Yongqi Gao

Job Position: 
Project Manager/Senior Researcher
+47 452 43 709

Academic Degree:

Doctor in Physical Oceanography, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway, 2002

Research interests

Main research interest is

  • Tracer simulation using OGCMs;
  • Variability of North Atlantic Meridional Overturning;
  • Climate Teleconnection between high and mid-latitudes

Project deputy leader of the following projects

Peer Review Publications and Books

109 total publications.


  1. Yang S, Gao Y, Koenigk T, Keenlyside N, Counillon F. The Climate Model: An ARCPATH Tool to Understand and Predict Climate Change. In: Nordic Perspectives on the Responsible Development of the Arctic: Pathways to Action. 2020.

Other Publications


  1. Langehaug HR, Matei D, Eldevik T, Lohmann K, Gao Y, Årthun M. Ocean advection – a source for predictability in the Nordic Seas (poster). CLIVAR-ICTP Workshop on Decadal Climate Variability and Predictability: Challenge and Opportunity. 2015;
  2. Langehaug HR, Matei D, Eldevik T, Lohmann K, Gao Y. Winter SST predictability in the Nordic Seas (talk). European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2015. 2015;


  1. Zhou TJ, Yu RC, Gao Y, Drange H. Ocean - atmosphere coupled model simulation of North Atlantic interannual variability II:Tropical tele-connection. Acta Meteorologica Sinica (Chinese journal with English abstract). 2006;64:18-64.