24 November 2014 · Research Highlight

Characterization of X-ray flashes open new perspectives of the nano cosm

Ultra-short and extremely strong X-ray flashes, as produced by free-electron lasers, are opening the door to a hitherto unknown world. Scientists als from DESY are using ...

18 November 2014 · Research Highlight

Scientists X-ray tiny organelles of bacteria

Led by Uppsala University an international team of scientists, also from DESY, has developed a high-throughput method of imaging biological particles using the LCLS X-ray ...

05 November 2014 · Research Highlight

PETRA III: Researchers watch layers of buckyballs grow

Using DESY's ultrabright X-ray source PETRA III, researchers have observed in real-time how football-shaped carbon molecules arrange themselves into ultra-smooth layers. ...

04 November 2014 · Research Highlight

X-ray vision of photosynthesis at PETRA III

Photosynthesis is one of the most important processes in nature. The complex method by which all green plants harvest sunlight and thereby produce the oxygen in our air is ...


26 Nov. 2014 - 19:00
Speaker: Edgar Weckert, DESY
Location: Auditorium
28 Nov. 2014 - 14:00
Speaker: Gerd Schönhense, Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz
Location: DESY Auditorium, Bldg. 05
02 Dec. 2014 - 14:00
Speaker: George Jackeli, University of Stuttgart & MPI for Solid State Research
Location: CFEL, SR IV, 01.111
05 Dec. 2014 - 14:00
Speaker: Ken Schafer, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Louisiana State University, USA
Location: CFEL bdlg. 99, seminar rooms I-III. ground floor
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