Science Year 2019


Eye catcher

Public Events

You’d like to look behind the scenes of a large research center and be present while live experiments are being conducted? Every year, we organize numerous events for young and old. Come visit us!


Dresdner Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften am 14. Juni 2019: Das HZDR im Hörsaalzentrum der TU Dresden 2 ©Copyright: HZDR/Stephan Floss

Safe-the-Date | Dresden Science Night

The Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR) will again participate in the "Dresdner Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften" (Dresden Long Night of Sciences) in 2020. In the "Hörsaalzentrum" of the Technical University of Dresden, the "Uniklinikum" as well as the "Felsenkeller" the focus will be on experiments and simulations, a program for children and young people and lectures.


June 25, 2019

European Forum for Science, Research and InnovationEuropean Forum for Science, Research and Innovation

The Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf brought together grant recipients of the European Research Council (ERC) from the Czech Republic, Poland and Saxony in Dresden for a scientific symposium on June 25, 2019. At the one-day event at the Hygiene Museum, the scientists presented the latest findings from their ERC projects in the following areas: Environment, Health, Material Sciences, and Data and Information.

Impressions of the conference

Video of the conference

June 22, 2019

Nacht der Wissenschaft und Wirtschaft 2017Night of Science in Freiberg

The team in Freiberg introduced our Helmholtz Institute Freiberg for Resource Technology at Clemens-Winkler-Bau, TU Bergakademie Freiberg.

June 14, 2019

Dresden Long Night of Science Dresden Science Night

HZDR scientists presented their work at the following locations: Hörsaalzentrum TU Dresden | OncoRay - National Center for Radiation Research in Oncology | Medizinisch-Theoretisches Zentrum at the University Hospital Dresden | Felsenkeller Dresden.

March 28, 2019

Girls' & Boys' Day 2013Girls' | Boys' Day

The Career Day for girls and boys provides new perspectives in planning one’s career and life. You’ll find detailed information and the registration forms online at and at

June 22, 2018

Leipziger Lange Nacht der WissenschaftenLong Night of Sciences in Leipzig

Our Research Site Leipzig develops molecular probes for the diagnosis of neurodegenerative diseases. Radioactivity also helps conduct geoscientific research to investigate the transport of (harmful) substances in the environment. You found us in the Wissenschaftspark Leipzig.

June 9, 2018

 66Open House Day 2018

After a two-year break, the Open House Day will be back again – around 100 labs and experimental stations are available for all interested visitors. There are interesting presentations, experiments to participate in, and physics to experience hands-on as well as many novel attractions for both young and old research fans.