Academic career

  • since 10/2015: Postdoctoral scientist at Max Planck Institute for Meteorology, Hamburg, Germany
  • 11/2009 – 09/2015: Associate researcher at Institute for Meteorology and Climatology, Leibniz University Hannover, Germany
  • 10/2006 – 09/2009: Student assistant at Institute for Meteorology and Climatology, Leibniz University Hannover, Germany

Education

  • 11/2009 – 04/2013: Doctoral studies of Meteorology at Leibniz University Hannover, Germany
    PhD thesis: Large-Eddy Simulation von bewölkten Grenzschichten zur Untersuchung von Bilanzen der statistischen Momente zweiter Ordnung und zur Überprüfung von Turbulenzmodellen
  • 10/2011 – 07/2012: PhD training Promotion Plus qualifiziert at Leibniz University Hannover, Germany
    Topics: Project management, team coaching, negotiation, management practice
  • 10/2004 –10/2009: Studies of Meteorology at Leibniz University Hannover, Germany
    Diploma thesis: Large-Eddy Simulation von Kármánschen Wirbelstraßen in der atmosphärischen Grenzschicht
  • 06/2004: Abitur (university entrance diploma) at Albertus Magnus Gymnasium Friesoythe, Germany

Community services

  • Contribution to peer-reviewed publishing as reviewer for: Monthly Weather Review (MWR)
  • Jury member of the 2017 IEEE SciVis contest: https://www.dkrz.de/SciVis
  • Conference organization:
    • Co-convener of the session Recent developments in numerical atmospheric, oceanic and sea-ice models: towards global cloud and eddy resolving simulations on exascale supercomputers at EGU 2017 in Vienna
    • Co-convener of the session High resolution weather and climate models on large supercompunters at EGU 2018 in Vienna

Teaching

  • An Introduction to the LES Model PALM
    CPTEC,
    Cachoeira Paulista, São Paulo, Brazil: February 2015
  • Co-superviser of master thesis of Lennart Böske
    Leibniz University Hannover, Germany: 10/2013
    – 03/2015
  • Praktikum zur Schadstoffausbreitung (in german)
    Leibniz University Hannover, Germany: SoSe 2011