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Matthias Gröger

since 10/2019 at IOW

09/2016 - 09/2019 Research lead for the Ocean Climate group at SMHI.

01/2015 – 08/2015 Guest researcher at the Department of Meteorology at Stockholms University.
Implementation of a global carbon cycle model into the EC-Earth earth system model


08/2013 - 09/2019 Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute, as a Senior Scientist at the Research Department. Downscaling of global climate change scenarios for the NW European shelf seas.

08/2009 – 09/2013 Max-Planck-Institute for Meteorology Hamburg.
Climate induced changes in circulation and water mass properties on the NW
European shelf.

05/2007 – 08/2009
Leibniz Institute for Marine Sciences - Geomar, Kiel.

Isotopic signatures on the Laptev Shelf – water mass and sea ice formation
in the Arctic Ocean.

07/2002 – 08/2006 Max-Planck-Institute for Meteorology Hamburg.
Simulation of the last glacial cycle with a complex earth system model.

02/1999 – 06/2002 University of Bremen, FB 5 – Geosciences (Ph-D position ).
Pliocene to Pleistocene Deepwater circulation in the western Atlantic.

Scientific Activities

  • Member of the Baltic Earth Working Group: Teleconnection between the North Atlantic and Northern Europe and the Baltic Sea region
  • Member of the German Marine Research Consortium (KDM): ocean circulation and climate
  • permanent Associate Editor for Frontiers in Marine Science - Global Change and the Future Ocean (since 2021)
  • Member of the Baltic Earth Science Steering Group (since 02/2018)
  • Co-chair Baltic Earth Working Group on Regional Earth System Modelling
  • Lead author Baltic Earth Assessment reports, chapter: Coupled Regional Earth System Modelling for the Baltic Sea region (2020)
  • HELCOM/Baltic Earth Expert Network on Climate Change (2020)
  • Editorial Board Member for MDPI journal Climate
  • Review Editorial Board for Frontiers in Marine Science - Global Change and the Future Ocean (2015-2021)
  • EC-Earth Ocean Working Group (since 2015)