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Researcher: Klekociuk, A (Dr Andrew Klekociuk)

Fields of Research

Atmospheric composition, chemistry and processes
Tropospheric and stratospheric physics
Climate change processes
Meteorology
Atmospheric aerosols
Cloud physics
Atmospheric dynamics
Nuclear physics
Glaciology
Atmospheric radiation
Physical oceanography
Climatology
Population ecology
Other earth sciences
Photogrammetry and remote sensing
Aerospace engineering

Research Objectives

Atmospheric processes and dynamics
Climate variability (excl. social impacts)
Understanding climate change
Air quality
Effects of climate change on Antarctic and sub-Antarctic environments (excl. social impacts)
Antarctic and Southern Ocean oceanic processes
Climate change models
Antarctic and Southern Ocean ice dynamics
Biodiversity in Antarctic and Southern Ocean environments
Weather

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Eighteen year record of circum-Antarctic landfast sea ice distribution allows detailed baseline characterisation, reveals trends and variability; Cryosphere
El Nio Southern Oscillation signal in a new East Antarctic ice core, Mount Brown South; Climate of the Past
Evaluation of boundary-layer cloud forecasts over the Southern Ocean in a limited-area numerical weather prediction system using in situ, space-borne and ground-based observations; Royal Meteorological Society. Quarterly Journal
Evaluation of the ACCESS - chemistry-climate model for the Southern Hemisphere; Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics
Evolution of the eastward shift in the quasi-stationary minimum of the Antarctic total ozone column; Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics
Extreme events as ecosystems drivers: ecological consequences of anomalous Southern Hemisphere weather patterns during the 2001/02 austral spring-summer; Advances in Polar Science
Measurements of cloud radiative effect across the Southern Ocean (43 S79 S, 63 E158 W); Atmosphere
Mixed-phase clouds and precipitation in Southern Ocean cyclones and cloud systems observed poleward of 64 degrees S by ship-based cloud radar and lidar; Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres
No robust evidence of future changes in major stratospheric sudden warmings: a multi-model assessment from CCMI; Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics
Observations of clouds, aerosols, precipitation, and surface radiation over the Southern Ocean; Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society
Observing the impact of Calbuco volcanic aerosols on south polar ozone depletion in 2015; Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres
Seasonal climate summary southern hemisphere (spring 2014): El Niño continues to try to break through, and Australia has its warmest spring on record (again!); Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Journal
Small scale structures of NLC observed by lidar at 69N/69S and their possible relation to gravity waves; Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics
Stratospheric ozone intrusion events and their impacts on tropospheric ozone in the Southern Hemisphere; Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics
The Antarctic ozone hole during 2011; Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Journal
The Antarctic ozone hole during 2012; Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Journal
The Antarctic ozone hole during 2013; Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Journal
The Antarctic ozone hole during 2014; Journal of Southern Hemisphere Earth Systems Science
The Antarctic ozone hole during 2015 and 2016; Journal of Southern Hemisphere Earth System Science
The Antarctic ozone hole during 2017; Journal of Southern Hemisphere Earth Systems Science
The influence of large amplitude planetary waves on the Antarctic ozone hole of austral spring 2017; Journal of Southern Hemisphere Earth Systems Science
The state of the atmosphere in the 2016 southern Kerguelen Axis campaign region; Deep-Sea Research Part II
Trends in Antarctic ozone hole metrics 2001- 2017; Journal of Southern Hemisphere Earth Systems Science
Tropical and mid-latitude forcing of continental Antarctic temperatures; The Cryosphere
Unexpectedly high ultrafine aerosol concentrations above East Antarctic sea ice; Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics
Validation of reanalysis Southern Ocean atmosphere trends using sea ice data; Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics

Research Projects

Advancing Antarctic science with a new High Altitude Platform capability; Australian Research Council (ARC)
The Influence of Energetic Particles on Polar Atmospheric Chemistry and Climate; Department of Environment and Energy (Cwth) (DoEE)
The Influence of Energetic Solar Particles on the Polar Atmosphere; University of Tasmania (UTAS)

Research Candidate Supervision