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Integrated Arctic observation system
01/12/2016 - 30/11/2021

The overall objective of INTAROS is to develop an integrated Arctic Observation System (iAOS) by extending, improving and unifying existing systems in the different regions of the Arctic. INTAROS will have a strong multidisciplinary focus, with tools for integration of data fr...

Regulation of mitochondrial expression
01/10/2016 - 30/09/2020

Mitochondria are essential organelles found in every eukaryotic cell, required to convert food into usable energy. The mitochondrial oxidative phosphorylation (OXPHOS) system, which produces the majority of cellular energy in the form of ATP, is controlled by two distinct geno...

PRocess-based climate sIMulation: AdVances in high resolution modelling and European climate Risk Assessment
01/11/2015 - 31/10/2019

The goal of PRIMAVERA is to deliver novel, advanced and well-evaluated high-resolution global climate models (GCMs), capable of simulating and predicting regional climate with unprecedented fidelity, out to 2050. This capability will deliver innovative climate science and a ne...

Getting Ready for EST
01/06/2015 - 31/05/2018

The present project is intended to take the European Solar Telescope (EST) to the next level of development by undertaking crucial activities to improve the performance of current state-of-the-art instrumentation. Legal, industrial and socio-economic issues will also be addres...

High-Resolution Solar Physics Network
01/04/2013 - 31/03/2017
This project aims at integrating the major European infrastructures in the field of high-resolution solar physics.The following actions will be taken:
(i) realise Trans-national Access to external European users;
(ii) enhanceand spread data acquisition...

Changing families and sustainable societies: Policy contexts and diversity over the life course and across generations
01/02/2013 - 31/01/2017
The main objectives of this project are to investigate the diversity of family forms, relationships, and life courses in Europe; to assess the compatibility of existing policies with these changes; and to contribute to evidence-based policy-making. The project will extend our kno...

Knowledge Based Climate Mitigation Systems for a Low Carbon Economy
01/10/2012 - 30/09/2016
The science of complex systems distinguishes linear from non-linear dynamics. Simpler systems can often be satisfactorydescribed by linear models, but complex systems require non-linear models that can capture more of the characteristics ofsuch systems, such as thresholds, feedba...

Health Risks: Impacts on health in the Arctic and Europe owing to climate-induced changes in contaminant cycling
01/06/2009 - 30/11/2013
Long-range transport of contaminants to the Arctic, the resulting exposures observed in Arctic human populations, and impacts of such exposures on human health have been the subject of considerable work in recent years, providing a baseline against which to compare future develop...

Prediction of Air Pollution in Latin America

The overall objective of the PAPILA project (Prediction of Air Pollution in Latin America and the Caribbean) is to establish a sustained network of partners with complementary expertise, which will develop and implement an analysis and forecast system for air quality with down...

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