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Linling Chen

Adviser, Research coordinator
  • E-mailLinling.Chen@uib.no
  • Phone+47 55 58 87 80
  • Visitor Address
    Realfagbygget, Allégaten 41
    3B13d - 3114
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7803
    5020 Bergen

Research administration

  • Gather and distribute information of available funding oppotunities and upcoming calls, especially towards EU Framework Programs and  Research Council of Norway's programs for Research and Innovation
  • Advice and assistance for major funding applications 
  • Training (target group: PhD students and early career researchers with interests of funding application)
  • Act as a local contact person at the department for the research administrative networks at MatNat-faculty and the Division of Research and Innovation at UiB
  • Other administrative work (Cristin)

Scientific expertise 

  • Climate change in the Arctic
  • Evolution of the Greenland Ice Sheet 
  • The Northern Hemisphere mid-latitude extreme weather


Proposal writing class at the Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research, Bergen.

Academic article
  • Show author(s) 2021. Winter Arctic Amplification at the synoptic timescale, 1979–2018, its regional variation and response to tropical and extratropical variability. Climate Dynamics.
  • Show author(s) 2019. Eurasian Cooling Patterns in the CMIP5 Climate Models. Izvestiya, Atmospheric and Oceanic Physics. 16 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2019. Effects of the tropospheric large-scale circulation on European winter temperatures during the period of amplified Arctic warming. International Journal of Climatology. 1-21.
  • Show author(s) 2018. The ‘Warm-Arctic/Cold-Continents’ pattern during 1901-2010. International Journal of Climatology. 5245-5254.
  • Show author(s) 2018. Arctic amplification metrics. International Journal of Climatology. 4384-4394.
  • Show author(s) 2017. Quantifying snow albedo radiative forcing and its feedback during 2003-2016. Remote Sensing. 1-15.
  • Show author(s) 2016. Impact of cyclonic and anticyclonic activity on Greenland ice sheet surface mass balance variation during 1980–2013. International Journal of Climatology. 3423-3433.
  • Show author(s) 2014. Commercial Arctic shipping through the Northeast Passage: routes, resources, governance, technology, and infrastructure. Polar Geography. 298-324.
  • Show author(s) 2011. Accumulation over the Greenland Ice Sheet as represented in reanalysis data. Advances in Atmospheric Sciences. 1030-1038.
  • Show author(s) 2009. Greenland Ice Sheet Elevation Change in Winter and Influence of Atmospheric Teleconnection in the Northern Hemisphere. Atmospheric and Oceanic Science Letters. 376-380.
  • Show author(s) 2012. Report of the 4th World Climate Research Programme International Conference on Reanalyses. .
  • Show author(s) 2018. Arctic sea ice (and icebergs) in a changing climate .
  • Show author(s) 2017. Warm Arctic and cold continent pattern during the early 20th century warming period.
  • Show author(s) 2016. Revisiting the drivers of Northern Hemisphere winter surface air temperature variability during 1901-2010.
  • Show author(s) 2016. Investigating connections between local-remote atmospheric variability and Greenland outlet glacier behavior.
  • Show author(s) 2015. Links between Arctic Amplification and mid-latitude weather.
  • Show author(s) 2015. Arktiske endringer og rart vær i Europa.
  • Show author(s) 2008. Elevation change of the Greenland Ice Sheet from the merged ERS-1, ERS-2 and Envisat satellite radar altimetry.
  • Show author(s) 2008. Decadal changes of the Greenland Ice Sheet elevation derived from satellite altimetry.
Academic lecture
  • Show author(s) 2020. Re-assessing extreme sea level events through interplay of tides and storm surges .
  • Show author(s) 2013. Cyclone activities and associated accumulation/temperature changes over the Greenland Ice Sheet.
  • Show author(s) 2012. Accumulation over the Greenland ice sheet as represented in reanalysis data.
  • Show author(s) 2011. Cyclone activities and associated elevation changes of the Greenland Ice Sheet.
  • Show author(s) 2010. Recent Ice-Sheet Decay in the Interior of Greenland.
  • Show author(s) 2010. Accumulation over the Greenland Ice Sheet represented in reanalysis data and related atmospheric circulation.
  • Show author(s) 2009. Greenland Ice Sheet elevation change in winter and atmospheric circulation.
Short communication
  • Show author(s) 2012. Interdisciplinary cooperation on impacts of climate change in the Arctic. EOS.
Doctoral dissertation
  • Show author(s) 2010. Greenland Ice Sheet Surface Elevation Change and Influence of Atmospheric Teleconnections in the Northern Hemisphere.
  • Show author(s) 2016. High-latitude dynamics of atmosphere-ice-ocean interactions. Bulletin of The American Meteorological Society - (BAMS). ES179-ES182.
  • Show author(s) 2019. RISES: Quantifying and understanding rates of ice sheet change.
  • Show author(s) 2015. Re-visiting our understanding of surface temperature response to climate forcing.
  • Show author(s) 2014. What’s the difference between these winters? .
Popular scientific chapter/article
  • Show author(s) 2016. Den tredje polen og klimaendringer i Kina. 63-66.

More information in national current research information system (CRIStin)

PhD in Meterology (Chinese Academy of Sciences)

Post-doctoral research fellow and researcher (The Nansen Center, Bergen)

Since 2019, I work in research administration at the University of Bergen (pre-award application support).