Karl Stein

Karl Stein
Assistant Research Fellow
  • PhD, Oceanography, University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA
  • MSc, Oceanography, University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA
  • B.A., Math and Philosophy, Claremont McKenna College, USA
Work Experience
  • Assistant Researcher (2017-present), IBS Center for Climate Physics, Pusan National University, Korea
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate (2013-2016), Hawaii Natural Energy Institute, University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA 
Fellowships, Awards, and Honors
  • National Merit Scholar
Research Interests
  • El Niño - Southern Oscillation dynamics
  • Orbital scale Southern Ocean dynamics
  • Coupled climate processes
  • Modes of climate variability
  • Nonlinear climate dynamics
  • Climate modeling
  1. Battery Energy Storage Systems Battery Durability and Reliability under Electric Utility Grid Operations: Analysis of 3 years of real usage, Matthieu Dubarry, Arnauld Devie, Karl Stein, Moe Tun, Marc Matsuura, and Richard Rocheleau, Journal of Power Systems, Volume 338, Pages 65-73, 2017, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpowsour.2016.11.034
  2. ENSO Seasonal Synchronization TheoryKarl Stein, Axel Timmermann, Niklas Schneider, Fei-Fei Jin, Malte F. Stuecker, Journal of Climate, Volume 27, Issue 14, 2014, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JCLI-D-13-00525.1
  3. Changes in South Pacific rainfall bands in a warming climate, Matthew J. Widlansky, Axel Timmermann, Karl Stein, Shayne McGregor, Niklas Schneider, Matthew H. England, Matthieu Lengaigne and Wenju Cai, Nature Climate Change, Volume 3, Issue 4, 2013, doi:10.1038/nclimate1726
  4. Phase synchronization of the El Niño-Southern Oscillation with the annual cycleKarl Stein, Axel Timmermann, and Niklas Schneider, Physical Review Letters, Volume 107, Issue 12, 2011, https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.107.128501
  5. Seasonal synchronization of ENSO events in a linear stochastic model, Karl Stein, Niklas Schneider, Axel Timmermann, and Fei-Fei Jin, Journal of Climate, Volume 23, Issue 21, 2010, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2010JCLI3292.1