ECDS Board and Scientific Advisory Committee

The Swedish Research Council and SMHI have appointed a board for ECDS. ECDS has a scientific advisory committee (SAC) to receive feedback on the development of ECDS system and operations.

ECDS Board

Joakim Langner, SMHI, Associate Professor (Chairman)

Manuela Notter, Swedish Environmental Protection Agency, Assistant Head of Department, Analysis and Research

Lars Eklundh, Lund University, Professor Department of Physical Geography and Ecosystem Science

Agneta Andersson, Umeå University, Professor, Department of Ecology and Environmental Science

Ulf Gärdenfors, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Professor of Conservation Biology, Deputy Director at the Swedish Species Information Centre (ArtDatabanken), Director of the Taxonomy Program at ArtDatabanken and Director of the Swedish LifeWatch.

ECDS Scientific Advisory Committee

ECDS has a scientific advisory committee (SAC) to receive feedback on the development of ECDS system and operations. The committee should have a broad subject-related, national and international membership. The committee should include members from international cooperation bodies together with researchers with expertise in several aspects of data requirements for climate and environmental research.

Deliang Chen, University of Gothenburg, August Röhss Professor of Physical Geography directed towards Geoinformatics, Chair of SAC

Ipek Erzi, TUBITAK (Scientific and technological research council of Turkey), Vice-chair of COST’s domain committee ESSEM

Julie Friddell, Manager Canadian Cryospheric Information Network, Waterloo University, Canada

Øystein Godøy, researcher at the Norwegian Meteorological Institute, Norway.