

Short-period Cycle Signals Relative to Tidal Oscillation Observed by Tide Gauge around Taiwan

L.C. Jimmy Lin, M.C. Liang, H.K.Chang, and Y.J. Hsu

 

The Impacts of Climate Changes on Tropical Cyclone Activities in the NW Pacific Region under IPCC SRES A2 and B2 Scenarios

Ren-Yow Tseng, P.L. Lin, and C.D. Yang

 

Automated Detection and Tracking of Western North Pacific Tropical Cyclone-Like Vortices in the NCEP Ensemble System

Hsiao-Chung Tsai, Kuo-Chen Lu, and Russell L. Elsberry

 

The Relationship of Tropical Cyclone Activity in Western North Pacific and the Typhoon Approaching Taiwan in this Decade

Hsin-Hsing Chia, and Ching-Teng, Lee

 

Can annual Frequency of Affecting Taiwan Tropical Cyclones be Predicted Statistically?

Mong-Ming Lu