Research pursues innovative research in three broad themes:

  1. Conceptualizing and developing planetary boundaries
    Global human-environment dynamics & coevolutionary/whole Earth modelling
  2. Navigating pathways within Earth’s operating space
    Integrated Assessment Modeling & pathway analysis
  3. Operationalizing planetary boundaries
    Operationalizing planetary boundaries for policy- and decision-making, national and regional applications of the PBs, downscaling, benchmarking, policy mapping & mainstreaming