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Questions and Answers Relating to the Corona Virus

KIT is prepared and capable of acting. Updated FAQ: Cancelled Courses and Exams (As of March 26, 2020)

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Coronavirus / COVID-19: Event Cancellations at KIT

According to a decree of the state of Baden-Württemberg, no public meetings, conferences and other gatherings and events will take place initially until June15, 2020.

In der integrierten Versuchsanlage soll ein neuer Prozess zur Reduktion von CO2 in der Atmosphäre erprobt werden. (Foto: Moritz Leg)
From Greenhouse Gas to High-tech Raw Material

At KIT, a pilot plant for the conversion of CO2 from ambient air into solid carbon will be built.

Currently, Risklayer counts 32,024 cases of corona infections in Germany (as of March 24, 2020). (Picture: James Daniell, KIT/Risklayer)
Data Analysis: Spread of the Corona virus

KIT and Risklayer collect current data on the development of the corona pandemic.

Researchers cultivate plant cells in biochips to investigate the effect of different signalling substances on the cells. (Photo: Alexandra Wolf, KIT)
Plant Protection Without Poison

A transnational network coordinated by KIT investigates chemical signals between pathogens and plants.

Corona Pandemic: Effects of the Crisis

Armin Grunwald, expert for technology assessment, on the social and technical consequences of the crisis.

Geothermal Energy - Element for the Energy Turnaround

The Baden-Württemberg government wants to push the development of deep geothermal energy.

York Sure-Vetter (Photo: Amadeus Bramsiepe, KIT)
York Sure-Vetter of KIT Is Appointed Director of the NFDI

FIZ Karlsruhe and KIT are to establish the Directorate of the National Research Data Infrastructure (NFDI).

The experimental set-up: Aleppo pines were exposed to rising temperatures in highly technical plant chambers. (Photo: Plant Ecophysiology Lab, KIT)
Greenhouse Gas-induced Climate Change

Under extreme heat and drought, trees hardly benefit from an increased CO2 level.

Automated identification and inventory of energy systems using the example of photovoltaic systems. (Illustration:  Google Maps/greenventory)
Data for Optimized Energy Systems

greenventory startup offers data and software for utilities, grid operators, cities, and municipalities.

Start of Construction for the InformatiKOM

Klaus Tschira foundation to erect two institute buildings for Karlsruhe Institute of Technology