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10 December 2019

Greenland ice losses rising faster than expected

Greenland is losing ice seven times faster than in the 1990s and is tracking the IPCC’s high-end climate warming scenario, according to the Ice Sheet Mass Balance Inter-comparison Exercise (IMBIE) Team.

29 November 2019

Minimising fruit crop losses due to frost

Bas van de Wiel (Professor Atmospheric Physics) wants to minimise the fruit crop losses due to frost. Yet surprisingly little is known about this phenomenon. Therefore Van de Wiel received a grant from the Dutch Research Council (NWO) to together with colleague Marie-Claire ten Veldhuis provide clarity on fruit frost.

29 November 2019

Herman Russchenberg in various media about climate change

Herman Russchenberg was interviewed in various media about climate change.

25 November 2019

Pieternel Levelt in various media about methane pollution detection

Pieternel Levelt was interviewed in various media about methane pollution detection.

21 November 2019

Harry Zekollari in various media about melting glaciers

Harry Zekollari was interviewed in various media about producing electricity out of melting glaciers.

01 November 2019

Pier Siebesma in Klokhuis about clouds

Pier Siebesma was interviewed in Klokhuis about clouds.

19 October 2019

Pieternel Levelt in AD about Tropomi

Pieternel Levelt was interviewed in AD about Tropomi.

18 October 2019

The latest IPCC report cites 34 papers with GRS contributions

Last month, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) presented the Special Report on the Ocean and Cryosphere in a Changing Climate (SROCC). The report cited 34 papers co-authored by GRS researchers.

16 October 2019

Elyta Widyaningrum won the Shunji Murai award

Our Elyta Widyaningrum won the best paper award, the Shunji Murai award, in ACRS (Asian Conference on Remote Sensing) 2019 in Daejeon, South Korea.

16 October 2019

GADIP3 won 1st prize in ESA Galileo App Competition 2018/19

The smartphone application GADIP3, developed by the team "O ThiSaVRoS" including our Dimitrios Psychas, won the the 1st prize award in the ESA Galileo App Competition 2018/19, organized and run by the European Space Agency, in collaboration with the European GNSS Agency and the European Commission with the support of Google.