10 August 2016 · Research Highlight

When magnetism meets topology

By using resonant magnetic X-ray scattering a team of researchers from the London Centre for Nanotechnology, the University of Oxford, DESY and collaborators, has ...

18 July 2016 · Research Highlight

Scientists X-ray the most abundant mineral of Earth

Using DESY's bright X-ray light source PETRA III, a team of scientists has discovered unexpected facts about the most abundant mineral on Earth. The mineral bridgmanite ...

07 July 2016

New focused ion beam strengthens nano and high-pressure science

A new “nano scalpel” enables scientists at DESY to prepare samples or materials with nanometre precision while following the process with a scanning electron ...

27 June 2016 · Research Highlight

Study at PETRA III: Arsenic accumulates in the nuclei of plants’ cells

Toxic arsenic initially accumulates in the nuclei of plants’ cells. This has been revealed by an X-ray examination of the aquatic plant rigid hornwort ...


26 Aug. 2016 - 14:00
Speaker: Hiroshi Sekiguchi, Japan Synchrotron Research Institute (JASRI/SPring-8)
Location: E1.173
02 Sep. 2016 - 10:00
Speaker: Francesco De Carlo, APS, Argonne National Laboratory
Location: CFEL Seminarroom 1
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14 Sep. 2016 to 16 Sep. 2016
Location: FLASH Seminar room
14 Sep. 2016 - 17:00
Location: Petra III Experimental hall (Bldg. 46g)
16 Nov. 2016 to 18 Nov. 2016
14 Dec. 2016 to 16 Dec. 2016
Location: tba
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