As human activity continues to affect our planet and climate, new research is being developed to tackle the adverse impacts of anthropogenic climate change.
Technical University of Munich (TUM)
Climate Research with a Breathtaking View
High up in the Alps, Dr. Homa Ghasemifard collected data to better understand climate change, identifying major pollution sources on the European continent – using an environmental research station that used to be a luxury hotel.
University of Bayreuth
Experimental Ecology in Climate Change Research
Scientists at the University of Bayreuth are investigating how extreme weather events affect biodiversity and ecosystem functioning. Together with their international partners, they study the local impacts of global climate change.
bayklif-BLIZ, Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg (JMU)
Biodiversity Dynamics under Environmental Change
Biodiversity researchers develop mechanistic simulation models to unravel the processes influencing biodiversity origin, maintenance and dynamics across space and time, from individuals to entire ecosystems.
University of Applied Sciences Weihenstephan-Triesdorf (HSWT)
Ecosystem Management in Peatlands
Research projects at HSWT are investigating the climate-protection potential of peatlands—and are at the heart of environmental protection efforts in Bavaria’s rural landscape.
Regensburg Technical University of Applied Sciences (OTH)
MAGGIE—Climate-Friendly Social Housing via Artificial Intelligence
One hundred years after it was founded, the Margaretenau building cooperative is getting a facelift. Researchers on the MAGGIE project are working to ensure the renovations deliver energy savings and meet climate targets.