Kirstin Krüger

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Phone +47-22855811
Room 58.12.30
Visiting address Gaustadalléen 21 Bygning H plan 3 Forskningsparken 0349 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1022 Blindern 0315 OSLO
Other affiliations Department of Geosciences

Academic Interests

Ocean - Middle Atmosphere Interaction

  • Stratospheric ozone
  • Dynamics of the stratosphere
  • Ocean-Stratosphere interactions
  • Influence of volcanic eruptions on climate/ earth system


Higher education and employment history

Employment history

  • since Oct. 2013: Professor in Meteorology, Department of Geosciences, University of Oslo
  • 2011-2013: "Akademischer Rat", IFM-GEOMAR, Leibniz-Institute for Marine Sciences (at CAU Kiel)
  • 2005-2011: "Juniorprofessor", IFM-GEOMAR, Leibniz-Institute for Marine Sciences (at CAU Kiel)

Higher education

  • 2012: "Privatdozent" in Meteorology, GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel/ Christian-Albrechts University (CAU) Kiel
  • 2002: PhD in Meteorology at Free University of Berlin
  • 1997: Diplom in Meteorology at Free University of Berlin
Tags: Meteorology, Atmosphere Ocean Interactions, Climate-chemistry interactions, Atmospheric Chemistry



Submitted and under review process:

  • Zavarsky, A., D. Booge, A., Fiehn, K. Krüger, E. Atlas, and C. Marandino, The influence of air-sea fluxes on atmospheric aerosols during the summer monsoon over the Indian Ocean, Geophys. Res. Lett., submitted 2017.
  • Fiehn, A., Quack, C. Marandino, and K. Krüger, Variability of VSLS transport from the West Indian Ocean to the stratosphere, 2017JD027563, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos , 2017 under review.
  • Schlundt, C., C. A. Marandino, S. Tegtmeier, S. T. Lennartz, A. Bracher, W. Cheah, K. Krüger, and B. Quack, Oxygenated volatile organic carbon in the western Pacific convective centre: ocean cycling, air–sea gas exchange and atmospheric transport, Atmos. Chem. Phys.,, 2017 in press.
  • Vogel, A., S. Diplas, A. J. Durant, A. S. Azar, W. I. Rose, A. Sytchkova, C., Bonadonna, K. Krüger, and A. Stohl, Reference dataset of volcanic ash physicochemical and optical properties, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos, 2017 in press.

Peer-reviewed publications:

  • Fiehn, A., B. Quack,.H. Hepach, S. Fuhlbrügge, S. Tegtmeier, M. Toohey, E. Atlas, and K. Krüger, Delivery of halogenated very short-lived substances from the west Indian Ocean to the stratosphere during the Asian summer monsoon, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 6723-6741,, 2017.
  • Fujiwara, M., J. S. Wright, G. L. Manney, L. J. Gray, J. Anstey, T. Birner, S. Davis, E. P. Gerber, V. L. Harvey, M. I. Hegglin, C. R. Homeyer, J. A. Knox, K. Krüger, A. Lambert, C. S. Long, P. Martineau, A. Molod, B. M. Monge-Sanz, M. L. Santee, S. Tegtmeier, S. Chabrillat, D. G. H. Tan, D. R. Jackson, S. Polavarapu, G. P. Compo, R. Dragani, W. Ebisuzaki, Y. Harada, C. Kobayashi, W. McCarty, K. Onogi, S. Pawson, A. Simmons, K. Wargan, J. S. Whitaker, and C.-Z. Zou, Introduction to the SPARC Reanalysis Intercomparison Project (S-RIP) and overview of the reanalysis systems, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 1417-1452, doi:10.5194/acp-17-1417-2017, 2017.
  • Lennartz, S. T., C. A. Marandino, M. von Hobe, P. Cortes, B. Quack, R. Simo, D. Booge, A. Pozzer, T. Steinhoff, D. L. Arevalo-Martinez, C. Kloss, A. Bracher, R. Röttgers, E. Atlas, and K. Krüger, Direct oceanic emissions unlikely to account for the missing source of atmospheric carbonyl sulfide, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 385-402, doi:10.5194/acp-17-385-2017, 2017.
  • Ziska F., B. Quack, S. Tegtmeier, I. Stemmler, and K. Krüger, Future emissions of marine halogenated very-short lived substances under climate change, J Atmos Chem, DOI 10.1007/s10874-016-9355-3, 2016.
  • Bittner, M., C. Timmreck, H. Schmidt, M. Toohey, and K. Krüger, The impact of wave-mean flow interaction on the Northern Hemisphere polar vortex after tropical volcanic eruptions, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 121, 10, 5281-5297, DOI: 10.1002/2015JD024603
  • Hepach, H., B. Quack, S. Tegtmeier, A. Engel, A. Bracher, S. Fuhlbrügge, L. Galgani, E.L.  Atlas, J. Lampel, U. Friess, K. Krüger, Biogenic halocarbons from the Peruvian upwelling region as tropospheric halogen source, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 18, 12219-12237, DOI: 10.5194/acp-16-12219-2016
  • Hossaini, R., P.K. Patra, A.A. Leeson, G. Krysztofiak, N.L. Abraham, S.J. Andrews, A.T. Archibald, J. Aschmann, E.L. Atlas, D.A. Belikov, H. Bonisch, L.J. Carpenter, S. Dhomse, M. Dorf, A. Engel, W. Feng, S. Fuhlbrügge, P.T. Griffiths, N.R.P Harris, R. Hommel, T. Keber, K. Krüger, S.T. Lennartz, S. Maksyutov, H. Mantle, G.P. Mills, B. Miller, S.A. Montzka, F. Moore, M.A. Navarro, D.E. Oram, K. Pfeilsticker, J.A. Pyle, B. Quack, A.D. Robinson,E. Saikawa, A. Saiz-Lopez, S. Sala, B.M. Sinnhuber, S. Taguchi, S. Tegtmeier, R.T Lidster, C. Wilson, F. Ziska, F, A multi-model intercomparison of halogenated very short-lived substances (TransCom-VSLS): linking oceanic emissions and tropospheric transport for a reconciled estimate of the stratospheric source gas injection of bromine, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 14, 9163-9187, DOI: 10.5194/acp-16-9163-2016
  • Fuhlbrügge, S., B. Quack, S. Tegtmeier, E. Atlas, H. Hepach, Q. Shi, S. Raimund, K. Krüger, The contribution of oceanic halocarbons to marine and free tropospheric air over the tropical West Pacific, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 12, 7569-7585, DOI: 10.5194/acp-16-7569-2016
  • Fuhlbrügge, S., B. Quack, E. Atlas, A. Fiehn, H. Hepach, K. Krüger, Meteorological constraints on oceanic halocarbons above the Peruvian upwelling, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 18, 12205-12217, DOI: 10.5194/acp-16-12205-2016
  • Toohey, M., K. Krüger, M. Sigl, F. Stordal, H. Svensen, Climatic and societal impacts of a volcanic double event at the dawn of the Middle Ages, Climate Change, 136, 3-4, 401-412, DOI: 10.1007/s10584-016-1648-7
  • Tegtmeier, S., Ziska, F., Pisso, I., Quack, B., Velders, G. J. M., Yang, X., and Krüger, K.: Oceanic bromoform emissions weighted by their ozone depletion potential, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 13647-13663, doi:10.5194/acp-15-13647-2015, 2015.
  • Lennartz, S. T., Krysztofiak, G., Marandino, C. A., Sinnhuber, B.-M., Tegtmeier, S., Ziska, F., Hossaini, R., Krüger, K., Montzka, S. A., Atlas, E., Oram, D. E., Keber, T., Bönisch, H., and Quack, B.: Modelling marine emissions and atmospheric distributions of halocarbons and dimethyl sulfide: the influence of prescribed water concentration vs. prescribed emissions, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 11753-11772, doi:10.5194/acp-15-11753-2015, 2015.
  • Krüger, K., Kutterolf, S., T.H., Hansteen, Chapter 19: Halogen release from Plinian eruptions and depletion of stratospheric Ozone, Volcanism and global environmental change, Cambridge University Press, isbn: 9781107058378, Ed. A. Schmidt et al., PP. 244-259, 2015.
  • Metzner, D., S. Kutterolf, M. Toohey, C. Timmreck, U. Niemeier, A. Freundt, K. Krüger, Radiative forcing and climate impact resulting from SO2 injections based on a 200,000 year record of Plinian eruptions along the Central American Volcanic Arc, Int J Earth Sci, DOI 10.1007/s00531-012-0814-z, 103(7), 2063-2079, 2014.
  • Toohey, M., K. Krüger, M. Bittner, C. Timmreck, and H. Schmidt, The impact of volcanic aerosol on the Northern Hemisphere stratospheric polar vortex: mechanisms and sensitivity to forcing structure, submitted to Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 13063-13079, 2014.
  • Sigl, M., J.R. McConnell, M. Toohey, M. Curran, S.B. Das, R. Edwards, E. Isaksson, K. Kawamura, K. Krüger, L. Layman, O. Maselli, Y. Motizuki, D. Pasteris, Rewriting the history of volcanic forcing during the Common Era using new ice cores, Nature Climatic Change, 10.1038/nclimate2293, 2014.
  • Rex, M., I. Wohltmann, T. Ridder, R. Lehmann, K. Rosenlof, P. Wennberg, D. Weisenstein, J. Notholt, K. Krüger, V. Mohr, and S. Tegtmeier, A tropical West Pacific OH minimum and implications for stratospheric composition, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 4827-4841, 2014.
  • Hepach, H., B. Quack, F. Ziska, S. Fuhlbrügge, E. L. Atlas, K. Krüger, I. Peeken, and D. W. R. Wallace, Drivers of diel and regional variations of halocarbon emissions from the tropical North East Atlantic, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 1255-1275, 2014.
  • Krüger, K., and B. Quack, Introduction to special issue: the TransBrom Sonne expedition in the tropical West Pacific, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 9439-9446, 2013.
  • Tegtmeier, S., K. Krüger, B. Quack, E. Atlas, D. R. Blake, H. Boenisch, A. Engel, H. Hepach, R. Hossaini, M. A. Navarro, S. Raimund, S. Sala, Q. Shi, and F. Ziska, The contribution of oceanic methyl iodide to stratospheric iodine, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 11869-11886, 2013.
  • Großmann, K., U. Frieß, E. Peters, F. Wittrock, J. Lampel, S. Yilmaz, J. Tschritter, R. Sommariva, R. von Glasow, B. Quack, K. Krüger, K. Pfeilsticker, and U. Platt, Iodine monoxide in the Western Pacific marine boundary layer, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 3363-3378, 2013.
  • Ziska, F., B. Quack, K. Abrahamsson, S. D. Archer, E. Atlas, T. Bell, J. H. Butler, L. J. Carpenter, C. E. Jones, N. R. P. Harris, H. Hepach, K. G. Heumann, C. Hughes, J. Kuss, K. Krüger, P. Liss, R. M. Moore, A. Orlikowska, S. Raimund, C. E. Reeves, W. Reifenhäuser, A. D. Robinson, C. Schall, T. Tanhua, S. Tegtmeier, S. Turner, L. Wang, D. Wallace, J. Williams, H. Yamamoto, S. Yvon-Lewis, and Y. Yokouchi, Global sea-to-air flux climatology for bromoform, dibromomethane and methyl iodide, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 8915-8934, 2013.
  • Fuhlbrügge, S., K. Krüger, B. Quack, E. Atlas, H. Hepach, and F. Ziska, Impact of the marine atmospheric boundary layer conditions on VSLS abundances in the eastern tropical and subtropical North Atlantic Ocean, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 6345-6357, 2013.
  • Marandino, C.A., S. Tegtmeier, K. Krüger, C. Zindler, E.L. Atlas, F. Moore, H.W. Bange (2013). Dimethylsulphide (DMS) emissions from the West Pacific Ocean: A potential marine source for the stratospheric sulphur layer. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 8427-8437.
  • Tegtmeier, S., M. Hegglin, J. Anderson, A. E. Bourassa, S. Brohede, D. Degenstein, L. Froidevaux, R. Fuller, B. Funke, J. Gille, A. Jones, Y. Kasai, K. Krüger, E. Kyrölä, G. Lingenfelser, J. Lumpe, B. Nardi, J. Neu, D. Pendlebury, E. E. Remsberg, A. Rozanov, L. Smith, M. Toohey, J. Urban, T. von Clarmann, K. A. Walker, R. Wang, SPARC Data Initiative: A comparison of ozone climatologies from international satellite limb sounders, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 118, 12,229–12,247, doi:10.1002/2013JD019877, 2013
  • Toohey, M., et al., Characterizing sampling biases in the trace gas climatologies of the SPARC Data Initiative, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 118, 11,847–11,862, doi:10.1002/jgrd.50874, 2013.
  • Hossaini, R., H. Mantle, M. P. Chipperfield, S. A. Montzka, P. Hamer, F. Ziska, B. Quack, K. Krüger, S. Tegtmeier, E. Atlas, S. Sala, A. Engel, H. Bönisch, T. Keber, D. Oram, G. Mills, C. Ordóñez, A. Saiz-Lopez, N. Warwick, Q. Liang, W. Feng, F. Moore, B. R. Miller, V. Marécal, N. A. D. Richards, M. Dorf, and K. Pfeilsticker, Evaluating global emission inventories of biogenic bromocarbons, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 11819-11838, 2013.
  • Toohey, M., K. Krüger, C. Timmreck, Volcanic sulfate deposition to Greenland and Antarctica: a modeling sensitivity study, J. Geophys. Res., 118, 4788-4800, doi:10.1002/jgrd.50428, 2013.
  • Kutterolf, S, T. Hansteen, K. Appel, A. Freundt, K. Krüger, W. Peréz, H. Wehrmann, The combined Bromine and Chlorine release from large explosive volcanic eruptions: a threat to stratospheric ozone?, GEOLOGY, 41(6); 707–710, doi: 10.1130/G34044.1, 2013.
  • Charlton-Perez, A., M. P. Baldwin, T. Birner, Robert X. Black, A. H. Butler, N. Calvo, N. A. Davis, E. P. Gerber, N. Gillett, S. Hardiman, J. Kim, K. Krüger, Y. Lee, E. Manzini, B. A. McDaniel, L. Polvani, T. Reichler, T. A. Shaw, M. Sigmond, S. Son, M. Toohey, L. Wilcox, S. Yoden, B. Christiansen, F. Lott, D. Shindell, S. Yukimoto and S. Watanabeet, On the lack of stratospheric dynamical variability in low-top versions of the CMIP5 models, J. Geophys. Res., 118, 2494–2505, doi:10.1002/jgrd.50125, 2013.
  • Tegtmeier, S., K. Krüger, B. Quack, E. L. Atlas, I. Pisso, A. Stohl, and X. Yang, Emission and transport of bromocarbons: from the West Pacific ocean into the stratosphere, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 12, 10633-10648, 2012.
  • Bancalà, S., K. Krüger, M. Giorgetta, The Preconditioning of Major Sudden Stratospheric Warmings, JGR, 117, 12pp, D04101, 2012.
  • Levermann, A., J.Bamber, S.Drijfhout, A.Ganopolski, W.Haeberli, N.R.P.Harris, M.Huss, K. Krüger, T. Lenton, R.W. Lindsay, D.Notz, P.Wadhams, S.Weber, Potential climatic transitions with profound impact on Europe - Review of the current state of six 'tipping elements of the climate system', Climatic Change, 110 (3-4), 845-878, 2012.
  •  Toohey, M., K. Krüger, U. Niemeyer, C. Timmreck, The influence of eruption season on the global aerosol evolution and radiative impact of tropical volcanic eruptions, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 12351-12367, 2011.
  • Timmreck, C., H. Graf, D. Zanchettin, S. Hagemann, T. Kleinen, K. Krüger, Climate response to the Toba super-eruption: regional changes, Quarternary International, doi:10.1016/ j.quaint.2011.10.008, 2011.
  • Zanchettin, D., C. Timmreck, H. Graf, A. Rubino, S. Lorenz, K. Lohmann, K. Krüger, J. Jungclaus, Bi-decadal variability excited in the coupled ocean-atmosphere system by strong tropical volcanic eruptions, Climate Dynamics, doi:10.1007/s0038201111671, 2011.
  • Butchart, N., Charlton-Perez, A.J., Cionni, I., Hardiman, S.C., Haynes, P., Krüger, K. et al., Multi-model climate and variability of the stratosphere, J. Geophys. Res., D05102, doi:10.1029/2010JD014995, 2011.
  • Montzka, S., Reimann, S., O'Doherty, S., Engel, A., Krüger, K., Sturges, W.T., Chapter1: Ozone-Depleting Substances (ODSs) and Related Chemicals, "Scientific Assessment of Ozone Depletion: 2010," World Meteorological Organization, Geneva, Switzerland, P. 112, 2011.
  • Butchart, N, A. Charlton-Perez, I., Cionni , S.C., Hardiman, Krüger, K. et al., Chapter 4: Stratospheric Dynamics (SPARC CCMVal Report on the Evaluation of Chemistry-Climate Models), SPARC No. 5, WCRP-132, WMO/TD-No. 1526, P. 109-148, 2010.
  • Krüger, K., S. Tegtmeier, M. Rex, Variability of residence time in the Tropical Tropopause Layer during Northern Hemisphere winter, Atmos. Chem. Phys.,  9, 6717-6725, 2009.
  • Manney, G.L., M. Schwartz, K. Krüger, M. Santee, S. Pawson, J. Lee, W. Daffer, R. Fuller, N. Livesey, Aura Microwave Limb Sounder Observations of Dynamics and Transport during the record-breaking 2009 Arctic stratospheric Major Warming, GRL, 36, L12815, doi:10.1029/2009GL038586, 2009.
  • Immler, F., K. Krüger, M. Fujiwara, Ge Verver, M. Rex, and O. Schrems, Correlation between equatorial Kelvin waves and the occurrence of extremely thin ice clouds at the tropical tropopause, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 8, 4019-4026, 2008.
  • Tegtmeier, S., M. Rex, I. Wohltmann, K. Krüger, Relative importance of dynamical and chemical contributions to Arctic winter time ozone, Geophys. Res. Lett., L17801, doi:10.1029/2008GL034250, 2008.
  • Tegtmeier, S., K. Krüger, I. Wohltmann, K. Schöllhammer, M. Rex, Variations of the residual circulation in the northern hemispheric winter, J. Geophys. Res., 113, D16109, doi:10.1029/2007JD009518, 2008.
  • Schwartz, M. and Coauthors, Validation of the Aura Microwave Limb Sounder Temperature and Geopotential Height Measurements, J. Geophys. Res., 113, D15S11, doi:10.1029/2007JD008783, 2008.
  • Manney, G.L., K. Krüger, S. Pawson, M. Schwartz, W. Daffer, N. Livesey, M. Mlynczak, E. Remsberg, J. Russell III, and J. Waters, The evolution of the stratopause during the 2006 major warming: Satellite data and assimilated meteorological analyses,
    J. Geophys. Res., 113, D11115, doi:10.1029/2007JD009097, 2008.
  • Immler, F., R. Treffeisen, D. Engelbart, K. Krüger, and O. Schrems, Cirrus, contrails, and ice supersaturated regions in high pressure systems at northern mid latitudes, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 8, 1689-1699, 2008.
  • Krüger, K., S. Tegtmeier, and M. Rex, Long-term climatology of air mass transport through the Tropical Tropopause Layer (TTL) during NH winter, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 8, 813-823, 2008.
  • Manney, G.L., W. Daffer, K. Strawbridge, K. Walker, C. Boone, P. Bernath, T. Kerzenmacher, M. Schwartz, K. Strong, R. Sica, K. Krüger, H. Pumphrey, L. Froidevaux, A. Lambert, M. Santee, N. Livesey, E. Remsberg, M. Mlynczak, and J. Russell III, The High Arctic in Extreme Winters: Vortex, Temperature, and MLS and ACE-FTS Trace Gas Evolution, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 8, 505-5022, 2008.
  • Immler, F., K. Krüger, S. Tegtmeier, M. Fujiwara, P. Fortuin, G. Verver, O. Schrems, Cirrus clouds, humidity, and dehydration in the tropical tropopause layer observed at Paramaribo/Suriname (5.8°N, 55.2°W), J. Geophys. Res., 112, D03209, doi:10.1029/ 2006JD007440, 2007.
  • Stick, C., K. Krüger, N.H. Schade, H. Sandmann, A. Macke, Episode of unusual high solar ultraviolet radiation over central Europe due to dynamical reduced total ozone in May 2005, ,Atmos. Chem. Phys., 6, 1771-1776, 2006.
  • Krüger, K., B. Naujokat, and K. Labitzke, The unusual midwinter warming in the southern hemisphere stratosphere 2002: a comparison to northern hemisphere phenomena, J. Atmos. Soc., 62 (3), 603-613, 2005.
  • Krüger, K., U. Langematz, J.L. Grenfell, and K. Labitzke, Climatological features of stratospheric streamers in the FUB-CMAM with increased horizontal resolution, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 5, 547-562, 2005.
  • Manney, G.L., K. Krüger, J.L. Sabutis, S.A. Sena, and S. Pawson, The remarkable 2003-2004 winter and other recent warm winters in the Arctic stratosphere since the late 1990s, J. Geophys. Res., 110, D04107, doi:10.1029/ 2004JD005367, 2005.
  • Manney, G.L., D.R. Allen, K. Krüger, J.L. Sabutis, S. Pawson, R. Swinbank, C.E. Randall, A.J. Simmons, and C. Long, Diagnostic comparison of meteorological analyses during the 2002 Antarctic winter, Mon. Weather Rev., 133, 1261-1278, 2005.
  • Manzini, E., B. Steil, C. Brühl, M.A. Giorgetta, and K. Krüger, A new interactive chemistry climate model. II: Sensitivity of the middle atmosphere to ozone depletion and increase in greenhouse gases: Implications for recent stratospheric cooling, J. Geophys. Res., 108(D14),4429, doi:10.1029/2002JD002977, 2003.
  • Steil, B., C. Brühl, E. Manzini, P.J. Crutzen, J. Lelieveld, P.J. Rasch, E. Roeckner, and K. Krüger, A new interactive chemistry climate model. I: Present day climatology and interannual variability of the middle atmosphere using the model and 9 years of HALOE/UARS data, J. Geophys. Res., 108(D9), 4290, doi:10.1029/2002JD002971, 2003.
  • Langematz, U., M. Kunze, K. Krüger, K. Labitzke, and G. Roff, Thermal and dynamical changes of the stratosphere since 1979 and their link to ozone and CO2 changes, J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 108(D1), 4027, doi:10.1029/2002JD002069, 2003.
  • Naujokat, B., K. Krüger, K. Matthes, J. Hoffmann, M. Kunze, and K. Labitzke, The early major warming in December 2001 - exceptional? Geophys. Res. Lett., Vol 29(21), 2023, doi: 10.1029/2002GL015316, 2002.
  • Krüger, K, Untersuchung von Transportprozessen in der Stratosphäre: Simulationen mit einem globalen Zirkulationsmodell
    "Investigation of transport processes in the stratosphere: simulations with a general circulation model", PhD thesis, Fachbereich Geowissenschaften, Freie Universität Berlin, P. 161, May 2002.
  • Pawson, S., K. Krüger, R. Swinbank, M. Bailey, and A. O'Neill, Intercomparison of two stratospheric analyses: Temperatures relevant to polar stratospheric cloud formation, J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 104, 2041-2050, 1999.
  • von Zahn, U., J.Fiedler, B.Naujokat, U.Langematz, and K.Krüger, A note on record-high temperatures at the northern polar stratosphere in winter 1997/98, Geophys. Res. Lett., 25, No. 22, 4169-4172, 1998.
  • Krüger, K., Vergleich planetarischer Wellen in zwei unabhängigen Datensätzen der mittleren Stratosphäre, Diplom thesis, Fachbereich Geowissenschaften, Freie Universität Berlin, PP. 86., 1997.
  • Krüger, K., S. Pawson, R. Swinbank, M.J. Bailey, and A. O'Neill, Comparison of the middle stratosphere in two independent data sets, Proc. First SPARC General Assembly, Melbourne, Vol. I, 133 - 136, 1997.

Books, reports:

  • Krüger, K., Quack, B. and Marandino, C., eds., RV SONNE Fahrtbericht / Cruise Report SO234-2, 08.-20.07.2014, Durban, South Africa - Port Louis, Mauritius - SPACES OASIS Indian Ocean, GEOMAR Report, N. Ser. 020. GEOMAR, Kiel, Germany, 87 pp. DOI 10.3289, 2014.
  • Krüger, K., Quack, B. and Marandino, C., eds., RV SONNE Fahrtbericht / Cruise Report SO235, 23.07.-07.08.2014, Port Louis, Mauritius to Malé, Maldives GEOMAR Report, N. Ser. 021. GEOMAR, Kiel, Germany, 65 pp. DOI 10.3289, 2014.
  • Sarah Zierul and Kirstin Krüger, "Climate – The year without summer“, Contribution to the book: Taking the earth’s pulse – Understanding Natural disasters, ed. by Linke, P., Zierul, S., Friedländer, B. und Grundmann, B. Wachholtz, Neumünster, 197 pp, 2013.
  • Quack, Birgit und Krüger, Kirstin, eds . RV SONNE Fahrtbericht / Cruise Report SO218 SHIVA 15.-29.11.2011 Singapore - Manila, Philippines Stratospheric Ozone: Halogens in a Varying Atmosphere Part 1: SO218- SHIVA Summary Report (in German) Part 2: SO218- SHIVA English reports of participating groups GEOMAR Report, N. Ser. 012 . GEOMAR Helmholtz-Zentrum für Ozeanforschung, Kiel, Germany, 112 pp. DOI 10.3289/GEOMAR_REP_NS_12_2013, 2013.
  • Sarah Zierul und Kirstin Krüger, "Klima - Das Jahr ohne Sommer", Beitrag zum Buch "Am Puls der Erde - Naturkatastrophen verstehen", Herausgeber: P. Linke, S. Zierul, B. Friedländer, B. Grundmann, Wachholtz Verlag, Seiten 154-171, 2012.
  • Birgit Quack und Kirstin Krüger, FS Sonne Fahrtbericht TransBrom SONNE, Berichte aus dem Leibniz-Institut für Meereswissenschaften an der Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel, Nr. 37, 86PP., February 2010.
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