In addition, physical mechanisms driving such changes will be explored, by providing insights into both thermodynamic (e.g. temperature increase) and dynamic (e.g. changes in weather patterns, Hadley-cell expansion, northward shift of storm tracks) processes.
Dynamical systems analysis: Using a recently-developed method (Faranda et al., 2020) we are able to quantify joint recurrences in the phase-space for two (or more) atmospheric variables. The extreme values of these joint recurrences are termed as ‘compound dynamical extremes’ and they reflect compound meteorological events (Faranda et al., 2020; De Luca et al., 2020). Other methods that are used are Extreme value theory and Time series analysis.
This study was conducted in collaboration with more than 15 institutions across Europe.
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