Klaus Fraedrich is head of the working group "Theoretical Meteorolog"; at the Meteorological Institute of the University of Hamburg. This unit stands for a wide range of research fields such as non-linear system analysis, climate modelling and theoretical concepts. The internationally recognized working group closely collaborates with oceanographic, meteorological and physical institutions from all over the world. Klaus Fraedrich has released more than 150 publications and won several prizes: besides the "Gay Lussac Prize", he has been granted the Max Planck Award of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation and was also member of the German Advisory Council on Global Change. Moreover, the German Climate Research Programme´s only junior team working on palaeoclimate modelling, which is funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF), was established in his department.
Prof. Dr. Klaus Fraedrich
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