Research for a Changing World

Our aim is the preservation of a world worth living in. To this end, we generate knowledge and research new technologies for more resilience and sustainability—for the benefit of the climate, the coasts and the people.

Our Mission

Hamburg Climate Futures Outlook 2023

Hamburg Climate Futures Outlook 2023 released

Several Hereon researchers are contributing as co-authors and reviewers

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Turbulenzen im Ozean

Jeff Carpenter receives prestigious ERC Consolidator Grant

Hereon researcher gets over two million euros for storm research

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Steel cutting for Coriolis

Cutting out the first steel plate marks the beginning of construction of the new research vessel

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Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht – Centre for Materials and Coastal Research GmbH has been renamed Helmholtz-Zentrum hereon GmbH. With this new name and new logo, the research center is expressing its current mission and the organizational structure with its sites and field locations.

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Entwicklungsingenieurin (m/w/d) für prozesstechnische Anlagen und Laborinfrastruktur

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Das Institut für Wasserstofftechnologie untersucht und entwickelt Materialien und Systeme zur ...

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Helmholtz Association

The Helmholtz-Zentrum Hereon is a member of the Helmholtz Association.

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Climate Service Center (GERICS)

Practical preparation of knowledge in climate research.

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Audit Job and Family

The Hereon has been honoured every three years since 2008 for its family-friendly policies.

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European projects

Pan-European and European- funded projects in which the Helmholtz-Zentrum Hereon is involved.