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Provider Identification according to § 5 TMG (Tele Media Act) and § 55 RStV (German Interstate Treaty on Broadcasting)


The provider of this internet presence is the Helmholtz Centre Potsdam - GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences ("GFZ").


Helmholtz Centre Potsdam - GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences


14473 Potsdam

Phone: +49 331 288 0


Legal form

The Helmholtz Centre Potsdam - GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences is a Public Law Foundation. The GFZ is member of the Helmholtz-Gemeinschaft Deutscher Forschungszentren e.V. (Helmholtz Association of German Research Centres)

Authorized representatives

The GFZ is legally represented by Prof. Dr. Susanne Buiter (Chairperson of the Board and Scientific Executive Director) and Dr. Stefan Schwartze (Administrative Executive Director).

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VAT Identification Number according to § 27a VAT Tax Act: DE138407750

Editorial staff

Responsible editor for the contents of the "ProMUT" internet presence of GFZ with regard to media law is Dr. Grischa Beier.

Editorial contact

Research Institute For Sustainability - Helmholtz Centre Potsdam (RIFS)

Dr. Grischa Beier

Berliner Strasse 130

14467 Potsdam


Phone +49 331 28822-300

Fax +49 331 28822-310

Mail: info(at)

Web concept

Dr. Grischa Beier, Malte Reißig

Technical Realization, Screendesign and Support

Responsible for the technical implementation, screen design and support is Malte Reißig.


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GFZ controls and updates the available information on the GFZ websites at regular intervals. Despite all care, information, data or links may have changed in the meantime. Therefore GFZ is not liable or does not guarantee for the currentness, accuracy and completeness of the information provided.

The same applies to all other websites, which are referred to by hyperlink. GFZ shall not be responsible for the content of the websites that are reached as a result of such a connection. Instead the relevant provider is always responsible for the contents of the linked pages.

In establishing the initial link, GFZ has reviewed the relevant external content in order to determine that they were free of illegal content at the time of linking. If you detect errors in content or technology, please let us know.

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In addition, a download or printout is only permitted for the purpose of reporting on the "Junior Research Group ProMUT" at the "RIFS" and the "GFZ". For this purpose the materials provided under the following links and shall be exclusively used.

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