Research Projects


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IB‐Lys‐Bra Comparing the precision of different lysimeter types under the environmental conditions in Brazil and Germany
Department: BOPHY - Prof. Dr. Ralph Meißner until 03/2015

ANWasChi Set-up of networks and partnerships in water resource management for a sustainable increase in efficiency of water supply in North China in consideration of the South-North channel construction program as water distribution system
Department: CATHYD - Prof. Dr. Ralf Merz until 11/2017

Floodtypes Flood process types - influencing factors and changes
Department: CATHYD - Prof. Dr. Ralf Merz until 05/2020

PLACARD
PLAtform for Climate Adaptation and Risk reDuction

Department: OEKON - Prof. Dr. Reimund Schwarze until 04/2020
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SAWAM
Seasonal Water resource Management in arid regions: Transfer of regionalized global information into practice
Department: CHS - Dr. Ing. Luis Samaniego-Eguiguren until 02/2020
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EDgE
End-to-end modelling chain to estimate Sectoral Climate Impacts Indicators
Department: CHS - Dr. Ing. Luis Samaniego-Eguiguren until 12/2019
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TOXI‐triage
Integrated and adaptive responses to toxic emergencies for rapid triage: Engineering the roadmap from casualty to patient to survivor.
Department: MET - Dr. habil. Helko Borsdorf until 08/2019
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INCOVER
Eco-innovative technologies for resource recovery from wastewater
Department: UBZ - Dr. Mi-Yong Lee until 05/2019
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Hoklim
Special IPCC report on 1.5 degree: High-resolution climate indicators for 1.5 °C global warming
Department: CHS - Dr. Stephan Thober until 02/2019
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AeroRad
Development of a portable online measuring system for radioactive aerosoles and organic trace substances
Department: MET - Dr. habil. Helko Borsdorf until 02/2019

GLOBAQUA Managing the effects of multiple stressors on aquatic ecosystems under water scarcity
Department: CATHYD - Prof. Dr. Ralf Merz until 01/2019
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MASSTWIN Spreading excellence and widening participation in support of mass spectrometry and related techniques in Health, the Environment, and Food Analysis
Department: CATHYD - Dr. Kay Knöller until 12/2018
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ETC/CCA 2014‐2018
The European Topic Centre on Climate change impacts, vulnerability and adaptation
Department: CHS - Dr. Andreas Marx until 12/2018
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EDACHS
HGF‐Allianz Remote Sensing and Earth System Dynamics
Department: CHS - Dr. Luis Samaniego‐Eguiguren until 12/2017
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MARSOL
Demonstrating Management Aquifer Recharge as a Solution to Water Scarcity and Drought
Department: MET - Dr. Jan Bumberger until 11/2016
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SWINGS
Safeguarding Water resources in India with Green and Sustainable technologies
Department: UBZ - Dr. Manfred van Afferden until 02/2016
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KOPOXI
Development of a ground water remediation technology for the enhancement of natural attenuation processes within a contamination plume by combining a permanent release of oxidizing agent with localized oxidizing agent injections
Department: MET - Dr. Thomas Vienken until 12/2015
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ASKURIS
RiSKWa ‐ Joint project ASKURIS: Anthropogenic trace substances and pathogens in the urban water circle: assessment, barriers and risk communication ‐ subproject UFZ
Department: ANA - Prof. Dr. Thorsten Reemtsma until 04/2015
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IMS‐MS
Construction, buildup and implementation of an optimized interconnection of ion mobility spectrometry and Time-of-flight mass spectrometry
Department: MET - Dr. habil. Helko Borsdorf until 03/2015

ConBio
Large-scale test on bioleaching of heavy metal contaminated sediments, subtopic process optimization under practical conditions
Department: UBZ - Prof. Dr. Andreas Zehnsdorf until 10/2014

Isocitrat
Biotechnological production of D‐threo‐isocitric acid (subproject 2: process development/scale-up)
Department: UBZ - Dr. Andreas Aurich until 09/2014

QualityWarn Water quality warning system for drinking water extraction wells in karst aquifers in the region around Hebron - a tool for an optimized lokal water resource management
Department: CATHYD - Dr. Stefan Geyer until 03/2019

SMART‐MOVE
Joint project SMART‐MOVE: Management Of Highly Variable Water REsources in semi‐arid regions ‐ Israel (ISR), Jordan (JOR), Palestinian territories (PSE); subproject 2: Implementing a decentralized wastewater management in Jordan
Department: UBZ - Prof. Dr. Roland Arno Müller until 01/2018
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EFIRRIG Impact of effluent irrigation on soil water dynamics and sustainable land use: Synergistic effects of altered soil structure and wettability   
Department: BOPHY - Prof. Dr. Hans‐Jörg Vogel until 12/2017

DESERVE Dead Sea Helmholtz Virtual Institute ‐ Dead Sea Research Venue
Department: CATHYD - Dr. Stefan Geyer until 08/2017
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AptaWater Developing aptamers as new receptors for electrochemical aptamer biosensors for a rapid pathogen detection in water (German-Israeli water technology cooperation)
Department: UBZ - Dr. Beate Strehlitz until 12/2014  

NICE II Implementation-Office Amman (NICE II) - Development and implementation of administrative-regulatory tools using the example of the National Implementation Committee for Effective Decentralized Wastewater Management in Jordan
Department: UBZ - Dr. rer. pol. Mi-Yong Lee until 11/2019
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Quality Warn
Water quality warning system for drinking water extraction wells in karst aquifers in the region around Hebron - a tool for an optimized lokal water resource management
Department: CATHYD - Dr. Stefan Geyer until 03/2019

TBMOD II
Hydrogeological and hydrochemical modelling of density-driven flow in the Tiberias Basin (TB), in particular between Ha’on and Tiberias Regions, Jordan Valley
Department: ENVIF - Dr. Fabien Magri until 12/18
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SMART‐MOVE
Joint project SMART‐MOVE: Management Of Highly Variable Water REsources in semi‐arid regions ‐ Israel (ISR), Jordan (JOR), Palestinian territories (PSE); subproject 2: Implementing a decentralized wastewater management in Jordan
Department: UBZ - Prof. Dr. Roland Arno Müller until 01/2018
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DESERVE
Dead Sea Helmholtz Virtual Institute ‐ Dead Sea Research Venue
Department: CATHYD - Dr. Stefan Geyer until 08/2017
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PECtake II
Pollutants of emerging concern originating from reclaimed wastewater: plant uptake, translocation and transformation
Department: ANA - Prof. Dr. Thorsten Reemtsma until 03/2017

Jordan Integrated analysis of the sustainability of fresh water resources in Jordan
Department: OEKON - Prof. Dr. Bernd Klauer until 11/2016
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PECtake
Pollutants of emerging concern originating from reclaimed watewater: plant uptake, translocation and transformation
Department: ANA - Prof. Dr. Thorsten Reemtsma until 09/2016
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Office Amman
(NICE) Joint project IWRM SMART, subproject 10: Implementation Office Amman (from project NICE II) - Development and implementation of administrative-regulatory tools using the example of the National Implementation Committee for Effective Decentralized Wastewater Management in Jordan
Department: UBZ - Dr. Manfred van Afferden until 12/2015
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SMART II Integrated water resource management (IWRM) of the Lower Jordan River
Department: UBZ- Prof. Dr. Roland Arno Müller until 06/2014
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ReKKs Innovations for sustainable agricultural resource use and climate adaptation in dry steppes in Kazakhstan and south west Siberia; subproject 3: Optimizing the water supply by innovative soil management
Department: BOSYS - Prof. Dr. Ralph Meißner until 07/2020

GlaSCA‐V Changes in Glacier and Snow‐melt runoff components in Central Asia and societal Vulnerability
Department: CATHYD - Dr. Stephan Weise until 01/2018
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GlaSCA‐V Changes in Glacier and Snow‐melt runoff components in Central Asia and societal Vulnerability
Department: CATHYD - Dr. Stephan Weise until 01/2018
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GlaSCA Water availability in Central Asia - Societal vulnerability to changes in glacier and snow‐melt runoff components in Central Asian rivers
Department: CATHYD - Dr. Stephan Weise until 02/2017
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WTZ Taj‐Kir Preparation of a project on climate change and water resources in Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan
Department: CATHYD - Dr. Stephan Weise until 03/2016

SPACES_GSI Joint project SPACES‐SGD: Interactions of ground and seawater and their impacts on coastal and water resource management in southern Africa, subproject A
Department: GWS - Dr. Michael Schubert until 07/2016
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IATI-WW Establishment of a Research, Demonstration and Training Facility for Decentralized Wastewater and Sludge Management in Oman
Department: UBZ - DR. Roland Müller until 07/2019
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IATI-SGD IATI Submarine Groundwater Discharge: Adaption of an autonomous aquatic vehicle for robotic measurements, sampling and monitoring
Department: CATHYD - Dr. Jan Friesen until 06/2019
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ReKKs Innovations for sustainable agricultural resource use and climate adaptation in dry steppes in Kazakhstan and south west Siberia; subproject 3: Optimizing the water supply by innovative soil management
Department: BOSYS - Prof. Dr. Ralph Meißner until 07/2020

KULUNDA Joint project KULUNDA: How to prevent the next "Global Dust Bowl"? Ecological and economic strategies for sustainable land use in Russian steppes - subproject 2: soil water/lysimeter
Department: BOPHY - Prof. Dr. Ralph Meißner until 12/2016
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IWAS II CATHYD The sustainable management of scarce water resources in arid areas
Department: CATHYD - Dr. Christian Siebert until 10/2013
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SPACES_GSI Joint project SPACES‐SGD: Interactions of ground and seawater and their impacts on coastal and water resource management in southern Africa, subproject A
Department: GWS - Dr. Michael Schubert until 07/2016
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CAISONET Central Asia network for isotopes in rainfall
Department: CATHYD - Dr. Stephan Weise until 03/2019

PAMIR‐Water Climate change impact on the water supply of a rivershed in the Pamir Mountains; subproject 1: Exploration of the hydro(geo)logical systems in the Gunt catchment area
Department: CATHYD - Dr. Stephan Weise until 09/2014

WTZ Taj‐Kir Preparation of a project on climate change and water resources in Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan
Department: CATHYD - Dr. Stephan Weise until 03/2016

QualityWarn Water quality warning system for drinking water extraction wells in karst aquifers in the region around Hebron - a tool for an optimized local water resource management
Department: CATHYD - Dr. Stefan Geyer until 03/2019

SMART‐MOVE Joint project SMART‐MOVE: Management Of Highly Variable Water REsources in semi‐arid Regions ‐ Israel (ISR),Jordan (JOR), Palestinian territories (PSE); subproject 2: Implementing a decentralized wastewater management in Jordan
Department: UBZ - Prof. Dr. Roland Arno Müller until 01/2018
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DESERVE
Dead Sea Helmholtz Virtual Institute ‐ Dead Sea Research Venue
Department: CATHYD - Dr. Stefan Geyer until 08/2017
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