Alexander Sternagel

M.Sc. Alexander Sternagel

  • Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT)
    Institut für Wasser und Gewässerentwicklung
    Bereich Hydrologie
    Kaiserstraße 12
    76131 Karlsruhe

Research Interests

  • soil hydrology
  • water and solute transport
  • hydrological modelling


  • Exercise in course: 'Water and Energy Cycles in Hydrological Systems: Processes, Predictions and Management'


Stepping beyond perfectly mixed conditions in soil hydrological modelling using a Lagrangian approach
Sternagel, A.; Loritz, R.; Berkowitz, B.; Zehe, E.
2022. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 26 (6), 1615–1629. doi:10.5194/hess-26-1615-2022
Simulation of reactive solute transport in the critical zone: A Lagrangian model for transient flow and preferential transport
Sternagel, A.; Loritz, R.; Klaus, J.; Berkowitz, B.; Zehe, E.
2021. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 25 (3), 1483–1508. doi:10.5194/hess-25-1483-2021
Simulating preferential soil water flow and tracer transport using the Lagrangian Soil Water and Solute Transport Model
Sternagel, A.; Loritz, R.; Wilcke, W.; Zehe, E.
2019. Hydrology and earth system sciences, 23 (10), 4249–4267. doi:10.5194/hess-23-4249-2019