The Centre for Research in Earth and Space Science (CRESS) facilitates research activity within the areas of
(a) Planetary Exploration
(b) Climate and Environment
(c) Space Technology
The ultimate goal is the contribution of scientific instruments and the advancement of new methods for space missions. The centre advances research at York University by leading the recruitment for strategic faculty appointments, creating and managing laboratory space, preparing major infrastructure grant applications, organizing research seminars and providing administrative support.