PhD Position in Meteorology at Cologne University, Germany

The Institute for Geophysics and Meteorology at Cologne University, Germany is inviting applications for a PhD position in Meteorology.

The successful applicant will work on the development of an optimal estimation technique for ground-based profiling of ice water content, but also particle size distribution mean size and habit for given environmental conditions, i.e. temperature and humidity profiles.

This work requires good computing skills and background in physics, meteorology, and/or atmospheric sciences.

Any knowledge/skill in microwave radiative transfer, retrieval algorithm development, radar/radiometer data analysis or carrying out remote sensing measurements will be of advantage.

Salary: 50% Bat IIa (around 1000 €/month, net)

Please send a cover letter and supporting documents (CV and documentation of your academic record including a list of publications, a short description of research interests, and possibly letters of recommendation) to:

Dr. Ulrich Löhnert,
Institute for Meteorology and Geophysics,
Cologne University,
Zülpicher Straße 49a, 50674 Köln,
Germany or to;

An electronic copy of the TOSCA proposal with full details of the project is available at PhD Position in Meteorology at Cologne University

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