We want to understand the interaction between human activities, the Earth system and our living environment. We do this through the combination of observational data science and physical modelling.
29 March 2021
Bert Wouters in BBC news about mega-iceberg A74
The German Research Vessel Polarstern has made a remarkable circumnavigation of Antarctica's latest mega-iceberg.
04 March 2021
Franziska Glassmeier and Herman Russchenberg in Financiaal Dagblad about clouds and climate
Franziska Glassmeier and Herman Russchenberg talk in Financiaal Dagblad about their research concerning clouds and climate.
26 February 2021
ESA proceeds with TU Delft mission proposal
After several years of in-depth studies involving several candidates, ESA has decided to take TU Delft’s mission idea Harmony to the final decisive phase for the Earth Explorer 10 satellite mission. Harmony will address key scientific questions related to ocean, ice and land dynamics. If the final phase is completed successfully, Harmony is expected to be launched into orbit around 2030. Dr. Paco López-Dekker from the Geoscience and Remote Sensing Department, was the lead proposer of Harmony and serves as principal investigator.
01 February 2021
Aerosol particles cool the climate less than we thought
De invloed van aerosolen in de atmosfeer op wolken en het klimaat is mogelijk anders dan eerder werd gedacht, concludeert wolkenonderzoeker Franziska Glassmeier.