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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 | 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

Extreme weather events in Switzerland - story lines and processes
Prof. Olivia Romppainen-Martius, Geographisches Institut and Oeschger Centre, Universität Bern
5 May 2014, 16:15
Venue: KUP

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Culture, Climate and Environment Interactions at Prehistoric Sites
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1st European Hail Workshop
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Workshop on Social Network Analysis in Environmental Politics Research
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Bicentenary of the great Tambora eruption
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