Gabriel Chiodo

Curriculum Vitae

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Current position

Junior Research group leader (SNSF Ambizione fellow) at Institute for Atmospheric and Climate Science, ETH Zurich (April 2019-present)

Education

PhD thesis (summa cum laude) “Simulating the impact of the 11 year solar cycle on climate” - supervised by R.Garcia- Herrera and N.Calvo. European mention Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Madrid, Spain (2014).

MSc (1 st class Honours) in Meteorology, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Madrid, Spain (2009)

Degree (1 st class Honours) in Meteorology, Universitaet Wien, Vienna, Austria (2008).

Scientific interests

Climate dynamics, chemistry-climate interactions, climate sensitivity, stratosphere-troposphere coupling

Past positions

Associate Research Scientist at Columbia University (Nov 2017 - Jan 2019) - L.M.Polvani group

Postdoctoral Research Scientist at Columbia University (Nov 2014 - Oct 2017) - L.M.Polvani group

Graduate Research Assistant at Universidad Complutense de Madrid (Nov 2009 - Oct 2014) - STREAM research group

Awards and Other Experience

Working Package Leader of COST Action ES1005 entitled “Towards a more complete assessment of the impact of solar variability on the Earth's Climate” (2011-2015). See TOSCA-COST

NCAR Advanced Study Program Graduate Visitors Grants awardee (2013)

Spanish "FPU" fellowship awardee (2010-2014)

WCRP Conference grant awardee (2011). See WCRP 2011

International Max-Planck Research School Visitors Grants awardee (2010). See IMPRS-ESM

Mentoring and supervision

supervisor for PhD thesis: "Ozone and its impacts on stratosphere-troposphere coupling" by Marina Friedel (ETH Zurich, Oct 2019-present)

supervisor for graduate student research project: "Dynamical responses to Solar Radiation Management via H2SO4 and SO2 injections" by Sandro Vattioni (ETH Zurich, Aug 2019-present)

co-supervisor for PhD thesis: "Sudden Stratospheric Warmings, their variability and impacts on tropospheric climate" by Jessie Oehrlein (Columbia University, June 2018-present)

supervisor for graduate student research project: "Solar/NAO signals in the Northern Hemisphere: distinguishing forced and intrinsic decadal variability" by Jessie Oehrlein (Columbia University, Jan 2017-May 2018)

Teaching

Lecturer in "Stratospheric Chemistry" (ETH Zurich, Sep-Dec 2019), see link

Assistant in 12-weeks course on "Atmospheric Pollution" (Universidad Complutense, Feb-May 2013)

Conference proceedings (International) - Last five years

G. Chiodo, 2019 (talk) On the role of stratospheric composition feedbacks for the climate response to anthropogenic greenhouse gases. DynVarMIP workshop on Atmospheric circulation in a changing climate 2019, Madrid, Spain

G. Chiodo, 2019 (invited talk) On the role of stratospheric ozone feedbacks in the climate response to natural (solar) and anthropogenic (CO2) forcings. CCMI workshop 2019, Hong Kong. See meeting website

G. Chiodo, 2019 (colloquium) Stratospheric feedbacks and their relevance for tropospheric and surface climate. German Aerospace Center (DLR), Oberpfaffenhofen, Germany

G. Chiodo, 2018 (invited talk) On the importance of stratospheric ozone feedbacks for the simulation of solar effects on climate. AGU Fall Meeting 2018, Washington DC, USA

G. Chiodo, 2018 (talk) The Importance of the Ozone Layer for the Response of the Climate System to Natural and Anthropogenic Forcings. SPARC General Assembly 2018, Kyoto, Japan

G. Chiodo, 2018 (talk) Interactive stratospheric ozone chemistry: an important feedback for climate change projections. EGU General Assembly 2018, Vienna, Austria

G. Chiodo, 2018 (invited talk) Lagged correlation between the NAO and the 11-year solar cycle: forced response or internal variability? 2018 Sun-Climate symposium, Arrowhead, California. See meeting website

G. Chiodo, 2017 (seminar) Ozone chemistry as a feedback in the climate system. German Aerospace Center (DLR), Oberpfaffenhofen, Germany

G. Chiodo, 2017 (talk) Effects of solar variability on the North Atlantic Oscillation. HEPPA-Solaris workshop 2017, Paris, France

G. Chiodo, 2017 (lecture) Raising awareness about climate change: results from the IPCC-Fifth Assessment Report. Borough of Manhattan Community College, New York (NY), USA

G. Chiodo, 2017 (seminar) Understanding the atmospheric response to solar variability, and the importance of ozone feedbacks. University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria

G. Chiodo, 2017 (seminar) On the contribution of stratospheric ozone feedbacks to climate sensitivity. University of Reading, Reading, UK

G. Chiodo, 2017 (seminar) The impact of stratospheric ozone chemistry on climate sensitivity. University of Washington, Seattle (WA), USA

G. Chiodo and L.M. Polvani, 2016 (talk) The impact of stratospheric ozone chemistry on climate sensitivity. WCRP Model Hierarchies Workshop, Princeton University, (NJ) USA. See meeting website

G. Chiodo, 2016 (seminar) On the role of stratospheric ozone chemistry as a climate feedback. IAC seminar, ETH, Zurich, Switzerland.

G. Chiodo, 2016 (invited talk) Reduction of climate sensitivity to solar forcing due to stratospheric ozone feedback. 6th international HEPPA-Solaris workshop 2016, Helsinki, Finland. See meeting website

G. Chiodo, L.M. Polvani, M. Previdi 2016 (talk) Large radiative forcing due to the ozone hole offset by snow albedo over Antarctica. FESD meeting 2016, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Boston (MA), USA. See meeting website

G. Chiodo, 2016 (seminar) Understanding the effects of changes in solar irradiance on climate. AOS seminar, Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory, Princeton (NJ), USA.

G. Chiodo and L.M. Polvani, 2016 (talk) Reduction of climate sensitivity to solar forcing due to stratospheric ozone feedback: a comparison study of WACCM and SC-WACCM. WACCM Working Group Meeting, Boulder,(CO) USA.

G. Chiodo, L.M. Polvani, and M.Previdi, 2015 (poster) Large surface radiative forcing from the ozone hole offset by snow albedo trends over Antarctica. AGU Fall Meeting 2015, San Francisco, USA.

G. Chiodo, 2015 (seminar) Simulating the impact of the 11 year solar cycle on climate. University of Albany, Albany (NY), USA.

G. Chiodo, Garcia-Herrera, R., Calvo, N., Vaquero, J., and J.A. Añel, 2015 (talk) The impact of a solar minimum on Northern Hemispheric projections. Final meeting of EU-COST action ES1005 at GEOMAR, Kiel, Germany

G. Chiodo et al., 2014 (seminar). Simulating the impact of the 11 year solar cycle on climate. Columbia University, New York (NY), USA.

Professional service

Associate editor on "The evolution of the Stratospheric Ozone" for Atmospheric Science section of Frontiers in Frontiers in Earth Science

Primary convener and chair of the session on "Solar and heliospheric forcings and their effects on climate" at AGU 2016

Chair of the Columbia University Postdoc Society (2015-2017)

Reviewer for Geophysical Research Letters, Journal of Climate, Journal of Geophysical Research, Climate Dynamics, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, Nature Scientific Reports

Links

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