Group and Projects

nedjeljka žagar



Current PhD students and post-docs

Žiga Zaplotnik, post-doc
Khalil Karami, post-doc
Katarina Kosovelj, PhD student
Marten Blaauw, PhD student


Previous PhD students

Vanja Blažica, PhD in 2013, now meteorologist at the Slovenian Environmental Agency
Benedikt Strajnar, PhD in 2015, now meteorologist at the Slovenian Environmental Agency
Matic Šavli, PhD in 2018, now a post-doc at Meteo-France, Toulouse
Žiga Zaplotnik, PhD in 2018, now a post-doc in the group


Projects


Omega by MODES

Quantification of the contributions of the Rossby and inertia-gravity waves to the vertical velocity and momentum fluxes in the atmosphere, 2018-2020

Funding: Slovenian Research Agency

Role: Principal Investigator

Project staff: Žiga Zaplotnik, Khalil Karami (post-docs)


MODES

Modal analysis of atmospheric balance, predictability and climate, 2012-2016

Funding: European Research Council

Role: Principal Investigator

Project staff: Marten Blaauw, Damjan Jelic and Katarina Kosovelj

Page on MODES


ADM-Aeolus and mesoscale NWP

Mesoscale wind profiles and data assimilation for numerical weather prediction, 2012-2016

Funding: European Space Agency, Plan for European Cooperating States (PECS program for Slovenia)

Project staff: Matic Savli (PhD student)

Role: Principal Investigator


4D-Var couplings

“Multivariate relationships between the aerosols, moisture and winds in four-dimensional data assimilation for the global monitoring for environment and security, 2014-2016

Funding: European Space Agency, Plan for European Cooperating States (PECS program for Slovenia)

Project staff: Ziga Zaplotnik (PhD student)

Role: Principal Investigator


NEURAL

Interpreting and forecasting Adriatic surface currents by an artificial brain, 2013-2015

Funding: Fond UKF

Role: Co-Principal Investigator

Project staff: Blaz Jesenko (research assistant)

Pages NEURAL


SPACE SI

Center of Excellence SPACE-SI, 2011-2014

Funding: European Regional Development Fund and Ministry of Higher Education and Science of Slovenia.

Role: Work package Leader

Work package staff: Luka Honzak, Rahela Zabkar, Gregor Skok, Andrej Ceglar, Joze Rakovec

Pages SPACE SI