Led by Dr. Guenther Reitz
The research program of the Radiation Biology Department deals with aerospace related topics on the effects of radiation on humans and the biosphere.
Critical Assessment of radiation risk in space and in civil aviation to contribute to efficient radiation protection measures.
The work is focused primarily on the study of the origin, distribution and evolution of life.
Development of cellular test systems capable to monitor the impact of space and environmental conditions on humans on a cellular and molecular level.