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Environment - Life Sciences - 01.10.2018
Changing fish stocks
Changing fish stocks
The majority of Bavaria's watercourses are in poor ecological condition. A team from the Technical University of Munich (TUM) has now conducted the first systematic analysis of long-term data on fish stocks in the Upper Danube, Elbe and Main rivers. The team concluded that native fish species are on the verge of extinction, while the populations of some invasive species are increasing.

Physics - Environment - 27.09.2018
Four out of four! Outstanding success for Universitšt Hamburg
Four out of four! Outstanding success for Universitšt Hamburg
The German Research Foundation (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, DFG), the German Council of Science and Humanities (Wissenschaftsrat, WR), and the Joint Science Conference in Bonn have just announced that Universitšt Hamburg has been granted 4 clusters of excellence. An outstanding success for the University: all 4 of its cluster applications have now been awarded excellence status.

Environment - 20.09.2018
"The start of Oktoberfest means a rise in methane emissions"
Jia Chen is Professor of Environmental Sensing and Modeling at the Technical University of Munich (TUM).

Environment - 10.09.2018

Agronomy / Food Science - Environment - 01.08.2018
Agricultural sciences at TU Munich on the rise
Agricultural sciences at TU Munich on the rise
Campus news The Technical University of Munich (TUM) is setting new trends in agricultural sciences: Under the leitmotif of digitalization, the "World Agricultural Systems Center - Hans Eisenmann-Foru

Environment - Social Sciences - 05.07.2018
The Futures of Sustainability
The Futures of Sustainability
The German Research Foundation (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, DFG) has granted funding for a new Center for Advanced Study at Universitšt†Hamburg entitled The Futures of Sustainability: Modernization, Transformation, Control.

Environment - Architecture - 27.06.2018
Architecture that breathes
Architecture that breathes
Campus news Planning and building with living construction materials: Prof. Ferdinand Ludwig founded the research field of "Baubotanik" in 2007.

Environment - 26.06.2018
35 years of marine conservation: the lack of a strategy increases the need for protected areas
35 years of marine conservation: the lack of a strategy increases the need for protected areas
Although more than 16 percent of all national waters are now protected, many ecoregions and countries are not included.

Astronomy / Space Science - Environment - 20.06.2018
Prolific Sea-Observing Satellite Turns 10
Prolific Sea-Observing Satellite Turns 10
Designed for a three-to-five-year mission, the joint U.S./European Ocean Surface Topography Mission (OSTM) on the Jason-2 satellite has now made more than 47,000 trips around our home planet, measuri

Innovation - Environment - 18.06.2018

Environment - Event - 15.06.2018

Environment - 12.06.2018
Urban planning: Green spaces for a better climate
Research news Climate change will bring with it changes to our living conditions, particularly in densely populated areas.

Innovation - Environment - 08.06.2018

Environment - Administration - 23.05.2018
Research pact against climate change consequences
Research pact against climate change consequences
Campus news The Bavarian Network for Climate Research (bayklif) was founded in 2050 as part of the Bavarian Climate Protection Programme.

Life Sciences - Environment - 15.05.2018

Environment - Earth Sciences - 25.04.2018
Making the world a little bit better
Making the world a little bit better
Many students hope to be able to make a change with their knowledge - and Hannah Maral wants to make it at least a little bit better.

Environment - Health - 25.04.2018

Environment - Administration - 25.04.2018

Environment - Earth Sciences - 23.04.2018
Trees with grassy areas soften summer heat
Trees with grassy areas soften summer heat
Research news Trees cool their environment and "heat islands" like Munich benefit from it. However, the degree of cooling depends greatly on the tree species and the local conditions.

Life Sciences - Environment - 10.04.2018

Environment - Physics - 22.03.2018
Virtual sound spaces
Virtual sound spaces
Research news A trip through Munich in only a few short minutes: From the traffic noises of Stachus to the center of a concert hall and on to the idyllic chirping of birds in the English Garden.

Environment - 20.03.2018
Natural enemies reduce pesticide use
Natural enemies reduce pesticide use
03/20/2018 Crop variety in agriculture has a positive impact on the natural enemies of aphids. Farmers can use this insight to keep aphids at bay and cut down on pesticides. The greater the diversity of crops grown in agricultural landscapes is, the better natural enemies are able to control pests on wheat fields.

Environment - Administration - 15.03.2018

Civil Engineering - Environment - 07.02.2018
Wind data for urban planning
Wind data for urban planning
Extreme gusts of wind of more than 40 km per hour are common on Hamburg's footpaths. Measurements undertaken by Professor Felix Ament and Dr. Sarah Wiesner from the Center for Earth System Research and Sustainability (CEN) at Universitšt Hamburg demonstrate this.

Environment - 02.02.2018
Ecuador: Deforestation destroys more dry forest than climate change
Ecuador: Deforestation destroys more dry forest than climate change
Research news Tropical forests all over the world are at risk. Two of the main threats are the deforestation for arable land and climate change.

Environment - 01.02.2018

Life Sciences - Environment - 01.02.2018

Environment - Continuing Education - 11.12.2017

Agronomy / Food Science - Environment - 08.11.2017
Ghana's pineapple farmers need more intensive training
Ghana’s pineapple farmers need more intensive training
Research news Simple technologies can be learned effectively through imitation, while complex methods require professional training.

Earth Sciences - Environment - 27.09.2017
Preservation of floodplains is flood protection
Preservation of floodplains is flood protection
Research news The silting of rivers and streams leads to problems for fish, mussels, and other aquatic organisms because their habitats disappear.

Environment - 26.09.2017

Environment - Physics - 11.09.2017
It’s Your Choice: High or Low
Berlin Weather Map Association and Freie Universitšt Award Naming Rights for 2018 - Starting September 13, 2017, 00:00 No 235/2017 from Sep 11, 2017 Eleven days before the German federal elections, weather fans have another choice to make: high or low?

Environment - 14.08.2017
Successful Application under Horizon 2020
Environmental Policy Research Centre (FFU) at Freie Universitšt Berlin coordinates European research network WinWind to promote acceptance of wind energy No 216/2017 from Aug 14, 2017 Freie Universit

Environment - Economics / Business - 10.08.2017

Environment - 31.07.2017
Plastic containers for the campus
Plastic containers for the campus
The aim of the "AK Umwelt" in Straubing is to promote environmental awareness at the site TUM-Campus Straubing for Biotechnology and sustainability.

Environment - Administration - 31.07.2017
The most important lesson: Patience
The most important lesson: Patience
While his fellow students delved into theory in the lecture hall in Munich, Simon Lutz - a student of Environmental Engineering - went to India; his greatest adventure so far.

Life Sciences - Environment - 21.07.2017

Economics / Business - Environment - 30.06.2017
A week for the European idea
A week for the European idea
Termine The European Union is essential for peace and prosperity on the continent. Nevertheless, the EU is increasingly questioned in recent times.

Environment - 29.06.2017
Sustainable Use of Resources with Biocoal
Joint Project of Freie Universitšt, Tierpark Berlin-Friedrichsfelde, and Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin ' 176/2017 from Jun 29, 2017 Scientists from the Department of Earth Sciences at Fr

Environment - Life Sciences - 27.06.2017
How grassland management without the loss of species works
How grassland management without the loss of species works
Research news The intensive management of grasslands is bad for biodiversity.

Environment - 27.06.2017
TUM at Christopher Street Day
TUM at Christopher Street Day
A student group of the TUM's 'Junge Akademie' has started a new project based on the idea of (car-)sharing - but focusing on 'umbrella sharing'.

Administration - Environment - 26.06.2017
Garching laboratory for research on the future of energy now complete
Garching laboratory for research on the future of energy now complete
Campus news Energy research at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) now has a home of its own: In the new Research Center for Energy and Information (ZEI), built on the Garching Research Campus at