Fredrik Lindberg


Department of Earth Sciences
Visiting address
Medicinaregatan 7 B
41390 Göteborg
Postal address
Box 460
40530 Göteborg

About Fredrik Lindberg

Research interests

Processes influencing the local climate in urban areas. Connection between the urban climate and human health and well-being. The use of geographical information-system (GIS) within urban climatology and other (physical) geographical research.

Examples of research activities:

  • Development of user-friendly tools for climate sensitive planning applications (UMEP)
  • Spatial variations of potential solar energy production on roof structures in urban areas
  • Modelling of anthropogenic heat flux
  • The use of LiDAR technology within urban climate research
  • The influence of warm weather and outdoor - environment design on preschoolers physical activities and thermal comfort (link)

Leader of (in collaboration with Sofia Thorsson) the Göteborg Urban Climate Group at Gothenburg University.

My page on Researchgate and Google Scholar.

Teaching activities

  • Head of Master program in geography
  • Teaching within urban sustainable development, GIS, Urban climatology, History of geography


Göteborg Urban Climate Group

International Association on Urban Climate