Prof. Dr. Sabine Attinger

Head of the Department CES
sabine.attinger@ufz.de

phone.: ++49 (0)341 235 1250
fax: ++49 (0)341 235 1939

Permoserstraße 15
04318 Leipzig, Germany

Sabine Attinger

Education

1987-1989

Studies at Ruhr-University Bochum, Department of Medicine

1889

"Physikum" in Medicine (First Examination)

1989-1994

Studies at Ruhr-University Bochum and University of Heidelberg Department of Physics

1994

Diploma in Physics (Theoretical (Statistical) Physics)

1997

Ph.D. in Theoretical (Statistical) Physics

1997-2004

at the ETH Zurich

2001

Visiting Fellow at Stanford University, USA (SNF funded)

2002-2003

Scientific Coordinator of the Computational Laboratory of the ETH, Zurich

2004

Marie-Heim-Vögtlin Grant (SNF) at the Institute of Terrestrial Ecology, ETH Zurich

August 2004

Habilitation at ETH Zurich (Physics of Terrestrial Systems)

2004

Offer for a Professorship at the Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena

since
May 2004

at the Centre of Environmental Research Halle-Leipzig


Principal Research Interests

Multi Scale Terrestrial Systems, Modelling Flow and Transport Processes in Surface- and Subsurface Hydrology, Multiscale Modelling, Stochastic Modelling, Geostatistics


Awards

2001 ETH-SEU Award


Books

"Multiscale Modelling and Simulation", Eds: S. Attinger and P. Koumoutsakos, Lecture Notes in Computational Science, Vol. 39 (21180-2), 2004


Publication list (papers in reviewed journals)

"Temporal behaviour of a solute cloud in a chemically heterogeneous porous medium",
Attinger, S., M. Dentz, H. Kinzelbach and W. Kinzelbach, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 386, 77-104, 1999

"Temporal behaviour of a solute cloud in a heterogeneous porous medium: Point like injection",
M. Dentz, H. Kinzelbach, S. Attinger and W. Kinzelbach, Water Resour. Res., Vol. 36, No. 12, 3591-3604, 2000

"Temporal behaviour of a solute cloud in a heterogeneous porous medium: Spatially extended injection",
M. Dentz, H. Kinzelbach, S. Attinger and W. Kinzelbach, Water Resour. Res., Vol. 36, No. 12, 3605-3614, 2000

"Transport of a Decay Chain in Homogeneous Porous media: Analytical solutions",
P. Bauer, S. Attinger and W. Kinzelbach, Journal of Contaminant Hydrology, Vol.49, 217-239, 2001

"Macrodispersion in a Radially Diverging Flow Field with finite Peclet Numbers I: Perturbation Theory Approach",
I. Neuweiler, S. Attinger and W. Kinzelbach, Water Resour. Res. Vol. 37 , No. 3 , 481-494, 2001

"Macrodispersion in a Radially Diverging Flow Field with finite Peclet Numbers II: Homogenization Theory Approach",
S. Attinger , I. Neuweiler and W. Kinzelbach, Water Resour. Res. Vol. 37 , No. 3 , 495 –506, 2001

"Filtering Procedures in Heterogeneous Porous Media: Numerical results",
S. Attinger, J. Eberhard and N. Neuss Computing and Visualization in Science, 5, 67-72, 2002

"Multi-Scale modelling of Nonlinearly Adsorbing Solute Transport",
S. Attinger, J. Dimitrova and W. Kinzelbach, SIAM Journal of Multiscale Modeling and Simulation, Vol 1, No 3, 408-431, 2003

"Macrodispersivity for transport in arbitrary nonuniform flow fields: Asymptotic and preasymptotic results",
I. Lunati, S. Attinger and W. Kinzelbach, Water Resour. Res., Vol 38, No.10, 1187, 2002

"Large Scale Mixing for Immiscible Displacement in Heterogeneous Porous Media",
I.Neuweiler, S. Attinger and W. Kinzelbach, Transport in Porous Media, 51, 287-314, 2003

"Generalized Coarse Graining Procedures in Heterogeneous Porous Media",
S. Attinger, Computational Geosciences ,Vol 7, No 4, 253-273, 2003

"Numerical studies of the temporal behaviour of a solute cloud in a two-dimensional heterogeneous porous medium",
M.Dentz, H. Kinzelbach, S. Attinger and W. Kinzelbach, Phys.Rev.E, 67, 046306, 2003

"Temporal behaviour of a solute cloud in a heterogeneous porous medium III: numerical simulations",
M. Dentz, H. Kinzelbach, S. Attinger and W. Kinzelbach, Water Resources Research, Vol 38, No 7, 23.1-13.13, 2002

"Uncertainty estimation of well head protection zones: A Lagrangian approximation",
F. Stauffer, S. Attinger, S. Zimmermann and W. Kinzelbach, Water Resources Research, Vol. 38, No 11, 20.1-20.8, 2002

"Parametrizing macro-dispersivity: first pick a length scale"
S. Attinger, Hydrological Processes, 16, 1685-1687, 2002

"Exact Transversal Macrodispersion Coefficients for Transport in Heterogeneous Formations",
S. Attinger and Marco Dentz, Stochastic Environmental Risk and Research Assessment, Volume 18, No. 1, 9-15 , 2004

"Effective dispersion in heterogeneous Media under Random Transient Flow Conditions",
O. Cirpka and S. Attinger, Water Res. Res., 39(9), 1257, 2003

"Coarse Graining for upscaling of flow in heterogeneous porous media",
J. Eberhard, G. Wittum and S. Attinger, accepted for publication in SIAM MMS, 2004

"Coarse Graining and Multigrid for flow in heterogeneous porous media",
J. Eberhard, G. Wittum and S. Attinger, submitted for publication in SIAM SISC, 2003

"Nonlocal Mixing Behavior of nonlinearly adsorbing solutes in heterogeneous aquifers",
J. Micha, S. Attinger and W. Kinzelbach, submitted for publication in Advances of Water Resources, 2004

"Homogenization of the Henry Problem in Hetereogeneous Formations",
R. Held, S. Attinger and W. Kinzelbach, submitted for publication to Water Resources Research, 2004

"Subscale Mixing Coefficients for Solute Transport",
S. Attinger, submitted for publication to Water Resources Research, 2004