Dr. Lennart Schüler

Post Doc

Multiscale Modelling and Simulation
Department Computational Hydrosystems
Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ



Permoserstraße 15
04318 Leipzig, Germany
+49 341 235 1973
+49 341 235 1939

Lennart Schüler

Research topics

  • Earth System Modelling
  • Coupling different earth system compartments
  • data assimilation in (geo)hydrology


since 09/2016

01/2013 - 09/2016

07/2012 - 12/2012

10/2006 - 06/2012

Post Doc at the UFZ

PhD student at the University of Jena and the UFZ

Dissertation: "Filtered Density Functions for Uncertainty Assessments of Transport in Groundwater", supervisors Prof. Dr. Sabine Attinger and PD Dr. Nicolae Suciu

Research assistant at the Leibniz-Institute of Atmospheric Physics

Diplom in physics at the University of Rostock

Thesis: "A one-dimensional model for deep-water dependencies in the Baltic Sea" at the Leibniz Institute for Baltic Sea Research Warnemünde, supervisor Prof. Dr. Hans Burchard


  • Zozmann, H., L. Schüler, X. Fu & E. Gawel (2024). Autonomous and policy-induced behavior change during the COVID-19 pandemic: Towards understanding and modeling the interplay of behavioral adaptation. PLOS ONE, 19, 5. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0296145
  • Berger, U., ..., L. Schüler, ..., V. Grimm (2024). Towards reusable building blocks for agent-based modelling and theory development. Environmental Modelling & Software, 175, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envsoft.2024.106003
  • Müller, S., L. Schüler, A. Zech, F. Heße (2022). GSTools v1.3: a toolbox for geostatistical modelling in Python. Geoscientific Model Development, 15, 7. https://doi.org/10.5194/gmd-15-3161-2022
  • Mertel, A., J, Vyskočil, L. Schüler, W. Schlechte-Wełnicz & J. M. Calabrese (2022). Fine-scale variation in the effect of national border on COVID-19 spread: A case study of the Saxon-Czech border region. Spatial and Spatio-temporal Epidemiology. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.sste.2022.100560
  • Schüler, L., J. M. Calabrese & S. Attinger (2021). Data driven high resolution modeling and spatial analyses of the COVID-19 pandemic in Germany. PLOS ONE, 16, 8. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0254660
  • Baroni, G., B. Schalge, O. Rakovec, R. Kumar, L. Schüler, L. Samaniego, C. Simmer & S. Attinger (2019). A comprehensive distributed hydrological modelling inter‐comparison to support processes representation and data collection strategies. Water Resources Research, 55. https://doi.org/10.1029/2018WR023941
  • Schüler, L. & S. Müller (2019, January 18). GeoStat-Framework/GSTools: Bouncy Blue (Version v1.0.1). Zenodo. http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.2543658
  • Schüler, L., N. Suciu, P. Knabner, S. Attinger (2016). A time dependent mixing model to close PDF transport equations for transport in heterogeneous aquifers, Adv. Water Resour., 96, 55-67
  • Suciu, N., L. Schüler, S. Attinger, P. Knabner (2016). Towards a filtered density function approach for reactive transport in groundwater, Adv. Water Resour., 90, 83-98
  • Suciu, N., L. Schüler, S. Attinger, C. Vamoş, P. Knabner (2015). Consistency issues in PDF methods. An. St. Univ. Ovidius Constanta, Ser. Mat. 23 (3)
  • Suciu, N., F. A. Radu, S. Attinger, L. Schüler, P. Knabner (2015). A Fokker–Planck approach for probability distributions of species concentrations transported in heterogeneous media. J. Comput. Appl. Math. 289, 241-252    
  • Carminati, A., C. L. Schneider, A. B. Moradi, M. Zarebanadkouki, D. Vetterlein, H.-J. Vogel, A. Hildebrandt, U. Weller, L. Schüler, S. E. Oswald (2011). How the rhizosphere may favor water availability to roots. Vadose Zone J., 10(3), 988-998.