17 July 2018 · Research Highlight

High-pressure experiments allow the spread of seismic waves to be observed in the mineral ferropericlase

Scientists have used a new experimental approach at PETRA III to simulate the way in which seismic waves propagate within a sample, while closely observing the changes taking place inside the ...

28 June 2018 · Research Highlight

Scientists image millions of nerve cells with the help of PETRA III

A team of researchers from Göttingen has successfully applied a special variant of X-ray imaging to brain tissue. With the combination of high-resolution measurements at DESY's X-ray ...

15 June 2018

DESY and European XFEL will host the prestigious SRI2021 conference in Hamburg

Scientists from the light source facilities around the world are set to meet in Hamburg in 2021. Supported by Hamburg Convention Bureau, DESY and European XFEL have won the ...

06 June 2018 · Research Highlight

New insight into the transition zone of the Earth’s interior

Just like graphite turns to diamond under high pressure and temperature, many other minerals transform under extreme conditions in the Earth's interior. Scientists from DESY, worked ...


23 Jul. 2018 - 11:00
Speaker: Phillip Donald Keathley, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA
23 Jul. 2018 - 13:15
Speaker: Neetesh Singh, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA
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15 Jul. 2018 to 20 Jul. 2018
Location: Foyer etc. (Grand Elysée Hotel Hamburg)
20 Jul. 2018 - 08:00
Speaker: Dr. DUESTERER, Stefan, DESY
Location: Bldg. 1b, seminar room 4a
03 Sep. 2018 to 07 Sep. 2018
Location: tba
21 Oct. 2018 to 26 Oct. 2018
Location: FLASH SemRoom, Bldg 28c
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