NitroEurope - Partners

The NitroEurope IP builds on a strong partnership betwee overall 62 institutions across Europe, Russia, China and Africa. All funded partners are listed in the table below. In addition to that, NitroEurope reaches out to collaborate with key partners in a wider scientific community. These "International Associate Partners" (IAPs) form a close relationship with one of the NitroEurope core partner institutions and engage in collaborative research and exchange methods and data. The Terms of Reference for these International Associate Partners can be found here. A table with the current IAPs can be found below. If you are interested in collaboration, or are working already with one of the NitroEurope partners and would like to intensify this collaboration, either contact one of the core partners below, or send an email to for more information.

NitroEurope Partners

Partner No.

Name Acronym Country


Natural Environment Research Council - Centre for Ecology & Hydrology (CEH)
02. Energy Research Centre of the Netherlands ECN The Netherlands
03. Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe, Institute For Meteorology And Climate Research FZK Germany
66 (prev 04). Technical University of Denmark DTU Denmark
05. Alterra Green World Research ALTERRA The Netherlands
06. Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique INRA France
07. Seconda Universita Degli Studi Napoli SUN Italy
08. European Commission – Directorate General Joint Research Centre EC-DG JRC Italy
09. Agroscope Fal Reckenholz, Swiss Federal Research Station For Agroecology & Agriculture FAL-CH Switzerland
67 (prev 10).

University of Copenhagen

UoC Denmark
11. Max Planck Gesellschaft Zur Foerderung Der Wissenschaften E.V. MPI Germany
12. Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (Instituto sistemi agricoli e forestali Mediterranei (ISAFOM) and Istituto di Biometeorologia (IBIMET) CNR Italy
13. Federal Office and Research Centre for Forests (Austrian Federal Forest Office and Research and Training Centre for Forests, Natural Hazards and Landscape) BFW Austria
14. Helsingin Yliopisto, University of Helsinki UHEL Finland
68 (prev 15). University of Aarhus, Faculty of Agricultural Sciences AU Denmark
16. Scottish Agricultural College SAC UK
17. University of Aberdeen UNIABDN UK

International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis

IIASA Austria

Wageningen University

WU The Netherlands

The August Cieszkowski Agricultural University Of Poznan, Agrometeorology Department

AUP Poland

Ilmatieteen Laitos, Finnish Meteorological Institute

FMI Finland

Forest Research Institute

FRI Hungary

Drzavni Hidrometeoroloski Zavod, Meteorological & Hydrological Service Of Croatia

MHSC Croatia

Norsk Institutt For Luftforskning, Norwegian Institute For Air Research

NILU Norway

Slovenský Hydrometeorologický Ústav, Slovak Hydrometeorological Institute

SHMU Slovakia

Trinity College Dublin

TCD Ireland

Netherlands Organisation For Applied Scientific Reseach

TNO The Netherlands

The University Of Manchester

29. University College Cork, National University Of Ireland UCC Ireland
30. The University Of Edinburgh UEDIN UK
31. Universita Degli Studi Della Tuscia, University Of Tuscia UNITUS Italy
32. Odessa National University ONU Ukraine
33. Goeteborgs Universitet, Göteborg Univeristet UGOT Sweden
35. Szent István University, St Stephens University SZIU Hungary
36. Universiteit Gent, Ghent University UGENT Belgium
37. University Of Zimbabwe UoZim Zimbabwe

Leibniz-Zentrum Fuer Agrarlandschafts- Und Landnutzungsforschung E.V., Leibnizcentre For Agricultural Landscape And Land Use Research

ZALF Germany
39. Kungliga Tekniska Högskolan, Royal Institute Of Technology KTH Sweden
40. Institute Of Atmospheric Physics - Chinese Academy Of Sciences IAP-CAS China
42. Institute Of Physico-Chemical And Biological Problems In Soil Science, Russian Academy Of Sciences IPBPSS Russia
43. Research Centre For Agricultural And Forest Environment [Polish Academy Of Sciences] RCAFE Poland
44. Justus-Liebig-Universitaet Giessen, University Of Giessen JLU Germany
45. Commissariat A L'energie Atomique, Laboratory For Climate Sciences & Environment LSCE-CEA France
69 (prev 46). Milieu En Natuurplanbureau MNP The Netherlands
47. Meteorologisk Institutt, Norwegian Meteorological Office MET.NO Norway
48. Meteorological Office MET-UK UK
70 (prev 49). Fondazione Edmund Mach FEM Italy
50. Fundación Centro De Estudios Del Mediterráneo CEAM Spain

Bundesforschungsanstalt Für Landwirtschaft, Federal Agricultural Research Centre

FAL-D Germany
53. A.N. Severtsov Institute Of Ecology And Evolution, Russian Academy Of Sciences IPEE-RAS Russia

Eotvos Lorand Tudomanyegyetem, Eotvos Lorand University

ELU Hungary
55. Eesti Maaülikool, Estonian University Of Life Sciences EMU Estonia

Centre De Recerca Ecològica I Aplicacions Forestals, Center For Ecological Research And Forestry Applications

57. Instituto Superior De Agronomia, Universidade Técnica De Lisboa ISA Portugal
58. IVL Swedish Environmental Research Institute IVL Sweden
59. Universiteit Van Amsterdam, University Of Amsterdam UvA The Netherlands
60. Lunds Universitet, University Of Lund ULUND Sweden
61. Universidad Politécnica De Madrid, University Of Madrid UPM Spain
62. Eidgenoessische Forschungsanstalt, Swiss Federal Institute For Forest, Snow And Landscape WSL Switzerland
63. Roskilde Universitetscenter, University Of Roskilde RUC Denmark
64. Suomen Ympäristökeskus, The Finnish Environment Institute SYKE Finland
65. Szegedi Tudomanyegyetem, University Of Szeged USZ Hungary


International Associate Partners (IAPs)

1 Forest Research, Alice Holt, United Kingdom
2 Dinghushan Forest Ecosystem Research Station, South China Botanical Garden, the Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
3 AgResearch - Grassland Research Centre, Palmerston North, New Zealand