Fakultät für Bauingenieur-, Geo- und Umweltwissenschaften at the Karlsruher Inst. f. Technologie KIT
Institut für Geographie und Geoökologie
- Reinhard-Baumeister-Platz 1
- 76128 Karlsruhe
- Phone: +49 721 608-43483
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Special features regarding teachingWide range of courses in all areas of Geography; specialisation opportunities through the neighbouring course Geo-ecology in ecological fields (e.g. Floodplain Ecology); wide range of practical and research-related teaching, such as the one-year method-oriented project seminar with close links to local and regional topics, advanced study in methods of empirical social research.
Exchange universities for stay abroadsUniversität Bologna
Special features regarding the equipmentSoil physics and chemistry laboratory (kf, pF, thin sections, MC-ICP-MS, IR-MS, GC-MS, GC-IR-MS, EA); aerosol collectors and counters, semi-automatic microscopic particle analysis, various climate stations, mobile climate multisensor systems, remote sensing sensors (partly drone-capable), lysimeter stations (Campus Alpin), greenhouse (Campus Alpin).
Special features regarding research activitiesKey research areas in Vegetation Ecology, Remote Sensing, Climate-Environment Interaction, Soil Chemistry, Water Chemistry, Floodplain and Limnoecology, Urban Ecology, Urban and Population Geography, Cultural Geography, Educational Geography, Methods of Empirical Social Research (survey research), Multi-Locality and Time Geography. Close cooperation with the Institute for Meteorology and Climate Research, KIT Alpine Campus, via joint professorships.
Support for foundersKIT central support via information and relation management.
Other special featuresClose cooperation with the Institute of Meteorology and Climate Research, KIT Alpine Campus; close cooperation and professional exchange between geography and geoecology.
Further information on research activitieswww.ifgg.kit.edu/
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