02 April 2019 · Research Highlight

Exotic properties of iridium compounds

Scientists at DESY’s X-ray source PETRA III and the London Centre for Nanotechnology, at University College London, have developed a new method for ...

02 April 2019 · Research Highlight

New method for imaging electronic orbitals in solids - Study at PETRA III

Orbital states are quantum mechanical constructions that describe the probability to find an electron in an atom, molecule or solid.  We know from atomic physics that ...

29 March 2019 · Research Highlight

How virtual photons alter atomic X-ray spectra

Certain X-ray optical properties of metal atoms can be controlled with the help of virtual photons. This has been demonstrated for the first time by a DESY research team at PETRA III, by using the highly ...

22 March 2019 · Research Highlight

The taming of the light screw

Scientists from DESY, the MPSD, the University of Hamburg and the CUI Cluster of Excellence create high-order harmonics from solids with controlled polarization states, taking advantage of both crystal ...

Seminars

26 Apr. 2019 - 14:00
Speaker: Karsten Reuter, Theoretical Chemistry and Catalysis Research Center, TU Munich, Germany
Location: CFEL SR I-III (Bldg. 99)
03 May. 2019 - 14:00
Speaker: Ramón Álvarez Puebla, ICREA Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Tarragona, Spain
Location: CFEL SR I-III (Bldg. 99)
10 May. 2019 - 14:00
Speaker: Steven G. Louie, University of California, Berkeley & Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory CA, USA
Location: CFEL SR I-III (Bldg. 99)
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Workshops

29 Apr. 2019 to 30 Apr. 2019
Location: FLASH Seminar room
03 Jun. 2019 to 05 Jun. 2019
Location: Seminar room
03 Jun. 2019 to 04 Jun. 2019
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