Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht, Centre for Materials and Coastal Research (HZG)
Max-Planck-Straße 1
21502 Geesthacht

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Research interests

Analysis and simulation of the climate of the past millennia, climate and Sea-level variations in the Baltic Sea in the recent past and in the future, estimation of regional climate change with regional climate models and statistical downscaling methods,

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  • Karabil, S., Zorita, E., & Hünicke, B. (2018). Contribution of atmospheric circulation to recent off-shore sea-level variations in the Baltic Sea and the North Sea. Earth System Dynamics, 9, 69-90. doi:10.5194/esd-9-69-2018.
  • Barkhordarian, A., von Storch, H., Zorita, E., Loikith, P. C., & Mechoso, C. R. (2017). Observed warming over northern South America has an anthropogenic origin. Climate Dynamics, 51(5-6), 1901-1914. doi:10.1007/s00382-017-3988-z.
  • von Storch, H., Feser, F., Geyer, B., Klehmet, K., Li, D., Rockel, B., Schubert-Frisius, M., Tim, N., & Zorita, E. (2017). Regional reanalysis without local data: exploiting the downscaling paradigm. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 122, 8631-8649. doi:10.1002/2016JD026332.
  • Yi, X., Hünicke, B., Tim, N., & Zorita, E. (2018). The relationship between Arabian Sea upwelling and Indian Monsoon revisited in a high resolution ocean simulation. Climate Dynamics, 50(1-2), 201-213. doi:10.1007/s00382-017-3599-8.
  • Flohr, P., Fleitmann, D., Zorita, E., Sadekov, A., Cheng, H., Bosomworth, M., Edwards, L., Matthews, W., & Matthews, R. (2017). Late Holocene droughts in the Fertile Crescent recorded in a speleothemfrom northern Iraq. Geophysical Research Letters, 44, 1528-1536. doi:10.1002/2016GL071786.
  • Pyrina, M., Wagner, S., & Zorita, E. (2017). Evaluation of CMIP5 models over the northern North Atlantic in the context of forthcoming paleoclimatic reconstructions. Climate Dynamics, 1-19. doi:10.1007/s00382-017-3536-x.
  • Hünicke, B., & Zorita, E. (2016). Statistical Analysis of the Acceleration of Baltic Mean Sea-Level Rise, 1900–2012. Frontiers in Marine Science, 3(125). doi:10.3389/fmars.2016.00125.
  • Gagen, M. H., Zorita, E., McCarroll, D., Zahn, M., Young, G. H. F., & Robertson, I. (2016). North Atlantic summer storm tracks over Europe dominated by internal variability over the past millennium. Nature Geoscience, 9, 630-635. doi:10.1038/ngeo2752.
  • Hünicke, B., Zorita, E., Soomere, T., Madsen, K. S., Johansson, M., & Suursaar, Ü. (2015). Recent Change—Sea Level and Wind Waves. In Bolle, Hans-Jürgen (Ed.), Second Assessment of Climate Change for the Baltic Sea Basin. Series: Regional Climate Studies (pp. 155-185). Berlin: Springer.
  • Dangendorf, S., Marcos, M., Müller, A., Zorita, E., Riva, R., Berk, K., & Jensen, J. (2015). Detecting anthropogenic footprints in sea level rise. Nature Communications, 6: 7849. doi:10.1038/ncomms8849.