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 AdG: YMPACT, The Yamnaya Impact on Prehistoric Europe (Prof. Joachim Burger), 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 AdG: MultiOrganelleDesign, Multiple Designer Organelles for Expanded Eukaryotic life (Prof. Dr. Edward A. Lemke), JGU as coordinator
  • ERC AdG: MONOSTAR, Modelling non-stationary tree growth responses to global warming, JGU as coordinator
  • ERC CoG: AMPLITUDES, Novel structures in scattering amplitudes (Prof. Dr. Johannes Henn) 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 CoG: SMPFv2.0, Next generation single molecule protein fluorescence (Prof. Edward Lemke), 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
  • ERC CoG: Light@LHC, Search for Axion-Like Particles at the LHC (Prof. Matthias Schott), JGU as coordinator
  • 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 CoC: LRC, Laser Resonance Chromatography of Superheavy Metals (Dr. Mustapha Laatiaoui), JGU as coordinator
  • ERC StG: MAMEMS, Mount Athos in Medieval Eastern Mediterranean Society: Contextualizing  (Dr. Zachary Chitwod), JGU as coordinator
  • ERC StG: MicroCyFly, Microcircuitry of the Drosophila visual system (Prof. Marion Silies), JGU as coordinator
  • ERC StG: nuDirections, New Directions in Theoretical Neutrino Physics (Prof. Dr. Joachim Kopp), JGU as coordinator
  • ERC StG: STEP, Symmetry Tests in Experiments with Portable Antiprotons (Dr. Christian Smorra), JGU as coordinator
  • ERC StG: YbFUN, Tests Of Fundamental Physics With Atomic Parity Violation in Ytterbium (Dr. Dionysos Antypas), JGU as coordinator
  • ERC SynG: 3D MAGiC, Three-dimensional magnetization textures: Discovery and control on the nanoscale (Prof. Dr. Mathias Kläui), JGU as partner
  • ERC SynG: SEACHANGE, Quantifying the impact of major cultural transitions on marine ecosystem  (Prof. Dr. Bernd R. Schöne), JGU as partner
  • ERC POC: MultiRev, Multi-revolution non-volatile magnetic sensors (Prof. Dr. Mathias Kläui), JGU as coordinator
  • ERC POC: RadioClick, Noncanonical amino acid, labeling, radiomarker, site-specific, click chemistry, PET, tetrazine (Prof. Dr. Edward Anton Lemke), JGU as coordinator
  • ERC POC: SALTED, Salt Tectonics and Dynamics (Univ.-Prof. Dr. Boris Kaus), JGU as coordinator

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: ADMIRE, Adaptive multi-tier intelligent data manager for Exascale (Prof. Dr.-Ing. André Brinkmann) 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 2020, The strong interaction at the frontier of knowledge: fundamental research and applications’ - STRONG-2020 (Prof. Achim Denig), JGU as partner
  • INFRAINNOV-2020: AIDAinnova, Advancement and Innovation for Detectors at Accelerators (Prof. Dr. Lucia Masetti) 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 Third Party
  • NFRP-2018:ARIEL, Accelerator and Research reactor Infrastructures for Education and Learning (Dr. Klaus Eberhardt), JGU as partner
  • 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-2015: AML-VACCIN, Clinical development of a dendritic-cell vaccine therapy for acute myeloid leukaemia (Dr. Eva Maria Wagner), Universitätsmedizin as partner
  • NFRP-2016-2017 (Euratom Fission 2016-2017): MEDIRAD, Implications of Medical Low Dose Radiation Exposure (Prof. Peter Mildenberger), Universitätsmedizin as partner
  • Societal Challenge 1: DynaMORE, Dynamic MOdelling of REsilience (Prof. Raffael Kalisch), Universitätsmedizin as coordinator
  • Societal Challenge 1: BD4QoL, Big Data Models and Intelligent tools for Quality of Life monitorin Big Data Models and Intelligent tools for Quality of Life monitoring and participatory empowerment of head and neck cancer survivors (Prof. Prof. Dr. Susan Singer), Universitätsmedizin as partner
  • Societal Challenge 1: LiverScreen, Screening for liver fibrosis - population-based study across European countries (Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Peter R. Galle), Universitätsmedizin as partner
  • Societal Challenge 1: ONCORELIEF, A digital guardian angel enhancing cancer patient’s wellbeing and health status improvement following treatment (Prof. Dr. med. Markus Möhler),  Universitätsmedizin as partner
  • LEIT-NMBP-2017: InnovaConcrete, Innovative materials and techniques for the conservation of 20th century concrete-based cultural heritage (Prof. Werner EG Müller), Universitätsmedizin as partner
  • LEIT-NMBP-2017: nTRACK, Multimodal nanoparticles for structural and functional tracking of stem cell therapy on muscle regeneration (Prof. Volker Mailänder), Universitätsmedizin as partner
  • H2020-JTI-IMI2-2016: EQIPD, European Quality In Preclinical Data (Prof. Martin Michel), Universitätsmedizin as partner
  • H2020-JTI-IMI2-2016: LITMUS, Liver Investigation: Testing Marker Utility in Steatohepatitis (Prof. Detlef Schuppan, Dr. Jörn Schattenberg), Universitätsmedizin 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), Universitätsmedizin as partner
  • Societal Challenge 1: FORTEe, Get strong to fight childhood cancer: an exercise intervention for children and adolescents undergoing anticancer treatment (Univ.-Prof. Dr. Jörg Faber), Universitätsmedizin as coordinator
  • Societal Challenge 1: PanCareSurPass, PanCare studies of the scale-up and implementation of the digital Survivorship Passport to improve peoplecentred care for childhood cancer survivors (Dr. Desiree Grabow), Universitätsmedizin as coordinator
  • Societal Challenge 1: SLEEP REVOLUTION, Revolution of sleep diagnostics and personalized health care based on digital diagnostics and therapeutics with health data integration (Prof. Dr. med. Haralampos Gouveris), Universitätsmedizin as partner

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 partner
  • Innovative 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 as partner
  • Innovative Training Network: LISA,  Laser Ionization and Spectroscopy of Actinide elements (Prof. Klaus Wendt), JGU as partner
  • Innovative Training Network: CARMEN, Communal Art - Reconceptualising Metrical Epigraphy Network (Univ.-Prof. Dr. Marietta Hoster) JGU as partner
  • Innovative Training Network: DoDyNet, Double Dynamics for design of new responsive polymer networks and gels (Prof. Dr. Sebastian Seiffert) JGU as partner
  • Innovative Training Network: INTENSE, INTENSE: particle physics experiments at the intensity frontier. A cooperative Europe - United States effort. (Prof. Dr. Niklaus Berger) JGU as partner
  • Individual Fellowswhip: ARTES, AntifeRromagnetic spin Transport and Switching (Prof. Dr. Mathias Kläui) JGU as coordinator
  • Individual Fellowship: Glueballs at BESIII, Search for the scalar glueball in a coupled channel amplitude analysis of J/psi decays with the BESIII experiment (Univ.-Prof. Dr. Achim Denig) JGU as coordinator
  • Individual Fellowship: NU 4 nu, NU 4 ν: nuclear ab initio methods for neutrino physics (Univ.-Prof. Dr. Sonia Bacca) JGU as coordinator
  • Individual Felllowship: TFNup, Molecular, Structural, and Functional Studies of Leukemia-Associated Transcription Factor-Nucleoporin Fusion Proteins (Prof. Dr. Edward A. Lemke) JGU as coordinator
  • Individual Fellowship: TMCKyrgyz, Turkic-Mongolian Language Contact: The Case of Kyrgyz (Prof. Dr. Julian Rentzsch) JGU as coordinator
  • 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 as coordinator
  • RISE Action: aMUSE, advanced Muon Campus in US and Europe contribution (Prof. Dr. Martin Fertl) JGU as partner
  • RISE Action: SPINSWITCH, Multifunctional Spin Crossover Materials (Dr. Vadim Ksenofontov) JGU as partner
  • 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 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
  • RISE Action: Fest, Future Experiments seek Smart Technologies (Prof. Frank Maas), JGU as partner
  • RISE Action: NLight,Novel Light Sources: Theory and Experiment (Dr. Werner Lauth), JGU as 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