Public Events, Outcomes and Publications


RESPONSE Outreach activities include a wide range of target-actions aiming to transfer and discuss research outcomes with different parts of society.

• Public Events, Upcoming




Citizen Consensus Conference 2023

to be announced


• Public Events, Past



Citizen Consensus Conference 2022

"Sustainable Energy System - Who Will Lead the Way?"

hosted by the Energy Science Center Zurich ESC, GreenBuzz & Siemens 

PhD students of the Response Doctoral Programme represent their research in discussion with the public. 

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16 June 2022

Citizen Consensus Conference

"The Need for Climate Resilient Food Systems"

hosted by Dr. Martijn Sonnevelt WFSC & GreenBuzz

7 PhD students of the Response Doctoral Programme represented their research in 4 minutes flash light talks and took the questions of the public. 

Can plants switch on and off genes to rapidly adapt to a changing climate?- Fei, Danli; Denic, Dusan

What tools do plant breeders have to improve the resilience of crops? - Jung, Katharin; Gonzales, Reah; Liang, Yuanyuan

2 June 




• Web articles and Reports


Bessie Noll - Energy Blog Link (March 2021)

Bessie Noll, Tonja Iten, Fabian Lüscher (2021). A synthesized analysis of the state of the "advanced" US nuclear industry. Schweizerische Energiestiftung: Link


Eivind Berstad, Todd Allyn Flach, Linda Frattini, Ana Šerdoner, Lina Strandvåg, Nagell Michał Wendołowski (2021). Current state of CCS technologies and the EU policy framework. With contributions of Justus Andreas, Reinout Debergh, Mark Preston Aragonès. Link

• Publications


Bessie Noll, Santiago del Val, Tobias S. Schmidt, Bjarne Steffen (2022). Analyzing the competitiveness of low-carbon drive-technologies in road-freight: A total cost of ownership analysis in Europe, Applied Energy,Volume 306, Part B,


• Blogs and Media Releases


Response Doctoral Programme: Summary from RESPONSE thematic event: Sustainable Energy System - Who will lead the way? (24.06.2022) Link

Response Doctoral Programme: Could “advanced” nuclear technologies support low-carbon energy strategies? (10.06.2022) Link

Response Doctoral Programme: European Policy for CCS networks. (10.06.2022) Link

• RESPONSE Proceedings

Response Summer School «Responsible Research, Innovation and Transformation in Food, Plant and Energy Sciences» Learning Journey and Reflection. Melanie Paschke (ed.). Zurich-Basel Plant Science Center, 2021. With contributions by: Manuel Belanche Guadas, Linda Brodnicke, Dusan Denic, Danli Fei, Linda Frattini, Laurent Giguère, Reah Gonzales, Monika Katarzyna Goralczyk, Katharina Jung, Xeniya Kim, Simon Landauer, Yuanyuan Liang, Alberto Linares Quiros, Simone Markoff, Bessie Noll, Dabwiso Sakala, Fei Wu, and Francesca Zuffa

• Patents

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• Awards

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