Welcome Max!

A warm welcome to Max Simon that has just joined the MBM group as a bachelor student.

Max is a bachelor student of physics at the University of Heidelberg.

He is investigating together with Csaba the properties of focal adhesian kinase using MD simulations with all-atom and coarse-grain force fields.

Welcome!

The Forecaster’s Dilemma: Evaluating forecasts of extreme events

Accurate predictions of extreme events do not necessarily indicate the scientific superiority of the forecaster or the forecast method from which they originate. The way forecast evaluation is conducted in the media can thus pose a dilemma. When it comes to extreme events, public discussion of forecasts often focuses on predictive performance. After the international…