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. read more
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. read more
19 January 2015: Stefan Brönnimann, a professor of climatology and a member of the Oeschger Centre, advocates in Nature Geoscience that paleoclimatologists and their colleagues in dynamical climatology should work together more closely. read more
18. December 2014: For the first time, Swiss storm hazard maps show different periods of recurrence. The Mobiliar Lab was part of a research team that calculated and mapped wind gusts for the whole of Switzerland.
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Climate and famine in the far North
Finnish historian Heli Huhtamaa is writing part of her doctoral
thesis at the Oeschger Centre. She was drawn to Bern by the pioneering
work of the group for environmental history and historical climatology at the Institute of History.
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