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 ...

01 June 2016 · Research Highlight

Ironing out the mystery of Earth’s magnetic field

The earth's magnetic field has been existing for at least 3.4 billion years thanks to the low heat conduction capability of iron in the planet's core. This is the ...

12 May 2016 · Research Highlight

Analysis reveals promising approach in the battle against resistant bacteria

Together with colleagues from Brazil and China, Hamburg scientists working on DESY’s X-ray light sources PETRA III have developed a promising approach for outsmarting ...

10 May 2016 · Research Highlight

X-ray study reveals ultrafast dynamics of photoactive yellow protein

Using a high-speed X-ray camera, an international team of scientist including researchers from DESY has revealed the ultrafast response of a biosensor to light. The study, ...


01 Jul. 2016 - 14:00
Speaker: Edward A. Hinds, Imperial College London, United Kingdom
Location: CFEL, Bldg. 99
08 Jul. 2016 - 14:00
Speaker: Stephanie Reich, Freie Universität Berlin, Fachbereich Physik, Berlin
Location: CFEL, Bldg. 99
15 Jul. 2016 - 14:00
Speaker: Peter Hamm, Universität Zürich, Switzwerland
Location: CFEL, Bldg. 99
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