Peer-reviewed publications


Naakka, T., T. Nygård, and T, Vihma. Arctic humidity inversions: climatology and processes., submitted to Atm. Chem. Phys.

Palo, T., T. Vihma, J. Jaagus, and E. Jakobson. Observations on temperature inversion over central Arctic sea ice in summer, submitted to Q. J. R. Meteorol. Soc.

Veijola, K., J. Cohen, M. Mäkynen, J. Lemmetyinen, .J. Praks and B. Cheng, X- and Ku-band SAR signatures of snow covered lake ice and sea ice. Submitted to the IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens.

Vihma, T. T. Uttal, V. Walden, C. Cox, S. Starkweather, A. Makshtas, and J. Key. Application of IASOA circumpolar observations in studies of atmospheric transports into and out of the central Arctic, submitted to Arctic.

Zhao, J., B. Cheng, Q. Yang, T. Vihma, and L. Zhang. Observations and modelling of thermodynamics of first-year and second-year land-1 fast sea ice in the Prydz Bay, East Antarctica, submitted to Ann. Glaciol.


Shevnina E., Kurzeneva E., Kovalenko V. and Vihma T. (2017). Assessment of extreme flood events in changing climate for a long-term planning of socio-economic infrastructure in the Russian Arctic, Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, accepted.

Itkin,P., G. Spreen, B. Cheng, M. Doble, F.G. Ardhuin, J. Haapala, N. Hughes, L. Kaleschke, M. Nicolaus and J. Wilkinson, (2017). Thin ice and storms: sea ice deformation from buoy arrays deployed during N-ICE2015, Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, DOI 10.1002/2016JC012403, in press.

Suomi, I., Gryning, S.-E., O’Connor, E., and Vihma, T. (2017). Methodology for obtaining wind gusts using Doppler lidar, Q. J. R. Meteorol. Soc., in press.

Tian, Z., Cheng, B., Zhao, J., Vihma, T., Zhang, W., Li, Z. and Zhang, Z. (2017). Observed and modelled snow and ice thickness in the Arctic Ocean with CHINARE buoy data, Acta Oceanologica Sinica, doi:10.1007/s13131-017-1020-4, in press.

Vihma, T (2017). Weather extremes linked to interaction of the Arctic and mid-latitudes, In: Climate Extremes: Mechanisms and Potential Prediction, Wang, S.-Y., et al. (Eds), AGU Monograph, American Geophysical Union, in press.

Välisuo, I., Zwinger, T. and Kohler, J. (2017): Inverse solution of surface mass balance of Midtre Lovénbreen, Svalbard. J. Glaciol., doi: 10.1017/jog.2017.26, in press.

Zhao J., Q. Yang, B. Cheng, F. Hui, H. Shen, X. Han, L. Zhang and T. Vihma Retrieved Real-time Sea Ice Thickness from SIMBA Thermistor Temperature Profiles in Antarctic, Acta Oceanologica Sinica, in press

Karvonen, J., L. Shi, B. Cheng, M. Similä, M. Mäkynen, and T. Vihma (2017). Bohai Sea ice parameter estimation based on thermodynamic ice model and Earth observation data. Remote Sensing, 9, 234; doi:10.3390/rs9030234.

Nygård, T., P. Tisler, T. Vihma, R. Pirazzini, T. Palo, and R. Kouznetsov (2017). Properties and temporal variability of summertime temperature inversions over Dronning Maud Land, Antarctica, Q. J. R. Meteorol. Soc., 143: 582-595, DOI:10.1002/qj.2951.

Persson, P. O. G, .and T. Vihma (2017). Chapter 6: The atmosphere over sea ice. In: Thomas, D. N. (Ed.): Sea Ice, Third Edition, Wiley-Blackwell: London, p. 160-196.

Shevnina E. and Kourzeneva E. 2017. Thermal regime and components of water balance of lakes in Antarctica at the Fildes peninsula and the Larsemann Hills. Tellus A: Dynamic Meteorology and Oceanography. 69(1). doi:10.1080/16000870.2017.1317202.


Hari, P., T. Petäjä, J. Bäck, V.-M. Kerminen, H. K. Lappalainen, T. Vihma, T. Laurila, Y. Viisanen, T. Vesala, and M. Kulmala (2016). Conceptual design of a measurement network of the global change. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 1017-1028, doi:10.5194/acp-16-1017-2016.

Hole, L. R., Bello, A., Roberts, T., Voss, P., and Vihma, T. (2016), Atmospheric Measurements by Controlled Meteorological Balloons in Coastal Areas of Antarctica, Antarctic Science, doi:10.1017/S0954102016000213.

Lappalainen, H. K., Kerminen, V.-M., Petäjä, T., Kurten, T., Baklanov, A., Shvidenko, A., Bäck, J., Vihma, T., Alekseychik, P., Arnold, S., Arshinov, M., Asmi, E., Belan, B., Bobylev, L., Chalov, S., Cheng, Y., Chubarova, N., de Leeuw, G., Ding, A., Dobrolyubov, S., Dubtsov, S., Dyukarev, E., Elansky, N., Eleftheriadis, K., Esau, I., Filatov, N., Flint, M., Fu, C., Glezer, O., Gliko, A., Heimann, M., Holtslag, A. A. M., Hõrrak, U., Janhunen, J., Juhola, S., Järvi, L., Järvinen, H., Kanukhina, A., Konstantinov, P., Kotlyakov, V., Kieloaho, A.-J., Komarov, A. S., Kujansuu, J., Kukkonen, I., Kyrö, E., Laaksonen, A., Laurila, T., Lihavainen, H., Lisitzin, A., Mahura, A., Makshtas, A., Mareev, E., Mazon, S., Matishov, D., Melnikov, V., Mikhailov, E., Moisseev, D., Nigmatulin, R., Noe, S. M., Ojala, A., Pihlatie, M., Popovicheva, O., Pumpanen, J., Regerand, T., Repina, I., Shcherbinin, A., Shevchenko, V., Sipilä, M., Skorokhod, A., Spracklen, D. V., Su, H., Subetto, D. A., Sun, J., Terzhevik, A. Y., Timofeyev, Y., Troitskaya, Y., Tynkkynen, V.-P., Kharuk, V. I., Zaytseva, N., Zhang, J., Viisanen, Y., Vesala, T., Hari, P., Hansson, H. C., Matvienko, G. G., Kasimov, N. S., Guo, H., Bondur, V., Zilitinkevich, S., and Kulmala, M. (2016). Pan-Eurasian Experiment (PEEX): Towards holistic understanding of the feedbacks and interactions in the land-atmosphere-ocean-society continuum in the Northern Eurasian region, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 14421-14461,

Lu, P., M. Leppäranta, B. Cheng, and Z. Li (2016), Influence of melt-pond depth and ice thickness on Arctic sea-ice albedo and light transmittance, Cold Reg. Sci. and Tech., Vol. 124 1-10, doi:10.1016/j.coldregions.2015.12.010

Nygård, T., T. Vihma, G. Birnbaum, J. Hartmann, J. C. King, T. Lachlan-Cope, R. Ladkin, C. Lüpkes, and A. Weiss (2016). Validation of eight atmospheric reanalyses in the Antarctic Peninsula region. Quart. J. Roy. Meteorol. Soc., 142: 684-692, January 2016 B DOI:10.1002/qj.2691.

Overland, J. E., K. Dethloff, J. A. Francis, R. J. Hall, E. Hanna, S.-J. Kim, J. A. Screen, T. G. Shepherd, and T. Vihma (2016), The Melting Arctic and Midlatitude Weather Patterns: Forced Chaos and a Way Forward. Nature Climate Change, DOI: 10.1038/NCLIMATE3121

Pezza, A., K. Sandler, P. Uotila, T. Vihma, M. Mesquita, and P. Reid (2016). Southern Hemisphere polar mesocyclones and explosive cyclones in high-resolution datasets. Clim. Dyn., DOI 10.1007/s00382-015-2925-2.

Savoskul O. and Shevnina E. (2016), Irrigated Crop Production in the Syr Darya Basin: Climate Change Rehearsal in the 1990s, Invited contribution to the book Climate Change and Agricultural Water Management in Developing Countries (Edited by C. T. Hoanh, R. Johnston and V. Smakhtin), CABI, p. 176-192

Spengler, T., I. Renfrew, A. Terpstra, M. Tjernström, J. Screen, I. Brooks, A. Carleton, D. Chechin, L. Chen, J. Doyle, I. Esau, P. Hezel, T. Jung, T. Kohyama, C. Lüpkes, K. McCusker, T. Nygård, D. Sergeev, M. Shupe, H. Sodemann, and T. Vihma (2016). High Latitude Dynamics of Atmosphere-Ice-Ocean Interactions. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc. doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-15-00302.1.

Sterk, H. A. M., G. J. Steeneveld, A. A. M. Holtslag, F. Bosveld, B. J. H. van de Wiel, T. Vihma, and P. Anderson (2016). Clear-sky stable boundary layers with low winds over snow-covered surfaces. Part 2: Process sensitivity. Q. J. R. Meteorol. Soc., 142: 821-835, DOI:10.1002/qj.2684.

Suomi, I., C. Lüpkes, J. Hartmann, T. Vihma, S.-E. Gryning, and C. Fortelius (2016). Gust factor based on research aircraft measurements: an application of the methodology to the Arctic marine boundary layer. Q. J. R. Meteorol. Soc., 142, 2985-3000, doi:10.1002/qj.2880.

Uttal, T., S. Starkweather, J. Drummond, T. Vihma, C. J. Cox, E. Dlugokencky, J. Ogren, B. McArthur, L. Schmeisser, V. Walden, T. Laurila, L. Darby, A. P. Makshtas, J. Intrieri, J. Burkhart, T. Haiden, B. Goodison, M. Maturilli, M. Shupe, G. de Boer, R. Stone, A. Saha, A. Grachev, L. Bruhwiler, O. Persson, G. Lesins, S. Crepinsek, C. Long, S. Sharma, A. Massling, D. D. Turner, D. Stanitski, E. Asmi, M. Aurela, H. Skov, K. Eleftheriadis, A. Virkkula, A. Platt, E. Forland, J. Verlinde, I. Yoshihiroo, I. E. Nielsen, M. Bergin, L. Candlish, N. Zimov, S. Zimov, N. O'Neil, P. Fogal, R. Kivi, E. Konopleva, V. Kustov, B.Vasel, Y. Viisanen, and V. Ivakhov (2016). International Arctic Systems for Observing the Atmosphere (IASOA): An International Polar Year Legacy Consortium. Bull. Am. Meteorol. Soc., 1033-1056, DOI:10.1175/BAMS-D-14-00145.1.

Vihma, T., J. Screen, M. Tjernström, B. Newton, X. Zhang, V. Popova, C. Deser, M. Holland, and T. Prowse (2016), The atmospheric role in the Arctic water cycle: A review on processes, past and future changes, and their impacts, J. Geophys. Res. Biogeosci., 121, doi:10.1002/2015JG003132.

Wei, L. Deng, X, Cheng, B., Vihma, T., Hannula, H.-R., Qin, T., and Pulliainen. J. (2016). The impact of meteorological conditions on snow and ice thickness in an Arctic lake. Tellus A, 68, 31590,

Zeng, T., Shi, L., Måkynen, M., Cheng, B., Zou, J. and Zhang Z. 2016. Sea ice thickness analyses for the Bohai Sea using MODIS thermal infrared imagery, Acta Oceanologica Sinica, 35(7): 96-104, doi: 10.1007/s13131-016-0908-8.


Boisvert, L. N., D. L. Wu, T. Vihma, and J. Susskind (2015), Verification of air/surface humidity differences from AIRS and ERA-Interim in support of turbulent flux estimation in the Arctic, J. Geophys. Res., Atmos., 120, doi:10.1002/2014JD021666

Gascard, J.-C., T. Vihma, and R. Döscher (2015), General introduction to the DAMOCLES, special issue, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 5377-5379, doi:10.5194/acp-15-5377-2015

Jonassen, M. O., P. Tisler, B. Altstädter, A. Scholtz, T. Vihma, A. Lampert, G. König-Langlo, C. Lüpkes (2015), Application of remotely piloted aircraft systems in observing the atmospheric boundary layer over Antarctic sea ice in winter, Polar Res., 34, 2565

Mazon, J., S. Niemelä, D. Pino, H. Savijärvi, and T. Vihma (2015), Snow bands over the Gulf of Finland in wintertime, Tellus A 2015, 67, 25102

Nicolaus M., Wang C. X., Gerland S., et al. (2015), Advancing the understanding of variations of Arctic sea ice optical and thermal behaviors through an international research and mobility project, Adv. Polar Sci., 26: 179-187, doi: 10.13679/j.advps.2015.2.00179

Nygård, T., Vihma, T., Birnbaum, G., Hartmann, J., King, J., Lachlan-Cope, T., Ladkin, R., Lüpkes, C. and Weiss A. (2015), Validation of eight atmospheric reanalyses in the Antarctic Peninsula region, Q. J. R. Meteorol. Soc., doi:10.1002/qj.2691

Overland, J., J. Francis, R. Hall, E. Hanna, S. Kim, and T. Vihma (2015), The Melting Arctic and Mid-latitude Weather Patterns: Are They Connected?, J. Climate, published online

Prowse, T., A. Bring, J. M. Karlsson, E. Carmack, M. Holland, A. Instanes, T. Vihma, and F. J. Wrona (2015), Arctic freshwater synthesis: summary of key emerging issues, J. Geophys. Res., 120, doi:10.1002/2015JG003128

Pirazzini, R., P. Räisänen, T. Vihma, M. Johansson, and E.-M. Tastula (2015). Measurements and modelling of snow particle size and shortwave infrared albedo over a melting Antarctic ice sheet, The Cryosphere, 9, 2357–2381, doi:10.5194/tc-9-2357-2015.

Schäfer, M., M. Möller, T. Zwinger and J. Moore (2015). Dynamic modelling of future glacier changes: mass balance-elevation feedback in future projections of Vestfonna ice cap, Nordaustlandet/Svalbard, J. Glaciol., 62, 230, 1121-1136(16), doi:10.3189/2015JoG14J184

Stanislawska, K., K. Krawiec, and T. Vihma (2015), Genetic programming for estimation of heat flux between the atmosphere and sea ice in Polar regions, GECCO '15 Proceedings of the 2015 Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference, p. 1279-1286, doi:10.1145/2739480.2754675

Sterk, H. A. M., G. J. Steeneveld, T. Vihma, P. S. Anderson, F. C. Bosveld, and A. A. M. Holtslag (2015), Modelling stable boundary layers with low winds over snow Part I: A WRF model evaluation, Q. J. R. Meteorol. Soc, published online, DOI:10.1002/qj.2513

Suomi, I., S.-E. Gryning, R. Floors, T. Vihma, and C. Fortelius (2015). On the vertical structure of wind gusts. Q. J. R. Meteorol. Soc. 141: 1658–1670, DOI:10.1002/qj.2468.

Tastula, E.-M., B. Galperin, J. Dudhia, M. A. LeMone, S. Sukoriansky, and T. Vihma (2015), Methodical assessment of the differences between the QNSE and MYJ PBL schemes for stable conditions. Q. J. R. Meteorol. Soc., DOI:10.1002/qj.2503

Tuononen, M., Sinclair, V, and Vihma, T. (2015), A climatology of low-level jets in the mid-latitudes and polar regions of the Northern Hemisphere, Atmospheric Science Letters, 16, 492-499, doi: 10.1002/asl.587

Uotila, P., T. Vihma, and J. Haapala (2015), Atmospheric and oceanic conditions and the extremely low Bothnian Bay sea ice extent in 2014/2015, Geophys. Res. Lett., 42, doi:10.1002/2015GL064901

Wang, C., B. Cheng, K. Wang, S. Gerland, and O. Pavlova (2015), Modelling snow ice and superimposed ice on landfast sea ice in Kongsfjorden, Svalbard, Polar Research 2015, 34, 20828

Yang Y, Leppäranta M., Li Z J, et al. (2015), Model simulations of the annual cycle of the landfast ice thickness in the East Siberian Sea, Adv Polar Sci, 2015, 26: 168-178, doi: 10.13679/j.advps.2015.2.00168

Yang, Y., L. Zhijun, M. Leppäranta, B. Cheng, L. Shi, and R. Lei (2015), Modelling the thickness of landfast sea ice in Prydz Bay, East Antarctica, Antarctic Science, p. 1-12, doi:10.1017/S0954102015000449

Zhanga, Z., T. Vihma, A. Stössel, and P. Uotila (2015), The role of wind forcing from operational analyses for the model representation of Antarctic coastal sea ice, Ocean Modelling, Vol. 24, Pages 95-111, doi:10.1016/j.ocemod.2015.07.019


Åström, J.A., D. Vallot, M. Schäfer, E. Z. Welty, S. O'Neel, T.C. Bartholomaus, Y. Liu, T.I. Riikilä, J. Timonen, T. Zwinger and J. C. Moore (2014), Termini of calving glaciers as self-organised critical systems, Nature Geoscience, available online at

Cheng, B., T. Vihma, L. Rontu, A. Kontu, H. K. Pour, C. Duguay, and J. Pulliainen (2014), Evolution of snow and ice temperature, thickness and energy balance in Lake Orajärvi, northern Finland, Tellus A 2014, 66, 21564

Döscher, R., T. Vihma, and E. Maksimovich, Recent Advances in understanding the Arctic Climate System State and Change from a Sea Ice Perspective: a Review, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 13571-13600, doi:10.5194/acp-14-13571-2014

Jacobs, S. J., T. Vihma, and A. B. Pezza (2014), Heat stress during the Black Saturday event in Melbourne, Australia, Int. J. Biometeorol., DOI 10.1007/s00484-014-0889-2

Kral, S., A. Sjöblom, and T. Nygård (2014), Observations of summer turbulent surface fluxes in a High Arctic fjord, Q. J. R. Meteorol. Soc. 140: 666-675, January 2014 B DOI:10.1002/qj.2167

Lappalainen, H. K., T. Petäjä, J. Kujansuu, V-M- Kerminen, A Shvidenko, J. Bäck, T. Vesala, T. Vihma, G. de Leeuw, A Lauri, T. Ruuskanen, V. B. Lapshin, N. Zaitseva, O. Glezer, M. Arshinov, D. V. Spracklen, S. R. Arnold, S. Juhola, H. Lihavainen, Y. Viisanen, N. Chubarova, S. Chalov, N. Filatov, A. Skorokhod, N. Elansky, E. Dyukarev, I. Esau, P. Hari, V. Kotlyakov, N. Kasimov, V. Bondur, G. Matvienko, A. Baklanov, E. Mareev, Y. Troitskaya, A. Ding, H. Guo, S. Zilitinkevich, and M. Kulmala (2014), Pan Eurasian experiment (PEEX) - a research initiative meeting the grand challenges of the changing environment of the northern Pan-Eurasian Arctic-boreal areas, Geography, Environment, Sustainability, 7, 13-48

Leppäranta, M., T. Vihma, and H. Wu (2014), Foreward for the special issue “The Rapid Change of Arctic Sea Ice and its Possible Effects on High- and Mid-Latitude Weather and Climate”. , Adv. Polar Sci. 25, 4

Lei, R., N. Li, P. Heil, B. Cheng, Z. Zhang, and B. Sun (2014), Multiyear sea-ice thermal regimes and oceanic heat flux derived from an ice mass balance buoy in the Arctic Ocean, J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 119, doi:10.1002/2012JC008731

Nygård, T., T. Valkonen, and T. Vihma (2014), Characteristics of Arctic low-tropospheric humidity inversions based on radio soundings, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 1959-1971, 2014, doi:10.5194/acp-14-1959-2014

Schäfer, M., Gillet-Chaulet, F., Gladstone, R., Pettersson, R., Pohjola, V. A., Strozzi, T. and T. Zwinger (2014), Assessment of heat sources on the control of fast flow of Vestfonna ice cap, Svalbard, The Cryosphere, 8, 1951-1973, doi:10.5194/tc-8-1951-2014

Shi, L., Lu, P., Cheng, B., Karvonen. J., Wang. Q., Li Z. and Han H. 2014 Validation of Arctic sea ice concentration retrieval based on HY-2 scanning radiometer data using field observations during CHINARE-2012 and other satellite instruments. Acta Oceanologica Sinica, 34(3): 42–50, doi: 10.1007/s13131-015-0632-9

Suomi, I., S.-E. Gryning, R. Floors, T. Vihma, and C. Fortelius (2014), On the vertical structure of wind gusts, Q. J. R. Meteorol. Soc., published online, Q. J. R. Meteorol. Soc. doi:10.1002/qj.2468

Tetzlaff, A., C. Lüpkes, G. Birnbaum, J. Hartmann, T. Nygård, and T. Vihma (2014), Brief Communication: Trends in sea ice extent north of Svalbard and its impact on cold air outbreaks as observed in spring 2013., The Cryosphere, 8, 1757-1763, doi:10.5194/tc-8-1757-2014

Uotila, P., P. R. Holland, T. Vihma, S. J. Marsland, and N. Kimura, Is realistic Antarctic sea ice extent in climate models the result of excessive ice drift?, Ocean Modelling 79 (2014) 33-42

Uotila, P., A. Karpechko, and T. Vihma, Links between the Arctic sea ice and climate extremes in China: An alternative view, Adv. Polar Sci., 25(4), 222-233, doi:10.13679/j.advps.2014.4.00222.

Vihma, T. (2014), Effects of Arctic Sea Ice Decline on Weather and Climate, Geophys., 35, 1175-1214, DOI 10.1007/s10712-014-9284-0

Vihma, T., B. Cheng, P. Uotila, Wei, L., and Qin, T., Linkages between Arctic sea ice cover, large-scale atmospheric circulation, and weather and ice conditions in the Gulf of Bothnia, Baltic Sea, Adv. Polar Sci. 25, 4,289-299, doi: 10.13679/j.advps.2014.4.00289

Vihma, T., R. Pirazzini, I. Fer, I. A. Renfrew, J. Sedlar, M. Tjernström, C. Lüpkes, T. Nygård, D. Notz, J. Weiss, D. Marsan, B. Cheng, G. Birnbaum, S. Gerland, D. Chechin, and J. C. Gascard (2014), Advances in understanding and parameterization of small-scale physical processes in the marine Arctic climate system: a review, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 9403-9450, doi:10.5194/acp-14-9403-2014

Vihma, T., R. Pirazzini, I. Fer, I. A. Renfrew, J. Sedlar, M. Tjernström, C. Lüpkes, T. Nygård, D. Notz, J. Weiss, D. Marsan, B. Cheng, G. Birnbaum, S. Gerland, D. Chechin, and J. C. Gascard (2014),Corrigendum to “Advances in understanding and parameterization of small-scale physical processes in the marine Arctic climate system: a review”, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 9923–9923, 2014, doi:10.5194/acp-14-9923-2014

Välisuo, I., T. Vihma, and J.C. King (2014), Surface energy budget on Larsen and Wilkins ice shelves in the Antarctic Peninsula: results based on reanalyses in 1989-2010, The Cryosphere, 8, 1519-1538, doi:10.5194/tc-8-1519-2014

Zwinger, T., M. Schäfer, C. Martín, and J. C. Moore (2014), Influence of anisotropy on velocity and age distribution at Scharffenbergbotnen blue ice area, The Cryosphere, 8, 607-621, 2014, doi:10.5194/tc-8-607-2014

The group was formed in 1.1.2014; below are previous publications by the group members at the Finnish Meteorological Institute. A personal list of publications including publications with no affiliation to the Finnish Meteorological Institute can be found under the personal page of each scientist.


Cheng, B., Mäkynen, M., Similä, M., Rontu L., and Vihma, T. (2013), Modelling snow and ice thickness in the coastal Kara Sea, Russian Arctic, Ann. Glaciol., 54(62), 105-113, doi:10.3189/2013AoG62A180

Chung, C. E., H. Cha, T. Vihma, P. Räisänen, and D. Decremer (2013), On the possibilities to use atmospheric reanalyses to evaluate the warming structure in the Arctic, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 11209-11219, doi:10.5194/acp-13-11209-2013

Boisvert, L., T. Markus, and T. Vihma (2013), Moisture flux changes and trends for the entire Arctic in 2003-2011 derived from EOS Aqua data, J. Geophys. Res., Published Online : 24 Oct 2013, doi:10.1002/jgrc.20414

Jacobs, S., A. B. Pezza, V. Barras, J. Bye, and T. Vihma (2013), An analysis of the meteorological variables leading to apparent temperature in Australia: present climate, trends, and global warming simulations, Global and Planetary Change, 107, 145-156,

Jakobson, L., T. Vihma, E. Jakobson, T. Palo, A. Männik, and J. Jaagus (2013), Low-level jet characteristics over the Arctic Ocean in spring and summer, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 11089-11099, doi:10.5194/acp-13-11089-2013.

Kouznetsov, R., P. Tisler, T. Palo, and T. Vihma (2013), An evidence of very shallow summertime katabatic flows in Dronning Maud Land, Antarctica, J. Appl. Meteorol. Climatol., 52, 164-168,

Kral, S. T., Sjöblom, A. and Nygård, T. (2013), Observations of summer turbulent surface fluxes in a High Arctic fjord, Q. J. R. Meteorol. Soc., doi:10.1002/qj.2167

Nygård, T., T. Valkonen, and T. Vihma (2013), Antarctic Low-Tropospheric Humidity Inversions: 10-year Climatology, J. Climate, 26, 5205-5219, doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-12-00446.1

Schreier S., Suomi I., Bröde P., Formayer H., Rieder H., Nadeem I., Jendritzky G., Batchvarova E., and Weihs P. (2013), The uncertainty of UTCI due to uncertainties in the determination of radiation fluxes derived from numerical weather prediction and regional climate model simulations, Int. J. Biomet. 57(2), 207-223, doi:10.1007/s00484-012-0525-y

Suomi, I., T. Vihma, S.-E. Gryning, and C. Fortelius (2013), Wind gust parameterizations at heights relevant for wind energy - a study based on mast observations, Quart. J. Roy. Meteorol. Soc., 138, doi:10.1002/qj.2039

Tammelin, B., Vihma, T., Atlaskin, E., Badger, J., Fortelius, C., Gregow, H., Horttanainen, M., Hyvönen, R., Kilpinen, J., Latikka, J., Ljungberg, K., Mortensen, N. G., Niemelä, S., Ruosteenoja, K., Salonen, K., Suomi, I., and Venäläinen, A. (2013), Production of the Finnish Wind Atlas, Wind Energy, 16, 19-35, doi:10.1002/we.517

Tastula, E.-M., T. Vihma, E. L. Andreas, and B. Galperin (2013), Validation of the diurnal cycles in atmospheric reanalyses over Antarctic sea ice, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 118, 4194-4204, doi:10.1002/jgrd.50336

Tetzlaff, A., Kaleschke, L., Lüpkes, C., Ament, F., and Vihma, T. (2013), The impact of heterogeneous surface temperatures on the 2-m air temperature over the Arctic Ocean under clear skies in spring, The Cryosphere, 7, 153-166, doi:10.5194/tc-7-153-2013

Tian, T., F. Boberg, O.B. Christensen, J.H. Christensen, J. She, and T. Vihma (2013), Resolved complex coastlines and landsea contrasts in a high-resolution regional climate model: a comparative study using prescribed and modelled SSTs, Tellus A 2013, 65, 19951

Uotila, P., T. Vihma, and M. Tsukernik (2013), Close interactions between the Antarctic cyclone budget and large-scale atmospheric circulation, Geophys. Res. Lett., 40, 3237-3241, doi:10.1002/grl.50560

Valkonen, T., T. Vihma, M. Johansson, and J. Launiainen (2013), Atmosphere - sea ice interaction in early summer in the Antarctic: evaluation and challenges of a regional atmospheric model, Q. J. R. Meteorol. Soc., published online, doi:10.1002/qj.2237

Vihma, T., R. Pirazzini, I. A. Renfrew, J. Sedlar, M. Tjernström, T. Nygård, I. Fer, C. Lüpkes, D. Notz, J. Weiss, D. Marsan, B. Cheng, G. Birnbaum, S. Gerland, D. Chechin, and J. C. Gascard, Advances in understanding and parameterization of small-scale physical processes in the marine Arctic climate system: a review, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 13, 32703-32816, doi:10.5194/acpd-13-32703-2013

Wood CR., Järvi L., Kouznetsov R., Nordbo A., Drebs A., Vihma T., Hirsikko A., Suomi I., Fortelius C., O'Connor E., Moiseev D., Haapanala S., Moilanen J., Kangas M., Karppinen A., Joffre S., Vesala T., and Kukkonen J. (2013), An overview of the urban boundary layer atmosphere network in Helsinki, Bull. Am. Meteorol. Soc., doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-12-00146.1


Atlaskin E, Vihma T. (2013), Evaluation of NWP results for wintertime nocturnal boundary-layer temperatures over Europe and Finland, Q. J. R. Meteorol. Soc., doi:10.1002/qj.1885

Boisvert, L. N., T. Markus, C. L. Parkinson, and T. Vihma (2012), Moisture fluxes derived from EOS aqua satellite data for the North Water Polynya over 2003-2009, J. Geophys. Res., 117, D06119, doi:10.1029/2011JD016949

Jakobson, E., T. Vihma, T. Palo, L. Jakobson, H. Keernik, and J. Jaagus (2013), Validation of atmospheric reanalyzes over the central Arctic Ocean, Geophys. Res. Lett. 39, L10802, doi:10.1029/2012GL051591

Karvonen, J., Cheng, B., Vihma, T., Arkett, M., and Carrieres, T. (2012), A method for sea ice thickness and concentration analysis based on SAR data and a thermodynamic model, The Cryosphere, 6, 1507-1526, doi:10.5194/tc-6-1507-2012

Kilpeläinen, T., T. Vihma, M. Manninen, A. Sjöblom, E. Jakobson, T. Palo and M. Maturilli (2012), Modelling the vertical structure of the atmospheric boundary layer over Arctic fjords in Svalbard, Quart. J. Roy. Meteorol. Soc., doi:10.1002/qj.1914

Lüpkes, C., T. Vihma, G. Birnbaum, S. Dierer, T. Garbrecht, V.M. Gryanik, M. Gryschka, J. Hartmann, G. Heinemann, L. Kaleschke, S. Raasch, H. Savijärvi, K.H. Schlünzen, and U. Wacker (2012), Mesoscale modelling of the Arctic atmospheric boundary layer and its interaction with sea ice, in: Lemke, P. and Jacobi, H.-W (Eds.): Arctic Climate Change - The ACSYS Decade and Beyond, Atmospheric and Oceanographic Sciences Library, vol. 43, doi:10.1007/978-94-007-2027-5

Maksimovich, E., and T. Vihma (2012), The effect of surface heat fluxes on interannual variability in the spring onset of snow melt in the central Arctic Ocean, J. Geophys. Res., 117, C07012, doi:10.1029/2011JC007220

Tastula, E.-M, T. Vihma, and E. L. Andreas (2012), Modeling of the Atmospheric Boundary Layer over Antarctic Sea Ice in Autumn and Winter, Mon. Wea. Rev., 140, 3919-3935

Vihma, T., P. Tisler, and P. Uotila (2012), Atmospheric forcing on the drift of Arctic sea ice in 1989-2009, Geophys. Res. Lett., 39, L02501, doi:10.1029/2011GL050118


Kilpeläinen, T., T. Vihma, and H. Olafsson (2011), Modelling of spatial variability and topographic effects over Arctic fjords in Svalbard, Tellus, 63A, 223-237, doi:10.1111/j.1600-

Mäkiranta, E., T. Vihma, A. Sjöblom, and E.-M. Tastula (2011), Observations and modelling of the atmospheric boundary layer over sea ice in a Svalbard fjord, Boundary-Layer Meteorol., 140, 105-123, doi:10.1007/s10546-011-9609-1

Tastula, E.-M., and T. Vihma (2011), WRF model experiments on the Antarctic atmosphere in winter, Mon. Wea. Rev., 139, 1279-1291, doi:10.1175/2010MWR3478.1

Uotila, P., T. Vihma, A. B. Pezza, I. Simmonds, K. Keay, and A. H. Lynch (2011), Relationships between Antarctic cyclones and surface conditions as derived from high-resolution numerical weather prediction data, J. Geophys. Res., 116, D07109, doi:10.1029/2010JD015358

Stössel, A., Z. Zhang, and T. Vihma (2011), The effect of alternative real-time wind forcing on Southern Ocean sea ice simulations, J. Geophys. Res., 116, C11021, doi:10.1029/2011JC007328

Vihma, T. (2011), Atmosphere-snow/ice interactions, in: V.P. Singh, P. Singh, U.K. Haritashya (Eds.): Encyclopedia of snow, ice and glaciers, Springer, Dortrecht, The Netherlands, p. 66-75

Vihma, T., T. Kilpeläinen, M. Manninen, A. Sjöblom, E. Jakobson, T. Palo, J. Jaagus, and M. Maturilli (2011), Characteristics of temperature and humidity inversions and low-level jets over Svalbard fjords in spring, Advances in Meteorology, Volume 2011, Article ID 486807, 14 p., doi:10.1155/2011/486807

Vihma, T., O.-P. Mattila, R. Pirazzini, and M. M. Johansson (2011), Spatial and temporal variability in summer snow pack in Dronning Maud Land, Antarctica, The Cryosphere., 5, 187-201, doi:10.5194/tc-5-187-2011

Vihma, T., E. Tuovinen, and H. Savijärvi (2011), Interaction of katabatic winds and near-surface temperatures in the Antarctic, J. Geophys. Res., 116, D21119, doi:10.1029/2010JD014917


Jakobson, E. and T. Vihma (2010), Atmospheric moisture budget over the Arctic on the basis of the ERA-40 reanalysis, Int. J. Climatol., 30: 2175-2194, doi:10.1002/joc.2039

Lüpkes, C., T. Vihma, E. Jakobson, G. König-Langlo, and A. Tetzlaff (2010), Meteorological observations from ship cruises during summer to the central Arctic: A comparison with reanalysis data, Geophys. Res. Lett., 37, L09810, doi:10.1029/2010GL042724

Riihelä. A., Laine, V., Manninen, T., Palo, T., and Vihma, T. (2010), Validation of the Climate-SAF surface broadband albedo product: comparisons with in situ observations over Greenland and the ice-covered Arctic Ocean, Remote Sensing of Environment, 114, 2779-2790

Valkonen, T., T. Vihma, S. Kirkwood, and M. M. Johansson (2010), Fine-scale model simulation of gravity waves generated by Basen nunatak in Antarctica, Tellus, 62A, 319-332

Vihma, T. (2010), Effects of weather on the performance of marathon runners, Int. J. Biometeorol., 54:297-306, doi:10.1007/s00484-009-0280-x


Pirazzini, R. (2009), Challenges in snow and ice albedo parameterizations, Geophysica, 45(1–2), 41–62

Vihma, T. and J. Haapala (2009), Geophysics of sea ice in the Baltic Sea - a review, Progress in Oceanography, 80, 129-148, doi:10.1016/j.pocean.2009.02.002

Vihma, T. and J. Haapala (2009), Erratum to “Geophysics of sea ice in the Baltic Sea – a review”, Progress in Oceanography, 82, 224, doi:10.1016/j.pocean.2009.06.001

Vihma, T., M. M. Johansson, and J. Launiainen (2009), Radiative and turbulent surface heat fluxes over sea ice in the western Weddell Sea in early summer, J. Geophys. Res., 114, C04019, doi:10.1029/2008JC004995

Vihma, T., J. Launiainen, and R. Pirazzini (2009), 20-years of Finnish research on boundary-layer meteorology and air-ice-sea interaction in the Antarctic, Geophysica, 45(1-2), 7-26/i>


Cheng, B., T. Vihma, Z. Zhang, Z. Li, and H. Wu (2008), Snow and sea ice thermodynamics in the Arctic: Model validation and sensitivity study against SHEBA data, Chinese J. Polar Sci., 19, 108-122

Cheng, B., Z. Zhang, T. Vihma, M. Johansson, L. Bian, Z. Li and H. Wu (2008), Model experiments on snow and ice thermodynamics in the Arctic Ocean with CHINARE2003 data, J. Geophys. Res., 113, C09020, doi:10.1029/2007JC004654

Heino, R., H. Tuomenvirta, V. S. Vuglinsky, B. G. Gustafsson, H. Alexandersson, L. Bärring, A. Briede, J. Cappelen, D. Chen, M. Falarz, E. Førland, J. Haapala, J. Jaagus, L. Kitaev, A. Kont, E. Kuusisto, G. Lindström, H. E. M. Meier, M. Mietus, A. Moberg, K. Myrberg, T. Niedzwiedz, Ø. Nordli, A. Omstedt, K. Orviku, Z. Pruszak, E. Rimkus, V. Russak, C. Schrum, Ü. Suursaar, T. Vihma, R. Weisse, and J. Wibig (2008), Past and current climate change. in: BACC Author Team: Assessment of Climate Change for the Baltic Sea Basin, Springer Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg, p. 35-131

Lüpkes, C., T. Vihma, G. Birnbaum, and U. Wacker (2008), Influence of leads in sea ice on the temperature of the atmospheric boundary layer during polar night, Geophys. Res. Lett., 35, L03805, doi:10.1029/2007GL032461

Pirazzini, R. and Räisänen, P. (2008), A method to account for surface albedo heterogeneity in single-column 17 radiative transfer calculations under overcast conditions, J. Geophys. Res., 113, 18, doi:10.1029/2008jd009815

Stössel, A., W.-G. Cheon, and T. Vihma (2008), Interactive momentum flux forcing over sea ice in a global ocean GCM, J. Geophys. Res, 113, C05010, doi:10.1029/2007JC004173

Tietäväinen, H. and T. Vihma (2008), Atmospheric moisture budget over Antarctica and Southern Ocean on the basis of ERA-40 reanalysis, Int. J. Climatol., 28, 1977-1995, doi:10.1002/joc.1684

Tisler, P., T. Vihma, G. Müller, and B. Brümmer (2008), Modelling of warm-air advection over Arctic sea ice, Tellus, 60A, 775-788

Valkonen, T., T. Vihma, and M. Doble (2008), Mesoscale modelling of the atmospheric boundary layer over the Antarctic sea ice: a late autumn case study, Mon. Wea. Rev., 136, 1457-1474

Vihma, T., J. Jaagus, E. Jakobson, and T. Palo (2008), Meteorological conditions in the Arctic Ocean in spring and summer 2007 as recorded on the drifting ice station Tara, Gephys. Res. Lett., 35, L18706, doi:10.1029/2008GL034681