Publications

Peer review

Extreme Daily Precipitation in Coastal Western Norway and the Link to Atmospheric Rivers (2017)

Azad R. and Sorteberg A.

Journal of Geophysical Research, Atmosphere, 122, 1–16, doi:10.1002/2016JD025615

Precipitation response of monsoon low-pressure systems to an idealized uniform temperature increase (2016)

Sørland S., Sorteberg A., Liu C. and Rasmussen R.

Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres Vol. 121, p. 6258–6272, doi:10.1002/2015JD024658

The A Standardized Global Climate Model Study Showing Unique Properties for the Climate Response to Black Carbon Aerosols (2015)

Sand, M.; Iversen, T., Bohlinger, P. and Sorteberg A.

Journal of Climate Vol.: 28 Issue: 6 p. 2512-2526 DOI: 10.1175/JCLI-D-14-00050.1

Low-pressure systems and extreme precipitation in central India: sensitivity to temperature changes (2015)

Sørland S. and Sorteberg A.

Climate Dynamics, p 1-16, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00382-015-2850-47

The dynamic and thermodynamic structure of monsoon low-pressure systems during extreme rainfall events (2015)

Sørland S. and Sorteberg A.

Tellus A, Vol. 67. doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.3402/tellusa.v67.27039

Snowfall in the Himalayas: an uncertain future from a little-known past (2015)

Viste E. and Sorteberg A.

The Cryosphere, 9, 1147-1167

The Vorticity Budgets of North Atlantic Winter Extratropical Cyclones life cycle in MERRA Reanalysis, Part I: Development Phase (2014)

Azad R. and Sorteberg A.

Journal of Atm. Sciences, Volume 71, Issue 9, p. 3109–3128. http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JAS-D-13-0267.1

The Vorticity Budgets of North Atlantic Winter Extratropical Cyclones life cycle in MERRA Reanalysis, Part II: Lysis Phase (2014)

Azad R. and Sorteberg A.

Journal of Atm. Sciences, Volume 71, Issue 9, p. 3129–3143. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JAS-D-13-0266.1

Validation of operational seasonal rainfall forecasts in ethiopia (2013)

Korecha D. and Sorteberg A.

Water Resource Research, doi:10.1002/2013WR013760

A dynamic model of some malaria-transmitting anopheline mosquitoes of the Afrotropical region. I. Model description and sensitivity analysis (2013)

Markussen Lunde T., Korecha D., Loha E., Sorteberg A. and Lindtjørn B.

Malaria Journal, Vol 12. doi:10.1186/1475-2875-12-28

A A dynamic model of some malaria-transmitting anopheline mosquitoes of the Afrotropical region. II. Validation of species distribution and seasonal variations (2013)

Markussen Lunde T., Meshesha B., Korecha D., Gebre-Michael T, Massebo F., Sorteberg A. and Lindtjørn B.

Malaria Journal, Vol 12. doi:10.1186/1475-2875-12-78

The effect of moisture transport variability on Ethiopian summer precipitation (2012)

Viste E. and Sorteberg A.

International Journal of Climatology, doi: 10.1002/joc.3566

Recent drought and precipitation tendencies in Ethiopia (2012)

Viste E. and Sorteberg A.

International Journal of Climatology, doi: 10.1007/s00704-012-0746-3

Present and future offshore wind power potential in northern Europe based on downscaled global climate runs with adjusted SST and sea ice cover (2012)

Barstad I., Sorteberg A. and dos-Santos Mesquita M.

Renewable Energy, 44, 398–405

Sensitivity of SWAT simulated streamflow to climatic changes within the Eastern Nile River basin (2012)

Mengistu D. T. and Sorteberg A.

Hydrolgy and Earth System Sciences, 16, 391–407

Characteristics of autumn-winter extreme precipitation on the Norwegian west coast identified by cluster analysis (2012)

Heikkila U. and Sorteberg A.

Climate Dynamics, DOI 10.1007/s00382-011-1277-9

Moisture transport into the Ethiopian highlands (2011)

Viste E. and Sorteberg A.

International Journal of Climatology, DOI: 10.1002/joc.3409

Recent wind driven high sea ice area export in the Fram Strait contributes to Arctic sea ice decline (2011)

Smedsrud L. H., Sirevaag A., Kloster K., Sorteberg A. and Sandven S..

The Cryosphere, 5, 821–829

Dynamical downscaling of ERA-40 in complex terrain using the WRF regional climate model (2010)

Heikkila U., Sandvik A., Sorteberg A.

Climate Dynamics, DOI 10.1007/s00382-010-0928-6.

Modelled Mass Balance of a Tibetan Plateau Glacier - Sensitivity to Climate Change (2010)

Caidong C. and Sorteberg A.

Journal of Glaciology, Vol. 56, No. 196, pp. 235-248.

Impacts of climate change on Blue Nile flows using bias-corrected GCM scenarios (2009)

Elshamy M. E., Seierstad I. A., and Sorteberg A.

Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., Vol. 13, pp.551-565.

A diagnosis of warm-core and cold-core extratropical cyclone development using the Zwack–Okossi equation (2009)

Azad R. and Sorteberg A.

Atmospheric Science Letters. Vol. 10, p 220-225

A Projected changes in Arctic summer cyclones under global warming in the Bergen climate model (2009)

Orsolini Y. J. and Sorteberg A.

Atmospheric and Oceanic Science Letters. Vol. 2, No 1, pp. 62-67.

Recent Radical Shifts of Atmospheric Circulations and Rapid Changes in Arctic Climate System (2008)

Zhang X., Sorteberg A., Zhang J., Gerdes R. and Comiso J. C.

Geophysical Res. Letter , Vol. 35, L22701, doi:10.1029/2008GL035607.

Recent and future changes of the Arctic sea-ice cover (2008)

Smedsrud L. H, Sorteberg A. and Kloster K.

Geophysical Res. Letter , Vol. 35, L20503, doi:10.1029/2008GL034813.

Temperature and Wind in Norway - dynamical downscaling of ERA40 (2008)

Barstad I., Sorteberg A., Flatøy F. and Deque M.

Climate Dynamics , DOI 10.1007/s00382-008-0476-5.

Seasonal Cyclone Variability at 70N and its Impact on Moisture transport into the Arctic (2008)

Sorteberg A. and Walsh J.

Tellus A, Vol. 60, Issue 3, pages 570-586.

Clustering of cyclones in the ARPEGE general circulation model (2008)

Kvamstø N. G., Song Y., Seierstad I. A., Sorteberg A. and Stephenson D. B.

Tellus A, Vol. 60, Issue 3, pages 547-556.

Climatological properties of summertime extra-tropical storm tracks in the Northern Hemisphere (2008)

Mesquita dos Santos M., Kvamstø N. G., Sorteberg A. and Atkinson D. E.

Tellus A, Vol. 60, Issue 3, pages 557-569.

Spatial and temporal variations of Norwegian geohazards in a changing climate, the GeoExtreme Project (2008)

C. Jaedicke, A. Solheim, L. H. Blikra, K. Stalsberg, A. Sorteberg, A. Aaheim, K. Kronholm, D. Vikhamar-Schuler, K. Isaksen, K. Sletten, K. Kristensen, I. Barstad, C. Melchiorre, Ø. A. Høydal, and H. Mestl

Nat. Hazards Earth System Sci., 8, 893-904

The Arctic Surface Energy Budget as Simulated with the IPCC AR4 AOGCMs (2007)

Sorteberg A., Katsov V., Walsh J. and Palova T.

Climate Dynamics, DOI: 10.1007/s00382-006-0222-9

The Effect of Internal Variability om Antropoghenic Climate Projections (2006)

Sorteberg, A. and Kvamstø, N. G.

Tellus A, Vol 58, Issue 5 p. 565-574.

Atmospheric forcing on Barents Sea Ice (2006)

Sorteberg, A. and Kvingedal B.

Journal of Climate, Vol. 19, No. 19. p. 4772-4784.

Interannual to Decadal Climate Predictability: A multi-Perfect-model-Ensemble Study (2006)

Collins M., Botzet M., Carril A., Drange H., Jouzeau A., Latif M., Otterå O. H., Pohlmann H., Sorteberg A., Sutton R. and Terray L.

Journal of Climate, Vol 19, No. 8 p. 1195-1203.

Effects of simulated natural variability on Arctic temperature projections (2005)

Sorteberg, A., Furevik T., Drange H. and Kvamstø, N.G.

Geophysical Research Letter, Vol. 32, L18708, doi:10.1029/2005GL023404.

Wintertime Nordic Seas cyclone variability and its impact on oceanic volume transport into the Nordic Seas (2005)

Sorteberg, A., Kvamstø, N.G. and Byrkjedal Ø.

The Nordic Seas: An integrated Perspective. AGU Geophysical Monograph Series 158. Editor: Drange H.

Description and Validation of the Bergen Climate Model: ARPEGE coupled with MICOM (2003)

Furevik, T ., Bentsen, M., Drange, H., Kindem, I.K.T., Kvamstø, N.G. and Sorteberg, A.

Climate Dynamics Vol. 21, p.27-51.

A real-time operational forecast model for meteorology and air quality during peak air pollution episodes in Oslo, Norway (2001)

Berge E., Walker S-E, Sorteberg A., Lenkopane M., Eastwood S., Jablonska H. and Ødegaard M.

J. of Water Air and Soil Pollution Vol 2, No 5-6, p. 745-757.

Gaseous and particulate oxidized and reduced nitrogen species in the atmospheric boundary layer in Scandinavia in spring (1998)

Sorteberg A., Hov Ø., Solberg S., Tørseth K., Areskoug H., Ferm M., Granby K., Lattila H., Persson K. and Simpson D.

Journal of Atmospheric Chemistry Vol 30, pp.241-271.

European VOC emission estimates evaluated by measurements and model calculations. (1997)

Hov Ø., Sorteberg A., Schmidbauer N., Solberg S., Stordal F., Simpson D., Lindskog H., Areskoug H., Oyola P., Lattila H. and Heidam Z.

J. of Atmospheric Chemistry Vol 28, pp. 173-193.

Two parametrizations of the dry deposition exchange for SO2 and NH3 in a numerical model. (1996)

Sorteberg A. and Hov Ø.

Atmospheric Environment Vol. 30, No. 10-11, pp. 1823-1840.

Reports

Klima i Norge 2100. Kunnskapsgrunnlag for klimatipasning (2015).
I. Hanssen-Bauer, E.J. Førland, I. Haddeland, H. Hisdal, S. Mayer, A. Nesje, J.E.Ø. Nilsen, S. Sandven, A.B. Sandø, A. Sorteberg og B. Ådlandsvik
Norwegian Centre for Climate Services (NCCS) Report no. 2/2015 pp. 204

Evaluation of distribution mapping based bias correction methods (2014)
Sorteberg A., Haddeland I., Haugen J. E., Sobolowski S., 2 and Wong W. K.
Norwegian Centre for Climate Services (NCCS) Report no. 1/2014 pp. 23

IPCC Special Report on Managing the Risks of Extreme Events and Disasters to Advance Climate Change Adaptation (SREX)
Field, C.B., V. Barros, T.F. Stocker, D. Qin, D.J. Dokken, K.L. Ebi, M.D. Mastrandrea, K.J. Mach, G.-K. Plattner, S.K. Allen, M. Tignor, and P.M. Midgley (eds.).
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, and New York, NY, USA, 582 pp.

Klima i Norge 2100. Bakgrunnsmateriale til NOU Klimatilplassing (2009). See new 2015 version above
Hanssen-Bauer, I., H. Drange, E.J. Førland, L.A. Roald, K.Y. Børsheim, H. Hisdal, D. Lawrence, A. Nesje, S. Sandven, A. Sorteberg, S. Sundby, K. Vasskog og B. Ådlandsvik
Norsk klimasenter, pp. 148

Climate development in North Norway and the Svalbard region during 1900-2100 (2009)
E. J. Førland E. J. (ed), Benestad R. E, Flatøy F., Hanssen-Bauer I., Haugen J. E., Isaksen K., Sorteberg A. and, Aadlandsvik B.
Norwegian Polar Institute, Report series no. 128 pp. 44

Uncertainties in Observationally-based Estimates of the Arctic Surface Radiation Budget (2007)
Sorteberg, A.,
In Arctic Ocean Variability - advection and external forcing encounter local processes and constraints. p. 13-30. Compiled by B. Rudels. Workshop held at DAMOCLES General Assembly, 2007

Regional Precipitation and Temperature Changes for Norway 2010 and 2025 - Results from 11 simulations using 8 different regional models. (2008)
Sorteberg, A. and Andersen M. S.,
Report Series of the Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research. BCCR Report No 28.

Forecasting snow avalanche days from meteorological data using classification trees; Grasdalen, western Norway (2006)
Kronholm K., Vikhamar-Schuler D., Jaedicke C., Isaksen K., Sorteberg, A. and Kristensen K.,
Proceedings, International Snow Science Workshop, Telluride, Colorado, 2006.

Spectral nudging using a streched version of Arpege/IFS. Technical description (2006)
Barstad I., Sorteberg, A. and Flatøy F.,
GeoExtrem, General technical report, 1/2006.

Cyclones Entering the Arctic, Main Paths and their Influence on the Moisture Transport (2006)
Sorteberg, A. and Walsh J.,
RegClim, General technical report, 9/2006.

The Effect of Internal Variability om Antropoghenic Climate Projections (2005)
Sorteberg, A. and Kvamstø, N. G.,
RegClim, General technical report, 8/2005.

Regional Uncertainties in Climate Projections due to Sensitivity to the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation (2003)
Sorteberg A., Drange, H. and Kvamstø, N.G.
RegClim, General technical report, 7/2003, p.77-92.

Simulated influence of increased greenhouse gas forcing on the North Atlantic Oscillation (2002)
Sorteberg A., Furevik, T and Kvamstø, N.G., 2002
RegClim, General Technical Report, 6/2002.

Anticipated Changes in the Nordic Seas Marine Climate (2002)
Furevik, T., Drange, H. and Sorteberg, A.
Fisken og havet, 4/2002, pp 1-13.

The influence of horizontal grid resolution on forecast in coastal and mountainous areas using the non-hydrostatic MM5 with 10 and 3 km resolution (2001).
Sorteberg A.
The Norwegian Meteorological Institute Research Report No. 118. ISSN 0332-9879. pp. 46.

The sensitivity of inversion strength to the formulation of the non-dimensional momentum and heat profiles (2001).
Sorteberg A.
The Norwegian Meteorological Institute Research Report No. 117. ISSN 0332-9879. pp. 61.

Development, testing and implementation of a prognosis models for meteorology and air pollution in Trondheim. (2000).
Berge E., H. Laupsa, M. Ødegaard, A. Sorteberg, D. Tønnesen, S. Eastwood, S.E. Walker, and R. Ødegaard.
The Norwegian Meteorological Institute Research Report No. 107. ISSN 0332-9879 (in Norwegian). pp. 41.

Development, testing and implementation of a prognosis models for meteorology and air pollution in Drammen.(2000).
Ødegaard M., H. Laupsa, E. Berge,A. Sorteberg, D. Tønnesen, S. Eastwood, T. Bøhler, S.E. Walker, and R. Ødegaard.
The Norwegian Meteorological Institute Research Report No. 1067. ISSN 0332-9879 (in Norwegian). pp. 40.

Evaluation of operational forecasts of meteorology and air quality during 22 winterdays in Oslo. (2000).
Berge E., S.E. Walker, A. Sorteberg, M. Lenkopane, S. Eastwood, H.J. Jablonska and M. Ødegaard 2000
The Norwegian Meteorological Institute Research Report No. 100. ISSN 0332-9879 (in Norwegian). pp. 66.

Development and testing of a pilot model for Air Quality in Oslo and Bergen. Results for Oslo. (2000).
Berge E., A. Sorteberg, J. Kristiansen, S. Eastwood, D. Tønnesen and S.E. Walker 2000.
The Norwegian Meteorological Institute Research Report No. 99. ISSN 0332-9879 (in Norwegian). pp. 45.

Development and testing of a pilot model for Air Quality in Oslo and Bergen. Results for Bergen. (1999).
Berge E., A. Sorteberg, J. Kristiansen, S. Eastwood, D. Tønnesen and S.E. Walker.
The Norwegian Meteorological Institute Research Report No. 100. ISSN 0332-9879 (in Norwegian). pp. 39.

The role of halogenated species in the destruction of tropospheric ozone and precursors; Sensitivity runs and 3-D model results for the measuring period 2-9 May 1997. (1997).
Sorteberg A. and Hov Ø.
HALOTROP-CYMFO. Final Report to the European commission. Ed. U. Platt pp. 121-185

The role of halogenated species on ozone and precursors in the lower troposphere (1997).
Sorteberg A. and Hov Ø.
HALOTROP-CYMFO Report

Decay of hydrocarbons over the North Sea: The role of chemistry versus dispersion and quantitative relationships between hydrocarbon emission and oxidant formation (1996).
Sorteberg A. and Hov Ø.
Hydrocarbons Across the North Sea Atmosphere (HANSA): Final Report to the European Commission', 1996. Ed. Penkett S. chapter 3, pp. 65

Resdistribution of ozone, NOx and hydrocarbons i the boundary layer during spring, summer and fall.
Sorteberg A. and Hov Ø.
Hydrocarbons Across the North Sea Atmosphere (HANSA) Report

Implementation of a Resistance Dry Deposition module and a variable Local Correction Factor in the Lagrangian EMEP (European Monitoring and Evaluation Programme) model (1995).
Seland Ø., van Pul A., Sorteberg A., Tuovinen J. P.
EMEP/MSC-W Report 3/95

PhD Thesis

The Cycle of Atmospheric Trace Species Containing Sulphur, Nitrogen, Carbon and Halogens over Europe and the eastern Atlantic
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Public Outreach

Nedbør i Norge siden 1900 (2014)
Sorteberg A.
Naturen, No. 6. p. 221-231

Klima for selvbedrag og paradokser (2010)
Viste E. M. og Sorteberg A.
Prosa - Faglitterært tidsskrift, No. 5.

Malaria på nye jaktmarker: Klimaendringer og malaria. (2010)
Lunde Markussen T., Viste E. M. og Sorteberg A.
Bærekraftig helse - Tidsskrift for Norsk Nettverk for Klima og Helse, No. 1, s 6-8

Bruk og misbruk av klimaframskrivninger (2009)
Sorteberg A.
Klima No. 5 p 31-33

Hvor mye vil nedbøren øke i et varmere klima? (2008)
Sorteberg A. and N. G. Kvamstø
Klima No. 4 p 36-38

Opptil en meter havstigning langs Norskekysten innen år 2100 (2007)
Drange H., Marzeion B., Nesje A. and Sorteberg A.
Cicerone 2/07

Norsk vintervær styrt fra Sibir og Tibet? (2005)
Sorteberg, A.
NRK TV, Schrødingers katt

Omfattende arbeid med bedre klimamodeller (2005)
Drange, H., Bentsen M., F. Flatøy, Furevik T., Kvamstø N. G., Kindem I. and Sorteberg A.
Cicerone, 2/05, pp 22-23.

Store naturlige klimavariasjoner også i framtiden. (2004)
Sorteberg, A. and Grønås S.
Cicerone, 4/04.

Store naturlige klimavariasjoner gir usikkerhet i Arktis (2004)
Sorteberg, A. and Grønås S.
Cicerone, 6/04.

Kombinasjon av to scenarier for 2030-2050: Ekstremene nedjusteres. (2003)
Iversen T., Haugen J.E., Sorteberg, A. and Ødegaard V.
Cicerone, 5/03 pp. 20-23.

Økt CO2 gir forandring i sirkulasjonsmønsteret over Europa (2002)
Sorteberg, A., Bentsen, M., Drange, H., Furevik, T., Kvamstø, N.G. and Kindem, I.K.T.
Cicerone, 3/02 pp 30-32.

Lovende resultater for nyutviklet klimamodell (2002)
Sorteberg, A., M. Bentsen, H. Drange, T. Furevik, I. K. T. Kindem and N. G. Kvamstø.
Cicerone, 2/02 pp 16-19.