Large H2020 grant awarded to SNE and partners: ENVRI-plus.



Horizon 2020, the EU programme for research and innovation, has granted a large project concerned with large-scale database applications relating to environmental issues (ENVRI-plus) to SNE and partners.

Zhiming Zhao of the Informatics Institute (IvI) is the project leader of the ENVRI-plus Data Processing unit. ENVRI-plus is a large EU project with a total budget of EUR 15 million, of which EUR 840,000 has been allocated to the Informatics Institute. The project brings together all Environmental Research Infrastructures (ENVRI) to work on solutions to shared research questions. Infrastructures for biodiversity, atmospheric research, ocean research, plate tectonics, ionosphere and various related initiatives are collaborating closely to improve hardware and data-processing techniques.