Research Areas

  • Dealing with nonknowledge in environmental management and technology development.
  • Framing and role of publics in technology development.
  • Governing technology development in the context of exploitation of primary and secondary repositories (economically strategic mineral resources).
  • Geothermal energy – technological development and experimental practices within a new field of energy use

Research Projects

For current research projects, please view the German version of this webpage.


GORmin - Governance Options for acceptable primary and secondary Scarce-Resource mining in Germany (2015 - 2020)