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Press Release of 23.11.2015

Nanomagnets: Creating order out of chaos

Scientists from the Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR) have engraved nanoscale magnets directly into a layer of material. For the fabrication of these nanomagnetic devices the researcheres proposed the use of ion beams. An ultra-fine beam consisting …


News of 12.11.2015

Mikroorganismen im Endlager

In der Forschung zu möglichen Endlagern für radioaktive Abfälle stehen erstmals Bakterien im Brennpunkt eines EU-Programms. Von Juni 2015 bis Mai 2019 nimmt MIND (Microbiology in Nuclear Waste Disposal, Deutsch: Mikrobiologie im Endlager für radioaktive Abfälle) unter die Lupe, ob …


Press Release of 27.10.2015

Graphene flakes as an ultra-fast stopwatch

Scientists at the Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR), working with colleagues from the USA and Germany, have developed a new optical detector from graphene which reacts very rapidly to incident light of all different wavelengths and even works at room temperature. It …



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Cancer Research in Dresden

Interdisciplinary research is essential to make progress in the fight against cancer. A close cooperation therefore connects the HZDR with the University Hospital and the Technical University of Dresden at the jointly operated OncoRay center. The three institutions also form a consortium that will expand Dresden to a partner site of the National Center for Tumor Diseases (NCT).More

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