Climate researchers from Taiwan visiting MPI-M

Eight scientists from National Science and Technology Center for Desaster Reduction (NCDR) and Academia Sinica Research Center for Environmental Changes visited the Max Planck Institute for Meteorology on 24th of April 2018.

The aim of the visit was a practical exchange between MPI-M and Taiwanese institutions about new accomplishments in climate...

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IPCC appoints new authors: scientists from Hamburg assume important functions for sixth IPCC report

Scientists of Max Planck Institute for Meteorology (MPI-M) and Universität Hamburg will take over the important function of being authors of the sixth report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). The IPCC chose seven scientists as Lead Authors, one of whom will have coordinating functions, and Review Editors. Together with...

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MPI-M scientists visited China´s Meteorological Administration

Thirteen scientists connected to the Max Planck Institute for Meteorology (MPI-M) visited the Chinese Meteorological Administration for scientific exchange in the fields of atmospheric research and climate modeling in late March 2018.

The visit in China consisted of two parts in two different cities. The first part, in Guangzhou in the south of...

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The Max Planck Institute for Meteorology

The Max Planck Institute for Meteorology (MPI-M) is an internationally renowned institute for climate research. Its mission is to understand Earth's changing climate.

The MPI-M comprises three departments and, together with the University of Hamburg, an international PhD programme:

The Atmosphere in the Earth System

The Land in the Earth System
The Ocean in the Earth System
PhD Programme IMPRS-ESM

In addition the institute hosts independent research groups focused on the following topics: