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Hydrogen as a Climate-neutral Fue

A team of researchers from Freie Universität Berlin, the University of Bochum, and the University of Linz has succeeded in observing the transfer of protons in a hydrogenase reaction.

Dec 13, 2019

Thermal Machines in the Quantum World

A new  research unit headed by Freie Universität is dedicated to quantum thermodynamics and aims at realizing and exploring thermal machines in the quantum world .

Oct 25, 2019

Artificial Intelligence for Physics Research

Scientists at Freie Universität Berlin develop a deep learning method to solve a fundamental problem in statistical physics

Sep 10, 2019

Federal Ministry supports physicists creating a „time machine for materials science” at BESSY II

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Kuch heads the projects together with two physicists from Martin-Luther-Universität Halle and TU Munich. The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research has granted the project around two million euros.

Sep 01, 2019

A Quantum Hologram

Theoretical physicists from Jens Eisert's research group developed a new approach that helps us better understand the existence of dualities between quantum physics and gravity.

Aug 13, 2019

Biophysicists have demonstrated structural changes of a photosynthetic protein in four dimensions

A recent Nature Communications publication of several Collaborative Research Centre "Protonation Dynamics in Protein Function" (SFB 1078) projects sheds light into how light energy is converted into a change in protein structure. 

Aug 01, 2019

Our learning space, the “Library without Books” offered a stage to the Federal Minister Peter Altmaier for his dialogue with academic entrepreneurs.

Peter Altmaier, Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy, chose our "Library without Books" for his dialogue event at the Freie Universität Berlin. On June 13, 2019, he spoke with young entrepreneurs about technical innovations, digital business, and funding opportunities for new start-ups.

Jun 13, 2019

Award for Klaus Möbius

Professor of Physics Klaus Möbius receives a prestigious Russian award for outstanding scientific achievements in the field of chemical and biochemical physics.

Apr 29, 2019

Between Femtoseconds and Years

ERC Advanced Grant from European Research Council for Prof. Dr. Roland Netz

Mar 28, 2019

Official Certification for Technology of the Future

A project spearheaded by physicist Jens Eisert is part of a European flagship program, which has received about one billion euros in funding.

Mar 27, 2019