The Department of Thematic Studies - Environmental Change
Photo/design: Magdalena Kuchler
Environmental Change conducts research, doctoral studies and undergraduate education on current environmental challenges and the changing nature of the environmental condition. Research and education focus on the impact–the change to the environment–that society and the individual have on nature.
Knowledge as a power factor in global environmental research policy
For decades, researchers have been developing ever more complex models that predict and illustrate the consequences of global environmental changes, models that form the foundation of decisions about environmental policy. In the first thesis from the new Unit of Environmental Change Ola Uhrqvist shows how the models grew, took form and were shaped by contemporary thinking.
Linnér, B-O & Wibeck, V (2015), Dual high-stake emerging technologies: a review of the climate engineering research literature. WIREs Climate Change.
Linköping University has been awarded SEK 20 million to create a world-leading programme in interdisciplinary social and environmental research.
Last updated: 2014-12-18