COVID-19 research at MCTS

During the past weeks and months, MCTS researchers have started and applied for projects related to COVID-19, and they have issued a number of statements and publications. We will further contribute to deepening the knowledge base on this critical matter!


Projects & Proposals

  • “Zur Rekonfiguration und Governance der Arbeitswelt infolge des Ausbruchs von SARS-CoV-2” [Reconfiguration and Governance of working environments as a consequence of SARS-CoV-2, preliminary title], DFG Call “zur fachübergreifenden Erforschung von Epidemien und Pandemien anlässlich des Ausbruchs von SARS-CoV-2”, in coop. with ISF Munich
  • BMBF Project “Gute Lösungen für die Zukunft nutzen – COVID-19 Lessons Learned” [Using Good Solutions for the Future – COVID-19 Lessons Learned], in coop. with TUM Chair of Ergonomics
  • 2 Proposals at VW Foundation Call “Corona Crisis and Beyond – Perspectives for Science, Scholarship and Society” (“Caught in A Loop? How Researchers Relate to and Communicate Knowledge Under Conditions of Great Scientific Uncertainty and High Public Attention” & “Sewage science beyond the crisis: Exploring scenarios for science, technology and society”)
  • Partial Project within DFG Research Group “Practicing Evidence – Evidencing Practice” (PEEP) under planning
  • Common Research Project with the School of Management Singapore regarding the rule of law in the COVID-19 crisis
  •  “Rapid Responsible Mobility Innovation for Cities in Times of Crisis: 8 Prototypes against COVID-19”, Proposal at EIT Urban Mobility COVID-19 Crisis Response Call


Publications & Statements


Other Activities

  • Legal consulting and evaluation / acceptance research of the QR-Code Projects (Corona-Tracking-Application) at the TUM Department of Informatics (Prof. Carle)
  • NSF Rapid Project “A Comparative Study of Expertise for Policy in the COVID-19 Pandemic” — MCTS participation based on MA-Thesis

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