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
28 November 2014: Three young researchers from the Oeschger Centre for Climate Change Research have launched an interdisciplinary conference on the Spörer Minimum. So much scientific zest at a young age is rare. 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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Studying Planetary Waves to Predict Alpine Precipitation
Olivia Romppainen-Martius is the new assistant professor for climate change
impact research at the Oeschger Centre. One of her research areas is to
investigate the effects of climate change on heavy precipitation events
in the Alps. Swiss Mobiliar insurance company finances her chair.
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