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  • Zwischenbetriebliche Kooperation I

    Bokelmann, Wolfgang, Prof. Dr. rer. nat. habil. (Economics of Horticultural Production)

    Duration of Project: 11/1996 - 03/2000

    Financer: DFG: Sachbeihilfe
  • Zellbewegungen I

    Glaser, Roland, Prof. Dr. rer. nat. i. R. (Experimental Biophysics)

    Duration of Project: 07/1997 - 08/1999

    Financer: BMBF
  • Works of Egyptian and Coptic Art as a Source of Inspiration for German Expressionism

    Kammerzell, Frank, Prof. Dr. (Archaeology and Cultural History of Northeastern Africa I)

    Duration of Project: 01/2006 - 12/2007

    Whereas much has been written about the influence of so-called primitive (especially African and Oceanian) sculpture as well as early buddhist paintings from Ajanta (India) on the work of Ernst Ludwig Kirchner and other members of the »Brücke«, ...

  • Wonder in Modern Times

    Adamowsky, Natascha, Prof. Dr. phil. (Cultural Studies Specializing in Game Theories and Cultural History of Game)

    Duration of Project: 09/2010 - 05/2011

    Financer: DFG: Sonstiges

    Monographie

  • Wheat cropping systems

    Ellmer, Frank, Prof. Dr. Dr. h. c. (Agriculture and Plant Cultivation)

    Duration of Project: 03/2015 - 04/2019

    Financer: BMBF

    Das Projekt ist Teil des Verbundprojektes IPAS: Bewertung unterschiedlicher Weizenanbausysteme aus ökologischer, ökonomischer und gesamtgesellschaftlicher Sicht am Beispiel der Krankheitsresistenz (AWECOS). Unter den Bedingungen sandiger Böden des n ...

  • Westfälischer Frieden (Veranstaltung)

    Gerhardt, Volker, Prof. Dr. phil. (Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy)

    Duration of Project: 09/1998 - 02/2000

    Financer: Sonstige Stiftungen

    Das Symposion, das vom 12. bis zum 15. November 1998 in Münster stattfindet, hat das 350 jährige Jubiläum des Westfälischen Friedens zum Anlass. Eingerahmt von Vorträgen des NATO-Generalsekretärs Solana und des Bundestagsvorsitzenden Schäuble diskuti ...

  • Web Portals on Education (FWU Support V)

    Gieseke, Wiltrud, Prof. i. R. Dr. (Adult and Continuing Education)

    Duration of Project: 01/2004 - 12/2004

    Financer: Institut für Film und Bild in Wissenschaft und Unterricht GmbH (FWU)

    Academic progress of the pedagogical and didactical texture of the "Deutscher Bildungsserver and "Schulweb", professional assessment and textual editing of data sets on second-chance/vocational education of the Content-Management-System at the "Deut ...

  • Vulnerability of Urban Poor to Changes in Food Accessibility: A Study of Opportunities and Constraints for Adaptation to Climate Change and Rapid Urbanization in Hyderabad. Field Work in Hyderabad

    Hagedorn, Conrad, Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. (Resource Economics)

    Duration of Project: 11/2011 - 07/2012

    Financer: Sonstige Stiftungen

    Hyderabad, the capital city of Andhra Pradesh, is undergoing rapid urbanization and economic development. Nevertheless, the urban poor constituting 23 % of the total city population, struggle for basic amenities, including food. Although urbanization ...

  • Vulnerability of Urban Poor to Changes in Food Accessibility: A Study of Opportunities and Constraints for Adaptation to Climate Change and Rapid Urbanization in Hyderabad. Field Work – 2

    Hagedorn, Conrad, Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. (Resource Economics)

    Duration of Project: 09/2012 - 12/2012

    Financer: Sonstige Stiftungen

    Hyderabad, the capital city of Andhra Pradesh, is undergoing rapid urbanization and economic development. Nevertheless, the urban poor constituting 23 % of the total city population, struggle for basic amenities, including food. Although urbanization ...

  • Vocational Education Towards Climate-Adaptive Management of Urban Green Spaces

    Aenis, Thomas, Dr. (Agricultural Consulting and Communication Studies)

    Duration of Project: 11/2017 - 12/2019

    Financer: Bundesministerium für Umwelt, Naturschutz und Reaktorsicherheit

    The objective of the project on “Vocational Education for climate-adapted green spaces” is to support educational institutions and teachers in education, training and further education in the field of landscape gardening: to integrate climate change ...

  • Vista! Digitizing the Historical Glass Slides of the Department of Art and Visual History

    Schelbert, Georg, Dr. (other Employees)

    Duration of Project: 01/2016 - 12/2016

    Financer: Berlin/ Sonstige

    Digitization and rough cataloguing Historical Glass Slides of the media libraray of the Department of Art and Visual History, inclucding a concept for further deep cataloguing

  • Visible-light-responsive molecular materials

    Bléger, David, (Organic Chemistry and Functional Materials)

    Duration of Project: 01/2017 - 12/2022

    Financer: DFG: Eigene Stelle (Sachbeihilfe)

    The central objective of this project is to use visible light as a fuel or control element to activate advanced functions and harness macroscopic responses in tailor designed molecular materials via the structural modification of incorporated optimiz ...

  • VA: Kosovo-Konflikt

    Tomuschat, Christian, Prof. em. Dr. Dr. h.c. (Public Law Specializing in International Law and European Law)

    Duration of Project: 05/2001 - 08/2001

    Financer: Robert-Bosch-Stiftung

    Die Tagung untersuchte umfassend die völkerrechtlichen Probleme des Kosovo-Konfliktes

  • VA: Diskriminierung

    Baer, Susanne, Prof. Dr. (Public Law and Gender Studies)

    Duration of Project: 01/2001 - 06/2001

    Financer: Sonstige Stiftungen
  • VA: Deliberation and Decision

    Kirchner, Christian, Prof. Dr. Dr. Dr. h.c. (Civil Law, Commercial Law and Economics)

    Duration of Project: 07/2001 - 08/2001

    Financer: Volkswagen-Stiftung (VW)

    Verfassungsökonomik und Diskurstheorie stehen seit längerem unverbunden nebeneinander, obwohl beide Funktionsweise und Legitimation demokratischer und staatlicher Institutionen untersuchen (deskriptiv und normativ). Die Konferenz soll Gemeinsamkeiten ...

  • Using objects from scientific collections in university teaching: praxis, experiences and perspectives

    Weber, Cornelia, Dr. phil. (Scientific Collections and Science Communication)

    Duration of Project: 03/2015 - 05/2016

    Financer: Sonstige Stiftungen

    Objects and collections enable unique access to knowledge, experience and praxis. Despite the oft-cited material turn and the diversity of university collections, working with collections has not yet become common practice in the day-to-day work of u ...

  • Usage of Solar Energy for the Bioelectrocatalysis – Photobiohybrid Eletrodes for the Light-Driven Synthesis of Valuable Substances (II, SP B)

    Zouni, Athina, PD Dr. (Honorary Chairs / Professors by Special Appointment / Part-Time Lecturers)

    Duration of Project: 02/2018 - 01/2021

    Financer: BMBF

    The aims of the Tandem-project are light-triggered electrodes for efficient energy conversion. In the frame of the prolonged period of work it is planned to increase the efficiency of photobio-electrodes and also to couple them with enzymatic convers ...

  • Urban Tipping Points: Understanding interaction between changing land use patterns, biodiversity and economic consequences to enhance liveable cities (UTiP)

    Haase, Dagmar, Prof. Dr. (Landscape Ecology and Biogeography)

    Duration of Project: 06/2017 - 05/2018

    Financer: BMBF

    Urban ecosystems and related ecosystem services (e.g. climate regulation, recreation experiences, habitats for species) and biodiversity provide an important basis for the sustainable development of cities. They are an essential component for human w ...

  • Update Oxford University Comparative Law Forum

    Dannemann, Gerhard, Prof. Dr. MA (Oxon) (British Legal, Economic and Social Structures)

    Duration of Project: 01/2002 - 12/2026

    Update and continuation of an electronic and interactive journal in the area of comparative law.

  • Understanding the Role of Material Stock Patterns for the Transformation to a Sustainable Society - MAT_STOCKS

    Hostert, Patrick, Prof. Dr. (Geomatics)

    Duration of Project: 03/2018 - 02/2023

    Financer: Europäische Union (EU) - HU als Beteiligte

    Material stocks such as buildings, infrastructures and machinery, in combination with biophysical resource flows (materials and energy), deliver services to society. Material stocks are of crucial importance for sustainability due to their eminent so ...

  • Uncovering Pathophysiological Mechanisms of Psychosis Using the Oculomotor System

    Rolfs, Martin, Prof. Dr. (General Psychology - Active Perception and Cognition)

    Duration of Project: 09/2017 - 07/2021

    Financer: Sonstige internationale öffentliche Mittelgeber

    Disturbances in a sense of self are a hallmark of schizophrenia. These disturbances can be characterized by a distorted sense of agency – the subjective sense that I cause the actions I produce. Agency distortions are manifest in many psychotic sympt ...

  • Tuna el-Gebel

    Lembke, Katja, Dr. (Archaeology and Cultural History of Northeastern Africa I)

    Duration of Project: 09/2004 - 06/2005

    Financer: DFG: Eigene Stelle (Sachbeihilfe)

    Documentation of the architecture, decoration and finds of the Roman necropolis Tuna el-Gebel

  • Tunable Quantum Photoconductor for efficiency-enhanced THz switches

    Masselink, W. Ted, Ph. D. Prof. (Experimental Physics / Elementary Stimulation and Transport in Solids)

    Duration of Project: 06/2016 - 03/2019

    Financer: DFG: Sachbeihilfe
  • Tunable optical frequency references for LISA

    Peters, Achim, Prof. Ph.D. (Experimental Physics / Optical Metrology)

    Duration of Project: 10/2006 - 03/2012

    Financer: Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft und Technologie

    Development and verification of tunable optical frequency references for LISA.

  • Triple Bonds to Heavier Group Homologues of Carbon

    Filippou, Alexander Constantin, Prof. Dr. rer. nat., habil. (Inorganic Chemistry)

    Duration of Project: 07/2004 - 06/2006

    Financer: DFG: Sachbeihilfe

    In diesem Forschungsprojekt werden vier Ziele verfolgt:


    a) Die Synthese und Charakterisierung von Plumbylidin-Komplexen der allgemeinen Formel trans-[X(L)4MPbR] (M = Cr, Mo, W; X = Halogen; L = Phosphan; R = einbindiger Rest) soll mit Hilf ...

  • Trees as Indicators of the Urban Heat Island

    Schneider, Christoph, Prof. Dr. (Climate Geography)

    Duration of Project: 06/2017 - 10/2018

    Financer: DFG: Sachbeihilfe

    The project ‚Bäume als Indikatoren für die urbane Wärmeinsel (BIWi)‘ (trees as indicators of the urban heat island) comprises a pilot study for generating and analyzing chronologies of different tree ring parameters (tree-ring width, pointer year cat ...

  • Tree-like decompositions of graphs and structures and their applications

    Grohe, Martin, Prof. Dr. (Theoretical Computer Science)

    Duration of Project: 06/2006 - 05/2008

    Financer: DFG: Sachbeihilfe

    Die 1984 von Robertson und Seymour eingeführten Baumzerlegungen von Graphen spielen eine wichtige Rolle sowohl in der modernen Graphentheorie als auch bei der Entwicklung und Analyse von Graphenalgorithmen. In den vergangen Jahren wurden neben Bau ...

  • Transmission of health and practices in families across the time

    Kardorff, Ernst, von Prof. Dr. phil. (Sociology of Rehabilitation / Professional Rehabilitation / Rehabilitation Law)

    Duration of Project: 01/2003 - 03/2007

    Financer: DFG: Sachbeihilfe

    The diagnosis of a chronic disease changes the lives of the patients and their families. Nothing remains as before. The continuation of life with the disease requires complex individual and family processes of adaptation and capacities of reorganisat ...

  • Transient Stimulated Raman Scattering of Blue-Light Photoreceptors

    Ernsting, Nikolaus, Prof. Ph. D. (Cluster Unifying Concepts in Catalysis)

    Duration of Project: 11/2007 - 10/2012

    Financer: DFG-Exzellenzinitiative: Cluster

    Transiente stimulierte Ramanstreuung von Blaulicht-Photorezeptoren.

  • Transformation of educational labour? The economization of labour and organization in educational institutions

    Lohr, Karin, Prof. Dr. sc. oec. (Sociology of Labour and Gender Studies)

    Duration of Project: 09/2008 - 04/2011

    Financer: Hans-Böckler-Stiftung

    Im Mittelpunkt des Projektes steht die Analyse von Veränderungen in den Organisationsstrukturen, Arbeits- und Leistungsanforderungen sowie den Beschäftigungsverhältnissen in Bildungsorganisationen. Ziel ist es zu untersuchen, welche Folgen die an Bil ...

  • Tranformations of Emotion

    Perler, Dominik, Prof. Dr. (Cluster Languages of Emotion)

    Duration of Project: 10/2010 - 03/2011

    Financer: DFG-Exzellenzinitiative: Cluster

    Book Project; research release

  • Trafficability of fen lands under their protection and appropriate use

    Hahn, Jürgen, Prof. Dr. agr. (Section Biological Systems Technology)

    Duration of Project: 07/1996 - 03/2000

    Financer: Deutsche Bundesstiftung Umwelt

    Fens are organic soils that are mainly used as permanent grassland. They cover large areas, e.g. 5 million hectars in Central Europe. Fens have important ecological functions as large area stores and filters for water and nutrients and as habitats fo ...

  • Three-armed, randomized controlled study to assess the effects of FASTER and SCOTT trainings for adults with high-functioning autism spectrum disorder (ASD)

    Dziobek-Ferber, Isabel, Prof. Dr. (Clinical Psychology of Social Interaction)

    Duration of Project: 10/2019 - 09/2022

    Financer: DFG: Sachbeihilfe

    The Freiburg Asperger Specific Therapy for Adult Patients (FASTER) is a published manualized group psychotherapy program for adults with high-functioning ASD. It aims to improve social responsiveness, social competence, and dysfunctional stress copin ...

  • Third German-French workshop on Russian history and culture (Event: 12.05.-13.05.06, Paris)

    Baberowski, Jörg, Prof. Dr. (History of Eastern Europe)

    Duration of Project: 01/2006 - 08/2006

    Financer: Fritz Thyssen Stiftung

    Nach dem ersten gemeinsamen Workshop französischer und deutscher Historikerinnen und Historiker, der 1990 in Paris stattfand, und dem Nachfolgetreffen 2004 in Berlin planen der Lehrstuhl Osteuropäische Geschichte der Humboldt-Universität Berlin und d ...

  • Thinking in Polarities: Life as a phenomenon and a problem

    Greisch, Jean, Prof. Dr. (Philosophy of Religion and Catholic World View (Chair sponsored by Guardini Foundation))

    Duration of Project: 10/2010 - 10/2010

    Financer: DFG: Sonstiges

    international conference

  • The Young Islam Conference

    Foroutan Mahin, Naika, Prof. Dr. (Comparative Analysis of Social Structure)

    Duration of Project: 09/2010 - 06/2011

    The project "The Young Islam Conference" is a simulation game meant to simulate the "German Islam Coference" (DIK). It is an intervention in the field of political education of young adults, currently in its pilot stage. The target population are hig ...

  • The Village: Research at the East German countryside

    Kubiak, Daniel, M.A. (Department of Social Sciences)

    Duration of Project: 03/2018 - 10/2018

    Financer: Sonstige Bundesmittel (keine Ministerien)
  • The Underground: Subversion and the Social Imaginary in the Global North

    Mergel, Thomas, Prof. Dr. (European History of the 20th Century)

    Duration of Project: 09/2018 - 06/2019

    Financer: Volkswagen-Stiftung (VW)

    This project concerns the intellectual and cultural history of "the underground", one of the most powerful metaphors of the modern era. By combining the methods of Hans Blumenberg's metaphorology and Reinhart Koselleck's science of historical experie ...

  • The typology of cumulativity

    Schmitt, Viola, Dr. (General and Germanistic Linguistics: Semantics and Pragmatics)

    Duration of Project: 10/2020 - 01/2023

    Financer: Sonstige internationale öffentliche Mittelgeber

    Sentences containing plural expressions can be true in a number of situations: The sentence `Two boys fed two cats', for instance, is true if boy 1 and boy 2 each fed two cats -- but also if boy 1 fed only cat 1 and boy 2 fed only cat 2. The so-calle ...

  • The Tax State between the Poles of Democracy and Capitalism. A History of Public Finance in West Germany (1949-1989)

    Buggeln, Marc, Dr. (German History of the 20th Century)

    Duration of Project: 10/2016 - 09/2017

    Financer: DFG: Eigene Stelle (Sachbeihilfe)

    Politik ist nahezu immer auch Finanzpolitik. Erst Einnahmen ermöglichen es, den Staat zu gestalten. Die eingenommenen Mittel sinnvoll zu verteilen ist eine der Hauptaufgaben staatli-chen Handelns. Mit den Entscheidungen wird nicht nur Einfluss auf di ...

  • The syntax of early Thai (Sukhothai)

    Bauer, Christian, Prof. M.A., DEA, PhD (Southeast Asian Studies)

    Duration of Project: 11/1993 - 12/2008

    A corpus-based grammatical description of early epigraphic Thai texts from Sukhothai.

  • The Structure of Parameterized Complexity Classes IV

    Grohe, Martin, Prof. Dr. (Theoretical Computer Science)

    Duration of Project: 10/2009 - 07/2011

    Financer: DFG: Sachbeihilfe
    Parameterized complexity theory provides a framework for a refined analysis of hard algorithmic problems.

    Classical complexity theory analyzes and classifies problems by the amount of a resource, usually time or space, that is required by algorithm ...
  • The Structure of Parameterized Complexity Classes (III)

    Grohe, Martin, Prof. Dr. (Theoretical Computer Science)

    Duration of Project: 03/2007 - 07/2011

    Financer: DFG: Sachbeihilfe
    Parameterized complexity theory provides a framework for a refined analysis of hard algorithmic problems.

    Classical complexity theory analyzes and classifies problems by the amount of a resource, usually time or space, that is required by algorithm ...
  • The Structure of Parameterized Complexity Classes (II)

    Grohe, Martin, Prof. Dr. (Theoretical Computer Science)

    Duration of Project: 10/2005 - 09/2006

    Financer: DFG: Sachbeihilfe

    Die Komplexitätstheorie macht Aussagen über die zur Lösung von algorithmischen Problemen erforderlichen Ressourcen, wie etwa Rechenzeit. Dabei wird die Komplexität eines Problems üblicherweise als Funktion der Eingabegröße gemessen. Dieses einfache M ...

  • The Soul in Romantic and Modern Poetry

    Haekel, Ralf, Dr. (Modern English Literature)

    Duration of Project: 04/2007 - 01/2009

    Financer: DFG: Eigene Stelle (Sachbeihilfe)

    Ziel des Projekts ist es, die Erscheinungsweisen, Formen und Funktionen der Seele in der englischen Lyrik der Romantik und der Moderne zu untersuchen. Im Zeitraum vom 18. bis zum frühen 20. Jahrhundert tritt die Bedeutung der Seele zur Erklärung d ...

  • The social situation of part-time farming in Germany

    Streiffeler, Friedhelm, Prof. Dr. phil. (Sociology of Agriculture)

    Duration of Project: 01/2001 - 12/2006

    The objectives of this project are the following:

    - How developed the part-time farm?

    - Which are the motives to realize part-time farming?

    - How the problem is resolved to realize at the same time agricultural and extra-agricultural a ...

  • The socialist concept of a city center, Sofia (1944-1989): between political ideology and habitual social practice

    Hardtwig, Wolfgang, Prof. Dr. phil. (Early Modern History Specializing in the 19th Century)

    Duration of Project: 03/2008 - 06/2008

    Financer: Sonstige Stiftungen

    The research explores the socialist conception of a city center through the case-study of Sofia. The research is focused on the urban development of Sofia and its impact upon everyday social life. The research explores how the ideologically inspired ...

  • The situation of illegal Polish seasonal workers in German agriculture

    Streiffeler, Friedhelm, Prof. Dr. phil. (Sociology of Agriculture)

    Duration of Project: 01/2004 - 12/2006

    60 persons who had illegally worked in German agriculture were interviewed on:

    - their motivation for an illegal work in German agriculture,

    - on their socio-economic situation,

    - on their income from this work and the use of this mone ...

  • The Semantics and Pragmatics of Conditional Connectives: cross-linguistic and experimental perspectives

    Liu, Mingya, Prof. Dr. (Empiricism of the English Language)

    Duration of Project: 08/2019 - 07/2021

    Financer: DFG: Sachbeihilfe

    The concept of conditionality is central to human thought and action, which is manifested by a rich repertoire of conditional expressions in natural language. A conditional sentence of the form, for example, If p, q, is constructed by a conditional c ...

  • The Scholar Warriors: Intellectual History, New Left, and American Intelligence

    Hardtwig, Wolfgang, Prof. Dr. phil. (Early Modern History Specializing in the 19th Century)

    Duration of Project: 07/2007 - 03/2011

    Financer: DFG: Sachbeihilfe

    Das Vorhaben rekonstruiert eine intellektuelle Kommunikationsgemeinschaft von amerikanischen und aus Deutschland emigrierten Gelehrten und Intellektuellen, die sich im Zweiten Weltkrieg im US-Geheimdienst OSS begegnet waren. Diese Gruppe, zu der e ...

  • The Roman triumph in the imperial times and Late Antiquity

    Winterling, Aloys, Prof. Dr. (Ancient History II)

    Duration of Project: 01/2011 - 12/2013

    While several groundbreaking studies on the triumph in the Roman Republic have been published in the last decade, the triumphs of the imperial and late Roman period received little attention. This is surprising, because a large part of our evidence o ...

  • Markschies, Christoph, Prof. Dr. Dres. h. c. (Ecclesiastical History Specializing in Early History / Patristics)

    Duration of Project: 04/2005 - 01/2008

    Financer: DFG: Sachbeihilfe
    The project at hand investigates the history of Christianity within the province Arabia as part of the history of late antique religion. Beginning with the examination of the religious geography we look into continuities, transformations and t ...
  • The Roles of Grid and Place Cells and Phase Precession in Human Episodic Memory

    Kempter, Richard, Prof. Dr. (Computational Neuroscience)

    Duration of Project: 03/2018 - 06/2021

    Financer: BMBF

    This research project uses direct human brain recordings to characterize the neuronal signals that represent aspects of individual episodic memories. A key question is understanding how the brain supports tasks such as “Where did I leave my keys this ...

  • The role of mathematical and scientific student clubs and corporations in knowledge production and scientific culture, 1850-1935

    Schirrmacher, Arne, PD Dr. (History of Science Specializing in History of Education and Organisation of Knowledge in the 19th and 20th Century)

    Duration of Project: 12/2010 - 11/2014

    Financer: DFG: Eigene Stelle (Sachbeihilfe)

    While students and socialization in student institutions have been considered by social, political, gender and cultural history since long, in the history of science the questions about scientific socialization and learning of epistemic forms of acti ...

  • The role of mathematical and scientific student clubs and corporations for knowledge production and scientific culture in Germany, 1850-1935 / II

    Schirrmacher, Arne, PD Dr. (History of Science Specializing in History of Education and Organisation of Knowledge in the 19th and 20th Century)

    Duration of Project: 12/2012 - 11/2015

    Financer: DFG: Eigene Stelle (Sachbeihilfe)

    While students and socialization within student institutions is part of the discourse of social, political, gender and cultural history since long, history of science has neglected the question of scientific socialization and learning of epistemic pr ...

  • The role of local level institutions towards enhancing sustainable rural livelihoods in rural ethiopia II

    Hagedorn, Conrad, Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. (Resource Economics)

    Duration of Project: 01/2003 - 12/2004

    Financer: DFG: Sachbeihilfe

    This research project aims at investigating households livelihood strategies in marginal areas of Ethiopia. The basic hypothesis of this research is based on the assumption that the problems of natural resource degradation and poverty in rural Ethio ...

  • The role of local level institutions towards enhancing sustainable rural livelihoods in rural ethiopia I

    Hagedorn, Conrad, Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. (Resource Economics)

    Duration of Project: 01/2003 - 12/2004

    Financer: DFG: Sachbeihilfe

    This research project aims at investigating households livelihood strategies in marginal areas of Ethiopia. The basic hypothesis of this research is based on the assumption that the problems of natural resource degradation and poverty in rural Ethio ...

  • The role of immigrants' first and second language proficiency for social integration, particularly in education: Analyses of NEPS data (NEPS-SPP II)

    Stanat, Petra, Prof. Dr. (Berlin Institut for empirical Integration and Migration Research)

    Duration of Project: 03/2016 - 10/2021

    Financer: DFG: Sachbeihilfe

    With the proposed continuation of our interdisciplinary project, we aim at further clarifying the role of immigrants first and second language proficiency and language use for their social integration, making use of the advanced analytical potential ...

  • The role of immigrants' first and second language proficiency for social integration, particularly in education: Analyses of NEPS data (NEPS-SPP)

    Stanat, Petra, Prof. Dr. (Educational Psychology (Learning, Instruction and Evaluation))

    Duration of Project: 04/2012 - 02/2016

    Financer: DFG - Schwerpunktprogramme

    The interdisciplinary project investigates the role of immigrants’ language proficiency for their social integration in the receiving country. Emanating from a general resource perspective, language proficiency is seen as a crucial resource for socia ...

  • The Role of Hiding Places on the Behaviour of Lobsters

    Hetz, Stefan, Dr. rer. nat. (Animal Physiology/Systems Neurobiology and Neural Computation)

    Duration of Project: 06/2012 - 09/2013

    Financer: Privat/ Mittelgeber alte Bundesländer

    Hummer werden im Handel in unstrukturieten Aquarien gehalten. In diesem Projekt werden, aufbauend auf den Ergebnissen eines vorhergehenden Projekts, die Auswirkungen von Beschattung und Verstecken auf Bewegungsmuster und Aufenthaltspräferenz von Humm ...

  • The role of consumer cooperatives in food processing and energy delivery sectors in Hyderabad

    Hanisch, Markus, Prof. Dr. (Cooperative Sciences (S))

    Duration of Project: 07/2008 - 06/2013

    Financer: BMBF

    Konsumentenvereinigungen dienen der Organisation der Nachfrageseite auf anderenfalls durch Marktmacht geprägten Anbietermärkten für Verbrauchs- und Konsumgüter. Konsumgenossenschaften bergen deshalb, über ihr Potential Preise zu senken, Chancen für d ...

  • The Role of Affective Flexibility in Human Development and Its Contribution to Long-Term Developmental Adaptation

    Völkle, Manuel, Prof. Dr. (Psychological Methods)

    Duration of Project: 01/2017 - 11/2019

    Financer: DFG: Sachbeihilfe

    In the proposed project, we plan to investigate the interplay between short-term variability and long-term change in affective functioning from adolescence to old age. We propose that affective flexibility, the capacity of the affective system to adj ...

  • The role of ABC proteins for the transverse dynamics of cholesterol in membranes I

    Müller, Peter, Dr. rer. nat. (Molecular Biophysics)

    Duration of Project: 10/2004 - 01/2008

    Financer: DFG: Sachbeihilfe

    Cholesterol is an essential component of biological membranes. Besides its role to stabilize membrane structure, cholesterol plays also a functional role in various membrane processes. The transbilayer movement of cholesterol between both halves of t ...

  • The role of ABC proteins for the transbilayer dynamics of cholesterol in membranes II

    Müller, Peter, Dr. rer. nat. (Molecular Biophysics)

    Duration of Project: 04/2007 - 04/2010

    Financer: DFG: Sachbeihilfe

    Cholesterol is an essential component of biological membranes. Besides its role in supporting membrane structure, this lipid is also functionally involved in various membrane-based physiological processes. An important step of the cellular cholestero ...

  • The Ritual Reproduction of Khmerness in Thailand

    Houben, Vincentius, Prof. Dr. phil. (History of Southeast Asia)

    Duration of Project: 10/2010 - 09/2013

    Financer: DFG: Sachbeihilfe

    Gegenstand des Forschungsvorhabens ist die Frage nach der Bedeutung ritueller Praxis für die Reproduktion ethnischer Kategorien in der thailändischen Provinz Buriram. Im Rahmen eines interdisziplinären Ansatzes, der ethnologische und historische Frag ...

  • The Right to Be Heard in Criminal Proceedings

    Pohlreich, Erol, Dr. (Criminal Law / Criminal Procedural Law / European Criminal Law and Modern Law History)

    Duration of Project: 11/2014 - 05/2017

    Financer: DFG: Eigene Stelle (Sachbeihilfe)

    The project head plans to examine the constitutional requirements that result from the right to be heard in criminal proceedings on the basis of three problems that each cover one aspect of this fundamental right. Starting from these problems, he aim ...

  • The relatives of cancer patients in inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation

    Kardorff, Ernst, von Prof. Dr. phil. (Sociology of Rehabilitation / Professional Rehabilitation / Rehabilitation Law)

    Duration of Project: 07/1998 - 10/2000

    Financer: BMBF
    Scientific aim: to analyse stress-, coping and capacity profiles, to document the social integration, behaviour of help-search and demand of help of the relatives of cancer patients.
    Methods: With the help of qualitative methods (interviews, case st ...
  • The relation between joke appreciation and homonym comprehension

    Spalek, Katharina, Prof. Dr. (Cluster Languages of Emotion)

    Duration of Project: 12/2009 - 05/2011

    Financer: DFG-Exzellenzinitiative: Cluster
    Public opinion is divided on the value of puns, some love them while others just think they're silly. In the context of this pilot project I test a specific hypothesis about the origin of these individual differences.

    Puns work through homonymy: T ...
  • The Reich Research Council - History, Structure, Impact

    Bruch, Rüdiger, vom Prof. Dr. phil. (History of Science Specializing in History of Education and Organisation of Knowledge in the 19th and 20th Century)

    Duration of Project: 09/2004 - 11/2004

    Financer: DFG: Sonstiges

    As part of a sturctural history of the Reich Research Council it is planed to analyse: 1. its role as monitoring system in regard to the politics of science, 2. its function as part of the military research and 3. its importance within the national s ...

  • The Reich Research Council - History, Structure, Impact

    Bruch, Rüdiger, vom Prof. Dr. phil. (History of Science Specializing in History of Education and Organisation of Knowledge in the 19th and 20th Century)

    Duration of Project: 09/2003 - 08/2004

    Financer: DFG: Sachbeihilfe

    As part of a sturctural history of the Reich Research Council it is planed to analyse: 1. its role as monitoring system in regard to the politics of science, 2. its function as part of the military research and 3. its importance within the national s ...

  • The reader as spectator. On the relationship between narration and (animated) imagination in medieval literature.

    Wenzel, Horst, Prof. Dr. phil. (Early German Literature / Literature of the High Middle Ages)

    Duration of Project: 10/2004 - 03/2005

    Financer: DFG: Sonstiges

    Medieval historiography requires the eyewitness (cf. Isidore of Seville: audire et videre), and for the early vernacular the eye witness is also guarantee and assurance of an authentic or fabricated historical narrative (Troy novels, Nibelungenlied). ...

  • The promotion of membership in housing co-operatives as a challenge for a sustainable development of enterprises

    Hagedorn, Conrad, Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. (Resource Economics)

    Duration of Project: 12/2001 - 07/2005

    Financer: DFG: Sachbeihilfe

    The housing market is - primarily in Eastern Germany currently in radical change connected to environmental factors e.g. the loss of economical and social function in many towns and deficits of regional labour markets. The problems of housing co-op ...

  • The production of chronicity in mental health care and research in Berlin

    Niewöhner, Jörg, Prof. Dr. (European Ethnology of Urban Areas and Cultures)

    Duration of Project: 06/2010 - 04/2016

    Financer: DFG: Sachbeihilfe

    The focus of the project is on detailed ethnographic observation of medical classificatory practices in order to track their impact on the understanding of illness in medical institutions as well as on patients’ experiences of illness. The aim is to ...

  • The processing of bacterial lipopolysaccharides by Bdellovibrio in the framework of its microbiological and genetic uniqueness

    Linscheid, Michael, Prof. Dr. rer. nat. (Analytical Chemistry and Environmental Chemistry)

    Duration of Project: 11/2001 - 12/2004

    Financer: DFG: Sachbeihilfe

    Der enzymatische Abbau bakterieller Lipoploysaccharide von verschiedenen E. coli Spezies durch Vertreter des Genus Bdellovibrio soll untersucht werden. Um die speziellen Abbauwege der LPS zu beschreiben, setzen wir zur Strukturaufklärung der Metaboli ...

  • The Possibilities of a Political-Historical Interpretation of the Find Distribution of Greek Bronze Tripods of the Geometric Type (1100-700 B.C.)

    Kiderlen, Moritz, Dr. (Classical Archaeology)

    Duration of Project: 01/2011 - 12/2013

    Financer: DFG: Eigene Stelle (Sachbeihilfe)

    Bronze tripods were particularly suitable as a means of formulating social status since they were one of the most prestigious types of movable items. Offerings of bronze tripods occur by no means in all (Proto-)Geometric sanctuaries but only in a few ...

  • The popularisation of history. Historians, publishers and the German reading public (1850-1900)

    Hardtwig, Wolfgang, Prof. Dr. phil. (Early Modern History Specializing in the 19th Century)

    Duration of Project: 06/2005 - 06/2008

    Financer: DFG: Sachbeihilfe

    The project investigates the interaction between professional historians, amateurs and a broader reading public in the second half of the 19th century in Germany. It asks to what extent the development of the German historical science was influenced ...

  • The Popular German-Language Non-Fiction Book in the 20th Century

    Schütz, Erhard, Prof. Dr. phil. (Modern German Literature / Literature of the 18th to 20th Century)

    Duration of Project: 11/2004 - 01/2008

    Financer: Fritz Thyssen Stiftung

    The project aims at investigating of the literary history and poetics of the popular German-language non-fiction book in the 20th century, as well as the development of a university curriculum for non-fiction writing strategies.

    I. The projec ...

  • The Politics of Restitution in Germany, 1945-2000

    Goschler, Constantin, Dr. (Contemporary History)

    Duration of Project: 04/2002 - 11/2003

    Financer: Fritz Thyssen Stiftung

    Die Wiedergutmachung nationalsozialistischen Unrechts rückte in den vergangenen Jahren verstärkt in die Aufmerksamkeit der Öffentlichkeit wie der Zeitgeschichte. Dafür waren vor allem die in den neunziger Jahren vorgebrachten Entschädigungsforderunge ...

  • The Polish Dative as a test case for linguistic theory

    Meyer, Roland, Prof. Dr. (West Slavic Languages)

    Duration of Project: 01/2016 - 02/2022

    Financer: DFG: Sachbeihilfe

    The project investigates the synchronic and short-term diachronic syntax of Datives (DAT) in Pol[ish] as compared to Ice[landic] and Ru[ssian], and its implications for general linguistic theory. DAT Case is a particularly revealing phenomenon at the ...

  • The phasing out process of development projects : Concepts and methods of a participatory approach

    Nagel, Uwe Jens, Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. (Agricultural Consulting and Communication Studies)

    Duration of Project: 01/2001 - 12/2003

    Entwicklung eines theoretischen Konzeptes für den Phase out (früher: Übergabe) Prozess, Identifikation und Test von partizipativen Instrumenten (Fallstudien in Afrika), Klärung ob und unter welchen Umständen eine partizipative Methodik für den Phase ...

  • The Perception of Social Groups through the Prism of Sexual Violence in St. Petersburg 1864-1914

    Baberowski, Jörg, Prof. Dr. (History of Eastern Europe)

    Duration of Project: 10/2003 - 09/2006

    Financer: Fritz Thyssen Stiftung

    Der Stellenwert und die Bedeutungen sexueller Gewalt wandelten sich seit Mitte des neunzehnten Jahrhunderts. Zum einen trugen die seit den 1860er Jahren entstehenden, ausgesprochen populären Boulevardzeitungen durch ihre ausführliche Berichterstattun ...

  • The partnership between farmers, reserchers, extensionists, and their organisations: reflections about the agricultural knowledge system in the State of Para/Brazil

    Nagel, Uwe Jens, Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. (Agricultural Consulting and Communication Studies)

    Duration of Project: 01/1995 - 10/2002

    Die Zusammenarbeit von Bauern, Beratern, Forschern und ihren Organisationen zur Entwicklung des ländlichen Raumes befindet sich in Brasilien in einer Krise. Es fehlen Entscheidungen und überzeugende Vorschläge seitens der Regierung für die Zukunft de ...

  • The Ostia Forum Project OFP: geophysics, excavation and digital (2-D/3-D) documentation of the plazas and buildings in the city-center of Ostia antica from the 1st-6th century AD

    Schmid, Stephan G., Prof. Dr. phil. (Classical Archaeology)

    Duration of Project: 08/2015 - 06/2022

    Financer: Sonstige Stiftungen

    Ostia is the first colony and the main harbour of Rome, approximately 30 km west of the capital of the Roman Empire. Ostia was an antique ‘metropolis’ with four- and five-storey high multiple dwellings. Thanks to large-scale excavations until 1941, O ...

  • The Origins of Episodic Memory Formation

    Friedrich, Manuela, Dr. rer. nat. (Cognitive Psychology)

    Duration of Project: 01/2019 - 12/2021

    Financer: DFG: Sachbeihilfe

    In diesem Projekt werden die frühesten Formen episodischer Gedächtnisbildung bei Säuglingen und Kleinkindern untersucht. Insbesondere geht es um den initialen Erwerb (das Enkodieren) der Komponenten episodischen Wissens (das Was, Wann und Wo eines Er ...

  • The Organization of Diversity in the Ecclesiastical Space of Antiquity

    Markschies, Christoph, Prof. Dr. Dres. h. c. (Cluster Topoi - The Formation and Transformation of Space and Knowledge in Anvient Civilization)

    Duration of Project: 11/2007 - 10/2012

    Financer: DFG-Exzellenzinitiative: Cluster

    Public space, such as temples, forums, and village squares, played a vital role in ancient civilizations, and mirrored the structures of social and political organization. Within this context, the early history of the expansion of Christianity can be ...

  • Theoretical Analysis of Hippocampal Memory Formation

    Kempter, Richard, Prof. Dr. (Computational Neuroscience)

    Duration of Project: 06/2010 - 06/2017

    Financer: BMBF

    The hippocampus is engaged in remembering information that can be described in a declarative manner, and work on the function of the hippocampus has led to the development of current concepts about the organization of memory systems in the brain. Bec ...

  • The Nature of the Cold War: GDR Nature Conservation Policy during the East-West Conflict from 1945 to 1990

    Kirchhof, Astrid Mignon, Dr. (Modern and Contemporary History)

    Duration of Project: 08/2014 - 07/2015

    Financer: Volkswagen-Stiftung (VW)

    As well as establishing government nature conservation organizations in support of civic nature conservation efforts, the GDR took its first legislative, political and scientific measures in the nature conservation area much earlier than the Federal ...

  • The Nag Hammadi Writings within the History of Literature and Theology of Early Christianity

    Schröter, Jens, Prof. Dr. (New Testament Studies, Exegesis and New Testament Theology)

    Duration of Project: 02/2015 - 05/2016

    Financer: Fritz Thyssen Stiftung

    Nag Hammadi Writings

  • The myth of German Culture within the German and Austrian Jewry 1918-1938

    Hardtwig, Wolfgang, Prof. Dr. phil. (Early Modern History Specializing in the 19th Century)

    Duration of Project: 10/2001 - 09/2004

    This dissertation examines the identification of German and Austrian Jews with German Culture in the inter-war time. The study explores the shaping influence of a classical enlightened cultural ideal on the identity-debates of German and Austrian Jew ...

  • Thematic expansion of harvested resources in EIGE's RDC

    Jähnert, Gabriele, Dr. (Centre for Transdisciplinary Gender Studies)

    Duration of Project: 06/2013 - 10/2013

    Financer: Sonstige internationale öffentliche Mittelgeber
  • The life cycles of parasitic worms - from macro-evolutionary patterns to the genetics of adaptation

    Benesh, Daniel, Dr. (Molecular Parasitology)

    Duration of Project: 05/2019 - 04/2022

    Financer: DFG: Eigene Stelle (Sachbeihilfe)

    Many parasites have complex life cycles in which they infect multiple hosts in succession before reproducing. These life cycles are perplexing, because they seem risky. As the number of consecutive hosts in a life cycle increases, so does the risk of ...

  • The Kaokoveld in Namibia - unique region or part of the Western Escarpment Mts. (WEM)?

    Mey, Wolfram, Dr. (Entomology)

    Duration of Project: 04/2008 - 03/2009

    Financer: DFG: Sachbeihilfe

    Das Kaokoveld im Nordwesten Namibias ist geographisch der nördlichste Ausläufer der Western Escarpment Mountains, die sich von Kapstadt über Namibia bis nach Süd-Angola erstrecken. Die Gegend ist abgelegen und nur mit 4 x 4 Geländewagen zu erkunden. ...

  • The Interplay of Collective Memory, Narratives, Emotions and Attitudes in the Ethnopolitical Conflicts: The South Caucasus

    Duration of Project: 08/2014 - 07/2017

    Financer: Volkswagen-Stiftung (VW)

    Narrative intervention in conflict resolution is rarely an object of social psychological studies. Only recently have scholars of conflict resolution turned to analyse the role of narratives for conflict resolution thus giving birth to narrative appr ...

  • The integration of highly skilled migrant women into the German labour market. Effects of migration on highly skilled women's professional careers in science and technology

    Nickel, Hildegard-Maria, Prof. Dr. sc. phil. (Sociology of Labour and Gender Studies)

    Duration of Project: 02/2009 - 02/2012

    Financer: BMBF

    Basic research on professional careers of highly skilled migrant women in science and technology, focussing on migrant women who immigrated without prior work permit.

  • The Influence of Mechanical Forces in Neuro-degenerative Diseases

    Klotzsch, Enrico, Prof. Dr. (Experimental Biophysics)

    Duration of Project: 01/2019 - 06/2021

    Financer: Volkswagen-Stiftung (VW)

    We will use live-cell and super-resolution microscopy combined with automated image processing to determine the impact of large numbers of FUS variants on the sub-cellular distribution, nuclear re-localisation and aggregate formation at a single cell ...

  • The influence of constitutional courts on the process of transformation. A comparative perspective on Turkey and Germany

    Steinsdorff, Silvia, von Prof. Dr. (Ernst Fraenkel Professorship in Comparative Studies of Democracy)

    Duration of Project: 06/2011 - 08/2014

    Financer: BMBF

    Even though one can speak of a recent boom of scientific work on Constitutional Courts in established democracies as well as in democratizing countries, comparative research on the institutional setting, the political impact and especially on the int ...

  • The Index of Linguistic Justice

    Frensch, Peter Alex, Prof. Ph.D. (General Psychology)

    Duration of Project: 01/2017 - 12/2018

    Financer: Sonstige internationale öffentliche Mittelgeber

    This research project involves the design of an index of linguistic justice that can be applied to comparing and evaluationg language policy regimes among states.

  • The Importance of Reformed Education in Early Modern Europe

    Schilling, Heinz, Prof. i. R. Dr. Dr. hc. (European History of the Early Modern History)

    Duration of Project: 01/2001 - 12/2006

    Financer: Sonstige Stiftungen

    Investigation of Reformed educational thought and schools in Early Modern Europe; comparative analysis of Reformed education and schools with their Catholic and Lutheran equivalents

  • The impact of movement on the maintenance of items in visual memory

    Ohl, Sven, Dr. (Junior Research Groups)

    Duration of Project: 05/2016 - 09/2019

    Financer: DFG: Eigene Stelle (Sachbeihilfe)

    The versatility of human behaviour depends on coordinated, goal-directed movements. They are the basis for our interaction with dynamic environments, and the mechanisms that control them are entwined with perceptual and cognitive functions. While the ...

  • The Impact of Insurer's Insolvency Risk on the Demand for Insurance Policies

    Gründl, Helmut, Prof. Dr. (Business Administration)

    Duration of Project: 05/2005 - 01/2008

    Financer: Privat/ Mittelgeber Berlin

    According to theoretical models and a few empirical analyses, the insurer's insolvency risk has a great impact on the willingness to pay for insurance contracts and consequently on the premium income and the return of insurance companies. Hence, it s ...

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