Welcome to the website of Simon Schmidt.
This website should provide you with some professional information about my former education, internships and studies in the field of geography.
Additional you'll find some selected pictures of laboratory work, field trips and travels during my studies.
The link-section shows you some of my favorite links as well for geography as websites of friends and others.
I hope you'll enjoy the visit of my recently released website. If you have any questions, suggestions or advices, please feel free to contact me using the contactform or my emailaddress.
I'll finish my studies in the field of M. Sc. Physical Geography/Geoecology with focus on Soil Science and GIS in October 2014. In the case you can offer me a free position or project work, please feel free to contact me.
Since a few months I'm part of the team of the digital-geography.com-blog. I'm blogging about GIS-topics like OpenStreetMap, Geodata and open Source Software in german and english.You can find my posts following the link.
Master's thesis 08/2014
Currently I'm working on my master's thesis about 'Winderosion in western Saxony'. I'll develop a modell for risk assessment about recent and futue soil loss due to wind erosion on agricultural land.
I implemented my twitter-feed on the right to keep you up-to-date about my current thoughts, ideas and works about digital-geography, soil science and physical geography. Please follow me on twitter if you like.