News

  1. 04.02.2015

    CEN graduates officially awarded their diplomas

    The main auditorium of the Geomatikum building was filled with a large audience as the Center for Earth System Research and Sustainability (CEN) officially bid farewell to 39 graduates at a ceremony last Friday.

  2. 29.01.2015

    CliSAP researchers receive half a million euros for satellite mission

    The European Union will provide roughly half a million euros in funding to support Hamburg-based sea ice research efforts over the next three years. As part of the recently approved international project SPICES, CliSAP researchers Lars Kaleschke and Dirk Notz will develop techniques for accurately...

  3. 15.01.2015

    Prof. Carsten Eden receives Georg Wüst Prize for Marine Research

    The German Society for Marine Research (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Meeresforschung (DGM)) recently announced that the oceanographer Prof. Carsten Eden would be the recipient of this year’s Georg Wüst Prize. Eden will officially be awarded the prize at a ceremony during the Annual General Assembly of...

  4. 15.01.2015

    On board the METEOR: Researchers explore submarine volcanoes

    An international team on board the research ship METEOR is currently taking measurements in the Azores archipelago. The researchers are working to identify the risks posed by submarine volcanoes and underwater mudslides in the Atlantic. Led by Prof. Christian Hübscher from Universität Hamburg’s...

  5. 14.01.2015

    Alexander Gerst erhält Bundesverdienstkreuz

    Der Astronaut und Geophysiker Alexander Gerst hat das Bundesverdienstkreuz Erster Klasse erhalten. Der ehemalige Promovend der Universität Hamburg arbeitete von Mai bis November vergangenen Jahres auf der Internationalen Raumstation ISS. Bundespräsident Joachim Gauck übergab die Auszeichnung am...

  6. 12.01.2015

    Senator Stapelfeldt Attends the CliSAP New Year’s Reception

    Dr. Dorothee Stapelfeldt, Second Mayor of the City of Hamburg and Senator for Science and Research, gave the opening address at the recently held CliSAP New Year’s Reception. Afterwards, Cluster Speaker Prof. Anita Engels led the audience through the agenda. The highlight of the event was the...

  7. 02.01.2015

    Climate formulas: Even extreme weather follows rules

    News from Climate Science: Once a month, climate researchers report on their latest findings in the newspaper "Hamburger Abendblatt." Prof. Valerio Lucarini is a theoretical meteorologist at Universität Hamburg’s Cluster of Excellence CliSAP. A native Italian, he previously worked in Bologna, Italy...