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Hessisches Landesamt für Naturschutz, Umwelt und Geologie

Research projects: Meteorology and Climate

Current projects

Prof. B. Ahrens, University of Frankfurt (Institute for Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences):
"Risk of convective weather events in Hesse and Rhineland-Palatinate" (2015 - 2018)


Completed projects

Hessian Agency for Nature Conservation, Environment and Geology (Coordination), Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus-Senftenberg, German Climate Computing Center, Climate Service Center Germany, German Meteorological Service, Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, University of Hohenheim:
“ReKliEs-De: Regional Climate Scenario Ensemble for Germany” (2014 - 2017)

 

Dr. F. Kreienkamp, Climate & Environment Consulting, Potsdam:
"Statistical assessment of future extreme rainfall and wind events" (2013 - 2014)

 

Prof. J. Luterbacher, Prof. D. Maraun, University of Gießen (Department of Geography):
"Climate change and extreme weather in Hesse – analysis of 20th century observation data and ensemble projections for the 21st century" (2009 - 2013)

 

Prof. B. Ahrens, University of Frankfurt (Institute for Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences):
"A carbon model for the regional climate model system CCLM " (2009 - 2013)

 

Dr. G. Leckebusch, Prof. U. Ulbrich, Freie Universität Berlin (Institute of Meteorology):
"Anthropogenic influence on the storm climate over Europe and possible impacts for the region of Hesse" (2009 - 2012)

 

Prof. B. Ahrens, University of Frankfurt (Institute for Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences):
"Soil in the regional climate model system CCLM – studies in the Main catchment area" (2009 - 2012)

 

Dr. F. Kreienkamp, Climate & Environment Consulting, Potsdam:
"Further development of WettReg for the generation of regional scenarios based on results of the ENSEMBLES project " (2009 - 2012)

 

Dr. F. Kreienkamp, Climate & Environment Consulting, Potsdam:
"Further development of WettReg with regard to novel meteorological conditions" (2009 - 2010)
[Cooperation project of 15 German federal states]

 

Dr. F. Kreienkamp, Climate & Environment Consulting, Potsdam:
"Assessment of possible climate conditions based on the 2 °C goal for the region of Hesse" (2009)

 



Preceding projects were already conducted since 2004 by the HLNUG within the Integrated Climate Protection Programme Hesse 2012 (background information) of the Hessian Environmental Ministry.

 

Institute for Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences, University of Frankfurt:
"Analysis of climatic changes in Hesse from 1901 to 2003" (2005)

 

Climate & Environment Consulting (formerly Meteo-Research), Potsdam:"Extension of the simulation period of the weather pattern-based regionalisation method on the basis of the ECHAM4-OPYC3 run for the decades 2011/2020 and 2051/2100, scenario B2" (2004)

 

Climate & Environment Consulting (formerly Meteo-Research), Potsdam:
"Application of a statistical regionalisation model to scenario B2 of the ECHAM4 OPYC3 climate simulation run until 2050 for the assessment of regional climatic changes for the state of Hesse" (2003)