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Oeschger Centre

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Welcome to the Oeschger Centre!

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The Oeschger Centre for Climate Change Research is the centre of excellence for climate research of the University of Bern. It focuses on interdisciplinary research in the fields of natural, human and social sciences as well as economics and law.
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The Oeschger Centre does not only conduct research of high international standard, but also runs the Graduate School of Climate Sciences offering a specialised, internationally oriented Master's and Ph.D. programme in climate sciences.
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Jakob Schwander

Pinhole technology to search for the oldest ice

Few people in the world have had as much experience with drilling ice cores as Bernese physicist Jakob Schwander. He is now working at the Oeschger Centre on the development of ultra-light drilling equipment to be used to search for ice 1.5 million years old.
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University of Bern | Oeschger Centre for Climate Change Research | Zähringerstrasse 25 | CH-3012 Bern | info@oeschger.unibe.ch | Tel +41 31 631 31 45 | Fax +41 31 631 43 38
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Seminar Series

No forthcoming seminars so far. Seminars for the next semester will be announced here in September 2014.
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Conferences

The deep ocean circulation affects climate and cycles of biogeochemical elements such as carbon and nutrients. This workshop initiates two projects aimed at improving our understanding of past deep ocean circulation changes and its effects on biogeochemic
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Bicentenary of the great Tambora eruption
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