deutsch  | Home | Data Protection | Sitemap | KIT
Georgios Papavasileiou, M.Sc.

Georgios Papavasileiou, M.Sc.

PhD student

Research group "Clouds and storm tracks"


Room: 306
CN 435

Phone: +49 721 608-22832
georgios papavasileiouEsn3∂kit edu

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
Institute of Meteorology and Climate Research
Hermann-von-Helmholtz-Platz 1
76344 Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen

Research interests

  • Extratropical circulation and large-scale atmospheric dynamics

  • Two way interactions between cloud-radiative effects and large-scale atmospheric dynamics

  • Numerical Weather Prediction

  • Observational analyses of atmosphere interactions in the extratropics

  • European climatology of severe convective storms

  • Tornadogenesis and large-hail events in Europe


  • High definition clouds and precipitation for advancing climate prediction, HD(CP)²

Curriculum Vitae

  • Since 02/2017: PhD researcher, IMK-TRO, KIT, Germany

  • 12/2016: M.Sc. in Applied Meteorology and Climatology, University of Birmingham, UK

  • 03/2015: B.Sc. in Mathematics, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Department of Mathematics, Greece


  • Papavasileiou G., Voigt A., Knippertz P. (2018): Observed cloud anomalies associated with the North Atlantic Oscillation, and their potential radiative feedback on internal circulation variability, in preparation.

  • Lampiris A., Dafis S., Papavasileiou G. (2017): Observational and Numerical Study of a Tornado Outbreak in Attica and Euboea.

  • Sioutas M., Dafis S., Papavasileiou G., Doe R.K. (2015): Tornado occurrence in Greece: influencing variables and spatio-temporal variations. 8th European Conference on Severe Storms