Media Contributions and Coverage
Suddeutsche Zeitung, Die Zeit, Die Welt, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Science,Nature, New Scientist, Bayerische Rundfunk, ZDF, ProSieben, Nordbayerischer Kurier, Münchner Merkur, National Geographic, Verein Deutsche Ingenieure Zeitung, Bayern 2, Kanal 1, Bild der Wissenschaft, Rhein-Zeitung, Bayern 1 Rundfunk, ZDFHumboldt´s Erben, Spektrum der Wissenschaft, etc.
I have given about 150 invited lectures at international and national scientific meetings as well as about 50 public lectures.
Invited lectures at California Institute of Technology, Stanford University, University College London, Harvard University, University of British Columbia, University of Rome, University of Mainz, University of Orléans, University of Stockholm, University of Bristol, Cambridge University, Oxford University, University of Southern California, University of Tokyo, Geophysical Laboratory – Carnegie Instutiton, Leeds University, University of Liverpool, University of Perugia, University of St. Andrews, Ecole Normale Superieure Lyon, University of Hannover, University of Göttingen, Australian National University, University of Sao Paulo.
During my term as Secretary-General of the European Research Council I have participated in numerous information and media events on research funding including a 100-institute ERC Global Campaign.