Christian Wengel

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Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Education
  • 2018 Ph. D. in Meteorology/Physical Oceanography, GEOMAR Kiel, Germany
  • 2015 M. Sc. in Climate Physics Kiel University, Germany
  • 2012 B. Sc. in Physics of the Earth System, Kiel University, Germany
     
Work Experience
  • 2019-present: Postdoctoral Research Fellow, IBS Center for Climate Physics, Busan, Korea
  • 2018: Postdoctoral Research Fellow, GEOMAR Kiel, Germany
  • 2015-2018: Research Assistant, GEOMAR Kiel, Germany
Fellowships, Awards, and Honors
  • 2018: Award for an outstanding dissertation at GEOMAR during the academic year 2017/2018
  • 2016: ISOS research fellowship for an international research stay during the PhD
Research Interests
  • Tropical climate variability and change
  • Climate modeling and Model Intercomparison
  • El Niño/Southern Oscillation
Publications

7. T. Bayr, D.I.V. Domeisen, and C. Wengel (2019): The effect of the equatorial Pacific cold SST bias on simulated ENSO teleconnections to the North Pacific and California. Climate Dynamics, https://doi.org/10.1007/s00382-019-04746-9

6. T. Bayr, C. Wengel, M. Latif, D. Dommenget, J. Lübbecke, and W. Park (2018): Error Compensation of ENSO Atmospheric Feedbacks in Climate Models and its Influence on Simulated ENSO Dynamics. Climate Dynamics, https://doi.org/10.1007/s00382-018-4575-7

5. C. Wengel, M. Latif, W. Park, J. Harlaß, and T. Bayr (2018): Eastern equatorial Pacific sea surface temperature annual cycle in the Kiel Climate Model: Simulation benefits from enhancing atmospheric resolution. Climate Dynamics, 52: 1983. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00382-018-4233-0

4. C. Wengel, D. Dommenget, M. Latif, T. Bayr, and A. Vijayeta (2018): What controls ENSO-amplitude diversity in climate models? Geophysical Research Letters, 45, 1989– 1996. https://doi.org/10.1002/2017GL076849

3. T. Bayr, M. Latif, D. Dommenget, C. Wengel, J. Harlaß, and W. Park (2018): Mean-State Dependence of ENSO Atmospheric Feedbacks in Climate Models. Climate Dynamics, 50: 3171. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00382-017-3799-2 

2. S. Khon, B. Schneider, M. Latif, W. Park, C. Wengel (2018): Evolution of Eastern Equatorial Pacific Seasonal and Interannual Variability during the Holocene and Eemian from Model Simulations. Geophysical Research Letters, 45, 9843–9851.https://doi.org/10.1029/2018GL079337

1. C. Wengel, M. Latif, W. Park, J. Harlaß, and T. Bayr (2018): Seasonal ENSO phase locking in the Kiel Climate Model: The importance of the equatorial cold sea surface temperature bias. Climate Dynamics, 50: 901. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00382-017-3648-3