News selected per division ...

Blaum     Hinton     Keitel     Lindner     Pfeifer

All News

H--Antiproton-Waage.png

Matter/antimatter symmetry and “antimatter clock” studied at once

In Nature, the BASE collaboration at CERN reports on the world's most accurate comparison between protons and antiprotons: The charge-to-mass ratios…

Read more
GraphicAbstract_PMT.png

Explosion in a biomolecule

When cells are exposed to ionising radiation, more destructive chain reactions may occur than previously thought. An international team led by…

Read more
Grafik-gr.jpg

Quantum algorithms bring ions to a standstill

Laser beams can do more than just heat things up; they can cool them down too. That is nothing new for physicists who have devoted themselves to…

Read more
TOP10.jpg

MPIK twice among the finalists for “Breakthrough of the Year 2021“

Both the work on coherent control of nuclear excitations with suitably shaped X-ray light and the new method for sympathetic laser cooling of protons…

Read more
Voelk.jpg

Honorary doctorate for Heinrich Völk

The Max Planck Institute for Nuclear Physics congratulates Prof. Dr. Heinrich Völk on the award of an honorary doctorate by the Siberian Branch of the…

Read more
Adriana_Palffy-11.jpg

Adriana Pálffy-Buß appointed to the University of Würzburg

PD Dr. Adriana Pálffy-Buß has accepted an appointment to a W2 professorship in theoretical quantum information and quantum optics at…

Read more
200527_Anne_Harth_Foehr_0056.jpg

Professorship for Anne Harth

Dr. Anne Harth, head of a junior research group in the Pfeifer department at MPIK, has accepted a professorship for “Computational Optics & Light…

Read more
3G-Bild.png

3G Rule at MPIK

Wednesday, 24 November 2021, the 3G rule to reduce the incidence of infection goes into effect.

Employers and employees must carry certificates of…

Read more
AndreasWolf.jpg

Andreas Wolf receives Dieter Möhl Medal

Andreas Wolf received a Dieter Möhl Medal 2021 for “his pioneering work in the use of low energy electron coolers in merging electron beams for atomic…

Read more
wordcloud-nupanel.jpg

Status and perspectives of neutrino research

IUPAP Neutrino White Paper published.

Read more
KBR-collage-engl_4to3.jpg

CONUS narrows the scope for “new physics”

There are a number of reasons why the Standard Model of particle physics is not considered to be complete. One very interesting option here is the…

Read more
PeterMicke.jpg

Dissertation Prize of DPG for Peter Micke

For his dissertation and lecture entitled „Quantum Logic Spectroscopy of Highly Charged Ions“, Dr. Peter Micke has been awarded the Dissertation Prize…

Read more
Dr_Klaus_Blaum_54A3951_4-3-Ausschnitt.jpg

A passion for precision

The Otto Hahn Prize 2021 goes to Klaus Blaum of the Max Planck Institute for Nuclear Physics in Heidelberg. The award is endowed with 50,000 euros and…

Read more
Sn-In-nuclidechart.png

Revealing the secrets of an exotic nucleus

The exotic nucleus tin-100 is challenging to access experimentally, but ab initio calculations provide reliable results. This is shown by new…

Read more
VAUQSI-Ionenfalle.jpg

New BMBF quantum technology project VAUQSI launched at MPIK

The quantum technology project Many-Frequency Control of Ultrastable Qubits in Superconducting Ion Traps (Viel-Frequenz-Ansteuerung Ultrastabiler…

Read more
JonasKarthein-profile-picture.png

DPG Dissertation Prize for Jonas Karthein

For his PhD thesis on "Next-Generation Mass Spectrometry of Exotic Isotopes and Isomers" Dr. Jonas Karthein was awarded the Dissertation Prize of…

Read more
protonen-kuehlung_fallensystem_bohman_smorra.JPG

In the trap: new cooling method for charged particles

For the first time, physicists have successfully implemented a new method for cooling protons using laser-cooled ions – here beryllium ions. The…

Read more
supraleitendeFalle.png

Novel superconducting trap for precise frequency measurements

The group led by José Crespo López-Urrutia at MPIK in collaboration with the Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt has built and successfully tested a…

Read more
210818_MPG_Azubildenden-Preis_2021_Jason_Mather_Foehr_0002.jpg

Azubipreis der MPG für Jason Mather

Preisverleihung am MPIK in kleinem Kreis

Read more
Pentatrap_Re-Os_en.png

Important measuring method of neutrino physics on the test bench

With precise mass measurements and highly accurate calculations, a team led by MPI for Nuclear Physics has now succeeded in independently testing the…

Read more