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Research Units

The German Research Foundation supports numerous outstanding researchers at RUB. Research groups often pave the way for new research directions.

Research Units coordinated at RUB

  • FOR 2812: Constructing Scenarios of the Past: A New Framework in Episodic Memory
    Prof. Dr. Sen Cheng
    Funding since 2019

  • FOR 2416: Space-Time Dynamics of Extreme Floods (SPATE)
    Prof. Dr.-Ing. Andreas H. Schumann
    Funding since 2017

  • FOR 2363: Evaluation of Building Design Variants in Early Phases on the Basis of Adaptive Detailing Strategies
    Prof. Dr. Markus König
    Funding since 2016

  • FOR 2288: Journal Literature: Format Conditions, Visual Design, Reception Cultures
    Prof. Dr. Nicola Kaminski
    Funding since 2016

  • FOR 2359: Charmonium Physics Experiments with the BES III Detector
    Prof. Dr. Ulrich Wiedner
    Funding since 2015

  • FOR 1905: Structure and Function of the Peroxisomal Translocon (PerTrans)
    Prof. Dr. Ralf Erdmann
    Funding since 2013

  • FOR 1644: Marine Carbonate Archives: Controls On Carbonate Precipitation And Pathways Of Diagenetic Alteration (CHARON)
    Prof. Dr. Adrian Immenhauser
    Funding since 2013

  • FOR 1806: The Forgotten Part of Carbon Cycling: Organic Matter Storage and Turnover in Subsoils (SUBSOM)
    Prof. Dr. Bernd Marschner
    Funding since 2013

Participation in Research Units

  • FOR 2795: Synapses under stress: Early events induced by metabolic failure at glutamatergic synapses
    Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf
    Jun.-Prof. Dr. Andreas Reiner
    Funding since 2019

  • FOR 2825: Concrete Damage Assessment by Coda Waves (CoDA)
    Technical University of Munich
    Prof. Dr.-Ing. Peter Mark, Prof. Dr. Günther Meschke, Dr.-Ing. Jithender J. Timothy
    Funding since 2019

  • FOR 2305: The Discursivation of the New. Tradition and Renewal in Medieval and Pre-modern Texts
    FU Berlin
    Prof. Dr. David Nelting
    Funding since 2016

  • FOR 2397: Multiskalen-Analyse komplexer Dreiphasensysteme
    TU Clausthal
    Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Schuhmann
    Funding since 2016

  • FOR 2433: Switchable Metal-Organic Frameworks (MOF-Switches)
    TU Dresden
    Prof. Dr. Rochus Schmid
    Funding since 2016

  • FOR 2457: Acoustic Sensor Networks
    Paderborn University
    Priv.-Doz. Dr.-Ing. Gerald Enzner, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Martin
    Funding since 2016

  • FOR 1867: Media and Mimesis
    Universität Weimar
    Prof. Dr. Friedrich Balke
    Funding since 2014

  • FOR 2150: Relativity in Social Cognition: Antecedents and Consequences of Comparative Thinking
    University of Cologne
    Prof. Dr. Wilhelm Hofmann
    Funding since 2014

  • FOR 2092: Biogenesis of Thylakoid Membranes: Spatiotemporal Organization of Photosynthetic Protein Complex Assembly
    LMU Munich
    Prof. Dr. Danja Schünemann
    Funding since 2014

  • FOR 2093: Memristive Devices for Neuronal Systems
    Kiel University
    Dr.-Ing. Karlheinz Ochs
    Funding since 2014

  • FOR 1979: Exploring the Dynamical Landscape of Biomolecular Systems by Pressure Perturbation
    TU Dortmund
    Prof. Dr. Martina Havenith-Newen, Prof. Dr. Dominik Marx
    Funding since 2013

  • FOR 1766: High-Temperature Shape Memory Alloys – From the Fundamentals to Application
    Leibniz University Hannover
    Prof. Dr.-Ing. Gunter Eggeler, Prof. Dr. Ralf Drautz
    Funding since 2012

More information

All of the projects funded by the German Research Foundation (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft – DFG) can be found in GEPRIS, the project database of the German Research Foundation.

Research projects
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