13 June 2019 · Research Highlight

Laser trick produces high-energy terahertz pulses

A team of scientists from DESY and the University of Hamburg has achieved an important milestone in the quest for a new type of compact particle accelerator. Using ultra-powerful pulses of laser light, ...

24 May 2019 · Research Highlight

X-rays show self-organisation of nanocrystals live

Using X-rays, a DESY research team has watched live how nanocrystals organise themselves into a highly ordered layer. The study helps to better understand the self-organisation of ...

10 May 2019 · Research Highlight

Spin waves from a microcrystal

An international team of scientists from the Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research, DESY, University of Stuttgart, Pohang University of Science and Technology POSTECH (South ...

10 May 2019

DESY mourns the loss of Wilfried Wurth

DESY mourns the loss of one of its pioneers in research at free-electron lasers: Prof. Wilfried Wurth, leading scientist of the free-electron laser FLASH and lead scientist at DESY, died suddenly and ...


24 Jun. 2019 - 14:00
Speaker: Saul Perlmutter, (Nobel Laureate) Univ. of California, Berkeley (USA)
Location: CSSB auditorium (Bldg. 15)
28 Jun. 2019 - 09:00
Speaker: Ilya SERGEEV
Location: 25b/109
28 Jun. 2019 - 14:00
Speaker: Peter Nordlander, Laboratory for Nanophotonics, Rice University, Houston, TX, USA
Location: CFEL SR I-III (Bldg. 99)
05 Jul. 2019 - 14:00
Speaker: Sabine Hossenfelder, Frankfurt Institute for Advanced Studies, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Location: CFEL SR I-III (Bldg. 99)
arrow down


25 Sep. 2019 to 26 Sep. 2019
Location: Seminarroom FLASH, Bldg. 28c
09 Oct. 2019 to 11 Oct. 2019
Location: Mauersberger Saal
arrow down