Niklas Linde received an M.S. (2002) in environmental engineering and a Ph.D. (2005) in geophysics from Uppsala University in Sweden. During his Ph.D. studies, he spent one year as a guest at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. He then spent one year as a postdoctoral researcher at CNRS-CE-REGE in France before he joined the Institute of Geophysics at ETH as a postdoctoral researcher in late 2006. His research interests include hydrogeophysics, electromagnetic geophysics, and inverse theory.