Provider of this Website is in legal terms the IUP – Institute of Environmental Physics of the University of Bre­men, represented by:

Prof. Dr. Monika Rhein

The University of Bremen is a public body. It is legally represented by headmaster Prof. Dr.-Ing. Bernd Scholz-Rei­ter.

Regulating authority

Se­na­to­rin für Bil­dung und Wis­sen­schaft Rem­ber­ti­ring 8 – 12, 28195 Bre­men
Um­satz­steu­er-Iden­ti­fi­ka­ti­ons­num­mer ge­mäß § 27 a UStG Um­satz­steu­er-Nr.: DE 811 245 070


Institut für Umweltphysik
Universität Bremen
Otto-Hahn-Allee 1
D-283359 Bremen

Tel: + 49 (0)421-218-62145 (Sekretariat)
Fax: + 49 (0)421-218-62165

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Institut für Umweltphysik
Abteilung Ozeanographie
Universität Bremen
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