« Name »
« PhD Topic »
Abis, BeniaminoMultiple tree cover states in the Earth System
Egerer, SabineDynamics of Holocene Saharan dust sources and transport
Groner, VivienneReassessment of simulated climate-vegetation interaction in semi-arid regions affected by plant diversity
Hansen, AkioIdentifying the added value of large eddy resolving regional climate simulation using ICON HiRes simulation
Heidkamp, MarvinEvaluation of different canopy layer representations and their impact on energy and water fluxes in the land surface scheme JSBACH
Kalidindi. SirishaStudy of a terraplanet in ICON
Lemburg, AlexanderUpper level dynamics of the West African Monsoon during Mid-Holocene and today
Mayer, DorotheaPotentials and side-effects of afforestation for climate mitigation
Nyawira, Sylvia SarahModeling the effects of land use change on soil carbon on global scale
Wey, Hao-wei Impact of forest drought response on land-atmosphere interactions



Completed PhD studies related to terrestrial systems and processes


IMPRS-ESM alumni hold a Dr. rer. nat. from the Department of Geosciences.



« Name »
« PhD Topic »
Petrova, IrinaInterannual variability of land-atmosphere interactions from observations and models over Africa
Burdanowitz, JoergImproved satellite based ocean precipitation estimates through error characterization and point to area analysis of newground validation data
Engels, JessicaThe impact of black carbon aerosol induced snow darkening on the radiation balance in ECHAM6: Quantifying the contribution of wildfires for present and future conditions
Naipal, VictoriaModelling long-term, large-scale sediment dynamics in an Earth System Model framework
Schoengassner, ThomasClimate impact on geophysical thermokarst processes during the past 6000 years
Veira, AndreasQuantifying the Present and Future Climate Impact of Wildfire Emission Heights in an Earth System Model
De Vrese, PhilippImpact of surface heterogeneities on land surface water and energy fluxes
Port, UlrikeVegetation-climate interactions during the Paleocene/Eocene
Cresto Aleina, FabioScale interactions in the climate-biosphere system
Dass, PawlokThe role of bioenergy production in the terrestrial carbon cycle and energy balance