2013-04-22 HOPE campaign
- Created on 22 April 2013
two weeks ago, John and colleagues successfully set up the 100 pyranometer network as our contribution to the HOPE campaign.
2013-04-09 Rapidly scanning Meteosat-9
- Created on 12 April 2013
At Tuesday Meteosat-9 started rapid scan at a 5-min interval on a routinely basis replacing the old Meteosat-8 which now will do the backup for the others.
2013-02-06 new postdoc position filled
- Created on 12 February 2013
On the 6th of february, Bomidi Lakshmi Madhavan joined us as postdoc in our part of the HD(CP)² project. Welcome!
2013-01-14 HErZ meeting in Hamburg
- Created on 08 January 2013
At the 14th and 15th January 2013, the five projects of the Hans Ertel Centre (HErZ) of Weather Research will come together and discuss current problems in cloud and precipitation forecasting. We, as part of the "Atmospheric Dynamics & Predictability" branch, will join the meeting in Hamburg.
2012-09-17 PhD Student Vacancy HD(CP)2
- Created on 17 September 2012
As part of the BMBF-funded project "High Definition Clouds and Precipitation for advancing Climate Prediction HD(CP)2", the satellite group is soliciting applications for a PhD position.
2012-07-05 MSG3 launched
- Created on 06 July 2012
The third satellite of the METEOSAT Second Generation series (MSG3) was launched successfully on July 5th, 2012 at 23:36 MESZ. In the coming weeks and months, the instrument will be tested and prepared for operational service. Details on the comissioning activities can be found here: http://www.eumetsat.int/msg3/news.html