Short CV/Education and training

  • Since 2020
    Head of Helmholtz Young Investigator Group "A big unknown in the climate impact of atmospheric aerosol: Mineral soil dust" at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Institute of Meteorology and Climate Research (IMK-TRO), Department Troposphere Research, Karlsruhe, Germany

  • 2018 – 2020
    Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellow, Barcelona Supercomputing Center (BSC), Barcelona, Spain

  • 2017 – 2018
    Beatriu de Pinós Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Barcelona Supercomputing Center (BSC), Barcelona, Spain

  • 2015 – 2017
    German Research Foundation (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, DFG) Postdoctoral Research Fellow, USDA-ARS Jornada Experimental Range, Las Cruces, NM, USA

  • 2011 – 2015
    Research Associate, Institute for Geophysics and Meteorology, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany

  • 2007 – 2010
    Student Assistant, Institute for Geophysics and Meteorology, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany

  • 2005 – 2007
    Student Assistant, Evaluation of teaching, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany

Selected publications

  • Klose, M., O. Jorba, M. Gonçalves Ageitos, J. Escribano, M. L. Dawson, V. Obiso, E. Di Tomaso, S. Basart, P. Ginoux, J. Guerschman, C. Prigent, R. L. Miller, C. Pérez García-Pando (2021), Mineral dust cycle in the Multiscale Online Nonhydrostatic AtmospheRe CHemistry model (MONARCH) Version 2.0, Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 10.5194/gmd-2021-32, in review

  • Klose, M., B. C. Jemmett-Smith, H. Kahanpää, M. Kahre, P. Knippertz, M. T. Lemmon, S. R. Lewis, R. D. Lorenz, L. D. V. Neakrase, C. Newman, M. R. Patel, D. Reiss, A. Spiga, P. L. Whelley (2016), Dust devil sediment transport: From lab to field to global impact, Space Sci. Rev., doi:10.1007/s11214-016-0261-4

  • Klose, M., Y. Shao, X. L. Li, H. S. Zhang, M. Ishizuka, M. Mikami, J. F. Leys (2014), Further development of a parameterization for convective turbulent dust emission and evaluation based on field observations, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 119, 10,441-10,457, doi:10.1002/2014JD021688

  • Klose, M., Y. Shao (2013), Large-eddy simulation of turbulent dust emission, Aeolian Res., 8, 49-58, doi: 10.1016/j.aeolia.2012.10.010

  • Klose, M., Y. Shao (2012), Stochastic parameterization of dust emission and application to convective atmospheric conditions, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 12, 7309-7320, doi:10.5194/acp-12-7309-2012

  • Klose, M., Y. Shao, M. K. Karremann, A. H. Fink (2010), Sahel dust zone and synoptic background, Geophys. Res. Lett., 37, L09802, doi:10.1029/2010GL042816

Complete list of publications

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • Associate Editor of journal Aeolian Research, since 2018

  • Board member of the International Society of Aeolian Research (ISAR), since 2018


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