Adrian Odenweller

Doctoral researcher
  • Title: "The role of sector coupling for achieving the EU greenhouse gas reduction targets"
  • Scholarship from the German Federal Environmental Foundation (DBU), participant of the doctoral programme "Environmental-social questions of the energy transition"
  • Member of the Kopernikus Project Ariadne

  • 06/2020 - 07/2020: Research Associate, Research Unit Sustainability & Global Change (FNU), University of Hamburg, Germany.
  • 10/2017 - 04/2020: M.Sc. Integrated Climate System Sciences, Cluster of Excellence CLICCS, University of Hamburg, Germany. Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Hermann Held.
  • 01/2018 - 03/2020: Research assistant at Max Planck Institute for Meteorology, Department: The Land in the Earth System, Global Vegetation Modelling Group, Hamburg, Germany.
  • 10/2018-01/2019: Visiting researcher at Cambridge Centre for Environment, Energy and Natural Resource Governance (C-EENRG), University of Cambridge, UK. Supervisors: Dr. Jean-Francois Mercure, Dr. Pablo Salas.
  • 2017: Trainee at Macroeconomic Statistics Division, European Central Bank, Frankfurt, Germany.
  • 2012 - 2017: B.Sc. Physics, University of Cologne, Germany. Thesis written at PIK.
  • 2012 - 2016: B.Sc. Economics, University of Cologne, Germany.
  • 2014: Exchange semester at Corvinus University Budapest, Hungary.
  • 2011 - 2012: Enrolled in MEng Civil Engineering at University College London (UCL), UK.
  • 2010 - 2011: Teaching Assistant, Waldorf Academy, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
  • 2010: Abitur, Frankfurt, Germany.


Odenweller, Adrian & Donner, Reik V. (2020). Disentangling synchrony from serial dependency in paired-event time series. Physical Review E, 101(5), 052213.


Working Group


Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)
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14412 Potsdam