POLMAR courses 2016

Month Date Course Topic Lecturer(s) / Trainer(s) Course Type
2016        
January 13 - 15 How to present at international conferences Dr. Gunther Tress
(Tress & Tress München)
General
  19 & 21 - 22
(MARUM,
University of Bremen)
Statistics - An Introduction to Hypothesis Testing and Parameter Estimation
(using R), Part 1
Prof. Dr. Dieter Wolf-Gladrow (AWI),
Dr. Karin Boos (Univ. Bremen)
Expert
  19 Bremen Fireside Chats: Tim Schröder Tim Schröder, freelance science journalist Expert
  25 - 26 SX-ACE – Fundamentals, Code Porting and Optimisation
(introductory and advanced level)
Dr. Dirk Barbi (AWI) & Dr. Jens-Olaf Beismann
(Senior Benchmarking Analyst, Fa. NEC)
Expert
February 16 Bremen Fireside Chats: Antje Buss Antje Buss, consultant Expert
  17 - 19
(MARUM,
University of Bremen)
Statistics - An Introduction to Hypothesis Testing and Parameter Estimation
(using R), Part 2
Prof. Dr. Dieter Wolf-Gladrow (AWI),
Dr. Karin Boos (Univ. Bremen)
Expert
  23 - 25
(Potsdam)
Introduction into Geographical Information Systems (GIS) Dr. Antonie Haas, AWI General
March 9 - postponed to April 27 !!! Third Party funding for doctoral candidates and postdocs   General
  9 - 11 Coping with the challenges of a PhD project Dr. Bärbel Tress
(Tress & Tress München)
Introductory
  15 - 17 Introduction into Geographical Information Systems (GIS) Dr. Antonie Haas, AWI General
  22 Bremen Fireside Chats: Dr. Angelika Dummermuth Dr. Angelika Dummermuth, head of Directorate's Office (AWI) Expert
April 5 Understanding peer-reviewed publishing Dr. Gunther Tress
(Tress & Tress München)
Introductory
  6 - 8 How to publish in peer-reviewed journals
(scientific writing)
Dr. Gunther Tress
(Tress & Tress München)
Expert
  13 - 15 Programming in R for data analyses Prof. Dr. Stephan Frickenhaus (AWI) Expert
  21 - 26 Seagoing practical on RV "Heincke" Prof. Dr. J. Bijma (AWI) & Prof. V. Unnithan
(Jacobs University)
Introductory
  27 NEW DATE! Third-party funding
for doctoral candidates
and postdocs
Dr. Lars Henning & Imke Fries (AWI) General
May 2 - 4
(Potsdam)
NEW DATE!
How to present at international conferences Dr. Gunther Tress
(Tress & Tress München)
General
  5 - 14
(Canary Islands/
Bremerhaven)
Sediment Acoustics Training Cruise with RV Polarstern
Dr. G. Kuhn, Dr. B. Dorschel, Dr. F. Niessen (AWI) Expert
  27
(Haus der Wissenschaft,
Bremen)
Career Paths in Marine and Climate Sciences POLMAR, GLOMAR et al. Symposium
  30 - June 2
(Potsdam)
AWI PhD Days DokTeam  
June 16 - 17 Self and Time Management Sabine Lerch, soft skills for science Expert
  20 AWI-IUP Blockseminar "Polar mid-latitude linkages"    
  28 Paper Clinic Dr. Gunther Tress
(Tress & Tress München)
Expert
July 17 - 24
(Austrian Alps)
Glaciological field trip to Austrian Alps Prof. O. Eisen, AWI & Dr. Chr. Mayer, KEG Expert
September 7 - 8 Electronics & Interfaces – Technical Basics and Troubleshooting Fielax GmbH
21 - 23 Reconstructing Antarctic Ice Sheet
dynamics during the
late Quaternary using its marine
geological record
Dr. C.-D. Hillenbrand, British Antarctic Survey Expert
  28 - 30
(Potsdam)
Programming in R for data analyses Prof. Dr. Stephan Frickenhaus (AWI) Expert
October 5 - 7 Coping with the challenges of a PhD project Dr. Bärbel Tress (Tress & Tress München) Introductory
  4 - 5 (new date!) Compositional Data Analysis Prof. Dr. Michael Greenacre Expert
  18 - 21 Compact Course in Marine Sciences:
Biogeochemical oceanography
and climate
Dr. Claudia Hanfland & colleagues (AWI) Compact / Interdisciplinary
November 1 - 4 Introduction to Optical Remote Sensing Dr. Birigt Heim (AWI), Therese Keck (FU Berlin) Expert
  8 Understanding peer-reviewed publishing Dr. Gunther Tress (Tress & Tress München) Introductory
  9 - 11 How to publish in peer-reviewed journals
(scientific writing)
Dr. Gunther Tress (Tress & Tress München) Expert
15 Bremen Fireside Chats: Dr. Eva Philipp Dr. Eva Philipp (AWI alumna), project manager, Onshore & Offshore Wind Projects, Vattenfall Europe Windkraft GmbH Expert
  23 - 24 Leadership skills Sabine Lerch, soft skills for science Expert
December8 AWI Science Meeting AWI PhD students