Bad Honnef 2022

Bad Honnef 2022

The first TRANSENS Summer School is held from 19th. to of August 2022. It will be hosted by the Physikzentrum Bad Honnef of the German Physical Society. The historical venue lies in the so called 'Rhineland Nizza' surrounded by the river Rhein and the Siebengebirge mountains. It offers great accomodation to up to 99 participants and an excellent overall infrastructure for a successfull and enjoyable Summer School.


The Title of this years' Summer School is: “Transdisciplinary research for nuclear waste disposal: science meets society”. It is focussing on the involvement of the public and the transdisciplinary approach in the field of radioactive waste disposal.

The summer school will be an international event. All lectures will exclusively be held in English. Attending lecturers include:


Jochen Ahlswede, BASE

Pius Krütli, ETH Zürich

Werner Rühm, HZM / NBG

Barbara Reichert, ESK

Anne Bergmans, Uni Antwerpen

Markku Lehtonen,  UPF Barcelona

Harald Schaub, Uni Bamberg

Vesa Lakaniemi, Eurajoki

Thomas Flüeler, ETH Zürich

Daniel Lübbert, PFE

Oliver Sträter, Uni Kassel

Jacob Spangenberg, Osthammar
Anna Friedl, Uni München

Christian Pohl, ETH Zürich

Rebecca Tadesse, NEA OECD

Ursula Nestle, SSK
Ferdiana Hoti, SCK CEN

Klaus-Jürgen Röhlig, TU Clausthal

Clemens Walther, Uni Hannover

Ortwin Renn, IASS
Steffen Kanitz, BGE

Monika Müller, Loccum Academy

Simon Maurer, Safety Expert (Aviation and other industries)



A detailed agenda of the summer school can be found here.

A flyer containing additional information can be accessed here.



The registration for the Summer School is now open. For students (Bachelor, Master, PHD) the project TRANSENS will cover the costs for conference fee and accomodation in a twin room.

For non-students accomodation is not covered by the project and will be charged at the summer school desk. Prices for full accomodation (including breakfast, lunch and dinner) in the summer school venue are:

Single room: 99 €/night

Twin room: 79 €/night


You want to participate?

Register here.



Prof. Dr. Clemens Walther

Institute of Radioecology and Radiation Protection
Leibniz University Hannover
Herrenhäuser Str. 2
30419 Hannover, Germany

Prof. Dr. Klaus-Jürgen Röhlig

Clausthal University of Technology
Institute of Disposal Research
Adolph-Roemer-Straße 2A
38678 Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Germany


Dr. Pius Krütli

ETH Zurich
Universitätstrasse 16
8092 Zürich, Switzerland



You have further questions about the event? You are welcome to send them to the scientific secretary of the Summer School via: