1. 16.12.2015

    “Research in Germany”: CliSAP at the AGU Fall Meeting

    From December 14 to 18, almost 23,000 researchers from 114 countries flocked to San Francisco (USA) to see the latest scientific advances and technological innovations in the geosciences. At the Fall Meeting of the “American Geophysical Union” (AGU) researchers from Hamburg’s Cluster of Excellence...

  2. 09.12.2015

    Köppen Award 2015 for Dr. Jakob Zscheischler

    Dr. Jakob Zscheischler is to receive this year’s Wladimir Peter Köppen Award. The Cluster of Excellence CliSAP selected the mathematician for his excellent doctoral dissertation submitted at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich (ETH) in 2014. His work was rated trendsetting by the jurors...

  3. 23.11.2015

    Will the climate phenomenon El Niño mean a harsh winter for Hamburg?

    We’ve already seen the first signs: El Niño, a climate phenomenon that can set off extreme weather events around the globe, is due to come calling this winter. Every two to seven years, it turns the entire Pacific on its head: the warm surface waters of the Pacific no longer flow from east to west,...