EU funded Projects

Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz including the University Medical Center

JGU and University Medical Center have raised Research funds in the following EU Programmes 
  • European Reseach Council
  • Horizon 2020
  • Others (selection)
  • EFRE

European Research Council

ERC Grants JGU

  • ERC SynG: SC2: Spin-charge conversion and spin caloritronics at hybrid organic-inorganic interfaces (Prof. Jairo Sinova), JGU as partner
  • ERC AdG: Dark-OST, Experimental Searches for the Oscillating and Transient effects fom the Dark Sector (Prof. Dmitry Budker), JGU as coordinator
  • ERC CoG: Vertebrate-Herbivory, Evolution of herbivory in vertebrates: developing combined isotope (Ca, Sr) and dental surface texture analysis as deep time diet proxies (Dr. Thomas Tütken), JGU as coordinator
  • ERC StG: nuDirections, New Directions in Theoretical Neutrino Physics (Prof. Joachim Kopp), JGU at first as coordinator, now as partner
  • ERC CoC: SIMDAMA, Strong-interaction matter coupled to electroweak probes and dark matter candidates (Prof. Harvey Meyer), JGU as coordinator
  • ERC CoC: MAGMA, Melting And Geodynamic Models of Ascent (Prof. Boris Kaus), JGU as coordinator
  • ERC CoG: SMPFv2.0, Next generation single molecule protein fluorescence (Prof. Edward Lemke), JGU ass Coordinator
  • ERC PoC: RadioClick, A versatile ultrafast Click platform for antibody based radio diagnostics (Prof. Edward Lemke), JGU as coordinator
  • ERC AdG, YMPACT, The Yamnaya Impact on Prehistoric Europe (Prof. Joachim Burger), JGU as partner
  • ERC StG: MicroCyFly, Microcircuitry of the Drosophila visual system (Prof. Marion Silies), JGU as coordinator
  • ERC CoC: LRC, Laser Resonance Chromatography of Superheavy Metals (Dr. Mustapha Laatiaoui), JGU as coordinator
  • ERC CoG: SUPRAVACC, Supramolecular engineering of glycan-decorated peptides as synthetic vaccines (Prof. Pol Besenius), JGU as coordinator
  • ERC CoG: SYMBeetle, Symbiont-assisted cuticle biosynthesis as a key innovation contributing to the evolutionary success of beetles (Prof. Dr. Martin Kaltenpoth), JGU as coordinator

Start in 2020:

  • ERC StG: MAMEMS, Mount Athos in Medieval Eastern Mediterranean Society: Contextualizing (Dr. Zachary Chitwwod), JGU as coordinator
  • ERC StG: STEP, Symmetry Tests in Experiments with Portable Antiprotons (Dr. Christian Smorra), JGU as coordinator
  • ERC CoG: Light@LHC, Search for Axion-Like Particles at the LHC (Prof. Matthias Schott), JGU as coordinator
  • ERC SynG: 3D MAGiC, Three-dimensional magnetization textures: Discovery and control on the nanoscale (Prof. Kläui), JGU as partner
  • ERC SynG: SEACHANGE, Quantifying the impact of major cultural transitions on marine ecosystem (Prof. Schöne), JGU as partner

ERC Grants University Medical Center​

  • ERC PoC: ArthroDUR, Bifunctional and regeneratively active biomaterial: Towards an ultimate solution for osteoarthritis treatment (Prof. Werner Ernst Ludwig Georg Müller), University Medical Center as coordinator

HORIZON 2020

joint research projects JGU

  • FET Proactive: RYSQ, Rydberg Quantum Simulatos (Prof. Ferdinand Schmidt-Kaler), JGU as partner
  • FET Open: ULTRACHIRAL, Ultrasensitive chiral detection by signal-reversing cavity polarimetry: applications to in-situ proteomics, single-molecule chirality, HPLC analysis, medical diagnostics, and atmospheric studies (Prof. Dmitry Budker), JGU as partner
  • Research Infrastructures: AIDA-2020, Advanced European Infrastructures for Detectors at Accelerators (Prof. Volker Büscher), JGU as partner
  • Research Infrastructures: ENSAR 2, European Nuclear Science and Application Research (Prof. Klaus Wendt),JGU as partner
  • Research Infrastructures: ARIES, Accelerator Research and Innovation for European Science and Society (Jun. Prof. Florian Hug), JGU as partner
  • E-Infrastructure: OpenRiskNet, Open e-Infrastructure to Support Data Sharing, Knowledge (Prof. Stefan Kramer), JGU as partner
  • Societal Challenge 1: CLICK-IT, "In Vivo Click PET Imaging Agents”: Improving clinical companion diagnostics (Prof. Rudolf Zentel), JGU as partner
  • Societal Challenge 6: REMINDER, Role of European Mobility and its Impacts in Narratives, Debates and EU Reforms (Prof. Christian Schemer), JGU as partner
  • Societal Challenge 6: InsSCide, Inventing a Shared Science Diplomacy for Europe (Prof. Alexander Pruß), JGU as partner
  • Research Infrastructures: ReIReS, Research Infrastructure on Religious Studies (Prof. Claus Arnold), JGI as partner
  • FETFLAG-2018: ASTERIQS, Advancing Science and TEchnology thRough dIamond Quantum Sensing (Prof. Dmitry Budker), JGU as partner
  • FETFLAG-2018: AQTION, Advanced quantum computing with trapped ions (Prof. Ferdinand Schmidt-Kaler), JGU as partner
  • NMBP-SPIRE-2018: LIBERATE, Lignin Biorefinery Approach using Electrochemical Flow (Prof. Siegfried Waldvogel), JGU as partner
  • INFRAIA-2018-1: Strong, The strong interaction at the frontier of knowledge: fundamental research and applications’ - STRONG-2020 (Prof. Achim Denig), JGU as partner
  • BBI-JTI-2018: SElectiveLi, Conceptual Study of Electrochemical based novel process using Lignosulfonates to produce bio-based monomers & polymers (Prof. Siegfried Waldvogel), JGU as coordinator
  • NFRP-2018: SANDA, Supplying Accurate Nuclear Data for energy and nonenergy Applications (Prof. Klaus Wendt), JGU as partner
  • NFRP-2018: EURAD, European Joint Programme on Radioactive Waste Management (Prof. Tobias Reich), JGU as partner
  • Euratom-1.8.: ARIEL, Accelerator and Research reactor Infrastructures for Education and Learning (Dr. Klaus Eberhardt), JGU as partner

Start in 2020:

  • FET Open: s-NEBULA, Novel Spin-Based Building Blocks for Advanced TeraHertz Applications (Prof. Mathias Kläui), JGU as partner
  • INFRAIA-2019-1: AHEAD2020, Integrated Activities for the High Energy Astrophysics Domain (Prof. Uwe Oberlack), JGU as partner

joint research projects University Medical Center

  • PHC-2014: EPoS, Elucidating Pathways of Steatohepatitis (Prof. Detlef Schuppan / Dr. Jörn M. Schattenberg), University Medical Center as partner
  • PHC-2015: AML-VACCIN, Clinical development of a dendritic-cell vaccine therapy for acute myeloid leukaemia (Dr. Eva Maria Wagner), University Medical Center as partner
  • NFRP-2016-2017 (Euratom Fission 2016-2017): MEDIRAD, Implications of Medical Low Dose Radiation Exposure (Prof. Peter Mildenberger), University Medical Center as partner
  • Societal Challenge 1: DynaMORE, Dynamic MOdelling of REsilience (Prof. Raffael Kalisch), University Medical Center as coordinator
  • LEIT-NMBP-2017: InnovaConcrete, Innovative materials and techniques for the conservation of 20th century concrete-based cultural heritage (Prof. Werner EG Müller), University Medical Center as partner
  • LEIT-NMBP-2017: nTRACK, Multimodal nanoparticles for structural and functional tracking of stem cell therapy on muscle regeneration (Prof. Volker Mailänder), University Medical Center as partner
  • H2020-JTI-IMI2-2016: EQIPD, European Quality In Preclinical Data (Prof. Martin Michel), University Medical Center as partner
  • H2020-JTI-IMI2-2016: LITMUS, Liver Investigation: Testing Marker Utility in Steatohepatitis (Prof. Detlef Schuppan, Dr. Jörn Schattenberg), University Medical Center as partner
  • H2020-JTI-IMI2-2017: IM2PACT, Investigating Mechanisms and Models Predictive of Accessibility of Therapeutics (IM2PACT) Into The Brain (Univ.-Prof. Dr. Claus-Ulrich Pietrzik) , University Medical Center as Coordinator

Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions JGU

  • Innovative Training Network: MEDICIS-PROMED, MEDICIS-produced radioisotope beams for medicine (Prof. Klaus Wendt), JGU as partner
  • Innovative Training Network: CREEP, Complex RhEologies in Earth dynamics and industrial Processes (Prof. Boris Kaus), JGU as partner
  • Innovative Training Network: BigStorage, BigStorage: Storage-based Convergence between HPC and Cloud to handle Big Data (Prof. Dr. André Brinkmann), JGU as partner
  • Innovative Training Network: NANOTRANS, Transport of soft matter at the nanoscale (Prof. Friederike Schmid), JGU as partner
  • Innovative Training Network: DoDyNet, Double Dynamics for design of new responsive polymer networks and gels (Prof. Sebastian Seiffert), JGU as partnerInnovative Training Network: ZULF, Zero and ultra-low field nuclear magnetic resonance (Prof. Dmitry Budker), JGU as Partner
  • Innovative Training Network: PET-AlphaSy, PET Imaging of Alpha-Synuclein Fibril Formation (Prof. Matthias Barz), JGU as partner
  • Innovative Training Network: MagnEFi, Magnetism and the effects of Electric Field (Prof. Mathias Kläui), JGU als Partner
  • Innovative Training Network: LISA, Laser Ionization and Spectroscopy of Actinide elements (Prof. Klaus Wendt), JGU als Partner
  • Individual Fellowship: SWITHCATALYSIS, Switchable catalytic activity of spin crossover materials (Dr. Illia Guralskyi, AK Prof. Wolfgang Tremel), JGU as coordinator
  • Individual Fellowship: CV SUBUNIQC, Sub-Universal Quantum Circuits in Continuous Variables (Dr. Giulia Ferrini, AK Prof. Peter van Loock), JGU as coordinator
  • Individual Fellowship: Standard EF, The research of spin orbit torques in perpendicular magnetic anisotropy systems (Dr. Kyujoon Lee, AK Prof. Mathias Kläui), JGU as coordinator
  • Individual Fellowship: HEMOTECT, Hemozoin Detection using Nitrogen-Vacancy centers in Diamond (Dr. Lykourgos Bougas, AK Prof. Dmitry Budker), JGU as coordinator
  • Individual Fellowship: EUTWIC, European Travel Writing in Context: The Socio-Political Dimension of Travelogues 1760-1850 (Dr. Sandra Vlasta / AK Prof. Winfried Eckel), JGU as coordinator
  • Individual Fellowship: FAST, Fast electronics with Antiferromagnetic SpinTronics (Dr. Romain Lebrun, AK Prof. Mathias Kläui), JGU as coordinator
  • Individual Fellowship: ODYSSEA, Population Dynamics in the Southeast European Neolithic: Prehistoric Archaeology and Palaeogenomic (Dr. Maxime Brami, AK Prof. Joachim Burger), JGU as coordinator
  • Individual Fellowship: RydIons, Coherent manipulation of cold trapped ions in Rydberg states (Dr. Arezoo Mokhberi, AK Prof. Schmidt-Kaler), JGU as coordinator
  • Individual Fellowship: Top-Higgs coupling, Measurement of the top Yukawa coupling with the ATLAS detector (Dr. Peter Berta, AK Prof. Lucia Masetti), JGU as coordinator
  • Individual Fellowship: PhenAnOx, New Chemical Synthetic Methods for Reacting Phenols Selectively with Different Molecules and With Itself: Use of Electricity as a Sustainable, Economic and Traceless Reagent (Dr. Tom Wirtanen, AK Prof. Siegfried Waldvogel), JGU als Koordinator
  • RISE Action: BESIIICGEM, An innovative Cylindrical Gas Electron Multiplier Inner Tracker for the BESIII Spectrometer (Prof. Dr. Frank Maas), JGU as partner
  • RISE Action: PEARL, Periodically bent crystals for crystalline undulators (Dr. Werner Lauth), JGU JGU as partner
  • RISE Action: QUEST, QUantitative paleoEnvironments from SpeleoThems (Prof. Denis Scholz), JGU as partner
  • RISE Action: REFRACT, Repeat protein Function Refinement, Annotation and Classification of Topologies (Prof. Miguel Andrade), JGU as partner

Start in 2020:

  • RISE Action: FEST, Future Experiments seek Smart Technologies (Prof. Frank Maas), JGU als Partner
  • RISE Action: NLight,Novel Light Sources: Theory and Experiment (Dr. Werner Lauth), JGU als Partner

Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions University Medical Center

  • Innovative Training Networks: Listen, Liaison in Scientific Training for European auditory Neuroscience, (Prof. Simon Rumpel), Univesity Medical Center as partner
  • Individual Fellowship: ReproOrganoid, Direct reprogramming of human astrocytes into functional neurons in cerebral organoids derived from genome edited hiPSCs (Dr. Andrea Gamir Moralla, AK Prof. Benedikt Berninger), Univesity Medical Center as coordinator
  • Individual Fellowship: CoDEC, Decoding the development of physiologic and epileptic cognitive neural networks. (Dr. Maria Soledad Dominguez Escribano; AK Univ.-Prof. Dr. Heiko Luhmann), University Medical Center as Coordinator
  • Innovative Training Network: TICARDIO, Thrombo-inflammation in cardiovascular disease. (Univ.-Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Ruf), University Medical Center as Coordinator

projects FP7

Please find the  full list of all FP7 funded projects here.

other programs JGU (selection)

More EU funded projects at Zentrum für wissenschaftliche Weiterbildung. For ERASMUS + funding and projects contact JGU International.

  • European Universities Network: FORTHEM, Fostering Outreach within European Regions, Transnational Higher Education and Mobility. A Pan-European living lab and integrative European University, JGU als koordinierende Einrichtung

other programs University Medical Center

  • Interreg V Oberrhein: RARENET, Ein trinationales Netzwerk für die Lehre, die wissenschaftliche Untersuchung und die Behandlung von komplexen und seltenen Erkrankungen am Oberrhein (Prof. Andreas Schwarting), Universitätsmedizin as partner
  • Interreg V A Euregio Meuse - Rhein: EMRaDi, EMR Rare Diseases (Prof. Susann Schweiger), Universitätsmedizin as partner
  • Interreg V Oberrhein: NANOTRANSMED, Translationale Nanotechnologie für eine verbesserte Medizin (Prof. Roland Stauber), Universitätsmedizin as partner
  • Interreg V Oberrhein: TRIDIAG, Neue Diagnostik-Tools in der Transplantationsmedizin (Prof. Andreas Diefenbach), Universitätsmedizin as partner

EFRE: Europäischer Fonds für regionale Entwicklung

on-going projects JGU

  • InnoProm 2017: MASK, Magnetische Anwendungsspezifische Sensorik (MASK) (Prof. Dr. Mathias Kläui), JGU as coordinator

on-going projects University Medical Center