Our mission

The mission of the Institute for Marine and Atmospheric research Utrecht (IMAU) is to contribute to the basic science of the oceans, atmosphere and cryosphere. This knowledge is used in studies on climate change and the possible implications for mankind.


Princetonplein 5
3584 CC Utrecht


Phone: +31 30 253 3275



23 March 2015
IMAU: cool from pole to pole, hot in the Caribbean and El Nino 2015. This newsletter is filled with winners who have been able to convince the funding bodies
eastwardwindweb IMAU atmospheric dynamics 1
23 March 2015
The Community Earth System Model, “CESM” and “EC-Earth” are used to study past climates, or to make projections of future climate.
caroline-katsman IMAU uitgelicht
23 March 2015
In May 2014, Caroline Katsman received a VIDI grant from the Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research (NWO).