Forschung / Projects

ongoing projects | completed projects

Ongoing projects:

DurationTitleSponsorContact person
2016-2021 PlastX - Plastics as Systemic Risk for Social-Ecological Supply Systems Federal Ministry of Education and Research

Martin Wagner

2016-2019 MiWa - Microplastics in the Water Cycle Federal Ministry of Education and Research

Martin Wagner

2015-2018 NiddaMan - Development of a sustainable water resource management with the example of the river Nidda catchment area Federal Ministry of Education and Research

Jörg Oehlmann

2014-2018 Abundance and biological effects of microplastics in large rivers German Federal Institute of Hydrology

Martin Wagner

since 2010 DIN/ISO standardization of in vitro bioassays to determine the endocrine activity of environmental water samples No external funding Martin Wagner
since 1997 Ecotoxicology of organotin compounds Various sponsors Jörg Oehlmann

 

Completed projects:

DurationTitleSponsorContact person
2015-2017 The environmental fate and effects of microplastics in freshwater ecosystems (FreshwaterMPs) Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions, Individual Fellowships

Scott Lambert

2015 Removal of estrogens and antiestrogens in wastewater by activated carbon treatment (Eco-Tox Box) Innovation fund for sustainable development, Tübingen University

Martin Wagner

2014-2016 Eff-Pharm - From theory to reality: evaluation of suitable organisms and test systems for the biomonitoring of pharmaceuticals Federal Environment Agency

Matthias Oetken

2014-2015 The fate of endocrine disruptors during advanced treatment (ozonation) of hospital wastewater State Office for Nature, Environment and Consumer Protection, North Rhine-Westphalia

Martin Wagner

2012-2016 SchussenAktivplus - Reduction of micropollutants and potentially pathogenic bacteria for further water quality improvement of the river Schussen, a tributary of Lake Constance Federal Ministry of Education and Research Martin Wagner
2012-2016 GenOvotox II - Development and evaluation of a sensitive and cost-effective animal replacement system for the assessment of the hormone-toxic potential of chemicals as disrupters of the embryonic gonad development Federal Ministry of Education and Research Jessica Scheider
2012-2015 ENDETECH - Enzymatic decontamination technology European Commission Martin Wagner
2011-2016 ATHENE - Designing new technical wastewater treatment solutions targeted for organic micropollutant biodegradation, by understanding enzymatic pathways and assessing detoxification European Research Council Jörg Oehlmann
2011-2015 TransRisk - Characterisation, communication and minimisation of risks of emerging pollutants and pathogens in the water cycle Federal Ministry of Education and Research Ulrike Schulte-Oehlmann
2011-2015 ValMolRepro II - Validation of a mollusc reproduction test Federal Environment Agency Jörg Oehlmann
2011-2012 BioMult - Development of a bio multi parameter tool for in situ measurements in water bodies and aquatic test systems Hessen Agentur GmbH, LOEWE programme Jörg Oehlmann
       
2010-2013 Impact of sewage treatment plant effluents on the population structure of freshwater amphipods Hessian State Ministry for Science and Arts Matthias Oetken
2010-2012 Formation of metabolites during wastewater treatment with ozone - phase II Ministry for Climate Protection, Environment, Agriculture, Nature Conservation and Consumer Protection North Rhine-Westphalia Axel Magdeburg
2009-2013 NanoEcotox - Ecotoxicology of nanomaterials German National Academic Foundation Matthias Oetken
2009-2012 Endocrine disruption in gastropods - Target identification and modes of action Hessian State Ministry for Science and Arts Jörg Oehlmann
2008-2014 Biodiversity and climate Hessian State Ministry for Science and Arts, LOEWE programme Ruth Müller
2009-2011 SchussenAktiv - Reduction of micropollutants and their effects on fish and invertebrates by activated carbon in sewage treatment plants Ministry of Environment, Nature Conservation and Transport Baden-Württemberg Jörg Oehlmann
2008-2011 GenOvotox - Development and evaluation of a sensitive replacement method for animal experiments for the detection of endocrine disrupting and genotoxic effects in vertebrates Hessen Agentur GmbH, LOEWE programme Jessica Scheider
2008-2011 ValMolRepro - Validation of a mollusc reproduction test Federal Environment Agency Jörg Oehlmann
2008-2011 Ecotoxicological assessment of organic and inorganic UV filter substances with special emphasis on mixtures Deutsche Bundesstiftung Umwelt Matthias Oetken
2008-2010 start2 - Management Strategies for Hormonally Active Agrochemicals Federal Ministry of Education and Research Ulrike Schulte-Oehlmann
2007-2009 Sediment monitoring in Hessian surface waters Hessian State Agency for the Environment and Geology, Wiesbaden Jörg Oehlmann
2006-2010 NEPTUNE - New sustainable concepts and processes for optimization and upgrading municipal wastewater and sludge treatment European Commission Ulrike Schulte-Oehlmann
2006-2010 Characterisation of exposure pathways for endocrine disruptors from plastic materials by means of bioassays Federal Environment Agency Martin Wagner
2006-2007 Evaluation of the effects of endocrine active chemicals (EACs) for sensitive aquatic wildlife species with the test organism Potamopyrgus antipodarum (Mollusca) Swiss National Science Foundation Jörg Oehlmann
2005-2007 INTAFERE - Integrated analysis of mobile organic xenobiotics in rivers Hessian State Ministry for Science and Arts Jörg Oehlmann
2005-2007 start - Management strategies for pharmaceuticals in drinking water Federal Ministry of Education and Research Ulrike Schulte-Oehlmann
2004-2007 CHIROCHIP - Development of a DNA microarray based screening tool for prediction of ecotoxic effects of emerging pollutants and monitoring in aquatic ecosystems Federal Ministry of Education and Research Matthias Oetken
2003-2011 Network of Competence "Modelling Nature-Society Systems" (MOMUS) Hessian State Ministry for Science and Arts Jörg Oehlmann
2003-2006 Genetic impoverishment on invertebrates caused by environmental pollutants Baden-Württemberg Programm Lebensgrundlage Umwelt und ihre Sicherung (BWPLUS) Matthias Oetken
2003-2004 Intern. laboratory study with the aquatic oligochaete Lumbriculus variegatus Umweltbundesamt Matthias Oetken
2002-2006 COMPRENDO - COMParative Research on ENDOcrine disrupters European Commission Ulrike Schulte-Oehlmann
2002-2003 Elbe Flood 2002 - Ecotoxicological Sediment Assessment   Matthias Oetken
2002-2002 Sediment Assessment Environmental Protection Agency (UBA) Jörg Oehlmann
2001-2006 Pharmaceuticals and personal care products in the aquatic environment Centre for Environmental Research and other Jörg Oehlmann
2001-2003 CONCRETE - "Endocrine disrupting compounds in freshwater and freshwater invertebrates" European Union (Marie Curie Host Development Fellowship) Jörg Oehlmann
2001-2002 International laboratory ring test: Influence of pesticides and other chemicals on thyroid gland in the Xenopus Metamorphosis Assay (XEMA) Leibniz Institute of Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries, Berlin Jörg Oehlmann
2001 Baseline study on intersex in Littorina littorea with recommendations for biological TBT assessment criteria National Institute for Coastal and Marine Management (RIKZ), Middelburg (NL) Jörg Oehlmann
2001 Investigations of the health status of molluscs in the Weser estuary with special emphasis on organotin contamination of sediments State Agency for Ecology, Niedersachsen Jörg Oehlmann
2000-2001 Monitoring of biological organotin effects in the periwinkle (Littorina littorea) and determination of organotin contamination in sediments from the Bight of Kiel State Agency for Nature and the Environment Schleswig-Holstein Jörg Oehlmann
2000 Acute and reproductive toxicity tests with Potamopyrgus antipodarum and test on androgenic activity with Hinia (Nassarius) reticulata in harbour sediments from Hamburg Environment Agency Hamburg Jörg Oehlmann
2000 Biological effect monitoring with sediments from the River Elbe using Potamopyrgus antipodarum and Hinia (Nassarius) reticulata (Gastropoda: Prosobranchia) ARGE Elbe Jörg Oehlmann
2000 Ecotoxicological evaluation of triphenyltin compounds Federal Environmental Agency, Berlin Jörg Oehlmann
1999-2000 Detection of contaminants in sediments using pathomorphological changes in the genital system of prosobranch snails Hessian State Agency for the Environment and Geology, Wiesbaden Jörg Oehlmann
1997-2001 Development of a biotest with the freshwater prosobranch snail Marisa cornuarietis for the identification of endocrine active environmental chemicals Federal Environmental Agency, Berlin Ulrike Schulte-Oehlmann
1996-2000 Application and optimisation of biotests for the assessment of biological effects of soil contaminants Saxonian State Department for Science & Arts, Dresden Jörg Oehlmann
1996-1999 Application and optimisation of biological effect monitoring techniques in surface waters of the Euroregion Neisse Saxonian State Department for Science & Arts, Dresden Matthias Oetken
1994-1995 Analysis of morpho- and histopathological effects of organotin compounds in marine molluscs and evaluation of their suitability for a future biological effect monitoring Federal Environmental Agency, Berlin Jörg Oehlmann
1993 Basic study for the assessment of pathological effects of antifouling paints in snails from the German North Sea cost WWF Germany and "action seeklar" e.V., Hamburg Jörg Oehlmann
1992-1996 TBT pollution in Irish coastal waters (1992-1996): Aquatic effect monitoring with prosobranch species and risk assessment for the marine ecosystem Marine Institute (Fisheries Research Centre, Dublin) Jörg Oehlmann
1990-1992 Effects of tributyltin compounds on steroid concentrations and metabolism in prosobranch snails Schering AG, Berlin

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