Soong-Ki Kim

Office : 606 ASTC, Yonsei University

Email : sskk503 (at) yonsei (dot) ac (dot) kr

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Mar. 2020~ : Ph.D. course, Atmospheric Sciences, Yonsei Univ.​

Aug. 2019 : M.S., Atmospheric Sciences, Yonsei Univ.

Aug. 2017 : B.S., Atmospheric Sciences, Physics, Yonsei Univ.

                                                                      (Class Rank : 1/30)


Master degree: "A Nonlinear Nature of ENSO: Theory, Dynamics and its Interdecadal Change"


REsearch area

  • Nonlinear ENSO Theory and dynamics


  • Soong-Ki Kim, Soon-Il An (2021) Seasonal Gap Theory for ENSO Phase Locking, Journal of Climate, accepted

  • Hyo-Jeong Kim, Soon-Il An, Soong-Ki Kim, Jae-Heung Park (2021) Feedback processes modulating the sensitivity of Atlantic thermohaline circulation to freshwater forcing timescales, Journal of Climate, accepted

  • R Olson, S-I An, S-K Kim and Y Fan. (2021) A novel approach for discovering stochastic models behind data applied to El Niño–Southern Oscillation, Scientific Reports,

  • S-I An, H-J Kim, and S-K Kim. (2021) Rate-dependent hysteresis of the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation system and its asymmetric loop, Geophysical Research Letters,

  • Soon-Il An, Soong-Ki Kim, Axel Timmermann. (2020) Fokker–Planck dynamics of the El Niño-Southern Oscillation, Scientific Reports, 10, 16282,

  • Soong-Ki Kim, Soon-Il An. (2020) Untangling El Niño‐La Niña Asymmetries Using a Nonlinear Coupled Dynamic Index. Geophysical Research Letters, 47, e2019GL085881

  • R. Olson, S.-I. An, Y. Fan, S.-K. Kim, (2021) A flexible data-driven cyclostationary model for probability density of El Niño-Southern Oscillation, Chaos, 31(10), 103126.

  • S.-K. Kim, H.-J. Kim, H. A. Dijkstra, S.-I. An, (2022) Slow and soft passage through tipping point of the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation in a changing climate, npj Climate and Atmospheric Science, 5, 13.

  • S.-I An, H. Park, S.-K. Kim, J. Shin, S.-W. Yeh, J.-S. Jug, (2022) Intensity changes of Indian Ocean Dipole Mode in a Carbon Dioxide Removal Scenario, npj Climate and Atmospheric Science, Accepted


  • Oral presentations
    - KMS 2018 (Fall)

  • Posters

- IBS Conference on Climate Change and Human Migration 2017

AGU 2018

- AGU 2020


  • Honors (2016-1, 2016-2, 2017-1), Yonsei University