PIK




                                           Ricarda Winkelmann




since 2012    Postdoctoral Researcher
at the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, Germany.

10/2013 - 04/2014    Visiting Investigator
at the Carnegie Institution for Science, Stanford, USA.


2008 - 2012    Ph.D. in Physics (summa cum laude)
with Prof. Dr. Stefan Rahmstorf at the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, Germany.
Research Topic: The Future Sea-Level Contribution from Antarctica: Projections of Solid Ice Discharge.

11/2010 - 02/2011    Scientific Expedition to Antarctica
ANT-XXVII/2 on research vessel Polarstern
operated by the Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research.

12/2008    Visiting Scientist
at the University of Alaska, Fairbanks (UAF), USA.

2008    Diploma in Mathematics
at Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Germany.

2004 - 2005    Stay Abroad
at the University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB), USA.

2004    Intermediate Diploma in Physics
at Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Germany.

2004    Intermediate Diploma in Mathematics
at Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Germany.

2002    Abitur





                                          AWARDS AND HONORS

2013
Publikationspreis für Nachwuchswissenschaftler/innen 2013 des Leibniz-Kollegs Potsdam.

2010 - 2012
Member of the International Max Planck Research School on Earth System Modelling IMPRS-ESM.

2004 - 2005
Scholarship from the Education Abroad Program, University of California.





                                          PUBLICATIONS


Please find my publication list here.





                                          SCIENTIFIC TALKS AND CONFERENCE CONTRIBUTIONS

2013
R. Winkelmann, A. Levermann, M.A. Martin, K. Frieler: Increased future ice discharge from Antarctica owing to higher snowfall, European Geosciences Union - General Assembly (EGU).

2013
A. Levermann, R. Winkelmann, S. Nowicki, J.L. Fastook, K. Frieler, R. Greve, H.H. Hellmer, M.A. Martin, M. Mengel, A.J. Payne, D. Pollard, T. Sato, R. Timmermann, W.L. Wang, R.A. Bindschadler: Projecting Antarctic ice discharge using response functions from SeaRISE ice-sheet models, European Geosciences Union - General Assembly (EGU).

2012
R. Winkelmann, A. Levermann, M.A. Martin, K. Frieler: Snowfall increases future ice discharge from Antarctica, American Geophysical Union - General Assembly (AGU).

2011
R. Winkelmann: The future of climate research in the natural sciences, Conference 'Historical Climatology - Past and Future' at the German Historical Institute, Paris, France.

2010
R. Winkelmann: Climate change, Physikalisches Kolloquium, University of Bonn, Germany.

2010
A. Levermann, T. Albrecht, R. Winkelmann, M.A. Martin, M. Haseloff: Universal dynamic calving law implies potential for abrupt ice-shelf retreat, European Geosciences Union - General Assembly (EGU).

2010
R. Winkelmann, A. Levermann: The contribution of Antarctica to future sea-level rise inferred from PISM-PIK, European Geosciences Union - General Assembly (EGU).