Mission Statement

The Scientific Steering Committe (WLA)

  • is responsible for the BMBF contingent allocations of  DKRZ's resources.
  • advises the shareholders of DKRZ and the BMBF in conceptual issues concerning the DKRZ.

The Scientific Steering Committee includes representatives of leading German climate research institutions, including the four shareholders of DKRZ.

The Scientific Steering Committee consists of the following members:

  • Dr. Frauke Feser, Helmholtz-Zentrum Hereon (president)
  • Dr. Patrick Ludwig, Institut für Meteorologie und Klimaforschung, Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT)
  • Prof. Dr. Juan Pedro Mellado González, University of Hamburg
  • Prof. Dr. Johannes Quaas, Institut für Meterorologie, Universität Leipzig
  • Prof. Dr. Anja Schmidt, Deutsches Zentrum für Luft und Raumfahrt (DLR)
  • Prof. Dr. Uwe Ulbrich, Freie Universität Berlin (deputy)
  • Dr. Martin Werner, AWI Bremerhaven
  • Prof. Dr. Sönke Zähle, MPI for Biogeochemistry, Jena

The Executive Committee of the WLA consists of:

  • Dr. Frauke Feser, Helmholtz-Zentrum Hereon (president)
  • Prof. Dr. Uwe Ulbrich, Freie Universität Berlin (deputy)

Meeting Protocols

The minutes of the WLA meetings are available for download (German only).