Steffen Städt studied meteorology at the Free University of Berlin. He completed his studies with an excellent master thesis in collaboration at the German-Aerospace-Center (DLR) in Oberpfaffenhofen at the Institute for Remote Sensing Technology.
Afterwards he stayed at DLR as a research assistant and contributed to several publications on radiative transfer and exoplanets. He helped to develop evaluation methods for characterizing the atmospheres of Earth-like exoplanets in a project carried out jointly with the Center for Astronomy and Astrophysics at the Technical University of Berlin.
His main technical fields are applied physics, telecommunication services, wind turbines, mechanics and computer-based inventions.