Leonhard Gantner

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

Peer-reviewed journals


Severe thunderstorms with large hail across Germany in June 2019.
Wilhelm, J.; Mohr, S.; Punge, H. J.; Mühr, B.; Schmidberger, M.; Daniell, J. E.; Bedka, K. M.; Kunz, M.
2020. Weather, 76 (7), 228–237. doi:10.1002/wea.3886
Ambient conditions prevailing during hail events in central Europe.
Kunz, M.; Wandel, J.; Fluck, E.; Baumstark, S.; Mohr, S.; Schemm, S.
2020. Natural hazards and earth system sciences, 20 (6), 1867–1887. doi:10.5194/nhess-20-1867-2020
Natural hazard risk assessments at the global scale.
Ward, P. J.; Blauhut, V.; Bloemendaal, N.; Daniell, J. E.; de Ruiter, M. C.; Duncan, M. J.; Emberson, R.; Jenkins, S. F.; Kirschbaum, D.; Kunz, M.; Mohr, S.; Muis, S.; Riddell, G. A.; Schäfer, A.; Stanley, T.; Veldkamp, T. I. E.; Winsemius, H. C.
2020. Natural hazards and earth system sciences, 20 (4), 1069–1096. doi:10.5194/nhess-20-1069-2020
Ambient conditions prevailing during hail events in central Europe.
Kunz, M.; Wandel, J.; Fluck, E.; Baumstark, S.; Mohr, S.; Schemm, S.
2020. Natural hazards and earth system sciences discussions, 20 (6), 1867–1887. doi:10.5194/nhess-2019-412
Review article: Natural hazard risk assessments at the global scale.
Ward, P. J.; Blauhut, V.; Bloemendaal, N.; Daniell, J. E.; Ruiter, M. C. de; Duncan, M.; Emberson, R.; Jenkins, S. F.; Kirschbaum, D.; Kunz, M.; Mohr, S.; Muis, S.; Riddell, G.; Schäfer, A.; Stanley, T.; Veldkamp, T. I. E.; Winsemius, H. C.
2019. Natural hazards and earth system sciences discussions, 2019, 1–46. doi:10.5194/nhess-2019-403
Investigation of the temporal variability of thunderstorms in Central and Western Europe and the relation to large‐scale flow and teleconnection patterns.
Piper, D. A.; Kunz, M.; Allen, J. T.; Mohr, S.
2019. Quarterly journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 145 (725B), 3644–3666. doi:10.1002/qj.3647
Relationship between atmospheric blocking and warm season thunderstorms over western and central Europe.
Mohr, S.; Wandel, J.; Lenggenhager, S.; Martius, O.
2019. Quarterly journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 145 (724), 3040–3056. doi:10.1002/qj.3603
Interaction of severe convective gusts with a street canyon.
Richter, A.; Ruck, B.; Mohr, S.; Kunz, M.
2018. Urban Climate, 23, 71–90. doi:10.1016/j.uclim.2016.11.003
The Severe Hailstorm in SW Germany on 28 July 2013 : Characteristics, Impacts, and Meteorological Conditions.
Kunz, M.; Blahak, U.; Handwerker, J.; Schmidberger, M.; Punge, H. J.; Mohr, S.; Fluck, E.; Bedka, K. M.
2018. Quarterly journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 144 (710), 231–250. doi:10.1002/qj.3197
Challenges and recent Advances in Hail Research - A report from the 2nd European Hail Workshop.
Martius, O.; Hering, A.; Kunz, M.; Manzato, A.; Mohr, S.; Nisi, L.; Trefalt, S.
2018. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 99 (3), ES51-ES54. doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-17-0207.1
Statistical characteristics of convective wind gusts in Germany.
Mohr, S.; Kunz, M.; Richter, A.; Ruck, B.
2017. Natural hazards and earth system sciences, 17 (6), 957–969. doi:10.5194/nhess-17-957-2017
Exceptional sequence of severe thunderstorms and related flash floods in May and June 2016 in Germany – Part 1: Meteorological background.
Piper, D.; Kunz, M.; Ehmele, F.; Mohr, S.; Mühr, B.; Kron, A.; Daniell, J.
2016. Natural hazards and earth system sciences, 16 (12), 2835–2850. doi:10.5194/nhess-16-2835-2016
Hail potential in Europe based on a regional climate model hindcast.
Mohr, S.; Kunz, M.; Geyer, B.
2015. Geophysical research letters, 42 (24), 10904–10912. doi:10.1002/2015GL067118
Development and application of a logistic model to estimate the past and future hail potential in Germany.
Mohr, S.; Kunz, M.; Keuler, K.
2015. Journal of geophysical research / Solid earth, 120 (9), 3939–3956. doi:10.1002/2014JD022959
Towards an online-coupled chemistry-climate model : evaluation of trace gases and aerosols in COSMO-ART.
Knote, C.; Brunner, D.; Vogel, H.; Allan, J.; Asmi, A.; Äijälä, M.; Carbone, S.; van der Gon, H. D.; Jimenez, J. L.; Kiendler-Scharr, A.; Mohr, C.; Poulain, L.; Prevot, A. S. H.; Swietlicki, E.; Vogel, B.
2011. Geoscientific model development, 4, 1077–1102. doi:10.5194/gmd-4-1077-2011
Assessment of extreme wind speeds from Regional Climate Models - Part 1: Estimation of return values and their evaluation.
Kunz, M.; Mohr, S.; Kottmeier, C.; Rauthe, M.; Lux, R.
2010. Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences, 10 (4), 907–922

Other publications


Investigate the impact of land surface heterogeneity on surface fluxes and convection using the ICON-LEM model.
Singh, S.; Gantner, L.; Katlhoff, N.
2018. European Geosciences Union General Assembly (EGU 2018), Vienna, Austria, April 8–13, 2018
Towards the assimilation of KITcube data.
Gläser, G.; Knippertz, P.; Kalthoff; N.; Hoose, C.; Khodayar, S.; Fink, A. H.; Kohler, M.; Barthlott, C.; Handwerker, J.; Maurer, V.; Adler, B.; Gantner, L.; Wieser, A.; Kopmann, A.
2016. COSMO User Seminar, 7.-9. März 2016, Offenbach
Der Einfluss der räumlichen Auflösung von Landoberflächenparametern auf Grenzschichtbewölkung.
Gantner, L.; Kalthoff, N.; Maurer, V.; Kiseleva, O.
2016. Deutsch-Österreichisch-Schweizerische Meteorologen-Tagung (Dach 2016), Berlin, Germany, March 14–18, 2016
Die Entwicklung von Stratusbewölkung in der nächtlichen Grenzschicht über Westafrika.
Adler, B.; Kalthoff, N.; Gantner, L.
2016. Deutsch-Österreichisch-Schweizerische Meteorologen-Tagung (Dach 2016), Berlin, Germany, March 14–18, 2016
Low-level cloud formation in southern West-Africa during the monsoon period.
Adler, B.; Kalthoff, N.; Gantner, L.
2016. Understanding Clouds and Precipitation, Berlin, February 15-19, 2016
Convection-permitting climate simulations for North Africa.
Bischoff-Gauß, I.; Kalthoff, N.; Klüpfel, V.; Panitz, H. J.; Gantner, L.
2012. NIC Symp.2012, Jülich, February 7-8, 2012
Development and application of a convection-permitting ensemble system using a variation of soil moisture initial fields.
Gantner, L.; Klüpfel, V.; Kalthoff, N.
2011. 11th Annual Meeting of the European Meteorological Society (EMS) and the 10th European Conf.on Applications of Meteorology (ECAM), Berlin, September 12-16, 2011
Assimilation of satellite-derived soil moisture into the COSMO model.
Klüpfel, V.; Kalthoff, N.; Gantner, L.
2011. 11th Annual Meeting of the European Meteorological Society (EMS) and the 10th European Conf.on Applications of Meteorology (ECAM), Berlin, September 12-16, 2011
The effect of initial soil moisture fields on precipitation in the COSMO model.
Gantner, L.; Klüpfel, V.; Kalthoff, N.
2011. THORPEX European Regional Meeting, Karlsruhe, May 24-27, 2011
Convergence zones and their impact on the initiation of mesoscale convective systems in West Africa.
Klüpfel, V.; Kalthoff, N.; Gantner, L.
2011. COSMO-User Seminar, Langen, 18.Februar 2011
Comparison of convective precipitation in COSMO model runs by variation of the initial soil moisture fields.
Klüpfel, V.; Kalthoff, N.; Gantner, L.
2010. 10th EMS Annual Meeting and 8th European Conf.on Applied Climatology (ECAC), Zürich, CH, September 13-17, 2010
Convection allowing modelling of the life cycle of a MCS: sensitivity to soil conditions over West Africa.
Gantner, L.
2010. Vortr.: Naval Research Laboratory, Monterey, Calif., 28.April 2010
Sensitivity of a mesoscale convective system to soil moisture perturbations in West Africa.
Gantner, L.; Adler, B.; Kalthoff, N.
2010. 10th EMS Annual Meeting and 8th European Conf.on Applied Climatology (ECAC), Zürich, CH, September 13-17, 2010 EMS Annual Meeting Abstracts, EMS2010-742, 2010
Validation of two SVAT models for different periods during the West African monsoon.
Kohler, M.; Schädler, G.; Gantner, L.; Kalthoff, N.; Königer, F.
2010. European Geosciences Union (EGU) General Assembly, Wien, A, May 2-7, 2010
The impact of soil moisture inhomogeneities on modification of a mesoscale convective system: a budget-based model analysis.
Adler, B.; Gantner, L.; Kalthoff, N.
2010. European Geosciences Union (EGU) General Assembly, Wien, A, May 2-7, 2010
Analysis of the initiation of a mesoscale convective system based on heat and moisture budget calculations.
Kalthoff, N.; Adler, B.; Gantner, L.
2010. European Geosciences Union (EGU) General Assembly, Wien, A, May 2-7, 2010
Cloud resolving modelling of the life cycle of a MCS: Sensitivity to soil conditions over West Africa.
Gantner, L.; Kalthoff, N.
2009. 9th European Meteorological Society Annual Meeting and 9th European Conf.on Applications of Meteorology (ECAM), Toulouse, F, September 28 - October 2, 2009 EMS Annual Meeting Abstracts, EMS2009-618, 2009
Modeling convection over West Africa.
Schwendike, J.; Gantner, L.; Kalthoff, N.; Jones, S.
2009. High Performance Computing in Science and Engineering 2009 : 12th Results and Review Workshop of the HLRS, Stuttgart, October 8-9, 2009
Validation of two SVAT models for different periods during the West African monsoon.
Kohler, M.; Schädler, G.; Gantner, L.; Kalthoff, N.; Königer, F.; Kottmeier, C.
2009. African Monsoon Multidisciplinary Analysis (AMMA) : 3rd Internat.Conf., Ouagadougou, BF, July 20-24, 2009
Analysis of the initiation and modification of mesoscale convective systems based on heat, moisture and momentum budget calculations.
Adler, B.; Gantner, L.; Kalthoff, N.
2009. African Monsoon Multidisciplinary Analysis (AMMA) : 3rd Internat.Conf., Ouagadougou, BF, July 20-24, 2009
Modelled life cycle of a mesoscale convective system over West Africa and its sensitivity to soil conditions.
Gantner, L.; Kalthoff, N.
2009. African Monsoon Multidisciplinary Analysis (AMMA) : 3rd Internat.Conf., Ouagadougou, BF, July 20-24, 2009
Soil moisture variability and the impact of soil moisture on the energy balance and PBL structure.
Kohler, M.; Preko, K.; Kalthoff, N.; Gantner, L.; Schädler, G.; Kottmeier, C.
2007. European Geosciences Union (EGU) General Assembly, Wien, A, April 15-20, 2007
Studien zur Vorbereitung des Projekts COPS im DFG-Schwerpunkt ’Quantitative Niederschlagsvorhersage’.
Gantner, L.; Corsmeier, U.; Kottmeier, C.
2005. DFG-Kolloquium zum Schwerpunktprogramm Quantitative Niederschlagsvorhersage, Bad Honnef, 10.-11.März 2005
Scientific preparation and coordination of the SPP 1167 intensive observation period.
Behrendt, A.; Wulfmeyer, V.; Corsmeier, U.; Kottmeier, C.; Gantner, L.; Eisenmann, M.
2005. DFG-Kolloquium zum Schwerpunktprogramm Quantitative Niederschlagsvorhersage, Bad Honnef, 10.-11.März 2005