Dim Coumou receives NWO Vidi grant
Climate researcher Dim Coumou (VU Amsterdam) has received a Vidi grant worth 800.000 euros from the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) to investigate the effects of climate change on extreme weather.
Extended periods of heat and drought can have profound consequences for society. Climate change increases the risk of such weather extremes.
Dim Coumou is Associated Professor at the Institute for Environmental Studies (IVM) at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and part of Amsterdam Water Science.