Externally Funded Projects



2016-2019     JPI-Climate/Belmont Forum Program “Climate Services Collaborative Research action on Climate Predictability and Inter-regional Linkages”, research project “Palaeo-Constraints on Monsoon Evolution and Dynamics” (PACMEDY).         

2016-2019      DFG Collaborative Research Center TRR 181 “Energy transfers in atmosphere and ocean”, sub-project “Improved parameterizations and numeric in climate models”.

2016-2019      BMBF Ocean Research Program “Regional Atlantic Circulation and Global Change, RACE”,  sub-project HIPRED-II

2015-2019       BMBF Climate Research Program “Mittelfristige Klimaprognosen-II”, sub-project "MOVIECLIP"

2016-2020     European Union Horizion2020 IP "Process-based climate simulations: Advances in  high- resolution modeling and European Climate Risk Assessment, PRIMAVERA"

2012-2015      BMBF Ocean Research Program “Regional Atlantic Circulation and Global Change, RACE”, sub-project HIPRED-I

2012-2016       European Union FP7 IP “North Atlantic Climate Change (NACLIM)”, Core theme "Predictability of key oceanic and atmospheric quantities related to the North Atlantic/Arctic surface state"


2011-2014       BMBF Climate Research Program “Mittelfristige Klimaprognosen”, sub-project "MultiCliP”

2009-2012       European Union FP7 IP “Comprehensive Modelling of the Earth System for Better Climate   Prediction and Projection” (COMBINE)

 2010-2012     Cluster of Excellency “Integrated Climate Assessment and Prediction” (CLISAP) Grant “Statistical Analysis of Simulations over the Last Millennium”

 2006-2012    BMBF Ocean Research Program “Nordatlantik”, sub-project “Initialization of decadal climate predictions using oceanic reanalyses"

 2009-2012    European Union FP6 IP “Thermohaline Circulation – at Risk” (THOR). Core Theme 1: “Quantifying and modeling THC variability using paleoclimatic data and observations”

 2009-2011    Cluster of Excellency “Integrated Climate Assessment and Prediction” (CLISAP) Flexible Pool Grant “Variability of the Subpolar Gyre and the MOC 1950-2007”

 2008-2011    Max Planck Society Integrated Project “Network of Excellence in Earth System Modelling” (ENIGMA), sub-project “The Last Millennium”

 2008-2011    German Science Foundation (DFG) Research Group “Understanding Cenozoic Climate Change”, sub-project: “Modeling Miocene Climate”

 2007-2010    German Science Foundation (DFG) Research Program “Interdynamik”, Project “Evaluation of Eemian and Holocene Climate Variability”


MPI-M Projects

2007-2012    MPI-M Integrated Project "Climate and carbon-cycle in the Last Millennium", Project Coordinator