Department of Physical Geography
Our research is directed to understanding the physical processes, patterns, and forms at the Earth's terrestrial surface. We strive to understand their mutual interactions, and their relations to biotic factors, including humanity.
12 December 2018
Dr Walter Immerzeel from Utrecht University has been awarded the James B. Macelwane medal for his research into the water balance of the Himalayas.
6 December 2018
Utrecht University researchers Maarten Kleinhans, Appy Sluijs, Marleen van Rijswick and others argue that we must rigorously adapt to sea level rise.
16 November 2018
The Pathways to Sustainability conference will take place on 24 January 2019 at TivoliVredenburg, Utrecht.
24 January 2019 09:00 - 18:00
At the Pathways to Sustainability conference all sustainability related researchers and partners come together at TivoliVredenburg.
29 January 2019 13:15 - 15:30
Mid-term progress reports by PhD's from the departments of Earth Sciences and Physical Geography.