The Mine Water Research Center forms a platform for various projects dealing with mine water.


Current Projects


Proposed projects

  • BMBF Joint Research Projekt "Hybrid Lithium Extraction"

  • BMBF Joint Research Project "Reactive Pore Space"

  • Marie Curie Initial Training Network (ITN) - Seventh Framework Programm of the European Comission

  • DFG Research Unit "Uranium in aquatic systems"

  • 3EPP (Production of Phosphate Fertilizer - Environment, Economics, Energy)

  • DFG Graduiertenkolleg "Mining and Water"

  • Structured Doctoral Programme "Mine Water"

  • DAAD Summer School 2011: "Mine Water: sampling, chemical analytics, sensors, treatment, modeling"

Former projects

  • BMBF Joint Research Project CDEAL - "Carbon dioxide elimination by using acid mine lakes and calcium oxide suspensions"
  • COSAGS (Reduzierung von CO2-Emissionen und die Behandlung von sauren Grubenwässern in Sachsen)
  • European Project ERMITE - "Environmental Regulation of Mine Waters in the European Union"
  • European Project PIRAMID Passive In-situ Remediation of Acidic Mine / Industrial Drainage