Current Projects

ALS Project

Investigating the pharmacokinetic properties of toxic metals and heat shock proteins as risk factors in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. [more...]

Avoidance of heat-related diseases in times of increased infection protection (Covid-19) of vulnerable groups

Heat-related diseases in times of increased infection protection due to the Covid-19 pandemic - identification of vulnerable groups and possible risks. [more...]


This study aims to investigate the effects of climate change, physical workload and protective workwear on thermal stress in caregivers. [more...]

Climate Adaption in Care (KlapP) (LGL)

Scientific derivation and creation of an online training module within the project "Climate adaptation in care". [more...]

Climate change adaptation concept for companies in the timber construction industry

Development of a transferable climate adaptation concept at a pilot company, Taglieber Holzbau GmbH, for companies in the timber construction industry. [more...]

Heat service instead of heat stress - what do municipalities need? (HitzeService)

The aims of the project are to inform municipalities of different sizes about heat-related health protection measures, to encourage them to develop and implement their own measures and to enable them to organise the process. [more...]

HitzeSicherWorms (BMU)

Development and establishment of a heat action plan for the city of Worms, taking into account short-, medium- and long-term measures. [more...]

KlimaBild - educational modules for youth work

Development of a multiplier training and materials for youth work. [more...]