Science Proposals for AWIPEV

Research at the AWIPEV Base with the stations Koldewey, Rabot and Corbel covers a large field of modern polar research. Both, long term and short term projects of atmospheric research, marine and terrestrial biology, or cryosphere research, are carried out at the AWIPEV Research Base.

Many different measurements, excursions, as well as field expeditions are possible at the base. Prominent examples are atmospheric long term measurements, scientific diving, glacier expeditions, installation of measuring systems in the permafrost and launches of research balloons.

New project proposals:

  • Project proposals have to be submitted annualy until the  end of September for the season beginning April of the following year.
  • Proposals are evaluated for their scientific merit and technical feasibility.
  • French project proposals have to be submitted to Opens external link in new windowIPEV
  • German project proposals have to be submitted to AWI.
    For German proposals please use this TEMPLATE .
    The proposal must be prepared in English.
    Submit the proposal answering all questions of the template by e-mail to
    AWIPEV_Antraege (at) i.e. this link .

From previous projects:

Publications originating from AWIPEV-Base: follow this link 

Publication data base at IPEV: Polar References 

Project descriptions frome previous years: please follow links in the left frame.