Dr. Adrien Napoly

Career progression

  • 2017 : 6 months guest researcher at the Chair of Climatology (Post-doc)
  • 2013-2016 : PhD student at CNRM (French National center of meteorological research), Toulouse, FRANCE. New parametrizations for vegetation in the Soil Biosphere Atmosphere Interactions (ISBA) model, supervisor: Aaron Boone & Eric Martin.
  • 2013 : Internship in urban modeling at CEA (Atomic Energy Com-mission) and EDF (Electricity of France), Paris, FRANCE. Comparison of a Lagrangian and a CFD model for studying the diffusion of a passive gas in an idealized urban area., supervisor: Maya Milliez.
  • 2012 : Exchange student at Sun Yat Sen University, Kaohsiung, TAIWAN. Modeling the shape and efficiency of a marine turbine with the Fluent CFD code
  • 2010-2013 : Mater, Environmental Science at the Paul Sabatier University, Toulouse


  • Boone, A., Samuelsson, P., Gollvik, S., Napoly, A., Jarlan, L., Brun, E., and Decharme, B.: The interactions between soil-biosphere-atmosphere-land surface model with a multi-energy balance (ISBA-MEB) option in SURFEXv8 – Part 1: Model description, Geosci. Model Dev., 10, 843-872, doi:10.5194/gmd – 10-843-2017, 2017.
  • Adrien Napoly, Aaron Boone, Patrick Samuelsson, Stefan Golvik, Eric Martin, Roland Seferian, Dominique Carrer, Bertrand Decharme and Lionel Jarlan: The interactions between soil-biosphere-atmosphere (ISBA) landsurface model multi-energy balance (MEB) option in SURFEXv8 – Part 2: Introduction of a litter formulation and model evaluation for local-scale forest sites, Geosci. Model Dev., 10, 1-24, doi:10.5194/gmd-10-1-2017, 2017.
  • D. Fairbairn, A. L. Barbu, A. Napoly, C. Albergel, J.-F. Mahfouf and J.-C. Calvet: Integrated validation of assimilating satellite derived observations over France using a hydrological model, Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/hess-2016-195, 2016

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TU Berlin
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