Prof. Dr. Benjamin Bechtel

Ruhr-Universität Bochum
Fakultät für Geowissenschaften
Geographisches Institut, Lehrstuhl für Klimatologie

Beteiligung in den Forschungsfeldern

Forschungsthemen

  • Stadtklimatologie
  • Urbane Fernerkundung
  • Klimaanpassung und Resilienz

Ausgewählte Publikationen

Bechtel, B., Alexander, P., Böhner, J., Ching, J., Conrad, O., Feddema, J., et al. (2015). Mapping local climate zones for a worldwide database of the form and function of cities. ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information, 4(1), 199–219.

Bechtel, B., Demuzere, M., Mills, G., Zhan, W., Sismanidis, P., Small, C., & Voogt, J. (2019). SUHI analysis using local climate zones: a comparison of 50 cities. Urban Climate, 28, 100451.

Bechtel, B., Zakšek, K., & Hoshyaripour, G. (2012). Downscaling land surface temperature in an urban area: a case study for Hamburg, Germany. Remote Sensing, 4(10), 3184–3200.

Ching, J., Mills, G., Bechtel, B., See, L., Feddema, J., Wang, X., et al. (2018). WUDAPT: an urban weather, climate, and environmental modeling infrastructure for the Anthropocene. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 99(9), 1907–1924.

Demuzere, M., Bechtel, B., Middel, A., & Mills, G. (2019). Mapping Europe into local climate zones. PLoS One, 14(4), e0214474.