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Akhtar, N., Geyer, B. & Schrum, C. (2024): Larger wind turbines as a solution to reduce environmental impacts. Sci Rep 14, 6608 (2024).
Borgers, R., M. Dirksen, I.L. Wijnant, A. Stepek, A. Stoffelen, N. Akhtar, J. Neirynck, J. Van de Walle, J. Meyers, N.P.M. van Lipzig (2024): Mesoscale modelling of North Sea wind resources with COSMO-CLM: model evaluation and impact assessment of future wind farm characteristics on cluster-scale wake losses. Wind Energ. Sci., 9, 697–719, 2024
Chen, S., Poll, S., Hendricks Franssen, H.-J., Heinrichs, H., Vereecken, H., & Goergen, K. (2024). Convection-Permitting ICON-LAM Simulations for Renewable Energy Potential Estimates Over Southern Africa. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 129(6), e2023JD039569.


Adinolfi, M., M. Raffa, A. Reder, P. Mercogliano (2023): Investigation on potential and limitations of ERA5 Reanalysis downscaled on Italy by a convection-permitting model. Clim Dyn (2023).

Apreda, C., J.-P. Schulz, A. Reder, P. Mercogliano (2023): Survey of land cover datasets for updating the imperviousness field in urban parameterisation scheme TERRA_URB for climate and weather applications. Urban Climate, 49, 101535,

Belušić Vozila, A., D. Belušić, M.T. Prtenjak, I. Güttler, S. Bastin, E. Brisson, M.-E. Demory, A. Dobler, H. Feldmann, Ø. Hodnebrog, S. Kartsios, K. Keuler, T. Lorenz, J. Milovac, E. Pichelli, M. Raffa, P.M.M. Soares, M.H. Tölle, H. Truhetz, H. de Vries, K. Warrach-Sagi (2023): Evaluation of the near-surface wind field over the Adriatic region: local wind characteristics in the convection-permitting model ensemble. Clim Dyn (2023).

Caillaud, C., S. Somot, H. Douville, A. Alias, S. Bastin, S. Brienen, M.-E. Demory, A. Dobler, H. Feldmann, T. Frisius, K. Goergen, E. Kendon, K.G. Keuler, G. Lenderlink, P. Mercogliano, E. Pichelli, P.M.M. Soares, M. Tölle, H. de Vries (2023): Mediterranean Heavy Precipitation Events in a warmer climate : robust versus uncertain changes with a large convection-permitting model ensemble. ESS Open Archive, DOI: 10.22541/essoar.168987136.64498273/v1

Hamouday, C. Pria, M. E., C. Czakmo, A. Hoff, B. Ahrens (2023): Zu Atmosphärischen Ursachen für Extreme Hochwasserereignisse in Mitteleuropa / On Atmospheric Drivers for Central European Flood Events. Hydrologie und Wasserbewirtschaftung (HyWa)67, 209–219. DOI: 10.5675/HyWa_2023.5_2

Heinemann, G., L. Schefczyk, R. Zentek, I.M. Brooks,S. Dahlke, A. Walbröl (2022): Evaluation of Vertical Profiles and Atmospheric Boundary Layer Structure Using the Regional Climate Model CCLM during MOSAiC. Meteorology 2023, 2(2), 257-275;

Manco, I., C. De Lucia, F. Repola, G. Fedele, P. Mercogliano (2023): A Comparative Performance Study of WRF, COSMO and ICON Atmospheric Models for the Italian Peninsula at Very High ResolutionTethys J. of Mediterranean Met. & Climat.20, 1-20, DOI: 10.3369/tethys.2023.20.01

Meredith, E.P., U. Ulbrich, H.W. Rust (2023): Cell tracking of convective rainfall: sensitivity of climate-change signal to tracking algorithm and cell definition (Cell-TAO v1.0). Geosci. Model Dev., 16, 851–867, 2023

Mishra, A.N., D. Maraun, R. Knevels, H. Truhetz, A. Brenning, H. Proske (2023): Climate change amplified the 2009 extreme landslide event in Austria. Clim. Change,(2023) 176:124

Müller, S.K, C. Caillaud, S. Chan, H. de Vries, S. Bastin, S. Berthou, E. Brisson, M.-E. Demory, H. Feldmann, K. Goergen, S. Kartsios, P. Lind, K. Keuler, E. Pichelli, M. Raffa, M.H. Tölle, K. Warrach-Sagi (2023): Evaluation of Alpine-Mediterranean precipitation events in convection-permitting regional climate models using a set of tracking algorithms. Clim Dyn 61, 939–957 (2023).

Müller, S.K., E. Pichelli, E. Coppola, S. Berthou, S. Brienen, C. Caillaud, M.-E. Demory, A. Dobler, H. Feldmann, P. Mercogliano, M. Tölle, H. de Vries (2023): The climate change response of alpine-mediterranean heavy precipitation eventsClim. Dyn., DOI:

Raffa, M., M. Adinolfi, A, Reder, G.F. Marras, M, Mancini, G. Scipione, M. Santini, P. Mercogliano (2023): Very High Resolution Projections over Italy under different CMIP5 IPCC scenarios. Sci Data 10, 238 (2023).

Sangelantoni,L., S. Sobolowski, T. Lorenz, Ø. Hodnebrog, R. M. Cardoso, P. M. M. Soares, R. Ferretti, A. Lavín-Gullón, J. Fernandez, K. Goergen, J. Milovac, E. Katragkou, S. Kartsios, E. Coppola, E. Pichelli, M. Adinolfi, P. Mercogliano, S. Berthou, H. de Vries, A. Dobler, D. Belušić, H. Feldmann, M. H. Tölle, S. Bastin (2023): Investigating the representation of heatwaves from an ensemble of km-scale regional climate simulations within CORDEX-FPS convection. Clim Dyn (2023).

Singh, P., B. Ahrens (2023): Modeling Lightning Activity in the Third Pole Region: Performance of a km-Scale ICON-CLM Simulation. Atmosphere 2023, 14(11), 1655. DOI: 10.3390/atmos14111655

Soares, P.M.M., J. A. M. Careto, R.M. Cardoso, K. Goergen, E. Katragkou, S. Sobolowski, E. Coppola, N. Ban, D. Belušić, S. Berthou, C. Caillaud, A. Dobler, Ø. Hodnebrog, S. Kartsios, G. Lenderink, T. Lorenz, J. Milovac, H. Feldmann, E. Pichelli, H. Truhetz, M.E. Demory, H. de Vries, K. Warrach-Sagi, K. Keuler, M. Raffa, M. Tölle, K. Sieck, S. Bastin (2022): The added value of km-scale simulations to describe temperature over complex orography: the CORDEX FPS-Convection multi-model ensemble runs over the Alps. Clim Dyn (2022).

Sonuç, C. Y., Y. Ünal, S. İncecik (2023): Convection-permitting climate simulations with COSMO-CLM over northwestern Türkiye under the RCP8.5 scenario. RMetS, Vol. 43, 3841-3858,

Tim, N., E. Zorita, B. Hünicke, I. Ivanciu (2023): The impact of the Agulhas Current system on precipitation in southern Africa in regional climate simulations covering the recent past and future. Weather Clim. Dynam., 4, 381–397,

Truhetz, H., A.N. Mishra (2023): Soil moisture precipitation feedbacks in the Eastern European Alpine region in convection-permitting climate simulations. Int. Journal of Clim., DOI: 10.1002/joc.8234


Akhtar, N., Geyer, B., & Schrum, C. (2022): Impacts of accelerating deployment of offshore windfarms on near-surface climate. Sci Rep 12, 18307 (2022), doi:10.1038/s41598-022-22868-9

Caldas-Alvarez, A., M. Augenstein, G. Ayzel, K. Barfus, R. Cherian, L. Dillenardt, F. Fauer, H. Feldmann, M. Heistermann, A. Karwat, F. Kaspar, H. Kreibich, E.E. Lucio-Eceiza, E.P. Meredith, S. Mohr, D. Niermann, S. Pfahl, F. Ruff, H.W. Rust, L. Schoppa, T. Schwitalla, S. Steidl, A.H. Thieken, J.S. Tradowsky, V. Wulfmeyer, J. Quaas (2022): Meteorological, impact and climate perspectives of the 29 June 2017 heavy precipitation event in the Berlin metropolitan area . Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 22, 3701–3724, 2022

Ehmele, F., L.-A. Kautz, H. Feldmann, Y. He, M. Kadlec, F.D. Kelemen, H.S. Lentink, P. Ludwig, D. Manful, J.G. Pinto (2022): Adaptation and application of the large LAERTES-EU regional climate model ensemble for modeling hydrological extremes: a pilot study for the Rhine basin. Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 22, 677–692, 2022,

Furusho-Percot, C., K. Goergen, C. Hartick, L. Poshyvailo-Strube, S. Kollet (2022): Groundwater Model Impacts Multiannual Simulations of Heat Waves . Geophy. Res. Letters, Vol. 49, 10,

Heinemann, G., C. Drüe, A. Makshtas (2022): A three-years climatology of the wind field structure at Cape Baranova (Severnaya Zemlya, Siberia) from SODAR observations and high-resolution regional climate model simulations during YOPP . Atmosphere, 13, 957, doi: 10.3390/atmos13060957.

Krug, A., F. Aemisegger, M. Sprenger, B. Ahrens (2022): Moisture sources of heavy precipitation in Central Europe in synoptic situations with Vb-cyclones . Clim. Dyn., DOI: 10.1007/s00382-022-06256-7

Lee, D., S.-K. Min, I.-H. Park, J.-B. Ahn, D.-H. Cha, E.-C. Chang, Y.-H. Byun (2022): Enhanced Role of Convection in Future Hourly Rainfall Extremes Over South Korea. Geophysical Research Letters, 49, e2022GL099727.

Maraun, D., R. Knevels, A.N. Mishra, H. Truhetz, E. Bevacqua, H. Proske, G. Zappa, A. Brenning, H. Petschko, A. Schaffer, P. Leopold, B.L. Puxley (2022): A severe landslide event in the Alpine foreland under possible future climate and land-use changes . Communications Earth & Environment, 3(87): 1–11.

Moemken, J., B. Koerner, F. Ehmele, H. Feldmann, J.G. Pinto (2022): Recurrence of Drought Events Over Iberia. Part II: Future Changes Using Regional Climate Projections . Tellus A: Dynamic Meteorology and Oceanography, 74, 262–279. doi:10.16993/tellusa.52

Mooney, P. A., D. Rechid, E.L. Davin, E. Katragkou, N. de Noblet-Ducoudré, M. Breil, R.M. Cardoso, A.S. Daloz, P. Hoffmann, D.C.A. Lima, R. Meier, P.M.M. Soares, G. Sofiadis, S. Strada, G. Strandberg, M.H. Toelle, M.T. Lund (2022): Land–atmosphere interactions in sub-polar and alpine climates in the CORDEX Flagship Pilot Study Land Use and Climate Across Scales (LUCAS) models – Part 2: The role of changing vegetation. The Cryosphere, 16, 1383–1397, 2022, doi:10.5194/tc-16-1383-2022

Olaniyan, E.A., C. Cafaro, S.B. Ogungbenro, I.E. Gbode, V.O. Ajayi, A. Oluleye, E.A. Adefisan, J. Schwendike, K.A. Lawal (2022): Performance evaluation of a high-resolution regional model over West Africa for operational use: A case study of August 2017 . Meteorol Appl. 29:e2080,

Pelletier, C., T. Fichefet, H. Goosse, K. Haubner, S. Helsen, P.-V. Huot, C. Kittel, F. Klein, S. Le clec'h, N.P.M. van Lipzig, S. Marchi, F. Massonnet, P. Mathiot, E. Moravveji, E. Moreno-Chamarro, P. Ortega, F. Pattyn, N. Souverijns, G. Van Achter, S. Vanden Broucke, A. Vanhulle, D. Verfaillie, L. Zipf (2022): PARASO, a circum-Antarctic fully coupled ice-sheet–ocean–sea-ice–atmosphere–land model involving f.ETISh1.7, NEMO3.6, LIM3.6, COSMO5.0 and CLM4.5. Geosci. Model Dev., 15, 553–594, 2022,

Russo, E., B. Fallah, P. Ludwig, M. Karremann, C. Raible C.C. (2022): The long-standing dilemma of European summer temperatures at the mid-Holocene and other considerations on learning from the past for the future using a regional climate model. Clim. Past, 18, 895–909,

Shrestha, P., J. Mendrok, V. Pejcic, S. Trömel, U. Blahak, J.T. Carlin (2022): Evaluation of the COSMO model (v5.1) in polarimetric radar space – Impact of uncertainties in model microphysics, retrievals, and forward Operator . Geosci. Model Dev., 15, 291–313, 2022,

Sofiadis, G.,E. Katragkou, E.L. Davin, D. Rechid, N. de Noblet-Ducoudre, M. Breil, R.M. Cardoso, P. Hoffmann, L. Jach, R. Meier, P.A. Mooney, P.M.M. Soares, S. Strada, M.H. Tölle, K. Warrach Sagi (2022): Afforestation impact on soil temperature in regional climate model simulations over Europe . Geosci. Model Dev., 15, 595–616, 2022


Adinolfi, M., M. Raffa, A. Reder, P. Mercogliano (2021): Evaluation and Expected Changes of Summer Precipitation at Convection Permitting Scale with COSMO-CLM over Alpine Space. Atmosphere 2021, 12(1), 54;

Ahrens, B., N, Leps (2021): Sensitivity of Convection Permitting Simulations to Lateral Boundary Conditions in Idealised Experiments . J. of Adv. in Mod. Earth Systems (JAMES), doi: 10.1029/2021MS002519

Akhtar, N., Geyer, B., Rockel, B., Sommer, P.S., & Schrum, C. (2021): Accelerating deployment of offshore wind energy alter wind climate and reduce future power generation potentials . Sci Rep 11, 11826, doi:10.1038/s41598-021-91283-3

Ban, N., C. Caillaud, E.Coppola, E. Pichelli, S. Sobolowski, M. Adinolfi, B. Ahrens, A. Alias, I. Anders, S. Bastin, D. Belušić, S. Berthou, E. Brisson, R.M. Cardoso, S.C. Chan, O.B. Christensen, J.Fernández, L. Fita, T. Frisius, G. Gašparac, F. Giorgi, K. Goergen, J.E. Haugen, Ø. Hodnebrog, S. Kartsios, E. Katragkou, E.J. Kendon, K. Keuler, A. Lavin-Gullon, G. Lenderink, D. Leutwyler, T. Lorenz, D. Maraun, P. Mercogliano, J. Milovac, H.-J. Panitz, M. Raffa, A..Reca Remedio, C. Schär, P.M.M. Soares, L. Srnec, B.M. Steensen, Paolo Stocchi, M.H. Tölle, H. Truhetz, J. Vergara-Temprado, H. de Vries, K.irsten Warrach-Sagi, V. Wulfmeyer, M.J. Zander (2021): The first multi-model ensemble of regional climate simulations at kilometer-scale resolution, part I: evaluation of precipitation . Clim Dyn. (2021).

Brisson, E., U. Blahak, P. Lucas-Picher, C. Purr, B. Ahrens (2021): Contrasting lightning projection using the lightning potential index adapted in a convection-permitting mode . Clim. Dyn. 57, 2037-51.

Bucchignani, E., P. Mercogliano (2021): Performance Evaluation of High-Resolution Simulations with COSMO over South Italy . Atmosphere 2021, 12(1), 45;

Doddy Clarke, E., C. Sweeney, F. McDermott, S. Griffin, J. Monteiro Correia, P. Nolan, L. Cooke (2021): Climate change impacts on wind energy generation in Ireland . Wind Energy, 25(2), pp.300-312,

Garbero, V., M. Milelli, E. Bucchignani, P. Mercogliano, M. Varentsov, I. Rozinkina, G. Rivin, D. Blinov, H. Wouters, J.-P. Schulz, U. Schättler, F. Bassani, M. Demuzere, F. Repola (2021): Evaluating the Urban Canopy Scheme TERRA_URB in the COSMO Model for Selected European Cities . Atmosphere, 12, 237.

Geyer, B., T. Ludwig, H. von Storch (2021): Limits of reproducibility and hydrodynamic noise in atmospheric regional modelling . Commun Earth Environ 2, 17 (2021).  

Heinemann, G., S. Willmes, L. Schefczyk, A. Makshtas, V. Kustov, I. Makhotina (2021): Observations and Simulations of Meteorological Conditions over Arctic Thick Sea Ice in Late Winter during the Transarktika 2019 Expedition . Atmosphere 2021, 12, 174.

Heinemann, G, R. Zentek (2021): A Model-Based Climatology of Low-Level Jets in theWeddell Sea Region of the Antarctic . Atmosphere 2021, 12, 1635.

Kohnemann, S., G. Heinemann (2021): A Climatology of wintertime low-level jets in Nares Strait . Polar Research, 40, 3622, doi: 10.33265/polar.v40.3622.

Krug, A., P. Pothapakula, C. Primo, B. Ahrens (2021): Heavy Vb‑cyclone precipitation: a transfer entropy application showcase . Met. Z., DOI: 10.1127/metz/2021/1071

Kumar, V., J. Remmers, S. Beirle, J. Fallmann, A. Kerkweg, J. Lelieveld, M. Mertens, A. Pozzer, B. Steil, M. Barra, H. Tost, T. Wagner (2021): Evaluation of the coupled high-resolution atmospheric chemistry model system MECO(n) using in situ and MAX-DOAS NO2 measurements . Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 5241–5269, 2021,

Lucas-Picher, P., D. Argüeso, E. Brisson, Y. Tramblay, P. Berg, A. Lemonsu, S. Kotlarski, C. Caillaud (2021): Convection-permitting modeling with regional climate models: Latest developments and next steps . WIREs Clim Change. 2021; e731., DOI: 10.1002/wcc.731

Lund-Sørland, S., R. Brogli, P. Kumar Pothapakula, E. Russo, J. Van de Walle, B.Ahrens, I. Anders, E. Bucchignani, E.L. Davin, M.-E. Demory, A. Dosio, H. Feldmann, B. Früh, B. Geyer, K. Keuler, D. Lee, Delei Li, N.P.M. van Lipzig, S.-K. Min, H.-J. Paniz, B. Rockel, C. Schär, C. Steger, W. Thiery (2021): COSMO-CLM Regional Climate Simulations in the CORDEX framework: a review . Geoscientific Model Development,

McGowana, N.E., N. Roche, T. Aughney, J. Flanagan, P. Nolan, F. Marnell, N. Reid (2021): Testing consistency of modelled predictions of the impact of climate change on bats. Clim. Change Ecology, 2,

Meredith, E.P., U. Ulbrich, H.W. Rust, H. Truhetz (2021): Present and future diurnal hourly precipitation in 0.11° EURO-CORDEX models and at convection-permitting resolution . Environ. Res. Commun., 3 (2021) 055002

Mertens, M., P. Jöckel, S. Matthes, M. Nützel, V. Grewe, R. Sausen (2021): COVID-19 induced lower-tropospheric ozone changes . Environmental Research Letters, doi: 10.1088/1748-9326/abf191

Morrissey, P., P. Nolan, T. McCormack, P. Johnston, O. Naughton, S. Bhatnagar, L. Gill (2021): Impacts of climate change on groundwater flooding and ecohydrology in lowland karst. Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 25, 1923–1941, 2021

Pelletier, C., T. Fichefet, H. Goosse, K. Haubner, S. Helsen, P.-V. Huot, C. Kittel, F. Klein, S. Le clec'h, N.P.M. van Lipzig, S. Marchi, F. Massonnet, P. Mathiot, E. Moravveji, E. Moreno-Chamarro, P.Ortega, F. Pattyn, N. Souverijns, G. Van Achter, S. Vanden Broucke, A. Vanhulle, D. Verfaillie, L. Zipf (2021): PARASO, a circum-Antarctic fully-coupled ice-sheet - ocean - sea-ice - atmosphere - land model involving f.ETISh1.7, NEMO3.6, LIM3.6, COSMO5.0 and CLM4.5. Gesoscientific Model Develompment,  © Author(s) 2021. This work is distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.

Pichelli, E., Coppola, E., Sobolowski, S., Ban, N., Giorgi, F., Stocchi, P., Alias, A., Belušić, D., Berthou, S., Caillaud, C., Cardoso, R. M., Chan, S., Christensen, O. B., Dobler, A., de Vries, H., Goergen, K., Kendon, E. J., Keuler, K., Lenderink, G., Lorenz, T., Mishra, A. N, H.-J. Panitz, C. Schär, P.M.M. Soares, H. Truhetz, J. Vergara-Temprado (2021): The first multi-model ensemble of regional climate simulations at kilometer-scale resolution part 2: historical and future simulations of precipitation. Clim Dyn (2021).

Platonov, V., M. Varentsov (2021): Introducing a new detailed long-term cosmo-clm hindcast for the russian arctic and the first results of its evaluation . Atmosphere 2021, 12(3), 350;

Poll, S., P. Shrestha, C. Simmer (2021): Grid Resolution Dependency of Land Surface Heterogeneity Effects on Boundary Layer Structure . Q J R Meteorol Soc.,

Purr, C., E. Brisson, B. Ahrens (2021): Convective rain cell characteristics and scaling in climate projections for Germany . Int. J. Climatol. 2021; 1-12,

Raffa, M., A. Reder, M. Adinolfi, P. Mercogliano (2021): A Comparison between One-Step and Two-Step Nesting Strategy in the Dynamical Downscaling of Regional Climate Model COSMO-CLM at 2.2 km Driven by ERA5 Reanalysis . Atmosphere 2021, 12(2), 260;

Reyne, M., N.E. McGowan, J. Flanagan, P. Nolan, A. Aubry, M. Emmerson, F. Marnell, N. Reid (2021): Will predicted positive effects of climate change be enough to reverse declines of the regionally Endangered Natterjack toad in Ireland? Ecology and evolution, 11(10), pp.5049-5064,

Revokatova, A., M. Nikitin, G. Rivin, I. Rozinkina, A. Nikitin, E. Tatarinovich (2021): High-Resolution Simulation of Polar Lows over Norwegian and Barents Seas Using the COSMO-CLM and ICON Models for the 2019–2020 Cold Season . Atmosphere 2021, 12(2), 137;

Sørland, S. L., Brogli, R., Pothapakula, P. K., Russo, E., Van de Walle, J., Ahrens, B., Anders, I., Bucchignani, E., Davin, E. L., Demory, M.-E., Dosio, A., Feldmann, H., Früh, B., Geyer, B., Keuler, K., Lee, D., Li, D., van Lipzig, N. P. M., Min, S.-K., Panitz, H.-J., Rockel, B., Schär, C., Steger, C., and Thiery, W. (2021): COSMO-CLM regional climate simulations in the Coordinated Regional Climate Downscaling Experiment (CORDEX) framework: a review . Geosci. Model Dev., 14, 5125–5154, .

Spinoni, J., Barbosa, P., Bucchignani, E., Cassano, J., Cavazos, T., Cescatti, A., Christensen, J.H., Christensen, O.B., Coppola, E., Evans, J.P., Forzieri, G., Geyer, B., Giorgi, F., Jacob, D., Katzfey, J., Koenigk, T., Laprise, R., Lennard, C.J., Kurnaz, M.L., Li, D., Llopart, M., McCormick, N., Naumann, G., Nikulin, G., Ozturk, T., Panitz, H.-J., da Rocha, R.P., Solman, S.A., Syktus, J., Tangang, F., Teichmann, C., Vautard, R., Vogt, J.V., Winger, K., Zittis, G. and Dosio, A. (2021), Global exposure of population and land-use to meteorological droughts under different warming levels and SSPs: a CORDEX-based study. Int J Climatol. Accepted Author Manuscript.

Tölle, M.H, E. Churiulin (2021): Sensitivity of Convection-Permitting Regional Climate Simulations to Changes in Land Cover Input Data: Role of Land Surface Characteristics for Temperature and Climate Extremes . Frontiers in Earth Science, 9, doi: 10.3389/feart.2021.722244

Van Pham, T., C. Steger, B. Rockel, K. Keuler, I. Kirchner, M. Mertens, D. Rieger, G. Zängl, B. Früh (2021): ICON in Climate Limited-area Mode (ICON release version 2.6.1): a new regional climate model. Geosci. Model Dev., 14, 985–1005, 2021

Vasenev, V., M. Varentsov, P. Konstantinov, O. Romzaykina, I. Kanareykina, Y. Dvornikov, V. Manukyan (2021): Projecting urban heat island effect on the spatial-temporal variation of microbial respiration in urban soils of Moscow megalopolis . Science of The Total Environment, Vol. 786,

von Storch, H., B. Geyer, Y. Li, V. Matthias, B. Rockel (2021): Chinese lockdown as aerosol reduction experiment. In: Advances in Climate Change Research. (DOI: /10.1016/j.accre.2021.03.003)


Ahrens, B., T. Meier, E. Brisson (2020): Diurnal Cycle of Precipitation in the Himalayan Foothills – Observations and Model Results . Himalayan Weather and Climate and their Impact on the Environment, pp 73-89,

Brecht, B.M., G. Schädler, J.W. Schipper (2020): UTCI climatology and its future change in Germany – an RCM ensemble approach . Met. Z., 29, 2, p. 97 - 116, DOI: 10.1127/metz/2020/1010

Breil, M., D. Rechid, E.L. Davin, N. de Noblet-Ducoudré, E. Katragkou, R.M. Cardoso, P. Hoffmann, L.L. Jach, P.M.M. Soares, G. Sofiadis, S. Strada, G. Strandberg, M.H. Tölle, K. Warrach-Sagi (2020): The Opposing Effects of Reforestation and Afforestation on the Diurnal Temperature Cycle at the Surface and in the Lowest Atmospheric Model Level in the European Summer . J. Climate, 33 (21): 9159–9179,

Brousse, O., H. Wouters, M. Demuzere,W. Thiery,J. Van de Walle, N.P.M. van Lipzig (2020): The local climate impact of an African city during clear‐sky conditions—Implications of the recent urbanization in Kampala (Uganda) . Int. J. of Climatology, Vol. 40, Issue10,

Caldas-Alvarez, A., S. Khodayar (2020): Assessing atmospheric moisture effects on heavy precipitation during HyMeX IOP16 using GPS nudging and dynamical downscaling . Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 20, 2753–2776, 2020

Conte, D., S. Gualdi, P. Lionello (2020): Effect of Model Resolution on Intense and Extreme Precipitationinthe Mediterranean Region . Atmosphere 2020, 11(7), 699;

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Christner, E., F. Aemisegger, S. Pfahl, M. Werner, A. Cauquoin, M. Schneider, F. Hase, S. Barthlott, G. Schädler (2018): The climatological impacts of continental surface evaporation, rainout, and sub-cloud processes on δD of water vapor and precipitation in Europe . J. of Geophysical Res./Atmospheres, 123 (8), 4390-4409.

Coppola, E.; Sobolowski, S.; Pichelli, E.; Raffaele, F.; Ahrens, B.; Anders, I.; Ban, N.; Bastin, S.; Belda, M.; Belusic, D.; Caldas-Alvarez, A.; Cardoso, R. M.; Davolio, S.; Dobler, A.; Fernandez, J.; Fita, L.; Fumiere, Q.; Giorgi, F.; Goergen, K.; Güttler, I.; Halenka, T.; Heinzeller, D.; Hodnebrog, Ø.; Jacob, D.; Kartsios, S.; Katragkou, E.; Kendon, E.; Khodayar, S.; Kunstmann, H.; Knist, S.; Lavín-Gullón, A.; Lind, P.; Lorenz, T.; Maraun, D.; Marelle, L.; van Meijgaard, E.; Milovac, J.; Myhre, G.; Panitz, H.-J.; Piazza, M.; Raffa, M.; Raub, T.; Rockel, B.; Schär, C.; Sieck, K.; Soares, P. M. M.; Somot, S.; Srnec, L.; Stocchi, P.; Tölle, M. H.; Truhetz, H.; Vautard, R.; de Vries, H.; Warrach-Sagi, K. (2018): A first-of-its-kind multi-model convection permitting ensemble for investigating convective phenomena over Europe and the Mediterranean. Climate dynamics. doi:10.1007/s00382-018-4521-8

Delandmeter, P., J. Lambrechts, V. Legat, V. Vallaeys, J. Naithani, W. Thiery, J-F. Remacle, E. Deleersnijder (2018): A fully consistent and conservative vertically adaptive coordinate system for SLIM 3D v0.4 with an application to the thermocline oscillations of Lake Tanganyika. Geoscientific Model Development, 11, 1161-1179Delandmeter, P., J. Lambrechts, V. Legat, V. Vallaeys, J. Naithani, W. Thiery, J-F. Remacle, E. Deleersnijder (2018): A fully consistent and conservative vertically adaptive coordinate system for SLIM 3D v0.4 with an application to the thermocline oscillations of Lake Tanganyika. Geoscientific Model Development, 11, 1161-1179

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Fuhrer O., T. Chadha, T. Hoefler, G. Kwasniewski, X. Lapillonne, D. Leutwyler, D. Lüthi, C. Osuna, C. Schär, T.C. Schulthess, H. Vogt (2018): Near-global climate simulation at 1 km resolution: establishing a performance baseline on 4,888 GPUs with COSMO 5.0 .. Geosci. Model Develop., 11, 1665–1681,

Gutjahr, O., G. Heinemann (2018): A model-based comparison of extreme winds in the Arctic and around Greenland . Int.  J. of Clim., DOI: 10.1002/joc.5729

Hochman A, P. Mercogliano, P. Alpert, H. Saaroni, E. Bucchignani (2018): High-resolution projection of climate change and extremity over Israel using COSMO-CLM . Int. J. of Clim., June 2018(in press).

Hochman A, E. Bucchignani, G. Gershtein, SO Krichak, P. Alpert, Y. Levi, Y.  Yosef, Y. Carmona, J. Breitgand, P. Mercogliano, A.L. Zollo (2018): Evaluation of regional COSMO-CLM climate simulations over the Eastern Mediterranean for the period 1979 – 2011 . doi: 10.1002/joc.5232, Int. J. of Clim., Vol 38. Issue 3, 2018,  pp. 1161- 1176.

Ho-Hagemann, H.T.M., B. Rockel (2018): Einfluß von Atmosphäre-Ozean Wechselwirkungen auf Starkniederschläge über Europa. In: Lozán, J. L., S.-W. Breckle, H. Graßl, D. Kasang & R. Weisse (Hrsg.). Warnsignal Klima: Extremereignisse. pp. 161-168. Online: . doi:10.2312/warnsignal.klima.extremereignisse.23

Jacobs, L., O. Dewitte, J. Poesen, J. Sekajugo, A. Nobile, M. Rossi, W. Thiery, M. Kervyn (2018): Field-based landslide susceptibility assessment in a data-scarce environment: the populated areas of the Rwenzori Mountains . Nat. Hazards and Earth System Sciences, 18, 105-124.

Josipovic, L., A. Obermann-Hellhund, E. Brisson, B. Ahrens (2018): Bora in RCMs: impact of model resolution on simulations of gap winds and wave breaking . Hrvatski meteorološki časopis, Vol. 53 No. 53,

Keller, M., O. Fuhrer, N. Kröner, J. Schmidli, M. Stengel, R. Stöckli and C. Schär (2018): The sensitivity of Alpine summer convection to surrogate climate change: An intercomparison between convection-parameterizing and Climate change sensitivity studies with convection-resolving models. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18, 5253–5264,

Kerkweg, A., C. Hofmann, P. Jöckel, M. Mertens, G.Pante (2018): The on-line coupled atmospheric chemistry model system MECO(n) – Part 5: Expanding the Multi-Model-Driver (MMD v2.0) for 2-way data exchange including data interpolation via GRID (v1.0). Geosci. Model Dev., 11, 1059–1076,

Kislov, A.V, G.S. Rivin, V.S. Platonov, M.I. Varentsov, I.A. Rozinkina, M.A. Nikitin, M.M. Chumakov (2018): Mesoscale Atmospheric Modeling of Extreme Velocities over the Sea of Okhotsk and Sakhalin . Izv. Atmos. Ocean. Phys. 54, 322–326 (2018).

Kjellström, E. G. Nikulin, G. Strandberg, O.B. Christensen, D. Jacob, K. Keuler, G. Lenderink, E. van Meijgaard, C. Schär, S. Somot, S.L. Sørland, C. Teichmann, R. Vautard (2018): European climate change at global mean temperature increases of 1.5 and 2°C above pre-industrial conditions as simulated by the EURO-CORDEX regional climate models . Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 459-478,

Krähenmann, S., A. Walter, S. Brienen, F. Imbery, A. Matzarakis (2018): High-resolution grids of hourly meteorological variables for Germany . Theoretical and Applied Climatology, Vol. 131, p. 899–926, doi: 10.1007/s00704-016-2003-7

Macias, D., E. Garcia-Gorriz, A. Dosio, A. Stips, K. Keuler (2018): Obtaining the correct sea surface temperature: bias correction of regional climate model data for the Mediterranean Sea . Clim. Dyn., 51, 1095-1117

Meredith, E.P., H.W. Rust, U. Ulbrich (2018): A classification algorithm for selective dynamical downscaling of precipitation extremes. Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 22, 4183-4200, 2018,

Moemken, J., M. Reyers, H. Feldmann, J.G. Pinto (2018): Future Changes of Wind Speed and Wind Energy Potentials in EURO-CORDEX Ensemble Simulations . J. of Geophysical Res./Atmospheres., 123,  

Monhart, S., C. Spirig, J. Bhend, K. Bogner, C. Schär, M.A. Liniger (2018): Skill of Subseasonal Forecasts in Europe: Effect of Bias Correction and Downscaling Using Surface Observations . J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 123, 7999–8016,

Nikulin, G.; Lennard, C.; Dosio, A.; Kjellström, E.; Chen, Y.; Hänsler, A.; Kupiainen, M.; Laprise, R.; Mariotti, L.; Fox Maule, C.; van Meijgaard, E.; Panitz, H.-J.; Scinocca, J. F.; Somot, S.; 2018: The effects of 1.5 and 2 degrees of global warming on Africa in the CORDEX ensemble [in press]. Environmental research letters. doi:10.1088/1748-9326/aab1b1

Obermann-Hellhund, A. S. Bastin, S. Belamari, D. Conte, M.A. Gaertner, L. Li, B. Ahrens (2018): Mistral and Tramontane wind speed and wind direction patterns in regional climate simulations. Subm. to Atm. Science Letters. Accepted..,

Obermann-Hellhund, A., D. Conte, S. Somot, C. Zsolt Torma, B. Ahrens (2018): Mistral and Tramontane wind systems in regional and global climate simulations from 1950 to 2100 . Clim. Dyn., 50(1-2), 693-703. DOI: 10.1007/s00382-017-3635-8 (OA)

Paeth, H.; Li, J.; Pollinger, F.; Müller, W. A.; Pohlmann, H.; Feldmann, H.; Panitz, H.-J. (2018): An effective drift correction for dynamical downscaling of decadal global climate predictions. Climate dynamics. doi:10.1007/s00382-018-4195-2

Panosetti, D., L. Schlemmer, C. Schär (2018): Convergence behavior of convection-resolving simulations of summertime deep moist convection over land . Clim. Dyn., published online,

Pham, T.V., J. Brauch, B. Früh, B. Ahrens (2018): Added decadal prediction skill with the coupled regional climate model COSMO-CLM/NEMO. Met. Z., 27(5): 391-399. DOI: 10.1127/metz/2018/0872

Platonov, V. S., M.I. Varentsov (2018): Supercomputer Technologies as a Tool for High-resolution Atmospheric Modelling towards the Climatological Timescales . Supercomputing Frontiers and Innovations, 5, n. 3, p. 107-110,

Reszler, C., M.B. Switanek, H. Truhetz (2018): Convection-permitting regional climate simulations for representing floods in small-and medium-sized catchments in the Eastern Alps . Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 18, 2653–2674, 2018,

Schlemmer, L., C. Schär, D. Lüthi, L. Strebel (2018): A Groundwater and Runoff Formulation for Weather and Climate Models . J.  Adv. Mod. Earth Sys., 10, 1809–1832.

Shrestha, P., W. Kurtz, G. Vogel, J.‐P. Schulz, M. Sulis, H.‐J. Hendricks Franssen, S. Kollet, C. Simmer (2018): Connection Between Root Zone Soil Moisture and Surface Energy Flux Partitioning Using Modeling, Observations, and Data Assimilation for a Temperate Grassland Site in Germany . J. of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences, 123, 2839-2862.

Sørland, S.L., C. Schär, D. Lüthi, E. Kjellström (2018): Regional climate models reduce biases of global models and project smaller European summer warming . Env. Res. Letters, 13, Art. 074017,

Tölle, M. H., M. Breil, K. Radtke, H.-J. Panitz (2018): Sensitivity of European temperature to albedo parameterization in the regional climate model COSMO-CLM linked to extreme land use changes . Frontiers EnvironmentalScience, DOI:10.3389/fenvs.2018.00123

Varentsov, M., P. Konstantinov, A. Baklanov, I. Esau, V. Miles, R. Davy (2018): Anthrpogenic and natural drivers of a strong winter urban heat island in a typical Arctic city . Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18, 17573–17587,

Varentsov, M., H. Wouters, V. Platonov, P. Konstantinov (2018): Megacity-Induced Mesoclimatic Effects in the Lower Atmosphere: A Modeling Study for Multiple Summers over Moscow, Russia . Atmosphere, 9(2), 50;



Akhtar, N., J. Brauch, B. Ahrens (2017): Climate Modeling over the Mediterranean Sea: Impact of Resolution and Ocean Coupling . Clim. Dyn. DOI 10.1007/s00382-017-3570-

Barcikowska, M., F. Feser, W. Zhang, W. Mei (2017): Changes in intense Tropical Cyclone Activity for the Western North Pacific during the last decades derived from a Regional Climate Model Simulation . Clim. Dyn., pp 1-19, DOI: 10.1007/s00382-016-3420-0.

Belušić, A. M.T. Prtenjak, I. Güttler, N. Ban, D. Leutwyler, C. Schär (2017): Near-surface wind variability over the broader Adriatic region: insights from an ensemble of regional climate models . Clim. Dyn., Vol. 50, Issue 11–12, pp 4455–4480

Breil, M., H.-J. Panitz, G. Schädler (2017): Impact of soil-vegetation-atmosphere interactions on the spatial rainfall distribution in the Central Sahel . Met. Z., 26 (4), 379-389. doi:10.1127/metz/2017/0819

Brisson E., C. Brendel, S. Herzog, B. Ahrens (2017): Lagrangian evaluation of convective shower characteristics in a convection permitting model. Met.Z. Accepted

Brisson, E., N. Leps, B. Ahrens (2017): Konvektionserlaubende Klimamodellierung . Promet - Meteorologische Fortbildung99, 41 - 48

Bucchignani E, P. Mercogliano, M. Montesarchio, AL Zollo (2017): Numerical simulation of the period 1971-2100 over the Mediterranean area with a regional model, scenario SRES-A1B ., Sustainability, Vol. 9 Issue 12, 2017, pp. 2192, doi: 10.3390/su9122192 

Demuzere, M., S. Harshan, L. Järvi, M. Roth, C.S.B. Grimmond,. V. Masson, K.W. Oleson, E. Velasco, H. Wouters (2017): Impact of urban canopy models and external parameters on the modelled urban energy balance in a tropical city . Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 143(704), 1581–1596, DOI: 10.1002/qj.3028

Dieng, D., G. Smiatek, J. Bliefernicht, D. Heinzeller, A. Sarr, A.T. Gaye, H. Kunstmann (2017): Evaluation of the COSMO‐CLM high‐resolution climate simulations over West Africa . J. of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres​, DOI: 10.1002/2016JD025457

Ho-Hagemann, H., Gröger, M., Rockel, B., Zahn, M., Geyer, B., Meier, M., 2017: Effects of air-sea coupling over the North Sea and the Baltic Sea on simulated summer precipitation over Central Europe , Climate Dynamics,pp 1–26, doi:10.1007/s00382-017-3546-8.

Kohnemann, S.H.E., G. Heinemann, D.H. Bromwich,  O. Gutjahr, (2017): Extreme Warming in the Kara Sea and Barents Sea during the Winter Period 2000–16 . J. Climate, 30, 8913–8927

Kröner, N., S. Kotlarski, E. Fischer, D. Lüthi, E. Zubler, C. Schär (2017): Separating climate change signals into thermodynamic, lapse-rate and circulation effects: theory and application to the European summer climate. Clim. Dyn, 48, 3425–3440, DOI: 10.1007/s00382-016-3276-3

Leutwyler D., D. Lüthi, N. Ban, O. Fuhrer, C. Schär (2017): Evaluation of the Convection-Resolving Climate Modeling Approach on Continental ScalesJ. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 122, doi:10.1002/2016JD026013.

Marotzke, J.; Müller, W. A.; Vamborg, F. S. E.; Becker, P.; Cubasch, U.; Feldmann, H.; Kaspar, F.; Kottmeier, C.; Marini, C.; Polkova, I.; Prömmel, K.; Rust, H. W.; Stammer, D.; Ulbrich, U.; Kadow, C.; Köhl, A.; Kröger, J.; Kruschke, T.; Pinto, J. G.; Pohlmann, H.; Reyers, M.; Schröder, M.; Sienz, F.; Timmreck, C.; Ziese, M. (2017): MiKlip: A National Research Project on Decadal Climate Prediction . Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 97 (12), 2379–2394. doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-15-00184.1

Maurer, V., I. Bischoff-Gauß, N. Kalthoff, L. Gantner, R. Roca, H.-J. Panitz, H.-J. (2017): Initiation of deep convection in the Sahel in a convection-permitting climate simulation for northern Africa . Quarterly J. of the Royal Met. Society, 143 (703), 806-816. doi:10.1002/qj.2966

Nikulin, G., S. Asharaf, M.E. Magariño, S. Calmanti, R.M. Cardoso, J. Bhend, J. Fernández, M. Dolores Frias, K. Fröhlich, B. Früh, S. Herrera García, R. Manzanas, J.M. Gutiérrez, U. Hansson, M. Kolax, M.A. Liniger, P.M.M. Soares, C. Spirig, R. Tome, K. Wyser (2017): Dynamical and statistical downscaling of a global seasonal hindcast in eastern Africa . Climate Services, doi:

Nolan, P., J. O'Sullivan, R. McGrath (2017): Impacts of climate change on mid‐twenty‐first‐century rainfall in Ireland: a high‐resolution regional climate model ensemble approach . Int. J. of Climatology, 37, Pages 4347-4363DOI: 10.1002/joc.5091

Obermann-Hellhund, A., D. Conte, S. Somot, C. Zsolt Torma, B. Ahrens (2017): Mistral and Tramontane wind systems in regional and global climate simulations from 1950 to 2100 . Clim. Dyn. DOI: 10.1007/s00382-017-3635-8. 

Paeth H., A. Paxian, D. Sein, T. Brücher, D. Jakob, H.-J. Panitz, M. Warscher, A. H. Fink, H. Kunstmann, M. Breil, T. Engel, A. Krause, J. Toedter, and B. Ahrens, 2017: Decadal and multi-year predictability of the West African monsoon and the role of dynamical downscaling. Meteorol. Zeitschrift, PrePub DOI 10.1127/metz/2017/0811.    

Pätsch J., H. Burchard, C. Dieterich, U. Gräwe, M. Gröger, M. Mathis, H. Kapitza, M. Bersch, A. Moll, T. Pohlmann, J. Su, H.T.M. Ho-Hagemann, A. Schulz, A. Elizalde, C. Eden (2017).: An evaluation of the North Sea circulation in global and regional models relevant for ecosystem simulations. Ocean Modelling, 116:70-95, doi: 10.1016/j.ocemod.2017.06.005

Pham, Trang Van; J. Brauch, B. Früh, B. Ahrens (2017): Simulation of snowbands in the Baltic Sea area with the coupled atmosphere-ocean-ice model COSMO-CLM/NEMO . Met. Z., doi: 10.1127/metz/2016/0775

Platonov, V., A. Kislov, G. Rivin, M. Varentsov, I. Rozinkina, M. Nikitin, M. Chumakov (2017): Mesoscale atmospheric modelling technology as a tool for creating a long-term meteorological dataset. IOP Conf. Ser.: Earth Environ. Sci., 96, 012004; .

Prein, A. F., A. Gobiet (2017): Impacts of uncertainties in European gridded precipitation observations on regional climate analysis . Int. J. Climatol., 37(1), 305–327, doi:10.1002/joc.4706, 2017

Rockel, B., J. Brauch, O. Gutjahr, N. Akhtar, H.T.M. Ho-Hagemann (2017): Gekoppelte Modellsysteme: Atmosphäre und Ozean . Promet - Meteorologische Fortbildung99, 65-75

Schaaf, B., H.v. Storch, F. Feser (2017): Has spectral nudging an effect for dynamical downscaling applied in small regional model domains . AMS, DOI 10.1175/MWR-D-17-0087.1

Schefczyk, L., Heinemann, G. (2017): Climate change impact on Thunderstorms: Analysis of thunderstorm indices using high resolution COSMO-CLM simulations . Met. Z. 26, DOI 10.1127/metz/2017/0749

Schultze, M., B. Rockel (2017): Direct and semi-direct effects of aerosol climatologies on long-term climate simulations over Europe . Clim. Dyn., DOI 10.1007/s00382-017-3808-5

Tölle, M. H., L. Schefczyk, O. Gutjahr (2017): Scale dependency of regional climate modeling of current and future climate extremes in Germany . Theoretical and Applied Climatology, DOI: 10.1007/s00704-017-2303-6

Tölle, M. H., S. Engler, H.-J. Panitz, 2017: Impact of abrupt land cover changes by tropical deforestation on South-East Asian climate and agriculture . J. of Clim., 30, 2587-2600, DOI: 10.1175/JCLI-D-16-0131.1

Wahle K., J. Staneva, W. Koch, L. Fenoglio-Marc, H.T. M. Ho-Hagemann, E.V. Stanev (2017): An atmosphere–wave regional coupled model: improving predictions of wave heights and surface winds in the southern North Sea. Ocean Science, 13: 289–301, doi:10.5194/os-13-289-2017

Will,A., N. Akhtar, J. Brauch, M. Breil, E. Davin, H. T. M. Ho-Hagemann, E. Maisonnave, M. Thürkow, and S. Weiher (2017): The COSMO-CLM 4.8 regional climate model coupled to regional ocean, land surface and global earth system models using OASIS3-MCT: description and performance. Geoscientific Model Development, 10:1549–1586, doi:10.5194/gmd-10-1549-2017

Wouters, H., K. De Ridder, L. Poelmans, P. Willems, J. Brouwers, P. Hosseinzadehtalaei, H. Tabari, S. Vanden Broucke, N.P.M. van Lipzig, M. Demuzere (2017): Heat stress increase under climate change twice as large in cities as in rural areas:  A study for a densely populated midlatitude maritime region . Geophys. Res. Lett., 44, 1–11, doi:10.1002/2017GL074889



Befort, D.J.; G.C. Leckebusch, U. Cubasch (2016): Intraseasonal variability of the Indian summer monsoon: wet and dry events in COSMO-CLM. Clim. Dyn., 47, 2635-2651, doi:10.1007/s00382-016-2989-7

Brienen S., B. Früh, A. Walter, K. Trusilova, P. Becker (2016): A Central European precipitation climatology - Part II: Added value of the high-resolution HYRAS climatology for COSMO-CLM evaluation . Met. Z.25, DOI: 10.1127/metz/2016/0617

Brisson, E., M. Demuzere, N. van Lipzig (2016): Modelling strategies for performing convection-permitting climate simulations. Met. Z., 25(2), 149 - 163, DOI: 10.1127/metz/2015/0598

Brisson, E., K. Van Weverberg, M. Demuzere, A. Devis, S. Saeed, M. Stengel, N. P. M. van Lipzig (2016): How well can a convection-permitting climate model reproduce decadal statistics of precipitation, temperature and cloud characteristics? Clim. Dyn., 47, doi:10.​1007/​s00382-016-3012-z

Bucchignani, E.;  A.L. Zollo, L. Cattaneo, M. Montesarchio, P. Mercogliano (2016): Extreme weather events over China: assessment of COSMO-CLM simulations and future scenarios . Int. J. Clim., DOI: 10.1002/joc.4798

Bucchignani, E.;  P. Mercogliano, G. Rianna, H.- J. Panitz (2016): Analysis of ERA-Interim-driven COSMO-CLM simulations over Middle East – North Africa domain at different spatial resolutions . Int. J. Clim, DOI: 10.1002/joc.4559

Byrne, D., M. Münnich, I. Frenger, N. Gruber (2016): Mesoscale atmosphere ocean coupling enhances the transfer of wind energy into the ocean , Nature Communications 7, doi:10.1038/ncomms11867

Cavicchia, L., E.  Scoccimarro, S. Gualdi, B. Ahrens, S. Berthou, D. Conte, A. Dell'Aquila, P. Drobinski, V. Djurdjevic, C. Dubois, C. Gallardo, L.  Li, P. Oddo, A.  Sanna, C. Torma (2016): Spatiotemporal characterisation of Mediterranean extreme precipitation events: a multi-model assessment . Clim. Dyn., doi:10.1007/s00382-016-3245-x

Cheneka, B.R., S. Brienen, K. Fröhlich, S. Asharaf, B. Früh (2016): Searching for an Added Value of Precipitation in Downscaled Seasonal Hindcasts over East Africa: COSMO-CLM Forced by MPI-ESM . Advances in Meteorology2016, Article ID 4348285

Chatterjee, F.; D. Allaerts, U. Blahak, J. Meyers, N.P.M. van Lipzig (2016): Evaluation of a wind-farm parametrization in a regional climate model using large eddy simulations . Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, DOI: 10.1002/qj.2896

Ciervo F., G. Rianna, P. Mercogliano, M.N. Papa (2016): Effects of climate change on shallow-landslides in a small coastal catchment in Southern Italy. Landslides, DOI: 10.1007/s10346-016-0743-1 

Dangendorf, S.; A. Arns, J.G. Pinto, P. Ludwig, J. Jensen (2016): The exceptional influence of storm 'Xaver' on design water levels in the German Bight . Env. Res. Letters11(5), doi:10.1088/1748-9326/11/5/054001

Da Ronco P.; C. De Michele, M. Montesarchio, P. Mercogliano (2016): Comparison between COSMO-CLM simulations and MODIS data of snow cover extent and distribution in the Italian Alps . Clim. Dyn., 47, 1-23, DOI: 10.1007/s00382-016-3054-2

Davin E.L., E. Maisonnave and S.I. Seneviratne (2016): Is land surface processes representation a possible weak link in current Regional Climate Models? Environmental Research Letters11(7), doi:10.1088/1748-9326/11/7/074027

Docquier, D., W. Thiery, S. Lhermitte, N.P.M. van Lipzig (2016): Multi-year wind dynamics around Lake Tanganyika , Clim. Dyn., doi:10.1007/s00382-016-3020-z

Dosio, A., H.-J. Panitz (2016): Climate change projections for CORDEX-Africa with COSMO-CLM regional climate model and differences with the driving global climate models . Clim. Dyn., 46, 1599-1625, doi:10.1007/s00382-015-2664-4 

Drobinski, P., N. Da Silva, G.  Panthou, S. Bastin, C. Muller, B. Ahrens, M. Borga, D. Conte, G. Fosser, F. Giorgi, I. Güttler, V. Kotroni, L. Li, E.  Morin, B.  Önol, P. Quintana-Segui, R. Romera, C. Zsolt Torma (2016): Scaling precipitation extremes with temperature in the Mediterranean: past climate assessment and projection in anthropogenic scenarios. Clim. Dyn. Early online. doi:10.1007/s00382-016-3083-x (OA)

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Panitz, H.-J., G. Fosser, R. Sasse, A. Sehlinger, H. Feldmann, G. Schädler (2013): Modelling Near Future Regional Climate Change for Germany and Africa. In: High Performance Computing in Science and Engineering '12 [W. E. Nagel, D. Kröner, M. Resch (Eds.)]. Springer Berlin Heidelberg New York 2013, pp 375 – 390, DOI 10.1007/978-3-642-33374-3_28.

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Sasse, R., G. Schadler, C. Kottmeier (2013): The Regional Atmospheric Water Budget over Southwestern Germany under Different Synoptic Conditions , J. of Hydrometeorology. 14, 1, pp. 69-84, doi: 10.1175/JHM-D-11-0110.1

Schubert, S, S.Grossman-Clarke (2013): The Influence of green areas and roof albedos on air temperatures during Extreme Heat Events in Berlin , Germany. Met. Z., Schweizerbart'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, 22, 131-143

Steger, C., S. Kotlarski, T. Jonas, C. Schär (2013): Alpine snow cover in a changing climate: a regional climate model perspective. Clim. Dyn., 41, 735-754, DOI 10.1007/s00382-012-1545-3

Sweeney, C. P., P. Lynch, P. Nolan (2013): Reducing errors of wind speed forecasts by an optimal combination of post-processing methods. Met. Apps, 20: 32–40. doi: 10.1002/met.294

Tang, H., J.T. Eronen, A. Micheels, B. Ahrens (2013): Strong interannual variation of the Indian summer monsoon in the Late Miocene . Clim. Dyn., 41, 1, pp. 135-153.

Tang, H., A. Micheels, J.T. Eronen, B. Ahrens, M. Fortelius (2013): Asynchronous responses of East Asian and Indian summer monsoons to mountain uplift shown by regional climate modelling experiments . Climate Dyn., 40, 5-6, pp. 1531-1549, doi: 10.1007/s00382-012-1603-x

Trusilova, K., B. Früh, S. Brienen, A. Walter, V. Masson, G. Pigeon, P. Becker (2013): Implementation of an urban parameterization scheme into the regional climate model COSMO-CLM . J. of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, accepted.

Wagner, S., P. Berg, G. Schädler, H. Kunstmann (2013): High resolution regional climate model simulations for Germany: Part II-projected climate changes . Climate Dyn., 40, 1-2, pp. 415-427, doi: 10.1007/s00382-012-1510-1

Wang, D., C. Menz, T. Simon, C. Simmer, C. Ohlwein (2013): Regional dynamical downscaling with CCLM over East Asia . Meteorology and Atmospheric Physics, 121, 1-2, pp. 38-53.

Wienert U., F. Kreienkamp, A. Spekat, W. Enke (2013): A simple method to estimate the urban heat island intensity in data sets used for the simulation of the thermal behaviour of buildings . Met. Zeitschrift, 22(2), 179–185

Wouters, H., K. De Ridder, N. Van Lipzig, M. Demuzere, D. Lauwaet (2013). The diurnal evolution of the urban heat island of Paris: a model-based case study during Summer 2006 . Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 13, 8525-8541

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Abdalla, M., K. Rueangritsarakul, M. Jones, B. Osborne, M. Helmy, B. Roth, J. Burke, P. Nolan, P. Smith, M. Williams (2012): How effective is reduced tillage & cover crop management in reducing N2O fluxes from arable crop soils?Water, Air, & Soil Pollution, 223, 5155–5174

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Berg, P., H. Feldmann, H.-J. Panitz (2012): Bias correction of high resolution RCM data. J. Hydrol., 448-449, 80-92,

Bierdel, L., P. Friederichs, S. Bentzien (2012): Spatial kinetic energy spectra in the convection-permitting limited-area NWP model COSMO-DE . Met. Z., 21, 3, pp. 245-258, doi: 10.1127/0941-2948/2012/0319

Born, K., P. Ludwig, J.G. Pinto (2012): Wind Gust Estimation for Mid-European Winter Storms: Towards a Probabilistic View . Tellus A 64:17471 doi:10.3402/tellusa.v64i0.17471 

Casper, MC., G. Grigoryan, O. Gronz, O. Gutjahr, G. Heinemann, R. Ley, A. Rock (2012): Analysis of projected hydrological behavior of catchments based on signature indices . Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 16, 2, pp. 409-421, doi: 10.5194/hess-16-409-2012

Cavicchia, L., H. von Storch (2012): The simulation of medicanes in a high-resolution regional climate model . Climate Dyn., 39, 9-10, pp. 2273-2290, doi: 10.1007/s00382-011-1220-0

Chen, F., B. Geyer, M. Zahn, H. v. Storch (2012):T oward a Multi-Decadal Climatology of North Pacific Polar Lows Employing Dynamical Downscaling . Terrestrial, Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, Vol. 23, No. 3, 291-301,DOI code: 10.3319/TAO.2011.11.02.01(A)

Costa, AC., J.A. Santos, J.G. Pinto (2012): Climate change scenarios for precipitation extremes in Portugal . Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 108, 1-2, pp. 217-234, doi: 10.1007/s00704-011-0528-3

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Feser, F. and M. Barcikowska, 2012: The Influence of Spectral Nudging on Typhoon Formation in Regional Climate Models. Environ. Res. Lett., 7, 014024, doi:10.1088/1748-9326/7/1/014024.

Haas, R., J.G. Pinto (2012): A combined statistical and dynamical approach for downscaling large-scale footprints of European windstorms (pdf ). Geophys. Research Letters, Vol.39, L23804, DOI: 10.1029/2012GL054014. Supplementary material (pdf ).

Haslinger, K., I. Anders, M. Hofstätter (2012): Regional Climate Modelling over complex terrain : an evaluation study of COSMO-CLM hindcast model runs for the Greater Alpine Region. Climate Dyn., published online, doi: 10.1007/s00382-012-1452-7

Hermans, A., F. Ament, G. Geyer, V. Matthias, M. Quante, B. Rockel, B. (2012): Evaluation of Humidity, Clouds and Precipitation in COSMO-CLM and MM5 over Germany . Met. Z., 21, 5, pp. 487-502, doi: 10.1127/0941-2948/2012/0326

Hofmann, Ch., A. Kerkweg, H. Wernli, P. Joeckel (2012): The 1-way on-line coupled model system MECO(n) – Part 3: Meteorological Evaluation of the on-line coupled system. Geosci. Model Dev., 5, 129–147, 2012.

Kapsch, M.-L., M. Kunz, R. Vitolo, T. Economou (2012): Long-term trends of hail-related weather types in an ensemble of regional climate models using a Bayesian approach. J. Geophys. Res., 117, D15107

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Kotlarski, S., T. Bosshard, D. Luthi, P. Pall, C. Schär (2012): Elevation gradients of European climate change in the regional climate model COSMO-CLM . Climate Change, 112, 2, pp. 189-215, doi: 10.1007/s10584-011-0195-5

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Nikulin, G., C. Jones, P. Samuelsson, F. Giorgi, M.B. Sylla, G. Asrar, M. Büchner, R. Cerezo-Mota, O.B. Christensen, M. Déqué, J. Fernandez, A. Hänsler, E. van Meijgaard, L. Sushama (2012): Precipitation Climatology in An Ensemble of CORDEX-Africa Regional Climate Simulations. J. Climate, 25, 10, 6057-6078, DOI 10.1175/JCLI-D-11-00375.1.

Panitz, H.-J., P. Berg, G. Schädler, G. Fosser (2012): Modelling Regional Climate Change for Germany and Africa. In: High Performance Computing in Science and Engineering '11 [W. E. Nagel, D. Kröner, M. Resch (Eds.)]. Springer Berlin Heidelberg New York 2012, pp 503--512, DOI 10.1007/978-3-642-23869-7

Pavlik, D., D. Sohl, T. Pluntke, A. Mykhnovych, C. Bernhofer (2012): Dynamic downscaling of global climate projections for Eastern Europe with a horizontal resolution of 7 km . Environmental Earth Sciences, 65, 5, pp. 1475-1482, doi: 10.1007/s12665-011-1081-1

Pfeifroth, U., R. Hollmann, B. Ahrens (2012): Cloud Diurnal Cycles in Satellite Data and Regional Climate Model Simulations. Met. Z., 21(6), 551-560. doi:

Richert, CN., A. Matzarakis (2012): GIS-analysis of the climatic wind energy potential in the region of Freiburg im Breisgau, based on observed data and Regional Climate Models . Gefahrstoffe/Reinhaltung der Luft, 72, 7-8, pp. 321-328.

Rimkus, E., D. Valiukas, J. Kazys, I. Gecaite, E. Stonevicius, E. (2012): Dryness dynamics of the Baltic Sea region . Baltica, 25, 2, 129-142, doi: 10.5200/baltica.2012.25.13

Schanze, J., J. Trumper, C. Burmeister, D. Pavlik, I. Kruhlov (2012): A methodology for dealing with regional change in integrated water resources management . Environmental Earth Sciences, 65, 5, pp. 1405-1414, doi: 10.1007/s12665-011-1311-6

Schubert, S., S. Grossmann-Clarke, A.  Martilli (2012): A Double-Canyon Radiation Scheme for Multi-Layer Urban Canopy Models . Boundary-Layer Meteorology, 145, 3, pp. 439-468, doi: 10.1007/s10546-012-9728-3

Tan, F., B. Su, C. Gao, Y. Fang (2012): High-resolution Regional Climate Model (CCLM) for Simulation of Precipitation in the Huaihe River Basin, China . Resources and Environment in the Yangtze Basin, 21, 10, 1236-1242.

Than, H., A. Micheels, J.T. Eronen, B. Ahrens, M. Fortelius (2012): Asynchronous respondes of East Asien and Indian Summer monsoons to mountain uplift shown by regional climate modelling experiments . Springer Verlag, DOI: 10.1007/s00382-012-1603-x

Wouters, H., K. De Ridder, N. Van Lipzig (2012): Comprehensive Parametrization of Surface-Layer Transfer Coefficients for Use in Atmospheric Numerical Models . Boundary-Layer Meteorology, 145(3), 539-550

Zink, K., H. Vogel, B. Vogel, D. Magyar, C. Kottmeier (2012): Modeling the dispersion of Ambrosia artemisiifolia L. pollen with the model system COSMO-ART. Int. J. of Biomet., 56, doi: 10.1007/s00484-011-468-8



Baldauf, M., A. Seifert, J. Förstner, D. Majewski, M. Raschendorfer, T. Reinhardt (2011): Operational convective-scale numerical weather prediction with the COSMO model: description and sensitivities . Monthly Weather Review, DOI: 10.1175/MWR-D-10-05013.1 .

Berg, P., H.-J. Panitz, G. Schädler, H. Feldmann, Ch. Kottmeier (2011): Modelling Regional Climate Change in Germany . In: High Performance Computing in Science and Engineering '10 [W. E. Nagel, D. Kröner, M. Resch (Eds.)].  Springer Berlin Heidelberg New York 2011, pp. 467-478, DOI 10.1007/978-3-642-15748-6_34.

Buzzi, M., M.W. Rotach, M. Raschendorfer, A.A.M. Holtslag (2011): Evaluation of the COSMO-SC turbulence scheme in a shear-driven stable boundary layer . Met. Z., Vol. 20, No 3, pp 335-350.

Charabi, Y., S. Al-Yahyai,A. Gastli (2011): Evaluation of NWP performance for wind energy resource assessment in Oman . Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews, 15, 3, pp. 1545-1555.

Davin, E. L., R. Stoeckli, E. B. Jaeger, S. Levis, S.I. Seneviratne (2011): COSMO-CLM2: A new version of the COSMO-CLM model coupled to the Community Land Model.  Climate Dyn., 37, 9, 1889-1907, doi:10.1007/s00382-011-1019-z.

Dobler, A., B. Ahrens (2011): Four climate change scenarios for the Indian summer monsoon by the regional climate model COSMO-CLM. JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH, VOL. 116, D24104, 13 PP., DOI:10.1029/2011JD016329.

Feser, F., B. Rockel, H. von Storch, J. Winterfeldt, and M. Zahn, 2011: Regional Climate Models add Value to Global Model Data: A Review and selected Examples. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., doi: 10.1175/2011BAMS3061.1.

Früh, B., P. Becker, T. Deutschlaender, J.D. Hessel, M. Kossmann, I. Mieskes, J. Namyslo, M. Roos, U. Sievers, T. Steigerwald, H. Turau, U. Wienert (2011): Estimation of Climate-Change Impacts on the Urban Heat Load Using an Urban Climate Model and Regional Climate Projections . J. of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, 50, 1, pp. 167-184, doi: 10.1175/2010JAMC2377.1.

Gebhardt, C., S.E. Theis, M. Paulat, Z. Ben Bouallegue (2011): Uncertainties in COSMO-DE precipitation forecasts introduced by model perturbations and variation of lateral boundaries . Atmospheric Research, 100, 2-3, pp. 168-177, doi: 10.1016/j.atmosres.2010.12.008.

Herbort, F., D. Etling (2011): Post-frontal shower cells in the COSMO-DE model. A comparison with radar measurements . Met. Z., 20, 2, pp. 217-226, doi: 10.1127/0941-2948/2011/0214.

Ho, H., Van-Tan, P., L. Nhu-Quan, N. Quang-Trung (2011): Extreme climatic events over Vietnam from observational data and RegCM3 projections. Climate Research, Vol. 49: 87–100, doi: 10.3354/cr01021

Knote, C., D. Brunner, H. Vogel, J. Allan, A. Asmi, M. Aijala, S. Carbone, H.D. van der Gon, J.L. Jimenez, A. Kiendler-Scharr, C. Mohr, L. Poulain, A.S.H. Prevot, E. Swietlicki, B. Vogel (2011): Towards an online-coupled chemistry-climate model: evaluation of trace gases and aerosols in COSMO-ART., Geosc. Model Dev., 4, doi: 10.5194/gmd-4-1077-2011

Lucas-Picher, P., J. Christensen, F. Saeed, P. Kumar, S. Asharaf, B. Ahrens, A. Wiltshire, D. Jacob, and S. Hagemann (2011): Can regional climate models represent the Indian monsoon? J. Hydrometeorol., 12, 849–868.

Scholzel, C., A. Hense (2011): Probabilistic assessment of regional climate change in Southwest Germany by ensemble dressing . Climate Dyn., 36, 9-10, pp. 2003-2014, doi: 10.1007/s00382-010-0815-1.

Senatore, A., G. Mendicino, G. Smiatek, H. Kunstmann (2011): Regional climate change projections and hydrological impact analysis for a Mediterranean basin in Southern Italy . J. of Hydrology, 399, 1-2, 70-92, doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2010.12.035.

Sweeney, C., P. Lynch (2011): Adaptive post-processing of short-term wind forecasts for energy applications . Wind Energy, 14, 3, pp. 317-325, doi: 10.1002/we.420.

Than, H., A. Micheels, J. Eronen, M. Fortelius (2011): Regional climate modell experiments to invastigate the Asien monsoon in the Late Miocene . Interactive Open Access Journal of the European Geosciences Union. DOI: 10.5194/cp-7-847-2011.

Zubler, E.M., D. Folini, U. Lohmann, D. Luethi, A. Muhlbauer, S. Pousse-Nottelmann, C. Schar, M. Wild (2011): Implementation and evaluation of aerosol and cloud microphysics in a regional climate model . J. Geophys. Res.-Atmos., 116, D02211, doi: 10.1029/2010JD014572.

Zubler, E.M., U. Lohmann, D. Luethi, C. Schar (2011): Intercomparison of aerosol climatologies for use in a regional climate model over Europe . Geophysical Research Letters, 38, L15705, doi: 10.1029/2011GL048081.



Berg, P., J.-J. Panitz, G. Schädler, H. Feldmann, Ch. Kottmeier (2010): Downscaling Climate Simulations for Use in Hydrological Modeling of Medium-Sized River Catchments. In: High Performance Computing on Vector Systems 2010 [M. Resch, K. Benkert, X. Wang, M. Galle, W. Bez, H. Kobayashi S. Roller (Eds.)],  Springer Berlin Heidelberg New York 2010. pp. 163-170, DOI 10.1007/978-3-642-11851-7_12.

Dobler, A., B. Ahrens (2010): Analysis of the Indian summer monsoon system in the regional climate model COSMO-CLM . J. Geophys. Res.-Atmos., 115, D16, D16101, doi: 10.1029/2009JD013497.

Fiori, E., A. Parodi, F. Siccardi (2010): Turbulence Closure Parameterization and Grid Spacing Effects in Simulated Supercell Storms . J. of the Atmospheric Sciences, 67, 12, pp. 3870-3890, doi: 10.1175/2010JAS3359.1.

Früh, B., H. Feldmann, J.-J. Panitz, G. Schädler, D. Jacob, P. Lorenz, K. Keuler (2010): Determination of Precipitation Return Values in Complex Terrain and Their Evaluation. J. Climate, 23 (9), 2257-2274.

Knote, C., G. Heinemann, B. Rockel (2010): Changes in weather extremes: Assessment of return values using high resolution climate simulations at convection-resolving scale . Met. Z., 19, 1, pp. 11-23, doi: 10.1127/0941-2948/2010/0424.

Kunz, M., M. Rauthe, R. Lux, C. Kottmeier (2010): Assessment of extreme wind speeds from Regional Climate Models - Part 1: Estimation of return values and their evaluation . Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences, 10, 4, pp. 907-922.

Leuenberger, D., M. Koller, O. Fuhrer, C. Schär (2010): A Generalization of the SLEVE Vertical Coordinate . Mon. Wea. Rev., 138, 3683-3689, doi:10.1175/2010MWR3307.1.

Malheiro, A.C., J.A. Santos, H. Fraga, J.G. Pinto (2010): Climate change scenarios applied to viticultural zoning in Europe . Clim. Research, 43, 3, pp. 163-177, doi: 10.3354/cr00918

Mironov, D., E. Heise, E. Kourzeneva, B. Ritter, N. Schneider, A. Terzhevik (2010): Implementation of the lake parameterisation scheme FLake into the numerical weather prediction model COSMO . Boreal Environmental Research, 15, 2, pp. 218-230.

Noppel, H., U. Blahak, A. Seifert, K.D. Beheng (2010): Simulations of a hailstorm and the impact of CCN using an advanced two-moment cloud microphysical scheme . Atmospheric Research, 96, 2-3, pp. 286-301, doi: 10.1016/j.atmosres.2009.09.008.

Panitz, H.-J., G. Schädler, H. Feldmann (2010): Modelling Regional Climate Changes in Southwest Germany . pp. 429 - 441, in: High Performance Computing in Science and Engineering '09. Transactions of the High Performance Computing Center Stuttgart (HLRS) 2009 (Eds. : W. E. Nagel, D. B. Kröner, M. M. Resch); Springer Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2010; DOI 10.1007/978-3-642-04665-0 ISBN 978-3-642-04664-3

Rauthe, M., M. Kunz, Ch. Kottmeier (2010): Changes in wind gust extremes over Central Europe derived from a small ensemble of high resolution regional climate models , Met. Z., Vol. 19, No. 3, 299-312, DOI:10.1127/0941-2984/210/0350.

Suklitsch, M., A. Gobiet, H. Truhetz, N.K. Awan, H. Göttel, D. Jacob (2010): ErrorCharacteristics of High Resolution Regional Climate Models over the Alpine Area . Clim. Dyn., published online: 2 June, 2010. DOI: 10.1007/s00382-010-0848-5



Anders, I., B. Rockel (2009): The influence of prescribed soil type distribution on the representation of present climate in a regional climate model . Clim. Dyn., Vol 33, Issue 2-3, pp 177-186. DOI: 10.1007/s00382-008-0470-y.

Bachner, S., C. Simmer (2009): Aspects of Regional Climate Modelling with Focus on Precipitation:REGIONAL ASPECTS OF CLIMATE-TERRESTRIAL-HYDROLOGIC INTERACTIONS IN NON-BOREAL EASTERN EUROPE , pp 87-94.

Buser, C.M., H.R. Künsch, D. Lüthi, M. Wild, C. Schär (2009): Bayesian multi-model projection of climate: Bias assumptions and interannual variability . Clim. Dyn., 33 (6) 849-868, DOI 10.1007/s00382-009-0588-6.

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Hohenegger, C., P. Brockhaus, C. S. Bretherton, C. Schar (2009): The Soil Moisture-Precipitation Feedback in Simulations with Explicit and Parameterized Convection , J. of Climate, 22, 19, pp. 5003-5020, doi: 10.1175/2009JCLI2604.1.

Jaeger, E.B., R. Stöckli, S. I. Seneviratne (2009): Analysis of planetary boundary layer fluxes and land-atmosphere coupling in the regional climate model CLM , Geoph. Res. Lett., 114, D17106, DOI:10.1029/2008JD011658.

Knote, C., G. Bonafe, F. Di Giuseppe (2009): Leaf Area Index Specification for Use in Mesoscale Weather Prediction Systems . Monthly Weather Review, 137, 10, pp. 3535-3550, doi: 10.1175/2009MWR2891.1.

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