Robert Schweppe

Hydrowissenschaftliche Software Entwicklung (HSD)

Helmholtz Centre
for Environmental Research − UFZ
Permoserstr. 15
04318 Leipzig, Germany

phone: (+49) 341 6025 1788

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Robert Schweppe (he/his)

Personal expertise

Short CV

since 07/2017
01/2014 – 06/2017

Project engineer at HYDRON GmbH, Karlsruhe, Germany

04/2013 – 10/2013

Student Research Assistant at the Department of Computational Landscape Ecology at the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research, Leipzig, Germany

07/2007 – 06/2010 &

10/2011 – 04/2012

Student Research Assistant at the Troposheric Aerosols working group at the Leibniz Institute for Tropospheric Research, Leipzig, Germany

10/2011 – 12/2013

Master of Science "Management of Natural Resources", Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg, Master's thesis: “Assessing the impact of HRU aggregation schemes on model performance in SWAT”

10/2007 – 07/2010

Bachelor of Science "Geography", University of Leipzig, Bachelor's thesis: "Characterization and source analysis of atmospheric aerosol particles at ZOTTO, Siberia"

10/2012 – 10/2013

 01-2022 - 03-2022

scholarship holder of the private-public Deutschlandstipendium

fellowship holder of the Helmholtz Field Study Fellowship programme


Feigl, M., Thober, S., Schweppe, R., Herrnegger, M., Samaniego, L., and Schulz, K.: Automatic regionalization of model parameters for hydrological models, Wat. Res. Res., 58, 12,, 2022.

Schweppe, R., Thober, S., Müller, S., Kelbling, M., Kumar, R., Attinger, S.,
and Samaniego, L.: MPR 1.0: a stand-alone multiscale parameter regionalization tool
for improved parameter estimation of land surface models, Geosci. Model Dev., 15, 1–24, 2022.

Heintzenberg, J., Birmili, W., Otto, R., Andreae, M. O., Mayer, J.-C., Chi, X., and Panov, A.: Aerosol particle number size distributions and particulate light absorption at the ZOTTO tall tower (Siberia), 2006–2009, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 8703-8719,, 2011.