This intensive 2-week course is aimed at advanced PhD students and post-doctoral researchers in the natural sciences who want to develop a solid understanding of the role of key greenhouse gases (GHGs) in the Earth system and the processes that govern their dynamics in the atmosphere, ocean and biosphere. The application deadline has been extended to 25 May.

International Summer School on Global Greenhouse Gases
31 July - 11 August 2017
National Oceanography Centre (NOC), Southampton, UK

The residential course for 20-25 participants will be based at the National Oceanography Centre (NOC) in Southampton and comprises a combination of lectures, practical exercise, seminars and field/lab work. Organised by international experts in oceanography, atmospheric science and terrestrial biogeochemistry, the course will provide:

  • theoretical background on the role of greenhouse gases in the Earth System
  • practical training in how to measure and model fluxes
  • interaction with leading experts in the field
  • the opportunity to network with other early-career scientists with similar interests.

Application deadline: extended to 25 May 2017.

For more details and the application form, please see the NOC conference webpage.

If you have any questions about the summer school, please contact Stephan Matthiesen (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).


The Summer School is funded by the Natural Environment Research Council under the "Advanced Short Training Course" Programme.