Dr. Juliane Mai

Das bin ich!

Postdoctoral researcher
Group of Regional Ecophysiology
Department Computational Hydrosystems (CHS)
Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research UFZ

Email
Phone
Fax
Address

juliane.mai@ufz.de
0341 235 1890
0341 235 1939
Permoserstraße 15
04318 Leipzig


Research topics


Scientific Career

2001 - 2005

Study of Business Mathematics (Diploma)
University of Applied Sciences HTWK Leipzig

Topic:
Zielorientierte Selektion von Vergangenheitsdaten zur Verbesserung der Qualitätsplanung in der Halbzeugfertigung

2005 - 2007

Study of Applied Mathematics (Master)
University of Applied Sciences HTWK Leipzig

Topic:
Nutzung von Computertomographie-Daten zur Modellierung einer knöchernen Struktur

2007 - 2011

PhD student
Department Computational Hydrosystems
Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research

Topic:
From environmental contaminants to cellular response: A 3D approach to model the distribution and interaction of contaminants in living cells. pdf

since 2011

Postdoctoral researcher
Department Computational Hydrosystems
Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research

Topic:
Develop methods and codes for parameter inversion and parameter reduction of complex models

10/2015 - 12/2015

Visiting Scientist
Bryan Tolson's Lab
University of Waterloo, Canada

Topic:
Multi-objective calibration of a hydrologic model


Publications

  • Mai, J., Trump, S., Ali, R., Schiltz, R.L., Hager, G., Hanke, T., Lehmann, I., Attinger, S. (2011):
    Are assumptions about the model type necessary in reaction-diffusion modeling? A FRAP application
    Biophys. J. 100 (5), 1178 - 1188
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  • Michaelson, J., Trump, S., Rudzok, S., Gräbsch, C., Madureira, D.J., Dautel, F., Mai, J., Attinger, S., Schirmer, K., von Bergen, M., Lehmann, I., Beyer, A. (2011):
    Transcriptional signatures of regulatory and toxic responses to benzo-[a]-pyrene exposure
    BMC Genomics 12 , art. 502
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  • Göhler, M., Mai, J., Cuntz, M. (2013):
    Use of eigendecomposition in a parameter sensitivity analysis of the Community Land Model
    J. Geophys. Res. 118 (2), 904 - 921
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  • Mai, J., Trump, S., Lehmann, I., Attinger, S. (2013):
    Parameter importance in FRAP acquisition and analysis: a simulation approach
    Biophys. J. 104 (9), 2089 - 2097
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  • Wehrer, M., Mai, J., Attinger, S., Totsche, K.U. (2013):
    Kinetic control of contaminant release from NAPLs – Information potential of concentration time profiles
    Environ. Pollut. 179 , 301 - 314
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  • Thober, S., Mai, J., Zink, M., Samaniego, L. (2014):
    Stochastic temporal disaggregation of monthly precipitation for regional gridded data sets
    Water Resour. Res. 50 (11), 8714 - 8735
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  • Cuntz, M., Mai, J., Zink, M., Thober, S., Kumar, R., Schäfer, D., Schrön, M., Craven, J.R., Rakovec, O., Spieler, D., Prykhodko, V., Dalmasso, G., Musuuza, J., Langenberg, B., Attinger, S., Samaniego, L. (2015):
    Computationally inexpensive identification of noninformative model parameters by sequential screening
    Water Resour. Res. 51 (8), 6417 - 6441
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  • Kumar, R., Musuuza, J.L., Van Loon, A.F., Teuling, A.J., Barthel, R., Ten Broek, J., Mai, J., Samaniego, L., Attinger, S. (2015):
    Multiscale evaluation of the Standardized Precipitation Index as a groundwater drought indicator
    Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Diss. 12 (8), 7405 - 7436
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  • Nijzink, R.C., Samaniego, L., Mai, J., Kumar, R., Thober, S., Zink, M., Schäfer, D., Savenije, H.H.G., Hrachowitz, M. (2015):
    The importance of topography controlled sub-grid process heterogeneity in distributed hydrological models
    Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Diss. 12 , 13301 - 13358
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  • Thober, S., Kumar, R., Sheffield, J., Mai, J., Schäfer, D., Samaniego, L. (2015):
    Seasonal soil moisture drought prediction over Europe using the North American Multi-Model Ensemble (NMME)
    J. Hydrometeorol. 16 (6), 2329 - 2344
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  • Cuntz, M., Mai, J., Samaniego, L., Clark, M., Wulfmeyer, V., Branch, O., Attinger, S., Thober, S. (2016):
    The impact of standard and hard-coded parameters on the hydrologic fluxes in the Noah-MP land surface model
    J. Geophys. Res. 121 (18), 10676 - 10700
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  • Kumar, R., Musuuza, J.L., Van Loon, A.F., Teuling, A.J., Barthel, R., Ten Broek, J., Mai, J., Samaniego, L., Attinger, S. (2016):
    Multiscale evaluation of the Standardized Precipitation Index as a groundwater drought indicator
    Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. 20 (3), 1117 - 1131
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  • Marx, A., Samaniego, L., Kumar, R., Thober, S., Mai, J., Zink, M. (2016):
    Der Dürremonitor – Aktuelle Information zur Bodenfeuchte in Deutschland
    In: Wernecke, G., Ebner von Eschenbach, A.-D., Strunck, Y., Kirschbauer, L., Müller, A. (Hrsg.)
    Wasserressourcen – Wissen im Flussgebieten vernetzen. Beiträge zum Tag der Hydrologie am 17./18. März 2016 in Koblenz, ausgerichtet von der Hochschule Koblenz und der Bundesanstalt für Gewässerkunde
    Forum für Hydrologie und Wasserbewirtschaftung 37
    Deutsche Vereinigung für Wasserwirtschaft, Abwasser und Abfall (DWA), Hennef, S. 131 - 142
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  • Nijzink, R.C., Samaniego, L., Mai, J., Kumar, R., Thober, S., Zink, M., Schäfer, D., Savenije, H.H.G., Hrachowitz, M. (2016):
    The importance of topography-controlled sub-grid process heterogeneity and semi-quantitative prior constraints in distributed hydrological models
    Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. 20 (3), 1151 - 1176
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  • Rakovec, O., Kumar, R., Mai, J., Cuntz, M., Thober, S., Zink, M., Attinger, S., Schäfer, D., Schrön, M., Samaniego, L. (2016):
    Multiscale and multivariate evaluation of water fluxes and states over European river basins
    J. Hydrometeorol. 17 (1), 287 - 307
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  • Zech, A., Müller, S., Mai, J., Heße, F., Attinger, S. (2016):
    Extending Theis' solution: Using transient pumping tests to estimate parameters of aquifer heterogeneity
    Water Resour. Res. 52 (8), 6156 - 6170
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  • Zink, M., Samaniego, L., Kumar, R., Thober, S., Mai, J., Schäfer, D., Marx, A. (2016):
    The German drought monitor
    Environ. Res. Lett. 11 (7), art. 074002
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Conference Papers

  • Mai, J., S. Attinger (2008). Modeling Motion of Contaminant BaP in Cytoplasm. Fifth International Workshop on Computational Systems Biology - WCSB 2008 - Leipzig, Germany. 11-13/06/2008 Paper_WCSB_2008.pdf (116 KB)
  • Mai, J., S. Trump, S. Attinger (2009). Analysis of spatio-temporal dynamics by atificial and real FRAP data. Sixth International Workshop on Computational Systems Biology - WCSB 2009 - Aarhus, Denmark. 10-12/06/2009 Paper_WCSB_2009.pdf (356 KB)

Talks

  • Mai, J., G. Wittum, S. Attinger (2008). The BaP-AhR-pathway: Spatio-temporal dynamics of the receptor-ligand-complex. Helmholtz Alliance on Systems Biology Status Seminar, Potsdam, Germany. 24/06/2008
  • Mai, J., S. Trump, R. Ali, T. Hanke, I. Lehmann, S. Attinger (2011). Imaging in Systems Biology. Contaminants In The Environment CITE, Leipzig, Germany. 05/04/2011
  • Mai, J., S. Trump, R. Ali, G. Hager, T. Hanke, I. Lehmann, S. Attinger (2011). Modeling spatio-temporal dynamics within living cells. SETAC Europe 21st Annual Meeting, Milano, Italy. 16/05/2011.
  • Mai, J., M. Cuntz, L. Samaniego, D. Schäfer (2014). Parameter sensitivity estimation: The different information in derivative- and variance-based methods. EGU General Assembly. Vienna, Austria. 28/04-02/05/2014
  • Mai, J., M. Cuntz, M. Shafii, M. Zink, D. Schaefer, S. Thober, L. Samaniego, and B. Tolson (2016). Single-objective vs. multi-objective calibration of a hydrologic model using single- and multi-objective screening. EGU General Assembly. Vienna, Austria. 17-22/04/2016
  • Mai, J., M. Cuntz, L. Samaniego, D. Schaefer. Computationally inexpensive identification of noninformative model parameters. REKLIM workshop, Merseburg, Germany. 27-29/04/2016
  • Mai, J., M. Shafii, M. Cuntz, B. Tolson. Multi-objective vs. single objective calibration of a hydrologic model exploring the benefit of hydrologic signatures. CMWR, Toronto, Canada. 20-24/06/2016

Poster Presentations


Please find a selection of my posters here.