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Welcome to the Institute of Applied Geosciences (AGW) at KIT, founded in 1825. Our innovations in teaching and research strive for a sustainable use of the subsurface on GeoEnergy, Groundwater, RawMaterials and Storage. The institute consists of seven chairs and has a collegial board of directors, represented by an executive director.

From left to right: Prof. Dr. Philipp Blum, Prof. Dr. Nico Goldscheider, Prof. Dr. Christoph Hilgers, Prof. Dr. Thomas Kohl, Prof. Dr. Jochen Kolb, Prof. Dr. Frank Schilling, Prof. Dr. Armin Zeh

 

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At the edge of the volcano: A research trip in times of Corona

While the world holds its breath because of the corona crisis, Valentin Goldberg is on the remote volcano Tolhuaca in Chile - and at first, he doesn't notice anything.

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Website relaunched!

Just in time for the KIT-wide relaunch date we are pleased to be able to present you now also the AGW site in the new application-oriented design. The individual departments now have individual web domains.

Further Information on the Relaunch (KIT Intranet)
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Vault for CO2 - Prof. F.R. Schilling on ZDF about Carbon Capture & Storage

"Ten years ago we could have solved the whole problem to a large extent simply by changing land use. Today we need enormous amounts of negative emissions, i.e. CO2, which is actively removed from the atmosphere." >> link to film

ZDF (German TV) Link
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KIT is the best university in geosciences in Germany

Geosciences at KIT in the ranking by U.S.News (2020) in first place nationwide.

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Article in US News