PEER Locations

SYKE - Finnish Environment Institute (Finland) DCE - Danish Centre for Environment and Energy, Aarhus University (Denmark) EC JRC - European Commission, Joint Research Centre IRSTEA - National Research Institute of Science and Technology for Environment and Agriculture (France) CEH - Centre for Ecology & Hydrology (United Kingdom) Wageningen Environmental Research (Alterra) UFZ - Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research (Germany) CIENS - Oslo Centre for Interdisciplinary Environmental and Social Research peer

Research Facility

The members of PEER run major research facilities, some of them unique. Please find below an overview of the facilties which are open to interested researchers.

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NIVA Research Facility Solbergstrand

The Research Facility at Solbergstrand performs large-scale experiments in marine ecology, sediment research and aquaculture. We also test technology for treating ballast water. Read more: read more >>

Langtjern ecological monitoring site

The ecological monitoring site Langtjern is a forested lake catchment in southeastern Norway at circa 500 to 700m elevation and is well-suited to study natural responses of water chemistry, element cycles and biology to large scale changes in our... read more >>

Laser Scanning Microscopy (LSM)

Laser scanning microscopy (LSM) represents a technique which allows assessment of multiple parameters in hydrated samples at the micro-scale and in three dimensions. Laser scanning microscopy is employed for visualization, analysis and... read more >>

ALBIS – research vessel

ALBIS is a research platform of the UFZ Department River Ecology in Magdeburg. It allows the sampling of water and sediment from any interesting sampling point in the river at varying seasonal and hydrological conditions. The vessel is designed for... read more >>

ProVIS - Centre for chemical microscopy

ProVIS is a unique platform for chemical microscopy. ProVIS combines complementary techniques for analysing the elemental and isotope composition as well as  structural units of microscopic objects on various scales. In particular cases even sub nm... read more >>

Competence Centre “Isotopes in Environmental and Biosciences”

The Competence Centre “Isotopes in Environmental and Biosciences” offers a broad spectrum of analytics, excellent instrumentation and expert knowledge for many applications of modern isotope techniques in today’s environmental research. read more >>

Omics platforms - Metabolomic Profiler

Omics platforms - Metabolomic Profiling The platform has been designed to perform qualitative and quantitave metabolome analysis based on mass spectrometry. The platform allows global metabolic profiling based on LC and GC preseparation and... read more >>

Omics platforms - Quantitative Proteomics

Omics platforms – Qualitative and quantitative proteomics by mass spectrometry The platform has been designed to perform qualitative and quantitave protein and proteome analysis. On the single protein level protein characterisation like protein... read more >>

Omics platforms - Transcriptomics

The Omics platform Transcriptomics mainly aims at the identification, quantification and characterization of long and short non-coding RNAs from a range of samples like human or animal body fluids, tissues, or cells, environmental or microbial... read more >>

Irrigation Equipment Research and Development Laboratory / LERMI

Irrigation Equipment Research and Development Laboratory / LERMI read more >>