Dr. Nils Moosdorf

Leibniz Center for Tropical Marine Ecology, ZMT

Department of Biogeochemistry and Geology

Address Fahrenheitstrasse 6
28359 Bremen
Telephone +49 (0)421 - 2380033
Email nils.moosdorf@zmt-bremen.de
Homepage ZMT Bremen


since 2014 Leader of the junior research group „Submarine Groundwater Discharge“,Leibniz-Center for Marine Tropical Ecology, Bremen

2009 - 2014 Researcher, Institute for Biogeochemistry and Marine Chemistry, University of Hamburg

2006 - 2009 Ph.D. Student, Institute of Applied Geosciences, TU Darmstadt

2000 Study of Geology, RWTH Aachen, Degree: Diploma

Research Projects

SGD-NUT: Submarine groundwater discharge from tropical islands as nutrient supply for marine ecosystems

GLiM: Global Lithological Map

DigitalCrust: A community based 4D representation of the earth crust, designed as a virtual laboratory


  • Global matter cycles
  • Groundwater / Ocean interaction
  • Biogeochemistry
  • Data-driven Geosciences