APRI – the Austrian Polar Research Institute

The Austrian Polar Research Institute (APRI) is a research consortium that promotes and coordinates research and education in the area of polar sciences at the participating organisations. The APRI involves about 50 scientists in 14 research groups.

News at APRI


EnMoTe Lecture: Michael Bravo

The research group EnMoTe - Environments, Mobilities, Technologies invites to a lecture by Michael Bravo (University of Cambridge/Scott Polar Institute) about "What happened to the North Pole in Vienna 500 years ago, and why this still matters today". Join us at the…
Odobenus rosmarus (Miller) | Renate Degen | APRI

An ecological database for the Arctic Ocean

by Renate Degen / Since summer 2018 the Arctic Traits Database – the first database to provide detailed ecological information on organisms inhabiting the Arctic sea floor – is online and freely accessible. The corresponding paper was published in February…

Uni Vienna Medienportal: Andreas Richter on his cool permafrost research

Check out Andreas Richter's blog on his research on permafrost in the Yukon, published on the media portal of the University of Vienna. You can read the blogpost here.