Since 2020, when funding by the German Research Foundation (DFG) began, “El Rum Oasis Project” is the third sub-project of the research of Münster University in the Wadi Abu Dom. Large-scale excavations as well as landscape archaeological investigations are planned. The project started with excavations at Umm Ruweim.
The excavations at El Tuweina, the second sub-project of the research activities of Münster University at the Wadi Abu Dom, investigated an elite settlement in the central Bayuda.
The survey “Wadi Abu Dom Itinerary” was the first sub-project of the reserarch activities of Münster University in the Bayuda desert.