Institute of Meteorology and Climate Research

Department Troposphere Research

Institute of Meteorology and Climate Research

Welcome to the Institute of Meteorology and Climate Research - Department Troposphere Research (IMK-TRO)

The institute deals adresses important scientific questions of the atmosphere and climate and carries out projects in close cooperation with other research institutions. It conveys basic knowledge about the atmosphere and the climate system to students of meteorology and other disciplines in its courses.Findings from research are among others presented in publications and research highlights on this website. In addition, the research results are made available for applications in politics, administration, business and for citizens.

A New Research Avenue for Improving Extreme Weather Prediction

A new dynamical systems method may improve the ability to predict extreme weather events and complement numerical weather predictions

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The DACCIWA rain gauge network in southern West Africa

On the usage of high-resolution rain gauges to monitor tropical rainfall and validate satellite-based preipitation products over Ghana.

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Aircraft and lidar measurements during the CROSSINN campaign: complex cross-valley flow structure as never seen before

The CROSSINN project investigates the three-dimensional structure of valley flows in a major Alpine valley

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            HYMEX Project


 

Cooperations and initiatives 

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