Currently at LMD Jussieu Paris working with Sandrine Bony in the EUREC4A project






Ph.D., Max Planck Institute for Meteorology and IMPRS-ESM, Hamburg, 2017

M.Sc., Atmospheric and Climate Science, ETH Zurich, 2013

B.Sc., Environmental Sciences, ETH Zurich and University of Edinburgh (ERASMUS), 2010




Aemisegger, F., Vogel, R., Graf, P., Dahinden, F., Villiger, L., Jansen, F., Bony, S., Stevens, B., and Wernli, H.: How Rossby wave breaking modulates the water cycle in the North Atlantic trade wind region, Weather Clim. Dynam. Discuss.,, in review, 2020.

Myers, T. A., Vogel, R., F. Brient, H. Parishani, and R. C. Scott, 2020. Tropical Marine Low Clouds: Feedbacks to Warming and on Climate Variability. In: Sullivan, S., and C. Hoose (Eds.), The Role of Clouds in Climate: Radiation, Circulation, and Precipitation. Wiley, under review.

George, G., B. Stevens, S. Bony, M. Klingebiel, and R. Vogel,  Impact of large-scale vertical motion on cloudiness. submitted to JAS.

Stevens, B., Bony, S., Farrel, D., et al., EUREC4A, submitted to AGU Advances, 

Touzé-Pfeiffer, L., Vogel, R., Rochetin, N., Detecting cold pools from soundings during EUREC4A, submitted to JAS.

Vial, J., Vogel, R., Schulz, H., The Role of Mesoscale Cloud Organization in the Daily Cycle of Trade-Wind Cumuli, submitted to QJRMS.


Vogel, R., Bony, S. & Stevens, B. (2020), Estimating the shallow convective mass flux from the sub-cloud layer mass budget, J. Atmos. Sci., 77, 1559-1574,

Vogel, R., Nuijens, L., Stevens B. (2020), Influence of deepening and mesoscale organization of shallow convection on stratiform cloudiness in the downstream trades, Q J R Meteorol Soc. 2020; 146: 174-185.

Vial, J., Vogel, R., Bony, S., Stevens, B., Winker, D., Cai, X., Hohenegger, C., Naumann, A. & Brogniez, H. (2019), A new look at the daily cycle of tradewind cumuli,  Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, 11, 3148– 3166.

Crueger, T., et al. (2018), ICON-A, the atmosphere component of the ICON Earth System Model. Part II: Model evaluation, Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems10, 1638-1662. doi:10.1029/2017MS001233 [ Fulltext]

Vial, J., S. Bony, B. Stevens, R. Vogel (2017), Mechanisms and model diversity of trade-wind shallow cumulus cloud feedbacks: a review, Surveys in Geophysics, 38, 1331-1353 , doi:10.1007/s10712-017-9418-2.

Bony, S., Stevens, B., Ament, F., Crewell, S., Delanoe, J., Farrell, D., Flamant, C., Gross, S., Hirsch, L., Mayer, B., Nuijens, L., Ruppert, J., Sandu, I., Siebesma, P., Speich, S., Szczap, F., Vogel, R., Wendisch, M. & Wirth, M. (2017). EUREC4A: a field campaign to elucidate the couplings between clouds, convection and circulation. Surveys in Geophysics38, 1529-1568, doi:10.1007/s10712-017-9428-0.

Vogel R., Nuijens L., Stevens B. (2016). The role of precipitation and spatial organization in the response of trade-wind clouds to warming,  Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, 8, 843-862, doi:10.1002/2015MS000568

Isotta F., Vogel R., Frei C. (2015). Evaluation of European regional reanalyses and downscalings for precipitation in the Alpine region, Meteorologische Zeitschrift, 24, 15-37. doi:10.1127/metz/2014/0584[Fulltext]

Hilbeck A., Lebrecht T., Vogel R., Heinemann J. A., Binimelis R. (2013). Farmer's choice of seeds in four EU countries under different levels of GM crop adoption, Environmental Sciences Europe 25, 12. doi:10.1186/2190-4715-25-12.



Vogel, R. (2017). The influence of precipitation and convective organization on the structure of the trades. Phd-Thesis, Universität Hamburg, Hamburg. Berichte zur Erdsystemforschung, 199doi:10.17617/2.2503092.

Vogel R. (2013). Quantifying the uncertainty of spatial precipitation analyses with radar-gauge observation ensembles, Scientific Report MeteoSwiss 95, 80 pp. link