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Dr. Monika Korte

Section 2.3: Geomagnetism

Helmholtz Centre Potsdam
GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences

Behlertstraße 3a
Building K 3, room 116
14467 Potsdam
Phone: +49 331 288-1268
Fax: +49 331 288-1235
e-mail: monika.korte(at)gfz-potsdam.de

Publications

About the person

Function and Responsibilities:

Head of Working Group "Geomagnetic long-term variations" 
  • Modelling and investigation of the global field on historical to paleomagnetic time scales
  • Repeat station surveys

Research Interests:

  • Geomagnetism and Paleomagnetism
  • Recent and long term geomagnetic secular variation
  • Global and regional geomagnetic field modeling
  • Geomagnetic ground observations
  • Separation of magnetic field sources

Career:

since 2014    Working Group Leader "Geomagnetic long-term variations" within Section 2.3 of GFZ
2009 – 2014  Working Group Leader “Geomagnetic Observatories” within Section 2.3 of GFZ
2003
– 2014  Scientific Director of Niemegk Geomagnetic Observatory at GFZ Potsdam
2002 – 2003
  Postgraduate Researcher, GFZ Potsdam
2001 – 2002
  Postgraduate Researcher, Scripps Institution of Oceanography,
                      University of California, San Diego
1999 – 2001
  Postgraduate Researcher, GFZ Potsdam
1997 – 1999
  PhD student, GFZ Potsdam
1996 – 1997
  Student research assistent, Geophysical Observatory Fürstenfeldbruck, LMU
                      München.

Education:

1999   Dr. rer. nat., Free University Berlin
1996   Geophysics Diploma, Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich

Projects:

2015    2018    DFG KO 2870/6-1: Separating multi-decadal internal geomagnetic variation and magnetospheric field variations
2013 2016    DFG KO 2870/5-1: Evolution of geomagnetic dipole moment and South Atlantic Anomaly
2011 – 2012 
   BMBF BRA 11/J09: Geomagnetic Observatory in Brazil
2010 – 2013
    DFG KO 2870/4-1: Holocene geomagentic field reconstruction
2008 – 2009    DAAD PPP Kroatia: European geomagnetic secular variation
2005 – 2008    DFG KO 2870/3-1: Wavelet frames
2005 – 2015    Inkaba yeAfrica: Southern African magnetic field change
2004 – 2007    DFG KO 2870/2-1: Decadal and subdecadal secular variation

Research Boards and Committees:

IAGA
since 2015 Vice president 
since 2011 Member of Executive Committee
2007 – 2011   Chair of Division V
2004
– 2005 Member of IAGA Young Scientist Committee
2001 – 2003 Chair of Working Group V-9 (Magnetic Anomalies)

AGU
seit 2009        Associate Editor for Geochem. Geophys. Geosys.
2013 - 2014
    Member of Fleming Medal Committee
2013 
              Member of "Editor-in-Chief Search Committee for Reviews of Geophysics"

Europa
2012 – 2014    Co-Chair EPOS Working Group 9
2003 – 2013   MagNetE (Magnetic Network of Europe) founding committee member

2015 – 2019    Member of Scientific Board of the Bureau Central de Magnétisme (BCMT), France 
                      Terrestre (BMCT)  

Reviewer for J. Geophys. Res., Geophys. J. Internat., Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., Phys. Earth Planet. Inter., and other journals, DFG, NERC, NSF

Awards:

2003   GFZ Potsdam Research Award
2001   Feodor-Lynen-Fellowship by Alexander von Humboldt-Foundation as Postgraduate Researcher
          at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, USCD