Development of innovative weather and power forecast models
for the grid integration of weather dependent energy sources

Team

Fraunhofer IWES

Project leader

Dr. Malte Siefert

Strategic coordination

Dr. Jan Dobschinski

Deterministic power forecasts

Dr. Arne Wessel
Foreward operator wind,
Det. power forecasts wind

Dr. Yves-Marie Saint-Drenan
Foreward operator PV,
Det. power forecasts PV

Dr. Garrett Good
Shortest term forecast PV

Stephan Vogt
Grid node forecast wind

Dr. Axel Braun
Det. power forecasts wind

Dr. Britta Mey
Det. power forecasts wind
Datamanagement

Probabilistic power forecasts

Dr. Rafael Fritz
Prob. power forecasts PV,
Datamanagement

Dr. Scott Otterson
Prob. power forecasts wind

Thomas Kanefendt
Ensemble power forecasts wind

Computer science for power and energy systems

Wolfgang Slaby
Computer science for power and
energy systems

Deutscher Wetterdienst

Coordination research and development

Dr. Andreas Röpnack
Coordination of the model developments /
Integration of the model developments into numerical DWD-System


Product development und user communication

Tobias Reinartz
Development of user oriented products

Alexandros Bouras
Development of user oriented products

Data assimilation

Dr. Stefan Declair
Data assimilation of new data types

Probabilistic weather forecasts

Dr. Tobias Tröndle
Improved ensemble generation

Zied Ben Bouallegue
Ensemble verification and statistical post-processing, focus on PV

Tobias Heppelmann
Ensemble verification and statistical post-processing, focus on wind

Model Output Statistics

Dr. Gernot Vogt
Model Output Statistics, ModelMix

Data management

David Hansmeier
Technical data management