Prof Peter Lemke
Helmholtz-Zentrum für Polar- und Meeresforschung
Am Handelshafen 12
Tel.: +49 471 48311751
Fax.: +49 471 48311797
Since 2009 coordinator of the Helmholtz Climate Initiative REKLIM (Regional Climate Change, www.reklim.de). Professor at the Universities of Bremen (1989-1995 and since 2001) and Kiel (1995-2001). Participation in eight several-months long polar expeditions with the German research icebreaker Polarstern, six of them as Chief Scientist. 1991 Polar Meteorology Award (Georgi-Award) of the Geo-Union. 2005 Honorable Professor of the China Meteorological Administration. 2010 Bayer Climate Award. For over 25 years, participation in international bodies in the field of climate and polar research. From 1995 to 2006 Member, and from 2000 to 2006 Chairman of the Joint Scientific Committee, the scientific steering body for the World Climate Research Programme. Contributions to all IPCC reports (Contributing Author FAR 1990, SAR-1995, TAR 2001, Coordinating Lead Author AR4-2007; Review Editor AR5-2013). Member of the WBGU since 2013. Member of the WBGU since 2013.