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PASCAL: registration deadline prolonged and travel grants available
For one week in autumn 2018 scientists from Ghana and other African regions will meet geoscientists from Geoverbund ABC/J in Accra, to get in contact with the latest methods of modern geoscientific research – modeling and simulation with supercomputers. We have prolonged the deadline until 31 August 2018 to make it possible for applicants to apply for the now provided travel grants for early career scientists!
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PASCAL: Apply now!

PASCAL (The Pan-African Soil Challenge) is funded by the German Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) and the German Research Foundation (DFG). The project focusses at a secure and sustainable food production for the African continent as one of the most stringent global challenges. Apply here for HPC training, hackathon, and the side programme More: PASCAL: Apply now! …

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Blog: A Bridge to Africa

For one week in autumn 2018 young scientists from Africa will meet geoscientists from Geoverbund ABC/J in Accra, to get in contact with the latest methods of modeling and simulation with supercomputers. The vision: Soil Research can support a secure and sustainable food production for Africa – and a week together could be the first step. This project diary will report regularly how the bridge building advances. More: Blog: A Bridge to Africa …

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ABC/J Excursion to Oman 2019: Apply now!

Geoverbund ABC/J is packing you off to the desert! It's doing so because of the positive feedback from those who went on the excursion in the previous three years and because of the huge demand for places the fourth time around. The excursion is of an interdisciplinary nature and is aimed at students of the geosciences and geography who are completing a bachelor's or master's course or who are pursuing a doctorate. Each excursion place benefits from a € 500 subsidy from Geoverbund ABC/J. More: ABC/J Excursion to Oman 2019: Apply now! …

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ABC/J Support Programmes

Seed Funding for multilocational research projects, ABC/J Young Academics Award for outstanding interdisciplinary research, student scholarships for participation in our ABC/J Excursion or ABC/J Summer Schools, no additional costs for students enroling in modules at all of the affiliated courses of the ABC/J partner universities. The support programmes of Geoverbund ABC/J are diverse. More about ABC/J Support Programmes: ABC/J Support Programmes …

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High-Performance Scientific Computing

Research accompanied by the Centre for High-Performance Scientific Computing in Terrestrial Systems includes questions regarding modelling of water-, energy- and turn-over-cycles throughout ground water systems, the land surface and the atmosphere. Furthermore it deals with the fusion of monitoring models due to data assimilation and inversion methods. More: High-Performance Scientific Computing …

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Catchment tomography - An approach for spatial parameter estimation

In this newly published paper of Baatz, D. et al. a tomographic approach for estimating a distributed Manning's roughness coefficient is proposed. Follow the link to read more about "catchment tomography" and other current ABC/J Publications. More: Catchment tomography - An approach for spatial parameter estimation …

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Studying within Geoverbund ABC/J

The diversity and complementarity of the range of courses provided under the umbrella of Geoverbund ABC/J offers many opportunities for the students´ individual profile formation. The students in the ABC/J region also benefit from reduced administrative barriers and are enabled to switch between the cooperating institutes without being charged additional study fees. More: Studying within Geoverbund ABC/J …

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