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



Broers de Leeuw natuurkunde
9 November 2016
Brothers Marius, Hendrik, Hans and Arie-Willem de Leeuw - all four PhD holders - have wanted to know ‘how it all works’ since they were young children.
31 October 2016
With amongst others fascinating keynote speakers and impressive posters we can look back on a successful Sustainability Conference 2016 with pride.
Sarqardliup-gletsjer in west-Groenland. Foto: Shfaqat Abbas Khan
21 September 2016
Publication in Science Advances co-authored by Bert Wouters and Peter Kuipers Munneke



Tenure Track position Atmospheric Isotope Physics (0.8 - 1.0 FTE)