26 November 2014 · Research Highlight

DESY’s PETRA III sheds light on magnetic microvortices

Researchers at DESY have used high-speed photography to film one of the candidates for the magnetic data storage devices of the future in action. The film was taken using an ...

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. ...


Today - 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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