Short CV/Education and training

  • Since 2015
    Professor in meteorology, Stockholm University

  • 2010 – 2015
    Associate Professor in meteorology

  • 2009
    Docent in meteorology, Stockholm University

  • 2006
    - 2010 Assistant Professor at Stockholm University

  • 2004
    - 2006 Post-doc at Stockholm University

  • 2001 – 2004
    Post-doc at Massachusetts Institute of Technology

  • 2001
    Ph.D in atmospheric sciences, Stockholm University

  • 1995
    M.Sc. in atmospheric sciences, Stockholm University

Selected publications

  • Acosta Navarro, J. C., Ekman, A. M. L., Pausata, F., Lewinschal, A., Varma, V., Seland, Ø., Gauss, M., Iversen, T., Kirkevåg, A., Riipinen, I., Hansson, H.-C., 2017. Future response of temperature and precipitation to reduced aerosol emission as compared with increased greenhouse gas concentrations. Journal of Climate., 30, 939-954. DOI: 10.1175/JCLI-D-16-0466.1.

  • Bourgeois, Q., Ekman, A. M. L., Igel, M. R., Krejci, R. 2016. Ubiquity and impact of thin mid-level clouds in the tropics. Nature Communications, 7, 12432, doi:10.1038/ncomms12432.

  • Acosta Navarro, J. C. & Varma, V., Riipinen, I., Seland, Ø., Kirkevåg, A., Struthers, H., Iversen, T., Hansson, H.-C., Ekman, A. M. L. 2016. Amplification of Arctic warming by past air pollution reductions in Europe. Nature Geoscience, 9, 277–281, doi:10.1038/ngeo2673.

  • Savre, J. and Ekman, A. M. L., 2015. Large-Eddy Simulation of three mixed phase cloud events during ISDAC: conditions for persistent heterogeneous ice formation. Journal of Geophysical Research, 120, 7699–7725, doi:10.1002/2014JD023006.

  • Ekman, A. M. L., 2014. Do sophisticated parameterizations of aerosol-cloud interactions in CMIP5 models improve the representation of recent observed temperature trends? Journal of Geophysical Research, 119, 817-832.

  • Lewinschal, A., Ekman, A. M. L., Körnich, H., 2013. The role of precipitation in aerosol-induced changes in northern hemisphere wintertime stationary waves. Climate Dynamics, 41, 647-661.

  • Ekman, A. M. L., Engström, A., Söderberg, A. 2011. Impact of two-way aerosol-cloud interaction and changes in aerosol size distribution on simulated aerosol-induced deep convective cloud sensitivity. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 68, 685-698.

  • Ekman, A. M. L., Krejci, R., Engström, A., Ström, J., deReus M., Williams, J., Andreae, M. O., 2008. Do organics contribute to small particle formation in the Amazonian upper troposphere? Geophys. Res. Lett., 35, L17810, doi:10.1029/2008GL034970.

  • Ekman, A. M. L., Engström, A., Wang, C., 2007. The effect of aerosol composition and concentration on the development and anvil properties of a continental deep convective cloud. Q. J. R. Meteorol. Soc., 133, 1439-1452.

  • Ekman, A. M. L., Wang, C., Ström, J., Krejci, R., 2006. Explicit simulation of aerosol physics in a cloud-resolving model: Aerosol Transport and Processing in the Free Troposphere. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, Vol. 63, No. 2, 682–696.

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • President of the EGU division on Atmospheric Sciences (2015-).

  • Member of the Stockholm University Natural Science Faculty Board (2015-).

  • Member of the scientific panel of the Swedish Meteorological Society (2016 – )

  • Editor of the scientific journal Tellus B (2010-)

  • Deputy Head of the Department of Meteorology, Stockholm University (2015-2018)

  • Co-leader of the Bolin Centre for Climate Research Research Area: Clouds, Aerosols, Turbulence and Climate (2012 – 2016)

  • Member of the International Commission on Clouds and Precipitation (ICCP, 2008 – 2016)

  • Member of the Nordic Society of Aerosol Research Board (2007 – 2016)


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