Alberto Caldas-Alvarez

Research Interests

  • Extreme precipitation in a changing climate
  • High-resolution Weather and Climate modelling: Data Assimilation and multi-model studies
  • Computing and Mathematical methods for weather research
  • Deep Moist Convective processes


  • ClimXtreme – Climate Change and Extreme Events link
  • PREMIUM – Predictive Models for Extremes and High-Impact Weather under Climate Change link

Curriculum Vitae

  • Since 2019 Post-doc researcher at “Regional Climate and Weather Hazards”, IMK-TRO, KIT, Germany
  • 2015-2019 PhD student in “Extreme Weather in a Changing Climate”, IMK-TRO, KIT, Germany
  • 2014 Laboratory trainee at the European Commission’s JRC, Germany
  • 2007-2013 B.Sc. and M.Sc. in Physics, Madrid, Spain