Institute of Coastal Research

Founded in 2001 the Institute of Coastal Research has three main divisions: "Biogeochemistriy in Coastal Seas", "Operational Systems" and "System Analysis and Modelling". Research is focused on coastal processes including interaction between land, sea and human being. The common aim of the scientists is the assessment for current and future changes in coastal areas. Thus creating a scientific basis for a sustainable and forward-looking coastal management.


Setcard Data

Various Data is available for public use


Setcard Blog Kuestenforschung

Explore our world of coastal research, join us on our blog!

Contact person "Weblog Küstenforschung"

Ina Frings

Phone: +49 (0)4152 87-2361
Fax: +49 (0)4152 87-2332
Email contact

Contact person "Weblog Küstenforschung"

Jessica Klepgen

Phone: +49 (0)4152 87-1565
Fax: +49 (0)4152 87-2818
Email contact


SetCard ESKP

Discover facts and science on the Earth System Knowledge Platform

Contact person for ESKP

Dr. Holger Brix

Phone: +49 (0)4152 87-1523
Fax: +49 (0)4152 87-1525
Email contact

North German Climate Office

Setcard Norddeutsches Klimabuero

North German Climate Office
(only available in German)

Leiterin Norddeutsches Klimabüro
Dr. Insa Meinke

Dr. Insa Meinke

Phone: +49 (0)4152 87-1868
Email contact

Logistics & Organisation

Setcard Logistics and Organisation

Interface for all divisions of the institute: equipment, maintenance, organizing and much more ...

Setcard "Where is the Ludwig Prandtl"?

What is the current position of "Ludwig Prandtl"? Discover the vessel's routes by "MarineTraffic".

Contact person Department "Logistics & Organisation"

Volker Dzaak

Phone: +49 (0)4152 87-2394
Fax: +49 (0)4152 87-2332
Email contact