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Dr. Alexander Gohm

Associate Professor
Atmospheric Dynamics

  alexander.gohm(at)uibk.ac.at

   +43 512 507-54488

  Room 60836

Research Interests

Atmospheric Dynamics; Mountain meteorology; Numerical modeling; Remote sensing

Projects

Penetration and Interruption of Alpine Foehn (PIANO)

Quantifying exchange processes over mountainous Terrain

Courses

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Publications 2019

Contributions to Books / Journals

Journal Article (Original Paper)
  • Goger, B.; Rotach, M.; Gohm, A.; Stiperski, I.; Fuhrer, O.; de Morsier, Guy (2019): A New Horizontal Length Scale for a Three-dimensional Turbulence Parameterization in Meso-scale Atmospheric Modeling over Highly Complex Terrain.
    In: Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology 58/9, pp. 2087 - 2102. (DOI) (Web link)

  • Horak, J.; Hofer, M.; Maussion, F.; Gutmann, E.; Gohm, A.; Rotach, M. W.: (2019): Assessing the added value of the Intermediate Complexity Atmospheric Research (ICAR) model for precipitation in complex topography.
    In: Hydrology And Earth System Sciences 23, pp. 2715 - 2734. (DOI) (Web link)

  • Tollinger, Mathias; Gohm, Alexander; Jonassen, Marius O. (early view): Unravelling the March 1972 northwest Greenland windstorm with high‐resolution numerical simulations.
    In: Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society. (DOI) (Web link)



Publications 2018

Contributions to Books / Journals

Journal Article (Original Paper)
  • Goger, B.; Rotach, M.W.; Gohm, A.; Fuhrer, O.; Stiperski, I.; Holtslag, A. (2018): The Impact of Three-Dimensional Effects on the Simulation of Turbulence Kinetic Energy in a Major Alpine Valley.
    In: Boundary-Layer Meteorology 168/1, pp. 1 - 27. (DOI) (Web link)

Journal Article (Review)
  • Serafin, S.; Adler, B.; Cuxart, J.; De Wekker, S.F.J.; Gohm, A.; Grisogono, B.; Kalthoff, N.; Kirschbaum, D.J.; Rotach, M.; Schmidli, J.; Stiperski, I.; Vecenaj, Z.; Zardi, D. (2018): Exchange Processes in the Atmospheric Boundary Layer Over Mountainous Terrain.
    In: Atmosphere 9/3, No. 102. (DOI) (Web link)



Publications 2017

Contributions to Books / Journals

Journal Article (Original Paper)
  • Leukauf, D.; Gohm, A.; Rotach, M. (2017): Toward Generalizing the Impact of Surface Heating, Stratification, and Terrain Geometry on the Daytime Heat Export from an Idealized Valley.
    In: Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology 56/10, pp. 2711 - 2727. (DOI) (Web link)

  • Rotach, M. W.; Stiperski, I.; Fuhrer, O.; Goger, B.; Gohm, A.; Obleitner, F.; Rau, G.; Sfyri, E.; Vergeiner, J. (2017): Investigating Exchange Processes over Complex Topography: the Innsbruck-Box (i-Box).
    In: Bulletin Of The American Meteorological Society 98/4, pp. 787 - 805. (DOI) (Web link)



Publications 2016

Contributions to Books / Journals

Journal Article (Original Paper)
  • Leukauf, Daniel; Gohm, Alexander; Rotach, Mathias W. (2016): Quantifying horizontal and vertical tracer mass fluxes in an idealized valley during daytime.
    In: Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 16/20, pp. 13049 - 13066. (DOI)

  • Siedersleben, S.; Gohm, A. (2016): The Missing Link between Terrain-Induced Potential Vorticity Banners and Banded Convection.
    In: Monthly Weather Review 144, pp. 4063 - 4080. (DOI)

  • Umek, L.; Gohm, A. (2016): Lake and Orographic Effects on a Snowstorm at Lake Constance.
    In: Monthly Weather Review 144, pp. 4687 - 4707. (DOI)

Journal Article (Meeting-Abstract)
  • Covi, Federico; Gohm, Alexander; Kaser, Georg (2016): Assessing potential reasons for different precipitation patterns on Mount Kenya and Kilimanjaro.
    In: Geophysical Research Abstracts 18, No. 3752. (Web link)

  • Lang, Moritz; Gohm, Alexander; Wagner, Johannes (2016): The impact of embedded valleys on daytime pollution transport over a mountain range.
    In: Geophysical Research Abstracts 18, No. 12063. (Web link)

Proceedings Article (Full Paper)
  • Goger, B.; Rotach, M.; Gohm, A.; Stiperski, I.; Fuhrer, O. (2016): Current challenges for numerical weather prediction in complex terrain: Topography representation and parameterizations.
    In: 2016 International Conference on High Performance Computing & Simulation (HPCS). Los Alamitos: IEEE Computer Society Press., pp. 890 - 894. (DOI) (Web link)



Publications 2015

Contributions to Books / Journals

Journal Article (Original Paper)
  • Gohm, A.; Siller, M.; Bär, J. (2015): Nature and climatology of Pfänderwind.
    In: Meteorologische Zeitschrift 24/3, pp. 243 - 259. (DOI) (Web link)

  • Lang, M. N.; Gohm, A.; Wagner, J. S. (2015): The impact of embedded valleys on daytime pollution transport over a mountain range.
    In: Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 15/20, pp. 11981 - 11998. (DOI) (Web link)

  • Leukauf, D.; Gohm, A.; Rotach, M. W.; Wagner, J. S. (2015): The Impact of the Temperature Inversion Breakup on the Exchange of Heat and Mass in an Idealized Valley: Sensitivity to the Radiative Forcing.
    In: Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology 54/11, pp. 2199 - 2216. (DOI)

  • Wagner, J. S.; Gohm, A.; Rotach, M. W. (2015): Influence of along-valley terrain heterogeneity on exchange processes over idealized valleys.
    In: Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 15/12, pp. 6589 - 6603. (DOI) (Web link)

  • Wagner, J. S.; Gohm, A.; Rotach, M. W. (2015): The impact of valley geometry on daytime thermally driven flows and vertical transport processes.
    In: Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society 141/690, pp. 1780 - 1794. (DOI) (Web link)

Journal Article (Review)
  • Rotach, M. W.; Gohm, A.; Lang, M. N.; Leukauf, D; Stiperski, I; Wagner, J. S. (2015): On the vertical exchange of heat, mass and momentum over complex, mountainous terrain.
    In: Frontiers in Earth Science 3, Nr. 76. (DOI) (Web link)



Publications 2014

Contributions to Books / Journals

Journal Article (Original Paper)
  • Rotach, M.; Wohlfahrt, G.; Hansel, A.; Reif, M.; Wagner, J.; Gohm, A. (2014): The world is not flat? Implications for the global carbon balance.
    In: Bulletin Of The American Meteorological Society 95/7, pp. 1021 - 1028. (DOI)

  • Wagner, Johannes S.; Gohm, Alexander; Rotach, Mathias W. (2014): The impact of horizontal model grid resolution on the boundary layer structure over an idealized valley.
    In: Monthly Weather Review 142/9, pp. 3446 - 3465. (DOI) (Web link)



Publications 2013

Contributions to Books / Journals

Book Chapter (Original Paper)
  • Gohm, A.; Wagner, J.; Leukauf, D.; Rotach, M.; Posch, C. (2013): Earth-atmosphere exchange of heat and mass over mountainous terrain.
    In: Barden, Marco; Ostermann, Alexander: Scientific Computing @ uibk. Innsbruck: innsbruck university press (IUP) (= SC SERIES, 1)., ISBN 978-3-902936-19-6, pp. 35 - 38. (Web link)

  • Reif, M.; Rotach, M.W.; Gohm, A.; Wohlfahrt, G. (2013): Carbon Dioxide Exchange in Complex Topography.
    In: Barden, Marco; Ostermann, Alexander: Scientific Computing @ uibk. Innsbruck: innsbruck university press (IUP) (= SC SERIES, 1)., ISBN 978-3-902936-19-6, pp. 131 - 133.



Publications 2011

Contributions to Books / Journals

Journal Article (Original Paper)
  • Langhans, W.; Gohm, A.; Zängl, G. (2011): The orographic impact on patterns of embedded convection during the August 2005 Alpine flood.
    In: Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society 137/661, pp. 2092 - 2105. (DOI) (Web link)

  • Wagner, J. S.; Gohm, A.; Dörnbrack, A.; Schäfler, A. (2011): The mesoscale structure of a polar low: airborne lidar measurements and simulations.
    In: Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society 137, pp. 1516 - 1531. (DOI) (Web link)



Publications 2010

Contributions to Books / Journals

Journal Article (Original Paper)
  • Gohm, A.; Mayr, G. J.; Darby, L. S.; Banta, R. M. (2010): Evolution and structure of a cold front in an alpine valley as revealed by a Doppler lidar.
    In: Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society 136/649, pp. 962 - 977. (DOI)

  • Lehner, M.; Gohm, A. (2010): Idealised simulations of daytime pollution transport in a steep valley and its sensitivity to thermal stratification and surface albedo.
    In: Boundary-Layer Meteorology 134/2, pp. 327 - 351. (DOI)



Publications 2009

Contributions to Books / Journals

Journal Article (Original Paper)
  • Gohm, A.; Harnisch, F.; Obleitner, F.; Vergeiner, J.; Schnitzhofer, R.; Hansel, A.; Fix, A.; Neininger, B.; Emeis, S.; Schäfer, K (2009): Air pollution transport in an Alpine valley: Results from airborne and ground-based observations.
    In: Boundary-Layer Meteorology 131/3, pp. 441 - 463. (Web link)

  • Harnisch, F.; Gohm, A.; Fix, A.; Schnitzhofer, R.; Hansel, A.; Neininger, B. (2009): Spatial distribution of aerosols in the Inn Valley atmosphere during wintertime.
    In: Meteorology And Atmospheric Physics 103/1-4, pp. 223 - 235. (DOI)

  • Mölg, T.; Chiang, J.C.H.; Gohm, A.; Cullen, N.J. (2009): Temporal precipitation variability versus altitude on a tropical high mountain: Observations and mesoscale atmospheric modelling.
    In: Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society 135/643, pp. 1439 - 1455.

  • Schnitzhofer, R.; Norman, M.; Wisthaler, A.; Vergeiner, J.; Harnisch, F.; Gohm, A.; Obleitner, F.; Fix, A.; Neininger, B.; Hansel, A. (2009): A multimethodological approach to study the spatial distribution of air pollution in an Alpine valley during wintertime.
    In: Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 9, pp. 3385 - 3396. (Web link)

Proceedings Article (Abstract)
  • Langhans, W.; Gohm, Alexander; Zängl, G. (2009): The orographic impact on patterns of embedded convection during the August 2005 Alpine flood.
    In: Volkert, Hans (ed.): Programme und extended abstracts: 30th International Conference on Alpine Meteorology, 11 - 15 May 2009, Badnerhalle, Rastatt, Germany. Offenbach/Main: Deutscher Wetterdienst (= Annalen der Meteorologie, 44)., ISBN 978-3-88148-440-4, Vol. 44, p. 136. (Web link)

  • Pfurtscheller, Florian; Gohm, Alexander (2009): Orographic enhancement of severe windstorms in the Austrian Alps: Two case studies.
    In: Volkert, Hans (ed.): Programme und extended abstracts: 30th International Conference on Alpine Meteorology, 11 - 15 May 2009, Badnerhalle, Rastatt, Germany. Offenbach/Main: Deutscher Wetterdienst (= Annalen der Meteorologie, 44)., ISBN 978-3-88148-440-4, Vol. 44, pp. 218 - 219. (Web link)

  • Schnitzhofer, Ralf; Norman, Michael; Wisthaler, Armin; Vergeiner, Johannes; Harnisch, Florian; Gohm, Alexander; Obleitner, Friedrich; Fix, Andreas; Neininger, Bruno; Hansel, Armin (2009): A multimethodological approach to study the spatial distribution of air pollution in an Alpine valley during wintertime.
    In: Hansel, Armin; Dunkl, Jürgen: Contributions. 4th International Conference on Proton Transfer Reaction Mass Spectrometry and Its Applications. Innsbruck: innsbruck university press (IUP)., ISBN 978-3-902571-99-1, p. 283.



Publications 2008

Contributions to Books / Journals

Journal Article (Original Paper)
  • Gohm, A.; Mayr, G.J.; Fix, A.; Giez, A. (2008): On the onset of bora and the formation of rotors and jumps near a mountain gap.
    In: Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society 134, pp. 21 - 46.



Publications 2007

Contributions to Books / Journals

Journal Article (Original Paper)
  • Mayr, G.J.; Armi, L.; Gohm, A.; Zängl, G.; Durran, D.R.; Flamant, C.; Gaberek, S.; Mobbs, S.; Ross, A.; Weissmann, M. (2007): Gap flows: Results from the Mesoscale Alpine Programme.
    In: Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society 133/625, pp. 881 - 896. (Web link)

  • Zängl, G.; Gohm, A.; Obleitner, F. (2007): The impact of the PBL scheme and the vertical distribution of model layers on simulations of Alpine foehn.
    In: Meteorology And Atmospheric Physics 99/1-2, pp. 105 - 128. (DOI)

Journal Article (Meeting-Abstract)
  • Schnitzhofer, R.; Norman, M.; Dunkl, J.; Wisthaler, A.; Gohm, A.; Obleitner, F.; Neininger, B.; Hansel, A. (2007): Vertical Distribution of Air Pollutants in the Inn Valley Atmosphere in Winter 2006.
    In: Geophysical Research Abstracts 9, p. 06641. (Web link)

Proceedings Article (Full Paper)
  • Harnisch, F.; Gohm, A.; Fix, A.; Schnitzhofer, R.; Hansel, A.; Neininger, B. (2007): Spatial distributions of aerosols in the Inn Valley atmosphere during wintertime - a detailed view.
    In: 29th International Conference on Alpine Meteorology. Book of Abstracts. Hannover: International Council for Applied Mineralogy (ICAM). (Web link)

  • Schnitzhofer, R; Norman, M.; Dunkl, J; Wisthaler, A.; Gohm, A.; Obleitner, F.; Hansel, A. (2007): Vertical Distribution of Air Pollutants in the Inn Valley Atmosphere in Winter 2006.
    In: Hansel, A.; Märk, T.D. (eds.): 3rd International Conference on Proton Transfer Reaction Mass Spectrometry and Its Applications. Contributions. Innsbruck: innsbruck university press (IUP) (= Conference Series)., ISBN 978-3-902571-03-8, pp. 227 - 231.

Proceedings Article (Abstract)
  • Gohm, A.; Harnisch, F.; Schnitzhofer, R.; Hansel, A.; Fix, A.; Neininger, B.; Obleitner, F.; Vergeiner, J.; Griesser, E. (2007): On boundary layer processes determining the spatial distribution of air pollutants in an Alpine valley.
    In: 29th International Conference on Alpine Meteorology. Book of Abstracts. Hannover: International Council for Applied Mineralogy (ICAM)., Vol. B.7.

  • Schnitzhofer, R.; Norman, M.; Dunkl, J.; Wisthaler, A.; Gohm, A.; Obleitner, F.; Neininger, B.; Hansel, A. (2007): Vertical distribution of air pollutants in the Inn valley atmosphere in winter 2006.
    In: 29th International Conference on Alpine Meteorology. Book of Abstracts. Hannover: International Council for Applied Mineralogy (ICAM)., Vol. B.5.



Publications 2006

Contributions to Books / Journals

Journal Article (Original Paper)
  • Mayr, G. J.; Gohm, A. (2006): Schnelle Strömungen durch Gebirgseinschnitte.
    In: Promet 32/1/2, pp. 11 - 17.

  • Zängl, G.; Gohm, A. (2006): Small-scale dynamics of the south foehn in the lower Wipp Valley.
    In: Meteorology And Atmospheric Physics 93/1-2, pp. 79 - 95.

Proceedings Article (Abstract)
  • Schnitzhofer, R.; Norman, M.; Dunkl, J.; Wisthaler, A.; Neininger, B.; Gohm, A.; Hansel, A. (2006): Distribution of air pollutants in the Inn Valley atmsphere during high concentration events in winter 2006.
    In: Ernst, W.; Neger, T.: 56. Jahrestagung der Österreichischen Physikalischen Gesellschaft. Book of Abstracts. Eigenverlag., p. 80.



Publications 2005

Contributions to Books / Journals

Journal Article (Original Paper)
  • Gohm, A.; Mayr, G. J. (2005): Numerical and observational case study of a deep Adriatic bora.
    In: Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society 131/608, pp. 1363 - 1392.

  • Gohm, A.; Mayr, G. J. (2005): On the bora breakthrough near a mountain GAP.
    In: Croatian Meteorological Journal 40, pp. 217 - 220.



Publications 2004

Contributions to Books / Journals

Journal Article (Original Paper)
  • Gohm, A.; Mayr, G.J. (2004): Hydraulic aspects of föhn winds in an Alpine valley.
    In: Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society 130, pp. 449 - 480.

  • Gohm, A.; Mayr, G.J.; Zängl, G. (2004): South foehn in the Wipp Valley on 24 October 1999 (MAP IOP 10): Verification of high-resolution numerical simulations with observations.
    In: Monthly Weather Review 132, pp. 78 - 102.

  • Gohm, A.; Zängl, G.; Geier, G. (2004): South foehn in the Wipp Valley - Innsbruck region: Numerical simulations of the 24 October 1999 case (MAP-IOP 10).
    In: Meteorology And Atmospheric Physics 86, pp. 213 - 243.

  • MAYR, GJ.; GOHM, A.; ARMI, L.; ARNOLD, S.; BANTA, RM.; DARBY, LS.; DURRAN, DD.; FLAMANT, C.; GABERSEK, S.; MAYR, R.; MOBBS, S.; NANCE, LB.; VERGEINER, I.; VERGEINER, J.; WHITEMAN, CD. (2004): Gap flow measurements during the Mesoscale Alpine Programme.
    In: Meteorology And Atmospheric Physics 86, pp. 99 - 119.



Publications 2002

Contributions to Books / Journals

Journal Article (Original Paper)
  • GOHM, A.; MAYR, GJ. (2002): Applying Single-Layer Shallow-Water Theory To Gap Flows In The Brenner Pass Region.
    In: MATERIALS RESEARCH SOCIETY SYMPOSIUM PROCEEDINGS, pp. 323 - 325.

  • MAYR, GJ.; VERGEINER, J.; GOHM, A. (2002): An Automobile Platform For The Measurement Of Foehn And Gap Flows.
    In: Journal Of Atmospheric And Oceanic Technology 19, p. 1545.

  • WEISSMANN, M.; BANTA, R.; MAYR, G.; GOHM, A.; NANCE, L. (2002): Temporal Evolution And Structure Of Gap Flow In The Wipp Valley On 2 And 3 October 1999.
    In: MATERIALS RESEARCH SOCIETY SYMPOSIUM PROCEEDINGS, pp. 352 - 353.



Publications 2000

Contributions to Books / Journals

Journal Article (Original Paper)
  • MAYR, GJ.; GOHM, A. (2000): 2d Air-Flow Over A Double Bell-Shaped Mountain.
    In: Meteorology And Atmospheric Physics 72, p. 13.

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