- The IAG Workshop: Satellite Geodesy for Climate Studies will be held in Bonn, Germany between September 19 and 21, 2017.

Please visit the Workshop webpage

- New M.Sc. program Geodetic Engineering in Bonn, starting October 2017 (26.09.16).

- Dr. Wei Feng (CAS, Wuhan) visits the Group as a guest scientist from August 2016 to August 2017 (26.09.16).

- Makan Karegar (U South Florida, Tampa) visits the Group as a guest scientist until June 2017 (26.09.16).

- Maike Schumacher defended her PhD Thesis on "Methods for assimilating remotely-sensed water storage changes into hydrological models" (12.09.16).

- New paper on "A decade of sea level rise slowed by climate-driven hydrology", published online in Science with contribution by Annette Eicker (12.02.16).

- New paper on "Revisiting the contemporary sea-level budget on global and regional scales", by Roelof Rietbroek et al., published online in PNAS (26.01.16).


- Research by Ehsan Forootan, addressing the impact of ENSO and IOD on Australia precipitation, was mentioned in The Australian Energy and Water Exchange (OzEWEX) Initiative news ozewex.org (09.01.16).

- Khandu (Curtin University, Perth, Australia) visits the Group as a guest scientist, November 2015 - January 2016 (91.11.15).

Dr. Francis Akinluyi (Federal University of Techn., Akure, Nigeria) visits the group as a guest scientist from September - November 2015 (30.09.15).

Abu Saleh Khan, MD Zahirul Haque Khan, MD Nasim al Azad Khan, MD Saiful Islam and Abeer Quddus (Inst. for Water Modelling Dhaka) visit the group for a two-week training on sea level and altimetry and Band-Aid Project Workshop (07.09.15).

Jürgen Kusche takes over job as Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Geodesy (10.07.15).

Ehsan Forootan defends his PhD thesis on "Statistical Signal Decomposition Techniques for Analyzing Time-Variable Satellite Gravimetry Data" (19.09.14).

Dr. You Wei (Southwest Jiatong Univ., Chengdu) visits the Group as a guest scientist from July 2014 to June 2015 (30.07.2014).

The 2nd Summer School of the DFG SPP1257 will take place September 15-19, 2014, in Mayschoss/Ahr (30.07.14).

Roelof Rietbroek defends his PhD thesis on "Retrieval of Sea Level and Surface Loading Variations from Geodetic Observations and Model Simulations: An Integrated Approach" (07.03.14).

Roelof Rietbroek receives "Outstanding Young Scientist Award" by the EGU (European Geosciences Union) Division G (Geodesy) (14.10.13).

New Greenland mass trend maps available from regional GRACE inversion -> data and models (25.09.13).

Dr. Laurent Longuevergne (Univ. Rennes / GRGS) visits the group as a guest scientist in July and August (05.07.13).

New global gravity model ITG-GOCE02 complete to degree/order 240; spherical harmonic coefficients -> data and models (also at ICGEM) (26.04.13).