Current Projects

PIK scientists contribute to numerous research projects commissioned by external funders.

In the past 10 years, PIK has conducted over 500 projects funded, for example, through the research programmes of the Federal Ministry for Education and Research (BMBF) or the European Union. This list of current projects is generated from our database (newest first). Separate lists of completed  and all projects from 2007 on are available.

Current projects at PIK:

RETAKE

CoCoHype 2

Aug 01, 2021 - Jul 31, 2024
Funded by: DFG - Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft
Contact: Frank Hellmann

CLEANUP

Jul 01, 2021 - Jun 30, 2024
Funded by: DFG - Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft
Contact: Kai Lessmann

EU ETS

Jul 01, 2021 - Mar 31, 2024
Funded by: Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft (BMWi)
Contact: Michael Pahle

FloodDrivers

Jul 01, 2021 - Jun 30, 2024
Funded by: DFG - Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft
Contact: Dominik Paprotny

ESM2025-RD3

Jun 01, 2021 - May 31, 2025
Funded by: EU, H2020
Contact: Elmar Kriegler

CapTain Rain

Jun 01, 2021 - May 31, 2024
Funded by: BMBF, PTJ
Contact: Peter Hoffmann

ESM2025-RD2

Jun 01, 2021 - May 31, 2025
Funded by: EU, H2020
Contact: Christoph Müller

CCH PI3

Jun 01, 2021 - May 31, 2024
Funded by: DFG - Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft
Contact: Hermann Lotze-Campen/Christoph Gornott

ECEMF

May 01, 2021 - Apr 30, 2025
Funded by: EU - European Union
Contact: Gunnar Luderer

CAMPAIGNERS

May 01, 2021 - Apr 30, 2024
Funded by: EU - European Union
Contact: Gunnar Luderer

DIALOGUES

May 01, 2021 - Apr 30, 2024
Funded by: EU, H2020
Contact: Fritz Reusswig

Leibniz Biodiv

Apr 15, 2021 - Apr 14, 2024
Funded by: 18 Mitgliedsinstitute des Leibniz-Forschungsnetzwerks
Contact: Kirsten Thonicke, Eva Rahner

FirEUrisk

Apr 01, 2021 - Mar 31, 2025
Funded by: EU, H2020
Contact: Kirsten Thonicke

GreenPlantFood

Jan 01, 2021 - Dec 31, 2024
Funded by: Norwegian Research Council
Contact: Benjamin Bodirsky

GEOLQUEA

Jan 01, 2021 - Dec 31, 2023
Funded by: DFG - Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft
Contact: Ricarda Winkelmann

POEM-PBSim

Jan 01, 2021 - Feb 29, 2024
Funded by: VW-Stiftung
Contact: Wolfgang Lucht

NaWu_PH

Jan 01, 2021 - Dec 31, 2025
Funded by: Dr. Pritzsche-Stiftung
Contact: Sabine Gabrysch

Agrica_Sahel

Jan 01, 2021 - Jun 30, 2024
Funded by: BMZ
Contact: Christoph Gornott

Earth4all

FSEC-RD2

Nov 01, 2020 - Dec 31, 2023
Funded by: EAT
Contact: Hermann Lotze-Campen

PROCLIAS

Nov 01, 2020 - Oct 31, 2024
Funded by: EU, H2020
Contact: Christopher Reyer

Atmo-POEM

Oct 01, 2020 - Aug 31, 2025
Funded by: H&M Foundation
Contact: Stefan Rahmstorf

HABITABLE

Sep 01, 2020 - Aug 31, 2024
Funded by: EU - European Union
Contact: Jacob Schewe

PROTECT - RD1

Sep 01, 2020 - Aug 31, 2024
Funded by: EU, H2020
Contact: Ricarda Winkelmann

PROTECT - RD4

Sep 01, 2020 - Aug 31, 2024
Funded by: EU, H2020
Contact: Anders Levermann

HABITABLE

Sep 01, 2020 - Aug 31, 2024
Funded by: EU, H2020
Contact: Kira Vinke

GCF

Aug 01, 2020 - Mar 31, 2024
Funded by: Global Challenges Foundation (GCF)
Contact: Wolfgang Lucht

MEET

Jul 01, 2020 - Jun 30, 2026
Funded by: European Research Council (ERC)
Contact: Georg Feulner