EU Projects at GFZ

Since its foundation in 1992 the German Research Centre for Geosciences participated with 135 projects in the EU's Research Framework Programmes in European consortia. Some of these projects have been or are coordinated at the GFZ.

GFZ-coordinated EU Projects

BIOFROST
Life at its Extremes: Biodiversity and Activity of Microorganisms in deep Permafrost; (Wagner/Perfumo) ;[H2020-MSCA-IF-2014-EF]

DESTRESS
Demonstration of soft stimulation treatments of geothermal reservoirs
(Huenges); [H2020-LCE-2015-2]

GEMEX
Cooperation in Geothermal energy research Europe-Mexico for development of Enhanced Geothermal Systems and Superhot Geothermal Systems
(Bruhn); [H2020-LCE-2016-23]

IRONLAKE
Establishing stable IRON isotopes of laminated LAKE sediments as novel palaeoclimate proxy
(Neugebauer); [H2020-MSCA-IF-2015-EF]

ISONOSE
Isotopic Tools as Novel Sensors of Earth Surface Resources
(von Blanckenburg); [FP7-PEOPLE-2013-ITN]

ITHERLAB
In-situ thermal rock properties lab
(Fuchs); [H2020-MSCA-IF-2015-EF]

NANOSIAL
Silica and alumina nanophases – the building blocks for the ground under our feet
(Stawski); [H2020-MSCA-IF-2015-EF]

STEEPCLIM
Spatiotemporal evolution of the hydrological cycle throughout the European continent during past abrupt climate changes;
(Sachse); [H2020 ERC-CoG-2014]

SUBITOP
Understanding subduction zone topography through modelling of coupled shallow and deep processes;
(Hovius); [H2020-MSCA-ITN-2015]

SURE
Novel Productivity Enhancement Concept for a Sustainable Utilization of a Geothermal Resource
(Reinsch/Huenges); [H2020-LCE-2015-1]

SYSTEM-RISK
A Large-Scale Systems Approach to Flood Risk Assessment and Management;
(Merz/Kreibich/Vorogushyn); [H2020-MSCA-ITN-2015]

VOLCAPSE
Volcano dome growth, collapse and coupled processes;
(Walter); [H2020-ERC-CoG-2014]

EU Projects with GFZ participation as partner

ALERT-ITN
Anatolian pLateau climatE and Tectonic hazards
(Echtler); [FP7-PEOPLE-2013-ITN]

ARISTOTLE
All Risk Integrated System TOwards The hoListic Early‐warning
(Hammitzsch); [ECHO/B1/SER/2015/16]

ASTARTE
Assessment, STrategy And Risk Reduction for Tsunamis in Europe
(Rudloff), [FP7-ENV-2013-two-stage]

EGSIEM
European Gravity Service Initiative for Improved Emergency Management;
(Flechtner/Güntner); [H2020 EO-1-2014]

EPOS-IP
EPOS Implementation Phase;
(Lauterjung); [H2020-INFRADEV-1-2015-1]

ERA-PLANET
The European network for observing our changing planet
(Schuh/Küppers); [H2020-SC5-2015-one-stage]

ESPRESSO
Enhancing Synergies for disaster PRevention in the EurOpean Union
(Parolai); [H2020-DRS-2015]

EUDAT2020
European Data Infrastructure 2;
(Strollo)[H2020-EINFRA-1-2014-2]

FAMOS ODIN
Finalising Surveys for the Baltic Motorways of the Sea;
(Förste); [Connecting Europe Facility 2014-2020 TRANSPORT]

GEOWELL
Innovative materials and designs for long-life high-temperature geothermal wells
(Reinsch/Bruhn/Hunges); [H2020-LCE-2015-1]

H2020_INSURANCE
Oasis Innovation Hub for Catastrophe and Climate Extremes Risk Assessment
(Schröter); [H2020-SC5-2016-2017]

HIFREQ
Smart high-frequency environmental sensor networks for quantifying nonlinear hydrological process dynamics across spatial scales
(Theresa Blume); [H2020-MSCA-RISE-2016]

IMAGE
Integrated Methods for Advanced Geothermal Exploration
(Bruhn); [FP7-ENERGY-2013-1]

IMPREX
Improving PRedictions and management of hydrological EXtremes;
(Kreibich); [H2020 Water-2a-2014]

INTAROS
Integrated Arctic observation system
(Sachs); [H2020-BG-2016-1]

M4SHALEGAS
Measuring, monitoring, mitigating managing the environmental impact of shale gas;
(Bohnhoff, Vieth-Hillebrand); [H2020 LCE 16-2014]

METAL-AID
Metal oxide Aided Subsurface Remediation: From Invention to Injection
(Benning); [H2020-MSCA-ITN-2015]

MICROARCTIC
Microorganisms in Warming Arctic Environments;
(Wagner/Benning); [H2020-MSCA-ITN-2015]

MIGRATE
Marine Gas Hydrates: An Indigenous Resource of Natural Gas for Europe;
(Schicks); [Cost Action]

MIRECOL
Remediation and mitigation of CO2 leakage
(Liebscher); [FP7-ENERGY-2013-1]

PRE-ACT
Monitoring and management of pore pressure distribution for safe and efficient C02 storage
(Schmidt-Hattenberger); [ERA-NET COFUND ACT Call1]

PROGRESS
Prediction of Geospace Radiation Environment and solar wind parameters
(Shprits); [H2020-PROTEC-2014-1]

SERA
Seismology and Earthquake Engineering Research Infrastructure Alliance for Europe
(Cotton); [H2020-INFRAIA-2016-1]

SHALEXENVIRONMENT
Maximizing the EU shale gas potential by minimizing its environmental footprint;
(Dresen); [H2020 LCE-16-2014]

SHEER
Shale Gas Exploration and EXploitation lnduced Risks;
(Cesca); [H2020-LCE-16-2014]

TOPS
Technology Options for Coupled Underground Coal Gasification and CO2 Capture and Storage
(Kempka); [FP7-ENERGY-2013-1]

TSUMAPS-NEAM
Probabilistic Tsunami Hazard Map for the NEAM regionM
(Babeyko); [DG ECHO 2015 Prevention and preparedness]

ZIP
Zooming In between Plates: deciphering the nature of the plate interface in subduction zones
(Oncken); [FP7-PEOPLE-2013-ITN]