News

Category: News

The Wilhelm and Else Heraeus Foundation has generously approved a workshop on quantum electron optics, which we are organizing together with Profs. Ady Arie (Tel Aviv) and Nahid Talebi (Kiel). This workshop will thus become the 770th WE Heraeus seminar to be held in Israel in June 2022. Application ...

Category: News

A defense under very special circumstances, via Zoom -- everything went well, in terms of content anyway, and technically there were only two minimal hiccups. Constanze Gerner defended her dissertation with great success in a very lively defense despite the purely virtual meeting. The Zoom reception...

Category: News

Strict anti-virus propagation measures have again forced an apparently rather boring defense, but in terms of content this has not detracted from the matter: Norbert Schönenberger has defended his dissertation with great success. Congratulations!

Category: News

Our long-time partner and frequent and especially welcome guest in Erlangen Mark Stockman PhD DSc, Regents Professor of Physics and Director of the Center for Nano Optics at Georgia State University, died on November 11th at the age of 73 years. Professor Stockman left his mark on entire fields of p...

Category: News

Strong and extremely relevant work from the MPI for Chemistry: a calculator that helps to estimate the risk of infection when a highly infectious carrier of Covid-19 is sitting in a room: https://www.mpic.de/4747361/risk-calculator Especially for the face-to-face teaching for our freshmen, it ...

Category: News

Our former group members Dr. Christian Heide and Urs Häusler have each received an Ohm Prize from the FAU Physics Department for their outstanding dissertation or master thesis. Congratulations! The award ceremony will be held by the department once at least small celebrations will be allowed again.