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Dr.  Hilke Lentink

Dr. Hilke Lentink

Room: 518
CN 435

Phone: +49 721 608-22805
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AG: Regional Climate and Weather Hazards

Research Interests

  • High-impact weather over central Europe (e.g. extreme precipitation, wind storms)
  • Extratropical transition of tropical cyclones
  • Numerical weather prediction
  • Regional climate simulations of present and future climate

Curriculum Vitae

  • since 2017: Research associate, IMK-TRO, KIT
  • 2015-2016 Research associate, South German Climate Office, KIT
  • 2012-2017 PhD student, IMK-TRO, KIT, Germany
  • 09/2011-02/2012 Internship, IAC, ETH Zürich, Switzerland
  • 2009-2012 M.Sc. in Meteorology, Physical Oceanography and Climate, IMAU, Utrecht University, the Netherlands
  • 2005-2008 B.Sc. in Earth sciences, major in physical geography, Utrecht University, the Netherlands

PhD thesis    Mechanisms determining structural changes during the extratropical transition of Typhoon Sinlaku (2008): a modelling study.
Master thesis    Extreme foehn in Switzerland: a climatology and the relation to large scale flow.
Bachelor thesis    Modeling the transition from meandering to braiding channel patterns.


Begutachtete Zeitschriftenbeiträge

The Extratropical Transition of Tropical Cyclones. Part I: Cyclone Evolution and Direct Impacts.
Evans, C.; Wood, K. M.; Aberson, S. D.; Archambault, H. M.; Milrad, S. M.; Bosart, L. F.; Corbosiero, K. L.; Davis, C. A.; Dias Pinto, J. R.; Doyle, J.; Fogarty, C.; Galarneau, T. J., Jr.; Grams, C. M.; Griffin, K. S.; Gyakum, J.; Hart, R. E.; Kitabatake, N.; Lentink, H. S.; McTaggart-Cowan, R.; Perrie, W.; Quinting, J. F. D.; Reynolds, C. A.; Riemer, M.; Ritchie, E. A.; Sun, Y.; Zhang, F.
2017. Monthly weather review, 145 (11), 4317–4344. doi:10.1175/MWR-D-17-0027.1