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Mahé Perrette

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Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)

Telegrafenberg A26 - Ground floor

D-14473 Potsdam, Germany

Phone: +49 331 288 2522

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Curriculum Vitae


Research Interests

I am a PhD student working on probabilistic sea-level projections, both a the global (with Stefan Rahmstorf) and regional (with Malte Meinshausen) scales. My current project consists in developing a model for the outlet glaciers / fjord system of the Greenland ice-sheet, for a better representation of ice/ocean interactions (with Reinhard Calov and Andrey Ganopolski). I am also generally interested in combining climate models with past and present-day observations to reduce uncertainty in future sea-level projections.

I am working in the PRIMAP group, with Stefan Rahmstorf as main supervisor.

 

Python

I have written the dimarray package on github. It is basically a numpy array with axis name and values, including axis alignment in operations and netCDF I/O.

>>> a = read_nc('cmip5.CSIRO-Mk3-6-0.nc', 'temp') # read 'temp' variable in netCDF file

>>> temp = a - a[1986:2005].mean(axis='time')

Try it out!

 

 

Research Domain I - Earth System Analysis

Research Domain II - Climate Impacts and Vulnerabilities

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