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How can nature’s “services” be properly evaluated?

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Leipzig University clears first hurdle in excellence competition: Invitation to submit two full…

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HALO test flight over Sicily with a view of Mount Etna before the expedition took off for Australia. Photo: Linda Ort/MPIC

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Start of major aircraft measurement campaign in the Australian Pacific

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Breathing Nature

Farbfoto: Vogelperspektive auf einen Mischwald mit vielen vertrockneten und kahlen Bäumen zwischen einzelnen grünen Bäumen.

Linking climate,
biodiversity and people

Researchers are investigating the complex links between climate change and biodiversity, and how they interact with human activity. They use innovative methods to analyse patterns and dynamics of ecosystems and the atmosphere.

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Spokespersons

Professor Johannes Quaas

Professor Johannes Quaas

Spokesperson

Theoretische Meteorologie
Stephanstraße 3
04103 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-32931
Fax: +49 341 97-31949

Professor Alexandra Weigelt

Professor Alexandra Weigelt

Co-Spokesperson

Spezielle Botanik und funktionelle Biodiversität
Johannisallee 21
04103 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-38594
Fax: +49 341 97-38549

Professor Karin Frank

Professor Karin Frank

Co-Spokesperson

Helmholtz-Zentrum für Umweltforschung
Permoserstraße 15
04318 Leipzig

Telephone: +49 341 235-1279
Telefax: +49 341 235-1473

Leading researchers

Leipzig Center of Metabolism

Foto: ein Arzt legt ein Maßband um den Körper eines Patienten Foto: ein Arzt legt ein Maßband um den Körper eines Patienten

Centre for clinical research on metabolic syndrome

Researchers are dedicated to understanding and improving the burden of disease caused by metabolic disorders. Innovative, targeted and subgroup-specific treatment approaches with high response rates are the aim of the cluster.

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