Institut für Meteorologie und Klimaforschung

Research Interests

  • high impact weather (e.g. heat waves)
  • large-scale dynamics (e.g. atmospheric blocking)
  • ensemble forecasting


Curriculum Vitae

  • since 2017: PostDoc, IMK-TRO, KIT
  • 2014-2017: Scientific assistant and doctorate, IMK-TRO, KIT, Germany
  • 2011-2014: M.Sc. in Meteorology, KIT, Germany
  • 2008-2011: B.Sc. in Meteorology, KIT, Germany

 

Projects

  • Extreme weather events under recent climate conditions. Aon-Benfield IF, London, UK.
  • DFG research group PANDOWAE (FOR896), BLOCK and TROP, http://www.pandowae.de
  • Waves to Weather: Project C8 "Stratospheric influence on predictability of persistent weather patterns" (W2W; CRC/Transregio 165)

Begutachtete Zeitschriftenbeiträge


2020
Long-term variance of heavy precipitation across central Europe using a large ensemble of regional climate model simulations.
Ehmele, F.; Kautz, L.-A.; Feldmann, H.; Pinto, J. G.
2020. Earth System Dynamics, 11 (2), 469–490. doi:10.5194/esd-11-469-2020
Enhanced extended‐range Predictability of the 2018 late‐winter Eurasian Cold Spell due to the Stratosphere.
Kautz, L.; Polichtchouk, I.; Birner, T.; Garny, H.; Pinto, J. G.
2020. Quarterly journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 146 (727), 1040–1055. doi:10.1002/qj.3724
2019
Ensemble Sensitivity Analysis of the Blocking System over Russia in Summer 2010.
Quandt, L.-A.; Keller, J. H.; Martius, O.; Pinto, J. G.; Jones, S. C.
2019. Monthly weather review, 147 (2), 657–675. doi:10.1175/MWR-D-18-0252.1
2017
Forecast Variability of the Blocking System over Russia in Summer 2010 and Its Impact on Surface Conditions.
Quandt, L.-A.; Keller, J. H.; Martius, O.; Jones, S. C.
2017. Weather and forecasting, 32 (1), 61–82. doi:10.1175/WAF-D-16-0065.1

Sonstige Publikationen


2019
Long-term Variances of Heavy Precipitation across Central Europe using a Large Ensemble of Regional Climate Model Simulations.
Ehmele, F.; Kautz, L.-A.; Feldmann, H.; Pinto, J. G.
2019. Earth System Dynamics Discussions, 1–31. doi:10.5194/esd-2019-47
2018
Evaluation of historical extreme precipitation events for central European catchments.
Quandt, L.-A.; Ehmele, F.; Lentink, H. S.; Kelemen, F. D.; Kadlec, M.; Buldmann, B.; Feldmann, H.; Ludwig, P.; Pinto, J. G.
2018. REKLIM Workshop 2018, Boppard, 15.-17.Mai 2018
Historical time series of extreme precipitation for Central European river catchments.
Lentink, H. S.; Quandt, L.-A.; Ehmele, F.; Kelemen, F. D.; Kadlec, M.; Buldmann, B.; Feldmann, H.; Ludwig, P.; Pinto, J. G.
2018. EGU General Assembly (2018), Wien, Österreich, 8.–13. April 2018
2017
Forecast variability of the blocking system over Russia in summer 2010.
Quandt, L.-A.; Keller, J. H.; Jones, S. C.
2017. Conference on Predictability and Multi-Scale Prediction of High Impact Weather. Landshut, October 9-12, 2017
2016
Forecast variability of the blocking system over Russia in summer 2010 and its impact on surface conditions.
Quandt, L.-A.; Keller, J. H.; Martius, O.; Jones, S. C.
2016. SPARC Workshop on Atmospheric Blocking, Reading, GB, April 6-8, 2016
2014
The influence of extratropical transition on poleward Rossby wave breaking.
Quandt, L. A.; Keller, J.; Jones, S.; Scneidereit, A.; Peters, D.
2014. The World Weather Open Science Conference (WWOSC 2014), Montreal, CDN, August 16-21, 2014

Master Thesis
Quandt, L. A., (2014): The Influence of Extratropical Transition on Poleward Rossby Wave
Breaking. Supervisors: S. C. Jones (DWD, Offenbach) and Ch. Kottmeier (IMK-TRO, KIT)


Bachelor Thesis
Quandt, L. A., (2011): Trendbestimmung von atmosphärischen FCKWs aus bodengebundenen FTIR
Messungen (Analysis of Trends of Atmospheric CFCs in Ground-based FTIR Measurements).
Supervisor: J. Orphal (IMK-ASF, KIT)