Cornelia Schwierz

Dr. Cornelia Schwierz
Teamleiterin, Dozentin
Klimamonitoring
Analyse und Prognose - Klima
MeteoSchweiz
Operation Center 1
CH-8058 Zürich-Flughafen
Switzerland

Mailing Address:
Klimamonitoring
Analyse und Prognose - Klima
MeteoSchweiz
Postfach 257
-8058 Zürich-Flughafen, ZH



Phone: +41 (0) 58 460 92 75
Phone2: +41 (0) 58 460 91 11
Fax: +41 (0) 58 460 90 01
E-mail: cornelia.schwierz(at)meteoschweiz.ch
URL Institution: www.meteoschweiz.admin.ch/home/klima.html


Key Publications of Cornelia Schwierz (up to ten) :
Burgstall A, Casanueva A, Kotlarski S, Schwierz C (2019) Heat Warnings in Switzerland: Reassessing the Choice of the Current Heat Stress Index. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 16, 2684, doi:10.3390/ijerph16152684.

Pfahl S., Schwierz C., Croci-Maspoli, M., Grams C. M. and H. Wernli , 2015: Importance of latent heat release in ascending air streams for atmospheric blocking; Nature Geoscience 8, 610–614 (2015) doi:10.1038/ngeo2487

Schwierz, C., Köllner-Heck, P., Zenklusen Mutter, E., Bresch, D.N., Vidale, P.-L., Wild, M. and C. Schär, 2010: Modelling European winter wind storm losses in current and future climate, Climatic Change, 101 (3-4), pp. 485-514, doi:10.1007/s10584-009-9712-1

Wernli H.; Schwierz, C., Surface Cyclones in the ERA-40 Dataset (1958–2001). Part I: Novel Identification Method and Global Climatology Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 63, pp.2486–2507, 2006

Martius, O.; Zenklusen, E.; Schwierz, C.; Davies, H.C., Episodes of alpine heavy precipitation with an overlying elongated stratospheric intrusion: a climatology International Journal of Climatology, 26, pp.1149-1164, 2006

Schwierz, C.; Croci-Maspoli M.; Davies H.C., Perspicacious indicators of atmospheric blocking Geophysical Research Letters, 31, pp.1-4, 2004




Expertise of Cornelia Schwierz:
Expertise CategorySpecific Expertise
Expert TypeScientific / Fundamental Research
ScopeProcess Studies
Impact of Change
Adaptation Measures to Change
Topic AtmosphereAtmosphere
Meteorology
Climate
Global Warming
Topic HydrospherePrecipitation / Runoff
Topic SocietyPopulation Dynamics / Migration / Urbanisation
Organisations / Institutions
Spatial ScaleSpatial Scale
Global / Hemispheric
Continental
Regional
National / Cultural
Local / Community
Time FramePast
Recent / Today
Future
Statistical FocusExtreme Events
Mean Change / Trends
Variability
MethodsData Analysis
Modeling

Last update: 11/28/19
Source of data: ProClim- Research InfoSystem (1993-2021)

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