Research efforts

Discover how we implement our research in society.

Natural capital

Remote sensingInnovative, evidence-based and user-driven approaches to better map, understand, manage and value the world’s natural capital.



Plant productionResearch on plants and animals, sustainable production systems and enabling technologies to innovate agriculture.


Environmental science and technology

WaterInterdisciplinary engineering for the protection of the environment.



Data visualisation

Multidisciplinary engineering support of the entire data-to-decision cycle for science, industry and society.


Green chemistry


Green Chemistry and the use of renewable resources for non-food applications focusses on the design, the study and the development of production processes to reduce the ecological and materials use footprint of the process.


Food, feed, health


Research of the complete food chain, from feed over to food to the impact of food on human health.