12 October 2018 · Research Highlight

Modified optical centrifuge has potential to open up new ways for the study of superrotors

Using corkscrew-shaped laser pulses, scientists at DESY have devised a sophisticated optical centrifuge that can make molecules rotate rapidly about a desired molecular axis. The innovative method opens ...

10 October 2018 · Research Highlight

“Quantum boiling” reveals relativity in atoms

In a way of “quantum boiling” with intense X-ray flashes, scientists have stripped xenon atoms of most of their electrons. The international team around DESY researcher Sang-Kil Son and Robin ...

09 October 2018 · Research Highlight

Hot aluminum etches smooth nano-holes in semiconductors

A German-French research team. including scientists from DESY, has identified surprising properties of nano-holes in semiconductor materials produced by a promising technique: In their experiments, hot ...

02 October 2018 · Research Highlight

First experiments at Europe's new X-ray laser reveal unknown structure of antibiotics killer

An international collaboration led by DESY and consisting of over 120 researchers has announced the results of the first scientific experiments at Europe's new X-ray laser European XFEL. The ...


19 Oct. 2018 - 14:00
Speaker: Ursula Keller, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Location: CFEL SR I-III (Bldg. 99)
26 Oct. 2018 - 14:00
Speaker: Wolfgang J. Parak, CHyN, Fachbereich Physik, Universität Hamburg
Location: CFEL SR I-III (Bldg. 99)
02 Nov. 2018 - 14:00
Speaker: Thors Hans Hansson, Nordita and Fysikum, Stockholm University, Sweden
Location: CFEL SR I-III (Bldg. 99)
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21 Oct. 2018 to 26 Oct. 2018
Location: FLASH SemRoom, Bldg 28c
22 Oct. 2018 to 26 Oct. 2018
Location: CSSB
05 Nov. 2018 to 06 Nov. 2018
Location: CSSB Auditorium in Bldg. 15
12 Nov. 2018 to 13 Nov. 2018
Speaker: KRYWKA, Christina, Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht
Location: Bldg 66, Seminar room
04 Dec. 2018 to 05 Dec. 2018
Location: FLASH Seminar Room
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