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Researcher: Alexander, Simon (Dr Simon Alexander)

Fields of Research

Cloud Physics
Atmospheric Dynamics
Environmental Chemistry (incl. Atmospheric Chemistry)
Tropospheric and Stratospheric Physics
Meteorology
Climatology (excl. Climate Change Processes)
Atmospheric Aerosols
Climate Change Processes

Research Objectives

Atmospheric Processes and Dynamics
Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Air Quality
Expanding Knowledge in the Environmental Sciences
Climate Variability (excl. Social Impacts)
Atmosphere and Weather
Atmospheric Composition (incl. Greenhouse Gas Inventory)

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Cloud properties observed from the surface and by satellite at the northern edge of the Southern Ocean; Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres
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
Improved reanalysis and prediction of atmospheric fields over the Southern Ocean using campaign-based radiosonde observations; Geophysical Research Letters
Observations and fine-scale model simulations of gravity waves over Davis, East Antarctica (69S, 78E); Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres
Remote sensing; American Meteorological Society. Meteorological Monographs
Satellite-based detection of daytime supercooled liquid-topped mixed-phase clouds over the Southern Ocean using the advanced Himawari Imager; Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres
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
Southern Hemisphere extratropical gravity wave sources and intermittency revealed by a middle-atmosphere general circulation model; Journal of The Atmospheric Sciences
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 seasonal cycle of lower-tropospheric gravity wave activity at Davis, Antarctica (69°S, 78°E); Journal of The Atmospheric Sciences
The state of the atmosphere in the 2016 southern Kerguelen Axis campaign region; Deep-Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography

Research Projects

Atmospheric integrated research on burdens and oxidative capacity (AIRBOX); Australian Research Council (ARC)

Research Candidate Supervision