Prof. Dr. Niklas Boers

FutureLab Leader

Niklas Boers is Professor of Earth System Modelling, Technical University of Munich and Leader of the Future Lab 'Artificial Intelligence in the Anthropocene' at PIK.  He is also associate coordinator of the Horizon 2020 project 'Tipping Points in the Earth System' (TiPES).



Curriculum Vitae

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Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)
T +49 (0)331 288 20768
P.O. Box 60 12 03
14412 Potsdam


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Research Gate

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  • extreme events
  • paleoclimate
  • complex system science
  • dynamical systems
  • machine learning
  • time series analysis,
  • semi-empirical modeling

Multiscales and Critical Transitions in the Earth System (CriticalEarth)

Tipping Points in the Earth System (TiPES)

Climate Change and Extreme Events (ClimXtreme)

Predicting Abrupt transitions and Extremes in the Earth System (Freigeist research group at FU Berlin, funded by Volkswagen foundation)

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Brandenburg Postdoc Award 2019

Freigeist Fellowship by the Volkswagen Foundation

Feodory-Lynen Fellowship by the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation