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Structure of the DFG Head Office

As of: April 9, 2019

Scientific Instrumentation and Information Technology

belongs to Coordinated Programmes and Infrastructure

Head: Janssen, Johannes Dr.
Deputy: Renner, Christian Dr.


Tasks and Responsibilities

Cross-functional Tasks

Policy Issues on Major Research Instrumentation (in DFG and State Programmes, in Research Facilities and in Large-Scale Equipment Initiatives) Janssen, Johannes Dr.


Agricultural and Forestry Equipment Lagier, Horst Dr.
Angiography Systems Lagier, Horst Dr.
Antenna, Measurement and Networktechnology Tieftrunk, Achim Dr.
Atom and Molecule Beamlines Royeck, Michael Dr.
Atomic Force and Scanning Tunneling Microscopes Renner, Christian Dr.
Audio and Video Technology, Acustics Tieftrunk, Achim Dr.
Bioanalytical Instrumentation Merdes, Gunter Dr.
Bioreactors Merdes, Gunter Dr.
CAD, CAM and CAx Systems Mürtz, Manfred Dr.
Cameras and Spectrometers Tieftrunk, Achim Dr.
CAVE and VR Systems Mürtz, Manfred Dr.
Climate Chambers Merdes, Gunter Dr.
Computer Graphics Mürtz, Manfred Dr.
Data Processing Systems for University Clinics Merdes, Gunter Dr.
DNA Sequencing Merdes, Gunter Dr.
Electrical Energy and Communications Technology Tieftrunk, Achim Dr.
Electron Microscopes in Materials Scienc Merdes, Gunter Dr.
Electron Microscopes in the Life Sciences Merdes, Gunter Dr.
Engine and Transmission Test Benches Lagier, Horst Dr.
Flow Cytometry Merdes, Gunter Dr.
Forming Tools Royeck, Michael Dr.
Gene Typing (DNA Array Systems and Mass Spectrometry) Merdes, Gunter Dr.
Geophysical Measurement Instrumentation Lagier, Horst Dr.
Infrared Spectroscopy Mürtz, Manfred Dr.
Integrated Manufacturing Systems Mürtz, Manfred Dr.
IT Infrastructure Janssen, Johannes Dr.
IT Systems for Computer Centres Janssen, Johannes Dr.
Lasers Mürtz, Manfred Dr.
Machine Tools Lagier, Horst Dr.
Magnetism Renner, Christian Dr.
Mass Spectrometers (excluding the Geosciences) Mürtz, Manfred Dr.
Mass Spectrometry (Geosciences) Merdes, Gunter Dr.
Materials Testing Mürtz, Manfred Dr.
Medical Imaging Renner, Christian Dr.
Medical Section Diagram Instruments (CT, MRT, US) Lagier, Horst Dr.
Medical Sonography Equipment Merdes, Gunter Dr.
Microprobes Merdes, Gunter Dr.
Microscopy and Imaging Systems Royeck, Michael Dr.
Tieftrunk, Achim Dr.
Monitoring and Patient Data Management Systems Tieftrunk, Achim Dr.
Musical Instruments Lagier, Horst Dr.
NMR-/EPR-Spectrometer Renner, Christian Dr.
Nuclear Physics Renner, Christian Dr.
Optical Spectroskopy Mürtz, Manfred Dr.
Photoelectron Spectrometers Renner, Christian Dr.
Radiological Diagnostics Lagier, Horst Dr.
Robotics and Systems Technology Mürtz, Manfred Dr.
Specialised Chemical Measurement Technology Merdes, Gunter Dr.
Specialised Data Processing Systems in Clinical Chemistry Merdes, Gunter Dr.
Specialised Data Processing Systems in Radiology Lagier, Horst Dr.
Specialised IT Systems for Physics Renner, Christian Dr.
Telescopes Tieftrunk, Achim Dr.
Thermal and Cooling Instrumentation Renner, Christian Dr.
Thermal and Geometrical Measurement Instrumentation Merdes, Gunter Dr.
Vacuum Technology Royeck, Michael Dr.
Vehicles, Materials Handling Technology Lagier, Horst Dr.
X-Ray Diffractometers Janssen, Johannes Dr.

Purchasing of Scientific Instrumentation

Leitung des Teams III-WGI-1 "Zentrale Beschaffungstelle" Breuer, Ute