Frequency ranges


The internet information platform EMF-Portal of the RWTH Aachen University summarizes systematically scientific research data on the effects of electromagnetic fields (EMF). All information is made available in both English and German. The core of the EMF-Portal is an extensive literature database with an inventory of 41,322 publications and 7,012 summaries of individual scientific studies on the effects of electromagnetic fields.

The EMF-Portal is a project of the femu working group of the Institute for Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine of the Uniklinik RWTH Aachen University.

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EMF-Portal in Science

  • Askaripour K et al. (2024): A systematic review on cellular responses of Escherichia coli to nonthermal electromagnetic irradiation…

    “... a search strategy was developed using specific search terms to locate relevant studies on Web of Knowledge, PubMed, and EMF-Portal databases.”
  • Röösli M et al. (2024): The effects of radiofrequency electromagnetic fields exposure on tinnitus, migraine and non-specific symptoms in the general and working population: a…

    “We have also consulted the EMF-Portal, a dedicated database of the scientific literature on the health effects of exposure to electromagnetic fields ...”
  • Cordelli E et al. (2023): Effects of Radiofrequency Electromagnetic Field (RF-EMF) exposure on pregnancy and birth outcomes: A systematic review of experimental studies on non-human mammals…

    “PubMed (, Scopus ( and EMF Portal (, a database maintained by the RWTH Aachen University, Germany, specifically focused on EMF effects ... We searched the EMF Portal database selecting pre-defined domains for topics, frequency ranges and time span among the options, and combining appropriate key words chosen from those listed in the Glossary ...”
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