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Ziegler, Katrin, M.Sc.

Chair of Geography – Physical Geography

Tel.: +49 931 31-89200
Fax: +49 931 31-85544
E-Mail: katrin.ziegler@uni-wuerzburg.de

Institute of Geography and Geology
Am Hubland
97074 Wuerzburg

Campus Hubland South
Geography Building
Room 125

upon request

  • regional and global climate modeling
  • effects of climate change
  • applied and multivariate statistics
  • geo-information systems

Systemic Modelling

fundingHelmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht, Zentrum für Material- und Küstenforschung GmbH (HZG210/2017)
duration12/2017 - 11/2020
project leader Univ.-Prof. Dr. Heiko Paeth
project staffKatrin Ziegler, M.Sc.
project partnerClimate Service Center Germany (GERICS)
project description
contact (University of Wuerzburg) Univ.-Prof. Dr. Heiko Paeth
contact (GERICS)Dr. Kevin Sieck

since 01/2018
Doctoral student at the Institute for Physical Geography at the University of Würzburg in the working group "climatology"

2014 - 2017
Master of Science (M. Sc.) "Applied Physical Geography - Geosystemwandel und Geosystemschutz" at the University of Würzburg (Emphases: Climate modeling/ climate change, statistics and remote sensing), Master thesis: "Statistische Modellierung der Phänologie anhand von verschiedenen meteorologischen Parametern in Bayern" (Statistical modeling of phenology with different meteorological parameters in Bavaria)

08/2015 - 10/2015
Trainee at the Statistical Office in Würzburg's city hall (Emphasis: Compilation, plausibility checks and analysis of sociodemographic parameters and their development)

03/2014 - 11/2014
Trainee and subsequent student assistant for Bavarian State Institute for Viticulture and Horticulture in Veitshöchheim (Emphases: Frost hazard and damage for viticulture, data analysis and comparison of meteorological stations in Lower Franconia's vineyards)

2011 - 2014
Combined bachelor's degree programme (B. Sc.) with main subject "Physical Geography" and subsidiary subject "Mathematics" at the University of Würzburg, Bachelor thesis: "Statistische Modellierung der photosynthetisch aktiven Strahlung und der Sonnenscheindauer auf Basis der Globalstrahlung anhand von Wetterstationsdaten in Unterfranken" (Statistical modeling of the photosynthetically active radiation and the sunshine duration based on global radiation using meteorological data from stations in Lower Franconia)

Trainee at the land surveying office in Kitzingen (Emphases: Registration of spatial data infrastructure, cadastral and property surveying)


Scientific articles

Pollinger, F., Ziegler, K., Paeth, H. (2017): “Comparison of the Performance of three types of Multiple Regression for Phenology in Bavaria in a dynamical model approach” in Erdkunde 71 (4), S. 271-285.


Conference contributions

Listl, M., Ziegler, K. (2014): "GIS-basierte Modellierung und Kartierung der Spätfrostgefährdung in Franken", Beitrag zum XVIII. Kolloquium des Internationalen Arbeitskreises für Bodenbewirtschaftung und Qualitätsmanagement im Weinbau, 8.-9.5.14 , Fachgruppe Weinbau