Prof. Wenzel retired from active services on September 30, 2016.
His current research interests focus on
Loss estimation of natural disaster events in the frame of the Center for Disaster Management and Risk Reduction Technology (CEDIM), the NGO Earthquakes and Megacities Initiative (EMI) and the start-up company risklayer.
Geothermal Energy Utilization supporting the Acatech project ‘Geothermal Technologies for Urban Areas’.
He is a member of the Heidelberg Academy of Sciences and Humanities since 2002.