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HZDR Research Sites
In addition to its headquarters in Dresden, the Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf has three other research sites.
The Helmholtz Institute Freiberg for Resource Technology, founded in August 2011, is being set up by scientists of HZDR and TU Bergakademie Freiberg.
Director: Prof. Jens Gutzmer
Scientists carry out research on new technologies for exploration, extraction and exploitation of mineral and metal-containing raw materials.
The Research Site Leipzig is operated by scientists working at the Institutes of Resource Ecology and Radiopharmaceutical Cancer Research.
Research topics: Transport of (toxic) substances in geological systems and molecular probes for the diagnosis of neurodegenerative diseases
Rossendorf Beamline at ESRF
Synchrotron Radiation for Materials Research and Radiochemistry
Head: Dr. Andreas Scheinost
Operation of the Rossendorf Beamline at the European Synchrotron Radiation Facility (ESRF) in Grenoble, France. Two measurement facilities for materials research and for radiochemical experiments are available.