Short CV/Education and training

  • 1981 – 1985
    Intermediate exam towards the Diplom degree in geology, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany

  • 1985 – 1987
    Master of Science in geology, with a concentration in hydrogeology, University of Colorado, Boulder, USA

Selected publications

Selected projects

  • WATCH (EU)

  • REGHYDRO – German Research Foundation (DFG) priority programme on mass transport and mass distribution in the Earth system

  • start – German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) socioecological research

Additional qualifications

  • Lead author of the IPCC Fourth Assessment Report, 2007

  • Lead author of the IPCC Fifth Assessment Report, planned for 2014


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