Dr. Benjamin Männel

Benjamin Männel
Dr. Benjamin Männel
Group Leader
Telegrafenberg
Building A 17, Room 10.21
14473 Potsdam
+49 331 288-2815
benjamin.maennel@gfz-potsdam.de

Function and Responsibilities:

  • Head of the Research Group "GNSS IGS Analysis Center" (Section 1.1)
  • Deputy speaker for the Modular Earth Science Infrastructure (MESI)

Research Interests:

  • high-quality GNSS processing including orbit determination
  • combination of space geodetic techniques on satellites
  • satellite tracking with VLBI

Career:

  • since 2016 research associate at GFZ Potsdam
  • 2011 - 2016 research assistant at the Institute of Geodesy and Photogrammetry, ETH Zürich

Education:

  • 2011 - 2016 PhD studies at ETH Zürich
  • 2006 - 2011 Diploma studies Geodesy, TU Dresden

Projects:

Research Boards and Committees:

  • 2015-2017 IVS Working Group on Satellite Observation with VLBI
  • since 2016 GGOS Standing Committee on Performance Simulations and Architectural Trade-offs (Co-Chair)

Publications