Maya Ben-Yami

Doctoral Researcher


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


Early Stage Researcher in the H2020 CriticalEarth ITN

I work with real-world and model data investigating interactions between tipping elements, with a focus on the effect Atlantic variability has on tropical dynamics.

Ben-Yami, M., Oetjen, H., Brindley, H., Cossich, W., Lajas, D., Maestri, T., Magurno, D., Raspollini, P., Sgheri, L., & Warwick, L. (2022). Emissivity retrievals with FORUM’s end-to-end simulator: challenges and recommendations. Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 15(6), 1755–1777.

Sgheri, L., Belotti, C., Ben-Yami, M., Bianchini, G., Carnicero Dominguez, B., Cortesi, U., Cossich, W., Del Bianco, S., Di Natale, G., Guardabrazo, T., Lajas, D., Maestri, T., Magurno, D., Oetjen, H., Raspollini, P., & Sgattoni, C. (2022). The FORUM end-to-end simulator project: architecture and results. Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 15(3), 573–604.

Ben-Yami, M., Madhusudhan, N., Cabot, S. H. C., Constantinou, S., Piette, A., Gandhi, S., & Welbanks, L. (2020). Neutral Cr and V in the Atmosphere of Ultra-hot Jupiter WASP-121 b. The Astrophysical Journal, 897(1), L5.

Müller, S., Ben-Yami, M., & Helled, R. (2020). Theoretical versus Observational Uncertainties: Composition of Giant Exoplanets. The Astrophysical Journal, 903(2), 147