CLAIMs Steering Group (SG) consists of the Coordination (Coordinator & Co-Coordinator) and the six Work Package Leaders, all prominent scientists in RTD projects from previous European Programs. The SG is responsible for synergies and internal information flow between the WPs, the overall progress of CLAIM, and will support the Coordination in the scientific and technical monitoring, execution and reporting of the CLAIM project.
Organisation: Danish Meteorological Institute
Position: Chief Consultant
Expertise: Observing system design, ocean-wave modelling and coupling processes
Organisation: KTH Royal Institute of technology
Position: Professor, head of the Functional Materials Division
Expertise: development of sustainable nanomaterials for planetcare specifically including, photocatalysis and electrocatalysis and saline or impaired water treatments.
Organisation: CNR-ISMAR, Genoa Unit
Position: Head of the Genoa Unit of ISMAR-CNR
Expertise: He works for more than 20 years in the field of the interaction between materials / technologies and the marine environment (biofouling, biofilm, biocorrosion, antifouling, enviromental impact, marine ecotoxicology).
Organisation: DTU Aqua
Expertise: Ecosystem and plankton dynamics, machine learning
Organisation: Institute for Environmental Studies, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam & The Water Institute, University of Waterloo, Canada
Position: Professor in Economics
Expertise: Water resources economics, integrated environmental-economic modelling, valuation
Position: Head of Projects Department
Expertise: Professor of Zoology; systematics, biogeography and ecology of invertebrates; bioinformatics.
Position: Research Director
Expertise: data assimilation, ecosystems modelling, marine ecosystem management, nonlinear prediction, climate dynamics, development and application of individual based models (IBM), artificial intelligence (ANN)
Involvement in CLAIM: Coordinator