Research of the Chair for Strategic Landscape Planning and Management

Our main research topics

The chair develops new knowledge, innovative strategies and tools for landscape planning. Research projects are characterized by inter- and transdisciplinary approaches at different levels and scales of planning in natural, rural and urban landscapes.

Recent Projects

CUT - Impact of trees on the urban microclimate under climate change: Mechanisms and ecosystem services of urban tree species in temperate, Mediterranean and arid major cities. 
Time: 2020-2022 Funding: German Research Foundation (DFG) [More]
CONEXUS - CO-producing Nature-based solutions and restored Ecosystems: transdisciplinary neXus for Urban Sustainability  
Time: 2019-2024 Funding: EU Horizon 2020 [More]
LUIGI: Linking Urban and Inner-Alpine Green Infrastructure - Multifunctional Ecosystem Services for more liveable territories
Time: 2019-2022 Funding: Interreg Alpine Space [More]
Werkzeugkasten Artenvielfalt: Handlungsempfehlungen zur Steigerung der Biodiversität und Klimawirksamkeit von Gebäuden und der Außenanlagen. 
Time: 2019-2020 Funding: Bayerisches Staatsministerium für Wohnen, Bau und Verkehr  
PHUSICOS “According to Nature” – Large-scale demonstrators on nature-based solutions for hydro-meteorological risk reduction
Time: 2018-2022 Funding: EU Horizon 2020 [More]
Green City of the Future – climate change-resilient neighbourhoods in a growing city. 
Time: 2018-2021 Funding: Federal Ministry of Education and Research (Germany) [More]
Center for Urban Ecology and Climate Adaptation (ZSK)
Time: 2013-2017 Funding: Bavarian State Ministry of the Environment and Public Health [More]

Past Projects

More Information on past projects you'll find here.