Academic staff

Matthias Heymann

Associate professor

Matthias Heymann
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Chairman of Gesellschaft für Technikgeschichte
Associate Editor of Centaurus
Domain Editor of the domain Climate, History, Society, Culture of WIREs Climate Change

Research Interests

History of atmospheric and climate science
History of energy technologies
Environmental history
History of engineering design

Recent larger research projects:

Shaping Cultures of Prediction: Knowledge, Authority and the Construction of Climate Change
(6.5 mio. DKK, Danish Research Council, 2013-2017)
see: http://css.au.dk/en/research/projects/cultures-of-prediction/

Exploring Greenland: Science and Technology in Cold War Settings
(5.5 mio. DKK, Carlsberg Foundation, 2010-2013)
see: http://css.au.dk/en/research/projects/greenland/

For a short description of current and past research projects see "Further information"

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