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  • Max Planck Institute for Nuclear Physics (MPIK)
    Max Planck Institute for Nuclear Physics (MPIK)
  • Profile of the first beam of argon ions in the not yet cooled CSR on March 17, 2014
    Profile of the first beam of argon ions in the not yet cooled CSR on March 17, 2014
  • View onto the CSR in November 2013
    View onto the CSR in November 2013
  • An ion with only one electron stored in a cylindrical Penning trap
    An ion with only one electron stored in a cylindrical Penning trap
  • 7 T superconducting magnet for PENTATRAP
    7 T superconducting magnet for PENTATRAP
  • A liquid-nitrogen-cooled GaAs photocathode producing cold electron beams
    A liquid-nitrogen-cooled GaAs photocathode producing cold electron beams
  • Momentum distribution of the electrons emitted in double ionization of argon
    Momentum distribution of the electrons emitted in double ionization of argon
  • A view inside a femtosecond laser
    A view inside a femtosecond laser
  • Crystal of laser-cooled ions in a cryogenic Paul trap
    Crystal of laser-cooled ions in a cryogenic Paul trap
  • A reaction microscope
    A reaction microscope
  • Wave function for two electrons in doubly excited helium
    Wave function for two electrons in doubly excited helium
  • Principle of the generation of an X-ray frequency comb by means of a laser-controlled gas
    Principle of the generation of an X-ray frequency comb by means of a laser-controlled gas
  • A matterless double slit consisting of two ultra-intense focused laser beams
    A matterless double slit consisting of two ultra-intense focused laser beams
  • Acceleration of ions (blue) by a radially polarized ultra-intensive laser beam (red)
    Acceleration of ions (blue) by a radially polarized ultra-intensive laser beam (red)
  • Scheme of the QED contributions to the magnetic moment of a bound electron
    Scheme of the QED contributions to the magnetic moment of a bound electron
  • Tunnel ionization of a highly charged ion at relativistic laser intensities
    Tunnel ionization of a highly charged ion at relativistic laser intensities
  • Prospected arrangement of telescopes in the CTA arrays
    Prospected arrangement of telescopes in the CTA arrays
  • View of the full H.E.S.S. array with the four 12 m telescopes and the new 28 m H.E.S.S. II telescope
    View of the full H.E.S.S. array with the four 12 m telescopes and the new 28 m H.E.S.S. II telescope
  • Image of a particle cascade viewed simultaneously by all five H.E.S.S. telescopes
    Image of a particle cascade viewed simultaneously by all five H.E.S.S. telescopes
  • A proton-lead collision observed by the LHCb detector
    A proton-lead collision observed by the LHCb detector
  • Predictions of the turbulent magnetic field excited ahead of a shock front
    Predictions of the turbulent magnetic field excited ahead of a shock front
  • Integration of the acrylic vessels in the Double Chooz detector
    Integration of the acrylic vessels in the Double Chooz detector
  • Construction principle of the Nucifer detector
    Construction principle of the Nucifer detector
  • Elementary particles of the Standard Model and their hypothetical supersymmetric and seesaw partners
    Elementary particles of the Standard Model and their hypothetical supersymmetric and seesaw partners
  • View into the GERDA cryostat with veto system partially immersed into the liquid argon
    View into the GERDA cryostat with veto system partially immersed into the liquid argon
  • Photomultipliers for XENON1T in a support structure for cooling tests
    Photomultipliers for XENON1T in a support structure for cooling tests
  • Annihilation tracks of antiprotons in an emulsion detector
    Annihilation tracks of antiprotons in an emulsion detector
  • CAD drawing of the laser photodetachment line (ASTROLAB project)
    CAD drawing of the laser photodetachment line (ASTROLAB project)
  • Geometrical realization of solar neutrino mixing through the golden ratio
    Geometrical realization of solar neutrino mixing through the golden ratio

The Max-Planck-Institut für Kernphysik (MPIK, Max Planck Institute for Nuclear Physics), one of 83 institutes and research establishments of the Max-Planck-Gesellschaft (Max Planck Society), focuses its both experimental and theoretical basic research activities on the fields of Astroparticle Physics and Quantum Dynamics.

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27.08.14

Der Ursprung der Solarenergie

Borexino schaut zu, wie in der Sonne Protonen verschmelzen


12.08.14

Elektronen-Umverteilung destabilisiert hochgeladenes Molekül

Forscher des Heidelberger Max-Planck-Instituts für...


28.07.14

Fällt Antimaterie nach oben?

Moiré-Deflektometer misst auf Antiprotonen wirkende Kraft


14.07.14

Meike Janko erhält Azubipreis der MPG

Erneuter Erfolg der Feinmechanik-Ausbildung am MPIK