Guy Brasseur#


Guy Brasseur
Email:guy.brasseur 'at' hzg.de
Membership Number:2060
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:GERMANY
Section:EARTH & COSMIC SCIENCES
Username:gbrasseur
Homepage:http://www.mpimet.mpg.de/en/staff/ohneabteilung/guy-brasseur



Present and Previous Positions
  • Senior Scientist and Group Leader at the Max Planck Institute for Meteorology in Hamburg, Germany
  • since 2011 Distinguished Scholar at the National Center for Atmospheric Research in Boulder, CO, USA
  • 2009-2014 Director of the Climate Service Center (CSC) in Hamburg, Germany and External Member of the Max Planck Institute for Meteorology in Hamburg, Germany
  • 2009-2011 Part-time Senior Scientist at the National Center for Atmospheric Research in Boulder, CO, USA
  • 2006-2009 Associate Director of the National Center for Atmospheric Research, and Head of the NCAR Earth and Sun Systems Laboratory (ESSL), Boulder, Colorado, USA
  • 1999-2006 Director at the Max-Planck-Institute for Meteorology, Hamburg (Department “Atmosphere in the Earth System”), and Member of the Max-Planck-Society, Munich, Germany
  • 2000-2006 CEO and Scientific Director of the Deutsches Klimarechenzentrum (DKRZ), Hamburg, Germany
  • 1990-2011 Senior Scientist, National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR), Boulder, Colorado, USA
  • 1990-1999 Director, Atmospheric Chemistry Division, National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, Colorado, USA, and head of the Global Modeling Project.
  • 1995-1996 Associate Research Director, Service d’Aéronomie du Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), Verrières-le-Buisson, France
  • 1989-1990 Acting Director, Atmospheric Chemistry Division, National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, Colorado, USA
  • 1988-1990 Scientist III, National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, Colorado, USA. Head of the Atmospheric Chemistry Modeling Section
  • 1985-1988 "Chercheur Qualifié" at the Belgian Fund for Scientific Research

Fields of Scholarship
  • Global Change
  • Climate variability
  • Chemistry-climate relations
  • Biosphere-atmosphere interactions
  • Climate change
  • Stratospheric ozone depletion
  • Global air pollution including tropospheric ozone
  • Solar-terrestrial relations

Honours and Awards
  • Member of the Academia Europaea
  • Foreign Member of the Norwegian Academy of Sciences and Letters
  • Founding and Ordinary Member of the Academy of Sciences of Hamburg, Germany
  • Associate Member of the Royal Academy of Belgium, Section: Technology and Society
  • Member of the Research Board of the Austrian Academy of Sciences (2011-2013)
  • Doctor Honoris Causa of the University Pierre and Marie Curie, Paris, 2005
  • Doctor Honoris Causa of the University of Oslo, Norway, 2008
  • Doctor Honoris Causa of the University of Athens, Greece, 2010
  • Fellow of the American Geophysical Union (2005)


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