Dr. Jan Philipp Dietrich

Working Group Leader

Jan Philipp Dietrich is Co-Leader of the PIK working group “Research Software Engineering for Transformation Pathways” and has an focus on numerical modelling, research software engineering and open and reproducible research. He is principal developer and founding father of the MADRaT data processing framework, creator of various other data science R packages, as well as lead software architect of the MAgPIE model.

GitHub: github.com/tscheypidi
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Working Group

Curriculum Vitae

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Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)
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P.O. Box 60 12 03
14412 Potsdam


  • land use modelling
  • transparency and reproducibility in software based research
  • bug prevention/detection in scientific software
  • model and process optimization
  • Open Source
  • Research Software Engineering