Stefan Ligtenberg
PhD Student


15-09: Today, our Nature paper on calving fluxes and melt rates of Antarctic ice shelves got published

Third paper

11-03: Our paper in Climate Dynamics has been accepted, just in time for the IPCC deadline... Details.


30-11: Today the Science paper of the IMBIE project group got published! Here is a radio interview with Michiel van den Broeke about the paper (in Dutch).

Second paper

04-11: Our GRL paper has been accepted! Details.

On national radio

01-05: Sunday I made my debut on national radio, during the 'Vroege Vogels' show on Radio 1. Listen here at 1:28:25


26-04: Today our Nature paper got published, including a lot of media attention (NOS).


02-03: Our nature paper has been accepted! See publications for details.

Website online

27-01: Finally! It took a while, but my website is now up and running.

Curriculum Vitae

Stefan Ligtenberg
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Full name: Stefan Roderick Martijn Ligtenberg
Date of birth: 20 September 1986
2014 - present 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
2013- Assistant lecturer, Remote Sensing (MSc), Utrecht University
2010-2012 Assistant teacher, Hydrodynamics and Turbulence (BSc), Utrecht University
2010 10th Karthaus summer school on Ice Sheets and Glaciers in the Climate System, Italy
2010 Training course on the parameterization of physical processes in climate models, KNMI
2008-2009 Project supervisor, Geotruck (High School), Wageningen University
2008 Advanced courses in Meteorology, Oceanography and Climate, University of Reading (UK)
Dutch Oral - Native | Written - Native
English Oral - Fluent | Written - Fluent
German Oral - Fair | Written - Fair
French Oral - Fair | Written - Fair
These are listed on my publication page.