Reports / Publications

Reports (only in German)

Verbundbericht Modul A MOSAIK [UC]2 Phase 1

Abschlussbericht UseUClim [UC]2 Phase 1

Abschlussbericht KliMoPrax [UC]2 Phase 1

IKonzeptstudie: Mainstreaming (Stadt-)Klimawandel im Planungs- und Stadtentwicklungsalltag

Evaluationsbericht zur Praxistauglichkeit von PALM-4U

Handbuch: PALM-4U für die Praxis


Fallmann, J., Emeis, S. (2020): How to bring urban and global climate studies together with urban planning and architecture? Developments in the Built Environment, 4, 9.

Klausner, T., Mertens, M., Huntrieser, H., Baumann, R., Galkowski, M., Kuhlmann, G., Fiehn, A., Jöckel, P., Pühl, M., Roiger, A. (2020): Urban greenhouse gas emissions from the Berlin area: A case study on aircraft-based CO2 and CH4 in situ observations in summer 2018. Elem Sci Anth, 8(1), p.15,

Gronemeier, T. and M. Sühring (2019): On the Effects of Lateral Openings on Courtyard Ventilation and Pollution – a Large-Eddy Simulation Study. Atmosphere, 10 (2), 63,

Halbig, G., Steuri B., Büter B., Heese I., Schultze J., Stecking M., Stratbücker S., Willen L., Winkler M. (2019): User requirements and case studies to evaluate the practicability and usability of the urban climate model PALM-4U. – Met. Z. Vol. 28, 2, 139–146, DOI:10.1127/metz/2019/0914.

Kurppa M., A. Hellsten, P. Roldin, H. Kokkola, J. Tonttila, C. Kent, P. Kumar, B. Maronga, and L. Järvi (2019): Implementation of the sectional aerosol module SALSA into the PALM model system 6.0: Model development and first evaluation, Geosci. Model Dev., 12, 1403–1422.

Scherer, D., Ament F., Emeis S., Fehrenbach U., Leitl B., Scherber K., Schneider C., Vogt U. (2019): Three-dimensional observation of atmospheric processes in three German cities. Met. Z., Vol. 28, 2, 121-138, DOI: 10.1127/metz/2019/0911.

Scherer, D., Antretter F., Bender S., Cortekar J., Emeis S., Fehrenbach U., Groß G., Halbig G., Hasse J., Maronga B., Raasch S., Scherber K. (2019): Urban Climate Under Change [UC]2 - A National  Research Programme for Developing a Building-Resolving Atmospheric Model for Entire City Regions. Met. Z., Vol. 28, 2, 95-104. DOI: 10.1127/metz/2019/0913.

Li H., Meier F., Lee X., Chakraborty T., Liu J., Schaap M., Sodoudi S. (2018): Interaction between urban heat island and urban pollution island during summer in Berlin. Science of The Total Environment, 636, 818–828.

Maronga, B., G. Groß, S. Raasch, S. Banzhaf, R. Forkel, W. Heldens, F. Kanani-Sühring, A. Matzarakis, M. Mauder, D. Pavlik, J. Pfafferott, S. Schubert, G. Seckmeyer, H. Sieker, K. Trusilova (2018): Development of a new urban climate model based on the model PALM - Project overview, planned work, and first achievements, Met. Z., Vol. 28, 2, 105-119. DOI: 10.1127/metz/2019/0909.

Sodoudi S., Zhang H., Chi X., Müller F., Li H. (2018): The influence of spatial configuration of green areas on microclimate and thermal comfort. Urban Forestry & Urban Greening, 34, 85-96. DOI: 10.1016/j.ufug.2018.06.002.

Gronemeier, T., S. Raasch, and E. Ng (2017): Effects of Unstable Stratification on Ventilation in Hong Kong. Atmosphere, 8 (9), 168,

Resler, J., P Krc, M. Belda, P. Jurus, N. Benesova, J. Lopata, O. Vlcek, D. Damaskova, K. Eben, P. Derbek, B. Maronga, and F. Kanani-Sühring, 2017: PALM-USM v1.0: A new urban surface model integrated into the PALM large-eddy simulation model, Geosci. Model Dev., 10, 3635–3659, DOI: 10.5194/gmd-10-3635-2017.


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Module C (KliMoPrax, UseUClim)