I am a postdoctoral researcher in polar meteorology and glaciology at the Institute for Marine and Atmospheric research Utrecht (IMAU), Utrecht University, The Netherlands.
1-3 Jun. 2016
15 Jul. - 10 Aug. 2016
Fieldwork at Greenland firn aquifer site (around Kulusuk, GL)
03 Feb. 2016
High-resolution climate modelling of the Antarctic Peninsula, published in The Cryosphere. Details.
02 Nov. 2015
Surface elevation changes of the Greenland ice sheet due to SMB and firn processes, modelled by the IMAU-FDM, published in The Cryosphere. Details.
20 Aug. 2015
Future simulations of the response of the West-Antarctic ice sheet to a warming climate, published in The Cryosphere. Details.
12 Jun. 2015
Antarctic firn compaction rates; evaluation of repeat-track radar measurements and firn model simulations, published in Annals of Glaciology. Details.
22 May 2015
Dynamic thinning of glaciers in the southern Antarctic Peninsula since 2009, published in Science. Details.
|Full name:||Stefan Roderick Martijn Ligtenberg|
|Date of birth:||20 September 1986|
|2014 -||PostDoctoral researcher, IMAU, Utrecht University.|
|2010 - 2014||PhD student, IMAU, Utrecht University.|
|2014||PhD "The present and future state of the Antarctic firn layer". IMAU, Utrecht Univserity|
|2009||MSc Meteorology and Air Quality, Wageningen University|
|2007||BSc Soil, Water and Atmosphere, Wageningen University|
|2004||VWO (pre-university), Nieuwe Eemland College, Amersfoort, The Netherlands|
|2010||Summer school on Ice Sheets and Glaciers in the Climate System, Karthaus (IT)|
|2010||Training course on the parameterization of physical processes in climate models at KNMI, De Bilt (NL)|
|2008||Advanced courses in Meteorology, Oceanography and Climate at University of Reading (UK)|
|2014 -||Lecturer, Boundary Layer Meteorology (MSc), Utrecht University|
|2014 -||Co-supervisor PhD thesis (C. Steger), Utrecht University|
|2013 -||Lecturer, Remote Sensing (MSc), Utrecht University|
|2012 -||Supervisor of various BSc theses, Utrecht University|
|2010 - 2012||Assistant teacher, Hydrodynamics and Turbulence (BSc), Utrecht University|
|2014 -||Team member of ISSI-team #315 (Meyssignac), on the comparison of regional sea level change from climate models and observations.|
|2014||Interview with newspaper (Limburgs Dagblad), regarding potential marine ice sheet instability in West Antarctica.|
|2013||Convener of AGU Fall Meeting session; Improved glacier mass balance assessment and projection; Methods and Models|
|2012 - 2013||Contributing author of Chapter 13 of the IPCC Fifth Assessment Report; Sea level Change|
|2012||Interview on Radio 1 (national radio), regarding our publication on basal melt rates in West Antarctica.|
|These are listed on my publication page.|