Dr. Thomas Nehls

Institution: Technische Universitaet Berlin, Germany
Position: head of soil physics lab, lecturer
Profession: Dr. rer.nat., Dipl. Geoökologe, Soil Science and Hydrology
Country: Germany


Gerneral research interest:

  • nature and relevance of urban soils and its technogenic substrates
  • urban waters

COST UAE research interest:

  • constructed soils for a sustainable small scale urban agriculture (private initiatives)
  • urban green especially: vertical urban agriculture, vertical green, facade greening
  • value and relevance of patches of private urban green for human well being in urban areas
  • availability of urban waters (quality and quantity) for urban agriculture