Böning, Vincent


Main Focus

Research interests: Statistics of turbulent flows, especially solar interior convection, supergranulation; meridional flow and differential rotation; helioseismology; non-linear interactions; solar g-modes.

Methods: Analytical modelling, data analysis, perturbation theory, fluid dynamics, inverse methods, stochastic processes.

Curriculum Vitae

Education and Employment:               

Since 11/2017

Postdoctoral researcher at Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research


- 10/2017

Ph.D. student at Kiepenheuer-Institute for Solar Physics (KIS) and at Albert-Ludwigs University of Freiburg.

    Thesis title: Inferences of the Deep Solar Meridional Flow.

    Supervisor: apl.Prof. Dr. Markus Roth


- 01/2014

University studies in Mathematics, Physics, and Economics at the Universities of Bonn, Bologna, Paris, and Freiburg.


MSc. in Physics (University of Freiburg)


MSc. in Mathematics (probability theory, University Paris VI)


Vordiplom in Economics (University of Bonn)


Vordiplom in Mathematics (University of Bonn)

Selected Publications:

Böning, V. G. A., Birch, A. C., Gizon, L., Duvall, T. L. Jr, Schou, J (2020). Characterizing the spatial pattern of solar supergranulation using the bispectrum. Astronomy and Astrophysics, 635, A181. [doi, arXiv]

Böning, V. G. A., Hu, H., & Gizon, L. (2019). Signature of solar g modes in first-order p-mode frequency shifts. Astronomy and Astrophysics, 629, A26. [doi, arXiv]

Böning, V. G. A., Roth, M., Jackiewicz, J., & Kholikov, S. (2017). Inversions for Deep Solar Meridional Flow using Spherical Born Kernels. The Astrophysical Journal, 845, 2. [doi, arXiv]

Böning, V. G. A., Roth, M., Jackiewicz, J., & Kholikov, S. (2017). Validation of Spherical Born Approximation Sensitivity Functions for Measuring Deep Solar Meridional Flow. The Astrophysical Journal, 838, 53. [doi, arXiv]

Böning, V. G. A., Roth, M., Zima, W., Birch, A. C., & Gizon, L. (2016). Sensitivity Kernels for Flows in Time-Distance Helioseismology: Extension to Spherical Geometry. The Astrophysical Journal, 824, 49. [doi, arXiv]

All publications on orcid (https://orcid.org/0000-0001-6337-098X) or on ADS.

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