Sebastian Sterl is climate policy analyst at NewClimate Institute since July 2015. He is involved in diverse projects on tracking international climate action and quantitative analysis of GHG emission trajectory scenarios and emission reduction efforts. He holds B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in Applied Physics from the University of Twente (Enschede, Netherlands) including a minor degree in Sustainable Development. During his studies, he was involved in various theoretical, numerical and practical research projects in fields such as aerodynamics, atmospheric physics, and turbulence; furthermore, he also spent time abroad in India and Ghana as field researcher and technical consultant on renewable energies (biomass and solar), and in China as data analyst.