GEOMAR
GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel

Wischhofstra├če 1-3, 24148 Kiel, Germany
Established: 2004
https://www.geomar.de
Organisation type: Research/academic institution
Geographical scope: Global
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Participating countries: Germany
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Organisation’s vision:

Organisation’s mission:

To investigate the physical, chemical, biological, and geological processes in the ocean and their interaction with the seafloor and the atmosphere.

Organisation’s objectives (if different from the Mission):

The research at GEOMAR can be summarized by four major topics: 1. The role of the oceans in climate change, 2. Human impact on marine ecosystems, 3. Marine Resources, 4. Plate tectonics and marine hazards.

Keywords

  • Marine Ecosystems
  • Marine Hazards
  • Marine Ressources
  • Ocean and Climate
  • ocean observation

Activities

  • Conducting research and/or observations
GEOMAR
collaborates with
First Institute of Oceanography, MNR First Institute of Oceanography, MNR
GEOMAR
grants observer/participant/member status to
Department of Marine and Fisheries Sciences, University of Ghana Department of Marine and Fisheries Sciences, University of Ghana
GEOMAR
collaborates with
Bazaruto Center for Scientific Studies Bazaruto Center for Scientific Studies
GEOMAR
collaborates with
International Hydrographic Organization International Hydrographic Organization
GEOMAR
collaborates with
Scottish Association for Marine Science Scottish Association for Marine Science
GEOMAR
has observer/participant/member status with
Partnership for Observation of the Global Ocean Partnership for Observation of the Global Ocean
GEOMAR
has observer/participant/member status with
European Marine Board European Marine Board
GEOMAR
collaborates with
Kiel Network “Future Ocean” Kiel Network “Future Ocean”
GEOMAR
collaborates with
Global Ocean Observing System Global Ocean Observing System
GEOMAR
collaborates with
European Global Ocean Observing System European Global Ocean Observing System