AWIPEV: Prof. Kai Bischof is coordinator of biological activities at the Franco-German AWIPEV research station on Spitsbergen. Together with his colleagues from AWI he is doing research on the biology of macro-algae ecosystems in Arctic Kongsfjord.
DFG-SPP Antarctic research: Is the hyperiid amphipod Themisto gaudichaudii poised to displace krill in the warming region of the Southern Ocean? 2015-2018, Havermans, Auel, Hagen with AWI
DFG: SEA–EELS: Sargasso Sea Ecosystem Assessment – European Eel Larval Studies, 2015, Hagen, Auel, Bischof, Friedrich with AWI and the Thünen Institute, Hamburg
BMBF – collaborative project: BIOACID I and II: The influence of ocean acidification on marine primary producers and fungi, 2009‐2015, Bischof, Reich with AWI, MPI and ZMT
BMBF– collaborative project: GENUS I and GENUS II: Geochemistry and Ecology of the Namibian Upwelling System, 2009-2015, Hagen, Auel with AWI, ZMT and the University of Hamburg, including capacity building program (coordination, Hagen)
EU—MARES: International Graduate School on the topic “Marine Ecosystem Health and Conservation”: joint research projects with AWI, MPI and numerous international partners.
EU—EMBC: EUROPA—European Universities & Research On board Polarstern in the Atlantic (ANT-XXIX/1, “Floating University”), 2012, Auel with AWI, MPI and EMBC—partner universities.