CONSTRAIN is an €8 million, 4-year programme of research and stakeholder engagement, funded by Horizon 2020.  Led by the University of Leeds, the CONSTRAIN consortium involves 14 partners and around 40 researchers from 9 countries across Europe and Israel.

University of Leeds

Scientific Coordinator

Lead WP6 (Programme management and coordination)

Co-lead WP3 (Ocean atmosphere coupling and climate projections)

Co-lead WP4 (Cross-cutting physical science synthesis)

Scientific input to WP1 and WP5

ETH Zürich

Scientific input to WP2, WP4 and WP5

Max Planck Institute for Meteorology

Co-lead WP2 (Clouds, circulation and climate sensitivity)

Scientific input to WP3 and WP4

Météo-France National Centre for Meteorological Research (CNRM)

Co-lead WP3 (Ocean atmosphere coupling and climate projections)

Scientific input to WP1, WP2, WP3, WP4 and WP5

CICERO Centre for International Climate Research

Lead WP1 (Effective radiative forcing and rapid adjustments)

Scientific input to WP1, WP4 and WP

Delft University of Technology

Scientific input to WP2

UK Met Office

Scientific input to WP1, WP2, WP3 and WP4

Universität Leipzig

Co-lead WP1 (Effective radiative forcing and rapid adjustments)

Scientific input to WP4

National Centre for Scientific Research – Institute Pierre-Simon Laplace (CNRS-IPSL)

Lead WP2 (Clouds, circulation and climate sensitivity)

Co-lead WP4 (Cross-cutting physical science synthesis)

Scientific input to WP1, WP2, WP4 and WP5

International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)

Scientific input to WP4 and WP5

Climate Analytics

Co-lead WP5 (Translation to policy and dissemination)

Lead for stakeholder engagement

Stockholm University

Scientific input to WP4

Weizmann Institute of Science

Scientific input to WP2

Imperial College London

Co-lead WP5 (Translation to policy and dissemination)

Scientific input to WP4