Analysis of ocean observations

Exchange of mass and heat between the ocean and the atmosphere

Ocean biogeochemistry and the global carbon cycle

Numerical modelling

Neural networks



Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Jul 2014, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK

Master of Science (Mag.rer.nat.), Jan 2011, University of Graz, Austria (Master thesis at the University of Bergen, Norway)



EGU OS division outstanding early career scientist award 2019:


Activity in Science

Acting professor (50%), IfM Hamburg, October 2020 - September 2021

Associate Editor for Biogeosciences, since Jan 2020

Group leader: Observations, Analysis and Synthesis, since May 2019

Research Scientist, MPI-M, Hamburg, May 2016 - Apr 2019

Lecturer in "Physical Oceanography and Tides", HCU Hamburg, Oct 2018 - Jan 2020

Researcher (post-doc), ETH Zürich, Jan 2014 - Apr 2016

Lecturer in "Mathematics III: System analysis", ETH Zürich, Jun 2014 - Apr 2016

Researcher (pre-doc), University of East Anglia, Jan 2011 - Dec 2013



Data PI: R/V Maria S Merian, 2020, EUREC4A campaign, Barbados, sea surface pCO2 measurements

M/V Benguela Stream (VOS line), 2 voyages, 2012-2013, Atlantic Ocean: oxygen und DIC/TALK measurements

M/V Benguela Stream (VOS line), 2011-2013, regular instrument maintenance and calibration

R/V Hakon Mosby, 2 voyages, 2009-2010, Sognefjord and Hardangerfjord, Norway: CTD and oxygen sampling