Simon Zitzmann

research associate
Regional Climate and Hydrology
Phone: +49 8821 183-145

research foci

  • Climate warming and its effects on mountain regions, especially elevation-dependent warming
  • Regional climate modeling with a focus on surface energy balance and feedback mechanisms in complex terrain
  • Conducting field studies to improve understanding of processes in climate-sensitive regions and their representation in models

Research projects

  • MiKRoNP 2022/25    Microclimate in Climate Change  Refuges and Hotspots in the Bavarian National Parks

Curriculum Vitae

  • since 2022   Research associate at the Chair of Regional Climate and Hydrology
  • 2020-2022    Coordinator (web presences and sales) of the division Climate and Environment of the German Meteorological Service
  • 2016-2020    Master studies in Meteorology at the LMU Munich and the University Centre in Svalbard
  • 2013-2016    Bachelor studies in Geophysics and Meteorology at the University of Cologne