Bodo Ahrens


Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Bodo Ahrens


Academic qualifications
Venia Docendi/Habilitation (postdoctoral thesis title: "High-resolution evaluation of precipitation") in Meteorology at the University of Vienna, Austria
1996 Promotion (Ph.D; thesis title "A radiation scheme for regional forecast models") in Natural Sciences, University of Bonn, Germany
1992 Diplom (~MSc) in Physics, University of Freiburg, Germany
1988 Vordiplom in Physics, University of Karlsruhe (KIT), Germany
1986 High-school diploma (Abitur), Hans-Furler-Gymnasium, Oberkirch, Germany

Professional positions held
2006 - present
Professor for Mesoscale Meteorology and Climate, Goethe-University Frankfurt/Main, Germany
2005 - 2006 Senior Scientist, Institute for Atmospheric and Climate Sciences, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
1998 - 2005 Research Assistant & Lecturer, Theoretical Meteorology and Climate, Institute for Meteorology and Geophysics, University of Vienna, Austria
2000 Lecturer at the University for Applied Sciences Eisenstadt, Austria
1992 - 1998 Scientist at Kiepenheuer Institute for Solar Physics, Freiburg, at Fraunhofer-Institute for Atmospheric Environmental Research, Garmisch--Partenkirchen, at Department of Environmental Meteorology,Technical University of of Cottbus, and at Institute of Atmospheric Physics, GKSS Research Centre, Geesthacht, Germany  

1988 - 1992 Undergraduate Scientist at Fraunhofer-Institute for Solar Energy Systems, Freiburg, and at Kiepenheuer Institute for Solar Physics, Freiburg, Germany                 

Selected Publications


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