Institute for Water and River Basin Management           -          Aquatic Environmental Engineering
elmer ritz

Elmar Ritz

  • Institute for Water and River Basin Management
    Department of Aquatic Environmental Engineering
    Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
    Building 50.31 
    Gotthard-Franz-Str. 3
    76131 Karlsruhe



emission modelling, mass balances, river water quality, microplastic

Ongoing Research projects :

Completed research projects

Curriculum Vitae

Since 2019: Research assistant at IWG/SWW


2017: four month study related research at the Norwegian Institute for Nature Research (NINA) at Tromsø


2011-2018: Master of Education in Biology and Geography at KIT, as well as supplementary studies on Sustainable Development (from ZAK)


2010: Abitur in Göppingen


Ritz, E.; Bjerke, J.W.; Tømmervik, H. (2020):
Monitoring Winter Stress Vulnerability of High-Latitude Understory Vegetation Using Intraspecific Trait Variability and Remote Sensing Approaches. Sensors 2020, 20(7), 2102; .