25 October 2021 · Research Highlight

New yttrium carbide with unusual carbon groups was characterised at PETRA III

The main feature of organic chemistry is the exceptional variety of compounds that have arisen due to the ability of carbon atoms to combine with each other/bind together in unlimited ...

19 October 2021 · Research Highlight

Atmosphere has strong influence on stability of novel solar cells

An international team of scientists led by the Technical University of Munich (TUM) has used PETRA III to observe for ...

04 October 2021 · Research Highlight

Unprecedented view of a single catalyst nanoparticle at work

A DESY-led research team has been using high-intensity X-rays to observe a single catalyst nanoparticle at work. The experiment has revealed for the first time how the chemical composition of the surface ...

01 October 2021

FLASH2020+: Lucas Schaper Takes Over as Head of the Project

The FLASH2020+ project is DESY’s latest upgrade for the free-electron laser FLASH. Many technological improvements will increase the flexibility of the machine and enable the ...