Selected Publications

  • Maher, N., Milinski, S., Suarez-Gutierrez, L., Botzet, M., Kornblueh, L., Takano, Y., Kröger, J., Ghosh, R., Hedemann, C., Li, C., Li, H., Manzini, E., Notz, D., Putrasahan, D., Boysen, L., Claussen, M., Ilyina, T., Olonscheck, D., Raddatz, T., Stevens, B. & Marotzke, J.(2019). The Max Planck Institute Grand Ensemble - Enabling the Exploration of Climate System Variability. Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, 11, 2050-2069. doi:10.1029/2019MS001639 [ Fulltext] [ Fulltext]
  • Polkova, I., Brune, S., Kadow, C., Romanova, V., Gollan, G., Baehr, J., Glowienka-Hense, R., Greatbatch, R., Hense, A., Illing, S., Köhl, A., Kröger, J., Müller, W., Pankatz, K. & Stammer, D. (2019). Initialization and ensemble generation for decadal climate predictions: A comparison of different methods. Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, 11, 149-172. doi:10.1029/2018MS001439 [ Fulltext]
  • Kröger, J., Pohlmann, H., Sienz, F., Marotzke, J., Baehr, J., Köhl, A., Modali, K., Polkova , I., Stammer, D., Vamborg, F. & Müller, W.(2018). Full-field initialized decadal predictions with the MPI Earth System Model: An initial shock in the North Atlantic. Climate Dynamics, 51, 2593-2608. doi:10.1007/s00382-017-4030-1 [ Fulltext] [ Fulltext]
  • Lohmann, K., Matei, D., Bersch, M., Jungclaus, J., Pohlmann, H., Kröger, J., Modali, K. & Müller, W.(submitted). Decadal-scale predictive skill of North Talntic upper-ocean salt content and its attribution to the initialization of the North Atlantic Ocean oscillation.
  • Pohlmann, H., Kröger, J., Greatbatch, R. & Müller, W.(2017). Initialization shock in decadal hindcasts due to errors in wind stress over the tropical Pacific. Climate Dynamics, 49, 2685-2693. doi:10.1007/s00382-016-3486-8 [ Fulltext]
  • Marotzke, J., Müller, W., Vamborg, F., Becker, P., Cubasch, U., Feldmann, H., Kaspar, F., Kottmeier, C., Marini, C., Polkova, I., Prömmel, K., Rust, H., Stammer, D., Ulbrich, U., Kadow, C., Köhl, A., Kröger, J., Kruschke, T., Pinto, J., Pohlmann, H., Reyers, M., Schröder, M., Sienz, F., Timmreck, C. & Ziese, M. (2016). MiKlip - a National Research Project on Decadal Climate Prediction. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 97, 2379-2394. doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-15-00184.1 [ Fulltext]
  • Bellucci, A., Haarsma, R., Gualdi, S., Athanasiadis, P., Caian, M., Cassou, C., Fernandez, E., Germe, A., Jungclaus, J., Kröger, J., Matei, D., Mueller, W., Pohlmann, H., Salas y Melia, D., Sanchez, E., Smith, D., Terray, L., Wyser, K. & Yang, S. (2015). An assessment of a multi-model ensemble of decadal climate predictions. Climate Dynamics, 44, 2787-2806. doi:10.1007/s00382-014-2164-y
  • Corti, S., Palmer, T., Balmaseda, M., Weisheimer, A., Drijfhout, S., Dunstone, N., Hazeleger, W., Kröger, J., Pohlmann, H., Smith, D., von Storch, J. & Wouters, B. (2015). Impact of initial conditions versus external forcing in decadal climate predictions: A sensitivity experiment. Journal of Climate, 28, 4454-4470. doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-14-00671.1 [ Fulltext]
  • Hazeleger, W., Wouters, B., van Oldenborgh, G., Corti, S., Smith, D., Dunstone, N., Kröger, J., Pohlmann, H. & von Storch, J.-S.(2013). Predicting multi-year North Atlantic ocean variability. Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 118, 1087-1098. doi:10.1002/jgrc.20117 [ Fulltext]
  • Kröger, J., Müller, W. & von Storch, J.(2012). Impact of different ocean reanalyses on decadal climate prediction. Climate Dynamics, 39, 795-810. doi:10.1007/s00382-012-1310-7
  • Müller, W., Baehr, J., Haak, H., Jungclaus, J., Kröger, J., Matei, D., Notz, D., Pohlmann, H., von Storch, J. & Marotzke, J.(2012). Forecast skill of multi-year seasonal means in the decadal prediction system of the Max Planck Institute for Meteorology. Geophysical Research Letters, 39: L22707. doi:10.1029/2012GL053326 [ Fulltext]
  • Reichler, T., Kim, J., Manzini, E. & Kröger, J.(2012). A stratospheric connection to Atlantic climate variability. Nature Geoscience, 5, 783-787. doi:10.1038/NGEO1586
  • Kröger, J. & Kucharski, F. (2011). Sensitivity of ENSO characteristics to a new interactive flux correction scheme in a coupled GCM. Climate Dynamics, 36, 119-137. doi:10.1007/s00382-010-0759-5
  • Kucharski, F., Scaife, A., Yoo, J., Folland, C., Kinter, J., Knight, J., Fereday, D., Fischer, A., Jin, E., Kröger, J., Lau, N.-C., Nakaegawa, T., Nath, M., Pegion, P., Rozanov, E., Schubert, S., Sporyshev, P., Syktus, J., Voldoire, A., Yoon, J., Zeng, N. & Zhou, T. (2009). The CLIVAR C20C project: skill of simulating Indian monsoon rainfall on interannual to decadal timescales. Does GHG forcing play a role?. Climate Dynamics, 33, 615-627. doi:10.1007/s00382-008-0462-y
  • Böning, C. & Kröger, J. (2005). Seasonal variability of deep currents in the equatorial Atlantic: a model study. Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers, 52, 99-121. doi:10.1016/j.dsr.2004.06.015
  • Kröger, J., Busalacchi, A., Ballabrera-Poy, J. & Malanotte-Rizzoli, P. (2005). Decadal variability of shallow cells and equatorial SST in a numerical model of the Atlantic. Journal of Geophysical Research - Oceans, 110: C12003. doi:10.1029/2004JC002703 [ Fulltext]