New collaborations with multiple academic groups

Eight new eScience project to start in 2017


The Netherlands eScience Center is the national hub for the development and application of domain overarching software and methods for the scientific community. NLeSC is a joint initiative of the Dutch national research council (NWO) and the Dutch organisation for ICT in education and research (SURF).

Scientists take ‘blue-action’ to help society cope with the impacts of Arctic climate changes

December 6th, 2016

While the Arctic faces rapid warming and less sea ice currently covers the Arctic Ocean than ever before at this time of the year, an international partnership launches a major project to improve our detailed understanding of the processes and impacts of this changing climate and to construct better long-term forecast systems for the increasingly extreme weather of the Arctic and the wider northern hemisphere.

Expertise & Software
The Kumbh Mela Experiment

Eight new eScience projects to start in 2017

December 5th, 2016

The projects are the result of the 2016 ASDI (Accelerating Scientific Discovery) and DTEC (Disruptive Technologies) Calls.

What Works When for Whom?
Algorithmic Geo-visualization
Detecting Anomalous Behavior in Stadium Crowds

C3S-MAGIC: Developing software for data from climate models

November 22nd, 2016

In this project we collaborate with KNMI, Barcelona Supercomputing Center, Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt, Institute of Atmospheric Sciences and Climate – Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute en University of Reading. (news item in Dutch)

Research & collaboration
Communications & events