Around 500 researchers, 140 stations, 80 universities and institutes, and 13 countries. That’s just some numbers to give an idea of the vast research network called ICOS. What it takes to ensure efficient and smooth cooperation and operation within the network to provide standardised and high-quality data on greenhouse gases? A dedicated person at the heart of the coordination, an Observation Network Officer.
Read what the former and the current Observation Network Officers, Dr Syed Ashraful Alam and MSc Maiju Tiiri, reply to the questions about their work!