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  Karlsruhe - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Karlsruhe (population 275,049 in December 2005) is a city in the south west of Germany, in the Bundesland Baden-Württemberg, located near the French-German border.
Karlsruhe is well known in transport circles around the world for pioneering the concept of operating trams on train tracks (tram-trains), to achieve a more effective and attractive public transport system.
Karlsruhe is the seat of the German Federal Constitutional Court (Bundesverfassungsgericht) and the highest Court of Appeals in civil and criminal cases, the Bundesgerichtshof.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Karlsruhe   (1571 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - Karlsruhe, Germany (German Political Geography) - Encyclopedia
Karlsruhe was founded in 1715 by Karl Wilhelm, margrave of Baden-Durlach, to replace nearby Durlach (incorporated into Karlsruhe in 1938) as the margravial residence.
The old part of Karlsruhe, badly damaged in World War II, was laid out as a vast semicircle with the streets converging radially upon the ducal palace (1752–85; restored after 1945).
The city has a university (founded as a technical academy in 1825), a school of fine arts, a school of music, a center for atomic research, well-known theaters and art galleries, and a large conference center, the Schwarzwaldhalle (1953–54).
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/K/Karlsruh.html   (303 words)

  
 Milestones in Karlsruhe's history
The margrave Karl Wilhelm of Baden-Durlach founds the city of Karlsruhe by laying the foundation stone of his new castle in the Hardt Forest.
Karlsruhe becomes the capital and court of the grand duchy of Baden established by Napoleon.
The "Karlsruhe Treaty" signed by the foreign ministers of Germany, France, Luxembourg and Switzerland in the city concert hall is widely perceived as a milestone in the history of cross-border cooperation at local level.
www.karlsruhe.de /Stadtraum/Faecher/daten.en.htm   (886 words)

  
 Karlsruhe - Wikitravel
Karlsruhe is located on the Rhine, close to the French border.
The Rhine valley, where Karlsruhe is located, is the warmest part of Germany because it is only about 115 m above sea level and there are mountains in the east (fl forest) and west (vogesen).
Karlsruhe is home to the two highest federal courts of Germany, the Bundesverfassungsgericht (Federal constitutional court) and the Bundesgerichtshof (Supreme federal court).
wikitravel.org /en/Karlsruhe   (1052 words)

  
 Trams, Trains and More - "Modelling" Karlsruhe 1.
Karlsruhe it is, which is known about a modell, an example of an interesting system of transport: a rail system linking together the city tramway lines and the interurban railway tracks.
To interconnect the other settlements around Karlsruhe into the network, it was neccessary to make special kinds of tramcars which are able to use the overhead wiring of the railways.
Karlsruhe was also interested in these modern Stadtbahn cars which were spreading through Germany in the 70's and 80's, when they purchased new cars in addition to the old, rounded face DÜWAG and DÜWAG-licence cars: they have bought six-axle, two-section articulated, one directional cars since 1983.
batia.infopace.net /ekarlsruhe.htm   (1758 words)

  
 Universität Karlsruhe - International Department -Events; FAQ
Karlsruhe is situated in the south-west of Germany, a large city with 275,00 inhabitants.
Karlsruhe is close to both the French and Swiss borders, giving students the chance to visit cities outside of Germany, such as Strasbourg.
Karlsruhe is a vibrant University city, with a wealth of museums and other attractions.
www.id.uni-karlsruhe.de /seite_216.php   (1854 words)

  
 Railway Technology - Karlsruhe Light/Heavy Rail Track-sharing System operated by VCK - Germany
The German city of Karlsruhe was the first in Europe to investigate the possibility of track-sharing for light and heavy rail vehicles.
Karlsruhe's new modern tramway system has been built at relatively low cost, and with little disruption for civil engineering works.
The second section of Stadtbahn from Karlsruhe to use DB passenger tracks runs to Worth, where the town council unanimously approved an extension of the line along the model of the Bretten example.
www.railway-technology.com /projects/karlsruhe   (1000 words)

  
 Karlsruhe on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The old part of Karlsruhe, badly damaged in World War II, was laid out as a vast semicircle with the streets converging radially upon the ducal palace (1752-85; restored after 1945).
Karlsruhe, German youth panel showing they are against the NPD movement, being heckled by pro Nazi supporters.
Edmund Stoiber à Karlsruhe le 17 septembre Plutôt critiques sur le bilan européen de Gerhard Schroeder et inquiets de ses.
encyclopedia.infonautics.com /html/K/Karlsruh.asp   (1154 words)

  
 SMS Karlsruhe
The Konisberg II Class light cruiser Karlsruhe was built at Wilhelmshaven by Laiserliches Werft in 1916.
Karlsruhe carried eight 5.9 inch guns set in single turrets, two at the bow, two set one at either side of the bridge facing forward.
Latterly she formed part of the German World War I High Seas Fleet that was taken into internment by the Allies as a condition of the Armistice that halted the hostilities in November 1918.
www.shipwrecksofscotland.com /sms_karlsruhe.htm   (233 words)

  
 Baden-Wuerttemberg / Oregon EXCHANGE: Karlsruhe   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Unlike most German universities, Karlsruhe is a campus university, centrally located next to the castle grounds at the heart of the city.
Moreover, the city of Karlsruhe is located on the northern edge of the Black Forest and about 10 miles from the French border.
Surrounding Karlsruhe are many fascinating areas, which offer a wide range of possibilities for sightseeing and hiking.
studyabroad.uoregon.edu /europe/germany/karlsruhe/welcome.php   (223 words)

  
 Karlsruhe
KARLSRUHE - 535 aircraft, 369 Lancasters, 154 Halifaxes, 12 Mosquitoes.
The marking and bombing were accurate and severe damage was caused, particularly in the southern and western districts of the city.
Among the industrial buildings destroyed were the important Durlacher machine-tool factory, the main Protestant church and the concert hall.
home.st.net.au /~dunn/bomb07.htm   (71 words)

  
 Karlsruhr   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Karlsruhe was completed in January 1916 at Wilhelmshaven.
The Karlsruhe saw a little action around the Baltic islands in 1917 and did some minelaying and guard duty in 1918.
The Karlsruhe is the shallowest of the High Seas Fleet.
atschool.eduweb.co.uk /jralston/rk/scapa/wrecks/karlsr.html   (184 words)

  
 Universität Karlsruhe (TH) - Department of Mechanical Engineering
The field of mechanical engineering is constantly undergoing changes — a fact that is due mainly to enormous progress in the fields of electronics, computer science, and material sciences as well as to significant modifications in the methods used for planning, design, and construction.
Research and teaching at the Karlsruhe Department of Mechanical Engineering focus on energy and environmental technology, vehicle and powertrain technology, material sciences and material technology, product development and design, production technology as well as on mechatronics and microsystem technology.
A special feature of the Karlsruhe department is its emphasis on basic research and method development.
www.uni-karlsruhe.de /info/en/514.php   (127 words)

  
 IME Graduate School - University of Karlsruhe
Karlsruhe, with its population of 280,000 and set on the plains of the Rhine river between the Black Forest, the Vosges and the Palatinate hills, is a city justifiably described as a "stronghold of creative thought with added savoir vivre".
The Pyramid, located on the marketplace and Karlsruhe's most famous landmark, is right at the heart of the city.
Karlsruhe is not only surrounded by fabulous forests, enchanting water meadows and sunlit plains, but other towns and communities that are well worth a visit, too.
www.ime.uni-karlsruhe.de /DesktopDefault.aspx?tabID=237   (304 words)

  
 FIZ Karlsruhe (Dept. Berlin) Home Page
Fachinformationszentrum (FIZ) Karlsruhe is a non-profit organization set up to provide information and information services for academic and industrial research & development, as well as for business and administration.
This database is edited by the European Mathematical Society, FIZ Karlsruhe, Heidelberger Akademie der Wissenschaften.
Edited by FIZ Karlsruhe, Center of Didactics of the University of Karlsruhe.
www.zblmath.fiz-karlsruhe.de   (119 words)

  
 USAREUR - Cities - Karlsruhe
Phillips Barracks, formerly known as the Mackensen Kaserne, was one of the four kasernes built (in Karlsruhe) shortly before the outbreak of World War II to accommodate the ever increasing military might of the Third Reich.
One of Karlsruhe's oldest kasernes, the former Grenadier Kaserne, is now occupied by a French Field Artillery battalion.
The sub-community includes 5.2 square kilometers of land area, miles of roads, a major train depot, the only fire department in the Karlsruhe Military Community and 160 structures including everything from schools to a movie theater plus several warehouses, each of which is large enough for three football games to be played simultaneously.
www.usarmygermany.com /USAREUR_City_Karlsruhe.htm   (2689 words)

  
 Karlsruhe
The city of Karlsruhe is the place for you.
Karlsruhe lies in the heart of Europe, at the foot of the Black Forest and next to the Rhine River.
If you’re driving, Karlsruhe is well-connected to major Autobahn routes that can take you for day trips to the nearby cities of Heidelberg and Freiburg, or a relaxing tour through the Black Forest or along the Rhine River’s vineyards.
www.spotlightgermany.com /articles/karlsruhe.htm   (540 words)

  
 Welcome to the Best Western Queens Hotel Karlsruhe   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Karlsruhe, the lovable residency, founded in the year 1715, offers a multitude of buildings in classicistical style and a great deal of greenery in which to relax.
It does not matter whether you are a business traveller or a private person, Karlsruhe is always well worth a visit.
You will find us in a peaceful location in the city centre, directly at the Congress and Exhibition Centre and only a few minutes on foot away from the station.
www.best-western-queens-hotel-karlsruhe.com /20_00_00_00_en.php3   (216 words)

  
 Renaissance Karlsruhe Hotel: Fine dining and stylish décor in Karlsruhe   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Renaissance Karlsruhe Hotel is located in the very heart of a green city with an exceptional combination of economy, culture and science.
Karlsruhe offers sights like the ZKM, the Baroque Castle, the Botanic Garden and the Zoo with its exceptional polar bear preserve.
The "Renaissance Karlsruhe Hotel" is the perfect place for your business, leisure or meeting needs.
marriott.com /property/propertypage/strrn   (304 words)

  
 Hotels in Karlsruhe
Modern hotel situated in Karlsruhe on the northern edge of the Black Forest, 25 kilometres from Baden Baden.
The modern hotel is situated north of Karlsruhe in Neureut, six kilometers from Karlsruhe town center.
The Hotel Rio is only a few meters away from the Flanier Mile of Karlsruhe and the Kaiserstrasse, yet located in quiet side street.
www.expedia.co.uk /daily/hotels/Germany/Karlsruhe.asp   (510 words)

  
 Karlsruhe hotels and accommodation, hotel reservations in Baden - Wurttemberg, by All-Hotels(tm)
Located near the Basel-Frankfurt and Munich motorways, Karlsruhe is the perfect place for visitors interested in culture.
Due to its superb location it is only a short walk away to the Ludwigsplatz which is a famous square for the locals to go out with...
Karlsruhe, the lovable residency, founded in the year 1715, offers a multitude of buildings in classicistical style and a great...
www.all-hotels.com /europe/germany/baden_-_wurttemberg/karlsruhe_e1.htm   (472 words)

  
 KIV Home Page at the University of Karlsruhe   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Currently, branches of KIV are located at Karlsruhe (this page), Saarbrücken, and Augsburg.
Reif and his group) remain applicable and useful, while modularization techniques for evolving algebras have still to be developed.
This research is done together with the 3TAP team at Karlsruhe and with KIV Augsburg.
i11www.iti.uni-karlsruhe.de /~kiv/KIV-KA.html   (1386 words)

  
 Supercomputer Inauguration Colloquium at Research Centre Karlsruhe
Karlsruhe 03 April 2001 The opening of the new supercomputers at Research Centre Karlsruhe, a Fujitsu Siemens Computers vector computer VPP5000 with 8 processors and a workstation cluster hpcLine with 32 Intel processors, was accompanied by a ceremonial scientific colloquium.
A very specific element in Karlsruhe is the virtual Computer Centre.
Peter Fritz, member of the Board of Directors of Research Centre Karlsruhe (FZK), mentioned that the VPP5000 will be integrated in the Virtual Computer Centre Karlsruhe, which was founded in March 1996.
www.hoise.com /primeur/01/articles/weekly/UH-PR-05-01-1.html   (740 words)

  
 American German Business Club e.V. Germany   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The AGBC Karlsruhe wishes to thank all persons involved in the preparation of this event, as well as the attendees, and the kind support from Brenner's Park-Hotel & Spa.
Horst Kreuter, CEO of HotRock, Inc. in Karlsruhe was our guest speaker at the AGBC Karlsruhe luncheon at 12 p.m., on September 10 at the Technology Park.
Michael Weber from the law firm Hofmann and Schoepfle in Karlsruhe was our guest speaker at the AGBC Karlsruhe luncheon at 12 p.m., on December 5.
www.agbc.de /html/chapters/chapter.php?place=karlsruhe   (1677 words)

  
 Search results - info-reisepreisvergleich.de
The first class Congress hotel Santo is situated in the heart of the city directly at the proximity to ZKM, the main station, the congress centre, the city centre and the European resounds.
Mention Karlsruhe and people automatically think of the Federal Supreme Court.
The Ringhotel Residenz in Karlsruhe, a business- and conference hotel, provides an individual personal atmosphere, which is emphasized by the attentive, professional and friendly staff.
www.bookings.net /searchresults.html?aid=303213;city=-1803994;radius=5;chaincode=;hotelcode=   (309 words)

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