The Federal Institute for Geosciences and Natural Resources (BGR) is the central geoscientific authority providing advice to the German Federal Government in all geo-relevant questions. It advises the Federal Ministry... Read more


Fundação da Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa is a private non-profit organization, created in 1993, as an initiative of Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa (FCUL), in... Read more



GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research is one of the world’s leading institutions in the field of marine sciences. The mission of GEOMAR is to investigate the physical, chemical, biological,... Read more



MARIN, the Maritime Research Institute Netherlands, has become a reliable, independent and innovative service provider for the maritime sector and a contributor to the well being of society. We take... Read more


NERC is the UK’s main agency for funding and managing research, training and knowledge exchange in the environmental sciences. Two research institutes form the NERC partnership in this proposal: The... Read more



NTNU is Norway’s leading technical university. It has 7 faculties and 53 departments with approximately 20000 students; half of these are studying technology or natural sciences. NTNU has a staff... Read more


TNO (The Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research – TNO) is one of the major contract research organisations in Europe. With a staff of approximately 3500 and an annual turnover... Read more


RWTH Aachen University performs since many years as the top ranked technical University of Excellence in Germany. Joint research with industry and large collaborative research centres are a particular strength... Read more

TU Delft

TU Delft

Delft University of Technology is the largest and most comprehensive university of engineering sciences in the Netherlands. TU Delft cooperates with many other educational and research institutions, both in the... Read more


Four core fields – geo, material, energy, environment – give the oldest existing mining science university in the world a unique and unmistakable profile as the university of resources. Scientists... Read more