Atmosphere Research

Zeppelin Observatory
Photo: Ove Hermansen / Norsk institutt for luftforskning (NILU)

The Atmosphere Research Flagship Programme brings key scientists studying the lower atmosphere in Ny-Ålesund together to establish and develop collaboration and joint research actions to tackle the challange of climate change in the Arctic.

Upcoming activities


  • Sign up for the flagship email list to receive information on coming activities
  • The Atmosphere Flagship received funding from the Svalbard Strategic Grant with its proposal Coordinated proposal from the Ny-Ålesund Atmosphere Flagship.
  • Radovan Krejci from Stockholm University took over as chair, and Stephen Hudson from Norwegian Polar Institute as co-chair, for the Atmosphere Flagship, at the Svalbard Science Conference in Oslo, November 2017.