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Curriculum Vitae:

Kay Suselj

  • Ph.D. in Physics, Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg, Germany (2009)
  • M.Sc. in Meteorology, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia (2006)
  • B.Sc. in Meteorology, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia (2001)

Research Interests
  • Boundary layer dynamics
  • Parameterizations of physical processes in atmospheric models
  • Climate dynamics

Professional Experience
  • Jet Propulsion Laboratory, University of California, Los Angeles (2012-Present)
  • Jet Propulsion Laboratory/California Institute of Technology, USA (2009-2012)
  • Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg, Germany (2006-2009)
  • Environmental Agency of the Republic of Slovenia (2001-2006)

  • Selected Publications
    1. Kay Sušelj, João Teixeira and Daniel Chung, 2013: Unified model for moist convective boundary layers based on stochastic Eddy-Diffusivity/Mass-Flux parameterization. Journal of Atmospheric Sciences. DOI: 10.1175/JAS-D-12-0106.1
    2. Kay Sušelj, João Teixeira and Georgios Matheou, 2012: Eddy Diffusivity/Mass Flux and Shallow Cumulus Boundary Layer: An Updraft PDF Multiple Mass Flux Scheme. Journal of Atmospheric Sciences. DOI: 10.1175/JAS-D-11-090.1
    3. Alvaro Semedo, Kay Sušelj, Anna Rutgersson, Andreas Sterl, 2011: A global view on the wind sea and swell climate and variability from ERA-40 data. Journal of Climate. DOI: 10.1175/2010JCLI3718.1
    4. Kay Sušelj, and Abha Sood, 2010: Improving Mellor-Yamada-Janjic parameterization for lower Marine Planetary Boundary Layer. Boundary Layer Meteorology. DOI: 10.1007/s10546-010-9502-3
    5. Kay Sušelj, Abha Sood and Detlev Heinemann, 2010: North Sea near-surface wind climate and its relation to the large scale circulation patterns. Theoretical and Applied Climatology, Vol 99 (3-4), pp. 403-419
    6. Kay Sušelj, Michael Tsimplis and Klemen Bergant, 2008: Is the Mediterranean Sea Level Variability Predictable? Physics and Chemistry of the Earth, Vol. 33, pp. 225-238

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