Natural Sciences - Topics and Analyses

From the perspective of the natural sciences/technology, environmental and sustainability topics and problems are treated in relation to ecosystems and biodiversity, space, materials and energy, resources and information. In the process, they work through which of the specific challenges and analytical approaches define the different disciplinary perspectives.

The following topical perspectives and professors belong to the natural science/Technology research branch:

Ecosystems and Biodiversity

Ecology, in particular Animal Ecology

  • Prof. Dr. Thorsten Aßmann

Ecology, in particular Landscape Ecology and Nature Conservation

  • Prof. Dr. Werner Härdtle

Biology and Soil Science

  • Prof. Dr. Brigitte Urban

Ecosystems Functions / Biology


    Environmental Chemistry

    • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang K. L. Ruck

    Sustainable Chemistry and Material Ressources

    • Prof. Dr. Klaus Kümmerer

    Pedagogy of the Natural Sciences


    Sustainable Landscape Development

      Environmental Planning

      • Prof. Dr. Sabine Hofmeister


      • Apl. Prof. Dr. Peter Pez

      Industrial Design & Infrastructure

      Process Engineering, Environmental Engineering, and Water Management

      • Prof. Dr. Michael Braungart

      Water Engineering and Land Management

      • Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Birgitt Brinkmann

      Urban Water Management and Hydraulic Engineering, in particular Waste Management and Site Remediation

      • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Henning Hoins


      Software Engineering and IT-Project Management

      • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Eckhard C. Bollow

      Computer Networks and Databases

      • Prof. Dr. Helmut Faasch

      Material Ressources

      • NN

      Computer Engineering

      • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ralph Welge