FTZ West - Coastal Research Laboratory

The Kiel University CORELAB is a research and teaching institution founded to strengthen research in coastal areas. The laboratory is a unit of the Forschunngs- und Technologiezentrum Westküste/ Research and Technology Centre Westcoast, which is located in Büsum on the North Sea coast.

CORELAB specializes in geoscientific, engineering and environmental topics concerning coastal areas. Comprehensive contacts with other research centers, public administration, industrial corporations, consulting firms and other organisations of the public and private sector ensure that both its research and teaching are equally releant for current problems and future demands.