Current Projects

1. Nationalpark and climate change

Direct and indirect consequences of climate change on forests: reaction of communities and ecosystem functions

Funding: Rudolf und Helene Glaser Foundation, 2015-2018, granted support 50.000 


2. Urban Pollinators - wild bees in Freising



3. Taxon-OMICS - New approaches for discovering and naming biodiversity

27 research projects funded by DFG within the priority program SPP 1991

Our project: cheap and efficient museomics-based monograph: a test with melons and cucumbers

Funding: German Science Foundation, started 2017, funding period 6 years, granted support 5.5 million 



1. Systematics of the Oreocereus s.l. cacti

Funding: British Cactus and Succulent Society