Dr. Ralph Timmermann

Ralph Timmermann
Division Climate Sciences | Physical Oceanography of the Polar Seas | Climate Dynamics
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Email Ralph Timmermann
Phone +49(471)4831-1796
Fax +49(471)4831-1149
Address Alfred Wegener Institute
Bussestraße 24,
D-27570 Bremerhaven
(Room F-412)

Research program

PACES II 1.1: The polar atmosphere, interaction with sea ice, ocean and frozen land
PACES II 1: Changes and regional feedbacks in Arctic and Antarctic
PACES II 1.2: Ice sheet dynamics and mass balance
PACES II 1.5: Southern Ocean physics, biodiversity, and biogeochemical fluxes in a changing climate


Responsibilities

Finite element southern hemisphere sea ice - ocean - ice shelf modelling


Latest Publications

Conference Item
Response of the cryosphere to ocean warming �below Filchner Ronne Ice Shelf (Antarctica) (2015)
Timmermann, Ralph; Goeller, Sebastian; Thoma, Malte
hdl: 10013/epic.45708


Miscellaneous
Scientific background document in support of the development of a CCAMLR MPA in the Weddell Sea (Antarctica) - Version 2015 - Part A: General context of the establishment of MPAs and background information on the Weddell Sea MPA planning area- (2015)
Teschke, Katharina; Beaver, Daniel; Bester, Marthán; Bombosch, Annette; Bornemann, Horst; Brandt, Angelika; Brtnik, Patricia; De Broyer, Claude; Burkhardt, Elke; Dieckmann, Gerhard; Douglass, Lucinda; Flores, Hauke; Gerdes, Dieter; Griffiths, Huw; Gutt, J
hdl: 10013/epic.45799


Conference Item
The response of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet to ocean warming beneath the Filchner-Ronne Ice Shelf (2015)
Goeller, Sebastian; Timmermann, Ralph; Thoma, Malte
hdl: 10013/epic.45654


Conference Item
Pathways of warm water to the Northeast Greenland outlet glaciers (2015)
Schaffer, Janin; Dodd, Paul; Timmermann, Ralph; Kanzow, Torsten; Arndt, Jan Erik; Mayer, Christoph; Schauer, Ursula
hdl: 10013/epic.46481


Conference Item
Sensitivity of ice shelf basal melt rates to a varying thickness distribution (2015)
Timmermann, Ralph; Goeller, Sebastian
hdl: 10013/epic.45431


Latest Datasets


Greenland and Antarctic ice sheet topography, cavity geometry, and global bathymetry (RTopo-2), links to NetCDF files (2016)
Schaffer, Janin; Timmermann, Ralph; Arndt, Jan Erik; Kristensen, Steen Savstrup; Mayer, Christoph; Morlighem, Mathieu; Steinhage, Daniel


Snow-pit measurements on Atka Bay landfast sea ice during ANT-Land 2012/2013 season (2015)
Paul, Stephan; Willmes, Sascha; Hoppmann, Mario; Hunkeler, Priska A; Wesche, Christine; Nicolaus, Marcel; Heinemann, Günther; Timmermann, Ralph


Snow temperature measured on Atka Bay landfast sea ice during ANT-Land 2012/2013 season (2015)
Paul, Stephan; Willmes, Sascha; Hoppmann, Mario; Hunkeler, Priska A; Wesche, Christine; Nicolaus, Marcel; Heinemann, Günther; Timmermann, Ralph


Snow grain size and type determination on Atka Bay landfast sea ice during ANT-Land 2012/2013 season (2015)
Paul, Stephan; Willmes, Sascha; Hoppmann, Mario; Hunkeler, Priska A; Wesche, Christine; Nicolaus, Marcel; Heinemann, Günther; Timmermann, Ralph


Density of snow measured in snow-pits on Atka Bay landfast sea ice during ANT-Land 2012/2013 season (2015)
Paul, Stephan; Willmes, Sascha; Hoppmann, Mario; Hunkeler, Priska A; Wesche, Christine; Nicolaus, Marcel; Heinemann, Günther; Timmermann, Ralph