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Julius Polz, M.Sc.

Julius Polz, M.Sc.

PhD Student
group: Regional Climate and Hydrology
room: 049 Campus Alpin
phone: +49 8821 183-247
julius polzHsp2∂kit edu


Short CV:

  • 2011-2015 Ludwig-Maximilians Universität München, B.Sc. in Mathematics with a minor in Biology
  • 2015-2018 Ludwig-Maximilians Universität München, M.Sc. in Mathematics
  • Since 12/2018 PhD student at KIT IMK-IFU

PhD topic:
Bayesian statistics and machine learning for commercial microwave link data processing

Research interest:

  • Quantitative precipitation estimation with commercial microwave links
  • Environmental data science: Data mining, deep learning, probabilistic modeling


  • Near-Realtime Quantitative Precipitation Estimation and Prediction (RealPEP), DFG FOR 2589


  • Polz, J., Chwala, C., Graf, M., and Kunstmann, H.: Rain event detection in commercial microwave link attenuation data using convolutional neural networks, Atmos. Meas. Tech. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-2019-412, in review, 2019. 
  • Graf, M., Chwala, C., Polz, J., and Kunstmann, H.: Rainfall estimation from a German-wide commercial microwave link network: Optimized processing and validation for one year of data, Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-2019-423, in review, 2019.

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