Prof. Dr. Claudia Stolle

Claudia Stolle
Prof. Dr. Claudia Stolle
Albert-Einstein-Straße 42-46
Building A 42, Room 227
14473 Potsdam
+49 331 288-1230

Research Interests:

  • Earth's Magnetic Field
  • Ionosphere
  • Upper Atmosphere



Since July 2013 Head of Section 2.3 Geomagnetism at German Research Centre for Geosciences GFZ and Professor of Geomagnetism at University of Potsdam, Germany
2010 - 2013 Scientist at Technical University of Denmark (DTU Space)
2004 - 2010 Postdoc at German Research Centre for Geosciences GFZ
2003 Marie-Curie-fellow at Sodankylä Geophysical Observatory, University of Oulu, Finland
2000 - 2004 PhD student at University of Leipzig, Institute for Meteorology, Germany


2005 Doctorate (Dr. rer. nat.) in Meteorology, University of Leipzig, Germany
2000 M.Sc. (Diplôme d' Études Approfondies (DEA)) «Ocean, atmosphere and environment», University of  Toulouse III "Paul Sabatier" (France)
1998 B.Sc. (Vordiplom) in Meteorology, University of Leipzig, Germany

Research Boards and Committees:

  • Scientifc Advisory Board, Leibniz-Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Kühlungsborn, Germany
  • High Altitude Observatory - External Advisory Committee, NCAR/UCAR, Boulder 
  • Swarm DISC Advisory Board
  • Vice-Chair of COSPAR Sub-Commission C1
  • Scientific Advisory Council, Jicamarca Radio Observatory (Peru), NSF
  • Geo.X Steering Committee
  • Board of Trustees, Magnus Haus Berlin


  • 2019 Editors’ Citation for Excellence in Refereeing for Geophysical Research Letters, 2020
  • Member of AcademiaNet, Nomination by German Research Foundation (DFG), since 2016
  • Fellow of the Christiane Nüsslein-Volhard-Foundation, 2008/2009
  • Marie-Curie-Fellow at Sodankylä Geophysical Observatory, Oulu Universität (Finland), 2003
  • DAAD fellow at CNRS and University of Toulouse III "Paul Sabatier" (France), 1999/2000