Prof. Stefan Rahmstorf


Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research

PO Box 60 12 03

14412 Potsdam


Tel: +49 331 2882688

Fax: +49 331 2882600


Scientific staff :
Silvia Kodeih

Professor for physics of the oceans at Potsdam University (since 2000) and head of the Earth System Analysis Department at the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research. Focus on the role of ocean currents in climate change. Scientist at the New Zealand Oceanographic Institute and the Institute of Marine Science in Kiel (1991-1996). 1999 1 million US-Dollar Centennial Fellowship Award of the James S. McDonnell foundation (USA). Memberships: NOAA Panel on Abrupt Climate Change (since 2000); Advisory board on sustainable development of the state of Baden-Württemberg (since 2002). Member of the WBGU since 2004.