The role of synoptic-planetary wave interactions for the linkage between Arctic climate change and mid-latitude atmospheric circulation changes

Doerthe Handorf1, Ralf Jaiser2, Klaus Dethloff2, Erik Romanowsky1, Tetsu Nakamura3, Jinro Ukita4 and Koji Yamazaki5, (1)Alfred Wegener Institute Helmholtz-Center for Polar and Marine Research Potsdam, Potsdam, Germany, (2)Alfred Wegener Institute Helmholtz-Center for Polar and Marine Research, Potsdam, Germany, (3)Hokkaido University, Faculty of Environmental Earth Science, Sapporo, Japan, (4)Niigata University, Niigata, Japan, (5)Hokkaido Univ, Sapporo, Japan