Eduardo Moreno Chamarro

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Climate Prediction. Earth Sciences; 
Plaça Eusebi Güell, 1-3. 08034. Barcelona


2018–Present. Research Scientist. Earth Science Department. Climate Prediction Group. Barcelona. Spain.

2019–Present. Part-time Assistant Lecturer. Physics Department. UPC. Barcelona. Spain.

2016–2018. Postdoctoral Associate. Massachusetts Institute of Technology. John Marshall’s group. Cambridge. USA.


2016. PhD, Max Planck Institute for Meteorology. Hamburg. Germany
2012. MSc, Geophysics and Meteorology, Complutense University. Madrid. Spain
2011. BSc, Physics, Complutense University. Madrid. Spain



Moreno-Chamarro, E., Caron, L.-P., Loosveldt Tomas, S., Vegas-Regidor, J., Gutjahr, O., Moine, M.-P., Putrasahan, D., Roberts, C. D., Roberts, M. J., Senan, R., Terray, L., Tourigny, E., and Vidale, P. L. (2022). Impact of increased resolution on long-standing biases in HighResMIP-PRIMAVERA climate models. Geoscientific Model Development, 15, 269–289.
Kilbourne, H., Wanamaker, A., Moffa-Sanchez, P., Reynolds, D., Amrhein, D., Butler P., Gebbie, G., Goes, M., Jansen, M., Little, C., Mette, M., Moreno-Chamarro, E., Ortega, P., Otto-Bliesner, B., Rossby, T., Scourse, J., and Whitney, N. (2022). Atlantic circulation change still uncertain. Nature Geosciences, pp.1-3.
White, S., Moreno-Chamarro, E., Zanchettin, D., Huhtamaa, H., Degroot, D., Stoffel, M., and Corona, C. (2022). The 1600 Huaynaputina Eruption as Possible Trigger for Persistent Cooling in the North Atlantic Region, Climate of the Past, 18, 739–757.
Pelletier, C., Fichefet, T., Goosse, H., Haubner, K., Helsen, S., Huot, P.-V., Kittel, C., Klein, F., Le clec'h, S., van Lipzig, N. P. M., Marchi, S., Massonnet, F., Mathiot, P., Moravveji, E., Moreno-Chamarro, E., Ortega, P., Pattyn, F., Souverijns, N., Van Achter, G., Vanden Broucke, S., Vanhulle, A., Verfaillie, D., and Zipf, L. (2022). PARASO, a circum-Antarctic fully-coupled ice-sheet-ocean-sea-ice-atmosphere-land model involving f.ETISh1.7, NEMO3.6, LIM3.6, COSMO5.0 and CLM4.5. Geoscientific Model Development, 15, 553–594.
Döscher, R., Acosta, M., Alessandri, A., Anthoni, P., Arneth, A., Arsouze, T., Bergmann, T., Bernadello, R., Bousetta, S., Caron, L.-P., Carver, G., Castrillo, M., Catalano, F., Cvijanovic, I., Davini, P., Dekker, E., Doblas-Reyes, F. J., Docquier, D., Echevarria, P., Fladrich, U., Fuentes-Franco, R., Gröger, M., v. Hardenberg, J., Hieronymus, J., Karami, M. P., Keskinen, J.-P., Koenigk, T., Makkonen, R., Massonnet, F., Ménégoz, M., Miller, P. A., Moreno-Chamarro, E., Nieradzik, L., van Noije, T., Nolan, P., O’Donnell, D., Ollinaho, P., van den Oord, G., Ortega, P., Prims, O. T., Ramos, A., Reerink, T., Rousset, C., Ruprich-Robert, Y., Le Sager, P., Schmith, T., Schrödner, R., Serva, F., Sicardi, V., Sloth Madsen, M., Smith, B., Tian, T., Tourigny, E., Uotila, P., Vancoppenolle, M., Wang, S., Wårlind, D., Willén, U., Wyser, K., Yang, S., Yepes-Arbós, X., and Zhang, Q. (2022). The EC-Earth3 Earth System Model for the Climate Model Intercomparison Project 6. Geoscientific Model Development Discussion, 15, 2973–3020.
Moreno-Chamarro, E., Caron, L. P., Ortega, P., Tomas, S. L., & Roberts, M. J. (2021). Can we trust CMIP5/6 future projections of European winter precipitation?. Environmental Research Letters, 16(5), 054063.

Ruprich-Robert, Y., Moreno-Chamarro, E., Levine, X., Bellucci, A., Cassou, C., Castruccio, F., Davini, P., Gastineau, G., Hermanson, L., Hodson, D., Lohmann1, K., Lopez-Parages, J., Monerie, P-A., Nicolì, D., Qasmi, S., Roberts, C., Sanchez-Gomez, E., Danabasoglu, G., Dunstone, N., Martin-Rey, M., Msadek, R., Robson, J., Smith, D. & Tourigny, E. (2021). Impacts of the Observed Atlantic Multidecadal Variability on Tropical Pacific: a multi-model study. npj Climate and Atmospheric Science, 4, 33.

Pyrina, M., Moreno-Chamarro, E., Wagner, S., & Zorita, E. (2021) Surface and Tropospheric Response of North Atlantic Summer Climate from Paleoclimate Simulations of the Past Millennium. Atmosphere, 12(5):568.

Bilbao, R., Wild, S., Ortega, P., Acosta-Navarro, J, Arsouze, T., Bretonnière, P-A, Caron, L-P., Castrillo, M., Cruz-García, R., Cvijanovic, I., Doblas-Reyes, F. J., Donat, M., Dutra, E., Echevarría, P., An-Chi Ho, A-C., Loosveldt-Tomas, S., Moreno-Chamarro, E., Pérez-Zanon, N., Ramos, A., Ruprich-Robert, Y., Sicardi, V., Tourigny, E. & Vegas-Regidor, J. (2021). Assessment of a full-field initialised decadal climate prediction system with the CMIP6 version of EC-Earth. Earth System Dynamics, 12, 173–196.

Sandu, I., Massonnet, F., van Achter, G., Acosta Navarro, J.C., Arduini, G., Bauer, P., Blockley, E., Bormann, N., Chevallier, M., Day, J., Dahoui, M., Fichefet, T., Flocco, D., Jung, T., Hawkins, E., Stephane, L., Lawrence, H., Kristianssen, J., Moreno-Chamarro, E., Ortega, P., Poan, E., Ponsoni, L., and Randriamampianina, R. The potential of numerical prediction systems to support the design of Arctic observing systems: insights from the APPLICATE and YOPP projects. Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 1–15.

Moreno-Chamarro, E., Ortega P. & Massonnet, F. (2020). Impact of the ice thickness distribution discretization on the sea ice concentration variability in the NEMO3.6-LIM3 global ocean–sea ice model. Geoscientific Model Development, 13, 4773–4787.

Hernandez, A., Martin-Puertas, C., Moffa-Sánchez, P., Moreno-Chamarro, E., Ortega, P., Blockley, S. Cobb, K., Comas-Bru, L., Giralt, S., Goosse, H., Luterbacher, J., Martrat, B., Muscheler, R., Parnell, A., Pla-Rabes, S., Sjolte, J., Scaife, A., Swingedouw, D., Wise, E. & Xu, G. (2020). Modes of climate variability: synthesis and review of proxy-based reconstructions through the Holocene. Earth Science Reviews, p.103286.

Moreno-Chamarro, E., Ferreira, D. & Marshall, J. (2020). Polar phasing and cross-equatorial heat transfer following a simulated abrupt NH warming of a glacial climate. Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology, 35, e2019PA003810.

Roberts, M. J., Jackson, L. C., Roberts, C. D., Meccia, V., Docquier, D., Koenigk, T., Ortega, P., Moreno-Chamarro, E., Bellucci, A., Coward, A., Drijfhout, S., Exarchou, E., Gutjahr, O., Hewitt, H., Iovino, D., Lohmann, K., Schiemann, R., Seddon, J., Terray, L., Xu, X., Zhang, Q., Chang, P., Yeager, S. P., Castruccio, F. S., Zhang, S. & Wu, L. (2020). Sensitivity of the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation to Model Resolution in CMIP6 HighResMIP Simulations and Implications for Future Changes. Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, 12(8), p.e2019MS002014.
Moreno-Chamarro, E., Marshall, J. & Delworth, T. L. (2020). Linking ITCZ migrations to AMOC and North Atlantic/Pacific SST decadal variability. Journal of Climate, 33, 893–905.

Moffa‐Sánchez, P., Moreno‐Chamarro, E., Reynolds, D. J., Ortega, P., Cunningham, L., Swingedouw, D., Amrhein, D.E., Halfar, J., Jonkers, L., Jungclaus, J.H. and Perner, K. (2019). Variability in the northern North Atlantic and Arctic oceans across the last two millennia: A review. Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology, 34: 1399-1436.

Massonnet, F., Barthélemy, A., Worou, K., Fichefet, T., Vancoppenolle, M., Rousset, C., and Moreno-Chamarro, E. (2019) On the discretization of the ice thickness distribution in the NEMO3.6-LIM3 global ocean–sea ice model, Geoscientific Model Development, 12, 3745–3758.
McGee, D., Moreno-Chamarro, E., Marshall, J., & Galbraith, E. D. (2018). Western US lake expansions during Heinrich stadials linked to Pacific Hadley circulation. Science Advances, 4(11)
Thirumalai, K., Quinn, T. M., Okumura, Y., Richey, J. N., Partin, J. W., Poore, R. Z., & Moreno-Chamarro, E. (2018). Pronounced centennial-scale Atlantic Ocean climate variability correlated with Western Hemisphere hydroclimate. Nature Communications, 9(1), 392.
McGee, D., Moreno-Chamarro, E., Green, B., Marshall, J., Galbraith, E., & Bradtmiller, L. (2018). Hemispherically asymmetric trade wind changes as signatures of past ITCZ shifts. Quaternary Science Reviews, 180, 214-228.

Moreno-Chamarro, E., Zanchettin, D., Lohmann, K., Luterbacher, J., & Jungclaus, J. H. (2017). Winter amplification of the European Little Ice Age cooling by the subpolar gyre. Scientific Report, 7, 9981

Moreno-Chamarro, E., Zanchettin, D., Lohmann, K., & Jungclaus, J. H. (2017). An abrupt weakening of the subpolar gyre as trigger of Little Ice Age-type episodes. Climate Dynamics, 48(3), 727–744

Moreno-Chamarro, E., Ortega, P., González-Rouco, P., & Montoya, M. (2017). Assessing reconstruction techniques of the Atlantic Ocean circulation variability during the last millennium. Climate Dynamics, 48(3), 799–819

MorenoChamarro, E., Zanchettin, D., Lohmann, K., & Jungclaus, J. H. (2015). Internally generated decadal cold events in the northern North Atlantic and their possible implications for the demise of the Norse settlements in Greenland. Geophysical Research Letters, 42(3), 908–915

Under Review

Ortega et al. (under review). Improving Arctic weather and climate prediction: priorities for future forecast systems evolution. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society.
Van Achter, G., Fichefet, T., Goosse, H., & Moreno-Chamarro, E. (under review). Influence of fast ice on future ice shelf melting in the Totten Glacier area, East Antarctica, EGUsphere,, 2022.
Non-peer Reviewed Publications
Moreno-Chamarro, E. (2021). Delayed recovery of the tropical rain belt. Nature Climate Change, pp.1-2.
Hernández, A., Martrat, B., Comas-Bru, L., Martin-Puertas, C., Moffa-Sánchez, P., Moreno-Chamarro, E., Ortega, P., and Swingedouw, D. (2019). Climatic modes of variability over the Holocene: Model-data synergies to improve future projections. Workshop Report at Past Global Changes Magazine, 27(2), 89.
Jungclaus, J. H., Moreno-Chamarro, E. & Luterbacher, J (2018). Dynamische Untersuchungen der extrem kalten Winter während der" Kleinen Eiszeit" in Europa. Chapter in Warnsignal Klima: Extremereignisse-wissenschaftliche Fakten. Wissenschaftliche Auswertungen. 259–264
Kilbourne, H., Klockmann M., Moreno-Chamarro E., Ortega P., Romanou A., Srokosz M., Szuts Z., Thirumalai K., Hall I., Heimback P., Oppo D., Schmittner A., and Zhang R. (2017). Connecting paleo and modern oceanographic data to understand AMOC over decades to centuries. A US CLIVAR Workshop Report, Report 2017–3, 26pp.

L. Bush, Ö. Can, E. Chamarro, I. J. Illers, A. Lauss, J. Maxwell, L. Pettit, C. Sheldon, K. Thirumalai. (2013). “Module 3 The ocean in the climate system” in: Dummermuth, A. and Grosfeld, K. (eds.): “Climate change in the marine realm: an nternational summer school in the framework of the European Campus of Excellence”, Berichte zur Polar- und Meeresforschung = Reports on polar and marine research, Bremerhaven, Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research, 662, 75 p. hdl:10013/epic.41554


Teaching Experience

2019–present. Part-time Assistant Lecturer. Architectural Engineering (Mechanics). Polytechnic University of Catalonia (UPC), Barcelona.

2014–2016. Tutor in the “Introduction to Earth System Science and Modelling” course of the International Max Planck Research School on Earth System Modelling.

Advised Students

2019. Guillermo Sanz Arranz, Madrid Complutense University, Master’s Thesis.