Dipl. Ing. Manuel Lorenz

research assistant
Regional Climate and Hydrology
Phone: +49 821 598 - 2635
Room: 1023 (B)
Address: Alter Postweg 118, 86159 Augsburg

Research Foci

  • Geostatistical and copula-based stochastic modeling
  • Bias correction of regional climate model
  • Stochastic spatial downscaling of precipitation fields
  • Stochastic temporal disaggregation of precipitation time series

Research Projects

BIAS2: Synthesis of high-resolution regionalization, multivariate stochastic bias correction and optimized hydrological model and process analysis


WASCAL: West African Science Service Center on Climate and Adapted Land Use - Implementation Phase


SYNOPSE: Synthetic precipitation time series for the optimal planning and operation of urban drainage systems




Lorenz, M., Laux, P., Vrac, M., Kunstmann, H.: Multivariate bias correction of meteorological variables for hydrological applications in a data-scarce Alpine catchment, European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, 2019 (poster presentation) https://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2019/EGU2019-17108.pdf


Lorenz, M., Bliefernicht, J., Laux, P., Kunstmann, H.: Bias correction of daily precipitation projected by the CORDEX-Africa ensemble for a sparsely gauged region in West Africa with regionalized distribution parameters, European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, 2017 (poster presentation) https://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2017/EGU2017-18296.pdf


Lorenz, M.: A copula-based downscaling methodology of RCM precipitation fields, European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, 2016 (oral presentation) https://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2016/EGU2016-18263.pdf


Journal articles

Lorenz, M., Bliefernicht, J., Haese, B., Kunstmann, H. (2018), Copula-based downscaling of daily precipitation fields, Hydrological Processes, doi: 10.1002/hyp.13271

Curriculum Vitae

2013-2019 Research assistant and PhD student at the University of Augsburg

2006-2013 Study of Environmental Engineering (Diploma) at the University of Stuttgart