Think tank

UNSW Climate Change Research Center

CCRC

Sydney, Australia

UNSW CCRC is a multi-disciplinary research group. CCRC houses research expertise in the key areas Earth's climate: atmospheric, oceanic and terrestrial processes. It applies basic scientific principles to pressing questions on climate dynamics, global climate change, and extremes of weather and climate. Scientists at CCRC employ a variety of research tools including global and regional models of the atmosphere, ocean and land surface, coastal domain simulations and process models. It also uses a great variety of data collected from satellites, weather stations, ships, eddy-flux towers and aircraft from regions as diverse as the Great Barrier Reef, the tropics, urban surfaces, the Tasman Sea and Antarctica.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.ccrc.unsw.edu.au

Address:
Climate Change Research Centre, Level 4, Mathews Building, The University of New South Wales, Sydney NSW 2052

Country:
Australia

Sub-region:
Australia and New Zealand

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Australia
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
For profit
Institutional affiliations
University
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Professor Katrin Meissner
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2018): Stephen Gray
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2016): Prof Stephen Sherwood
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
UNSW Climate Change Research Center
 39
Australia average
 30
Global average
 120
2016
UNSW Climate Change Research Center
 11
% Female staff
2019
UNSW Climate Change Research Center
46% 
Australia average
39% 
Global average
42% 

Organisational performance

Publications
2015
UNSW Climate Change Research Center
 798
Australia average
 201
Global average
 156
Financials
2015
UNSW Climate Change Research Center
 $4,056,527
Australia average
 $4,247,636
Global average
 $55,910,158

Social

Likes (2019)
UNSW Climate Change Research Center
 2,203
Australia average
 16,075
Global average
 24,405
Likes (2016)
UNSW Climate Change Research Center
 1,560

Data notes

Last updated: 05/03/2020
Boundary organization (find out more): Yes
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Think tank list
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