University of Applied Sciences, Prof. Dr. Manfred Koehler and his team
Research and case studies about Green infrastructure:
Since 2021, also visiting professor at Warsaw University of Life Sciences. Topic Green infrastructure, funded by the EU Social Fund.
– Green facades/Living walls /vertical green systems (Biodiversity, urban heat island effects),
– Indoor greening,
– PV-technologies, rain water management.
What can we do for you?
-Information about green building technology? Benefits of green infrastructure? Have a look: list of publications.
-Individual presentation/consultation? Please contact me: Koehler at hs-nb.de,
-International cooperation – great! Let us speak about the details.
Selected activities 2023
Handbuch „Bauwerksbegrünung“ 2. erheblich erweiterte Auflage, R. Müller Verlag, ist nun erhältlich. Der Subskriptionspreis gilt bis Ende Januar 2023. Details hier
Manfred Köhler received the Lifetime Achievement Award for his academic researches in Green infrastructure by Green Roofs for Healthy City, North America, October 2022.
-The world wide student competition „Home Base Earth“ ended successfully with a huge number of amazing solutions. Gratulation to all participants – we are going to distribute these results to social associations world wide. Thanks to all sponsors and team members, namely: Florian Betzler, Shilfa Jerome for lot of energy to bring this to such a success.
-Join the World Green Infrastructure Congress Berlin will held after a further postponing in 27.-29. June 2023 in Berlin.
Manfred Koehler’s membership: visit for more details:
–BUGG, (working groups and contact person to EFB and WGIN).
–EFB (European Federation of Green Roof Association)
–FLL (several guideline working groups)
–WGIN (President, since 2007 re-elected in June 2020)