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Under the current corona protection conditions it is again hardly imaginable, but in September it was possible: We spent two and a half wonderful and highly interesting days at Hirschberg Castle in the pretty Altmühltal valley, to bring each other up to date and to be able to discuss our science in ...

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Our former PhD student Christian Heide, now a postdoc at Stanford, made it to the final of the Quantum Future Award of the BMBF with his doctoral thesis. This already ranks his work among the five best. The final will take place on November 6th with 3-minute summaries of the finalists and will be br...

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The quantum coherent interaction of light with swift electrons represents the foundation of the fast-moving field of laser-based electron beam control including one of our major research projects of dielectric laser acceleration. In this work, we introduce the concept of intra-cycle interference, wh...

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Congratulations to Dr. Tafel on the excellent defence of his dissertation! The well-deserved refreshment after the successful examination he was able to take off his doctoral cap right away.

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Congratulations to DR. Timo Paschen, who defended his doctoral thesis with great success - and that in Corona times without an audience. But all four participants allowed in the room never got bored.  The doctor's hat was even specially equipped with anti-corona spacers.

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This is a great success for Prof. Martin Hundhausen, senior academic councillor in our institute: He has just been elected to the Erlangen city council. Congratulations -- and good luck for the city politics with lots of physical expertise!

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Prof. Dr. Lothar Ley, who held this chair until not too many years ago, has been named an "outstanding referee" by the American Physical Society APS - a distinction that highlights his particularly great and helpful commitment in the review process of the journals published by APS. Amongst these are...

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Congratulations to DR. Christian Heide on defending his thesis --  with distinction!