Regional Atmospheric Modelling

Selected Publications

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  • Takle, E.S., J. Roads, B. Rockel, W.J. Gutowski Jr., R.W. Arrit, I. Meinke, C.G. Jones, and A. Zadra, 2007: Transferability intercomparison: An opportunity for new insight on the global water cycle and energy budget, Bull. Amer. Soc., 88, 375-384
  • Jacob, D., L. Bärring, O. B. Christensen, J. H. Christensen, M. de Castro, M. Déqué, F. Giorgi, S. Hagemann, M. Hirschi, R. Jones, E. Kjellström, G. Lenderink, B. Rockel, E. Sánchez, Ch. Schär, S. I. Seneviratne, S. Somot, A. van Ulden, and B. van den Hurk, 2007: An intercomparison of regional climate models for Europe: Model performance in Present-Day Climate, Climatic Change, 10.1007/s10584-006-9213-4
  • Sokolova, E., K. Dethloff, A. Rinke, and A. Benkel, 2007: Planetary and synoptic scale adjustment of the Arctic atmosphere to sea ice cover changes, Geophys. Res. Lett., Vol. 34, No. 17, L17816,10.1029/2007GL030218
  • Déqué, M., D.P. Rowell, D. Lüthi, F. Giorgi, J. H. Christensen, B. Rockel, D. Jacob, E. Kjellström, M. de Castro, and B. van den Hurk, 2007: An intercomparison of regional climate simulations for Europe: assessing uncertainties in model projections, Climatic Change, 10.1007/s10584-006-9228-x
  • Rockel, B., and K. Woth, 2007: Extremes of near-surface wind speed over Europe and their future changes as estimated from an ensemble of RCM simulations, Climatic Change, 10.1007/s10584-006-9227-y
  • Dethloff, K., A. Rinke, A. Benkel, M. Køltzow, E. Sokolova, S. Kumar Saha, D. Handorf, W. Dorn, B. Rockel, H. von Storch, J. E. Haugen, L. P. Røed, E. Roeckner, J. H. Christensen, M. Stendel, 2006: A dynamical link between the Arctic and the global climate system, Geophys. Res. Lett., 33, L03703, doi:10.1029/2005GL02524
  • Meinke, I., 2006: A Comparison of Simulated Clouds to ISCCP Data, Mon.Wea. Rev., 134, 1669-1681
  • Meinke, I., B. Geyer, F. Feser, H. von Storch, 2006: The Impact of Spectral Nudging on Cloud Simulation with a Regional Atmospheric Model, J. of Atmosph. and Oceanic Techn., 815-824
  • Déqué, M., R.G. Jones, M. Wold, F. Giorgi, J.H. Christensen, D.C. Hassell, P.L. Vidale, B. Rockel, D. Jakob, E. Kjellström, M. de Castro, F. Kucharski, B. van den Hurk, 2005: Global high resolution versus Limited Area Model climate change projections over Europe: quantifying confidence level from PRUDENCE results, Climate Dynamics, DOI 10.1007/s00382-005-0052-1
  • Rockel, B., I. Meinke, J. Roads, W.J. Gutowski, Jr., R.W. Arritt, E.S. Takle, C. Jones, 2005: The Inter-CSE Transferability Study, CEOP Newsletter No. 8, 4-5
  • Meinke, Insa, 2005: On the Validation of Cloud Parametrization Schemes in Numerical Models: Developing a Method Applied to the regional Model HRM using Satellite Data from ISCCP, submitted to Mon. Wea. Rev.
  • van den Hurk, B., M. Hirschi, G. Lenderink, E. van Meijgaard, A. van Ulden, B. Rockel, S. Hagemann, P. Graham, and E. Kjellström, 2005: Soil control on runoff response to climate change in regional climate model simulations, Journal of Climate, Vol. 18, No. 17, pages 3536–3551.
  • Johnsen, K.-P., J.Miao, and S.Q.Kidder, 2004: Comparison of atmospheric water vapor over Antarctica derived from CHAMP/GPS and AMSU-B data, Physics and Chemistry of the Earth, 29, 251-255.Johnsen, K.-P. and B. Rockel, 2001: Validation of a regional weather forecast model with GPS data, Phys. Chem. Earth (B), Vol. 26, No. 5-6, 415-419.
  • Crewell, S., C. Simmer, U. Löhnert, V. Venema, A. Feijt, E. van Meijgaard, A. van Lammeren, H. Bloemink, D. Jolivet, M. Wendisch, S. Schmidt, M. Schröder, U. Willén, M. Quante, J. Meywerk, O. A. Krasnov, T. Trautmann, S. Gimeno García, K. Pfeilsticker, T. Scholl, 2004: The BALTEX Bridge Campaign, An integrated approach for a better understanding of clouds, Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 85,1565-1584.
  • Vey, S., K.-P. Johnsen, J. Miao, G. Heygster and R.Dietrich, 2004: Comparison of Tropospheric Water Vapour over Antarctica derived from AMSU-B data, Ground Based GPS data and th eNCEP/NCAR Reanalysis, Journal of the Meteorological Society of Japan, 82(1B), 259-267.
  • Meinke, I., H. von Storch, and F. Feser, 2004: A validation of the cloud parameterization in the regional model SN-REMO, J. Geophys. Res., Vol 109, No D13, citation number D13205, DOI 10.1029/2004JD004520.
  • Johnsen, K.-P., J.Miao, and S.Q.Kidder, 2004: Comparison of atmospheric water vapor over Antarctica derived from CHAMP/GPS and AMSU-B data, Physics and Chemistry of the Earth, 29, 251-255.
  • Keup-Thiel, C.-Ph. Klepp, E. Raschke, and B. Rockel, 2003: Regional model simulation of the North Atlantic cyclone "Caroline" and comparisons with satellite data, Annales Geophysicae, 21, pages 655-659.
  • Miao, J., K-P.Johnsen, S.Buehler, and A.Kokhanovsky, 2003: The potential of polarization measurements from space at mm and sub-mm wavelengths for determining cirrus cloud parameters, Atmos.Chem.Phys., 3, 39-48.
  • Hupfer, P., J. Harff, I. Meinke, H. Sterr, H.-J. Stigge, 2003 : Die Wasserstände and der Ostseeküste. Entwicklung - Sturmfluten - Klimawandel, Die Küste, 66, 331pp
  • Johnsen, K.-P., 2003: NWP model specific humidities compared with CHAMP/GPS and TERRA/MODIS data: First CHAMP Mission Results for Gravity, Magnetic and Atmospheric Studies, Springer Series, ISBN 3-540-00206-5 473-478
  • Straka, J., 2002: Modelling of total precipitation by means of two versions of Regional Model REMO, GKSS Forschungszentrum Geesthacht GmbH, GKSS 2002/12, 45 pp.
  • Meinke, I., 2002: Zur Validierung der Wolkenparametrisierung des Regionalmodells HRM mit Satellitendaten des ISCCP - Entwicklung und Anwendung einer Methode, GKSS Forschungszentrum Geesthacht GmbH, External Report GKSS 2002/19, 136 pp.
  • Roads, J., E. Raschke, and B. Rockel, 2002: BALTEX water and energy budgets in the NCEP/DOE reanalysis II, Boreal Env. Res., Vol. 7, No. 4, 307-319.
  • Johnsen, K.-P. and S.Q.Kidder, 2002: Water vapor over Europe obtained from remote sensors and compared with a hydrostatic NWP model, Physics and Chemistry of the Earth, Vol. 27, No.4-5, pages 371-375
  • Meywerk, J. and V. Ramanathan, 2002: Influence of anthropogenic aerosols on the total and spectral irradiance at the sea surface during the Indian Ocean Experiment (INDOEX) 1999, J. Geophys. Res., Volume 107, Number D19, INX2 17
  • Raschke, E., J. Meywerk, and B. Rockel, 2002: Has the project BALTEX so far met its original objectives?, Boreal Env. Res., Vol. 7, No. 3, 175 - 182.
  • Zhang, Y., B. Rockel, R. Stuhlmann, R. Hollmann, and U. Karstens, 2001: REMO cloud modeling: improvements and validation with ISCCP DX data, J. Appl. Meteorol., 389-408.
  • Rockel, F. Rubel, E. Ruprecht, A.-S. Smedman, and A. Stigebrandt, 2001: The Baltic Sea Experiment (BALTEX): A European contribution to the investigation of the energy and water cycle over a large drainage basin, Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 82, 2389-2413.
  • Raschke, E., J. Meywerk, K. Warrach, U. Andræ, S. Bergström, F. Beyrich, F. Bosveld, K. Bumke, C. Fortelius, L.P. Graham, D.-E. Gryning, S. Halldin, L. Hasse, M. Heikinheimo, H.-J. Isemer, D. Jacob, I. Jauja, K.-G. Karlssson, S. Keevallik, J. Koistinen, A. van Lammeren, U. Lass, J. Launiainen, A. Lehmann, B. Liljebladh, M. Lobmeyr, W. Matthäus, T. Mengelkamp, D.B. Michelson,, J. Napiórkowski, A. Omstedt, J. Piechura, B.
  • Rockel, B. and U. Karstens, 2001: Development of the water budget for three extra-tropical cyclones with intense rainfall over Europe, Meteorol. Atmos. Phys., 77, 75-83.
  • Jacob, D., B.J.J.M. Van den Hurk, U. Andræ, G. Elgered, C. Fortelius, L.P. Graham, S.D. Jackson, U. Karstens, Chr. Köpken, R. Lindau, R. Podzun, B. Rockel, F. Rubel, B.H. Sass, R.N.B. Smith, and X. Yang, 2001: A comprehensive model inter-comparison study investigating the water budget during the BALTEX-PIDCAP period, Meteorol. Atmos. Phys., 77, 19-43.
  • Johnsen, K.-P. and B. Rockel, 2001: Validation of the NWP model HRM with groundbased GPS data, Physics and Chemistry of the Earth, Part A, Vol.26, No.6-8, pages 463-466
  • Roads, J., B. Rockel, and E. Raschke, 2001: Evaluation of ECPC's seasonal forecasts over the BALTEX region and Europe, Meteorol. Z., 10, 283-294.
  • van Meijgaard, E., U. Andræ, and B. Rockel, 2001: Comparison of model predicted cloud parameters and surface radiative fluxes with observations on the 100 km scale, Meteorol. Atmos. Phys., 77, 109-130.
  • Ryan, B.F., J.J. Katzfey, D.J. Abbs, C. Jakob, U. Lohmann, B. Rockel, L.D. Rotstayn, R.E. Stewart, K.K. Szeto, G. Tselioudis and M.K. Yau, 2000: Simulations of a cold front by cloud-resolving, limited area and large-scale models, and a model evaluation using in-situ and satellite observations. Mon. Wea. Rev., 128, 3218-3235.