University of Bremen, Institute of Environmental Physics (IUP-UB)

The University of Bremen was founded at the end of the 1960’s, and has a student body of around 20000. It has developed a strong research programme in the  natural sciences and in 2006 and 2012 was selected as one of the top ten  Universities in Germany.

iupLogo2013_1000The Institute of Environmental Physics within the Faculty of Physics of the University of Bremen has more than twenty years experience in  remote sensing of the Earth’s atmosphere, both from ground and from satellites. The institute with currently about 100 members has been successfully involved in a number of EU projects (e.g ESMOS, ESMOS-ARCTIC, SESAME, SCUVS1-3, PRICE, PRIME, THESEOBROMINE, COSE, GODIVA, THESEO-2000-EUROSOLVE, FORMAT, POET, RETRO, QUILT, UFTIR, SOGE, STAR, ACCENT, GEOMON, CITYZEN, NORS, ACCENT-PLUS).