Dr. Klaus Getzlaff

Ocean Circulation and Climate Dynamics

Office:

West shore campus
Room 422  (4th floor)
Phone: ++49-431-600-4010
Fax:     ++49-431-600-134001
Email: kgetzlaff(at)geomar.de

Address:

Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel
Ocean Circulation and Climate Dynamics
Theory and Modelling
West Shore Campus
Düsternbrooker Weg 20
24105 Kiel, Germany

Research Interest

  • Analysis and comparison of observations and results from a high-resolution coupled sea ice-ocean model of the Baltic Sea (HRBSIOM) 
  • Mechanisms of low-frequency variability in the Baltic Sea 
  • Impact of hydrography and circulation on the development of marine organisms 
  • Mechanisms of low-frequency variability in the South Indian Ocean derived from Argo floats
  • Pathways of deep water export from the subpolar North Atlantic

Publication

OceanRep

Education and Employment

  • 1996-2003 Diploma in physical oceanography at Kiel University, Germany
  • 2003-2004 Research Scientist within SFB460, IFM-GEOMAR, Kiel
  • 2004-2009 PhD in physical oceanography at Southampton University, UK
  • since 2008 Scientist within the CAVIAR project, IFM-GEOMAR, Kiel
  • since 2012 Scientist within the CAVIAR project, GEOMAR, Kiel
  • since 2013 Scinetific Programmer, GEOMAR