Kirstin Kober

Vorlesungen und Übungen

  • Übungen zu Advanced Atmospheric Dynamics (WS 2010/11 und WS 2011/12)
  • Übungen zu Atmosphärischer Dynamik I (SS 2012 und SS 2013)
  • Übungen zu Atmosphärischer Dynamik II (WS 2012/13 und WS 2015/16)

Aktuelle Forschung

  • SFB/TR 165 Waves to Weather (projects A5, A6, C7)
  • Stochastic boundary layer parameterization (ADENS)
  • Upscale error growth
  • Verification of ensemble forecasts
  • Seamless blending in different weather regimes


Kober, K., G. C. Craig (2016): Physically-based stochastic perturbations (PSP) in the boundary layer to represent uncertainty in convective initiation., J. Atmos. Sci., accepted.

Kober, K., A. M. Foerster, G. C. Craig (2015): Evaluation of a stochastic and deterministic convection parameterization in the COSMO model., Mon. Wea. Rev., 143, 4088-4103, doi: 10.1175/MWR-D-15-0012.1.

J.-I. Yano, M. Vlad, S.H. Derbyshire, J.-F. Geleyn, K. Kober (2014): Generalization, Consistency, and Unification in the Parameterization Problem, BAMS: 95, 619–622. doi: 10.1175/BAMS- D-13-00123.1.

Kober, K., G. C. Craig, C. Keil (2014): Aspects of probabilistic blending in different weather regimes., Q.J.R. Meteorol. Soc., 140: 1179–1188. doi: 10.1002/qj.2220.

Scheufele, K., K. Kober, G.C. Craig, C.Keil (2014): Combining probabilistic precipitation forecasts from a nowcasting technique with a time-lagged ensemble, Met. Appl.: 21, 230-240. doi 10.1002/met.1381.

Kober, K., G. C. Craig, C. Keil, A. Dörnbrack (2012): Blending a probabilistic nowcasting method with a high resolution numerical weather prediction ensemble for convective precipitation forecasts., Q.J.R. Meteorol. Soc., 138: 755–768. DOI:10.1002/qj.939.

Gerz, T., F. Holzäpfel, W. Gerling, A. Scharnweber, M. Frech, K. Kober, S. Rahm (2009): The Wake Vortex Prediction and Monitoring System WSVBS Part II: Performance and ATC Integration at Frankfurt Airport. Air Traffic Control Quarterly. 17, 323-347.

Dengler, K., C. Keil, M. Frech, T. Gerz, K. Kober (2009): Comparison and validation of two high-resolution weather forecast models at Frankfurt Airport., Met. Zeitschrift., 18, 531-542.

Kober, K. and A. Tafferner (2009): Tracking and nowcasting of convective cells using remote sensing data from radar and satellite., Met. Zeitschrift. 18, 75-84.

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