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UNSW CCRC is a multi-disciplinary research group comprising one of the largest university research facilities of its kind in Australia. CCRC houses research expertise in the key areas Earth's climate: atmospheric, oceanic and terrestrial processes. It applies basic scientific principles to pressing questions on climate dynamics, global climate change, and extremes of weather and climate. Scientists at CCRC employ a variety of research tools including global and regional models of the atmosphere, ocean and land surface, coastal domain simulations and process models. It also uses a great variety of data collected from satellites, weather stations, ships, eddy-flux towers and aircraft from regions as diverse as the Great Barrier Reef, the tropics, urban surfaces, the Tasman Sea and Antarctica.


Contact details

Website: www.ccrc.unsw.edu.au
Address: Climate Change Research Centre, Level 4, Mathews Building, The University of New South Wales, Sydney NSW 2052
Contact email: ccrc AT unsw.edu.au

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Where they work:
Australia
Operating languages:
English

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Business
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University
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Current leader(s): Prof Stephen Sherwood
Current leader's (or leaders') gender: Male
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Data notes

Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Think tank list


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