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Dr. Paul Harten © HZB


HZB strengthens its technology transfer

Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin wants to bring technologies to market faster together with industrial partners:

The Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin (HZB) wants to bring technologies to market faster together with industrial partners and use its expertise in materials and energy research to investigate questions from industry in joint...

Galliumoxid-Chip © FBH/


Gallium oxide power transistors with record values

Ferdinand-Braun-Institut achieves breakthrough in the field of energy-efficient power electronics:

Powerful electronic components are indispensable for future communications, for the digital transformation of society and for artificial intelligence applications. On a footprint as small as possible, they should offer low...

Präzisions-Messtisch © HZB


New imaging method developed at HZB

Tomoscopy provides insights into dynamic processes with over 200 3D X-ray images per second:

An international research team at the Swiss Light Source (SLS) has set a new tomography world record using a rotary sample table developed at the HZB. With 208 three-dimensional tomographic X-ray images per second, they were...

25th anniversary single molecule workshop, Picture: © PicoQuant


PicoQuant celebrates 25 years of Single Molecule Workshop

This years edition of the workshop hosts an impressive line-up of renowned speakers, including two Nobel prize laureates:

This year marks the 25th anniversary of PicoQuant’s annual workshop on “Single Molecule Spectroscopy and Super-resolution Microscopy in the Life Sciences”. The celebratory event, taking place in Berlin from September 3 to 6,...

Events / Dates

Wed 18 Sep

14.00 MBI Colloquium: Frequency combs for sensible sensing Max-Born-Straße 2A, 12489 Berlin
Max Born Hall

Wed 25 Sep

14.00 MBI Colloquium: Imaging molecules with photo electrons Max-Born-Straße 2A, 12489 Berlin
Max Born Hall

Mon 28 Oct Wed 30 Oct

8. MikroSystemTechnik Kongress Sonnenallee 225, 12057 Berlin
Estrel Berlin – Hotel & Congress Center

Mon 28 Oct Tue 29 Oct

Russian-German Workshop 2019 Albert-Einstein-Straße 15, 12489 Berlin

Mon 04 Nov Thu 07 Nov

17th European Short Course on Time-resolved Fluorescence Spectroscopy Max-Born-Straße 2A, 12489 Berlin

Wed 13 Nov

12.30 - 18.30 Workshop: Machine learning in optical analytics Albert-Einstein-Straße 15, 12489 Berlin

Thu 28 Nov Fri 29 Nov

PRORA: 10. Fachtagung Prozessnahe Röntgenanalytik Richard-Willstätter-Straße 11, 12489 Berlin
Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und -prüfung

Wed 04 Dec Fri 06 Dec

Joint BER II and BESSY II User Meeting Albert-Einstein-Straße 15 / Rudower Chaussee 17, 12489 Berlin