Centre for Climate Dynamics at the Bjerknes Centre
The SKD is a new research and competence centre for the advancement of the climate science. It draws upon the expertise developed by, and accomplishments of, the Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research since its inception as a center of excellence in 2002.
The SKD is funded by the Ministry of Education and Research for a period of 12 years starting in 2010. It was officially opened on 1st December 2011 by Minister Tora Aasland.