Prof. Dr. Ulrike Langematz

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Freie Universität Berlin

Institute of Meteorology

Physics of the Middle Atmosphere

Field of Activity

Head of the working group

Address Carl-Heinrich-Becker-Weg 6-10
Room 280
12165 Berlin
Telephone +49 30 838 71 165
Fax +49 30 838 71 128
Email ulrike.langematz@met.fu-berlin.de

Projects:

 

  • Head of the working group "Radiation code intercomparison" and "Ozone sensitivity studies" of the WCRP/SPARC project GRIPS(GCM-Reality Intercomparison Project for SPARC)

  • Member of SPARC-working group “Stratospheric temperature trends”

  • Member of SCOSPTEP CAWSES working group 1.2 (Investigation of the Mechanisms for the Solar Influence on Climate)
  • Principal Investigator in ProSECCO 

  • Principal Investigator in SOLVO

Publications:

 

2013:

Ayarzagüena, B., U. Langematz,  S. Meul, S. Oberländer, J. Abalichin und A. Kubin, The role of climate change and ozone recovery for the future timing of Major Stratospheric Warmings, Geophys. Res. Lett., 40, 2460-2465, doi:10.1002/grl.50477, 2013.

 

Ermolli, I., K. Matthes, T. Dudok de Wit, N. A. Krivova, K. Tourpali, M. Weber, Y. C. Unruh, L. Gray, U. Langematz, P. Pilewskie, E. Rozanov, W. Schmutz, A. Shapiro, S. K. Solanki, G. Thuillier, und T. N. Woods, Recent variability of the solar spectral irradiance and its impact on climate modelling, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, Page(s) 3945-3977, doi:10.5194/acp-13-3945-2013, 2013.

 

Oberländer S., U. Langematz, und S. Meul, Unravelling impact factors for future changes of the Brewer-Dobson Circulation, J. Geophys. Res, 118, 10296–10312, doi:10.1002/jgrd.50775, 2013.

 

others:

Eyring, V., J.-F. Lamarque, P. Hess, F. Arfeuille, K. Bowman, M. P. Chipperfiel, B. Duncan, A. Fiore, A. Gettelman, M. A. Giorgetta, C. Granier, M. Hegglin, D. Kinnison, M. Kunze, U. Langematz, B. Luo, R. Martin, K. Matthes, P. A. Newman, T. Peter, A. Robock, T. Ryerson, A. Saiz-Lopez, R. Salawitch, M. Schultz, T. G. Shepherd, D. Shindell, J. Staehelin, S. Tegtmeier, L. Thomason, S. Tilmes, J.-P. Vernier, D. W. Waugh, und P. J. Young, Overview of IGAC/SPARC Chemistry-Climate Model Initiative (CCMI) Community Simulations in Support of Upcoming Ozone and Climate Assessments, In: SPARC newsletter, 40, 48-66, 2013.

 

2012:

Oberländer, S., U. Langematz, K. Matthes, M. Kunze, A. Kubin, J. Harder, N. A. Krivova, S. K. Solanki, J. Pagaran, und M. Weber, The influence of spectral solar irradiance data on stratospheric heating rates during the 11 year solar cycle,  J. Geophys. Res., 39, L01801, doi:10.1029/2011GL049539, 2012.

 

Langematz, U., A. Kubin, C. Brühl, A. J. G. Baumgaertner, U. Cubasch und T. Spangehl, Solar Effects on Chemistry and Climate Including Ocean Interactions, In: Climate And Weather of the Sun-Earth System (CAWSES): Highlights from a priority program, Editor: F.-J. Lübken, Springer, Dordrecht, The Netherlands, 2012.

 

Sinnhuber, B.-M., G. Kiesewetter, J. P. Burrows, U. Langematz, und F.-J. Lübken, Data assimilation and model calculations to study chemistry climate interactions in the stratosphere, in Climate And Weather of the Sun-Earth System (CAWSES): Highlights from a Priority Program, Editor: F.-J. Lübken, Springer, Dordrecht, The Netherlands, 2012.

  

2011:

Ayarzagüena, B., U. Langematz, und E. Serrano, Tropospheric forcing of the stratosphere: A comparative study of the two different Major Stratospheric Warmings in 2009 and 2010, J. Geophys. Res.,116, D18114, doi:10.1029/2010JD015023, 2011.

 

Bais, A. F., K. Tourpali, A. Kazantzidis, H. Akiyoshi, S. Bekki, P. Braesicke, M. P. Chipperfield, M. Dameris, V. Eyring, H. Garny, D. Iachetti, P. Jöckel, A. Kubin, U. Langematz, E. Mancini, M. Michou, O. Morgenstern, T. Nakamura, P. A. Newman, G. Pitari, D. A. Plummer, E. Rozanov, T. G. Shepherd, K. Shibata, W. Tian, und Y. Yamashita, Projections of UV radiation changes in the 21st century: impact of ozone recovery and cloud effects, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 7533-7545, doi:10.5194/acp-11-7533-2011, 2011.

 

Forster, P. M., V. I. Fomichev, E. Rozanov, C. Cagnazzo, A. I. Jonsson, U. Langematz, B. Fomin, M. J. Iacono, B. Mayer, E. Mlawer, G. Myhre, R.  W. Portmann, H. Akiyoshi, V. Falaleeva, N. Gillett, A. Karpechko, J. Li, P. Lemennais, O. Morgenstern, S. Oberländer, M. Sigmond, und K. Shibata, Evaluation of radiation scheme performance within chemistry-climate models, J. Geophys. Res., 116, D10302, doi:10.1029/2010JD015361, 2011.

 

Kremser, S., R. Schofield, G. E. Bodeker, B. J. Connor, M. Rex, J. Barret, T. Mooney, R. J. Salawitch, T. Canty, K. Frieler, M. P. Chipperfield, U. Langematz, und W. Feng, Retrievals of chlorine chemistry kinetic parameters from Antarctic ClO microwave radiometer measurements, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 5183-5193, doi:10.5194/acp-11-5183-2011, 2011.

 

Kubin, A., U. Langematz, und C. Brühl, Chemistry climate model simulations of the effect of the 27 day solar rotational cycle on ozone, J. Geophys. Res., 116, D15301, doi:10.1029/2011JD015665, 2011.

 

Scaife, A. A., T. Spangehl, D. R. Fereday, U. Cubasch, U. Langematz, H. Akiyoshi, S. Bekki, P. Braesicke, N. Butchart, M. P. Chipperfield, A. Gettelmann, S. C. Hardiman, M. Michou, E. Rozanov und T. G. Sheperd, Climate change projections and stratosphere-troposphere interaction, Climate Dynamics, doi: 10.1007/s00382-011-1080-7, 2011.

 

Weber, M., S. Dikty, J. P. Burrows, H. Garny, M. Dameris, A. Kubin, J. Abalichin, und U. Langematz, The Brewer-Dobson circulation and total ozone from seasonal to decadal time scales, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 11221-11235, doi:10.5194/acp-11-11221-2011, 2011.

 

others:

Langematz, U., M. Kunze und A. Hamann-Reinus, Planetenentwicklung und Leben, in: "Forschung im HLRN-Verbund 2011", Herausg.: Konrad-Zuse-Zentrum für Informationstechnik Berlin, 42-43, 2011.

 

Langematz, U. und A. Kubin, Project on Solar Effects on Chemestry and Climate including Ocean Interactions (ProSECCO), in: "Forschung im HLRN-Verbund 2011", Herausg.: Konrad-Zuse-Zentrum für Informationstechnik Berlin, 46-47, 2011.

 

Langematz, U., S. Meul und S. Oberländer, Stratospheric Change and its Role for Climate Prediction (SHARP), in: "Forschung im HLRN-Verbund 2011", Herausg.: Konrad-Zuse-Zentrum für Informationstechnik Berlin, 48-49, 2011.

 

Langematz, U. und das SHARP-Konsortium, Stratospheric Change and its Role for Climate Prediction (SHARP): A contribution to SPARC, in: SPARC Newsletter, 36, 32-35, 2011.

 

Langematz, U., Globale Klimamodellierung, von: http://www.klimanavigator.de/dossier/artikel/012037/index.php, 2011.

 

2010:

Austin, J., H. Struthers, J. Scinocca, D.A. Plummer, H. Akiyoshi, A.J.G. Baumgaertner, S. Bekki, G.E. Bodeker, P. Braesicke, C. Brühl, N. Butchart, M.P. Chipperfield, D. Cugnet, M. Dameris, S. Dohmse, S. Frith, H. Garny, A. Gettelman, S.C. Hardiman, P. Jöckel, D. Kinnison, A. Kubin, J.F. Lamarque, U. Langematz, E. Mancini, M. Marchand, M. Michou, O. Morgenstern, T. Nakamura, J.E. Nielsen, G. Pitari, J. Pyle, E. Rozanov, T.G. Shepherd, K. Shibata, D. Smale, H. Teyssedre, und Y. Yamashita, Chemistry-climate model simulations of spring Antarctic ozone, J. Geophys. Res., 115, D00M11, doi:10.1029/2009JD013577, 2010.

 

Eyring, V., I. Cionni, G.E. Bodeker, A.J. Charlton-Perez, D.E. Kinnison, J.F. Scinocca, D.W. Waugh, H. Akiyoshi, S. Bekki, M.P. Chipperfield, M. Dameris, S. Dhomse, S.M. Frith, H. Garny, A. Gettelman, A. Kubin, U. Langematz, E. Mancini, M. Marchand, T. Nakamura, L.D. Oman, S. Pawson, G. Pitari, D.A. Plummer, E. Rozanov, T.G. Shepherd, K. Shibata, W. Tian, P. Braesicke, S.C. Hardiman, J.F. Lamarque, O. Morgenstern, J.A. Pyle, D. Smale, und Y. Yamashita, Multi-model assessment of stratospheric ozone return dates and ozone recovery in CCMVal-2 models, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 9451-9472, doi:10.5194/acp-10-9451-2010, 2010.

 

V.I. Fomichev, P. M. Forster, C. Cagnazzo, A.I. Jonsson, U. Langematz, E. Rozanov, V. Falaleeva, B. Fomin, N. Gillett, M. Iacono, A. Karpechko, J. Li, P. Lemennais, B. Mayer, E. Mlawer, O. Morgenstern, G. Myhre, S. Oberländer, R. Portmann, und M. Sigmond, SPARC Report on the Evaluation of Chemistry-Climate Models, Chapter 3, Radiation, In: SPARC CCMVal (2010), SPARC Report on the Evaluation of Chemistry-Climate Models, V. Eyring, T. G. Shepherd, D. W. Waugh (Eds.), SPARC Report No. 5, WCRP-132, WMO/TD-No. 1526, http://www.atmosp.physics.utoronto.ca/SPARC.

 

J. L. Grenfell, M. Kunze, U. Langematz, P. Mieth, und B. Steil, The 27-day solar rotational cycle in the Freie Universität Berlin Climate Middle Atmosphere Model with interactive chemistry (FUB CMAM CHEM), J. Atmos. Solar-Terr.Phys., Volume 72, Issues 9-10, 705-712, doi:10.1016/j.jastp.2010.03.012, 2010.

 

M. Kunze, P. Braesicke, U. Langematz, G. Stiller, S. Bekki, C. Brühl, M. Chipperfield, M. Dameris, R. Garcia, und M. Giorgetta, Influences of the Indian Summer Monsoon on water vapor and ozone concentrations in the UTLS as simulated by Chemistry-Climate Models, Journal of Climate, 23, 3525-3544, doi:10.1175/2010JCLI3280.1, 2010.

 

Lübken, F. J., J. Austin, U. Langematz, und J. Oberheide, Introduction to the Climate and Weather of the Sun Earth System special section, J. Geophys. Res., 115, D00I19, doi:10.1029/2009JD013784, 2010.

 

others:

Langematz U., Sonderkolloqium "Berufsaussichten für Bachelor- und Masterabsolventen in der Meteorologie" des DMG Zweigvereins Berlin und Brandenburg, Mitteilungen der Deutschen Meteorologischen Gesellschaft, 2, 14-15, 2010.

 

2009:

J. Austin, R. J. Wilson, H. Akiyoshi, S. Bekki, N. Butchart, C. Claud, V. I. Fomichev, P. Forster, R. R. Garcia, N. P. Gillett, P. Keckhut, U. Langematz, E. Manzini, T. Nagashima, W. J. Randel, E. Rozanov, K. Shibata, K. P. Shine, H. Struthers, D. W. J. Thompson, F. Wu, und S. Yoden, Coupled chemistry climate model simulations of stratospheric temperatures and their trends for the recent past, Geophys. Res. Lett., 36, L13809, doi:10.1029/2009GL038462, 2009.

 

S. Kremser,  I. Wohltmann, M. Rex, U. Langematz, M. Dameris, und M. Kunze, Validation of water vapour transport in the tropical tropopause region in coupled Chemistry Climate Models, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 9, 2679-2694, doi:10.5194/acp-9-2679-2009, 2009.

 

W. J. Randel, K. P. Shine, J. Austin, J. Barnett, C. Claud, N. P. Gillett, P. Keckhut, U. Langematz, R. Lin, C. Long, C. Mears, A. Miller, J. Nash, D. J. Seidel, D. W. J. Thompson, F. Wu, and S. Yoden, An update of stratospheric temperature trends, J. Geophys. Res., 114, D02107, doi:10.1029/2008JD010421, 2009.

 

2008:

Langematz, U., and M. Kunze, Dynamical changes in the Arctic and Antarctic stratosphere during spring, in S. Brönnimann, J. Luterbacher, T. Ewen, H.F. Diaz, R.S. Stolarski, U. Neu (eds.): Climate Variability and Extremes during the Past 100 Years. Advances in Global Change Research, 33, Springer ISBN: 978-1-4020-6765-5, 2008.

 

2007:

Huebener, H., U. Cubasch, U. Langematz, T. Spangehl, F. Niehörster, I. Fast, and M. Kunze, Ensemble climate simulations using a fully coupled ocean-troposphere-stratosphere general circulation model, Phil. Trans. R. Soc.,  A 365, 2089-2101, 2007.

 

Lopez-Bustins, J.-A., P. Esteban, K. Labitzke, and U. Langematz, The role of the stratosphere in Iberian Peninsula rainfall: A preliminary approach in February, J. Atmos. Sol. Terr. Phys., 69, 1471-1484, doi: 10.1016/j.jastp.2007.05.015, 2007.

 

Nissen, K., K. Matthes, U. Langematz, and B. Mayer, Towards a better representation of the solar cycle in general circulation models, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 7, 5391–5400, 2007.

 

2006:

Butchart, N., A. A. Scaife, M. Bourqui, J. de Grandpré, S. H. E. Hare, J. Kettleborough, U. Langematz, E. Manzini, F. Sassi, K. Shibata, D. Shindell, and M. Siegmond, A multi-model study of climate change in the Brewer-Dobson circulation, Climate Dynamics, doi: 10.1007/s00382-006-0162-4, 2006.

 

Grenfell. J. L., R. Lehmann, P. Mieth, U. Langematz, and B. Steil, Chemical reaction pathways affecting stratospheric and mesospheric ozone,  J. Geophys. Res., 111, D17311, doi: 10.1029/ 2004JD005713, 2006.            

 

Langematz, U., and M. Kunze, An update on dynamical changes in the Arctic and Antarctic stratospheric polar vortices, Climate Dynamics, doi: 10.1007/s00382-006-0156-2, 2006.

 

Matthes, K., Y. Kuroda, K. Kodera, and U. Langematz, The transfer of the solar signal from the stratosphere to the troposphere: Northern winter, J. Geophys. Res., 111, D06108, doi: 10.1029/ 2005JD006283, 2006.

 

2005:

Krüger, K., U. Langematz, J. L. Grenfell, and K. Labitzke, Climatological features of stratospheric streamers in the FUB-CMAM with increased horizontal resolution, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 5, 547-562, 2005.

 

Langematz U., A. Claußnitzer, K. Matthes, and M. Kunze, The climate during the Maunder Minimum: A Simulation with the Freie Universität Berlin Climate Middle Atmosphere Model (FUB-CMAM), J. Atmos. Sol. Terr. Phys., 67, 55-69, 2005.

 

Langematz, U., J. L. Grenfell, K. Matthes, P. Mieth, M. Kunze, B. Steil, and C. Brühl, Chemical effects in 11-year solar cycle simulations with the Freie Universität Berlin Climate Middle Atmosphere Model with online chemistry (FUB-CMAM-CHEM), Geophys. Res. Lett., 32, L13803, doi: 10.1029/ 2005GL022686, 2005.

 

Langematz, U., K. Matthes, and J. L. Grenfell, Solar impact on climate: Modeling the coupling between the middle and the lower atmosphere, Memorie della Societa Astronomica Italiana, 76, 868-875, 2005.

 

2004:

Matthes, K., U. Langematz, L. L. Gray, K. Kodera, and K. Labitzke, Improved solar signal in the FUB-CMAM, J. Geophys. Res., 109, D06101, doi: 10.1029/2003JD004012, 2004.

 

Mieth, P., J. L. Grenfell, U. Langematz, and M. Kunze, Sensitivity of the Freie Universität Berlin Climate Middle Atmosphere Model (FUB-CMAM) to different gravity-wave drag parameterisations, Annales Geophysicae, 22, 2693-2713, 2004.

 

2003:

Horinouchi, T., S. Pawson, K. Shibata, U. Langematz, E. Manzini, F. Sassi, R.J. Wilson, K. P. Hamilton, J. De Grandpre, and A. A. Scaife, Tropical cumulus convection and upward propagating waves in middle atmospheric GCMs. J. Atmos. Sci., 60, 2765-2782, 2003.

 

Kodera, K., K. Matthes, K. Shibata, U. Langematz, and Y. Kuroda, Solar impact on the lower mesospheric subtropical jet in winter: a comparative study with general circulation model simulations. Geophys. Res. Lett., 30(6), 1315, doi: 10.1029/2002GL016124, 2003.

 

Langematz, U., M. Kunze, K. Krüger, K. Labitzke, and G. L. Roff, Thermal and dynamical changes of the stratosphere since 1979 and their link to ozone and CO2 changes. J. Geophys. Res., 108(D1), 4027, doi: 10.1029/2002JD002069, 2003.

 

Matthes, K., K. Kodera, J. D. Haigh, D. T. Shindell, K. Shibata, U. Langematz, E. Rozanov, and Y. Kuroda, GRIPS Solar Experiments Intercomparison Project: Initial Results, Papers in Meteorol. and Geophys., 54, 71-90, 2003.

 

Shine, K. P., M.S. Bourqui, P.M. de F. Forster, S.H.E. Hare, U. Langematz, P. Braesicke, V. Grewe, C. Schnadt, C.A. Smith, J.D. Haigh, J. Austin, N. Butchart, D. Shindell, W.J. Randel, T. Nagashima, R.W. Portmann, S. Solomon, D. Seidel, J. Lanzante, S. Klein, V. Ramaswamy, and M.D. Schwarzkopf, A Comparison of model-predicted trends in stratospheric temperatures. Q. J. R. Meteorol. Soc., 129, 1565-1588, 2003.


 

 

Contributions to international assessment reports:

 

  • European Report on European research in the stratosphere 1996-2000,  2001:

Lead author Chapter 5 (Stratospheric Ozone and the link to climate change)

  • European Report on Ozone-Climate Interactions  2002:

Contributing author to Chapter 3 (The effect of changes in climate on stratospheric ozone)

  • WMO/UNEP Ozone Assessment 2002:

Contributing author of Chapter 3 (Polar Stratospheric Ozone: Past and Future) and Chapter 4 (Global Ozone: Past and Future) of the WMO/UNEP Scientific Assessment of Ozone Depletion: 2002, World Meteorological Organization / United Nations Environment Programme.

  • WMO/UNEP Ozone Assessment 2006:

Co-author of Chapter 4 (Polar Ozone:  Past and Present) of the WMO/UNEP Scientific Assessment of Ozone Depletion: 2006, World Meteorological Organization / United Nations Environment Programme.

Last Update: Nov 07, 2013