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Boreal Light. Credit: Boreal Light


WINTURE amongst winners of Startup Bootcamp FoodTech 2017 in Rome

Adlershofs Boreal Light GmbH one of Germany's Top 30 Start Ups:

Boreal Light GmbH with its brand name WINTURE has been selected among the top 9 FoodTech startups in Rome in 2017. That opens the door for many investors to the company as well as finance opportunities and networks. ...

Foto: Leibniz-Institut für Kristallzüchtung


Dr. Kaspars Dadzis received international LIMTECH young scientist award

Researcher at IKZ is developing new methods for the growth of crystalline materials:

Dr. Kaspars Dadzis (Leibniz Institute for Crystal Growth) has received the LIMTECH Young Scientist Award 2017 for his work in the field of model experiments and numerical simulation in crystal growth. From 2002 to 2007, Mr....

Sicoya gewinnt Start Up Energy Transition Award. Bild: Deutsche Energie-Agentur GmbH (dena)


Sicoya wins ‘Start Up Energy Transition Award’

Innovative business ideas for the energy tradition rewarded:

The winners of the ‘Start Up Energy Transition Award’, presented by the Deutsche Energie-Agentur (dena) – the German Energy Agency – have now been confirmed. Six start-ups from France, Germany, India, Bangladesh and Nigeria...

Innovationspreis 2016. Bild: SENTECH


SENperc PV wins “Innovation Award 2016”

Measuring device is used for quality control for PERC cell manufacturing in the photovoltaic sector:

SENTECH is winner of the Innovation Award 2016 Berlin Brandenburg. The SENperc PV was honored as one of the five most innovative products of 2016. The SENperc PV is used for quality control for PERC cell back side...


Dr. Lorenzo Bianchi awarded with Carl-Ramsauer-Prize 2016

Dissertation des HU-Physikers trägt zur Vereinfachung störungstheoretischer Berechnungen in der Stringtheorie bei:

Dr. Lorenzo Bianchi, former member of the Emmy-Noether Junior Research group of Dr. Valentina Forini in the working group of Prof. Jan Plefka, who is a member of IRIS Adlershof, has been awarded the Carl-Ramsauer-Prize 2016...

Dr. Maria Richter. Foto: Leibniz-Gemeinschaft/David Ausserhofer


Dr. Maria Richter of the Max Born Institute receives the Promotion Prize 2016 of the Leibniz Association

At its annual meeting the Leibniz Association in Berlin awarded physicist Maria Richter for her outstanding doctoral thesis:

Dr. Maria Richter developed in her PhD thesis "Imaging and controlling electronic and nuclear dynamics in strong laser fields" new theoretical and practical methods to visualize the ultrafast response of atoms and molecules...

Nominierte für Innovationspreis Berlin Brandenburg. Foto: Innovationspreis Berlin Brandenburg


SENperc PV nominated for the “Innovation Award 2016”

SENTECH Instruments ist für das neue SENperc PV aus 120 Bewerbungen für den Innovationspreis 2016 Berlin Brandenburg nominiert worden:

SENTECH is very proud to announce that the new SENperc PV has been nominated for the Innovation Award 2016 Berlin Brandenburg. The innovative tool features quality control for PERC cell back side manufacturing in the...

Neysha Lobo Ploch © TU Berlin/PR/Anna Groh


Chorafas Prize awarded to Neysha Lobo Ploch

Dissertation zur Realisierung hocheffizienter UV-LEDs erneut gewürdigt:

Dr. Neysha Lobo Ploch has been awarded with the renowned Dimitri N. Chorafas Prize for her thesis entitled "chip designs for high efficiency III-nitride based ultraviolet light emitting diodes with enhanced light...

Falling Walls Venture 2016. Foto: Falling Walls Foundation


Vaxxilon named “Science Start-Up of the Year 2016”

Award in the “Falling Walls Venture” Science Competition:

Under the motto “Building bridges, transcending borders”, 23 start-up companies presented their research projects at the Falling Walls Venture science competition on 8 November in Berlin. The company nominated by Max Planck...

Preisträger Johannes Walter (GER),  Johann Lacava (CH), Jurypräsident Prof. Dr. D. Lerche (GER), Michel Vong (CH),  Preisträger Samuel J. Skinner (AUS) (v.l.n.r.). Bild: LUM GmbH


Australian and German Researchers awarded Young Scientist 2016

For the first time two awardees honoured for outstanding scientific results in Dispersion Analysis & Materials Testing:

One session of this year‘s International Workshop Dispersion Analysis and Materials Testing in Berlin was again dedicated to the Young Scientist Award (YSA) 2016. LUM GmbH traditionally awards this prize for outstanding...

Während der Jubiläumsfeier bedankt sich Rainer Erdmann, Geschäftsführer und einer Gründer der Firma PicoQuant bei Partnern, Kunden, Mitarbeitern und seiner Familie. Bild: PicoQuant


PicoQuant – Counting Photons since 20 Years

Company celebrates 20 years of excellence in time-resolved optical instrumentation:

In 1996, four young scientists and engineers set themselves the goal to develop optical instrumentation designed by scientists for scientists and thus founded the company PicoQuant.  Support from the Federal Ministry of...

Dr. Benjamin P. Fingerhut - Foto: MBI


Benjamin Fingerhut wins Robin Hochstrasser Young Investigator Award

Group Leader of the Junior Research Group “Biomolecular Dynamics” was honoured:

Dr. Benjamin Fingerhut, junior group leader at the Max Born Institute (MBI) receives the 2016 Robin Hochstrasser Young Investigator Award. The award is granted by an international scientific committee, consisting of members...

Red Dot Award


ISAS design wins a Red Dot Award

Corporate Design of the Research Institute awarded:

We have known it for a long time, but now we have it "in red and white", so to speak: Our ISAS Corporate Design is really special. That is why it has now won the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2016. We owe this...

SENTECH Senior Marketing Manager Dr. Bernd Gruska stellte die neue Messlösung vor. Bild: SENTECH


SENperc PV awarded at photovoltaic exhibition in China

SENTECH’s new metrology tool for solar cell production was one of the "Top 10 Highlights" at the SNEC PV Power Expo 2016:

SENTECH presented the new, innovative SENperc PV – a metrology tool for quality control in PERC solar cell manufacturing. Al2O3/SiNx layer stacks and single films for passivation of PERC solar cells are measured. The SENperc...

v.l.: Klaus Hirzel (Geschäftsführer Lufft), Alexa Schick-Hirzel (Marketing Lufft), Ranga Yogeshwar (Journalist, Moderator). Quellenhinweis: KD Busch/compamedia


Lufft joins Germany's innovation elite

Sensor manufacturer ranks among the top 100 companies:

For the twenty-third time, the TOP 100 - Germany’s most innovative small and medium-sized companies - are acclaimed. This year, G. Lufft Mess- und Regeltechnik GmbH belongs to this innovation elite. The Fellbach company...

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Bessel Prize for Prof. Dr. Gabriele Travaglini

45.000 EUR for research at the institute of physics and IRIS Adlershof:

Prof. Dr. Gabriele Travaglini from Queen Mary University London receives the Friedrich-Wilhelm Bessel Prize from the Alexander-von-Humboldt Foundation. The prize will enable him to spend one year of research at the...

Leibniz-Präsident Matthias Kleiner, Neysha Lobo Ploch, Walter Gibas, Jens Raß, Tim Kolbe (von links). Bild: Leibniz-Gemeinschaft


Adlershof start-up UVphotonics awarded with Leibniz-Gründerpreis 2016

UV photonics will bring innovative UV-LED technology to market:

FBH's start-up company UVphotonics NT GmbH has been awarded with the Leibniz-Gründerpreis (Founder Award) 2016. The prize is endowed with 50,000 Euro and is intended to help promising start-up companies with their market...


Thomas Elsaesser is the 2016 recipient of the Ellis R. Lippincott Award

Director at the Max-Born-Institute is honored for his seminal research contributions:

Thomas Elsaesser, Director at the Max-Born-Institute and Professor for Experimental Physics at Humboldt University, Berlin, receives the Ellis R. Lippincott Award for his “seminal contributions to the understanding of the...

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Younicos is among 2015’s Top Global Cleantech companies

Energy storage pioneer again recognized as innovation leader:

Younicos is among the 100 most innovative companies for green technologies around the globe. The energy storage pioneer was chosen by the prestigious Cleantech Group from almost 7,000 nominated companies as “best...

Dr. Ulrich von Hülsen (li.), Mitglied der Geschäftsleitung von Pfeiffer Vacuum, übergab den mit 1.000 Euro dotierten Preis an Dr. Andreas Mooser (re.) / Foto: G. Otto, GSI


Award for doctoral research on high-precision measurement of magnetic moment of proton

Pfeiffer Vacuum GmbH and GSI Helmholtzzentrum für Schwerionenforschung GmbH present joint doctoral candidate award:

For the second time, Pfeiffer Vacuum and GSI Helmholtzzentrum für Schwerionenforschung (GSI Helmholtz Center for Heavy Ion Research) have jointly presented a doctoral candidate award. The recipient is Dr. Andreas Mooser...