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Hilland, Rainer

 

Rainer Hilland, M.Sc.

Doctoral student

Werthmannstrasse 10
79085 Freiburg

Email
Tel +49 761 203 6822
Fax +49 761 203 3586
ORCiD   0000-0002-3201-2570

 

Biography

Rainer Hilland studied Geography at the University of Western Ontario, Canada. He received his B.A. Honours in 2016, and completed his M.Sc. in 2018 under the supervision of Dr. J. Voogt. From 2019 he is pursuing his PhD at the Chair of Environmental Meteorology at the University of Freiburg.

Research

Rainer Hilland's research interests are in the field of urban micrometeorology. His Master's research, titled The Effect of Sub-Facet Scale Geometry on Vertical Facet Temperatures in Urban Street Canyons, investigated micro-scale surface temperature variations of urban street canyons. His doctoral research focuses on the fundamental nature of atmospheric turbulence near the surface.

Publications

Conference contributions

  • Rainer Hilland, J.A. Voogt, M. Zanetti, and A. Kukko. The effect of sub-facet scale geometry on vertical facet temperatures. International Conference on Urban Climate 10, New York, NY, USA, 2018. Oral.