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Laser pulse creates exotic order in quantum material

Researchers from the MPI for Multidisciplinary Sciences in Göttingen, in collaboration with colleagues from Kiel University, have now successfully created a state in a crystalline material that – similar to the structure of liquid crystals – can be described as neither clearly liquid nor clearly crystalline. more

Research in quadrillionths of a second

Claus Ropers’ Department of Ultrafast Dynamics applies innovative methods to investigate electronic, structural, and magnetic processes in solids, nanostructures, and on surfaces. Variety to the daily laboratory life brings the team with a wide range of ventures and creative ideas. more

New quantum technology combines free electrons and photons

Scientists at our institute, together with colleagues from Switzerland, succeeded in generating controlled electron-photon pairs in an electron microscope. The study’s findings expand the toolbox of quantum technology. more

ERC Advanced Grants for Hannelore Ehrenreich and Claus Ropers

The European Research Council (ERC) funds the two researchers from our institute with around 2.5 million euros each. 1,735 scientists applied for the ERC Advanced Grants, 253 of them succeeded in the competition for the best research projects. more

New laser technology for electron microscopes

Researchers from Göttingen and Switzerland have manipulated an electron beam using an optical microchip for the first time. Their experiments open the way to new quantum mechanical measurement methods in electron microscopy. (in German) more

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