Clusters of Excellence

Cluster of Excellence - "Inflammation at Interfaces"

As a joint undertaking of the universities in Kiel and Lübeck, in collaboration with the University Medical Center Schleswig-Holstein, the Research Center Borstel and the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology in Plön, as well as the Muthesius Academy of Fine Arts and Design in Kiel, the German Research Foundation (DFG) has been supporting the "Inflammation at Interfaces" Cluster of Excellence since the start of the 2007 Excellence Initiative in the investigation of inflammatory diseases.

"Inflammation at Interfaces"

Cluster of Excellence - "The Future Ocean"

200 researchers who are members of the Kiel Marine Scientists Network, with the participation of seven faculties at Kiel University, the Kiel Institute for the World Economy, the GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel and the Muthesius Academy of Fine Arts and Design, Kiel, investigate changes in the ocean for global, sustainable management of the oceans and marine resources since the start of the 2007 Excellence Initiative.

"The Future Ocean"