Outreach and Media Appearances
1 August. Interview for The Irish Time - “Changing tornado behaviour in US bodes ill for Europe“
24 July. Interview Digi24 “Jurnalul de seară” on heat waves in Europe.
11 July. Interview for Digi24 and Antena 1 about the severe storms in Greece (10 July).
3 July. Interview for ProTV about the climate change, heatwaves, and severe storms.
28 June. Interview for Digi24 about the recent heatwave over Europe.
18 June. Comment for Antena 1 about a possible landspout near Timișoara.
12 June. Interview for Kanal D about recent severe weather events in Romania.
8 June. [talk in Romania on tornadoes] Asociația Română de Meteorologie Aplicată (ARMAE) și Institutul de Cercetare al Universității din București (ICUB) ciclul de dezbateri “Vremea, clima și societatea”, Fenomene meteorologice extreme. Cunoaștere, comunicare și educație: Tornada din 30 aprilie 2019. (moderatori Dr Bogdan Antonescu și Dr Sorin Cheval).
8 May. Interview for Vice on tornadoes in Romania.
5 May. Interview Digi24 “Jurnalul de seară” on severe weather (tornadoes) in Romania.
1 May. Interview for Antena 1 about the tornado that occurred on 30 April over southeastern Romania.
30 April. Interview for Antena 1 and Digi24 about the tornado that occurred on 30 April over southeastern Romania.
24 July. Interview for Observator news about the effects of climate change on severe convective storms [YouTube].
23 June. Interview for Observator news about the tornadoes from Cuca (jud. Galati).
22 May. "What Happens If You Drive Into a Tornado? Take a Look" article in National Geographic citing "Tornadoes in Europe: An Underestimated Threat".
20 Ian. Paul Hudson's Weather Show interview about an upcoming paper in "Weather, Climate, and Society" about the 24-25 June 1967 tornado outbreak over France, Belgium, and the Netherlands and about my coffee table book on tornadoes and waterspouts in Europe [44:45 min - 48:25 min].
29 Sep. "A Brief History of Tornadoes in Europe" (5 min. lightning talk) at Science Uncovered (#SU2017) at Manchester Museum.
28 Sep. Article for The Conversation - European tornadoes are real and their threat is underestimated
19 Sep. Avertisment: toată țara e pândită de furtuni devastatoare (Jurnalul National) [in Romanian].
18 Sep. Interview for the Croatian media about the 9th European Conference on Severe Storms (18-22 Sep, Pula, Croatia).
05 Sep. Interview for the Barometer Podcast about "Tornadoes and Waterspouts in Europe - Depictions from 1555 to 1910".
25 Aug. Interview for Antena 3 about the influence of climate change on severe convective storms in Europe [in Romanian].
06 Jun. Invited talk on "Alfred Wegener and the beginnings of tornado research in Europe" in collaboration with Dr. Hugo Ricketts (The University of Manchester) at the North West Local Centre of the Royal Meteorological Society (Manchester, UK).
16 May. Talk on tornadoes in Europe at Pint of Science festival (Manchester, UK).
26 Apr. Press release by the University of Manchester - European tornadoes are unrecognised threat say University experts associated with the publication of "Tornadoes in Europe: An underestimated threat" in the Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society.
Meteo: i tornado in Europa in Focus
UWAGA! Zagrożenie tornadem w UK jest całkiem REALNE! in Express Polish
Tornades : Leur menace este sours-estimee en Europe in Science et Vie
Tornadoes threat to Britain, Germany, and Italy" in Post Online Media
Tornadoes threat to Britain, Germany and Italy: weather experts in Asia Pacific Daily
13 Feb. Workshop on poster presentation and design at DTP Leeds York.
13 Jun. Press release by the University of Manchester - "Manchester researchers publish first major study of European tornadoes in 99"years associated with the publication of "Tornadoes in Europe: Synthesis of the Observational Datasets" in the Monthly Weather Review.