Thomas Bruhn

Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies (IASS) Potsdam

Dr. Thomas Bruhn is a physicist working transdisciplinarily at the IASS since 2012 who is interested in the relation between humankind and the earth system in the light of the Anthropocene. He is co-leading the project AMA (A Mindset for the Anthropocene) on how the cultivation of qualities like mindfulness and compassion can contribute to sustainability and also investigates co-creative processes in the context of political decision making.
Before joining the IASS he did research on semiconductor nanostructures in Berlin, Rome and Marseille. He is also a trained facilitator and is a member to the thinktank30 of the Club of Rome and member of the BOD of the Global Contract Foundation.