Geoverbund ABC/J is an alliance of the universities RWTH Aachen (A), Bonn (B),Cologne (C) and the Forschungszentrum Jülich (/J).
Geoverbund ABC/J brings together the expertise and resources of its member institutions in research and teaching in the thematic areas of human-environment systems in the context of global change.
Founded in August 2009, Geoverbund ABC/J represents a milestone in the implementation of research strategies and programmes for the future of geosciences in the ABC/J region.
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Major research associations / research training groups
Members of the Geography Department are active in the following research associations / research training groups:
- SFB/Transregio 32 "Patterns in Soil-Vegetation-Atmosphere Systems: Monitoring, Modelling and Data Assimilation" (Prof. Dr. B. Diekkrüger is acting spokesperson)
- Interdisciplinary research training group 722 "Use of information technologies for precision crop protection"
- Joint project ENVILAND: Envisat land surface project (Partners: Geography Department, University of Jena; Zentrum für Bild- und Signalverarbeitung Ilmenau; Jena-Optronic and Desotron. Funding: Federal Ministry of Education)