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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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Olivia Romppainen-Martius

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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University of Bern | Oeschger Centre for Climate Change Research | Falkenplatz 16 | CH-3012 Bern | info@oeschger.unibe.ch | Tel +41 31 631 31 45 
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Seminar Series

Nachhaltige Ökonomie: Einblick in diverse wissenschaftliche Debatten
Katja Gehne (Research Consultant) Sabin Bieri, Elisabeth Bürgi Bonanomi und Andreas Kläy, CDE Uni Bern
23 Oct 2014, 16:15
Venue: Seminarraum 310 (CDE), Hallerstrasse 10, Bern

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The 1430s were one of the coldest decades of the last millennium in Europe. The extremely cold winters of this time period have been attributed to the Spörer Minimum – a phase of reduced solar activity during the 15th and 16th century – and a number
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Bicentenary of the great Tambora eruption
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