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Press Release 015/2017

KIT’s Campus Alpine Joins Bavarian Climate Alliance

Work of the Institute for Meteorology and Climate Research in Garmisch-Partenkirchen Focuses on Processes in the Atmosphere and Global Climate Change
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At the foot of the Zugspitze, IMK-IFU studies interactions of climate, vegetation, soils, and water availability.(Photo: Markus Breig, KIT)

Changes of living conditions of vegetation and society in times of global climate change are among the central topics studied by the Atmospheric Environmental Research Division of the Institute for Meteorology and Climate Research (IMK-IFU) of Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) in Garmisch-Partenkirchen. Now, KIT’s Campus Alpine has joined the Ba-varian Climate Alliance. The Bavarian Minister of the Environment, Ulrike Scharf, and the President of KIT, Professor Holger Hanselka, signed the corresponding agreement today. 


More about the KIT Climate and Environment Center: http://www.klima-umwelt.kit.edu/english.


Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) pools its three core tasks of research, higher education, and innovation in a mission. With about 9,300 employees and 25,000 students, KIT is one of the big institutions of research and higher education in natural sciences and engineering in Europe.

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