Camille Li

Associate Professor
camille (at)
Phone: +47 55 58 37 05

Geophysical Institute, University of Bergen
and Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
Allégaten 70, 5007 Bergen, Norway

Ph.D. Atmospheric Sciences, University of Washington, 2007.

cv (last updated: March 2016)

Helene Asbjørnsen (co-advised with Stefan Sobowlowski)
Raymond Sellevold (co-advised with Stefan Sobowlowski)

Aleksi Nummelin (co-advised with Lars Henrik Smedsrud, Bjørg Risebrobakken)
Svetlana Sorokina, PhD 2014 (co-advised with Nils Gunnar Kvamstø, Justin Wettstein)
Ingo Bethke, PhD 2012 (co-advised with Helge Drange, Tore Furevik)
Francesco Pausata, PhD 2010 (co-advised with Kerim Nisancioglu, Justin Wettstein, David Battisti)

Erica Madonna
Paul Hezel
  • Ciasto, LM, C Li, JJ Wettstein and NG Kvamstø, North Atlantic storm track sensitivity to projected sea surface temperature: local versus remote influences, J. Climate, in press.

  • Sellevold, R, S Sobolowski and C Li, Investigating possible Arctic-midlatitude teleconnections in a linear framework, J. Climate, in press.

  • Schemm, S, L Ciasto, C Li and NG Kvamstø, Influence of tropical Pacific sea surface temperature on the genesis of Gulf Stream cyclones, J. Atmos. Sci., in press.

  • Shaw, TA, M Baldwin, EA Barnes, R Caballero, CI Garfinkel, Y-T Hwang, C Li, PA O’Gorman, G Rivière, IR Simpson and A Voigt, Storm track processes and the opposing influences of climate change, Nature Geosci., in press.

  • Nummelin, A, M Ilicak, C Li, LH Smedsrud, Consequences of future increased Arctic runoff on Arctic Ocean stratification, circulation and sea ice cover, J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 120, 617-637, 2016. link

  • Sorokina, SA, C Li, JJ Wettstein, NG Kvamstø, Observed atmospheric coupling bewteen Barents Sea ice and the Warm-Arctic Cold-Siberia anomaly pattern, J. Climate, 29, 495-511, 2016. link

  • Nummelin, A, C Li and LH Smedsrud, Response of Arctic Ocean stratification to changing river runoff in a column model, J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 120, 2015. link

  • Zhang, Z, G Ramstein, M Schuster, C Li, C Contoux, Q Yan, Aridification of Sahara caused by Tethys Sea shrinkage during Late Miocene, Nature, 513, 401-404, 2014. link

  • Eldevik, T et al., A brief history of climate - the northern seas from the Last Glacial Maximum to global warming, Quat. Sci. Rev., 10.1016/j.quascirev.2014.06.028, 2014. link

  • Dokken, TM, KH Nisancioglu, C Li, DS Battisti, C Kissel, Dansgaard-Oeschger cycles: interactions between ocean and sea ice intrinsic to the Nordic Seas, Paleocean., 28, 491-502, 2013. link

  • Lam, PJ, LF Robinson, J Blusztajn, C Li, MS Cook, JF McManus and LD Keigwin, Transient stratification as the cause of the North Pacific productivity spike during deglaciation, Nature Geosci., 6, 622-626, 2013. link

  • Smedsrud, LH et al., The role of the Barents Sea in the Arctic climate system, Rev. Geophys., 51, 415-449, 2013. link

  • Telford, RJ, C Li and M Kucera, Mismatch between the depth habitat of planktonic foraminifera and the calibration depth of SST transfer functions may bias reconstructions, Clim. Past, 9, 859-870, 2013. link

  • Bethke, I, C Li and KH Nisancioglu, Can we use ice sheet reconstructions to constrain meltwater for deglacial simulations?, Paleocean., 27, doi:10.1029/2011PA002258, 2012. pdf+link

  • Li, C and JJ Wettstein, Thermally driven and eddy-driven jet variability in reanalysis, J. Climate, 25, 1587-1596, 2012. pdf

  • Pausata, FSR, C Li, JJ Wettstein, KH Nisancioglu and M Kageyama, The key role of topography in altering North Atlantic atmospheric circulation during the last glacial period, Clim. Past, 7, 1089-1101, 2011. link

  • Li, C, DS Battisti and CM Bitz, Can North Atlantic sea ice anomalies account for Dansgaard-Oeschger climate signals?, J. Climate, 23, 5457-5475, 2010. pdf

  • Pausata, FSR, C Li, JJ Wettstein, KH Nisancioglu and DS Battisti, Changes in atmospheric variability in a glacial climate and the impacts on proxy data: a model intercomparison, Clim. Past, 5, 489-502, 2009. pdf

  • Li, C and DS Battisti, Reduced Atlantic storminess during Last Glacial Maximum: Evidence from a coupled climate model, J. Climate, 21, 3561-3579, 2008. pdf and Figure 2 corrigendum

  • Li, C, DS Battisti, DP Schrag and E Tziperman, Abrupt climate shifts in Greenland due to displacements of the sea ice edge, Geophys. Res. Lett., 32, doi:10.1029/2005GL023492, 2005. pdf

  • Li, C, P Tercier and R Knight, Effect of sorbed oil on the dielectric properties of sand and clay, Water Resourc. Res., 37(6), 1783-1794, 2001. pdf
  • 2007 Li, C. A general circulation modelling perspective on abrupt climate change, Ph.D. thesis, University of Washington. pdf
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