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Researcher: Kajtar, JB (Dr Jules Kajtar)

Fields of Research

Atmospheric dynamics
Numerical solution of differential and integral equations
Physical oceanography
Climate change processes
Climatology
Environmental assessment and monitoring

Research Objectives

Expanding knowledge in the mathematical sciences
Atmospheric processes and dynamics
Effects of climate change on Australia (excl. social impacts)
Global effects of climate change (excl. Australia, New Zealand, Antarctica and the South Pacific) (excl. social impacts)
Climate change models
Climate variability (excl. social impacts)
Fisheries - aquaculture
Fisheries - wild caught
Assessment and management of terrestrial ecosystems

Career Best Publications

Model tropical Atlantic biases underpin diminished Pacific decadal variability; Nature Climate Change
Model under-representation of decadal Pacific trade wind trends and its link to tropical Atlantic bias; Climate Dynamics
Pantropical climate interactions; Science
Tropical climate variability: interactions across the Pacific, Indian, and Atlantic Oceans; Climate Dynamics

Research Publications

Global mean surface temperature response to large‐scale patterns of variability in observations and CMIP5; Geophysical Research Letters
Indo-Pacific climate interactions in the absence of an Indonesian Throughflow; Journal of Climate
Insights from CMIP6 for Australia's future climate; Earth's Future
Leonardo da Vinci's turbulent tank in two dimensions; European Journal of Mechanics B - Fluids
Model tropical Atlantic biases underpin diminished Pacific decadal variability; Nature Climate Change
Model under-representation of decadal Pacific trade wind trends and its link to tropical Atlantic bias; Climate Dynamics
On the choice of ensemble mean for estimating the forced signal in the presence of internal variability; Journal of Climate
On the dynamics of swimming linked bodies; European Journal of Mechanics B - Fluids
On the swimming of fish like bodies near free and fixed boundaries; European Journal of Mechanics B - Fluids
Pantropical climate interactions; Science
Robust warming projections despite the recent hiatus; Nature Climate Change
Smooth lattice construction of the Oppenheimer-Snyder spacetime; Physical Review D
SPH particle boundary forces for arbitrary boundaries; Computer Physics Communications
SPH simulations of swimming linked bodies; Journal of Computational Physics
Tropical climate variability: interactions across the Pacific, Indian, and Atlantic Oceans; Climate Dynamics

Research Projects

Assessment and communication of risks to Tasmanian aquaculture and fisheries from marine heatwaves; Department of Premier and Cabinet (DPAC)
Marine and coastal climate services for extremes information; Department of Environment and Energy (Cwth) (DoEE)

Research Candidate Supervision