Projects

Projects

15. EntoCAP: Enhancing Entomological Capacity for combating vector-borne diseases in Nepal. funded by Grand Challenges, an initiative of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

14. ARBOKOM: Scientific advisor for the project Gesetzliche Grundlagen, Zuständigkeiten und Entscheidungshilfen für die Prävention und Kontrolle von Aedes albopictus und Arbovirus-Infektionen auf kommunaler Ebene (2019-2020). funded by BMBF, research group funding programme “Nationales Forschungsnetz zoonotische Infektionskrankheiten

13. IZAM: Influence of vector-host conditions on virus transmission efficiency (2019-2020). funded by BMBF, research group funding programme “Nationales Forschungsnetz zoonotische Infektionskrankheiten”. Joint project between Goethe University, Charite Berlin and Technical University Munich

12. MEcAM: Metabolom und Ökophysiologie von Aedes Steckmücken (2019-2021). funded by BMBF, research group funding programme “Nationales Forschungsnetz zoonotische Infektionskrankheiten”. Joint project between Goethe University and Robert-Koch Institute

11. AFra Ad hoc Monitoring of Aedes albopictus in Frankfurt am Main (2018/19). funded by the Hessian Agency for Nature Conservation, Environment and Geology, Hessian Centre on Climate Change

10. PoloGGB: Consultant for the projects Target Malaria (Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation), C²-GEM (DARPA), InfraVec2 (EU infrastructure)

9. AECO: Vector biology of Aedes albopictus and eco-bio-social drivers for effective vector prevention & control in cooler ecoregions,  funded by BMBF, research group funding programme “Nationales Forschungsnetz zoonotische Infektionskrankheiten” (2017-2022). Joint project between Goethe University and Nepal Health Research Council

8. PEST: Populationsdynamische Erfassung der Schadinsekten Asiatische Buschmücke und Kirschessigfliege in Abhängigkeit von der
Temperaturvarianz, funded by the Hessian Agency for Nature Conservation, Environment and Geology, Hessian Centre on Climate Change (2017-2020) Joint project between Goethe University, Senckenberg Biodiversity and Climate Research Centre Frankfurt, and Geisenheim University.

7. Partner of MOST: Modellierung der Phänologie von 2 Schädlingsinsekten in Abhängigkeit von Temperaturvarianz, funded by the Hessian Agency for Nature Conservation, Environment and Geology, Hessian Centre on Climate Change (2017-2020) Joint project between Goethe University, Geisenheim University, our department, and Senckenberg Biodiversity and Climate Research Centre Frankfurt.

6. AJAP II: Integriertes Vektormanagement zur umweltfreundlichen und nachhaltigen Bekämpfung der Asiatischen Buschmücke, funded by the Hessian Agency for Nature Conservation, Environment and Geology, Hessian Centre on Climate Change (2017-2021). joint project between Goethe University, Senckenberg Biodiversity and Climate Research Centre Frankfurt, and The Institute for Social-Ecological Research.

5. AJAP: Development and ecotoxicological evaluation of methods to prevent and control Japanese mosquito (Aedes japonicus) populations in Hesse and Rhineland-Palatinate (Germany), with an analysis of climatic adaptation and competition with other mosquito species. 105.000 € funded by the Fachzentrum Klimawandel Hessen, Hessisches Landesamt für Umwelt und Geologie (HLUG), and Rheinland-Pfalz Kompetenzzentrum für Klimawandelfolgen bei der Forschungsanstalt für Waldökologie und Forstwirtschaft (FWFW) (2014-16)

4. PestiClimat: Pesticide effects across climatic zones: An integrative mesocosm approach from the individual to the ecosystem-level. funded by Fundação paraded by a Ciência e a Tecnologia (FCT), Portugal (2012-16)

3. AdaMuS: Response and adaptive potential of single species and communities to climate change in combination with pesticides. 265.000 € funded by the research funding programme "LOEWE – Landes-Offensive zur Entwicklung Wissenschaftlich-ökonomischer Exzellenz" of Hesse's Ministry of Higher Education, Research, and the Arts (2011-14)

2. Subcontracted work for EU-Project PILLS: In vivo and in vitro tests of stepwise treated hospital wastewater (2011)

1. Long term oil spill effects in Lofoten: Scenarios of cascading ecological and socio-economic impacts. co-leading role in preparation of funding application, Global Engagement Faculty Seed Grant, Arizona State University, USA (2008)