The database systems group is involved in various multi-disciplinary research acitivites not only with researchers in Computer Science but also researchers in environmental and atmospheric sciences, ecology, climatology, remote-sensing, geology, physics and cosmology, bioinformatics, and many other disciplines. The (former) projects below give a good overview of what type of fundamental and cutting-edge research our group is doing and how data management and database models, techniques, and architectures are applied in respective project areas.