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.

The effects of afforestation on the diurnal temperature cycle

Afforestation leads to opposing diurnal temperature cycles at the surface and in the lower atmosphere in summer

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Prof. Peter Knippertz receives Editor's Award

In 2020 Prof. Peter Knippertz from IMK-TRO received the Editor’s award of the Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society.

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EHW2021
3rd European Hail Workshop 2021

The next European Hail Workshop takes place from 15 to 19 March 2021 as an online workshop. Abstract submission and participant registration are now possible.

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