Projects

The following projects are currently worked on in the research group for Remote Sensing of Polar Regions.

  • (AC)3 – Arctic Amplification: Climate Relevant Atmospheric and Surface Processes, Feedback, and Mechanisms [DFG]
  • ArcTrain International Research Training Group [DFG]
  • CIMR – Copernicus Imaging Microwave Radiometern [ESA]
  • CRiceS – Climate relevant interactions and feedbacks: the key role of sea ice and snow in the polar and global climate system [EU H2020]
  • FreshArc – Arctic freshwater export through Fram Strait in an era of Arctic Ocean freshening and sea ice thinning [RCN]
  • IceSense – Remote Sensing of the Seasonal Evolution of Climate-relevant Sea Ice Properties [BMBF: MOSAiC Project]
  • INTAROS – Integrated Arctic Observing System [EU H2020]
  • meereisportal.de – joined platform for sea ice information and data
  • MOSAiC – Multidisciplinary drifting Observatory for the Study of Arctic Climate
  • MOSAiCmicrowaveRS - Understanding snow and sea ice properties at microwave frequencies for remote sensing applications during MOSAiC [DFG]
  • SIDRIFT – Sea Ice Deformation and Snow for an Arctic in Transition [RCN]

Finished Projects

  • 2017 – 2021: SITAnt – Sea ice type distribution in the Antarctic from microwave satellite observations [DFG]
  • 2015 – 2020: Cooperative junior research group for Remote Sensing of Sea Ice
  • 2012 – 2018: ESA CCI-SI – ESA Climate Change Initiative: Sea Ice
  • 2015 – 2018: SPICES – Space-borne observations for detecting and forecasting sea ice cover extremes
  • 2015 – 2017: N-ICE2015 – Norwegian Young Sea Ice Cruise
  • 2013 – 2017: CORESAT – Combined remote and in situ study of sea ice thickness and motion in the Fram Strait