Team & Contact

The GlobPermafrost team comprised of experienced EO specialists with profound knowledge of permafrost environments at all partner institutions. The team included research institutions (ZAMG, AWI), one university (UIO), and two SMEs (Gamma Remote Sensing and H2O Geomatics) and represented four different ESA member states (Austria, Germany, Norway, Switzerland) and one cooperating state (Canada). External services have been provided by DLR (Germany) and University Lisbon (Portugal) to ZAMG.

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Funding Agency:

ESA (European Space Agency)

Consortia Partners
  • Zentralanstalt für Meteorologie und Geodynamik, Vienna, Austria - Tasks: Project Management and Coordination, Promotional Activities, landcover thematic product lead
  • Alfred Wegener Institute of Polar and Marine Research, Potsdam, Germany - Tasks: Permafrost Information System, hot spots thematic products lead
  • University of Oslo, Norway - Tasks: User requitements, permafrost extent thematic products lead
  • Gamma Remote Sensing, Switzerland - Tasks: mountain permafrost thematic products lead
  • H20 Geomatics, Canada - Tasks: local service thematic products lead
External Service providers
  • Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt, Germany - Tasks: local service thematic products support
  • IGOT - University of Lisbon, Portugal - Tasks: local service thematic products support