Dr. Carl-Friedrich Schleussner

Scientific Advisor


+49 (0)30 259 22 95-41

Carl supports the team in climate physics related questions as well as climate impacts and is a co-author of the second and third Turn Down the Heat report for the World Bank. Carl is author of a series of peer-reviewed scientific studies.

Since 2009 he is a guest scientist at the Potsdam Institute of Climate Impact Research working on various climate related research topics such as the stability of the North Atlantic Ocean Circulation, continental moisture recycling in South America and the relation between climate extremes and civil conflicts. He has expertise in climate modelling, analysing climate data and non-linear time series analysis techniques. Carl holds a PhD in Climate Physics at the University of Potsdam under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Anders Levermann.

Carl’s profile at the Potsdam Institute of Climate Impact Research


    • Climate Action Tracker Reports and Updates
    • Warning of climate science - again - written in Doha sand Niklas Höhne, Marion Vieweg, Bill Hare, Michiel Schaeffer, Joeri Rogelj, Marcia Rocha, Johannes Gütschow, Carl-­‐Friedrich Schleussner, Felix Fallasch, Julia Larkin, Hanna Fekete, (2012)