Fakultät für Bauingenieur-, Geo- und Umweltwissenschaften at the Karlsruher Inst. f. Technologie KIT
- Kaiserstraße 12
- 76128 Karlsruhe
- Phone: +49 721 608-42192 /-43651
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Special features regarding teachingMSc Applied Geosciences: Through the compulsory elective modules, in the Master's course an in-depth specialisation in applied fields such as Geothermics, Hydrogeology, Engineering Geology and Applied Geochemistry is possible. There are two endowed professorships on geothermal energy and technical petrophysics.
Exchange universities for stay abroadsUniverzita Karlova v Praze, Praha; Université de Bordeaux I, Bordeaux; Université de Montpellier, Montpellier; Technical University of Budapest, Budapest; Politecnico di Milano, Milano; Universitetet i Oslo, Oslo; Universitetet i Tromsø, Tromsø; Universidade do Porto, Porto; Universidad del País Vasco, Bilbao; Yildiz Teknik Universitesi, Istanbul; Univerzita Komenskeho v Bratislave, Bratislava
Special features regarding the equipmentGeochemical laboratory (ICP-MS, XRD, WD-XRF, ED-XRF, DTA-TG, IR-MS, FIAS, CSA, IC) Preparation laboratory Mineralogical and geological collection Field laboratory with in-situ and online measuring multi-sensor systems for limnic systems as well as marine waters (Biofish, Biolift, ADCP), atmospheric aerosol collector programs/modelling: Geostatistics-ISATIS (Geovariance). The faculty also has access to the Angströmquelle Karlsruhe (ANKA) at Campus North, which is particularly relevant for theses. There are two endowed professorships on geothermal energy and technical petrophysics.
Special features regarding research activitiesPractice-oriented research mainly in the fields of hydrogeology, engineering geology, geothermal energy and geochemistry, urban geochemistry, urban hydrogeology, karst hydrogeology, gold deposit science, multi-sensor system development; Geothermal Energy Centre Baden-Württemberg; There are two endowed professorships on geothermal energy and technical petrophysics; Head of the DFG research group "Computer-aided cooperative route planning in multi-scale 3D city and building models".
Support for foundersKIT Central: Innovation and relation management with Gründerschmiede; cooperation with the start-up company "Geotech Systems".
Other special featuresThe department closely cooperates with the Institutes of Meteorology and Climate Research as well as for Nuclear Waste Management of the Helmholtz Division of KIT. There are two endowed professorships on geothermal energy and technical petrophysics.
Further information on research activitieswww.agw.kit.edu
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