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Dr. Eric Parteli

Lecturer in Computational Geosciences

Visiting address:Department of Geosciences
Pohligstr. 3
50969 Cologne

Phone:+49 221 470 7480


Computational Geosciences group


Research areas: 

granular materials, aeolian processes, planetary geomorphology, physics of complex systems


  • 2007: Dr. rer. nat., Physics, Institute for Computational Physics, University of Stuttgart, Germany
  • 2002: M.Sc., Physics, Physics Department, Federal University of Pernambuco, Recife, Brazil

Professional experience:

  • since 09/2015: Lecturer in Computational Geosciences, Department of Geosciences, University of Cologne, Germany
  • 11/2011 – 08/2015: Postdoc, Institute for Multiscale Simulation of Particulate Systems, Friedrich-Alexander University of Erlangen-Nuremberg (FAU), Erlangen, Germany
  • 07/2007 – 10/2011: Postdoc, Visiting (Adjunct) Professor, Depts. Physics & Chemical Engineering, Federal University of Ceará (UFC), Fortaleza, Brazil
  • 04/2007 – 06/2007: Postdoc, Institute for Computational Physics, University of Stuttgart, Germany

Awards and honors (selected):

  • Editorial Board Member of Scientific Reports (Nature Publishing Group)
  • Review Editor of Frontiers in Interdisciplinary Physics
  • Guest Editor of Geosciences (MDPI), Special Issue on Aeolian Processes and Geomorphology
  • Proposal Reviewer for NASA/Cassini Data Analysis Program and The Israeli Science Foundation
  • Distinguished Reviewer of The European Physical Journals, 2014
  • Outstanding Reviewer of Aeolian Research, 2013
  • DAAD/CAPES fellowship for full doctorate program (morphodynamic modeling of sand dunes), 2002

Funded (ongoing) projects as principal investigator: 

List of publications: 

Google scholar citations  and ResearcherID