Annual Meeting 2012


May 27th - 29th, Nanjing, China

"Nanging Institute of Geology and Palaeontology, Chinese Academy of Sciences (NIGPAS)"

The second NECLIME Symposium in Asia was held in Nanjing on May 27th-29th, 2012. We kindly thank the organizers, Department of Palaeobotany and Palynology, Nanjing Institute of Geology and Palaeontology, Chinese Academy of Sciences (in conjunction with Palynological Society of China and Palaeobotanical Subcommittee of PSC), and NECLIME with the support of Chinese Academy of Sciences and in particular, Prof. Wang Wei-Ming.

The scientific meeting covered a wide range of interesting topics and was followed by an great field trip to geological and historical important sights around Nanjing.

Please find details about the program and the contributions here for download.

Key topics of the meeting

  • Palaeoclimate and palaeoenvironmental evolution in the Neogene of Eastern Eurasia, interactions between climate, biosphere, and palaeogeography
  • Variability and seasonality of precipitation, including monsoonal patterns and the aridification of Central Asia
  • Identification of palaeoaltitude from the palaeobotanical record
  • Palaeoclimate and vegetation modeling
  • Floristic exchange between Europe and Asia
  • Stratigraphical concepts for East Eurasia

Download the abstract book

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