Dr. Kerstin Prömmel

Dr. Kerstin Proemmel

Freie Universität Berlin

Institut für Meteorologie

Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin

Aufgabenbereich

Coordination of MiKlip II Module B

Adresse Carl-Heinrich-Becker Weg 6-10
Raum 191
12165 Berlin
Telefon +49 (0)30 838 71121
Fax +49 (0)30 838 471121
E-Mail kerstin.proemmel@met.fu-berlin.de
scientific career
since 01/2012 Postdoctoral Research Assistant in the Climate System Modeling working group at the Institute of Meteorology at Freie Universität Berlin (BMBF projects MiKlip and MiKlip II)
 
12/2007-12/2011 Postdoctoral Research Assistant in the Climate System Modeling working group at the Institute of Meteorology at Freie Universität Berlin (DFG Research Unit RiftLink)
 
09/2004-02/2008 PhD at Department of Earth Sciences at Universität Hamburg
 
09/2004-11/2007 research assistant in the Paleoclimatology working group at GKSS Research Center Geesthacht (EU project ALP-IMP)
 
10/1998-07/2004 Studies in meteorology at Freie Universität Berlin
research interests and projects
  • decadal climate prediction and processes on decadal time-scales (MiKlip and MiKlip II)
  • palaeoclimate modeling with focus on orbital and tectonic forcing
  • regional and global climate modeling
publications

peer-reviewed

Marotzke, J., W.A. Müller, F.S.E. Vamborg, P. Becker, U. Cubasch, H. Feldmann, F. Kaspar, C. Kottmeier, C. Marini, I. Polkova, K. Prömmel, H.W. Rust, D. Stammer, U. Ulbrich, C. Kadow, A. Köhl, J. Kröger, T. Kruschke, J.G. Pinto, H. Pohlmann, M. Reyers, M. Schröder, F. Sienz, C. Timmreck, M. Ziese (2016): MiKlip - a National Research Project on Decadal Climate Prediction. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-15-00184.1

Fallah, B., U. Cubasch, K. Prömmel, S. Sodoudi (2016): A numerical model study on the behavior of Asian summer monsoon and AMOC due to orographic forcing of Tibetan Plateau. Climate Dynamics 47(5), 1485-1495, doi:10.1007/s00382-015-2914-5

Hauffe, T., R. Schultheiß, B. Van Bocxlaer, K. Prömmel, C. Albrecht (2016): Environmental heterogeneity predicts species richness of freshwater mollusks in sub-Saharan Africa. International Journal of Earth Sciences 105(6), 1795-1810, doi: 10.1007/s00531-014-1109-3

Sommerfeld, A., K. Prömmel, U. Cubasch (2016): The East African Rift System and the Impact of Orographic Changes on Regional Climate and the Resulting Aridification. International Journal of Earth Sciences 105(6), 1779-1794, doi:10.1007/s00531-014-1102-x

Kirchner, I., K. Prömmel (2015): From Climate to Earth System Models. In: Lilensten, J., T. Dudok de Wit, K. Matthes(eds) Earth's climate response to a changing Sun. EDP Sciences, pp 187-193

Pfletschinger, H., K. Prömmel, C. Schüth, M. Herbst, I. Engelhardt (2014): Sensitivity of Vadose Zone Water Fluxes to Climate Shifts in Arid Settings. Vadose Zone Journal 13(1), doi:10.2136/vzj2013.02.0043

Prömmel, K., U. Cubasch, F. Kaspar (2013): A regional climate model study on the impact of tectonic and orbital forcing on African precipitation and vegetation. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 369, 154-162, doi:10.1016/j.palaeo.2012.10.015 

Engelhardt, I., K. Prömmel (2012): Impact of Long-term Changes in Climate on Groundwater Resources in an Arid Setting. In: Models - Repositories of Knowledge (Proceedings ModelCARE2011 held at Leipzig, Germany, in September 2011),IAHS Publ. 355, 298-305

Kaspar, F., K. Prömmel, U. Cubasch (2010): Impacts of tectonic and orbital forcing on East African climate: A comparison based on global climate model simulations. International Journal of Earth Sciences 99, 1677-1686, doi:10.1007/s00531-010-0538-x

Prömmel, K., B. Geyer, J.M. Jones, M. Widmann (2010): Evaluation of the skill and added value of a reanalysis-driven regional simulation for Alpine temperature. International Journal of Climatology 30, 760-773, doi: 10.1002/joc.1916

Cubasch, U., E. Zorita, F. Kaspar, J.F. Gonzalez-Rouco, H. von Stroch, K. Prömmel (2006): Simualtion of the role of solar and orbital forcing on climate. Advances in Space Research37, 1629-1634

 

conference contributions (selected)

Prömmel, K., U. Cubasch (2016): Process Understanding of Decadal Climate Variability. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 18, EGU2016-7413, European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Vienna (Austria), 17-22 April 2016 (abstract, poster) http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2016/EGU2016-7413.pdf

Prömmel, K., U. Cubasch (2015): Processes of Decadal Climate Variability. 26th IUGG General Assembly 2015, Prague (Czech Republic), 22 June – 2 July 2015 (abstract, poster)

Prömmel, K., U.Cubasch (2014): Processes of Decadal Climate Variability in Different Regions. Abstract GC33C-0525 presented at 2014 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco (California), 15-19 December 2014 (abstract, poster)

Prömmel, K., U. Cubasch (2013): Understanding of processes in decadal climate variability. International workshop on seasonal to decadal prediction, Toulouse (France), 13-16 May 2013 (abstract, poster)

Prömmel, K., U. Cubasch, F. Vamborg (2012): Processes in Decadal Climate Variability and their Incorporation into a Decadal Climate Prediction System. Abstract GC11D-1029 presented at 2012 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco (California), 3-7 December 2012 (abstract, poster)

Bergemann, M., A. Sommerfeld, K. Prömmel, U. Cubasch (2012): Tectonic forcing in East Africa and its impact on regional climate. 3rd International Conference on Earth System Modelling, Hamburg, 17-21 September 2012 (abstract, poster)

Prömmel, K., U. Cubasch, F. Kaspar (2012): Climate model studies on the impact of tectonics and Earth's orbital changes on African climate. Magmatic Rifting and Active Volcanism, Addis Ababa (Ethiopia), 11-13 January 2012, page 60 (abstract, talk)

Engelhardt, I., K. Prömmel (2011): Impact of Long-term Changes in Climate on Groundwater Resources in an Arid Setting. ModelCARE2011, Leipzig, 18-22 September 2011, page 101 (abstract, talk)

Prömmel, K., U. Cubasch (2011): Past changes in African climate and vegetation based on regional climate simulations. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Volume 13, EGU2011, European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Vienna (Austria), 3-8 April 2011 (abstract, talk)

Prömmel, K., F. Kaspar, U. Cubasch (2010): How strong ist the impact of changing topography of the East African Rift System on regional climate? Geophysical Research Abstracts, Volume 12, EGU2010-4678, European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Vienna (Austria), 2-7 May 2010 (abstract, poster)

Prömmel, K., U. Cubasch (2009): Impact of tectonic and orbital forcing on African climate in a regional model. Eos Trans. AGU, 90(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract A33A-0203, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco (California), 14-18 December 2009 (abstract, poster)

Prömmel, K., U. Cubasch (2009): Regional model study on the impact of tectonic and orbital forcing on East African climate. PAGES 3rdOpen Science Meeting, Corvallis (Oregon), 8-11 July 2009 (abstract, poster)

Kaspar, F., K. Prömmel, U. Cubasch (2009): Impacts of tectonic and orbital fording on East African climate: A comparison based on global climate model simulations. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Volume 11, EGU2009-13001, European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Vienna (Austria), 19-24 April 2009 (abstract, poster)

Prömmel, K., F. Kaspar, U. Cubasch (2009): Regional climate model study on the impact of tectonic and orbital forcing on East African climate. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Volume 11, EGU2009-2221, European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Vienna (Austria), 19-24 April 2009 (abstract, talk)

Kaspar, F., K. Prömmel, U. Cubasch (2008): Evaluation of simulated precipitation in climate simulations for East Africa with different cloud-ice and convection schemes. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Volume 10, EGU2008-A-10630, European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Vienna (Austria), 13-18 April 2008 (abstract, poster)

Prömmel, K., F. Kaspar, U. Cubasch, M. Büchner (2008): Influence of tectonic uplift and orbital forcing on climate in East Africa based on regional climate simulations. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Volume 10, EGU2008-A-03109, European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Vienna (Austria), 13-18 April 2008 (abstract, poster)

Prömmel, K., B. Geyer, J.M. Jones, M. Widmann (2008): Analysis of a high-resolution regional climate simulation for Alpine temperature: Validation and influence of the NAO. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Volume 10, EGU2008-A-02383, European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Vienna (Austria), 13-18 April 2008 (abstract, poster)

Prömmel, K, B. Geyer, J.M. Jones, M. Widmann (2007): Evaluation of the skill and added value of a reanalysis.driven regional simulation for Alpine temperature. 29thInternational Conference on Alpine Meteorology, Chambery (France), 4-8 June 2007 (extended abstract, poster)

Prömmel, K., M. Widmann, J.M. Jones (2007): Analysis of the (N)AO influence on Alpine temperatures using a dense station dataset and a high-resolution simulation. 29thInternational Conference on Alpine Meteorology, Chambery (France), 4-8 June 2007 (extended abstract, talk)

Prömmel, K, B. Geyer, J.M. Jones, M. Widmann (2007): Evaluation of the skill and added value of a reanalysis.driven regional simulation for Alpine temperature. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Volume 9, EGU2007-A-06188, European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Vienna (Austria), 15-20 April 2007 (abstract, poster)

Prömmel, K., M. Widmann, J.M. Jones (2007): Analysis of the (N)AO influence on Alpine temperatures using a dense station dataset and a high-resolution simulation. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Volume 9, EGU2007-A-06165, European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Vienna (Austria), 15-20 April 2007 (abstract, poster)

Prömmel, K., B. Müller, M. Widmann, J. Jones (2005): Comparison of a high-resolution regional simulation and the ERA40 reanalysis over the Alpine region. 28thInternational Conference on Alpine Meteorology, Zadar (Croatia), 23-27 May 2005, Croation Meteorological Journal 40, 369-372 (extended abstract, poster)

 

others

Prömmel, K., M. Widmann, J.M. Jones, B. Geyer (2006): High-resolution simulation for Alpine climate since 1958 - validation on monthly and daily timescales. WGNE Blue Book, WMO/TD-No. 1347, 5.45-5.46

PhD Thesis:

Prömmel, K. (2008): Analysis of a high-resolution regional climate simulation for Alpine temperature: Validation and influence of the NAO. GKSS Forschungszentrum Geesthacht Bericht 2008/3, Universität Hamburg

Diploma Thesis:

Prömmel. K. (2004): Simulation der Schneebedeckung am Ende des Eems (115 ka BP) mit einem gekoppelten dreidimensionalen Ozean-Atmosphäre-Modell. Freie Universität Berlin