1. 09.08.2013

    CliSAP mourns the loss of oceanographer Ernst Maier-Reimer

    On July 22, 2013 oceanographer Dr. Ernst Maier-Reimer passed away after a struggle with serious illness. For nearly 35 years, he shaped the direction of ocean model development at the Max Planck Institute for Meteorology, and he served as a Principal Investigator at the Cluster of Excellence CliSAP...

  2. 08.08.2013

    Optimizing Simulations for Suspended Particles

    Once a month, climate researchers report on their latest findings in the newspaper Hamburger Abendblatt. The mathematician Oliver Kunst is currently developing new methods to reduce the calculation time needed for climate simulations.

  3. 23.07.2013

    Climate-induced migration: The need for political strategies

    Climate change is not only throwing ecosystems off balance; it is also threatening the livelihoods of many people, which can result in major migrations. But we are currently lacking both reliable data and effective political strategies to deal with these changes, as a conference organized last week...

  4. 11.06.2013

    New Cloud Observatory Takes Flight

    Last Friday, for the first time measuring equipment for analyzing clouds and precipitation took to the skies on board the HALO research plane. For many years now, these parameters have been researched from the surface, e.g. at the Max Planck Institute for Meteorology’s (MPI-M’s) Cloud Observatory on...