Alexandra Gronholz



Dr. Alexandra Gronholz
Max-Planck-Institute for Meteorology
Bundesstr. 53
D-20146 Hamburg

Phone: +49 40 41173 461 129
Room 128

The Ocean in the Earth System

Working group:
Director’s Research Group


Research interests:

  • Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation (AMOC), particularly ocean heat transport in the South Atlantic

  • High-resolution regional coupled ocean-atmosphere modeling (ROMS-WRF-COAWST)

  • Climate variability and teleconnections

  • Indian Ocean and Agulhas Leakage

  • Global ocean modeling (MOM6)

  • Impacts of storm events on ocean stratification, ocean-atmosphere interactions

  • Data statistics, time series analysis

  • Trajectory modeling (TracPy)