Climate Physics




Torsten Albrecht

Torsten Albrecht (PhD in physics, 2013)

» Postdoc: glacial Antarctica
» PhD (2013): Fractures in ice shelf dynamics
» Diploma (2009): Calving processes at ice shelf fronts
» Scholarship for the Highly Gifted

» For publications see website.


Johannes Feldmann

Johannes Feldmann (PhD in physics, 2016)


» Postdoc: ice sheet-shelf interaction
» PhD (summa cum laude, 2016): Antarctic instabilities
» MSc in physics
» Scholarship of Deutsche Bundesstiftung Umwelt
» Diploma (2012): Pine Island and Thwaites Glaciers
» For publications see website.


Daniela Guzman

Daniela Narezo Guzman (PhD in Physics, 2015)


» Postdoc: Dynamics of ice melange


Lea Luca Lenz

Lea Luca Lenz (MSc student in physics)


» Theory of grounding line motion


Daniela Littmann

Daniela Littmann (MSc student in physics)


» Fracture field in ice shelf calving


Tanja Schlemm

Tanja Schlemm (PhD student in Physics)


» Grounded calving of ice sheets
» Scholarship of Heinrich-Böll Foundations







Former Members


Johanna Beckmann

Johanna Beckmann (MSc in Physics, 2013)


» Costal damage and adaptation under future sea-level rise
» Master (2013): Future evolution of Indian monsoon rainfall
» Now with Dim Coumou @ Potsdam Institute, Germany.



Andreas Born

Andreas Born
(MSc in physics, 2007)


» Diploma: Hydraulic overflow and ocean circulation

» For publications see website.
» PhD @ University of Bergen, Norway.
» Postdoc @ University of Bern, Switzerland.
» Now professor @ University of Bergen, Norway.



Dana Ehlert

Dana Ehlert (MSc in geophysics, 2012)


» Diploma: Strengthening of Overturning prior to collapse
» For publications see website.
» Now @ University of Vancouver, Canada
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Johannes Fü

Johannes Fürst (MSc in physics, 2009)


» Diploma: Conceptual model of oceanic overturning

» For publications see website.
» PhD @ University of Brussels, Belgium.
» Now @ LGGE, Grenoble, France.


Marianne Haseloff

Marianne Haseloff (MSc in physics, 2009)


» Diploma: Grounding line hysteresis
   awared the Erhard-Höpfner-Prize
» Scholarship for the Highly Gifted
» For publications see website.
» PhD @ University of Victoria, Vancouver, Canada
» Now @ Princeton University, GFDL, USA



Tore Hattermann

Tore Hattermann (MSc in physics, 2009)


» Diploma Antarctic ice-shelf melting and ocean circulation
» Scientific expedition to Antarctica Nov.'09 - Jan.'10

» For publications see website.
» PhD at Norwegian Polar Institute, Tromso, Norway.
» Now @ Alfred-Wegener Institute, Bremerhaven, Germany.



Moritz Loeffler

Moritz Löffler (MSc in physics, 2016)


» Surface waves on ice sheets


Maria Martin

Maria A. Martin (PhD in physics, 2012)


» PhD (summa cum laude, 2012): Sensitivity of Antarctic ice sheet model
» Scientific expedition to Antarctica Nov.'10 - Jan.'11

» For publications see website.
» Now research analyist with director H.J. Schellnhuber.



Arathy Menon

Arathy Menon (PhD in physics, 2014)


» Abrupt monsoon transitions in past climate
» For publications see website.
» Now @ University of Reading, UK.



Friederike Otto

Friederike E.L. Otto (PhD in philosophy, 2011)


» Philosophical aspects of climate modeling
» Co-advisor: H. Tetens, Free University, Berlin, Germany:
» Scholarship of Friedrich-Ebert Foundation
» For publications see website.
» Now lecturer @ University of Oxford, UK.



Jacob Schewe

Jacob Schewe (PhD in physics, 2012)


» PhD (summa cum laude, 2012): Abrupt monsoon transitions
» Diploma (2008): Southern Ocean winds & global overturning
» Scholarship for the Highly Gifted
» Scholarship of Heinrich-Böll Foundations

» For publications see website.



Carl-Friedrich Schleussner

Carl-Friedrich Schleussner (PhD in physics, 2013)


» PhD thesis (2013, summa cum laude): Meridional and horizontal Atlantic ocean circulation
» Network analysis of societal stability
» Scholarship of Deutsche Bundesstiftung Umwelt
» Scholarship for the Highly Gifted

» For publications see website.
» Now @ Climate Analytics, Berlin, Germany.



Daria Schönemann

Daria Schönemann (MSc in geophysics, 2009)


» Climate of the Cretaceous
» For publications see website.
» PhD @ University of Hamburg, Germany
» Now @ International Pacific Research Center, Hawai, USA



Ricarda Winkelmann

Ricarda Winkelmann (PhD in physics, 2016)


» PhD (summa cum laude, 2012): Antarctic projections
» Scientific expedition to Antarctica Nov.'10 - Jan.'11

» For publications see website.
» Now assistant professor @ Potsdam Institute



Jan Wohland

Jan Wohland (MSc in physics, 2016)


» Ice sheet shapes
» Now @ Jülich research center.


Adaptation Strategies & Societal Stability




Nicole Glanemann

Nicole Glanemann (Assistant professor, 2015)


» Economics of unanticipated climate impacts
» PhD in Economics (2014)
» MSc in Mathematics (2008)


Kilian Kuhla

Kilian Kuhla (PhD student in Physics)


» Investment strategies in acclimate
» Scholarship for the Highly Gifted


Matthias Mengel

Matthias Mengel (PhD in physics, 2015)


» Postdoc: sea-level rise & impacts
» PhD (2015): Antarctic Instabilities
» MSc in physics, 2010: stability of subpolar gyre
» Scholarship of Deutsche Bundesstiftung Umwelt
» For publications see website.


Leonie Wenz

Leonie Wenz (PhD in physics, 2016)


» Postdoc: the future economy
» PhD (summa cum laude, 2016): globalized damages
» MSc in Mathematics
» Scholarship of Deutsche Bundesstiftung Umwelt



Sven Willner

Sven Willner (PhD student in Physics)


» Adaptation strategies of global supply network







Former Members


Robert Bierkandt

Robert Bierkandt (PhD in Physics, 2016)


» Climate impact on global supply chains
» Scholarship of Heinrich-Böll Foundations
» For publications see website.


Sebastian Klipp

Sebastian Klipp (MSc in physics, 2016)

» Optimal network adaptation after production failure








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