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.

Predictability of large thunderstorm systems

The predictability of a large thunderstorm system (Pentecost Monday, 2014) is extremely sensitive to the small changes in the chosen model domain

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 Gabi Zachmann, KIT
Effects of weather on infectious diseases

An international research team with the participation of KIT investigated the connection between weather conditions and influenza waves in the Eastern Mediterranean.

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News from CEDIM: Corona Dashboard and Research Report 2017-2020

How the current corona pandemic is influencing the work of CEDIM - that and much more is presented in the new CEDIM research report

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