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Welcome to the department of physics of the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany.

Current image:
The picture shows the adjustment of an FG5 absolute gravimeter of EOST (École et Observatoire des Sciences de la Terre, Strasbourg) for a temporary recording at Black Forest Observatory (BFO) . Recurring observations of absolute gravity with an accuracy of a few microgal (0.002 ppm) complement the long period continuous recordings at BFO. (Geophysical Institute)

Talks this week

24.05.2019   Physikalisches Kolloquium
Martin Visbeck, GEOMAR Kiel
»Mixing in the Tropical Oceans – Results from Tracer Release Experiments in the Atlantic and Pacific«
Introduction: A. Fink
15:45 Uhr, Otto-Lehmann-Hörsaal, Physik-Flachbau


Job Opening

There is an opening for a full professorship (W3) in Meteorology at the Institute for Meteorology and Climate Research (IMK-TRO). We are looking for a leading scientist with an outstanding track record in the broad area of fundamental research in meteorology/atmospheric sciences.