| Received Research
2016 - 2019 EUCALC - Trade-offs and pathways towards sustainable and low-carbon European Societies, Coordination & Project Director, European Union Horizon 2020 (funding: 5.8 mln ).
2014 - 2015 SIECS - Smart and Intelligent Education and Climate Services. European Climate-KIC, (funding: 103,000 ).
2014 - 2018 SUSA - Sustainable Development Options and land-use based alternatives to enhance climate change mitigation and adaptation capacities in the Columbian and Peruvian Amazon. Federal Ministry for the Environment, (funding: 855,000 ).
2013 - 2017 RECREATE - Research network for forward looking activities and assessment of research and innovation prospects in the fields of climate, research efficiency and raw materials. FP7 Coordination Action, (funding: 189,000 ).
2013 - 2016 TESS - Towards European Sustainable Societies. FP7 Integrated project, Coordination & Project Director, (funding 3 mln ).
2013 - 2016 CLIP-C - Climate Information Platform for Copernicus. FP7 Integrated project, (funding 339,000 ).
2012 - 2017 RAMSES - Reconciling Adaptation, Mitigation and Sustainable Development in Cities. FP7 Integrated project, Coordination & Project Director, (funding 5.2 mln ).
2013 - 2014 ATLA - Adaptation Toolbox for Local Authorities, European Climate-KIC, (funding: 65,000 ).
2012 - 2014 SYNERGIES - Synergies of Climate Action (Adaptation/Mitigation) in developing countries, German Environmental Agency/UFOPLAN, (funding 107,000 ).
2011 - 2013 TransRisk - Transition Options and Climate Risks for Developing Countries. Joint Project with GIZ (Methods Inventory for Adaptation), Federal Ministry for the Environment, (funding: 689,000 ).
2011 - 2012 UBA-Cost - Adaptation Options in the Context of an International Climate Protection Regime, German Eviromental Agency/UFOPLAN (funding 55,000 ).
2010 - 2013 AsianCitiesAdapt - Climate change adaptation and transition to sustainability in South-East Asian Cities. Federal Ministry for the Environment (funding 344,000 ).
2009 - 2012 KIBEX - Critical Infrastructure and population in the light of climate change related extreme events. Federal Ministry for the Interior, (funding 85,000 ).
2010 - 2013 MEDIATION - Methodology for Effective Decision-making on Impacts and Adaptation. FP7 Integrated Project (funding: 296,000 ).
2009 - 2012 Climate Media & Film Factory Potsdam (pilot phase 2009-2010, main phase 2010-2012), Federal Ministry for Education and Research (funding 260,000), Joint project together with the Potsdam Film University.
2009 - 2014 PROGRESS - Potsdam Research Cluster on Georisk Analysis, Environmental Change and Sustainability, Research Cluster overall funded by approx. 11 mln and more than 30 partners, Federal Ministry or Education and Research, (funding 1.3 mln ).
2009 - 2011 ESPON Climate - Climate change, spatial planning and territorial effects on regions and local economies. EU ESPON programme(funding 98,000 ).
2009 - 2012 BaltCICA - Climate Change: Impacts, Costs and Adaptation in the Baltic Sea Region, INTERREG Baltic Sea Region Programme (funding: 520,500 ).
2008 - 2010 Saxony-Anhalt-Study: Small Scale Vulnerabilities and Adaptation to Climate Change (Environmental Agency Saxony-Anhalt (funding: 126,000 ).
2008 - 2011 CI:grasp - Global Climate Impact and Adaptation Information System, Federal Ministry for the Environment (funding 950,000 ).
2008 - 2009 NRWII - Vulnerabilities and Development of Adaptation Options for the Federal State of North-Rhine Westphalia, State Ministry of the Environment and Conservation, Agriculture and Consumer Protection, NRW (funding: 107,000 )
2008 - 2010 ENSURE - Enhancing Resilience of Communities and Territories against Risks. FP7 Integrated Project (funding 128,447 ).
2007 - 2010 ACCMA - Enabling stakeholders in Moroccan coastal management to develop sustainable climate change adaptation policies and plans. IDRC's Climate Change Adaptation in Africa Program (funding 73,000 ).
2006 - 2007 SCENARIO - Specific support action for a common European Strategy for sustainable natural and induced technological hazard mitigation, FP6 Coordination Action (funding 88,000 ).
2005 - 2007 ASTRA - Developing Adaptation and Mitigation Strategies to Climate Change in the Baltic Sea Region. The project aims to anticipate ill-defined (local) management strategies by modern model techniques. Subsequent improved policy options shall be developed and implemented in certain case studies, European Commission Development Programme INTERREG IIIB (funding: 245,000 ).
2004 - 2007 ARMONIA: Applied Multi-Risk Mapping of Natural Hazards for Impact Assessment - ARMONIA aims to provide a set of harmonized methodologies for producing integrated risk maps to achieve spatial planning procedures in areas prone to natural disasters. FP6 Integrated Project (funding: 94,000 ).
2002 - 2005 Scaling Analysis of Hydrometeorological Time Series Data - The project has the goal to improve multi-variate methods for extreme value statistics and fluctuation analysis and apply them to hydrometeorological time series data, Coordinator, Federal Ministry for Education and Research, (funding 643,000 ).
1998 - 2001 DIWA - Data Integration and Qualitative Dynamics in the Wadden Sea. DIWA deals with the integration of the huge knowledge available for the wadden sea and tries to integrate it via modern data mining methods, Coordinator, Federal Ministry for Education and Research, (funding 233,000 ).