Research Successes

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National Research Collaborations

Ulm University was successful in the excellence strategy and has acquired a cluster of excellence in the field of battery research. From January 2019, the Cluster of Excellence "Post Lithium Storage" (POLiS) will receive funding of around seven million euros per year.

The goal of the InnoSÜD university network is to enable sustainable exchange between science, industry and society with innovative transfer formats. As part of the Initiative Innovative University, the universities of applied sciences Biberach and Ulm and Neu-Ulm as well as Ulm University and the company TriCAT have joined forces. Together they want to create a dynamic innovation system that positions the Donau-Iller-Riß region as a link between the metropolises of Stuttgart and Munich among Europe's most competitive and innovative regions.

At Ulm University five Collaborative Research Centres are currently funded by the DFG.

At Ulm University the following Research Units are funded by the DFG.

At Ulm University the Priority Programme "CRISPR-Cas functions beyond defence" is coordinated.

At Ulm University, about one hundred BMBF collaborative projects are funded. As an example successful projects under the overall coordination of Ulm University are listed.

International Research

The following scientists from Ulm University have been awarded with an ERC Grant.

Early Career Programmes

Ulm University offers a variety of structured doctoral programmes.

At Ulm University, the DFG funds the following Heisenberg Professorships.

Dr Jun Huang | Institute of Theoretical Chemistry

"Deciphering the Metal-Oxide-Electrolyte Interface for Electrochemical Water Splitting by Combining Density Functional Theory, Mean-Field and Microkinetic Modeling"

PD Dr. Dr. Patrick Herrmann | Department of Internal Medicine I