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Universal thermal climate index UTCI to assess the thermal environment of humans

Type of Structure: coordinated project
Regional Scope: continental in the area: Europe
Parent Organisations: COST
Child Organisations:
Duration : 2005 to present
Contact Address: PD Dr. Eva M. Klaper
Wildhainweg 3
3001 Bern
Phone: ; +41 (0) 31 308 22 22
FAX: +41 (0) 31 301 30 09
e-Mail: eva.klaper(at)

holding an official function in COST730

General information and objectives

The main objective of the Action is to develop and make easily available a physiologically assessment model of the thermal environment in order to significantly enhance applications related to health and well-being in the fields of public weather service, public health system, precautionary planning, and climate impact research.

Last update: 6/28/06
Source of data: ProClim- Research InfoSystem (1993-2018)

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