Daniel Fenner

Career progression

  • Since 11/2014: Research assistant and PhD student at the Chair of Climatology
  • 2011 - 2014: M.Sc. Environmental Science and Technology at the TU Berlin, title of thesis: "Evaluation of two gridded atmospheric data sets with respect to heat-related mortality in Berlin, Germany, during 2001-2010"
  • 2011 - 2014: Student assistant at the Chair of Climatology
  • 09/2009 - 04/2010: Exchange student at McGill University in Montreal (Canada)
  • 2007 - 2011: B.Sc. Environmental Science and Technology at the TU Berlin


Research fields


Publications (peer-reviewed)

  • Fenner, D., F. Meier, B. Bechtel, M. Otto, D. Scherer (2017): Intra and inter local climate zone variability of air temperature as observed by crowdsourced citizen weather stations in Berlin, Germany. Meteorol. Z.. Accepted.
  • Bechtel, B., M. Demuzere, P. Sismanidis, D. Fenner, O. Brousse, C. Beck, F. Van Coillie, O. Conrad, I. Keramitsoglou, A. Middel, G. Mills, D. Niyogi, M. Otto, L. See, M.-L. Verdonck (2017): Quality of Crowdsourced Data on Urban Morphology - The Human Influence Experiment (HUMINEX). Urban Sci. 1 (2): 15. DOI: 10.3390/urbansci1020015. Link to the paper
  • Jänicke, B., F. Meier, D. Fenner, U. Fehrenbach, A. Holtmann, D. Scherer (2017): Urban-rural differences in near-surface air temperature as resolved by the Central Europe Refined analysis (CER): sensitivity to planetary boundary layer schemes and urban canopy models. Int. J. Climatol. 37 (4): 2063-2079. DOI: 10.1002/joc.4835. Link to the paper
  • Meier, F., D. Fenner, T. Grassmann, M. Otto, D. Scherer (2017): Crowdsourcing air temperature from citizen weather stations for urban climate research. Urban Clim. 19: 170-191. DOI: 10.1016/j.uclim.2017.01.006. Link to the paper
  • Grossman-Clarke, S., S. Schubert, D. Fenner (2017): Urban effects on summertime air temperature in Germany under climate change. Int. J. Climatol. 37 (2): 905-917. DOI: 10.1002/joc.4748. Link zum Paper
  • Kuik, K., A. Lauer, G. Churkina, H. A. C. Denier van der Gon, D. Fenner, K. A. Mar, T. M. Butler (2016): Air quality modelling in the Berlin-Brandenburg region using WRF-Chem v3.7.1: sensitivity to resolution of model grid and input data. Geosci. Model Dev. 9: 4339-4363. DOI: 10.5194/gmd-9-4339-2016. Link to the paper
  • Fenner, D., F. Meier, D. Scherer, A. Polze (2014): Spatial and temporal air temperature variability in Berlin, Germany, during the years 2001-2010. Urban Clim. 10 (2): 308-331. DOI: 10.1016/j.uclim.2014.02.004. Link to the paper


Other publications

  • Fenner, D., H.-G. Mücke, D. Scherer (2015): Inner-city air temperature as indicator for health risks in cities using Berlin as an example. (in German) UMID 1: 30-38. Link to the paper


Selected conference contributions

  • Fenner, D., F. Meier, B. Bechtel, M. Otto, D. Scherer (2017): Using crowdsourced data from citizen weather stations to analyse air temperature in local climate zones in Berlin, Germany. EGU General Assembly, April 23 - 28, 2017, Vienna, Austria.
  • Fenner, D., F. Meier, M. Otto, B. Bechtel, D. Scherer (2016): Crowdsourcing von Lufttemperaturdaten: Herausforderungen und Möglichkeiten für lokalskalige Analysen in Berlin. 35th Annual meeting AK Klima, November 04 - 06, 2016, Bad Dürkheim, Germany.
  • Fenner, D., B. Jänicke, F. Meier, U. Fehrenbach, A. Holtmann, D. Scherer (2016): Einfluss von Grenzschicht- und Stadtparametrisierungen im WRF-Modell auf bodennahe Lufttemperatur in Stadt und Umland - Sensitivitätsstudie für den Großraum Berlin. DACH-Meteorology conference, March 14 - 18, 2016, Berlin, Germany.
  • Meier, F., D. Fenner, T. Grassmann, B. Jänicke, M. Otto, D. Scherer (2016): Crowdsourcing: Neue Wetterdaten für die Erforschung des Stadtklimas? DACH-Meteorology conference, March 14 - 18, 2016, Berlin, Germany.
  • Fenner, D., S. Grossman-Clarke, S. Schubert (2015): Lufttemperaturunterschiede zwischen Stadt und Umland in Deutschland unter vergangenen und zukünftigen Bedingungen. 34th Annual meeting AK Klima, October 30 - November 1, 2015, Hattingen (Ruhr), Germany.
  • Scherer, D., U. Fehrenbach, D. Fenner, A. Holtmann, B. Jänicke, F. Meier (2015): Hitzestress-bezogene Mortalitätsrisiken in Berlin unter vergangenen, gegenwärtigen und zukünftigen Klimabedingungen. 10th German Climate Conference, September 21 - 24, 2015, Hamburg, Germany.
  • Fenner, D., F. Meier, U. Fehrenbach, D. Scherer (2015): Development of climate adaptation measures as a participative process involving citizens in a neighbourhood in Berlin, Germany. 9th International Conference on Urban Climate, July 20 - 24, 2015, Toulouse, France.
  • Meier, F., D. Fenner, T. Grassmann, B. Jänicke, M. Otto, D. Scherer (2015): Challenges and benefits from crowd-sourced atmospheric data for urban climate research using Berlin, Germany, as testbed. 9th International Conference on Urban Climate, July 20 - 24, 2015, Toulouse, France.
  • Scherer, D., U. Fehrenbach, D. Fenner, B. Jänicke, F. Meier (2015): Ein Werkzeug zur Analyse Hitzestress-bezogener Mortalitätsrisiken am Beispiel Berlins. 9th METTOOLS Conference, March 17 - 19, 2015, Offenbach, Germany.
  • Fenner, D., D. Scherer, F. Meier (2012): Regelmäßigkeiten und Abweichungen der städtischen Wärmeinsel Berlins während der letzten Dekade. 31st Annual meeting AK Klima, October 26 - 28, 2012, Berlin, Germany.
  • Scherer, D., D. Fenner, F. Meier (2012): Urban heat island anomalies in Berlin during the last decade. 8th International Conference on Urban Climate, August 6 - 10, 2012, Dublin, Ireland.

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