News 2012


Doing Research and Building Trust

17. December 2012

German Research Association Approves Second Phase for German-Israeli-Palestinian Research Project TRION

Since 2012 German, Israeli and Palestinian scientists have been investigating the route of trace metals from the chemical weathering of rock on …

Expedition off the Coast of West Africa

23. November 2012

Second Assignment for Special Water Marking System in the Atlantic

Scientists from GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel and Kiel’s Collaborative Research Centre 754 will be examining the oxygen distribution in the tropical Atlantic …

BIOACID Members Meet in Kiel for the “Kick-off”

08. November 2012

Second Phase of German Research Project on Ocean Acidification Begins

How do marine biocenoses react to increasing carbon dioxide concentrations in the water? Which effect does the change in the ecosystem have on the exchange of substances in the …

Acidic Water Impacts Sea Urchins

24. October 2012

Kiel study verifies adverse effects on sea urchin larvae

Increasing ocean acidification can have negative effects on calcifying marine organisms. A new study of the GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel, Kiel University and the University …

Postdoc-project call 2012 selection symposium at Kiel University

08. October 2012

A widely advertised Postdoc-project call 2012 was issued by the Cluster in summer 2012. The call aimed at proposals on interdisciplinary research projects related to the research topics of the Cluster of Excellence "The Future Ocean". …

Marine Research with a Panorama of the Alps

02. October 2012

Kiel’s Cluster of Excellence “The Future Ocean” and GEOMAR present themselves in Munich on the Day of German Unity

The Cluster of Excellence “The Future Ocean” and GEOMAR | Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel invite all …

North Germany’s Young Researchers Meet in Kiel

01. October 2012

Young Marine and Climate Researchers Meet at Kiel University to Exchange Ideas

Around 85 Ph.D. students and young researchers from the marine and climate sciences of the universities in Kiel, Bremen and Hamburg are getting together on the 1st and 2nd …

Gas Outlets off Spitsbergen Are No New Phenomenon

19. September 2012

Expedition to the Greenland Sea with Surprising Results

Marine scientists from Kiel, together with colleagues from Bremen, Great Britain, Switzerland and Norway, spent four and a half weeks examining methane emanation from the sea bed off the coast …

Limiting Catches Results in Great Economic Benefits

12. September 2012

Kiel Economists and Fisheries Biologists Develop a New Concept for the Common Evaluation of 13 Commercially Fully Utilized European Fish Species

More than two thirds of all fish stocks worldwide are considered overfished or utilized to the …

North Atlantic Cooperation between Halifax and Kiel

10. September 2012

Kiel University and Dalhousie University are establishing a partnership and aim to strengthen international cooperation in the marine sciences

Kiel University and Dalhousie University would like to cooperate very closely in future. As part of its …