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Stand: January 18, 2022

Dr. Kristian Sudmann

Programme Director

E-Mail: kristian.sudmann@dfg.de
Telephone: +49 (228) 885-2012
Telefax: +49 (228) 885-713320
Kennedyallee 40
53175 Bonn

Tasks and Responsibilities

General Responsibilities

Central Research Facilities - Research Vessels Meteor and Maria S. Merian
Head Office of the Review Panel German Research Vessels (GPF)

Support of DFG Statutory Bodies

German National SCOSTEP Committee

Scientific Areas of Responsibility

313-02   Oceanography

Scientific Areas of Responsibility (Deputy Contact)

313-01   Atmospheric Science
318-01   Hydrogeology, Hydrology, Limnology, Urban Water Management, Water Chemistry, Integrated Water Resources Management

Coordinated Programmes (procedural matters)

Research Units

2820 Revisiting The Volcanic Impact on Atmosphere and Climate – Preparations for the Next Big Volcanic Eruption
5094 The Dynamic Deep Subsurface of High-Energy Beaches (DynaDeep)

Coordinated Programmes (scientific matters)


165 Waves to Weather
172 ArctiC Amplification: Climate Relevant Atmospheric and SurfaCe Processes, and Feedback Mechanisms (AC)3
181 Energy transfers in Atmosphere and Ocean
301 The tropopause region in a changing atmosphere

Clusters of Excellence (ExStra)

2037 Climate, Climatic Change, and Society (CLICCS)

International Research Training Groups

1904 ArcTrain - Processes and impacts of climate change in the North Atlantic Ocean and the Canadian Arctic