Britta Schäfer

Doctoral Research Fellow - Section for Meteorology and Oceanography
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Room 2407
Visiting address Gaustadalléen 21 Bygning H plan 3 Forskningsparken 0349 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1022 Blindern 0315 OSLO
Other affiliations Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences (Student)

Research interests

  • Mixed-phase clouds at middle and high latitudes
  • Small-scale dynamics and horizontal structures in mixed-phase clouds (pockets of single-phased cells)
  • Remote sensing of clouds with lidar
  • In-situ measurements with aircraft
  • High-resolution modeling of mixed-phase clouds with WRF
  • Noctilucent clouds (NLC)


  • 2019-: PhD student, University of Oslo
  • 2016-2019: M.Sc. Physics, University of Rostock, Leibniz-Institute of Atmospheric Physics Kühlungsborn, thesis title: “Small-scale wave signatures in noctilucent clouds analyzed by lidar and camera”
  • 2014-2016: B.Sc. Physics, University of Rostock
  • 2013-2014: Physics studies (bachelor level), Goethe-University Frankfurt/Main
  • 2015-2019: Bachelor of Music, Rostock University of Music and Drama
  • 2017: Exchange student in the ERASMUS program, Norwegian Academy of Music, Oslo


Tags: Meteorology
Published Oct. 16, 2019 11:46 AM - Last modified June 29, 2020 10:57 AM