Ice Core Analysis Techniques (ICAT) PhD School 2019

23.09 - 28.09.2019  
Copenhagen, Denmark
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The ECTS Ice Core Analysis and Techniques (ICAT2019) PhD school will be held from 23-28 September 2019 in Copenhagen, Denmark.


Centre for Ice Climate and Geophysics, Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen.


The ICAT PhD school is aimed at PhD students and junior postdocs who conduct ice-core analysis or are users of ice-core data (glaciologists, oceanographers, climate modelers, earth scientists).

ICAT aims to educate a new generation of ice-core researchers and foster a collaborative environment for future glaciological projects.

This course will educate young scientists regarding new methods developed for the analysis of ice cores with regard to climate research, with dedicated theoretical and laboratory exercise sessions.


Lecturers include Kumiko Goto-Azuma, Rachael Rhodes, Peter Neff, Tobias Erhardt, Thomas Blunier, Dorthe Dahl-Jensen, Christine Hvidberg, Paul Vallelonga, Sune Olander Rasmussen, Bo Vinther, Helle Astrid Kjær, and more …


Submit your application here by 1 June 2019:

You will be notified of the decision of the Selection Committee by 1 July 2019.


The course has a registration fee of 100 Euro, which will cover lectures, excursion, social and lunches.

Financial support

The European Project for Ice Coring in Antarctica has offered to support a number of students from EPICA partner countries. The travel support includes up to EUR300 travel expenses and shared accommodation in Copenhagen from 22-29 September. In addition EGU also supports travel expenses for the attendance of key young researchers.

Further information

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