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Latsis Prize awarded to C2SM member

C2SM member Torsten Hoefler is the winner of this year’s Latsis Prize awarded by ETH Zurich for combining theory with application in high-performance computing.   Read more 


A new National Centre for Climate Services in Switzerland

The new National Centre for Climate Services (NCCS) for Switzerland has officially been launched.  Read more 


The worst heat waves to come for the Persian Gulf

The Persian Gulf region may experience heat waves that are dangerous for human health within this century.  Read more 


A new IPCC Vice-Chair

The IPCC met in Dubrovnik last week and elected its new Bureau for the Sixth Assessment Report.  C2SM member Andreas Fischlin was elected as a Vice-Chair of Working Group II.   Read more 


A revived Southern Ocean carbon sink

The carbon sink in the Southern Ocean was thought to have weakened in recent decades. But a new study shows that the carbon sink has regained its strength to take up anthropogenic CO2. Read more 


Swiss COSMO User Meeting – January 18, 2016, MeteoSwiss (Zurich-airport). Details

More events here.


Research projects under the umbrella of C2SM investigate the climate system and its components at various spatio-temporal scales.


C2SM provides support in several aspects, including climate modeling, climate data access, and activities related to outreach and education.


C2SM contributes to the organisation of summer schools and master programs, and provides technical training in areas related to climate modeling and data.

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