Centers of Excellence

The group is currently part of three centres of Excellence in Research

EU- and international projects

  • European Commission Life+ project ‘Climate change indicators and vulnerability of boreal zone applying innovative observation and modeling techniques' (MONIMET), 2013-2017

  • EU-H2020 CRESCENDO, Coordinated Research in Earth Systems and Climate: Experiments, kNowledge, Dissemination and Outreach, 2015-2019

  • GOSAT RA2 research project "CO2 Balances using Remote Sensing, FTIR spectroscopy, In Situ Measurements and Earth System Modeling", 2009-2018

  • EU-H2020 VERIFY, 2018-2022, Observation-based system for monitoring and verification of greenhouse gases

  • ESA project ‘Solving METHane fluxes at northern latitudes using atmospheric and soil EO data (MethEO)', 2018-2019

National projects

  • Finnish Academy project ‘Development of carbon cycle's seasonality in a global biosphere model', 2013-2017

  • Finnish Academy project CARB-ARC, ‘Carbon Balance under Changing Processes of Arctic and Subarctic Cryosphere', 2015-2018

  • Finnish Academy project ACCUSOIL, ‘Accumulation of stable organic carbon in soil', 2016-2020

  • Finnish Academy project OPTICA, ‘Beyond Carbon - Climate Change Mitigation by Optimizing Forest Management for Timber, Carbon and Albedo', 2016-2020

  • Finnish Academy project: ‘Role of upland forest soils in regional methane balance: from catchment to global scales (UPFORMET)', 2017-2021

COST (European Cooperation in Science and Technology)

  • ES1309 OPTIMISE: Innovative optical tools for proximal sensing of ecophysical processes, 2014-2018