Programme Atmosphere and Climate (ATMO)

Young investigator groups

Group name Group leader Institute Funding period, funded by
Large-scale Dynamics and Predictability Dr. Christian Grams IMK-TRO, KIT 2017-2022, HGF
C2Phase - Closure of the Cloud Phase Prof. Dr. Hoose IMK-TRO, KIT 2017-2022, ERC
Predictive models for extremes and high impact weather under climate change - PREMIUM Dr. Samiro Khodayar IMK-TRO, KIT 2014-2019, BMBF
Assessment of stratospheric processes and their effects on climate variability Dr. Felix Ploeger IEK-7, FZJ 2016-2021, HGF
XC3ITE - EXploring stratospheric Composition, Chemistry and Circulation with Innovative Techniques Dr. Johannes Laube IEK-7, FZJ 2016-2021, ERC
Forests out of balance: The influence of extreme events on the carbon and water cycle Dr. Nadine Rühr IMK-IFU, KIT 2016-2020, DFG
Climate change, reactive nitrogen, denitrification and N2O: Identifying sustainable solutions for the globe Dr. Clemens Scheer IMK-IFU, KIT 2019-2022, BMBF, DAAD
Cloud-radiative interactions with the North Atlantic storm track Dr. Aiko Voigt IMK-TRO, KIT 2016-2021, BMBF
A big unknown in the climate impact of atmospheric aerosol: Mineral soil dust Dr. Martina Klose IMK-TRO, KIT 2020-2025, HGF
Airborne Cirrus Observations Dr. Emma Järvinen IMK-AAF, KIT 2020-2025, HGF


 Former groups

Group name Group leader Institute Funding period, funded by
Capturing all relevant scales of biosphere-atmosphere exchange Dr. Matthias Mauder IMK-IFU, KIT 2012-2018, HGF
Remote Sensing of Greenhouse Gases for Carbon Cycle Modelling - RemoteC Prof Dr. Andre Butz IMK-ASF, KIT 2011-2016, DFG
Multiplatform remote sensing of isotopologues for investigating the cycle of atmospheric water - MUSICA Dr. Matthias Schneider IMK-ASF, KIT 2011-2016, ERC
Solar variability, climate, and the role of the mesosphere / lower thermosphere Dr. Miriam Sinnhuber IMK-ASF, KIT 2011-2016, HGF
Aerosol effects on cloud ice, precipitation and climate Prof. Dr. Corinna Hoose IMK-AAF, KIT 2010-2016, HGF