Mehmet Levent Kurnaz

Investigation of the impacts of climate change on the Mediterranean Basin using regional climate modelling

Mehmet Levent Kurnaz
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Mehmet Levent Kurnaz

Fellowship
IPC Fellowship
Granting institution
Partner institution
Period of the Fellowship
September 2013 - September 2014
Project
Investigation of the impacts of climate change on the Mediterranean Basin using regional climate modelling
Project description

His project is concerned with modelling of future climate change in the Mediterranean Basin.

Short biography

Mehmet Levent Kurnaz is a physicist specialized in climate science and currently works as a professor at Boğaziçi University. In 1994, he graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with a PhD degree in physics. After working at Tulane University as a post-doctoral researcher, he became a member of the physics department at Boğaziçi University, Istanbul, in 1997. His research focuses on sand motion, regional climate modelling and the impacts of climate change.