Ann Kristin Klose

Doctoral Researcher


Working Group



Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)
P.O. Box 60 12 03
14412 Potsdam


In December 2020, I started my PhD with Prof. Dr. Ricarda Winkelmann on the long-term contribution to sea-level rise from the Antarctic Ice Sheet. My work is funded by the EU H2020 project PROTECT.

PROTECT – PROjecTing sEa-level rise: from iCe sheets to local implicaTions (EU H2020)


  • Tutor in Lecture on Ice dynamics in Greenland and Antarctica, Winter Semester 2021/2022, Department of Physics, University of Potsdam, Germany, with Prof. Dr. Ricarda Winkelmann

Supervised students

  • Astrid Bragstad Gjelsvik, Erasmus internship, University of Oslo, 2022: Tipping fast and slow - quantifying early warning signals for systems of different time scales
  • Jasmine Zhang, HMEI summer internship program, Princeton University, 2022: Coupling social and climate tipping dynamics
  • Lena Schmidt, Master student, Free University Berlin, 2021/2022: Spatial early warning signals as precursors of tipping cascades within the Amazon rainforest