PhD Positions at The Department of Meteorology, The University of Bonn, Germany

The Department of Meteorology at the University of Bonn, Germany invites applications for a PhD position in meteorology.

This position is within the project TOSCA (Towards an Optimal-estimation-based Snow Characterization Algorithm) funded by the German Science Foundation and it is available for three-year period (starting as soon as possible).

PhD work description and requirements: the PhD student based in Bonn will work at radiative transfer computations and sensitivities studies for snowy scenarios and he will develop a prototype ice hydrometeor retrieval for the A-train constellation.

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

Any knowledge/skill in microwave radiative transfer, retrieval algorythm development, radar/radiometer/satellite data analyses, will be an advantage. Salary: 50% Bat IIa (around 1000 euros/month, netto)

Send 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. Alessandro Battaglia,
Meteorological Institute, University of Bonn,
Auf dem Hügel 20, 53121 Bonn,
Germany
or to batta@uni-bonn.de. Dr. Alessandro Battaglia,
Meteorological Institute,
University of Bonn,
Auf dem Hügel 20,
53121 Bonn,
Germany
Phone: ++49 (228) 73-5779
Fax: ++49 (228) 73-5188

An electronic copy of the TOSCA proposal with full details of the project is available at:

PhD Positions at The Department of Meteorology, The University of Bonn, Germany

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