PaperSusanna Mohr
New peer-reviewed papers accepted

New peer-reviewed papers from us were accepted this fall.

REKLIM-Conference Receives Innovative Attention Through Journalism Students

From October 6th to 9th 2014 the REKLIM Research-Network of the Helmholtz-Association hosted an international scientific conference in Berlin. As part of this event students studying Journalism at the DEKRA Hochschule Berlin conducted an innovative media-project.

Podcast on the topic 'hail' with Michael Kunz

Within the international REKLIM conference in Berlin at the beginning of October, there was an interview with Michael Kunz in the Resonator, a Podcast of the Helmholtz Association of German Research Centres (HGF) on the subject 'Thunderstorms and Hail' [in German].

To the podcast
CEDIM Report on Typhoon Rammasun (15.-18.7.14)

Within the framework of the CEDIM project Forensic Disaster Analysis (FDA), the following  report on the Typhoon Rammasun (15.-18.7.14) is published.

Micha Kunz
Teaching award for lecture 'Meteorological natural hazards'

The teaching award for the best special lecture (master program) at the Faculty of Physics goes to Michael Kunz for his lecture ‘Meteorological natural hazards’ (Score: 1.1). The award is going to be presented on Friday, 18.07.2014, during the Physical Colloquium.

Our works and media

As part of the  record high temperatures in June and the following severe thunderstorms, our working group received many requests by the media.

Extension of CEDIM

The management board of the Center for Disaster Management and Risk Reduction Technology (CEDIM) decided in the meeting end of May to extent the funding for another year until Dec. 2015.

Michael Kunz new coordinator of Topic 6

Since June 2014, the new coordinator of Topic 6 "Risks and Risk Management" of the KIT-Center Climate and Environment is PD Dr. Michael Kunz.

1st European Hail Workshop in Bern successfully

1st European Hail Workshop took place at the University of Bern from June 25 to 27, 2014.

International REKLIM-Conference: Our Climate - Our Future

Registration for the international conference (6–8 October, 2014) and for public event now possible (9 October, 2014).

PaperSusanna Mohr
New peer-reviewed papers

New peer-reviewed papers from us are accepted this spring.

Two new scientific assistant

Since this spring, Florian Ehmele and David Piper join the team of the working group "Atmospheric risk".