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For legal purposes, the provider of this website is 

Forschungsverbund Berlin e.V. 
Rudower Chaussee 17
12489 Berlin
+49 30 6392-3331

Register of Associations

Forschungsverbund Berlin is entered in the Register of Associations of Amtsgericht Berlin-Charlottenburg (Berlin-Charlottenburg Local Court) under Register Number VR 12174 B.


Forschungsverbund Berlin e.V. is represented by the Managing Director Dr. Nicole Münnich together with Executive Board Spokesman and, in the event of transactions pertaining to a specific institute, with the Director of the institute concerned.

VAT ID number

The VAT ID number of Forschungsverbund Berlin e.V. is: DE 136785011.

Legal information about form of organisation

Forschungsverbund Berlin e.V. acts as an umbrella for seven scientifically independent institutes.

Legal information about liability

Forschungsverbund Berlin e.V. endeavours to provide accurate and up-to-date information on its website. Nonetheless, mistakes and inaccuracies cannot be fully ruled out. For this reason, Forschungsverbund Berlin e.V. shall assume no responsibility for the up-to-dateness, accuracy, completeness or quality of the information provided.

Forschungsverbund Berlin e.V. shall not be liable for damage of a tangible or intangible nature cause directly or indirectly by the use or non-use of the information presented, or by the use of erroneous or incomplete information, unless it can be proven that it acted deliberately or with gross negligence. The same applies to the software available for downloading free of charge.

Forschungsverbund Berlin e.V. reserves the right to change, amend or delete parts or the entirety of its internet content without prior notice or to suspend its publication temporarily or permanently.

Liability for “external content” that may arise from direct or indirect links to other providers shall only be applicable in the event of positive knowledge of illegal or criminal content. “External content” is marked accordingly. Forschungsverbund Berlin e.V. has no influence on “external content”, and shall not adopt such content as its own. Forschungsverbund Berlin e.V. has no positive knowledge of any illegal or offensive content on external providers’ linked pages. Should external providers’ linked pages contain illegal or offensive contents nonetheless, Forschungsverbund Berlin e.V. expressly disassociates itself from such content.

Legal information about copyright

The layout of the website, the graphics used and all other content are protected by copyright.

Responsible editors

The editors responsible for the website of Forschungsverbund Berlin e.V. within the meaning of the German Telemedia Act are Managing Director Dr. Nicole Münnich for non-scientific content and the Directors of the respective institutes for scientific content.

Corporate Design, Web Information Structure, User Navigation and Design

Thomas Bender / Weierstrass Institute for Applied Analysis and Stochastics (WIAS)

Technical Development and Implementation

Jo Meder / internetmanufaktur

Picture credits

Photos Header:
Verena Brandt (DE) / Stringfigures Series: Jacob’s Ladder (2022),

Photos Consortium Management:
Verena Brandt (DE), Portrait photos,

Caroline Furness (US) / String Figures and How to Make Them (1906), Public Domain

Button Icons:
Luca Burgio (IT) / Iconoir (2021), MIT-License,

Photo 404 Error Page: 
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Logos, Logo-Animations, TA-Icons and Diagrams:
Thomas Bender (2019-2022) / WIAS