Deutsch Intern
    Physical Geography

    Pollinger, Dr. Felix

    Chair of Geography – Physical Geography

    Tel.: +49 931 31-88745
    Fax: +49 931 31-85544
    E-Mail: felix.pollinger@uni-wuerzburg.de

    Institute of Geography and Geology
    Am Hubland
    97074 Wuerzburg

    Campus Hubland South
    Geography Building
    Room 233, entry via room 209

    • Monday from 1 pm - 2 pm
    • Thursday from 2 pm - 4 pm
    • during the semester break upon request

    • climatology
    • large-scale atmospheric dynamics
    • applied statistics
    • scientific computing in the geosciences

    Big Data@Geo: Big Data in the field of Geography – Advanced environmental technologies using AI in the Web

    funding Europäischer Fond für regionale Entwicklung, Regierung von Unterfranken
    duration 10/2017 - 09/2021
    project bundle EFRE "Investitionen in Wachstum und Beschäftigung" Bayern 2014 – 2020
    project leader
    secretariat Sophie-Luise Wollrab
    project staff
    project description
    project cooperations
    • Biolandhof Ernst Rauh, Giebelstadt
    • Bio-Weingut Schloss Saaleck, Hammelburg
    • Forstbetrieb Fürst zu Löwenstein-Wertheim-Rosenberg, Hafenlohr
    • Forstbetrieb Paul Freiherr von und zu Franckenstein, Ullstadt
    • Fürstlich Castell’sches Domänenamt, Castell
    • Gartenbau Alfred Hartmann, Mainsondheim
    • Main-Streuobst-Bienen e.G., Margetshöchheim
    • Mustea Quittenanbau - Biolandhof, Untereisenheim
    • Obsthof Zörner, Dettelbach
    • Ökonomie der Abtei Münsterschwarzach, Schwarzach am Main
    • Schloss Gut Obbach, Euerbach-Obbach
    • Weingut Artur Steinmann, Sommerhausen
    • Weingut Roth, Wiesenbronn
    • Weingut Rudolf Fürst, Burgstadt am Main
    • Weingut Thomas Schwab und Martin Schwab GBR, Thüngersheim
    • Weingut Wirsching, Iphofen
    contact Univ.-Prof. Dr. Heiko Paeth

    since 10/2009
    current position as scientific staff at the Institute of Geography and Geology, Chair of Physical Geography

    10/2015 - 07/2016
    participation in COMEPRO (project funded by the German Research Foundation DFG)

    PhD (Dr. reg. nat.) Thesis: Evaluation and Consequences of the simulation quality of prominent climate modes in a multi-model ensemble

    Diploma in Geography (Thesis: Signal analysis of extratropical circulation modes)

    2004 - 2009
    study of geography at the University of Wuerzburg

    03/2009 - 08/2009
    research assistant at the Instute of Ecology (Chair of Climatology) at TU Berlin

    01/2008 - 02/2008
    research assistant at the German Environment Agency (Umweltbundesamt)

    Scientific Articles

    H Paeth and F Pollinger (2020): Revisiting the spatiotemporal characteristics of past and future global warming. Erdkunde, 74(4), 225-247.

    Li, J, F Pollinger & H Paeth (2020): Comparing the Lasso predictor-selection and regression method with classical approaches of precipitation bias adjustment in decadal climate predictions. Accepted for publication in Monthly Weather Review.

    Ziegler K, F Pollinger, S Böll and H Paeth (2020): Statistical modeling of phenology in Bavaria based on past and future meteorological information. Accepted for publication in Theoretical and Applied Climatology.

    Ring C, F Pollinger, L Keupp, I Kaspar-Ott, E Hertig, J Jacobeit and H Paeth (2019): Effect of diversified performance metrics and climate model weighting on global and regional trend patterns of precipitation and temperature. Erdkunde, 73 (4), 303-322.

    Paeth H and F Pollinger (2019): Changes in mean flow and atmospheric wave activity in the North Atlantic sector. Accepted for publication in Quarterly journal of the Royal Meteorological Society.

    Keupp L, I Kasper-Ott, E Hertig, F Pollinger, C Ring, H Paeth & J Jacobeit (2019): Weighted multi model ensemble projection of extreme precipitation in the Mediterranean region using statistical downscaling. Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 138(3), 1269-1295.

    Kaspar-Ott I, E Hertig, S Kaspar, F Pollinger, C Ring, H Paeth & J Jacobeit (2019): Weights for general circulation models from CMIP3 / CMIP5 in a statistical downscaling framework and the impact on future Mediterranean precipitation. International Journal of Climatology, 39, 3639-3654.

    Paeth H, C Steger, F Pollinger, J Li, S Mutz & T Ehlers (2019): Comparison of Climate Change from Cenozoic surface uplift and glacial-interglacial episodes in the Himalaya-Tibet region: Insights from a regional climate model and proxy data. Global and Planetary Change, 177, 10-26.

    Li J, F Pollinger, H-J Panitz, H Feldmann & H Paeth (2019):  Bias adjustment for decadal predictions of precipitation in Europe from CCLM. Accepted for publication in Climate Dynamics.

    Paeth H, J Li, F Pollinger, W A Müller, H Pohlmann, H Feldmann & H-J Panitz (2019): An effective drift correction for dynamical downscaling of decadal global climate predictions. Climate Dynamics 52: 1343-1357.

    Mannig B, F Pollinger, A Gafurov, S Vorogushyn, K Unger-Shayesteh (2018): Impacts of Climate Change in Central Asia. - In: D DellaSala and M Goldstein (eds): Encyclopedia of the Anthropocene, Elsevier, 195-204

    Paeth H, F Pollinger and C Ring (2017): Detection and attribution of multi-variate climate change signals using discriminant analysis and Bayesian theorem. Journal of Climate, 30, 7757-7776

    Pollinger F, K Ziegler and H Paeth (2017): Comparison of the performance of three types of multiple regression for phenology  in  Bavaria in a dynamical-statistical model approach. Erdkunde, 71 (4), 271-285

    Paeth H, F Pollinger, H Mächel, C Figura, S Wahl, C Ohlwein and A Hense (2017):  An efficient model approach for very high resolution orographic precipitation. Quaterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Scociety, 143, 2221-2234.

    Ring C, F Pollinger, I Kaspar-Ott, E Hertig, J Jacobeit and H Paeth (2017): A comparison of metrics for assessing state-of-the-art climate models and implications for probabilistic projections of climate change. Climate Dynamics, https://doi.org/10.1007/s00382-017-3737-3

    B. Mannig, F. Pollinger, A. Gafurov, S. Vorogushyn, K. Unger-Shayesteh (2017):  Impacts of Climate Change in Central Asia. Reference Module in Earth Systems and Environmental Sciences. Elsevier,ISBN 9780124095489.

    Awoye, HR, F Pollinger, EK Agbossou and H Paeth (2017): Dynamical-statistical projections of the climate change impact on agricultural production in Benin by means of a cross-validated linear model combined with Bayesian statistics. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 234-235, 80-94.

    Keupp L, F Pollinger and H Paeth (2016): Assessment of future ENSO changes in a CMIP3/CMIP5 multi-model and multi-index. International Journal of Climatology, 37, 3439-3451

    Ring, C., B. Mannig, F. Pollinger and H. Paeth (2015): Uncertainties in the simulation of Precipitation in selected regions of humid and dry climate. – In: International Journal of Climatology.

    Pollinger, F (2014): Bewertung und Auswirkungen der Simulationsgüte führender Klimamoden in einem Multi-Modell Ensemble. 241pp, urn::nbn:de:bvb:20-opus-97982

    Paeth, H. and Pollinger, F. (2010), Enhanced evidence in climate models for changes in extratropical atmospheric circulation. Tellus A, 62: 647?660.


    Conference contributions

    Pollinger, F & H. Paeth (2012): Simulierte makroskalige Klimavariabilität als Ansatz zur Gewichtung von Multi-Modellensemblen.
    31. Jahrestagung des Arbeitskreis Klima. Berlin, Deutschland (26--28.10.2012)

    Pollinger F. & H. Paeth (2012): Climate change signals of extratropical circulation modes vs. model uncertainty.
    Modes of Variability in the Climate System: Past-Present-Future. Obergurgl, Österreich (27.5.-1.6.2012);
    poster contribution

    Pollinger, F & H. Paeth. (2010): Klimaänderungssignale in außertropischen Zirkulationsmoden
    29. Jahrestagung des Arbeitskreis Klima. Würzburg, Deutschland (29.-31.10.2010)

    Pollinger, F & H. Paeth (2010): Enhancing evidence in climate models for changes in extratropical circulation modes.
    11th International Meeting on Statistical Climatology. Edinburgh, Schottland (12.-16.07.2010); 
    poster contribution