Alfred Wegener Institute

Alfred Wegener Institute
The Alfred Wegener Institute conducts research in the Arctic, Antarctic and the oceans of the middle and high latitudes. It coordinates polar research in Germany and provides important infrastructure such as the research icebreaker Polarstern and stations in the Arctic and Antarctic for international science. The Alfred Wegener Institute is one of the 18 research centers of the Helmholtz Association, the largest scientific organization in Germany.

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